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Monthly Archives: March 2015


 Nadia Savchenko: ‘I will hear your voices even through walls!’

 Nadia Savchenko: ‘I will hear your voices even through walls!’

Today, on March 27, Nadia Savchenko has written another letter to give thanks to people supporting her during Moscow court hearing on March 26, 2015. ‘I thank to all who came to my trial yesterday on March 26, 2015. When I was led back to jail #1 in police van I heard you shouting ‘Nadia, […]

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National Guard – one year after creation

National Guard – one year after creation

On March 26 Ukraine celebrated the Day of the National Guard for the first time. What have they achieved since then? During one year of its existence National Guard has made huge contribution in fight against Russian aggression in Eastern Ukraine. Soldiers helped restoring peace in liberated territories as well. National Guard of Ukraine operates […]

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If full-scale hostilities resume ATO veterans will return to armed forces in a matter of hours

If full-scale hostilities resume ATO veterans will return to armed forces in a matter of hours

In case full-scale hostilities in Eastern Ukraine resume veterans of anti-terrorist operation will return to armed forces in matter of hours. Spokesperson of the General Staff Vladyslav Selezniov informed this. According to him, the first part of military reserve will be formed of demobilized soldiers. According to the law ‘On amendments to Law of Ukraine […]

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Witness of Nemtsov murder says the killed looked not like arrested Dadayev

Witness of Nemtsov murder says the killed looked not like arrested Dadayev

The testimonials given by Nemtsov murder suspect Dadayev aren’t confirmed by the direct witness of crime scene. Another witness appeared in criminal proceeding on murder of Russian oppositionist politician Boris Nemtsov. According to new spread by Russian mass media, Ukrainian model Anna Durytska wasn’t the only witness of murder of Boris Nemtsov. At the time […]

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Prime-Minister Yatseniuk questioned about money theft in government

Prime-Minister Yatseniuk questioned about money theft in government

  Criminal proceeding on the facts of abuse of power in Ukrainian Government has been started. Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatseniuk will give testimonials in criminal case on money theft in government. Prosecutor General of Ukraine Viktor Shokin informed this. ‘We added to Unified Register of Pre-trial Investigations a criminal proceeding on abuse of […]

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UA positions shelled 8 times this night

UA positions shelled 8 times this night

On the night from March 26 to March 27 positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces in Eastern Ukraine were shelled 8 times. Press-center of anti-terrorist operation informs that intensity of shelling has decreased, however, terrorists keep using heavy artillery. For example, in Donetsk direction at 08.45 pm fighters used 120 mm mortars to shell positions of […]

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ATO forces destroyed staff of fighters near Mariupol

ATO forces destroyed staff of fighters near Mariupol

Forces of anti-terrorist operation destroyed staff and tank of Russia-backed fighters of ‘Donetsk People’s Republic’ in the village of Shyrokine near Mariupol. Fighters of volunteer regiment ‘Azov’ destroyed Russian tank and building of DNR staff in village of Shyrokine. Previously it was informed that pro-Russian fighters conducted provocative shelling of Ukrainian servicemen. In Mariupol direction […]

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21 civilians wounded in blown up bus in Artemivsk

21 civilians wounded in blown up bus in Artemivsk

  Yesterday, on March 25, bus which followed the route ‘Artemivsk – Horlivka’ blew up on mine. At 08.30 pm there came information that the bus which transported people from Artemivsk to Horlivka blew up on a mine. The driver wanted to bypass the checkpoint and drove onto the dirt road. The vehicle blew up […]

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Another humanitarian convoy goes to Ukraine

Another humanitarian convoy goes to Ukraine

Russian Federation has sent another so-called humanitarian convoy for Ukraine. Another humanitarian convoy has been sent to Ukrainian Donbas without previous agreement with international organizations. According to Russian news agency TASS, the truck have already arrived to the territory which is not controlled by Ukrainian government. Russian side claims that the main loads of trucks […]

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Who implements Minsk protocol?  

Who implements Minsk protocol?  

Russia backed fighters often accuse Ukrainian armed forces of disrupting Minsk protocol The infographics above aims to display real situation with implementation of Minsk protocol by the both sides of conflict. The point # 2 of Minsk agreements says that both sides of conflict should withdraw their military equipment at equal distance in order to […]

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