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Photo exhibition to anniversary of Ilovaisk tragedy opened in Kyiv

Photo exhibition to anniversary of Ilovaisk tragedy

On Tuesday, August 11 in Kyiv there opened photo exhibition dedicated to Ilovaisk tragedy. Hromadske TV reports that the exhibition has been opened in museum of T.G. Shevchenko. Photographers Oleksander Glyadelov, Maksym Dondiuk, Maksym Levin and Markiyan Luseiko dedicated their works to those who perished in Ilovaisk encirclement and to those who survived. The photos that […]

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Morgues and hospitals in Donetsk and Luhansk are full

Morgues and hospitals in Donetsk and Luhansk are full

Significant accumulation of heavy machinery, tanks, MRLS and cannot artillery along the contact line shows Kremlin’s desire to move to new stage of escalation of Donbas military conflict. Advisor to head of Ukrainian Ministry of Internal Affairs Zoryan Shkiryak informed this. Meanwhile, he mentioned that terrorists have serious problems with manpower because they suffer significant […]

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Russia-backed militants attempted breakout in Maryinka this night

Russia-backed militants attempted breakout in Maryinka this night

Press service of anti-terrorist operation informs this. In general, positions of Ukrainian Armed Forces were shelled 58 times on June 16. the fighters used different weapons including mortars of 120 mm caliber and 122 mm caliber howitzers. On the night from Tuesday to Wednesday Russia controlled fighters not only continued shelling but also attempted to […]

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Ukrainian servicemen captured Russian artillerist

Ukrainian servicemen captured Russian artillerist

Battalion of special purpose ‘Saint Mary’ has held a successful operation to capture Russian sabotage and reconnaissance group. As a result of operation Ukrainian military encircled and neutralized group of saboteurs, one of them was captured. His name is Voloviy Anatoliy Anatolievich, he is an artillerist and participated in shelling of positions of Ukrainian troops […]

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How Russian soldiers prove they fight in Ukraine by making selfies – investigation by VICE news correspondent Simon Ostrovsky

How Russian soldiers prove they fight in Ukraine by making selfies

VICE News correspondent Simon Ostrovsky has made an investigation in which he followed digital breadcrumbs of acting Russian soldier Bato Dambaev on his way from military unit in Russian Federation to Ukrainian Donbas and back again to Russia. All the evidence was taken from Bato’s profile in social network VK.com. What is the use of […]

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The Right Sector caught Russian serviceman in Donbas

The Right Sector caught Russian serviceman in Donbas

In course of reconnaissance actions in Shyrokino fighters of ‘The Right Sector’ with the Chechen battalion name after Sheikh Mansur captured serviceman of Russian Federation. Commander of the 8th company of Volunteer Ukrainian Corpus ‘The Right Sector’ with call sign ‘Cherven’ informed this. According to the documents of captured serviceman, he is driver mechanic of […]

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‘Monument’ to Russian soldiers killed in Donbas installed in Saint Petersburg

‘Unknown soldier died in Donbas during ‘peace’ time. We do not abandon our people, and these ones were not ours’.

4 activists of ‘Spring’ [Vesna] movement installed the ‘monument’ on the Filed of Mars in Saint Petersburg next to graves to victims of revolution and civil war. The inscription on the monument says ‘Unknown soldier died in Donbas during ‘peace’ time. We do not abandon our people, and these ones were not ours’. In this […]

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Defense Minister Poltorak: 150 people killed in Donbas since February 15

Defense Minister Poltorak: 150 people killed in Donbas since February 15

Since February 15 about 100 Ukrainian servicemen and 50 civilians were killed in Donbas. This was reported by Ukraine’s Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak during Ukraine-NATO Inter-Parliamentary Council. The minister mentioned that hostilities in Maryinka demonstrate that fighters and their Russian commanders don’t intend to follow Minsk agreements. Agreements are under threat of disruption again. In […]

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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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Russian servicemen are afraid of ‘Medics punishers’ who cut off organs

Russian servicemen are afraid of ‘Medics punishers’ who cut off organs

Military doctor Grygoriy Maksymets informed in Facebook how UA medics treated Russian prisoners. According to him, Russian prisoners are afraid that Ukrainian ‘medics punishers’ would cut off their organs. One of wounded servicemen demanded to conduct operation on his shoulder without anesthesia so that doctors wouldn’t cut off his kidney. ‘As always in such cases […]

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