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  1. News - World - UKRAINE

    Ukraine claims pro-Russian rebels flushed out of main stronghold Slavyansk

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 05:42pm by AFP

    ... Borodai, a leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic, was quoted as saying: "The punitive forces of Ukraine... moved into a large-scale offensive. Given the disproportionate numerical superiority of the enemy troops, units of the armed forces of the Donetsk People's Republic were forced to leave their previous positions on the northern sector of the front." ...

  2. News - World - UKRAINE

    Missile attack on buses fleeing violence in east Ukraine kills dozens of civilians

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 01:25am by Reuters

    ... Donetsk People's Republic. Another rebel spokesman denied any civilian convoy had been struck. The Kiev military reported new successes overnight, building on a weekend breakthrough when ... need to regroup our forces to defend our territory and continue offensive actions by the army." Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said all issues around a humanitarian convoy sent ...

  3. News - World - UKRAINE

    Russia and Ukraine fail to make breakthrough as leaders hold late-night talks

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 11:38am by AFP

    ... after the meeting – that also included the leaders of Kazakhstan and Belarus – pointing to an agreement for talks on border controls and between army chiefs. “We demand decisive actions which ... to briefly take shelter in the city hall together with the mayor. Kiev also accused Russian army helicopters of launching a ferocious missile attack on a Ukrainian border position further ...

  4. News - World - UKRAINE

    Ukrainian troops advance on flight MH17 crash site amid fight with rebels

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:26pm by Reuters

    ... Vladimir Antyufeyev, the self-styled first deputy prime minister of the Donetsk People's Republic. Ukrainian officials said two rebel-held towns had been recaptured and attempts were being ... army for trying to destroy evidence at the crash site under cover of fighting. In Kiev, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, whose country lost 28 nationals in the crash, said she would ...

  5. News - World - UKRAINE

    Russian military sources say soldiers crossed Ukraine border ‘by accident’

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 05:12pm by AFP

    ... claimed to have taken captive soldiers from Russia’s regular army. The Russian source claimed that a total of more than 500 Ukrainian troops had crossed over the border into Russia on a number ...

  6. News - World - UKRAINE

    Putin and Poroshenko meet face-to-face to discuss future of Ukraine

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 11:41pm by AGENCIES

    ... of prisoners, who said they were serving Russian army officers. Sources in Moscow admitted the men were serving Russian soldiers, but said they crossed the border by mistake. Ukraine has repeatedly ...

  7. News - World - UKRAINE

    Pro-Russian rebels parade captured Ukrainian soldiers before crowd

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 04:00am by AP

    ... by 2017 on its army over the next three years for the purchase of warplanes, warships and helicopters. He called it "only the modest beginning" of the rebirth of the Ukrainian military. ...

  8. News - World - UKRAINE

    Separatists shoot down Ukrainian warplane as fighting intensifies in Donetsk

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:15am by Reuters

    ... Alexander Zakharchenko, prime minister of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic, said rebels were in the process of receiving some 150 armoured vehicles, including 30 tanks, and 1,200 ...

  9. News - World - UKRAINE

    Russian makes way for a Ukrainian as head of pro-Moscow rebels in Donetsk

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 09:57pm by Reuters, AFP

    ... Agencies An eastern Ukraine native has replaced a Russian as leader of separatists in their stronghold of Donetsk, a move aimed at blunting Western accusations the rebellion is being run by Moscow. Aleksander Borodai, one of several Russian nationals in top roles among the rebels as the head of the self-proclaimed "Donetsk People's Republic" (DNR), said on Thursday he ...

  10. News - World - UKRAINE

    Nato chief flies to Ukraine amid fears over Russian troop build-up

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 11:56am by Agence France-Presse in Donetsk

    ... border with Ukraine from 12,000 to 20,000 in mid-July. Ukrainian forces also carried out their first air strike on the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, as they said they were preparing to liberate ... and that government forces were preparing for their “liberation”. The military also reported that 18 soldiers had been killed and 54 injured in fighting over the past 24 hours, the highest daily toll ...




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