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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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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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Balance between war and peace in Donbas and EU is one milestone closer to Ukraine

Balance between war and peace in Donbas and EU is one milestone closer to Ukraine

Upcoming holidays of politicians in the Old and New World force to seek new ways to resolve conflict in Donbas. Latest PACE session can be called successful for Ukraine. NATO as well continues its line of support for Ukraine in this conflict with Russia. Here is opinion of political scientist, Unian journalist Eugene Magda. Balance […]

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Tomorrow the contact group will meet new OSCE Special Representative in Minsk

Tomorrow the contact group will meet new OSCE Special Representative in Minsk

Sub groups on humanitarian, political and economic will have their meeting as well. Press secretary of former president of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma Darka Olifer informed this is Facebook. The new meeting of trilateral contact groups is to take place on June 23 in Minsk, Belarus. New Special Representative of OSCE Martin Sajdik is to take […]

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Offensive in Maryinka: attempt to cancel sanctions or forcing to peace through war. Does Russia change its policy? Opinions on conflict escalation, its reasons and possible outcomes.

Offensive in Maryinka: attempt to cancel sanctions or forcing to peace through war? Does Russia change its policy? Opinions on conflict escalation, its reasons and possible outcomes.

Offense at Maryinka village turned out to be failure for fighters. Does it leave hopes for calm summer in Donbas. Unian correspondents asked this and other question to experts in Ukraine to find out why Russia tried to increase degree of confrontation in Ukrainian East. Article has been written by K. Goncharov and T. Urbanska. […]

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After another Minsk talks Kuchma speaks of ‘serious steps towards political regulation’

After another Minsk talks Kuchma speaks of ‘serious steps towards political regulation’

Second President of Ukraine, Ukrainian representative in trilateral contact group Leonid Kuchma summed up results of the first meeting of the contact group after signing Minsk agreements in February. He says that results of trilateral meeting are ‘serious steps towards political settlement’. Kuchma said than this negotiation was ‘constructive’. Russian Federation representative Azamat Kumulhametov said […]

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