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    Nearly 10,000 people killed in Ukraine and almost 1.8 million became refugees in 3 years of Russian aggression
    Feb21

    Nearly 10,000 people killed in Ukraine and almost 1.8 million became refugees in 3 years of Russian aggression

    Over 9,800 people have been killed, about 23,000 have been wounded and almost 1.8 million have been forced to flee from the war in Donbas after Russia unleashed aggression against Ukraine three years ago, according to the Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. ”The appalling number of victims highlights the immorality of Kremlin`s war against the...

    Russia supplies tanks, missiles to militants in Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine – SIPRI
    Feb21

    Russia supplies tanks, missiles to militants in Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine – SIPRI

    Russia has been delivering various types of weapons to ”rebel forces” in eastern Ukraine, according to the latest report by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), the independent resource on global security, titled ”Trends in International Arms Transfers, 2016.” ”During 2012–16 Russia delivered weapons to 50 states and to rebel...

    Russian troops attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas 62 times in the past 24 hours, one Ukrainian soldier killed
    Feb20

    Russian troops attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas 62 times in the past 24 hours, one Ukrainian soldier killed

    Russian troops shelled at Ukrainian territories massively using heavy weapons in Donbas in the last day. Russian troops conducted over 60 attacks in Donbas in the past 24 hours, 1 Ukrainian serviceman reported as killed in action (KIA), 1 as wounded in action (WIA), the death of the missing soldier was confirmed, a serviceman who was badly...

    Gas, heat supplied to Avdiyivka residents, water available on schedule – Donetsk regional governor
    Feb20

    Gas, heat supplied to Avdiyivka residents, water available on schedule – Donetsk regional governor

    Chairman of Donetsk regional military and civilian administration Pavlo Zhebrivsky has informed that gas and heat are now supplied to residents of Avdiyivka in Donetsk region, while water is available on schedule. ”Water in the town is available on schedule – from 16:00 to 22:00. Sewage and water pumps use power generators. Avdiyivka coke plant...

    Infamous Russia’s ambassador to the United Nation Vitaly Churkin died
    Feb20

    Infamous Russia’s ambassador to the United Nation Vitaly Churkin died

    Russia’s ambassador to the United Nation Vitaly Churkin has died suddenly in New York. The New York Post first reported that Vitaly Churkin, 64, had suffered a heart attack at the Russian consulate on East 67th street in Manhattan. The report adds that Churkin was unconscious when paramedics arrived at the location. He had been serving as...

    EU announces EUR 18 mln in humanitarian aid for people from Donbas
    Feb20

    EU announces EUR 18 mln in humanitarian aid for people from Donbas

    Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides has announced additional funding for people affected by the conflict in eastern Ukraine during his visit to the country, the EU Delegation to Ukraine reported Monday, February 20. ”The recent escalation of violence in eastern Ukraine, and its impact on the civilian...

    Wannabe ”diplomat” with backdoor plan to lease Crimea to Russia, MP Artemenko, excluded from Radical Party ranks
    Feb20

    Wannabe ”diplomat” with backdoor plan to lease Crimea to Russia, MP Artemenko, excluded from Radical Party ranks

    Ukrainian MP Andriy Artemenko, who recently came into a spotlight over the alleged attempt to back-channel to Washington a so-called plan on the Ukrainian-Russian settlement involving the lease of Crimea to Russia, was excluded from Radical Party faction Monday, according to MP Andriy Lozoviy. ”The decision of the Radical Party faction of [Oleh]...

    Germany says Russia violating Ukraine peace deal with passport order
    Feb20

    Germany says Russia violating Ukraine peace deal with passport order

    Russian President Vladimir Putin`s decision to temporarily recognize passports issued by the de-facto authorities of the occupied areas in eastern Ukraine violates the Minsk peace agreement, a German government spokesman said on Monday, according to Reuters. ”The recognition of travel documents issued by the self-declared Donetsk People`s...

    Putin wants to have Ukrainian Aleppo in Donbas – Poroshenko
    Feb20

    Putin wants to have Ukrainian Aleppo in Donbas – Poroshenko

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says that Russia`s hybrid military forces in Donbas deliberately attack civilians, turning some areas in eastern Ukraine into a Ukrainian Aleppo, according to Germany`s Bild. ”In recent years, I have tested many agreements, but in fact, Russia has never abided by them. It`s as simple as that: If Putin...

    EU doesn`t recognize travel documents of self-proclaimed Donbas republics
    Feb20

    EU doesn`t recognize travel documents of self-proclaimed Donbas republics

    Spokesperson for EU Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Maja Kocijancic says that the European Union does not recognize travel documents issued by the self-proclaimed Donetsk People`s Republic (”DPR”) and Luhansk People`s Republic (”LPR”). ”Travel documents issued by the so-called `DPR/LPR` are not recognized within the European Union,” she said...

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