Category Archives: Eyewitness stories

Roman Donik: One Ukraine. For everybody. #FreeSavchenko #freesentsov

By Roman Donik, army volunteer 06.06.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine After such days, I want to tell everyone and everything to go to hell and to drive to the village. Or abroad. To screw everything and to … Continue reading

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Roman Donik: It would take three hours to go from perfect silence to a big war. #FreeSavchenko #freesentsov

By Roman Donik 06.05.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine A big war is very near. A big one, specifically. The one from which we all hide under our blankets. As the past 24 hours have shown, [a big war] is 2-3 hours … Continue reading

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Leonid Plyushch, activist and dissident: A remembrance. #FreeSavchenko #freesentsov #FreeKolchenko #FreeKostenko

06.05.2015 Voices of Ukraine senior staff Leonid Plyushch, a legendary human rights activist, dissident and symbol of resistance to the totalitarian Soviet regime, died in France yesterday at the age of 76. “Leonid died on Thursday morning [June 4]. He … Continue reading

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In Krasnohorivka, the elderberry blooms smell like ashes…

By Hennadiy Novikov, Emmanuel Association PR Service 06.05.2015 Translated by Helen Mironova Arends and edited by Voices of Ukraine No one expected us in Krasnohorivka [40 minutes west of Donetsk city in Donetsk Oblast]. No one thought it possible that after twelve … Continue reading

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Defense Attorney Feygin: By saving Savchenko, we’ll be able to solve other prisoners’ problems. #FreeSavchenko

By Anastasiya Ringris, Ukrayinska Pravda 05.13.2015 Translated and edited by Voices of Ukraine On May 11, 2015, aviatrix Nadiya Savchenko spent her birthday in the “Matrosskaya Tishina” detention center. A weekend. No gifts or visits. Shortly before this, her case was separated … Continue reading

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