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Monthly Archives: July 2015


Fighters shelled Dzerzhynsk town with artillery: there are victims, damaged gas pipeline, 2 mines de-energized 2 people were killed as a result of shelling

Fighters shelled Dzerzhynsk town with artillery: there are victims, damaged gas pipeline, 2 mines de-energized 2 people were killed as a result of shelling

    Unian  reports this with reference to Public Relations Department of Office of the ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in Donetsk oblast. This night at about 03.00 am Russia backed fighters shelled central part of Dzerzhynsk town. Shell killed 2 locals. In addition, gas pipeline was damaged. Part of the town and 2 […]

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Mariupol residents have only one demarcation line – a state border of Ukraine

Mariupol residents have only one demarcation line – a state border of Ukraine

‘This is not treason and this is not panic. Mariupol residents are not alarmists and don’t like treason. It’s just people in Mariupol are concerned with safety of the town and the whole Ukraine in connection with announced demilitarization of Shyrokine’, – this statement was made by Mariupol activists during press briefing via Skype in […]

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Nadia Savchenko is in solitary cell in Rostov-on-Don

Nadia Savchenko is in solitary cell in Rostov-on-Don

Ukrainian pilot and Member of Parliament Nadia Savchenko is kept in solitary cell in one of Rostov-on-Don jails. Joinfo.ua reports this with reference to chairman of the regional public supervisory commission Leonid Petrashys. According to him, solitary cell for Savchenko meets all standards and the pilot has no complaints concerning her health. She has been […]

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Situation in ATO zone worsened – fighters use ‘Grads’

Situation in ATO zone worsened – fighters use ‘Grads’

During the last day Russia-backed fighters carried out 86 shellings of ATO forces positions and residential areas. Unian reports this with reference to press-centre of anti-terrorist operation. Yesterday, on July 26, at 08.20 pm fighters used howitzers of 152 mm caliber to shell settlement of Avdiivka and positions of Ukrainian Army near it. Ukrainian positions in […]

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Unstable tax law is a painful issue for Ukrainian business

Unstable tax law is a painful issue for Ukrainian business

87.5% of Ukrainian companies consider the instability of tax legislation a major problem for business development in Ukraine. This was stated by the Deputy of the Finance Minister of Ukraine Elena Makeeva. She said these words during the press-briefing in the Ukraine Crisis Media-Center.   Businessmen named the high tax burden on the wage fund […]

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Festival of Ukrainian resistance Bandershtat in Lutsk

Ukrainian festival of resistance ‘Bandershtat’  will be held in Lutsk from July 31 to August 2. The event will be organized on the initiative of the youth organization ‘National Alliance’. Besides the entertainment and music program, the festival will be focused on the patriotic education and intellectual development of young people. ‘In addition to the […]

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Provision of Special status of Donbas at the Constitution level is a result of foreign pressure on Ukraine and contradicts state interests, activists say.

An attempt to amend Constitution is done under foreign pressure and it is only imitation of recovery of Ukrainian jurisdiction in the occupied territories. Representatives of Coalition of Patriotic Forces of Donbas Sergiy Garmash, Pavlo Zhovnirenko and Nataliya Tselovalnychenko declared this during press briefing at Ukraine Crisis Media Center. Special status will stimulate separatism and […]

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Antonov for the Army of Ukraine

Ukrainian Antonov State Company is known across the world for producing the largest strategic airlifter. Not a single airplane in the world can compete with high-tech and unique Antonov An-225 Mriya [Cossack]. Since beginning of anti-terrorist operation in the east of Ukraine importance of Ukrainian technological achievements in the sky has grown significantly. This infographics […]

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More than 80 cases of shelling and downed Russian drone in Donbas

On July 22 Juhansk oblast border guards downed Russian drone. Unian reports this with reference to State Border Service. Border guards spotted the drone at distance of 1.5 km from Russian state border. They used weapons in order to stop data collection. It had an equipment to take video. On examination border guards found out that […]

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Pain in heart – dedication to patriots

New video by non-governmental organization #Babylon’13 dedicated to all those who maintain peace of our country on their shoulders. The video is accompanied by a song of Ukrainian singer Lama ‘My heart’. In case you would like to feel the song deeper – here is the translation. Aches in heart can’t be silent, The words […]

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