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February 18-21, 2014 in Ukraine – photo and video chronicle of Revolution of Dignity

These days Ukraine commemorates memory of Heavenly Hundred – people who died during Revolution of Dignity (or Euromaidan) in late 2013 – early2014. On February 18-21 activist hold a number of activities among which are: a minute of silence in memory of killed heroes, audio and video installations, film demonstrations and multimedia project demonstrations. A […]

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One year after Minsk II [infographic]

Minsk II

It has been one year since the second Minsk agreement was signed in order to bring peace to Ukraine. As it was expected, decisions reached at the summit did not work. Right after signing the Minsk II Russia worked hard to demonstrate its entire attitude to the document. The ceasefire was to be implemented few […]

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How do you make a fake in 20 minutes – Azov regiment

Serviceman of Azov regiment explains the art of fake making

In mid January there appeared a fake video of fighters from Ukrainian Azov regiment. In this video 6 man dressed in military uniform stand holding weapons and address Netherlands people. They threaten to come to their country to bring terror in case Netherlands don’t vote for association with Ukraine. In Ukrainian mass media that was […]

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Blockade enabled to return Crimean issue in the world politics agenda

Blockade enabled to return Crimean issue in the world politics agenda

Food blockade of Crimean peninsula has returned the annexation issue in the agenda of world and Ukrainian politics. It has also become a bad surprise for Russian President Putin on the eve of UN General Assembly. Such opinion was expressed by political experts and historians during discussion in Ukraine Crisis Media Center.   Response to […]

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Blockade of Crimea, its bases and perspectives

Blockade of Crimea, its bases and perspectives

Blockade of Crimea passes smoothly and according to the plan of activists. Currently trucks with good have returned to the mainland territory of Ukraine, there are no queues at the three checkpoints: Chaplynka, Kalanchak and Chongar. Unian reports this with reference to interview of head of Crimean Tatar Mejilis Refat Chubarov which he gave on […]

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Sentsov expects to be exchanged for someone from Russian military

Sentsov expects to be exchanged for someone from Russian military

Recently sentenced in RF Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov expects to be exchanged for someone from Russian servicemen. Unian reports this with reference to sister of Oleg Sentsov Natalia Kochneva. According to Ms. Kochneva, her brother is in a good mood. He doesn’t believe in 20 years of prison. First of all Oleg counts on exchange of […]

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Crimean Tatars call on creation of civic headquarters and massive blockade of Crimea

Since annexation of Crimea Ukrainian legislation got two new laws. The first one is Law ‘On provision of the rights and freedoms of citizens and the legal regime on the territory of temporarily occupied Crimea’ and the second is Law ‘On creation of free economic zone ‘Crimea’ and the peculiarities of economic activity on the […]

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Chechen Punisher Arseniy Yatseniuk – social networks boomed in response to another Russian fake

Chechen Punisher Arseiy Yatseniuk – social networks boomed in response to another Russian fake

Internet users actively publish cartoons about prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatseniuk as fighters in Chechen war. This boom is the response to claim of head of Investigation Committee of Russian Federation Alexander Bystrykin that Yatsenkiuk participated in Chechen war and fought against Russian forces. Take a look at some vivid examples of Ukrainian and […]

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Changes made by new Law on Local Elections

Changes made by new Law on Local Elections

The new law entered into force on 08.08.2015. The elections are scheduled for October 25 and they will test is the model suggested by the Law is actually effective. The main feature of the upcoming elections is the non-transferable vote. In the infographics down below you can find more information on changes brought by the […]

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New military doctrine of Ukraine where Russia is an enemy

New military doctrine where Russia is an enemy of Ukraine

National Security and Defense Council suggested President Poroshenko to approve new redaction of military doctrine of Ukraine which states that Russian Federation is a military enemy of Ukraine. Unian reports this with reference to press service of NSDC. The meeting of NSDC took place on September 2, during which president Poroshenko was suggested to approve new […]

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