Tag Archives: war in Donbas

Ukraine | Russian citizen captured in Donbas

The Russian service of the BBC, referring to the statement of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, said that the army controlled by Kiev allegedly had captured a Russian serviceman. Kiev sources assure that scout Viktor Ageyev, who was recruited in the Altai Territory and served under the contract, got into their hands. The alleged Russian was captured on June 24 in the area of ​​Zhelobok village of the Slavyanoserbsky district of the Lugansk region as a result of a clash of fighters of the 93rd separate mechanized brigade and the reconnaissance group of the 4th mechanized brigade of the 2nd Army Corps of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic.

USA | The blood of Donbass is now on Trump’s hands

January 31, 2017

Donetsk and Lugansk are again under fierce attack from the U.S.-funded and -armed Ukrainian junta. Civilians and troops are being killed again in greater numbers near the front line as the Ukrainian fascists and military try to advance.

Ukraine | Remarkable aggravation in Donbas

The Donetsk People’s Republic’s servicemen repelled the Ukrainian military’s attempt to break through the Republic’s defense line in vicinity of the Spartak industrial zone (north of Donetsk city) on January 10, the Vice-Commander of the Operational Command of the DPR Eduard Basurin said.

Ukraine | Fighting along contact line renewed in Donbas

A heavy fighting erupted on Sunday in vicinity of Debaltsevo as units of the 54th brigade from Ukrainian armed forces attempted an offensive near the settlement of Kalinovka in the Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR). As a result, ten Ukrainian servicemen were killed more than 20 were wounded, reported the LPR People’s Militia spokesman. According to the spokesman, the offensive was repelled. Two LPR servicemen were wounded and two more are missing.

Ukraine | Ukrainian army subjected rebels controlled territory to massive shellings

Last night the Ukrainian army subjected one of the residential areas of Makeyevka to massive shelling. Makeyevka is a city on the territory of Donetsk People’s Republic. Along with heavy weaponry the Ukrainian fighters used also IFV arms, grenade launchers and small arms. According to all available data from the DPR command, two civilians perished as a result of the bombardment, seven more got wounded, including two children. Chief physician of Interior Ministry hospital Andrei Zhurbin was killed on Gazetny alley, 7, his 6-year old child was wounded (according to other sources, also killed), his wife is in a state of shock. Another civilian was killed as a result of a hit on Stroitelei street, 10. Seven multifamily houses damaged. Some of them got direct hits. Gas supply in the district is disrupted, electric service lines are damaged.