Monthly Archives: March 2021

In major escalation, four Ukrainian soldiers killed in enemy attack in Donbas

Fire exchange is ongoing, the report says.Photo from UNIAN Russia-controlled armed groups in eastern Ukraine’s warzone today, March 26, resorted to a targeted shelling of Ukrainian positions, killing four servicemen with the Joint Forces and injuring another two. Joint Forces Operation HQ reported on Facebook that the invaders had mortared the Ukrainian military with 82mm shells, also employing automatic grenade launchers and

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Russia prepares $20 billion lawsuit against Ukraine for ‘water blockade of Crimea’

By the end of April, documents are expected to be ready to sue Ukraine for damages caused to the peninsula by the water blockade, said the first deputy chairman of the Crimean State Council, Yefim Fiks. According to him, the amount of claims is 1.5 trillion rubles ($20 billion USD). “We have documents for 1.5 trillion rubles at the moment.

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SBU prevents illegal shipment of military goods to Russia

The components were to be exported under the guise of civilian products.The components were to be exported under the guise of civilian products / Photo from the SBU Counterintelligence officers of the SBU Security Service of Ukraine have prevented the illegal shipment of Ukrainian military goods to the Russian Federation. The components were to be exported for the aggressor country’s

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Medvedchuk, Kozak buy Russia oil refinery for very low price amid occupation of Crimea in 2014 – journalist (Video)

Both Ukrainian MPs refrained from answering journalists’ questions.Viktor Medvedchuk / screenshot Journalists of Ukraine’s Skhemy (Schemes) TV program say the families of two members of the pro-Russian Opposition Platform For Life Party, Viktor Medvedchuk and Taras Kozak, received an oil refining business in Russia for a very low price during the occupation of Crimea by Russia in February 2014. In

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France Slams Russia’s Sputnik Vaccine as ‘Propaganda’ Tool

France on Friday accused Russia of using its Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine as a tool to spread Moscow’s influence and message rather than as way to fight the global health crisis. “In terms of how it is managed, it (the Sputnik V vaccine) is more a means of propaganda and aggressive diplomacy than a means of solidarity and health aid,” Foreign Minister

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Alexander Query: Ukraine’s Friend & Foe of the Week

By Alexander Query.  Editor’s Note: This feature separates Ukraine’s friends from its enemies. The Order of Yaroslav the Wise has been given since 1995 for distinguished service to the nation. It is named after the Kyivan Rus leader from 1019-1054, when the medieval empire reached its zenith. The Order of Lenin was the highest decoration bestowed by the Soviet Union, whose

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Putin claims right to territories of former Soviet republics

Edited by: A. N. Speaking to a meeting on the seventh anniversary of his Anschluss of Crimea, Vladimir Putin said that the Bolsheviks had handed over “significant territories and geopolitical space to quasi-state formations” known to others in the past as the union republics of the USSR and now as the post-Soviet states.” “It is difficult to say how the residents of the 14

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