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    6 private houses damaged in attack on Ukraine`s Avdiyivka on Monday
    Apr18

    6 private houses damaged in attack on Ukraine`s Avdiyivka on Monday

    Russia`s hybrid forces have attacked residential areas of the Ukrainian-controlled town of Avdiyivka in Donetsk region, six private houses have been damaged, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters. ”The Ukrainian members of the Joint Centre for Control and Co-ordination (JCCC) report ongoing attacks by...

    Former Trump aide advises Chinese tycoon on building contracts
    Apr18

    Former Trump aide advises Chinese tycoon on building contracts

    Paul Manafort, Donald Trump`s former campaign chairman, who has deep ties to Russia, is offering advice to a Chinese billionaire on how to win construction contracts for the U.S. president`s promised $1tn infrastructure buildout, according to the Financial Times (FT). Mr Manafort ran Mr Trump`s campaign for several months until he was replaced by...

    Normandy Four leaders discuss release of Donbas hostages
    Apr18

    Normandy Four leaders discuss release of Donbas hostages

    The leaders of the Normandy Four – Ukraine, Germany, France, and Russia – have discussed the release of Donbas hostages in the all-for-all format among other issues during their recent phone conversation, according to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko`s press service. ”The leaders urged to intensify efforts to liberate and exchange detained...

    RF Armed Forces command bans men without military registration from leaving Donetsk and Luhansk People`s Republics – Intel
    Apr17

    RF Armed Forces command bans men without military registration from leaving Donetsk and Luhansk People`s Republics – Intel

    Command of the Russian Armed Forces has banned men without military registration certificates from leaving the temporarily occupied territories in Donbas, the so-called ”DPR” and ”LPR” (the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People`s Republics), according to the Main Intelligence Directorate of Ukraine`s Defense Ministry. ”The command of the RF...

    RFE/RL: Hague court to issue ruling on Ukraine case against Russia on April 19
    Apr17

    RFE/RL: Hague court to issue ruling on Ukraine case against Russia on April 19

    The International Court of Justice (ICJ) says it will issue a ruling on April 19 on Kyiv`s bid to block Russia from sending money, weapons, and troops to eastern Ukraine, according to Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty (RFE/RL). The ruling will take place at the Peace Palace in The Hague in the Netherlands, the ICJ said. The event will be streamed...

    Over 1,200 troops participating in NATO drills in Latvia`s Summer Shield
    Apr17

    Over 1,200 troops participating in NATO drills in Latvia`s Summer Shield

    Latvia`s Defense Ministry has announced the launch of the 14th Summer Shield large international military exercises in the country on Monday, April 17, according to the Russian news agency TASS. More than 1,200 soldiers from Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, the United States, Canada, Germany, Luxembourg, Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, Sweden, and the...

    Ukraine could miss out on up to $3.65 bln of China energy loans
    Apr17

    Ukraine could miss out on up to $3.65 bln of China energy loans

    Ukraine could miss out on energy sector funding from China worth up to $3.65 billion because squabbles between ministries and the state-run energy firm Naftogaz have held up project proposals, according to interviews with officials, Reuters reports. Ukraine signed the loan agreement with the China Development Bank (CDB) in 2012 and it must submit...

    Pence warns North Korea of U.S. resolve shown in Syria, Afghan strikes
    Apr17

    Pence warns North Korea of U.S. resolve shown in Syria, Afghan strikes

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence put North Korea on notice on Monday saying neither the United States nor South Korea would tolerate further missile and nuclear tests, with U.S. attacks in Syria and Afghanistan showing its resolve, according to Reuters. Pence and South Korean acting president Hwang Kyo-ahn, speaking a day after a failed missile...

    Russian police detained about 40 activists of ”walk of opposition” in St. Petersburg
    Apr17

    Russian police detained about 40 activists of ”walk of opposition” in St. Petersburg

    Police officers have detained nearly 40 participants of the so-called ”walk of the opposition,” in central St. Petersburg, Russia, according to RFE/RL, referring to the OVD-Info human rights project. The activists did not chant anything or hold posters. However, when they approached the Palace Square, several dozens of police officers and prison...

    Time for tough talks with Russia – Trump aide
    Apr17

    Time for tough talks with Russia – Trump aide

    White House national security adviser H. R. McMaster says it is time for tough talks with Russia over its support for Assad`s regime and its ”subversive” actions in Europe, according to online newspaper Ukrainska Pravda referring to Reuters. Russia`s backing of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad`s government has perpetuated a civil war and created...

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