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Situation in Donbas keeps escalating. Fighters violated ceasefire more than 100 times, Ukrainian forces responded with destruction of their ammunition depot

Situation in Donbas keeps escalating. Fighters violated ceasefire more than 100 times, Ukrainian forces responded with destruction of their ammunition depot

On August 27 situation in conflict zone in eastern Ukraine kept escalating. Unian reports this with reference to press service of anti-terrorist operation. The most difficult situation was in sector ‘M’ near Mariupol, fighters also kept shelling in Donetsk and Luhansk sectors (more info about locations of shelling is available on the map above). In […]

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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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Mariupol residents have only one demarcation line – a state border of Ukraine

Mariupol residents have only one demarcation line – a state border of Ukraine

‘This is not treason and this is not panic. Mariupol residents are not alarmists and don’t like treason. It’s just people in Mariupol are concerned with safety of the town and the whole Ukraine in connection with announced demilitarization of Shyrokine’, – this statement was made by Mariupol activists during press briefing via Skype in […]

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‘Azov’ regiment in Shyrokino

‘Azov’ regiment in Shyrokino

Video of special purpose regiment ‘Azov’ defending village of Shyrokino near Mariupol in Eastern Ukraine. The video is accompanied by rap song in Ukrainian. Part of its text can be translated into English in the following way: ‘Ukraine, Mother of Heroes, fill my heart with windstorm from the Caucasus and the babble of Carpathian streams, […]

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Shyrokino under fire of 152 mm caliber artillery

Shyrokino under fire of 152 mm caliber artillery

Last night in zone of anti-terrorist operation was restless. Press center of anti-terrorist operation informed this. Outstanding case of ceasefire violation by Russia-terrorist forces was registered in village of Shyrokino in Mariupol sector. Fighters used artillery of 152 mm caliber to shell positions of Ukrainian troops. Does anyone need to be reminded that usage of […]

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ATO General Staff: Ukraine will not withdraw troops from Shyrokine

ATO General Staff: Ukraine will not withdraw troops from Shyrokine

Due to large number of shellings of Shyrokine village near Mariupol commandment of anti-terrorist operation has abandoned plans of demilitarization of the settlement. Deputy Head of ATO commandment in Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts Sergiy Galushko informed this on Sunday night. He said that under such circumstances and with such number of cases of shelling one […]

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Situation in Eastern Ukraine on April 28

Situation in Eastern Ukraine on April 28

April 28 in zone of anti-terrorist operation was restless as well as previous days. In general, in period from midnight of April 28 to midnight of April 29 positions of Ukrainian Forces were shelled about 60 times, there were two armed clashes.   From midnight to 06.00 pm, April 28 The first part of the […]

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Shyrokine village – hot spot in ATO zone

Shyrokine village – hot spot in ATO zone

Press center of anti-terrorist operation published photos made in village of Shyrokine, near Mariupol in Eastern Ukraine. This village is one of hot spots in Donbas. The settlement is shelled every day by Russia-backed fighters. Local streets are stuffed with explosive items, ammunition, mines. Almost all private houses and infrastructure objects are seriously damaged. Source: […]

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Shyrokine after ‘Russian world’

Shyrokine after ‘Russian world’

Volunteer from Georgia made video in village of Shyrokine on Azov sea coast to demonstrate traces of ‘Russian world’. In one of houses servicemen found inscriptions on walls which say ‘1408’, ‘666 DNR’ [Donetsk People’s Republic], ‘Glory to DNR’. In this short video volunteer from Georgia shows buildings and vehicles destroyed by shelling. He constantly […]

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On March 9 fighters used MRLS ‘Grad’ in battle for Shyrokino

On March 9 fighters used MRLS ‘Grad’ in battle for Shyrokino

March 10, 2015 In battles for Shyrokino fighters used weapon prohibited by Minsk agreements News agency 0629.ua informs this with reference to press service of volunteer regiment ‘Azov’. On March 9 terrorist forces attacked positions of Ukrainian troops in Shyrokino near Mariupol and 09.30 am. At 11.00 am fighters of Donetsk People’s Republic brought tanks […]

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