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Monthly Archives: June 2015


Lawyers published materials of the interrogation of the “LNR leader” Plotnitsky on the case of Savchenko

Lawyers published materials of the interrogation of the "LNR leader" Plotnitsky on the case of Savchenko

Lawyers published the first materials of the criminal case against Nadia Savchenko. Feigin said this on his website. ‘So, we’ll publish the first material of the criminal case against Nadia Savchenko. This is a testimony of the leader of the unrecognized Luhansk People’s Republic Igor Plotnitskiy. His readings are directly related to the events of […]

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Abandoned Shyrokine guarded by Azov regiment – photo reportage

Abandoned Shyrokine

Active hostilities continue in village of Shyrokine near Mariupol. According to latest data from OSCE, all locals have abandoned the settlement. More than 80% of buildings in Shyrokino have been destroyed. This village is on e of the hottest spots in the conflict zone, provocations from the side of terrorist fighters take place every day. […]

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Years of productive friendly relations between Russia and NATO

Years of productive friendly relations between Russia and NATO

Currently Russian propaganda actively portrays NATO as an aggressive enemy threatening security and national interests of the Federation. Here is information about cooperation and friendly relations that existed between Russia and NATO before 2014 in infographics by Ukraine Crisis Media Center. It is interesting to observe how Russian Federation suffers some memory problem because the […]

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Bandura and button accordion cover of Moonlight Sonata

Bandura and button accordion cover of Moonlight Sonata

There are many covers and versions of Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata, but the world might has never seen it like that. The cover is performed by B&B project. This time they added intricate sand painting which adds a love story to the tune. This young Ukrainian collective was formed in March 2015. Their aim is to […]

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June 28 – Day of Constitution in Ukraine

June 28 – Day of Constitution in Ukraine

Today Ukraine celebrates Day of Constitution. This state holiday was established in the constitution itself and it is celebrated annually in order to honor adoption of Constitution of Independent Ukraine. The country’s Basic Law was adopted on June 28, 1996 during the 5th session of Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine of the second convocation. The Constitution […]

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Balance between war and peace in Donbas and EU is one milestone closer to Ukraine

Balance between war and peace in Donbas and EU is one milestone closer to Ukraine

Upcoming holidays of politicians in the Old and New World force to seek new ways to resolve conflict in Donbas. Latest PACE session can be called successful for Ukraine. NATO as well continues its line of support for Ukraine in this conflict with Russia. Here is opinion of political scientist, Unian journalist Eugene Magda. Balance […]

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The joint military training of Ukrainian units with Canadian instructors will start this fall

The joint military training of Ukrainian units with Canadian instructors will start this fall

The training of the Armed Forces of Ukraine with military instructors from Canada will begin this fall. This was discussed during the meeting of Minister of Defense of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak and the Minister of National Defense of Canada Jason Kenney. The meeting has been held today at the International Center for Peacemaking and Safety […]

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General Prosecutor’s Office of the Russian Federation called illegal transfer of Crimea to Ukraine in 1954

General Prosecutor's Office of the Russian Federation called illegal transfer of Crimea to Ukraine in 1954

The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office stated that the decision transferring the now occupied Crimea from the RSFSR to the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic does not comply with the Constitution. This is stated in the reply of the General Prosecutor of Russia to the relevant inquiry of the chairman of the party «Fair Russia» Sergei Mironov. […]

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More than 90 cases of shelling during the last day

More than 90 cases of shelling on June 26-27

On June 26 Russia-backed fighters increased their fire activity throughout the contact line. During the last 24 hours fighters carried out 91 armed provocations in Donbas. This is informed by Unian with reference to press service of anti-terrorist operation. 55 cases of shelling were registered near Donetsk city. Settlements of Pisky, Krasnogorivka, Avdiivka, Pervomaiske, Maryinka […]

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War note trailer

War note trailer

#Babylon’13 creates a film about war in Ukraine. In order to make it they plan to collect video materials about warfighters, volunteers and soldiers filmed on any possible device starting from mobile phone up to camera. The aim of this film is to show what is happening in Donbas. Film creators also search for video […]

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