Category Archives: Crimea

Poroshenko and Putin shook hands (PHOTO + VIDEO)

By Ukrainska Pravda 08.26.2014 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin shook hands before a meeting in Minsk, as was reported by Reuters correspondent Jack in his microblog on Twitter, … Continue reading

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Russia deployed 45,000 servicemen, 160 tanks and 150 “Grads” to the border

By Liga.net 08.11.2014 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine Russia continues to increase its military power on the border with Ukraine. Andriy Lysenko, the spokesperson of the information center of the NSDC [National Security and Defense Council] reported about … Continue reading

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Russia’s Long-range Anti-extremism Weapon

By Halya Coynash 07.08.2014 Source: Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group Re-posted with permissions   Just so that there’s no trouble  … A new law just signed into force in Russia envisages penalties of up to 5 years imprisonment for what are … Continue reading

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Russia resurrects Soviet ways in treatment of the Crimean Tatars

By Halya Coynash  07.07.14 Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group Edited by Voices of Ukraine In yet another ominous echo from Russia’s Soviet past,Refat Chubarov, Head of the Crimean Tatar representative body, the Mejlis, has been prevented from returning to his native Crimea. … Continue reading

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DMITRY TYMCHUK: Number of Russian troops on Ukrainian border

By Dmitry Tymchuk, Coordinator, Information Resistance 07.04.2014 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine According to operational data from Information Resistance, as of July 4, 2014, the following Russian troop formations are currently located near the state border of Ukraine: … Continue reading

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