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      Russian militants attack Ukraine 39 times in last 24 hours, use artillery and grenade launchers
      Aug01

      Russian militants attack Ukraine 39 times in last 24 hours, use artillery and grenade launchers

      The hostilities in the ATO zone escalated yesterday, especially in the Donetsk sector. 39 attacks of Russia-backed militant groups took place there in the last 24 hours. A third of attacks happened in the vicinity of Avdiivka. Militants are shooting at our troops in the industrial area from mortar launchers and grenade launchers during the day,...

      EU shows signs of disunity on issue of anti-Russian sanctions
      Jul29

      EU shows signs of disunity on issue of anti-Russian sanctions

      EU diplomats say sanctions against Russia in one sector might be lifted next year, according to Reuters. ”The sanctions would probably not all be lifted at once, but there could be a decision to lift them in one sector next year,” Reuters reported quoting one of the diplomats from a country, which favors their continuation, as saying. A...

      Ukraine Intel reveals names of 20 Russian snipers deployed in Donbas
      Jul28

      Ukraine Intel reveals names of 20 Russian snipers deployed in Donbas

      The Ukrainian military intelligence has identified Russian servicemen from a snipers platoon of the 5th Separate Motorized Rifle Brigade (No. 08805, located in Makiivka) of the 1st Army Corps (Donetsk) of the Center of Territorial Troops (Russia`s Novocherkassk) of the Southern Military District (Russia`s Rostov-on-Don) of the Armed Forces of the...

      Trump to look at recognizing Crimea as Russian territory, lifting sanctions
      Jul27

      Trump to look at recognizing Crimea as Russian territory, lifting sanctions

      Donald Trump said Wednesday he would consider recognizing Crimea as Russian territory and lifting the sanctions against the country if he`s elected president, according to politico.eu. At a wide-ranging news conference, Trump said he ”would be looking into that” when asked about his stance on Crimea and Russia, politico.eu reported.  Trump`s...

      Russian militants attacked Ukraine using banned weapons 58 times in last day
      Jul25

      Russian militants attacked Ukraine using banned weapons 58 times in last day

      The combined Russian-separatist forces attacked the Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 58 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press center of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. Most of the attacks – 35 incidents – were recorded in the Mariupol sector. The enemy fired 122mm self-propelled artillery systems on the...

      Russian forces’ huge arsenal consisted of 23 tanks, 60 trucks, MLRS`s was spotted by OSCE SMM drone in occupied Donetsk
      Jul21

      Russian forces’ huge arsenal consisted of 23 tanks, 60 trucks, MLRS`s was spotted by OSCE SMM drone in occupied Donetsk

      Ambassador of the United States Daniel B. Baer to the OSCE Permanent Council, Vienna, has reported that an unmanned aerial vehicle of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) has recently spotted 23 combat tanks, 60 military trucks, multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) and other military hardware in the occupied city of Donetsk, eastern...

      Pro-Russian Militants’ attacks in Donbas continue, civilian casualties reported
      Jul21

      Pro-Russian Militants’ attacks in Donbas continue, civilian casualties reported

      Militant attacks in the area of the Anti-Terrorist Operation in eastern Ukraine have not subsided as Russian proxies opened fire 70 times at positions of the Ukrainian forces as of 06:00 July 21, according to the report of the ATO Headquarters` press center posted on Facebook. Thirty-three attacks were recorded in the Donetsk direction. The enemy...

      Ukraine`s army in Donbas was attacked 72 times in last 24 hours, one Ukrainian serviceman was killed and four were wounded
      Jul14

      Ukraine`s army in Donbas was attacked 72 times in last 24 hours, one Ukrainian serviceman was killed and four were wounded

      Russian-backed militants attacked Ukrainian troops participating in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, 72 times in the last 24 hours, with areas close to the Ukrainian-controlled strategic port city of Mariupol being shelled 37 times, according to the press service of the ATO headquarters. ”The largest number of...

      How Russia has prepared for aggression against Ukraine for 10 years. Instruments of hybrid war: diplomacy, media, culture and religion
      Jul05

      How Russia has prepared for aggression against Ukraine for 10 years. Instruments of hybrid war: diplomacy, media, culture and religion

      Thesis to the second anniversary of the Russian aggression against Ukraine. Published by uacrisis.org Ukrainian-Russian relations have a long and controversial history, dating back hundreds of years. Their main theme is the desire of Muscovy and its successors – the Russian Empire, the Soviet Union and the Russian Federation – to prevent the...

      Paris Opera singer Vasyl Slipak shot dead by Russian sniper in Donbas
      Jun29

      Paris Opera singer Vasyl Slipak shot dead by Russian sniper in Donbas

      Ukrainian opera singer Vasyl Slipak (Wassyl Slipak) was killed in the warzone in eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian journalist Yury Butusov wrote on Facebook, according to Ukraine Today. ”Vasyl Slipak, a well-known opera singer, one of the world`s best baritones, lived and worked in France for 19 years, where he was a soloist of the Paris Opera House,”...