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    Ukraine’s NSDC to initiate sanctions on defense industry’s orders non fulfillment
    Jan30

    Ukraine’s NSDC to initiate sanctions on defense industry’s orders non fulfillment

    Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleksandr Turchynov initiates the introduction of a bill to toughen criminal liability of companies that are not fulfilling their defense orders. He stated the news on air Channel 5 on Thursday. “Many companies who see that the government gives defense orders, take those orders they are...

    Situation in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Map
    Jan30

    Situation in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Map

    The situation in eastern Ukraine remains tense. Despite the declared ceasefire, terrorists continue to fire at Ukrainian army positions. The map reflecting the situation in Donbas as of 12.00 on January 30 has been released by the information and analytical center of the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council.

    Debaltseve shelled with Grad five times
    Jan30

    Debaltseve shelled with Grad five times

    Since yesterday evening terrorists have shelled Debaltseve with Grad multiple rocket launchers five times, the ATO press center wrote on its Facebook page. “Debaltseve was shelled with Grad multiple rocket launchers five times,” reads the statement. In addition, the militants fired at Debaltseve with mortars four times. The settlement...

    Ukraine wants Russian officials to face Hague trial
    Jan30

    Ukraine wants Russian officials to face Hague trial

    Ukraine will ask the Hague Tribunal to investigate war crimes and crimes against humanity committed by the Russian officials. The corresponding draft law has been registered in the Verkhovna Rada. “In the current situation, it is appropriate to accept the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court to investigate these crimes and bring...

    Five Ukrainian soldiers killed, 23 wounded in Donbas conflict zone
    Jan30

    Five Ukrainian soldiers killed, 23 wounded in Donbas conflict zone

    Five Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and another 23 wounded over the last 24 hours due to the armed hostilities in the Donbas conflict zone. Acting Armed Forces General Staff spokesman Vladyslav Selezniov has announced this at a press briefing on Friday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports. “During the shelling and clashes Ukraine has...

    Kerry might visit Moscow for talks on the Ukraine crisis
    Jan30

    Kerry might visit Moscow for talks on the Ukraine crisis

    Moscow and Washington are discussing a possible visit of US Secretary of State John Kerry to Russia to hold talks about the Ukraine crisis. The news was reported by Reuters citing its own sources in diplomatic circles. “Talks (on arranging a Kerry visit) have been going on for weeks”. It can happen “in the coming days or...

    US to increase its support of NATO allies in Eastern Europe
    Jan30

    US to increase its support of NATO allies in Eastern Europe

    The United States vows to continue actions on “renewal of its commitment”, regarding the security of NATO allies in Eastern Europe amid Russian aggression in the region. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said this during a meeting with his Latvian counterpart Edgars Rinkevics in Washington on Thursday, an Ukrinform correspondent...

    U.S. Department of State: No mistake about Russia’s role in violence escalation in Debaltseve
    Jan30

    U.S. Department of State: No mistake about Russia’s role in violence escalation in Debaltseve

    The U.S. Department of State blames the Russian-backed separatists and Russia for intensifying attacks near Debaltseve. This has been stated by spokesperson of the U.S. Department of State Jen Psaki at a daily press briefing, an Ukrinform correspondent reports. “We strongly condemn the intensifying attacks over the last week by...

    Ukrainian striker Andriy Voronin can consider offers from Ukrainian soccer clubs
    Jan30

    Ukrainian striker Andriy Voronin can consider offers from Ukrainian soccer clubs

    A 35-year-old former striker of Ukraine’s national soccer team Andriy Voronin is ready to consider offers by Ukrainian clubs. His last soccer team was Moscow’s Dynamo and the soccer player didn’t prolong his contract with the Russian club last year. Online edition of Sport-Express in Ukraine reported the news. “I plan to...

    More than six hundred civilians evacuated from Donetsk region yesterday
    Jan30

    More than six hundred civilians evacuated from Donetsk region yesterday

    On Thursday, January 29, 610 civilians were evacuated from some towns of Donetsk region due to the constant bombardment by terrorists, press office of the Donetsk Regional State Administration has reported. “During the day, an organized evacuation of residents of the towns close to the flash points was conducted. Thus, during the past 24...

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