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      Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas from artillery and mortar launcher, 3 Ukrainian troops were killed
      Jan29

      Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas from artillery and mortar launcher, 3 Ukrainian troops were killed

      Russian militants continue shelling Ukrainian positions in Avdiyivka from artillery and mortar launchers. Ukrainian troops along the entire frontline have been placed on the high alert. 3 Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one soldier was injured, as reported by the press center of the Headquarters of the Anti-Terrorist Operation. View map in...

      The International Federation of Journalists demands to release Ukrainian journalists illegally imprisoned in Russia

      The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), human rights groups urge Russian authorities to stop persecuting Ukrainian journalists Mykola Semena and Roman Sushchenko who are are facing jail following charges by the Russian authorities of separatism and espionage, according to EFJ. @IFJGlobal and...

      Russia attacked Ukrainian Navy diving ship in the Black Sea
      Jan29

      Russia attacked Ukrainian Navy diving ship in the Black Sea

      The Russian Federation has fired at the Ukrainian Navy diving ship “Pochaiv” and damaged it with sniper’s bullets, the Naval Forces report on Facebook. “In contrast to baseless allegations of Russian officials made, as usual, without any evidence, we have something to show — traces of sniper’s bullets”, said the Naval Forces. The Federal Security...

      Canada provides military training in Ukraine to deter Russian aggression
      Jan29

      Canada provides military training in Ukraine to deter Russian aggression

      Operation UNIFIER is one of Canadian military operations in Europe and it is one component of Canada’s support to Ukraine to deter Russian aggression. The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), with support from Global Affairs Canada, deployed 200 troops to Ukraine in a non-combat mission for military training and capacity building to Ukraine forces’...

      Russian militants attacks Ukraine positions in Donbas 60 times, Ukrainian forces report 3 wounded
      Jan28

      Russian militants attacks Ukraine positions in Donbas 60 times, Ukrainian forces report 3 wounded

      Russian occupation troops in Donbas in the past day opened fire 60 times on the positions of the Ukrainian forces in the past day, as reported by the press center of the Headquarters of the Anti-Terrorist Operation. View map in full size Russian militants were shooting from a tank in Shyrokyne after sunrise and used mortar launchers in the south...

      Russia isn’t to blame for MH17, because “They say it wasn’t them” – Trump
      Jan28

      Russia isn’t to blame for MH17, because “They say it wasn’t them” – Trump

      The U.S. President Donald Trump doesn’t believe in investigation evidences that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down by a Russian-made rocket and warhead, according to CNN. On Tuesday report from Dutch investigators is said that Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down in 2014 by a Russian-made rocket. The U.S. government assesses...

      Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions 63 times in Donbas in the past 24 hours, 2 Ukrainian soldiers were killed
      Jan27

      Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions 63 times in Donbas in the past 24 hours, 2 Ukrainian soldiers were killed

      Russian militants shoot at Ukrainian positions in Luhansk sector from Grad MRLS. Two Ukrainian troops reported as killed in action (KIA), according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters. View map in full size In the Mariupol sector, the militants used banned 152mm artillery systems, tanks, infantry fighting...

      The EU General Court recognized Russian government company in supplying heavy weapons to Donbas and decided to freeze its funds
      Jan27

      The EU General Court recognized Russian government company in supplying heavy weapons to Donbas and decided to freeze its funds

      The General Court of the European Union (EGC) makes provision for the freezing of funds of the Russian Almaz-Antey anti-aircraft weaponry manufacture (‘Almaz-Antey’) because it supplies arms to Donbas, Ukraine, states the report of the Judgment of the General Court (9th chamber) from January 25, 2017. “Almaz-Antey is a Russian stateowned company....

      Russian  troops at the Ukrainian border increased to 44 000 in recent weeks
      Jan27

      Russian troops at the Ukrainian border increased to 44 000 in recent weeks

      The Russian Federation has allocated 44,000 Russian troops at the Ukrainian border, according to intelligence information gathered by NATO, reports aldrimer.no. The number of Russian soldiers increased in recent weeks Russia has also increased the use of special forces from the military intelligence service GRU and Spetsnaz inside Ukraine....

      Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas in all sectors in the past 24 hours, used portable rocket launcher Grad-P
      Jan26

      Russian militants attacked Ukrainian positions in Donbas in all sectors in the past 24 hours, used portable rocket launcher Grad-P

      Russian militants used portable rocket launcher Grad-P (“Partisan”) 3 times when firing on Ukrainian positions in Krasnogorivka. The Russian militants were using machine guns, grenade launchers, infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) and snipers. Ukrainian troops incur no lethal casualties, 3 troops wounded, according to the press service of the...

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