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      Ukrainian soldiers to be reinforced in Ilovaisk
      Aug21

      Ukrainian soldiers to be reinforced in Ilovaisk

      Reinforcements and heavy weapons are arriving to help soldiers of the Donbas battalion, leading the fighting in Ilovaisk. The press service of the National Guard of Ukraine (NGU) told Ukrinform. ” Reinforcements from other regions of Ukraine are coming to the soldiers of the battalion of quick response Donbas of the National Guard of...

      Government confirms Sheremeta’s resignation as economy minister – media
      Aug21

      Government confirms Sheremeta’s resignation as economy minister – media

      Ukrainian Economic Development and Trade Minister Pavlo Sheremeta handed in his resignation on August 20, RBC-Ukraine has reported, citing a source in the Cabinet of Ministers secretariat. “Today he wrote a statement of resignation and sent it to the Verkhovna Rada, because the Verkhovna Rada will have to consider this statement,”...

      Fighting continues near Donetsk, Luhansk
      Aug21

      Fighting continues near Donetsk, Luhansk

      Fighting of the ATO forces against terrorists continues in the area of Donetsk, Luhansk and Ilovaisk. Coordinator of the Information Resistance group Dmytro Tymchuk wrote on his Facebook page. “The ATO forces continue their offensive from a number of directions. Clashes are in the area of Donetsk, Luhansk and Ilovaisk, the tense situation is near...

      Ukraine was nine times shelled from Russia
      Aug21

      Ukraine was nine times shelled from Russia

      Ukraine was nine times shelled from Russia over the previous day. . Coordinator of the Information Resistance group Dmytro Tymchuk wrote about this on his Facebook page. “Firing of the ATO positions continues, including from Russia. In particular, mortar-artillery shelling was conducted nine times from the Russian Federation,” he...

      Security forces destroy two Russian Grad launchers and three tanks in Donbas
      Aug21

      Security forces destroy two Russian Grad launchers and three tanks in Donbas

      Ukrainian security forces have killed a significant number of terrorists in the Donbas in the past 24 hours and destroyed two Grad multiple rocket launchers and three tanks that were earlier sent from Russia, the coordinator of the Information Resistance group, Dmytro Tymchuk, has said. “The ATO forces killed a significant number of...

      Terrorists shot down Ukrainian Su-25 fighter in Luhansk region – Lysenko
      Aug21

      Terrorists shot down Ukrainian Su-25 fighter in Luhansk region – Lysenko

      A Su-25 fighter aircraft involved in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) was shot down in Luhansk region on Wednesday, National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) information and analytical center spokesman Andriy Lysenko has said, according to ZN.ua. “A Su-25 aircraft was really hit today during a combat mission. It crashed. The fate of...

      Map of Anti-terrorist Operation – 20.08.2014
      Aug20

      Map of Anti-terrorist Operation – 20.08.2014

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      Merkel does not care whether Putin is offended by her visit to Kyiv – Der Spiegel
      Aug20

      Merkel does not care whether Putin is offended by her visit to Kyiv – Der Spiegel

      An official visit of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday night to Kyiv and her meeting with President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk against the background of the continuing war with pro-Russian terrorists in the East of Ukraine will be a clear signal of support. German publication Der Spiegel wrote on Wednesday....

      Independence Day will be intensely protected
      Aug20

      Independence Day will be intensely protected

      Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk instructed the Interior Ministry to ensure public order for the Independence Day. He said this opening the government meeting on Wednesday, Ukrinform reports. “I draw the attention of the Ministry of Internal Affairs to ensure public order before the Independence Day. We will celebrate our independence, we...

      Russian humanitarian aid still not cleared
      Aug20

      Russian humanitarian aid still not cleared

      Ukrainian border guards and customs officers have not started the customs clearance procedures of Russian humanitarian aid on August 19, because the militants still have not provided security guarantees. Spokesman of the Information-Analytical Center of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Andriy Lysenko said. “The Ukrainian...