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    The Hague court accepts evidence of Russia`s war crimes in Ukraine
    Nov23

    The Hague court accepts evidence of Russia`s war crimes in Ukraine

    The International Criminal Court in The Hague has accepted the evidence of Russia`s war crimes committed amid the conflict in Donbas, Ukraine`s prosecutor general Yuriy Lutsenko claimed Tuesday, according to Ukraine Today citing Interfax. ”Yesterday at the ICC prosecutor`s office we contemplated the evidence of Russia sending regular troops...

    Russian troops attacked Ukrainian forces in all directions in Donbas last day, used artillery and tanks in the Mariupol sector
    Nov22

    Russian troops attacked Ukrainian forces in all directions in Donbas last day, used artillery and tanks in the Mariupol sector

    Combined Russian-separatist forces launched 50 mortar shells and 14 artillery and tank shells at Ukrainian positions in the past 24 hours, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. View map in full size In the Mariupol sector, Russia`s hybrid military force opened fire on the villages of Shyrokyne, Hnutove...

    Sweden brings back Cold War weapons to deter Kremlin
    Nov22

    Sweden brings back Cold War weapons to deter Kremlin

    Faced with a newly aggressive Russia, Sweden is taking mothballed Cold War missile launchers out of storage in museums to shore up the defenses on its Baltic Sea front line, according to The Times. The traditionally neutral nation, not a member of NATO, is sending the land-based Kustrobotbatteri 90 to its former stronghold on the island of...

    Ukraine successfully tested new tactical missile. Video
    Nov22

    Ukraine successfully tested new tactical missile. Video

    The missile tested in a secret location earlier November 16 could be Ukraine`s classified project of a brand new tactical missile Olkha, according to an expert in the field of military industry Maksym Hlushchenko, who spoke to Obozrevatel. ”This is a classified project and there is no detailed information about it. But it is known that the...

    NATO urges Ukraine to step up control over use of public funds in defense sector
    Nov22

    NATO urges Ukraine to step up control over use of public funds in defense sector

    The Director of the NATO Liaison Office in Ukraine Alexander Vinnikov states the importance of enhanced accountability and transparency in the issue of use of budgetary funds in the defense sector in Ukraine, according to an UNIAN correspondent. Speaking at a press conference dedicated to the beginning of the second anti-corruption work week with...

    Ukraine`s SBU detains two army defectors who served in the Russian army after Crimea occupation. Video
    Nov22

    Ukraine`s SBU detains two army defectors who served in the Russian army after Crimea occupation. Video

    The Ukrainian SBU Security Service says that the two men who have recently been detained at the administrative border between mainland Ukraine and Russia-occupied Crimea are defectors who chose to serve in the Russian army after the occupation. ”The two deserters have not been abducted – they have been arrested while crossing the Chonhar...

    Organizers of attempted coup in Montenegro participated in Crimea occupation
    Nov21

    Organizers of attempted coup in Montenegro participated in Crimea occupation

    The organizers of the failed coup during the elections in Montenegro took part in the operation of the Russian Federation for organization of Crimea occupation, according to Krym.Realii, which has a video conversation on Skype of one of the accused in the leadership of a subversive group suspected of plotting a coup – the founder of the radical...

    Naftogaz tells of consequences for Gazprom in case it loses Stockholm arbitration
    Nov21

    Naftogaz tells of consequences for Gazprom in case it loses Stockholm arbitration

    If Ukraine`s oil and gas giant NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine wins its battle with Gazprom in the Stockholm arbitration court, Russia`s gas giant will annually pay $4 billion more for gas transit via Ukraine, Chief Commercial Officer of NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine Yuriy Vitrenko wrote on Facebook ahead of the hearing regarding the transit contract, which...

    EU thinking about pre-Trump Russia sanctions
    Nov21

    EU thinking about pre-Trump Russia sanctions

    The future of the bloc`s sanctions against Russia will hang over an EU-Ukraine summit in Brussels on Nov. 24 as Donald Trump makes inroads with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, and puts in place a new American foreign-policy team, according to Bloomberg. With the penalties due to expire on January 31 2016, EU governments are likely to...

    Russian troops are using tanks and armored personnel carriers in the Mariupol sector
    Nov20

    Russian troops are using tanks and armored personnel carriers in the Mariupol sector

    The Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters has reported that Ukrainian troops were attacked in all sectors in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, in the past day; the total number of reported barrages was 36. View map in full size ATO forces stationed near the Ukrainian-controlled strategic port city of Mariupol were attacked with the use of mortars,...

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