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Monthly Archives: July 2015


New video of destroyed Donetsk airport

New video of destroyed Donetsk airport

Here is new video of destroyed Donetsk airport made on July 19, 2015. The terminal is completely destroyed, there are only pillars of first and second floors and piles of debris. Source: YouTube

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Lawyers don’t know where Savchenko is

Currently lawyers of Ukrainian pilot Nadia Savchenko have no idea where she is. Information about her whereabouts can be published only on July 27. Savchenko’s lawyer Mark Feigin informed this on air of Channel24. According to Mark Feigin Savchenko was deported on July 17, so that Russian government has got 10 days, until July 27, […]

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Crimea is ‘saved’

  Студенческий парк Сумской Банковской академии,таким он был в июле 2013 года,сейчас покажу во что он превратился…. pic.twitter.com/bmfhQ04E98 — Хуёвый Севастополь (@fuckysebastopol) July 20, 2015 Twitter user published comparison of park is Sevastopol before and after Russian annexion. Student park of Sumy Bank Academy was a great place to have a walk in 2013.   […]

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One more video of first minutes after MH 17 crash

One more video of first minutes after MH 17 crash

Another video featuring MH 17 crash site first minutes after the tragedy. YouTube user Billy Six published it on his channel. The video was apparently made using mobile phone while riding a car which explains its poor quality. It was made by residents of Grabove village which is located close to the place of the […]

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‘Corpse of a woman lay in the kitchen!’ – eyewitnesses share impression one year after MH17 tragedy

‘Corpse of a woman lay in the kitchen!’ – eyewitnesses share impression one year after MH17 tragedy

One year ago, on July 17, Boeing-777 of Malaysian Airlines was downed in the skies above Ukrainian Donbas. In reportage issued by radiosvoboda  eyewitnesses remember the tragedy.   Wooden cross and memorial plate Boeing-777 fell near villages of Rozsypne and Grabove. A simple wooden cross in Rozsypne village symbolizes the place where the aircraft of Malaysian […]

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Locals create memorial at ‘Boeing’ crash site

Locals of Grabove village in Donetsk oblast create monument in memory of ‘Boeing’ crash victims. It is to be installed at the place of catastrophe. According to hromadske.tv, locals make a road to shoddy where they will install a memorial plaque. They say that the monument is hand-made and temporary, they hope for financial assistance […]

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Portrait of a Soldier – embodiment of social and psychological problems faced by ATO soldiers

‘Mine exploded in my hand. I could not drop it, there were many people on the right, on the lef – too. And ahead was a back of my friend. I’ve never wanted to fight, I am a very peaceful person, but I am ready to defend people, my land where I was born and […]

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9 court proceedings against Ukrainians in Crimea in June

9 court proceedings against Ukrainians in Crimea in June

According to the data from Center for Civil Liberties in the Crimea, during June 2015 against Ukrainian citizens there were organized: 9 judicial sittings 1 sentence 3 penalties 10 detentions 7 interrogations No less than 3 warnings. In addition, the Center registered 6 criminal implementations, 1 room capture and many facts of denunciations of citizens […]

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Fighters try to start ‘sniper war’ in the east

Situation in Donbas aggravates, fighters try to start sniper war. Unian reports this with a reference to coordinator of Information Resistance group, MP Dmitriy Tymchuk. Experts register deterioration of situation in ATO zone with tendency for further escalation. Intensity and density of shelling conducted by terrorists increases. Russia-backed fighters keep actively using heavy weapons like mortars […]

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Intensity of shelling in the East increases significantly

During the last day Russia-backed fighters significantly increased intensity of shelling of Ukrainian forces positions. Unian  reports this with reference to press secretary of Presidential Administration on ATO issues Andriy Lysenko. According to him, situation in zone of anti-terrorist operation gets worse, the enemy has significantly increased intensity of shelling in a number of sectors. […]

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