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    Normandy Four talks in Berlin: briefing of President Poroshenko. Video & translation
    Oct20

    Normandy Four talks in Berlin: briefing of President Poroshenko. Video & translation

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko elaborated on the outcome of a five-hour meeting of the Normandy Four leaders in Berlin late Wednesday, speaking at a briefing following the talks. UNIAN translated into English the text of the briefing published by LІGA.net, including answers to questions from reporters. Video: First point The very fact that...

    Berlin meeting: Poroshenko agrees not to restore control of the border by Ukrainian government – armed OSCE mission will control it
    Oct20

    Berlin meeting: Poroshenko agrees not to restore control of the border by Ukrainian government – armed OSCE mission will control it

    The leaders of Ukraine, Germany, France, and Russia agreed to draw up a road map by the end of November to carry out the Minsk peace agreement for eastern Ukraine, according to Radio Liberty. After six hours of talks on the wars in Ukraine and Syria in Berlin on October 19-20, German Chancellor Angela Merkel emerged to say the leaders ”didn`t...

    Russian militants were shelling Ukrainian positions for 11 hours non-stop, launched over 500 missiles
    Oct19

    Russian militants were shelling Ukrainian positions for 11 hours non-stop, launched over 500 missiles

    The situation in Mariupol sector remains difficult. Militants from so-called “9th regiment” continue large-scale attacks at Ukrainian positions along Talakivka – Shyrokyne frontline area using heavy armor, informed the spokesman of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, Colonel Andriy Lysenko. View map in full size Massive militants’ mortar and...

    OSCE records over 450 explosions in Donetsk region
    Oct19

    OSCE records over 450 explosions in Donetsk region

    The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine has said it recorded over 450 explosions in Donetsk region. ”The SMM observed more ceasefire violations in Donetsk region, including over 450 explosions compared with 236 the day before. More than 350 explosions were recorded in areas to the north-east of Mariupol,” the OSCE SMM said in a daily...

    Naftogaz files arbitration against Russia to recover $2.6 bln for Crimea assets lost
    Oct19

    Naftogaz files arbitration against Russia to recover $2.6 bln for Crimea assets lost

    National Joint Stock Company Naftogaz of Ukraine and six of its subsidiaries initiated arbitration proceedings against Russia seeking to recover damages arising from the Russian Federation`s seizure of company`s assets in Crimea following the 2014 annexation of the peninsula, according to Naftogaz`s press service. ”On Monday, October 17, 2016,...

    Large concentration of Russian weaponry in Donbas was spotted by drones. Photos, video
    Oct18

    Large concentration of Russian weaponry in Donbas was spotted by drones. Photos, video

    Volunteer aerial reconnaissance team handed over to InformNapalm community new images of a large build-up of weapons and equipment amassed by the Russian occupation forces in Donbas. InformNapalm OSINT investigators analyzed the images and identified all pieces of the weaponry and equipment. UAVs captured on photo a reinforced battalion tactical...

    Russian troops attack Ukraine 29 times in last day, mostly in Mariupol sector
    Oct18

    Russian troops attack Ukraine 29 times in last day, mostly in Mariupol sector

    Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 29 times in the past 24 hours, including 20 in the Mariupol sector, six barrages in the Luhansk sector, and three in the Donetsk sector, according to the press center of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine. View map in full size In the Mariupol sector, the...

    Trump: I’ll meet with Putin before Inauguration Day
    Oct18

    Trump: I’ll meet with Putin before Inauguration Day

    In an interview Monday with talk-radio host Michael Savage, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said that if he wins in November, he might meet with Russian leader Vladimir Putin prior to the inauguration in January. “Putin has no respect at all for Obama.And Obama doesn’t like Putin. They have a great dislike for each other,” Trump...

    Russian troops increase number of attacks on Ukraine to 61 times in last day
    Oct17

    Russian troops increase number of attacks on Ukraine to 61 times in last day

    Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 61 times in the past 24 hours, including 23 in the Mariupol sector, 29 barrages in the Luhansk sector, and nine in the Donetsk sector, according to the press center of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine. View map in full size In the Luhansk sector, the enemy...

    Poroshenko coordinates positions on implementation of Minsk deal with Hollande, Merkel
    Oct17

    Poroshenko coordinates positions on implementation of Minsk deal with Hollande, Merkel

    President of Ukraine held phone negotiations in trilateral format with the participation of President of France Francois Hollande and Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel, according to the Ukrainian president`s press service. The parties discussed consequences of recent consultations at the level of diplomatic advisors in the Normandy format...

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