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    Donetsk Residents Stage Rare Anti-War Protest
    Jun16

    Donetsk Residents Stage Rare Anti-War Protest

    Hundreds of people in the separatist-held city of Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine, staged a rare protest against the war on June 15. The protestors’ main complaint was that separatist forces were firing on Ukrainian army positions from populated areas, putting civilians in danger when Ukrainian forces returned fire. Alexander Zakharchenko, the...

    Kerry, Lavrov Discuss Efforts To Maintain Cease-Fire In Ukraine
    Jun16

    Kerry, Lavrov Discuss Efforts To Maintain Cease-Fire In Ukraine

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has pressed his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, to ensure that Moscow respects the cease-fire in eastern Ukraine, the U.S. State Department said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    ‘Gifts, Prizes, Winnings’ A Windfall For Ukraine Judges
    Jun15

    ‘Gifts, Prizes, Winnings’ A Windfall For Ukraine Judges

    Several judges at a prominent Kyiv court have reported large sums of money from “gifts, prizes, and winnings” on official income declarations. Anticorruption activists suspect the public servants are using this column in the declarations to “legalize” bribe money. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Drone Footage Shows Extent Of Damage In Ukrainian Village
    Jun15

    Drone Footage Shows Extent Of Damage In Ukrainian Village

    Drone footage provided to RFE/RL’s Current Time TV program by Russian-backed separatist fighters shows widespread damage to the village of Pisky, near Donetsk in eastern Ukraine. The source stated that the footage was shot in May. Fighting between separatists and Ukrainian military forces around Pisky has heated up again in recent days....

    Ukrainian Soldier Killed, 21 Wounded As Attacks Intensify In Eastern Ukraine
    Jun14

    Ukrainian Soldier Killed, 21 Wounded As Attacks Intensify In Eastern Ukraine

    The Ukrainian military said one of its servicemen was killed and 21 were wounded in separatist attacks over the past 24 hours as both sides accused the other of violating a cease-fire deal. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    From Siberia To Mariupol: Teen Flees Russia, Fights Against Separatists In Ukraine
    Jun14

    From Siberia To Mariupol: Teen Flees Russia, Fights Against Separatists In Ukraine

    A teenager left his Siberian home, student life, and pressure from law-enforcement authorities behind to fight against Russian-backed separatists in Ukraine. He spoke to RFE/RL about the life he chose and the one he left behind. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Six Ukrainian Servicemen Killed, 14 Wounded In Country’s East
    Jun13

    Six Ukrainian Servicemen Killed, 14 Wounded In Country’s East

    The Ukrainian military says six of its servicemen have been killed and 14 others wounded in eastern Ukraine over the past 24 hours, threatening a fragile truce with pro-Russian separatists controlling parts of the country’s east. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukrainian Consulate Attacked In Southern Russia
    Jun13

    Ukrainian Consulate Attacked In Southern Russia

    Ukraine’s consulate in the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don has been vandalized. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ukraine May Freeze Debt Payments To Fund War
    Jun12

    Ukraine May Freeze Debt Payments To Fund War

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says Kyiv could halt its debt repayments to creditors if no immediate deal is found with private lenders. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Dramatic Battles Rock Ukrainian Village
    Jun12

    Dramatic Battles Rock Ukrainian Village

    RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service has brought further dramatic evidence that the cease-fire in eastern Ukraine is not being observed. Video shot in the village of Pisky on June 6 shows Ukrainian troops defending the village with machine guns, and taking cover in trenches. During the filming, one soldier was injured and received treatment....

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