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    Barroso backs Ukraine’s position on humanitarian mission in Donbas
    Aug12

    Barroso backs Ukraine’s position on humanitarian mission in Donbas

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has continued his telephone consultations with European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso regarding a humanitarian mission in eastern Ukraine, the press service of the head of state has reported. According to the report, Barroso expressed his full understanding and support for Ukraine’s position...

    Border guards rebuffed terrorist attack near Pobeda for an hour – NSDC
    Aug12

    Border guards rebuffed terrorist attack near Pobeda for an hour – NSDC

    A battle between terrorists and Ukrainian border guards near the village of Pobeda in Donetsk region lasted for about an hour. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko said this at a briefing on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported. “An armed confrontation...

    Ukrainian aircraft and artillery destroy reserves of terrorists near Shakhtarsk
    Aug12

    Ukrainian aircraft and artillery destroy reserves of terrorists near Shakhtarsk

    The Ukrainian Armed Forces have neutralized terrorists that were sent to help armed groups near the town of Shakhtarsk in Donetsk region. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko said this at a briefing on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported. “Aircraft and...

    NBU governor vows to return exchange rate to UAH 11.5-11.9 per dollar
    Aug12

    NBU governor vows to return exchange rate to UAH 11.5-11.9 per dollar

    The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) will do everything possible to stabilize the exchange rate at a balanced level of UAH 11.5-11.9 per U.S. dollar. NBU Governor Valeriya Hontareva said this in her report in the Verkhovna Rada on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported. “It’s clear to everyone that there are no economic factors for...

    Aidar detains Artemivsk mayor for separatism
    Aug12

    Aidar detains Artemivsk mayor for separatism

    Aidar battalion fighters have detained the mayor of Artemivsk in Donetsk region who actively collaborated with terrorists. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko said this at a briefing on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported. “In the town of Shchastia Aidar...

    Vuhledar liberated from terrorists
    Aug12

    Vuhledar liberated from terrorists

    Ukrainian government forces have liberated the town of Vuhledar in Donetsk region from terrorists. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko said this at a briefing on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported. “Ukrainian Armed Forces units today released the town of...

    ATO forces release Pervomaisk, Komyshuvakha and Kalynove
    Aug12

    ATO forces release Pervomaisk, Komyshuvakha and Kalynove

    The anti-terrorist operation (ATO) forces on Tuesday released three populated localities in eastern Ukraine: Pervomaisk and Kalynove in Luhansk region and Komyshuvakha in Donetsk region, the ATO press center has reported. “Today the ATO forces, which included special purpose battalions, released three settlements – Pervomaisk,...

    Terrorists demand money for bodies of killed Ukrainian soldiers
    Aug12

    Terrorists demand money for bodies of killed Ukrainian soldiers

    Militants demand up to $70,000 for the bodies of killed Ukrainian servicemen, National Guard Commander Stepan Poltorak has said, according to NBN. “Terrorists are demanding money for the bodies of dead servicemen – from $15,000 to $70,000,” Poltorak said. He said that international rules envisage the unhindered provision of the...

    Rada passes law on economic activity in Crimea
    Aug12

    Rada passes law on economic activity in Crimea

    The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the law on the tax and customs control in the free economic zone of Crimea and the peculiarities of the economic activity in the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine. The decision was supported by 227 MPs, according to a Ukrinform reporter. The main purpose of the law is to provide for 10 years...

    Ukraine has not yet received list of humanitarian goods from Russia – Chaly
    Aug12

    Ukraine has not yet received list of humanitarian goods from Russia – Chaly

    The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry still expects a note from Russia with a list of humanitarian goods for residents of Luhansk. Deputy Head of Ukraine’s Presidential Administration Valeriy Chaly said this at a briefing in Kyiv on Tuesday, Ukrinform reported. “Unfortunately, as of 16.40, we still did not get the promised Russian note with...

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