Russia to move S-400 missile systems on combat duty to Crimea
In January, the Russian military will strengthen the air defense of Crimea by new S-400 missile systems.
Poroshenko underlines that Ukraine will not betray or forget the captives insisting to increase efforts on returning hostages home
The Ukrainian government should resume talks with Moscow, insisting on the release of Ukrainian hostages in the occupied Donbas and Russia, Poroshenko said at a briefing during his working visit to Odesa region.
Tillerson on Russia: "We have no illusions about the regime we are dealing with"
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in his column in The New York Times has said the United States has no illusions about today's regime in Russia.
Poroshenko calls receiving American weapons "a transatlantic vaccination against the Russian virus of aggression"
Ukrainian president emphasizes that USA has adopted a long-awaited and fundamental decision on providing lethal defensive weapons to Ukraine.
EU prolongs economic sanctions against Russia in response to aggression toward Ukraine
The Council of the European Union on Thursday officially resolved to extend sectoral economic sanctions against Russia until July 31, 2018, a communiqué released in Brussels said.
Poroshenko on the increasing danger of escalation in Donbas: Ukraine is ready for any scenario
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko emphasizes that the danger of escalation from the aggressor is increasing, however Ukraine is ready for any scenario.
SBU counterintelligence operatives detained a spy in the Ukrainian government working for Russia
Counterintelligence operatives of Ukraine’s SBU security service on Wednesday exposed the official of the Secretariat of the Ukrainian Cabinet of Minister who was working in the interests of the intelligence of Russia, the agency’s press service reported.
Turchynov in light of the escalation at the front: Ukrainian Army is ready to repel any attacks in Donbas
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine (NSDC) Oleksandr Turchynov has said he does not rule out that Russia has withdrawn its representatives from the Joint Center for Control and Coordination (JCCC) due to upcoming military operations in Donbas.
Russian candidate for president post calls Crimea Ukrainian and urges a new referendum
Russian journalist and candidate in the president run 2018 Ksenia Sobchak has announced again the necessity to carry out a new referendum.
Poroshenko on UN resolution: the international front of the de-occupation of Crimea is gaining ground
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has welcomed the adoption of a resolution of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly on the violation of human rights in Crimea.
Russia took its officers from JCCC "right before" shelling in Donbas, continues to deny its own role - Volker
U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker noted on Twitter that Russia had recalled its representatives from the Joint Control and Coordination Centre (JCCC) right before a massive escalation in Donbas.
ATO HQ: Russian proxies cynical shelling of Novoluhanske on the eve of the St. Nickolas Day led to casualties among civilians - evidence of war crimes
Russian proxies shell Novoluhanske from territory of occupied Horlivka on the eve of the St. Nickolas Day, on December 18, 2017, according to the press centre of the ATO HQ.
Russia’s illegal occupation of Ukraine is the biggest threat to European security - Rex Tillerson
Tillerson assured that NATO allies stand firm in support of Ukraine’s sovereignty and their territorial integrity.
Poroshenko passed to the Ukrainian Army 40 Hummer medical vehicles from the U.S. - photos
During a working visit to Lviv region on Wednesday, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko passed to the soldiers of the Armed Forces of Ukraine certificates for 40 Hummer medical vehicles from the United States.
Turchynov comments on cutting diplomatic ties with Russia
According to the bill on Donbas de-occupation cutting diplomatic ties with Russia, specified as agressor, is not envisaged.
Volker prepared special message for Russia from families of Ukrainian hostages
U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Kurt Volker will hand over letters from the families of hostages to Russian presidential aide Vladislav Surkov, at the request of the Ukrainian side, Ukraine's representative in the humanitarian subgroup of the Trilateral Contact Group, First Deputy Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada Iryna Gerashchenko has said.
Repressions against Crimean Tatars: Detentions and mass searches conducted in the annexed Crimea – Chubarov
Mass searches took place at houses of Crimean Tatars in the annexed Crimea on Wednesday morning, chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov said on Facebook.
Ukraine suspended foreign economic activities with 18 Russian sanctioned companies: details
Ukraine's Economic Development and Trade Ministry has introduced sanctions against 18 Russian companies. The sanctions will take effect on December 9, 2017.
New law to protect Ukraine from aggressor-state propaganda during touring events in effect
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko signed Law "On Amendments to the Law of Ukraine "On Touring Events in Ukraine" Regarding the Peculiarities of Organizing and Conducting Tours with the Participation of Citizens of the Aggressor-State".
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.
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