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    Belarus doesn’t need a Russian air base – Lukashenko
    Feb05

    Belarus doesn’t need a Russian air base – Lukashenko

    The President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, states that it is not actual to build a Russian air base in the Republic of Belarus, according to National Agency of Investment and Privatization. “People keep talking about some military base. What difference will the ten aircraft Russia wanted to base in Bobruisk make?” said Alexander Lukashenko....

    Russian troops attacked Ukraine 115 times in Donbas, used Grad rocket systems, 3 Ukrainian soldiers killed in the past 24 hours
    Feb05

    Russian troops attacked Ukraine 115 times in Donbas, used Grad rocket systems, 3 Ukrainian soldiers killed in the past 24 hours

    Russian troops’ shooting attacks continued non-stop in Donbas in the last day. 3 Ukrainian soldiers reported as killed in action, 2 of them were killed in the vicinity of Halytsynivka as a result of Russian troops’ attacks from Grad MRLS (multiple launch rocket system), and 8 Ukrainian soldiers were wounded in action, according to the press...

    After UN Security Council briefing on Russia shelling at Donbas, Ukraine Presidential Administration talks about UN peacekeeping mission
    Feb04

    After UN Security Council briefing on Russia shelling at Donbas, Ukraine Presidential Administration talks about UN peacekeeping mission

    During the UN Security Council briefing on the situation in Ukraine the top United Nations political and humanitarian officials told that Russia’s assault in Donbas and shelling day and night extracted heavy toll, including among civilians. The UN Security Council briefing on the escalation of the conflict in Donbas by the Russian Federation,...

    Russian troops attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas 114 times in last day, 4 Ukrainian soldiers were killed
    Feb03

    Russian troops attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas 114 times in last day, 4 Ukrainian soldiers were killed

    Russian troops increased their combat activity along the entire frontline, shelled day and night. They brought up additional artillery reserves which resulted in increased number of attacks from cannons and Grad multiple rocket launcher systems (Grad MRLS). 4 Ukrainian troops were killed, 19 troops were wounded, according to the press service of...

    The U.S. Treasury Department eases sanctions against Russia
    Feb03

    The U.S. Treasury Department eases sanctions against Russia

    The USA Treasury Department announces the easing of sanctions on Russia and allowed the U.S companies to interact the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation (FSB) The U.S. Treasury Department published Cyber-related General License (GL) 1 and said that sanctions were adjusted to gain approval to import information technology products...

    New video and satellite photo of Russian shelling from residential area in Donetsk
    Feb03

    New video and satellite photo of Russian shelling from residential area in Donetsk

    Russian troops used residents of the occupied city Donetsk in Donbas as a human shield deliberately risking the lives of the civilians in the area while shelling Avdiivka town on Ukrainian territory, according to report of Bellingcat International investigative group in collaboration with the Conflict Intelligence Team (CIT). Bellingcat...

    Massive explosion of Russian artillery ammunition in Donetsk, Russian press spreading rumors of a missile strike. Video
    Feb03

    Massive explosion of Russian artillery ammunition in Donetsk, Russian press spreading rumors of a missile strike. Video

    At about 9:15 p.m., Feb. 2, a massive explosion took place in Russian-controlled Donetsk. Video from security camera: Journalist Denys Kazanskyi wrote on Facebook: “Information is circulating online about a strong explosion near Motel [a hotel in Donetsk] not far from my house, where I lived before the war. “Militants initially...

    Russian troops continue mass shelling in Donbas – 2 Ukrainian troops and several civilians killed, British journalist injured
    Feb03

    Russian troops continue mass shelling in Donbas – 2 Ukrainian troops and several civilians killed, British journalist injured

    Russian troops fired at Ukrainian army positions and civil objects in Donbas in all sectors 67 times in the past 24 hours. 2 Ukrainian soldiers reported as killed in action (KIA) and 14 wounded in action (WIA), 2 civilians were killed and 6 injured, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. Russian troops...

    Hungarian government promises Putin to lift sanctions on Russia and hopes Trump won’t provide pressure
    Feb02

    Hungarian government promises Putin to lift sanctions on Russia and hopes Trump won’t provide pressure

    On February 2, 2017, the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin has come with the official visit to Hungary and met with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban. This is the second Putin’s official visit to Budapest in two years since the introduction of sanctions against the Russia Federation because of its illegal annexation of Crimea...

    Russian troops fired at Ukrainian transport plane in the Ukrainian maritime zone of the Black Sea
    Feb02

    Russian troops fired at Ukrainian transport plane in the Ukrainian maritime zone of the Black Sea

    The Ukrainian An-26 transport plane was fired by Russian troops in the exclusive (maritime) economic zone of Ukraine in the Black Sea. On February 1, 2017, the Ukrainian transport plane was attacked from the drilling rigs in the area of Odessa Gas field, the platforms of which were previously seized by Russian Federation, reports the Ukrainian...

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