Tag Archives: Donetsk

Ukraine | The Head of the DPR Aleksandr Zakharchenko Was Assassinated in Central Donetsk

On August 31 during an explosion in the center of Donetsk the head of the Donetsk People’s Republic Aleksandr Zakharchenko received a fatal wound.

UN agency reaches Donetsk after months of restricted humanitarian access

20 October 2015 – The World Food Programme (WFP) today announced that after a three-month suspension, it has restarted humanitarian activities in the non-Government-controlled area of Donetsk city in eastern Ukraine.

In a press statement, the UN agency said that two truck convoys, carrying enough food for nearly 16,000 people for one month, had reached Donetsk over the past five days.

The Netherlands | Besluiten over MH17 blijven geheim

Documenten over het optreden van het kabinet in de nasleep van de aanslag op MH17 blijven geheim. Minister Ard van der Steur (Veiligheid en Justitie) wil ook de besluiten en besluitenlijsten van het crisisteam van het kabinet – onder leiding van premier Mark Rutte — niet openbaar maken.

Ukraine: UN agency begins cash assistance programme to meet food needs in crisis-torn eastern areas

13 August 2015 – Responding to the recurring food shortages created by the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has begun cash distributions to some 60,000 people – mostly internally displaced – in Government-controlled areas of the Lugansk and Donetsk region.