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Monthly Archives: August 2015


Situation in ATO zone is the tensest in Mariupol sector

Situation in ATO zone is most tense in Mariupol sector

Currently situation in Mariupol sector is the tensest. Unian reports this with reference to press secretary of Presidential Administration on ATO issues Alexander Motuzyanyk. ‘The tensest area of hostilities is the frontline of Ukrainian defense in Novotroitske-Bogdanivka-Starognativka. Yesterday there were 4 mortar artillery shellings in this area,’ – he said. In Luhansk sector clashes were registered […]

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Who knows what a plan is there in sickly Putin’s head

http://www.unian.ua/war/1113395-jebrivskiy-boyoviki-ne-gotovi-do-nastupu-na-viyskovih-v-zoni-ato-vvs.html

If there is a large-scale offense, it will be done using 50 000 of Russian troops concentrated on the border. Head of Donetsk administration Pavlo Zhebrivskiy says that fighters cannot start large-scale offense alone, they will need involvement of Russian troops. Unian reports this with reference to BBC Ukraine. According to head of Donetsk oblast administration, currently […]

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DNR fighters prepare for referendum to become part of Russia

DNR fighters prepare for referendum to become part of Russia

The ‘government’ of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic prepares referendum to become part of Russia. Unian reports this with reference to ostro.org, which claims to have its source of information close to government of the terrorist organization. According to this source, the referendum is to be held 2-4 weeks after elections for ‘local government’ scheduled for […]

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3 civilians killed in shelling of Mariupol outskirts

3 civilians killed in shelling of Mariupol outskirts

Terrorist shelling of Sartana and Lebedynske village in outskirts of Mariupol has got one more victim. The woman who had got serious wounds during the shelling died in the hospital recently. Unian reports this with reference to local Mariupol news website 0629. In addition, woman’s daughter was also hospitalized after shelling, doctors had to amputate her […]

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Fighters provoke Ukraine for active combats in order to ask Russia for ‘help’

http://www.unian.ua/war/1112690-boyoviki-provokuyut-sili-ato-na-aktivne-protistoyannya-schob-zvernutisya-po-dopomogu-do-rosiji-shtab.html

Russia backed fighters are trying to disrupt Minsk agreements in order to have grounds of ask Russia for ‘help’. Unian reports this with reference to spokesperson of anti-terrorist operation headquarters Anatoliy Stelmah. He mentioned that on August 14-17 situation in ATO zone in Eastern Ukraine was tense. Number of shelling of ATO positions reached the top […]

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Russian court prepares to sentence Savchenko for 25 years in prison. – Lawyer Mark Feigin

Russian court prepares to sentence Savchenko for 25 years in prison. – Lawyer Mark Feigin

Lawyer of Ukrainian MP Nadia Savchenko Mark Feigin believes that Russian court will sentence her to maximum punishment – 25 years in prison. Unian reports this with reference to Feigin’s interview for BBC Ukraine.   We prepare Nadia that the verdict will be guilty   ‘We prepare Nadia that the verdict will be guilty,’ – he […]

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More than 300 cases of shelling over the last days and destroyed depot of terrorists

More than 300 cases of shelling over the last days

During August 11-13 situation in zone of anti-terrorist operation was tense. Illegal armed formations of DNR and LNR violated ceasefire regime 336 times. Spokesperson of ATO headquarters Anatoliy Stelmah informed this during skype connection with Ukraine Crisis Media Center. Russia-backed fighters keep using artillery of 152 mm caliber and mortars of 120 mm caliber to […]

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Photo exhibition to anniversary of Ilovaisk tragedy opened in Kyiv

Photo exhibition to anniversary of Ilovaisk tragedy

On Tuesday, August 11 in Kyiv there opened photo exhibition dedicated to Ilovaisk tragedy. Hromadske TV reports that the exhibition has been opened in museum of T.G. Shevchenko. Photographers Oleksander Glyadelov, Maksym Dondiuk, Maksym Levin and Markiyan Luseiko dedicated their works to those who perished in Ilovaisk encirclement and to those who survived. The photos that […]

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Ukrainian volunteers take oath of allegiance

Ukrainian volunteers take oath of allegiance

The 46th Separate Special Forces Battalion, originally volunteer battalion ‘Donbas-Ukraine’. It was founded when war in Ukraine began. After one year of combats the military unit still accepts volunteers to serve for Ukraine. In this reportage issued by non-governmental organization #Babylon’13 new servicemen take oath of allegiance to defend Ukraine and its people. Some militants say […]

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Who settled in south and east of modern Ukraine?

http://uacrisis.org/30640-settling-in-southern-and-eastern-territories-of-modern-ukraine

According to Russian pseudo scientists and the elites led by Vladimir Putin, southern and eastern part of modern Ukraine was originally Russian territories given as a ‘gift’ of Russian Tsar. Russia actively spreads these myths thus trying to justify its military activity in Ukraine. However, historical evidence says that Ukrainian Cossacks and peasants were the […]

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