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    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions 56 times in Donbas in the past 24 hours, 5 Ukrainian soldiers were killed
    Jan31

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions 56 times in Donbas in the past 24 hours, 5 Ukrainian soldiers were killed

    Russian militants launched several hundred shells and missiles in the Avdiivka industrial area. ATO troops defeated Russian militants’ attack in Avdiivka industrial area and occupied their positions. Russian militants continued shelling ATO troops in all sectors from mortar launchers, tanks and grenade launchers and brought rocket artillery up to...

    German Minister-President of Bavaria calls to lift sanctions against Russia in 2017
    Jan30

    German Minister-President of Bavaria calls to lift sanctions against Russia in 2017

    Minister-President of Bavaria , Germany, the head of Germany’s Christian Social Union in Bavaria party, Horst Seehofer, stated that sanctions imposed against the Russian Federation by the EU and the USA for Russian illegal annexation of Crimea and Russian military actions in Ukraine had to be lifted in 2017, according to Bild am Sonntag. Horst...

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas from artillery and mortar launcher, 3 Ukrainian troops were killed
    Jan29

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas from artillery and mortar launcher, 3 Ukrainian troops were killed

    Russian militants continue shelling Ukrainian positions in Avdiyivka from artillery and mortar launchers. Ukrainian troops along the entire frontline have been placed on the high alert. 3 Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one soldier was injured, as reported by the press center of the Headquarters of the Anti-Terrorist Operation. View map in...

    Russian militants attacks Ukraine positions in Donbas 60 times, Ukrainian forces report 3 wounded
    Jan28

    Russian militants attacks Ukraine positions in Donbas 60 times, Ukrainian forces report 3 wounded

    Russian occupation troops in Donbas in the past day opened fire 60 times on the positions of the Ukrainian forces in the past day, as reported by the press center of the Headquarters of the Anti-Terrorist Operation. View map in full size Russian militants were shooting from a tank in Shyrokyne after sunrise and used mortar launchers in the south...

    Russia isn’t to blame for MH17, because “They say it wasn’t them” – Trump
    Jan28

    Russia isn’t to blame for MH17, because “They say it wasn’t them” – Trump

    The U.S. President Donald Trump doesn’t believe in investigation evidences that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down by a Russian-made rocket and warhead, according to CNN. On Tuesday report from Dutch investigators is said that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down in 2014 by a Russian-made rocket. The U.S. government assesses...

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions 63 times in Donbas in the past 24 hours, 2 Ukrainian soldiers were killed
    Jan27

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions 63 times in Donbas in the past 24 hours, 2 Ukrainian soldiers were killed

    Russian militants shoot at Ukrainian positions in Luhansk sector from Grad MRLS. Two Ukrainian troops reported as killed in action (KIA), according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. View map in full size In the Mariupol sector, the militants used banned 152mm artillery systems, tanks, infantry fighting...

    The EU General Court recognized Russian government company in supplying heavy weapons to Donbas and decided to freeze its funds
    Jan27

    The EU General Court recognized Russian government company in supplying heavy weapons to Donbas and decided to freeze its funds

    The General Court of the European Union (EGC) makes provision for the freezing of funds of the Russian Almaz-Antey anti-aircraft weaponry manufacture (‘Almaz-Antey’) because it supplies arms to Donbas, Ukraine, states the report of the Judgment of the General Court (9th chamber) from January 25, 2017. “Almaz-Antey is a Russian stateowned company....

    Russian  troops at the Ukrainian border increased to 44 000 in recent weeks
    Jan27

    Russian troops at the Ukrainian border increased to 44 000 in recent weeks

    The Russian Federation has allocated 44,000 Russian troops at the Ukrainian border, according to intelligence information gathered by NATO, reports aldrimer.no. The number of Russian soldiers increased in recent weeks Russia has also increased the use of special forces from the military intelligence service GRU and Spetsnaz inside Ukraine....

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas in all sectors in the past 24 hours, used portable rocket launcher Grad-P
    Jan26

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas in all sectors in the past 24 hours, used portable rocket launcher Grad-P

    Russian militants used portable rocket launcher Grad-P (“Partisan”) 3 times when firing on Ukrainian positions in Krasnogorivka. The Russian militants were using machine guns, grenade launchers, infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) and snipers. Ukrainian troops incur no lethal casualties, 3 troops wounded, according to the press service of the...

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian troops’ positions 55 times in all sectors in Donbas in the past 24 hours
    Jan25

    Russian militants attacked Ukrainian troops’ positions 55 times in all sectors in Donbas in the past 24 hours

    Russian militants increased number of attacks and are actively using heavy weapons. One Ukrainian soldier reported as wounded in action, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. View map in full size In the Mariupol sector, Russian militants violated the ceasefire in the Mariupol sector most frequently....

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