Donbas war update: 6 Ukraine soldiers wounded in almost 50 attacks on Sunday
Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian troops 47 times in the past day, using proscribed 120mm weapons 10 times, as a result of which six Ukrainian soldiers have been wounded, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.
Donbas: 122 mm artillery shells hit Yuzhne, Donetsk region
Russia-backed mercenaries opened fire on Ukrainian positions 50 times over the last 24 hours; one Ukrainian serviceman received lethal injuries.
Lithuania gives 150 telescopes to Ukrainian army, - Poroshenko
Lithuania gave 150 telescopes to the Ukrainian army. This was announced by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in his speech in Pokrovsk of Donetsk region on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel.
NATO opens trust fund of €2 billion for ATO soldiers rehabilitation
NATO opened a trust fund of 2 billion euros for the rehabilitation of the ATO soldiers. This was announced by the acting head of the Central Military Medical Directorate - Chief of the Medical Service of the Armed Forces Oleksandr Labunets at the briefing, reports Ukrainian News agency.
Donbas: 85 attacks on Ukrainian positions
Russia-backed militants continue to shell positions of Ukrainian forces in the war-torn Donbas.
Donbas: OSCE SMM in Ukraine reports 500 ceasefire violations over one hour
Special Monitoring Mission of the OSCE in Ukraine reports ‘a 45-percent increase in the number of ceasefire violations’ in war-torn Donbas over the last week. That was mentioned in the most recent speech of Alexander Hug, the Mission’s Deputy Head, released by the OSCE SMM’s press service.
OSCE needs new monitoring system in Donbas, - Apakan
The OSCE SMM in Ukraine needs a new system of monitoring and to step up actions in the combat area in Donbas. Ertugrul Apakan, the Head of the Mission in Ukraine, said that at a briefing in Kyiv, as representatives of 27 OSCE member states visited this country on May 30 and 31. The officials arrived in Donbas to witness the status of ceasefire and the level of efforts taken to solve the crisis in eastern Ukraine.
Donbas: 44 attacks on Ukrainian positions
One Ukrainian soldier was killed, and five more were wounded in combat in the war-torn eastern Ukraine over the last 24 hours.
National Guard hold counter-sabotage drills in southeastern Ukraine
Fighters of military unit 3033, the Special Forces platoon of the National Guard of Ukraine participated in a regular drill on Tuesday, May 30. The exercise designed to improve skills of deterring acts of sabotage and tracing enemy saboteurs took place in Zaporizhya region, southeastern Ukraine.
Donbas war update: 3 WIA's amid 50 attacks in last day, Luhansk sector sees escalation
Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 50 times in the past 24 hours with three Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA), according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters.
Poland extradites Austrian suspected in killing of prisoners in Donbas
Poland extradited Benjamin Fischer the Austrian who is suspected in the commission of crimes in Donbas to Austria. Also, he deserted from the Ukrainian Army Forces. Dariush Abramovich, the press secretary of the District Court of Lublin reported this to TASS.
Donetsk governor gives details about Krasnohorivka Sunday attack (Photos)
Head of Donetsk military and civilian administration Pavlo Zhebrivsky has given details about a recent attack by Russia's hybrid military forces on the Ukrainian-controlled town of Krasnohorivka in Donetsk region on Sunday, May 28.
ATO HQ registers 48 attacks by militants on Ukrainian army positions, 7 wounded soldiers
Over the past day, militants have opened fire on positions of the Ukrainian Armed Forces 48 times in the area of conducting Anti-Terrorist operation (ATO), as a result of which seven servicemen have been wounded, the press service of the ATO headquarters has reported.
Donbas: Seven Ukrainian troops wounded over 24 hours
The overall situation in the conflict zone in Donbas remains complicated, with most of the attacks taking place in Mariupol and Donetsk sectors.
Ukraine tested new domestically made rocket
Ukraine has tested the latest home-made rocket. This was reported by Ukrainian president on his Facebook page.
