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This was an ordinary reportage from the firing range when these guys started having fun

azov servicemen dancing

A woman journalist was filming her reportage from firing range of ‘Azov’ regiment. She said that on the 9th day the guys had fully adapted themselves and their skills kept improving. However, it is not what she says that is interesting. The two servicemen on the background actually start dancing while the woman is speaking. […]

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Ukrainian soldier filmed as shell hits his trench

Ukrainian soldier filmed as shell hits his trench

The video made by Ukrainian serviceman has recently appeared on the web. A soldier filmed direct hit of a shell near his trench. At the beginning of the video the guy says that he’s just seen 3 flashes of launched shells and says he’s expecting them to fall. The two shells fall at some distance […]

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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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Ukrainian volunteers take oath of allegiance

Ukrainian volunteers take oath of allegiance

  The 46th Separate Special Forces Battalion, originally volunteer battalion ‘Donbas-Ukraine’. It was founded when war in Ukraine began. After one year of combats the military unit still accepts volunteers to serve for Ukraine. In this reportage issued by non-governmental organization #Babylon’13 new servicemen take oath of allegiance to defend Ukraine and its people. Some militants […]

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Nobody but them – Airborne Forces of Ukraine

Ukrainian Airborne Forces

Airborne Forces of Ukraine celebrated their professional holiday on August 2. This is the second year when paratroopers celebrated this day at the forefront while defending their homeland. This infographics created by Ukraine Crisis Media Center  tells about contribution of the Airborne Forces in this war. In course of this conflict the paratroopers proved their […]

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Antonov for the Army of Ukraine

Ukrainian Antonov State Company is known across the world for producing the largest strategic airlifter. Not a single airplane in the world can compete with high-tech and unique Antonov An-225 Mriya [Cossack]. Since beginning of anti-terrorist operation in the east of Ukraine importance of Ukrainian technological achievements in the sky has grown significantly. This infographics […]

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Portrait of a Soldier – embodiment of social and psychological problems faced by ATO soldiers

‘Mine exploded in my hand. I could not drop it, there were many people on the right, on the lef – too. And ahead was a back of my friend. I’ve never wanted to fight, I am a very peaceful person, but I am ready to defend people, my land where I was born and […]

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Intensity of shelling in the East increases significantly

During the last day Russia-backed fighters significantly increased intensity of shelling of Ukrainian forces positions. Unian  reports this with reference to press secretary of Presidential Administration on ATO issues Andriy Lysenko. According to him, situation in zone of anti-terrorist operation gets worse, the enemy has significantly increased intensity of shelling in a number of sectors. […]

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Why does Ukraine export weapons during war?

Why does Ukraine export weapons during war?

‘Ukroboronprom’ explains that sales of weapons abroad help perform military tasks inside the country and brings considerable profits which are used for technical modernization. Unian reports this with reference to Deputy Director General of ‘Ukroboronprom’ Sergiy Pinkas. According to him, the necessity of selling abroad is determined through state mechanisms. For example, armored personnel carriers […]

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Militants continue to hold captive about 400 people – Center for the exchange of prisoners

Militants continue to hold captive about 400 people - Center for the exchange of prisoners

Unian reports that militants hold prisoners about 400 people. This information was reported by Colonel-General Volodymyr Ruban, who is the head of the Center for the exchange of prisoners and the leader of the «Officer corps». He said that «two weeks ago, the Ukrainian authorities, including the Security Service and the People’s Deputy Iryna Gerashchenko, […]

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