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    Ukraine was elected to serve on UN Security Council for two-year terms
    Oct15

    Ukraine was elected to serve on UN Security Council for two-year terms

    Conference officers hold up empty ballot boxes for inspection prior to the vote to elect five non-permanent members of the Security Council. UN Photo/Cia Pak UN News Centre informs on the official website that on 15 October 2015 in one round of voting the United Nations General Assembly today elected Egypt, Japan, Senegal, Ukraine and Uruguay to...

    MH17 was shot down by a surface-to-air missile fired from separatist-controlled territory in Eastern Ukraine – the US White House National Security
    Oct13

    MH17 was shot down by a surface-to-air missile fired from separatist-controlled territory in Eastern Ukraine – the US White House National Security

    Statement by NSC Spokesperson Ned Price on Dutch Safety Board Report on the Downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 pic.twitter.com/kNPgvwKieS — WH National Security (@NSCPress) October 13, 2015   NSC Spokesperson Ned Price made statement on the Dutch Safety Board Report on the Downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. “The release today...

    Don’t call it a civil war – Ukraine’s conflict is an act of Russian aggression
    Oct11

    Don’t call it a civil war – Ukraine’s conflict is an act of Russian aggression

    Rory Finnin, University of Cambridge and Thomas D. Grant, University of Cambridge As Ukraine marks 24 years since its independence from the Soviet Union, it is embroiled in the most dangerous armed conflict in Europe – against the Russian Federation. The stakes are incredibly high, and yet the war is still being discussed in euphemisms. The war...

    Unidentified Russian rocket system is near Mariupol in Ukraine
    Oct08

    Unidentified Russian rocket system is near Mariupol in Ukraine

    New @Aero_Dnipro1 drone image show DNR w/ an unidentified weapon. Possibly 9K52 Luna-M SR-Ballistic Missile? #Ukraine pic.twitter.com/eVdZQJgAXi — Silver Surfer (@RobPulseNews) October 7, 2015 Aero_Dnipro1 drone footage shows Russian tanks, armour, and unknown Russian rocket system, 30km from Mariupol, Ukraine. Possibly it is 9K52...

    USS Porter to Enter Black Sea
    Oct05

    USS Porter to Enter Black Sea

    Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter to enter the Black Sea: http://t.co/eUJBv0YqnH pic.twitter.com/ILCy0iJATL — US Mission to NATO (@USNATO) October 5, 2015 U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Africa/Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet informs that an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) will enter...

    The Lithuanian Armed Forces Lend a Hand During Fearless Guardian. VIDEO
    Sep30

    The Lithuanian Armed Forces Lend a Hand During Fearless Guardian. VIDEO

    Soldiers from the Lithuanian Armed Forces are on the International Peacekeeping and Security Center in Yavoriv, Ukraine. The soldiers are helping with training during exercise Fearless Guardian. The Lithuanian troops are focused on working with the Ukrainian National Guard for live-fire exercises. Lithuanian Armed Forces Capt. Zilvinas Cerskus...

    National Security and Defense Council:Militants opened fire with small arms and grenade launchers
    Sep29

    National Security and Defense Council:Militants opened fire with small arms and grenade launchers

    Kyiv, September 29, 2015. In the last 24-hours none of the Ukrainian military was killed or wounded. View map in full size One militants’ provocation was recorded yesterday in Luhansk sector. It happened near Staryi Aidar westwards of Shchastia. In Donetsk sector militants were active only northwards of Horlivka. The militants who control the...

    Planned separatists-organized elections in Ukraine are not legitimate – US Department of State
    Sep27

    Planned separatists-organized elections in Ukraine are not legitimate – US Department of State

    The United States Ambassador to Ukraine Geoffrey Pyatt posts on his official Twitter that Minsk Agreements call for local elections in Eastern Ukraine to be conducted under Ukrainian law and international observation: Minsk Agreements call for local elections in eastern Ukraine to be conducted under Ukrainian law & int’l observation...

    National Security and Defense Council: In the last 24 hours militants violated cease-fire five times
    Sep27

    National Security and Defense Council: In the last 24 hours militants violated cease-fire five times

    Kyiv, September 27, 2015. Yesterday five episodes of cease-fire violation by Russia-backed militants were recorded in the ATO area. ATO forces recorded firings in the villages of Troitske and Lozove on the border of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions. The enemy repeatedly opened fire with small arms and grenade launchers. Ukrainian military also...

    National Security and Defense Council:The enemy continues provoking the Ukrainian military by opening fire at their positions
    Sep26

    National Security and Defense Council:The enemy continues provoking the Ukrainian military by opening fire at their positions

    Kyiv, September 26, 2015. The enemy continues provoking the Ukrainian military by opening fire at their positions using small arms. Yesterday, there were 4 episodes of cease-fire violations by the illegal armed groups. It happened north of Horlivka – near Zaitseve village. An enemy sniper was active there. No single flight of enemy drone was...

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