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    Poroshenko signs law simplifying conscription procedure
    Sep02

    Poroshenko signs law simplifying conscription procedure

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a law regulating the procedure for the military recruitment of personnel on contracts and simplifying the conscription procedure, the press service of the head of state has reported. The documents, in particular, regulate legislation in terms of the transition of the Ukrainian Armed Forces to...

    Two more criminal cases opened against Pshonka and his son
    Sep02

    Two more criminal cases opened against Pshonka and his son

    The Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office has opened two criminal proceedings against former Ukrainian Prosecutor General Viktor Pshonka and his son, MP Artem Pshonka, for embezzlement of property and abuse of office. Prosecutor General’s Office spokesman Yuriy Boichenko said this at a briefing on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent...

    MPs want to grant status of combatant to doctors from ATO area
    Sep02

    MPs want to grant status of combatant to doctors from ATO area

    The UDAR faction intends to develop a draft law, which will enable doctors, working in the ATO area, to receive a status of combatants. MP Iryna Herashchenko, President’s Commissioner for peaceful settlement of the conflict in Donbas, said on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent reports. “I think that over 10 days we will develop a relevant...

    Rada to meet behind closed doors on Thursday
    Sep02

    Rada to meet behind closed doors on Thursday

    Ukrainian lawmakers have decided to hold a meeting behind closed doors on September 4. A total of 262 MPs voted for these amendments to the schedule of the fifth session of the Verkhovna Rada of the seventh convocation. MPs are planning to hear government officials, the leadership of the anti-terrorist operation and other senior officials on...

    White KamAZ trucks bring Russian mercenaries into Ukraine – NSDC
    Sep02

    White KamAZ trucks bring Russian mercenaries into Ukraine – NSDC

    White trucks that illegally delivered the so-called “humanitarian convoy” from Russia to Ukraine are currently used for material support for Russian troops in Ukraine. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko said this at a briefing on Tuesday, a Ukrinform...

    Journalist: 30th brigade breaks through from encirclement under Grad shelling, air bombs
    Sep02

    Journalist: 30th brigade breaks through from encirclement under Grad shelling, air bombs

    Military of the 30th Detached Mechanized Brigade from Novohrad-Volynsky broke through from encirclement in the area of Lutuhine (Luhansk region). Five people killed, 14 – wounded. Journalist Roman Bochkala wrote on his Facebook page. “The 30th Brigade broke through from the encirclement in Lutuhine. It was hell. First Grad rocket launchers...

    This is Ukraine today – September 1: 4 battalion task forces of Russian Army currently operate in Ukraine
    Sep02

    This is Ukraine today – September 1: 4 battalion task forces of Russian Army currently operate in Ukraine

    Maidan Community Sector, Lviv: Dear friends! War, not the expected peace arrived at the doorstep of Great Britain and France when they gave up Czechoslovakia to Hitler in 1938. War is happening right here at home and not in faraway Europe – the United States were harshly reminded about this at Pearl Harbor in 1942. War descended on Ukraine and...

    Ukrainian parliament accepts Sheremeta’s resignation as economy minister
    Sep02

    Ukrainian parliament accepts Sheremeta’s resignation as economy minister

    Lawmakers have accepted at the second attempt the resignation of Ukrainian Economic Development and Trade Minister Pavlo Sheremeta. A total of 252 MPs voted for the resignation on Tuesday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported. Earlier Sheremeta’s resignation was supported by only 213 MPs.

    Pro-Russian militants torture civilians in Donbas – Human Rights Watch
    Sep02

    Pro-Russian militants torture civilians in Donbas – Human Rights Watch

    International human rights organization Human Rights Watch (HRW) has reported the torture of civilians by pro-Russian militants in the Donbas. Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko said this at a briefing on Tuesday. “In particular, the report says that militants...

    Terrorists rob all banks of Novoazovsk
    Sep02

    Terrorists rob all banks of Novoazovsk

    Pro-Russian terrorists seized Novoazovsk, robbed the bank branches and disrupted all social payments. Spokesman of the NSDC Information-Analytical Center Andriy Lysenko told a briefing. “In Novoazovsk, terrorists robbed the local bank branch. Due to this, social payments are suspended in the city, there is a shortage of food, the remains...

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