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Monthly Archives: April 2015


Situation in Eastern Ukraine on April 29

Situation in Eastern Ukraine on April 29

Situation in zone of anti-terrorist operation in Eastern Ukraine was difficult on April 29. Russia-backed forces kept violating Minsk agreement and shelled positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces. Illegal armed groups used mortars of 120 mm caliber. This weapon is prohibited by Minsk agreements. Terrorists also fired using small arms, grenade launchers, sniper rifles etc. For […]

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Yarosh informs that conflict of the Right Sector and the Armed Forces has been concluded

Yarosh informs that conflict of the Right Sector and the Armed Forces has been concluded

Leader of the Right Sector Dmytro Yarosh informs that conflict between volunteer corpus and Ukrainian Armed Forces has been settled down. He wrote about this on his Facebook. ‘Hard day has passed. Kremlin’s provocation in order to knock together army and volunteers of the Right Sector has been neutralized’. Yarosh says that in course of […]

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Hospital conditions for Savchenko are worse than in jail, lawyers will demand to return her to prison

Hospital conditions for Savchenko are worse than in jail, lawyers will demand to return her to prison.

Recently Nadia Savchenko has been delivered to Moscow Hospital #20 due to her fragile health. Her lawyer Illya Novikov informed that conditions in the hospital are worth than in prison. According to him, Nadia’s palate is on the 4th floor and windows are barred. There is not enough light and fresh air, walks and meeting […]

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Savchenko will eat before court sessions

Savchenko will eat before court sessions

Savchenko’s lawyer Illya Novikov says she will ‘starve selectively’ and consume some food before court sessions. Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko is illegally kept in Moscow prison on accusations of involvement in murder of two Russian journalists in summer 2014. On Tuesday Savchenko was transferred from prison to city clinical hospital #20. Russian BBC informs that […]

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More than 300 hectares of woods burnt in Chernobyl zone

More than 300 hectares of woods burnt in Chernobyl zone

Fires in Chernobyl zone began on April 28 at 12.45 on the territory of forestry ‘Chernobyl Forest’. State Emergency Service informs this. Fires spread across forestry territories in exclusion zone and near evicted settlements of Buryakivka, Rudnya-Illinytska, Glynka and Lubyanka. 320 hectares of territory burned in total. 51 vehicles and 305 people were involved in […]

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Situation in Eastern Ukraine on April 28

Situation in Eastern Ukraine on April 28

April 28 in zone of anti-terrorist operation was restless as well as previous days. In general, in period from midnight of April 28 to midnight of April 29 positions of Ukrainian Forces were shelled about 60 times, there were two armed clashes.   From midnight to 06.00 pm, April 28 The first part of the […]

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Shyrokine village – hot spot in ATO zone

Shyrokine village – hot spot in ATO zone

Press center of anti-terrorist operation published photos made in village of Shyrokine, near Mariupol in Eastern Ukraine. This village is one of hot spots in Donbas. The settlement is shelled every day by Russia-backed fighters. Local streets are stuffed with explosive items, ammunition, mines. Almost all private houses and infrastructure objects are seriously damaged. Source: […]

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The Right Sector refuses to hand over weapons and wants to continue negotiations with presidential Administration

The Right Sector at Presidential Administration

  Today about 300 members of volunteer Ukrainian corpus The Right Sector conduct meeting at presidential Administration in Kyiv. The Right Sector at Presidential Administration The reason for this protest is encirclement of their base in Dniproptrovsk oblast by Ukrainian servicemen and demand to hand over their weapons. Press secretary of the Right Sector Artem […]

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Ukrainian serviceman became first full cavalier of order of Bogdan Khmelnytsky

Ukrainian serviceman - full cavalier of order of Bogdan Khmelnytsky

Ukrainian paratrooper has become first full cavalier of order of Bogdan Khmelnystky in history of our country. On April 25 president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko awarded commander of first battalion of 79-th separate airborne brigade of Ukrainian Armed Forces Maksym Myrgorodskiy (call sign Mike, Майк) with first class of this order. Lieutenant colonel Maksym Myrgorodskiy […]

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Journalist published record of DNR ‘elite’ talking about tortured Ukrainian prisoner

DNR ‘elite’ talking about to tortured Ukrainian prisoner

There has appeared another evidence of war crimes committed in self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic. Journalist of Ukrainian TV channel 1+1 has got evidence that fighters in DNR torture and kill Ukrainian servicemen. Journalist Andriy Tsaplienko published record of telephone conversation in which so-called officials of DNR decide how to hide traces of torture on the […]

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