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    Ukraine reports 53 Russian attacks on its troops in Donbas in past day
    Oct30

    Ukraine reports 53 Russian attacks on its troops in Donbas in past day

    The Russian occupation forces attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, 53 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation headquarters. View map in full size Twenty eight attacks were reported in the Mariupol sector alone. Ukrainian troops stationed in the villages of Shyrokyne,...

    Dutch PM may submit bill to revoke support for EU-Ukraine Treaty Monday
    Oct30

    Dutch PM may submit bill to revoke support for EU-Ukraine Treaty Monday

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Friday said his government may submit a bill revoking his country`s support for the treaty establishing closer ties between the European Union and Ukraine, according to Voice of America. Rutte has said rejection of the association agreement would be a mistake and would weaken European unity, but that if efforts...

    Russian reconnaissance planes spotted over Azov, Black Seas – Ukraine Intelligence
    Oct29

    Russian reconnaissance planes spotted over Azov, Black Seas – Ukraine Intelligence

    Russian aircraft, Su-24MR and Il-20, have carried out reconnaissance flights over the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov, according to Ukrainian intelligence services. ”In particular, reconnaissance planes Il-20 and Su-24MR of the Russian Aerospace Forces, which are capable of conducting a comprehensive surveillance operation at a depth of up to 400...

    Russian troops attacked Ukraine 55 times in past 24 hours
    Oct29

    Russian troops attacked Ukraine 55 times in past 24 hours

    Over the past day, combined Russian-separatist forces opened fire 55 times on the positions of Ukrainian defenders, according to the press center of the ATO Headquarters. Most of the attacks were recorded in the direction of Mariupol where the enemy resorted to 28 provocations against the ATO forces, the press center reports. View map in full...

    Russia not re-elected to UN Human Rights Council
    Oct29

    Russia not re-elected to UN Human Rights Council

    Russia was not re-elected to the Geneva-based United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Friday, October 28, for the first time since its inception in 2006, according to Russian media outlets. This means that the country should leave the Council after its three-year term is over, which will happen at the end of 2016. Russia, which received...

    President of Ukraine and Prime Minister congratulate Ukrainians on Day of Ukraine`s liberation from Nazi occupation
    Oct28

    President of Ukraine and Prime Minister congratulate Ukrainians on Day of Ukraine`s liberation from Nazi occupation

    President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman came forward with an address to the nation on the 72nd anniversary of the liberation of the Ukrainian land from Nazi invaders. ”The victorious battle for Ukraine, which lasted for 22 long months, was a decisive factor in the defeat of the Nazi Germany and its allies,”...

    U.S. Mission to OSCE: Russia continues sending troops, equipment into Ukraine
    Oct28

    U.S. Mission to OSCE: Russia continues sending troops, equipment into Ukraine

    The United States is deeply concerned about the recent escalation in fighting in eastern Ukraine, where the ”school year” ceasefire appears to be unraveling while combined Russian-separatist forces continue to deny access to OSCE monitors, reads the report by the U.S. Mission to the OSCE. ”Despite combined-separatist forces` restrictions, the SMM...

    Russian troops attacked Ukraine 54 times in last day
    Oct28

    Russian troops attacked Ukraine 54 times in last day

    Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 54 times in the past 24 hours, including 34 in the Mariupol sector, three barrages in the Luhansk sector, and 17 in the Donetsk sector, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. View map in full size In the Mariupol...

    Russia ships secret military cargo from Syria to occupied Crimea – OSINT activists
    Oct28

    Russia ships secret military cargo from Syria to occupied Crimea – OSINT activists

    International non-governmental intelligence community InformNapalm says it has caught trail of a secret cargo, which arrived from Syria in the occupied Crimea in high secrecy. ”On October 20, 2016, at approximately 13:00, Nadalina cargo ship under the flag of Sierra Leone heading from Tartous (Syria) via the Romanian sea port of Navodari entered...

    ”Russia took everything”: General Skipalskiy, ex-minister Kostenko tell how Ukraine lost nuclear weapons
    Oct27

    ”Russia took everything”: General Skipalskiy, ex-minister Kostenko tell how Ukraine lost nuclear weapons

    Security expert Lieutenant General Oleksandr Skipalskiy and former Minister of Nuclear Security of Ukraine Yuriy Kostenko told about the country`s nuclear disarmament in an interview with RFE/RL. ”The whole process of nuclear disarmament was considered in two aspects: the first one was to find the optimal way for Ukraine to receive dividends –...

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