OSCE envoy Sajdik: Number of civilians killed in Donbas more than doubles
Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office to the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on the settlement of the Donbas crisis, Ambassador Martin Sajdik says that the number of civilians killed in the east of Ukraine January through May 2017 soared by 120% year-over-year, according to the Belarussian telegraph agency BELTA.
Ukrainian army TV releases showing aftermath of militant Grad shelling of Avdiyivka
A video showing the consequences of a militant attack on the older part of the Ukrainian-controlled town of Avdiyivka in Donbas from the enemy's 122mm Grad-P portable rocket launchers was uploaded on YouTube channel by the Military Television of Ukraine.
Ukraine reports Grad attack on Avdiyivka, one civilian seriously injured
Russia's hybrid military forces have mounted an attack on the old part of the Ukrainian-controlled town of Avdiyivka in Donbas, using 122mm Grad-P portable rocket launchers; one civilian has been injured, according to the local police.
Ukrainians win the 2017 World Cup in military marksmanship
Hungary hosted the 2017 World Cup in military marksmanship; the competition among police and army shooters from various countries took place in Budapest, Ukraine Media Crisis Centre reports.
Ukraine's army advances one km closer to occupied Debaltseve in Donbas – volunteer
The Ukrainian army has advanced one kilometer closer to the Russian-occupied town of Debaltseve in Donetsk region and taken new positions after Ukrainian troops had to repel enemy attacks, according to volunteer who raises funds for the Armed Forces of Ukrainian Yuriy Mysiahin.
Three Ukrainian soldiers wounded amid 40 attacks in Donbas in last day
"The Mariupol sector: 25 enemy attacks were recorded. In particular, the militants repeatedly attacked fortified ATO positions near the villages of Shyrokyne, Vodiane, Talakivka, Lebedynske, and Berdianske, using 120mm mortars. The defenders of Shyrokyne came under fire from 122mm artillery systems. Moreover, the enemy used light weapons against our fortified positions near the villages of Bohdanivka, Chermalyk, and Pavlopil," the report says.
Donbas: 49 attacks on Ukrainian positions
Mortar fire was reported all over the combat zone in eastern Ukraine; Mariupol and Donetsk sector took most of the fire.
Petro Poroshenko administered the oath of the recruits of the Separate Regiment of the President of Ukraine and the 101st separate guard brigade of the AFU General Staff
President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on the Day of Victory over Nazism in the World War II took part in the ceremony of administering the oath of the recruits of the Separate Regiment of the President of Ukraine and the 101st separate guard brigade of the AFU General Staff.
Russian military secretly cross Ukraine’s border to burn and cover Ukrainian land with blood, — Poroshenko
Russian Federation failed to become peaceful country in 25 years; it resorts to military aggression like before. This was announced by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko during the opening of photo exhibition "Fourth Generation" in the National Museum of the History of Ukraine, broadcast by 112 Ukraine TV channel.
Militants shell Ukrainian army positions 58 times on Thursday
A total of 58 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in Donbas over the past 24 hours, the press center of the ATO headquarters reported.
One Ukrainian serviceman killed, seven wounded in ATO zone
On May 2, militants shelled the Ukrainian army positions in the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) zone, as a result of which one Ukrainian soldier was killed and seven were wounded, the press center of the ATO headquarters reported.
Donbas militants attack Ukraine 25 times on May 1 – ATO HQ
Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 25 times on May 1 with five Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA), the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters reports.
Restoring justice: Poroshenko on recovery of assets stolen by Yanukovych team
The funds confiscated from Ukraine’s ousted ex-president Viktor Yanukovych and his entourage will primarily be allocated for strengthening the Ukrainian army, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said Friday.
Donbas: 52 attacks on Ukrainian positions
Over the last 24 hours, Ukrainian outposts in Donbas went under fire 52 times. The enemy has been landing attacks in all sectors of the combat area; the gravest situation is observed in the Donetsk and Mariupol sectors.
Militants attack Ukrainian positions near Krasnohorivka: 1 KIA, 4 WIAs
Russia’s hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions near the town of Krasnohorivka in the Mariupol sector, the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters reported on Facebook.