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“I will refuse all medals:” Remembering Ilovaisk by remembering “Sam”

By Mihail Lermontov-Nikolov, Chief of Staff of the 46th Separate Donbas volunteer Battalion of special purpose, of Ukraine 08.21.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine I will refuse awards [medals]. I Mikhail Nikolov, call sign “Lermontov,” Chief of Staff of … Continue reading

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Nadiya Savchenko’s Book: “It’s a Strong Name, Hope.” #FreeSavchenko

Excerpts from the soon to be published book by Nadiya Savchenko: “It’s A Strong Name, Hope.” [Nadiya means ‘hope’ in Ukrainian, so the title is a play on her own name]. By Nadiya Savchenko, posted by Svyryd Opanasovych with thanks to … Continue reading

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Dmitry Tymchuk: Military update 8.26 #FreeSavchenko

Dmitry Tymchuk, Head of the Center for Military and Political Research, Coordinator of the Information Resistance group, Member of Parliament (People’s Front) 08.26.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine Operational data from Information Resistance: Russian-terrorist troops in Donbas continue to be active, flouting … Continue reading

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The Music of Warriors project: Thunderstruck. #FreeSavchenko

By Oleksander Tkachuk, founder, “Music of Warriors” project 08.20.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine The “Music of Warriors” resumes with a violin performance by Lviv resident Teresa Catarina, a talented musician in Lviv’s Cantabile Orchestra and a member of the Right Sector who has … Continue reading

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Flowers of chocolate and wool. #FreeSavchenko

By Sasha Lirnyk 08.13.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine I wanted to write again about the “brothers-kryssiyans” [‘Russian rats’], but I thought – why talk about crap right before Independence Day [August 24th]? Therefore, I will write about the … Continue reading

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