OSCE’s PA adopted resolution urging to de-occupy Crimea and Donbas
OSCE’s Parliamentary Assembly adopted the resolution on “Restoration the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine”, which includes a paragraph on reversing occupation of Crimea and Donbas, according to OSCE’s Parliamentary Assembly website.
"Russia not to let them in:" Escape drills held in occupied Donbas – Ukraine intel
A spokesman for the Ukrainian Defense Ministry says that Russian-backed militants in the occupied Donbas conduct drills to work out an escape plan, according to Channel 5.
Donbas militants deploy howitzers in residential area in Horlivka
According to Ukraine army intelligence, the pro-Russian militants deployed a battery of 152-mm howitzers in a residential area of Horlivka, regularly shelling Ukraine army positions from there, Informator reports March 21.
Girkin: 'A regular army' is fighting against Ukraine in Donbas
The former ‘Defense Minister of the DPR,’ Igor Girkin (Strelkov), said that those fighting for the ‘Republics’ of the Donbas against Ukraine is not a ‘militia,’ but a ‘regular army,’ as said in an interview with ROY TV, a short excerpt of which was uploaded to YouTube.
Russian government agrees to integrate some South Ossetia military units into the structure of the Russian Armed Forces
The Russian Government will present the draft agreement on the entry procedure of South Ossetia military units into the structure of the Russian Armed Forces to the President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin. The corresponding document was published on the government’s official website.
News of the death of LPR commander 'Plastun' appears in social networks
Bloggers recently wrote that a separatist commander with the call sign Plastun was killed in the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic or LPR, Ukrinform reports.
Russian representatives in The Hague claim separatists found weapons in the mines of the Donbas
The Russian Delegation to the UN International Court of Justice in The Hague claims that militants in the Donbas do not receive weapons from the Russian Federation, but rather "find them on their own".
Russia's recognition of "DPR-LPR" travel documents to complicate Donbas settlement - UN official
The fact that the Russian Federation has moved to recognize the so-called passports issued by self-proclaimed authorities of the occupied areas in Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine can complicate the process of the conflict settlement in eastern Ukraine, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said in an interview with Kommersant.
'What happened in the hell of Avdiivka industrial zone': new clashes in Donbas could lead to the serious war
Oleksandr Matyukhin, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry speaker for ATO issues, reports the course of events in Avdiivka industrial zone.
Defense Ministry refutes information concerning destruction of Ukrainian howitzers by Rusisan trojanized application
It is noted that the loss of artillery weapons for the time of the ATO are much less and are not related to hacker attacks
Ukrainian General admits the use of Russian combat aircraft in Donbas war if the conflict extends
Ukrainian General said that possibility of airstrikes of Russian combat aircraft in the war in Donbas against Ukraine cannot be ruled out: jets can engage if the conflict "extends," according to a Ukrainian Lieutenant-General (Retd) Dmytro Umanets, reports Unian.
Kissinger assures Trump to recognize Crimea as Russian territory in order to strengthen global stability – Bild
The U.S. president-elect is reportedly seeking abolition of anti-Russian sanctions on the "Kissinger's recommendation"
War in Ukraine started again: Ukrainian troops face heavy clashes near Debaltsevo - video of artillery and mortars battle
Militants attacked Ukrainian positions but were repulsed and lost strategic height, Russian artillery fired thousands of mines from residential area
Turchynov told about his actions in case of Russian full-scale military operation against Ukraine during missile tests: 'There had been no other option'
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov says that Ukraine was ready to counter any Russian provocation during the testing of new Ukrainian missiles near Russia-occupied Crimea, according to UNIAN.
Ukraine creates UkrARPA - agency responsible for the development of emerging technologies for use by the military
UkrOboronProm adviser on long-term development, former head of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Anthony Tether told how UkrOboronProm can use UkrARPA.
Russia will stay under sanctions until July 2017 - EU prolongs restrictive measures
EU leaders agreed that there's no considerable moving towards real peace in Donbas, so the sanctions against Russia must be extended again
The first president of Ukraine Kravchuk about full-scale war against Russia: that would be Russia’s last day
The first leader of the Ukrainian state commented on Savchenko’s negotiations with Russian militants, the Kremlin’s aggression in Ukraine and further U.S.-Ukraine relations, 112 TV channel reports.
Ukrainian coastal guard might confiscate foreign vessel after an unauthorized visit of Crimean port
Sky Moon, the arrested vessel, currently stays in Reni port, Odesa region, - State Border Guard
Poroshenko unexpectedly appeared on the frontline 1 km away from Horlivka
Petro Poroshenko inspected the stronghold on the frontline near Horlivvka. Ukrainian president had a conversation with the military, congratulated them on the 25th anniversary of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and presented state awards.
​Russian warship 'Pytlivy' blocked the Ukrainian border control boat in the Black Sea
Russian warship blocked Ukrainian drilling platforms from border guards.
Tuka claims Donbas militants are ready to start riot inside occupied territory
Tuka states that 30% of Donbas militants are Ukrainians and they are not pleased with current situation. The lesser number of locals in Donbas are ready to fight vs Ukraine – the more armed Russians come to the region.
Hackers broke into a web camera in Crimea - Aksyonov was forced to listen to Ukrainian anthem at the session. Video of incident
Ukrainian national anthem suddenly rolled out during a video conference of the so-called head of Crimea with regional administrations
John Kerry: USA actions prevent Russia from taking Ukraine`s capital - they paid a heavy price
According to US Secretary of State, the Russian Federation has paid a high price over the last year as a result of the imposition of sanctions.
Russia reacts on Ukraine’s intention to carry out missile drills near Crimea with Antey-2500 anti-aircraft missile system deployment - video spotted weapons movement
In the afternoon of November 29, movement of Russian military convoys was recorded in the occupied city of Kerch (Crimea).
Defense Ministry expects Russia’s missile strike in response to Ukrainian missile drills
At the same time Defense Ministry does not seem to intend to cancel military drills
Ukraine announced the target and map of missile drills near the western Crimea coast – launch suspension is not planned
Test launches of new Ukrainian anti-aircraft missiles over Black Sea led to confrontation with Russia
Ukrainian army created a "kettle" for militants in Dokuchaievsk city and ready to liberate within two hours
The majority of Dokuchaievsk residents confess the life in united Ukraine was way better.
From the "Crimean corridor" to wide-ranging Russian invasion: Ukrainian army preparing for all aggression scenarios – General Staff
"Today we are able to resist the Russian Federation," General Muzhenko said
Debaltseve back: In Trilateral group Ukraine demands returning to the agreed-upon demarcation line for disengagement process
Withdrawal of forces in Donbas is possible if Russian proxies return to agreed demarcation line
Montenegro names Russian citizens attempted to organize the assassination of Prime Minister - all participants took part in the war in Donbas for separatists
Prosecutors in Montenegro have released the names of two Russian citizens who they say attempted to organize the assassination of Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic in October.