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    Inspection launched at Rietumu Bank in relation to account associated with Donetsk People’s Republic
    Sep27

    Inspection launched at Rietumu Bank in relation to account associated with Donetsk People’s Republic

    Finance Capital and Market Commission has commenced an inspection at Rietumu Bank in relation to an account that was opened to gather finances for self-proclaimed Donets People’s Republic, as noted by FCMC Communications Department manager Laima Auza. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    Ammunition depot fire in Ukraine forces mass evacuations
    Sep27

    Ammunition depot fire in Ukraine forces mass evacuations

    At an army ammunition warehouse in central Ukraine, large explosions have taken place followed by a fire, due to which authorities sought to evacuate around 24 000 people. …read more Source: Baltic News...

    24,000 evacuated after massive explosion at Ukrainian ammunition depot
    Sep27

    24,000 evacuated after massive explosion at Ukrainian ammunition depot

    REUTERS/Gleb Garanich KIEV (Reuters) – Massive explosions and a blaze at a military ammunition depot in centralUkraine forced authorities to evacuate 24,000 people and close airspace over the region, officials said on Wednesday. The blasts occurred late on Tuesday at a military base near Kalynivka in the Vynnytsya region, 270 kilometers...

    News24.com | Ukraine arms depot ‘sabotage’ – 1000s evacuated after Ukraine arms depot ‘sabotage’ blasts
    Sep27

    News24.com | Ukraine arms depot ‘sabotage’ – 1000s evacuated after Ukraine arms depot ‘sabotage’ blasts

    Ukrainian authorities have evacuated more than 30 000 people from the central Vinnytsya region after a huge arms depot caught fire and set off explosions in what prosecutors say is a possible act of “sabotage”. …read more Source:...

    Russia hands Crimean Tatar leader 2-year sentence (AFP)
    Sep27

    Russia hands Crimean Tatar leader 2-year sentence (AFP)

    Simferopol (AFP) – A court in Moscow-annexed Crimea on Wednesday sentenced leading Crimean Tatar activist Ilmi Umerov to two years in a penal colony on charges of “separatism”. …read more Source: The West...

    Ukraine ammunition depot explosion! 24.000 people evacuated after Kalynivka blasts (PHOTOS)
    Sep27

    Ukraine ammunition depot explosion! 24.000 people evacuated after Kalynivka blasts (PHOTOS)

    Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated after massive explosions and a blaze at a military ammunition depot in central Ukraine. Ukranian emergency services said the blasts occurred at a military base near Kalynivka in the Vynnytsya region, 270km (168 miles) west of Kiev. One person was injured, it said. More than 30,000 people have been...

    Russian court sends Crimean Tatar leader to prison
    Sep27

    Russian court sends Crimean Tatar leader to prison

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian court on Wednesday sentenced a prominent Crimean Tatar leader to two years in prison for his criticism of the Crimean Peninsula’s annexation from Ukraine by Russia. After Crimea was seized in 2014, Russia passed a law making it illegal to question or dispute the annexation. A court in the Russia-occupied Crimea on...

    Thousands evacuate after blasts in Ukraine arms depot

    Ukrainian authorities evacuated more than 30,000 people Wednesday from the central Vinnytsia region after a huge arms depot caught fire and set off explosions in what prosecutors said was a possible act of “sabotage”. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Fire at Ukraine ammunition depot prompts mass evacuation
    Sep27

    Fire at Ukraine ammunition depot prompts mass evacuation

    The evacuations followed a fire and ammunition explosions at a military base. …read more Source: ABC...

    Fire at Ukraine ammunition depot prompts mass evacuation
    Sep27

    Fire at Ukraine ammunition depot prompts mass evacuation

    KALYNIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — A huge fire at an ammunition depot in central Ukraine has set off a series of explosions and prompted an evacuation of thousands of people, officials said Wednesday. The prime minister hinted it was possible sabotage by Ukraine’s enemies. Authorities evacuated 30,000 people from the town of Kalynivka, 190...