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    Russian Mig-29 crashes near its aircraft carrier in Mediterranean – U.S. officials
    Nov14

    Russian Mig-29 crashes near its aircraft carrier in Mediterranean – U.S. officials

    A Russian fighter jet crashed in the Mediterranean Sea shortly after launching from its aircraft carrier near the coast of Syria Sunday, two U.S. officials told Fox News. Three Russian MiG-29 fighter jets took off from their Soviet-era aircraft carrier, Admiral Kuznetsov, and flew in the direction of Syria. Once airborne, one of the Russian jets...

    Ukraine to launch nuclear fuel production for own reactors in 2020
    Nov14

    Ukraine to launch nuclear fuel production for own reactors in 2020

    Ukraine plans to launch the production of nuclear fuel and elements (rods) containing nuclear fuel in 2020, aiming to provide Ukrainian nuclear reactors with fuel of own production and reduce imports. This is stated in the concept of the development of the nuclear industrial complex until 2020, which was previously adopted at a Cabinet meeting....

    Russia-made 300mm Smerch multiple rocket launcher ordnance found unexploded in Donbas
    Nov14

    Russia-made 300mm Smerch multiple rocket launcher ordnance found unexploded in Donbas

    The SBU Security Service of Ukraine has reported an unexploded piece of ordnance of the Russian-made Smerch heavy multiple rocket launcher (MRL) was found in the Anti-Terrorist Operation zone in eastern Ukraine. The rocket landed in the yard of a local resident in the village of Berezove in Maryinsky district, Donetsk region, the SBU`s press...

    24 year old Anastasia Deeva was appointed as Ukrainian Deputy Minister despite of lie in job application and nude photos in social network
    Nov14

    24 year old Anastasia Deeva was appointed as Ukrainian Deputy Minister despite of lie in job application and nude photos in social network

    Ukrainian society is shocked because of the appointment of 24 year old Anastasia Deeva as Deputy Minister on European integration of Internal Affairs of Ukraine (Ukrainian Police). Deeva “became famous” in social networks with her nude photo. Click to see photos (18+) In 2013-2014 Anastasia Deeva worked as the assistant to Leonid...

    Pro-Russia candidate claims victory in Moldova`s presidential vote
    Nov14

    Pro-Russia candidate claims victory in Moldova`s presidential vote

    Igor Dodon, Moldova`s pro-Russia Socialist Party leader, has claimed victory in the country`s presidential election over pro-European candidate Maia Sandu, according to Radio Liberty. The Central Election Commission said early on November 14 that, with 99.9% of the ballots counted, Dodon was leading 52.29% to 47.71% for Sandu, the candidate from...

    What Ukraine urgently needs to defend itself – RAND
    Nov13

    What Ukraine urgently needs to defend itself – RAND

    Much of the public debate in the United States on Ukraine focuses on the question of whether or not to provide lethal aid. However, analysis of Ukraine`s capabilities and of the challenges it faces point to the potential of U.S. support for fundamental reform of the country`s security sector, say Andrew Radin and Lynn Davis from RAND corporation....

    Situation in Donbas aggravates, Russian attacks increasing dramatically
    Nov13

    Situation in Donbas aggravates, Russian attacks increasing dramatically

    The situation in Donbas aggravated over the past day, with militants actively using artillery and rocket launchers, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. In the Mariupol sector, Russia`s hybrid military force attacked Ukrainian positions near Maryinka and Shyrokyne two times, using 152mm artillery....

    Ukraine reports 36 Russian attacks in past 24 hours: 2 soldiers killed, 2 wounded
    Nov12

    Ukraine reports 36 Russian attacks in past 24 hours: 2 soldiers killed, 2 wounded

    Russian troops attacked 3 times in the Donetsk sector, all of them in various places, involving use of heavy armor. Adversaries violated the ceasefire at the Svitlodarsk bulge and in Avdiivka. Every attack lasted 30 to 45 minutes. The enemy launched over 50 mortar shells at our positions. 21 insurgents’ attack took place in the Mariupol sector,...

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries
    Nov12

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries

    Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion on Friday urged all countries to remain firm about upholding sanctions against Russia for its actions toward Ukraine and said Canada will not ease them as long as Moscow keeps its current stance, according to Reuters. Dion`s comments came three days after businessman Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential...

    Trump, Hollande agree to ”clarify” stance on key issues, including Ukraine – media
    Nov12

    Trump, Hollande agree to ”clarify” stance on key issues, including Ukraine – media

    French President Francois Hollande and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump had a phone conversation on Friday in which they agreed to clarify positions on key issues such as the Middle East and Ukraine, said a source in Hollande`s camp, according to Reuters. The source told Reuters that the phone conversation lasted between seven and eight minutes...

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