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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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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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Ukrainian soldier returns home – video

Ukrainian soldier returns home – video

Servicemen of ‘Donbas’ regiment with call sign ‘Seven’ returns home. He participated in battles for Ilovaisk in late summer 2014. After 9 months of capture and tortures man can finally return home. He has 12 healed bone fractures. The soldier is in cheerful mood; people meet him with bread according to old tradition and shout […]

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In Dnipropetrovsk on June 14 people will honor memory of fallen paratroopers

In Dnipropetrovsk on June 14 people will honor memory of fallen paratroopers

Memorial event dedicated to anniversary of IL-76 disaster near Luhansk will be held in Dnipropetrovsk. Activist of volunteer organization ‘People’s Army’ Vladyslav Titariov informed this in Facebook. ‘I remember that day well… Then there was night and information about downed plane. And there was shock. Later in Kramatorsk airport Vadym Rychkov said: now we have […]

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Let her father look at her from heaven and be proud

Dasha Lozheshnikova's drawings

Her father can be proud looking at her from heaven. In Cherkasy and Canada there has taken place exhibition of drawings of killed Ukrainian soldier Vladimir Lozheshnikov. Volodymyr Lozheshnikov was killed in war in eastern Ukraine. Exhibition of drawing of his daughter has taken place recently. Her name is Dasha. She is a fragile 13 […]

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Ukrainian officialі honored memory of totalitarianism regime victims – photo reportage

Ukrainian official honored memory of totalitarianism regime victims – photo reportage

On May 17, Sunday Ukraine commemorated victims of totalitarianism regime. President Poroshenko, Prime Minister Yatsenkiuk, MP Syroid and Kyiv major Klychko participated in ceremony to honor memory of political repressions victims in ‘Bykinyavski tumbs’ reserve. In Kyiv Ukrainian officials honored memory of victims of totalitarianism regime. President Posohenko underlined that there had come time to […]

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Ukrainian serviceman became first full cavalier of order of Bogdan Khmelnytsky

Ukrainian serviceman - full cavalier of order of Bogdan Khmelnytsky

Ukrainian paratrooper has become first full cavalier of order of Bogdan Khmelnystky in history of our country. On April 25 president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko awarded commander of first battalion of 79-th separate airborne brigade of Ukrainian Armed Forces Maksym Myrgorodskiy (call sign Mike, Майк) with first class of this order. Lieutenant colonel Maksym Myrgorodskiy […]

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Memorial in memory of ATO soldiers

Memorial in memory of ATO soldiers

  Memorial to commemorate soldiers killed in Eastern Ukraine has been opened in Dnipropetrovsk. About 200 temporarily unidentified participants of ATO were buried at Krasnopilsk cemetery in Dnipropetrovsk. On April 20, 2015 a memorial in commemoration of fallen soldiers was opened there. ‘We’ve gathered here to honor memory of those people who defended their land, […]

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Journalist: 356 UA soldiers killed since the beginning of the year

Journalist: 356 UA soldiers killed since the beginning of the year

March 9, 2015 356 servicemen – losses of Ukrainian armed forces in Donbas in January-March 2015. Journalist Yuriy Butusov informs this on his Facebook page. According to him, the data has been taken from civil-military institution of the General Staff. The data was last updated of March 6, however, it is not complete. 356 Ukrainian […]

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More than 80 bodies evacuated from Donbas in a week

More than 80 bodies evacuated from Donbas in a week

March 4, 2015 In course of the last week more than 80 bodies of soldiers were evacuated   Spokesperson of the General Staff Vladyslav Seleznyov informed this during press briefing. According to him, in course of the previous week bodies of 81 Ukrainian soldiers were evacuated from territory occupied by terrorists. These soldiers perished in […]

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