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General Staff will not exchange detained Russian servicemen

General Staff will not exchange detained Russian servicemen

Ukrainian General Staff is not going to exchange Russian officers of Main Intelligence Department for Ukrainian prisoners. Spokesperson of the General Staff Vladyslav Seleznyov informed this. ‘These guys aren’t war prisoners, we cannot recognize them as war prisoners due to legal status of our country today. But they are terrorists who have committed crime because […]

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Whose servicemen? Russian officials deny Russian origin of two recently detained servicemen

Whose servicemen? Russian officials deny Russian origin of two recently detained servicemen

Story of two Russian servicemen caught in Eastern Ukraine gets more and more details. Yesterday night Advisor to Head of Security Service of Ukraine Markian Lubkivskiy published new photos of two detained soldiers. Lubkivskiy informed this in Facebook. He tried to call to their relatives in Russia, but they don’t respond. ‘They are scared, surprised, […]

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Presence of Russian weapon in Ukraine acknowledged

Presence of Russian weapon in Ukraine acknowledged

January 21, 2015 Sergey Lavrov accidentally admits presence of Russian weapon in Ukraine Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov said this during press conference in Moscow in response to questions of journalists. By accident he admitted presence of Russian military equipment on Ukrainian territory. According to Mr.Lavrov, in Ukraine there is no weapon except for Soviet […]

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Anti-government movements in Ukraine have become new weapon of Putin

Anti-government movements in Ukraine have become new weapon of Putin

December 15, 2014 Russian president Vladimir Putin has changed his tactics concerning Ukraine, now he relies on anti-government movements   According to Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatseniuk, Russian president Vladimir Putin has hosen another tactics for Ukraine – anti-government movements have become his new weapon. The Prime Minister expressed this opinion in his interview […]

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The State Duma has recognized pseudo elections and demands Ukraine to do so

The State Duma has recognized pseudo elections and demands Ukraine to do so

November 3, 2014 ‘Elections in DNR and LNR have taken place and Kyiv has to recognize their results’ First Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee for Public Associations and Religious organizations Mikhail Markelov said this. Markelov is a member of ‘United Russia’ political party – the leading political force in Russian Federation. According to him, […]

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The Kremlin has recognized parliamentary election in Ukraine and lost the argument of illegitimacy of government

The Kremlin has recognized parliamentary election in Ukraine and lost the argument of illegitimate government

October 27, 2014 Moscow believes that Parliamentary elections has taken place, ‘despite numerous violations’ Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said this in his interview to TASS news agency. ‘Preliminary results of Ukrainian elections show that Ukrainian people have voted. – said Lavrov. – We leave aside the numerous violations that took place during preparations for […]

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Russia threatens Moldova and Transnistria with ‘Ukrainian scenario’

Russia threatens Moldova and Transnistria with ‘Ukrainian scenario’

October 21, 2014 ‘Ukrainian scenario’ might happen in Moldova and Transnistria. – Lavrov Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov said that Russian-American relations have ‘reached the bottom’ and agreed that currently they could be called ‘the cold war’. The news website Gordon.ua reports this. Speaking on Monday, October 20, 2014 with open lection in […]

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Russia has imposed trade duties against Ukraine

Russia has imposed trade duties against Ukraine

 September 19, 2014 Russia imposed trade duties on import of products of light and food industries Medvedev has signed resolution but it will not be implemented yet. Medvedev informed this during an International Investment Forum in Sochi. Decree will come into force if Ukraine starts to implement the provisions of free trade zone with EU […]

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Russia has put forward 3 demands to Ukraine and EU on implementation of Association Agreement

Russia has put forward 3 demands to Ukraine and EU on implementation of Association Agreement

September 18, 2014 Russia put forwards demands to Ukraine and EU Russian demands concern implementation of Association Agreement of Ukraine and EU. Head of Ministry of Economic development Aleksey Ulukaev published these demands in his letter to European Commissioner for Trade Karel De Gucht in Twitter. The demands are the following: Firstly, Russia insists on […]

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NSDC: Russian troops in Crimea have moved to Ukrainian border

NSDC: Russian troops in Crimea have moved to Ukrainian border

September 18, 2014 Russian soldiers have been located in small tactical groups from Karkinitska Gulf to Arabat spit Allmost all military sub-units located in Crimean peninsula have moved to Ukrainian border. Press service of National Security and Defense Council informed this. 4 000 militants have moved to administrative border with Ukraine with all their military […]

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