ATO spokesperson: Luhansk sector: combat activity decreased. Militants opened mortar fire against Troitske, Novooleksandrivka and Popasna

US mission to OSCE: Russia occupation authorities in Crimea continue to commit serious abuses against Tatars, ethnic Ukrainians, all who oppose occupation A civilian wounded in AvdiivkaCol. Motuzyanyk: Mariupol sector: militants opened fire with 122 mm artillery against Shyrokyne ATO spokesperson: 5 hour long enemy mortar fire against Avdiivka Col. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk: Over the previous day of hostilities, UAF incurred NO casualties Map. Situation in eastern Ukraine March 9, 2017, 00:00 EET Russia's actions in Donbas - attacks, recognition of "passports", "nationalization" and even enterprises-infringement of Minsk and deliberate escalationSBU shutdown small arms smuggling channelPavlo Klimkin: "Normandy format worked all the years. And I am grateful to France that it is part of these efforts." Russia states that Ukraine intentionally ignored the 2nd requirement of Art. 2.1 on the specific purpose of the act; #UkrRuICJ Russia argues that Rome Statute is no place to look, as it does not deal with terrorism; "Court being misled" .@poroshenko wants to suggest to Ukrainian TV regulator to increase quota for Ukrainian-language contentRussia representative accuses Ukraine of distorting the words of Russia in the pleadings; quote on quote presentationIn Simferopol Schevchenko birthday rally under police supervisionToday Russia is addressing ICJ in its surrebuttal at the 2nd round of oral observationsNear Starohnativka Ukrainian soldiers destroyed militants unit near Volnovakha69 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday. No casualties 108 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 7 soldiers wounded Testimony before State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee, Senate Committee on Appropriations by FM Ukraine FM met Sec. TillersonRussia says in the Hague court that militants found weapons in the Donbas coal mines. Tomorrow the Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine will visit NATO HQSBU detained militant of "DNR" near HorlivkaBattle in the area between Olenivka-Oleksandrivka now, incl. with heavy artillery. ATO spox: In the Horlivka perimeter, militants opened fire at UA positions all across the frontline Col. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk: In Avdiivka, Russian proxies actively applied mortars all day and night long ATO spokesperson: Avdiivka town remains without electricity; repair works cannot start due to threat of enemy shellings Col. Motuzyanyk: In Kamianka, Donetsk airport area and Nevelske, militants applied small arms provoking UA servicemen ATO spox: Mariupol sector: major hostilities continued at the frontline stretching from Chermalyk to Shyrokyne Col. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk: Luhansk sector: Krymske was major hotspot in the Luhansk sector - heavy weapons were largely applied by the enemy

Map. History of Ukraine conflict

27 March 2017
Map. Situation in eastern Ukraine March 9, 2017, 00:00 EET
Russia's actions in Donbas - attacks, recognition of "passports", "nationalization" and even enterprises-infringement of Minsk and deliberate escalation
SBU shutdown small arms smuggling channel
Pavlo Klimkin: "Normandy format worked all the years. And I am grateful to France that it is part of these efforts."
In Simferopol Schevchenko birthday rally under police supervision
Near Starohnativka Ukrainian soldiers destroyed militants unit near Volnovakha
69 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday. No casualties
108 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 7 soldiers wounded
Testimony before State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee, Senate Committee on Appropriations by FM