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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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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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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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Mukachevo conflict: a local problem of nationwide scale

Conflict in western Ukraine town of Mukachevo brings more questions than answers. In course of the last day there have been many versions of the conflict, many of them are expressed by officials, many come from non-official sources. In this article we present you publication issued by Tetiana Urbanska and Konstyantyn Goncharov published by Unian. […]

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We must move away from the model of passive reaction to Russian propaganda

We must move away from the model of passive reaction to Russian propaganda

‘In the information war the European Union and Ukraine should meet the challenges of Putin’s propaganda. However, these answers don’t have to use the methods of counter-propaganda. They should provide the facts’. This idea was expressed by European expert Olivier Vedrine. He said these words at the regular briefing in the Ukraine Crisis Media Center. […]

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New Kyiv police hits 14.5 K subscribers in Instagram in several days

Instagram of new Kyiv police actively uses hash tags including most popular #kyivpolice. The newly created Kyiv police has already caused boom in social networks and even started its own Instagram account. Despite being a very new account, Kyiv police got 14.5 K subscribers. They post different photos, for example shots from oath or work […]

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Russian ‘Themis’ says Savchenko is prone to escape, violence and suicide

Russian ‘Themis’ says Savchenko is prone to escape, violence and suicide

Psychologist has recently spoken to Nadia Savchenko in ‘Sailor’s silence’ jail in Moscow. Ukrinform reports this with reference to ‘Open Russia’ newspaper. In her conversation to members of Public Supervisory Commission of the Russian Federation Zoya Svetova and Liudmila Alpern Nadia Savchenko explained that she has nobody to talk to. ‘I’ve been in Russian jail […]

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