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Amnesty concludes Kiev armed forces also endangered civilians

Amnesty concludes Kiev armed forces also endangered civilians

Amnesty International warned on Wednesday that Ukrainian troops endanger civilian populations when they establish military bases in residential areas and carry out attacks from areas inhabited by civilians. In a statement released today, the human rights organization noted that this action in no way justifies the indiscriminate attacks by Russia, which killed more than 5,000 […]

Kiev began ‘mandatory evacuation’ of citizens from Donetsk

Kiev began ‘mandatory evacuation’ of citizens from Donetsk

Ukrainian authorities on Tuesday began the “mandatory evacuation” of the population of the Donetsk region as fighting intensifies in eastern Ukraine. Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister responsible for the reintegration of the occupied territories, Iryna Vereshchuk, announced the first transport for women and children, the elderly and people with reduced mobility, the official website Ukrinform reports. […]

Russia-Ukraine War, Kiev receives three Mars II multiple rocket launchers from Germany

Russia-Ukraine War, Kiev receives three Mars II multiple rocket launchers from Germany

Heavy weapons arrived from Germany to Ukraine to face war with Russia. That’s three Mars II multiple rocket launchers and as many Panzerhaubitzen 2000 self-propelled howitzers. “We keep our word,” said Berlin Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht, referring to a pledge made in June by Chancellor Olaf Scholz. An expedition arranged directly with the United States, […]

“I’m ready to talk to Putin, but without an ultimatum”: Zelensky

“I’m ready to talk to Putin, but without an ultimatum”: Zelensky

the chairman of Ukraine† Volodymyr Zelenskyhas stated that he is prepared to speak with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin“but without an ultimatum”, in a television interview broadcast this Thursday evening, of which the Italian media is publishing a preview. “I am ready to talk to Putin, but without an ultimatum,” he claimed in the interview […]

Russia threatens to bomb Kiev if Ukraine attacks Russian territory again

Russia threatens to bomb Kiev if Ukraine attacks Russian territory again

Russia today threatened to bomb the command centers in the capital Ukraine, Kiev, if the Ukrainian army attacks or carries out new acts of sabotage on Russian territory. “We see sabotage attempts and attacks by Ukrainian troops on infrastructure in territory of Russiasaid Igor Konashenkov, the spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry, in his evening […]

Russia announces reduction of military activities in Kiev and Chernigov. at

Russia announces reduction of military activities in Kiev and Chernigov. at

Russia on Tuesday announced its decision to suspend military activities around the Ukrainian capital Kiev and the besieged northern city Chernigov after negotiations held in Istanbul with the Ukrainian delegation. “In order to enhance mutual trust and create the necessary conditions to continue negotiations and achieve the goal of reaching consensus and signing an agreement, […]

Ukraine fears new offensive on Kiev after Russian troops regroup

Ukraine fears new offensive on Kiev after Russian troops regroup

Final offensive in Donbas? Despite Russia’s announcement last Friday that it will focus on the liberation of Donbas, the ISW still sees no signs that this is the case. “The Russians have not planned to redeploy troops from Kiev or any other part of Ukraine to focus on the fighting in Donbas, and we have […]

Russian journalist killed in bomb attack on Kiev shopping center

Russian journalist killed in bomb attack on Kiev shopping center

Russian journalist Oxana Baulina, of opposition media The Insider, died in a bomb attack on a shopping center in Kiev while she was working, the publication itself reported Wednesday. Baulina filmed the destruction caused by Russian bombing of that shopping center in the Kiev district of Podolsk. Another civilian also died and two people accompanying […]