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Herashchenko offered to exchange captured servicemen for Savchenko

Herashchenko offered to exchange captured servicemen for Savchenko

Member of Parliament Anton Hegashchenko suggested exchanging recently arrested Russian servicemen for Nadia Savchenko. Anton Herashchenko wrote about this on his Facebook page. He expressed his opinion that Russian servicemen taken prisoners near Shchastya should bear criminal responsibility for what they have done. According to Aidar regiment, before being captured these men killed Ukrainian serviceman […]

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State Duma of RF doesn’t believe Russian soldiers have been captured in Ukraine

State Duma of RF doesn’t believe Russian soldiers have been captured in Ukraine

State Duma of Russian Federation believes that application of Kyiv about capturing two Russian servicemen in Eastern Ukraine should be checked. Head of Duma Committee on Defense Vladimir Komodoev said this. He doesn’t believe that Ukrainian servicemen captured Russian soldiers and say they have nothing to do with Russian armed forces. Russian Defense Ministry doesn’t […]

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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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Fighters are armed with 110 air defense systems and 700 tanks

Fighters are armed with 110 air defense systems and 700 tanks

Russia-backed fighters in Donbas are armed with about 700 tanks and 1.1 thousand armored combat vehicles. Deputy Commander of Anti-terrorist operation Valentyn Fedychev informed this in the information center of Donetsk regional military-civilian administration in Kramatorsk. According to him, almost 9 000 servicemen of regular troops of Russian Federation have to leave territories of Donetsk and […]

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Russian channel messed up evidence to blame Ukraine for MH17 crash

Russian channel messed up evidence to blame Ukraine for MH17 crash

Russian channel distorted video evidence of movement of anti-aircraft system BUK in Donbas on July 17-18, 2014 to blame Ukraine for MH17 crash. In one of its news reportages Russian channel NTV declared that the tractor pulling anti-aircraft system BUK was filmed in town of Krasnoarmiysk instead of Luhansk. The first town is controlled by […]

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Russian servicemen do not let fighters escape from Donbas

Russian servicemen do not let fighters escape from Donbas

Russian servicemen were ordered to prevent Donbas fighters from escaping to Russia from the occupied territories of Donbas. Spokesperson of headquarters of anti-terrorist operation colonel Andriy Lysenko informed this during press briefing in Kyiv. According to his report, Russian military units located along Ukrainian-Russian state border have an order to prevent fighters of self-proclaimed DNR […]

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Meanwhile in Crimea: total zombing and draft to army

Meanwhile in Crimea: total zombing and draft to army

Here are some tones of the current life of annexed Crimean peninsula as part of Russia. It is a mobile zombie box in Simferopol. This vehicle with big screen stands on the biggest square in the city and broadcasts TV channel Russia-24. Despite promises of Vladimir Putin to preserve usage of three languages in Crimea, […]

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LNR mercenary from Kyrgyzstan: fascism in Ukraine was imagined by Russian propaganda

LNR mercenary from Kyrgyzstan: fascism in Ukraine was imagined by Russian propaganda

March 18, 2015 Mercenary of self-proclaimed terrorist republic gave interview where he spoke about Russian propaganda and Russian troops in Ukraine Manas (the mercenary preferred to change his real name) has been fighting on the side of Luhansk People’s Republic for half a year. In his interview to Kyrgyz Radio Liberty he spoke of his […]

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Russian contract soldier about crossing UA border and shooting at Ukrainian soldiers

Russian contract soldier about crossing UA border and shooting at Ukrainian soldiers

March 3, 2015 Russian contract soldier: servicemen are aware that they are sent to war in Ukraine Russian 20 years old contract soldier Dorzhy Batomunkuev gave interview to journalist from Russian ‘New magazine’ [Novaya Gazeta]. The soldiers says he is contract servicemen in Russian armed forces, 5th separate tank brigade [Ulan-Ude], military unit #46108. He […]

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Professional Russian servicemen seized Debaltseve

Professional Russian servicemen seized Debaltseve

February 20, 2015 Russian media admit presence of professional Russian militants in eastern Ukraine Ukrainian servicemen began retreat from Debaltseve on Wednesday. The town was seized by Russian servicemen but not by local fighters. Russian journalist Illya Barabanow wrote about this in his reportage for Commersant newspaper. He mentions 4 Russian servicemen who served under […]

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