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18 January 2015, The London Ukrainian Community held a protest against Russian terrorism at the Russian Embassy in London.

Jan 18th, 2015 | By

The Ukrainian community in London joined by representatives from Poland, Belarus, Georgia, Lithuania, Syria and the UK appealed to the world demanding them not to tolerate terrorist acts against Ukrainian civilians by the Kremlin-backed militants.


Sun, 18 Jan – Protest against Russian Terrorism in Londo

Jan 16th, 2015 | By

On 18 January, Ukrainians around the world will hold a peace march. Ukrainian community in London organises the protest at the Russian Embassy and will call on Russia to stop murdering Ukrainians, demand the world to stop Russian aggression in Ukraine and recognise self-proclaimed “DNR” & “LNR” as terrorist organisations and Russia as a country which sponsors and spreads terrorism.


CONTROL TOWER OF DONETSK AIRPORT COLLAPSED, FIGHTING INTENSIFIES

Jan 13th, 2015 | By

Donetsk, 13 January 2015. As a result of heavy fighting control tower of Donetsk airport collapsed. This information is confirmed by ATO HQ and by local residents. At about 11.00 am the tower collapsed, falling on the complex of buildings below, called “horse shoe”. (Control tower before the war) Control tower of the airport, with…


Russian separatists in Ukraine admit war crime

Jan 12th, 2015 | By
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On January 7, 2015 a video was published on one of separatist youtube channels, featuring interview with underage “militia” soldier. In the course of interview, 14-year old Artyom, while holding AK machine gun, tells the journalist how he joined military Russian “kazaki” (cossacks) at the “Checkpoint No. 1” in town Krasny Luch, Luhansk region. He…


Civilians Killed, Police Attacked by Russian Terrorists

Jan 11th, 2015 | By
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While police officers were examining the scene, Ukrainian army soldiers, who were accompanying them, spotted the tank of Russian terrorists in forest nearby, about 500 meters away. Tank was aiming in the direction of house, were police team was working.


Wikimedians from Central and Eastern Europe met in Kyiv

Dec 29th, 2014 | By

On December 19–21, 2014 in Kyiv Wikimedia Central and Eastern Europe Meeting 2014 was held. It was the third annual conference of activists of Wikimedia movement from Central-Eastern Europe. In this conference 70 wikimedians from regional chapters and Wikimedia communities took part. Those who edit Wikipedia, Wikisources, Wikinews, Wikimedia Commons and other projects of Wikimedia Foundation from more than 20 countries gathered to exchange their experience. Thus this conference appeared to be the biggest compared to the both previous meetings in Serbia (2012) and in Slovakia (2013).


NATO NATIONS URGED TO BOOST UKRAINE SUPPORT, STAND FIRM ON RUSSIA

Nov 24th, 2014 | By

The Hague, 23 November 2014 – NATO nations must boost support to Ukraine and take a firm stance with Russia as a ‘very difficult winter’ looms for the government in Kyiv, parliamentarians and experts warned Sunday at the NATO Parliamentary Assembly’s Annual Session. In a draft resolution adopted by the assembly’s Committee on the Civil…


Ukrainian World Congress statement on the 81st anniversary of the Holodomor

Nov 19th, 2014 | By

On Saturday, 22 November 2014, International Holodomor Memorial Day, at 19:32 local time, the UWC calls upon every family around the world to say a prayer for the victims of the Holodomor and light a candle of remembrance in the window of their home.


In the U.S., support for the Ukraine Freedom Support Act of 2014

Nov 17th, 2014 | By

If you are American, please call your Congressman ***today*** to urge him or her to co-sponsor and pass a House equivalent of the U.S. Senate’s Ukraine Freedom Support Act of 2014. Our Ukrainian American neighbors and friends are united in their support for this bill. The President of Ukraine has asked America for this sort…


Putin’s New Nostalgia

Nov 11th, 2014 | By

Timothy Snyder November 10, 2014 As Russian military convoys continue the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Vladimir Putin has chosen to rehabilitate the alliance between Hitler and Stalin that began World War II. Speaking before an audience of Russian historians at the Museum of Modern Russian History, Putin said: “The Soviet Union signed a non-aggression agreement…