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Monthly Archives: June 2015


KillHouse – serious training for those who go to war

KillHouse – serious training for those who go to war

In course of this year many Ukrainian soldiers got serious wounds, damaged their health significantly. Still, even if they cannot participate in hostilities directly, there are many other things they can do to help. The experience they have is huge, they have seen the war from inside and can help many people to learn how […]

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Extraordinary exhibition of soldiers’ artwork in Ivano-Frankivsk

‘Journeys of ‘Creative Kryjivka’: creative kilometers’

‘Bastion’ gallery in Ivano-Frankivsk exhibits artwork made by soldiers after rehabilitation in Carpathians. Radiosviboda reports this. The exhibition is called ‘Journeys of ‘Creative Kryjivka’: creative kilometers’ and it displays artwork made by soldiers only. Kryjivka is a special hiding place under ground used by Ukrainian Insurgent Army in early 20 c. Ukrainian servicemen were on […]

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War romantics – photo reportage

War romantics - photo reportage

These guys defend Ukraine. Members of ‘Azov’ regiment and their war romantics when the hostilities cease for a while.

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International Support Committee to release Savchenko has been launched

International Support Committee to release Nadia Savchenko has been launched

Vira Savchenko, sister of Ukrainian prisoner in Russia Nadia Savchenko, announced launching of international support committee to release Nadia. She spoke on this issue during press briefing at Ukraine Crisis Media Center. According to Vira, politicians in France have activated due to support of Cosmopolitan Project Foundation and Open Dialog Foundation. The Mayor of Paris […]

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DNR terrorists shelled convoy of Red Cross mission

DNR terrorists shelled convoy of Red Cross mission

Convoy of Red Cross mission was on its way back from Donetsk after delivery of humanitarian aid when it was shelled by DNR terrorists. Security Service of Ukraine informs this. Fighters of Donetsk People’s Republic used grenade launchers and small arms to fire at convoy of Red Cross mission near checkpoint in Berezove village, Volnovakha […]

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More than 100 trucks of humanitarian convoy #31 have entered Ukraine

More than 100 trucks of humanitarian convoy #31 have entered Ukraine

Russian Emergency Service says that vehicles carry food and medicine to Donetsk and Luhansk. This morning two columns with the so-called humanitarian aid have crossed Ukrainian border and headed to Donetsk and Luhansk. Emergency Service of Russian Federation claims that Ukrainian border guards participated in examination of the vehicles and gave no objections. They say […]

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Shelling in Donbas: situation near Mariupol is getting worse

Shelling in Donbas: situation near Mariupol is getting worse

Positions of ATO forces in Shyrokino and Talakivka villages were shelled with howitzers of 152 mm caliber. After relative calm on June 24 fighters become more active at night. From the evening till midnight they shelled positions of Ukrainian forces 30 times. According to press service of anti-terrorist operation, situation near Mariupol worsened most of […]

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Tomorrow the contact group will meet new OSCE Special Representative in Minsk

Tomorrow the contact group will meet new OSCE Special Representative in Minsk

Sub groups on humanitarian, political and economic will have their meeting as well. Press secretary of former president of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma Darka Olifer informed this is Facebook. The new meeting of trilateral contact groups is to take place on June 23 in Minsk, Belarus. New Special Representative of OSCE Martin Sajdik is to take […]

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85 cases of shelling during the last day

85 cases of shelling during the last day

During the last day positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces and peaceful settlements were shelled 85 times. Press service of anti-terrorist operation informs this. According to them, Donetsk sector remains to be the region of the highest tension in Donbas. 52 cases of shelling were registered there. This information is confirmed by coordinator of ‘Information Resistance’ […]

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Morgues and hospitals in Donetsk and Luhansk are full

Morgues and hospitals in Donetsk and Luhansk are full

Significant accumulation of heavy machinery, tanks, MRLS and cannot artillery along the contact line shows Kremlin’s desire to move to new stage of escalation of Donbas military conflict. Advisor to head of Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs Zoryan Shkiryak informed this. Meanwhile, he mentioned that terrorists have serious problems with manpower because they suffer significant […]

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