EU Commissioner @JHahnEU says eastern partnership countries, like Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova, first have to implement what has already been agreed before starting accession talks to eventually join the EU

Map. History of Ukraine conflict

12 December 2017
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Ukraine chief of staff says that army is preparing for UN troops deployment in Eastern Ukraine
Ukrainian army distributing ai in Travneve and Gladosove2 week ago
Ukrainian army distributing ai in Travneve and Gladosove
Ukraine Cyber police warns about massive distribution of new ransomware Scarab2 week ago
Ukraine Cyber police warns about massive distribution of new ransomware Scarab
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Head of Luhansk "People's Republic" has resigned for "health reasons" according to the "Luhansk Information Center." Plotnitsky who has fled to Moscow has said nothing
NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and President @Poroshenko discussed ongoing security challenges in Ukraine, international efforts for a peaceful solution and the strong NATO-UA2 week ago
NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg and President @Poroshenko discussed ongoing security challenges in Ukraine, international efforts for a peaceful solution and the strong NATO-UA
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Head of Pro-Russian rebel of Luhansk region resigns
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European Council President Donald Tusk condemns Russia's "aggression" and says EU will never recognise the illegal annexation of Crimea
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EU's Tusk condemns Russian 'aggression' after Ukraine troop deaths
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Lukashenko blames Ukraine cause Sharoiko "spy case" goes public
President Poroshenko: Family photo during Eastern Partnership Summit 20172 week ago
President Poroshenko: Family photo during Eastern Partnership Summit 2017
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EU Commissioner @JHahnEU says eastern partnership countries, like Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova, first have to implement what has already been agreed before starting accession talks to eventually join the EU
The President of Ukraine has held a meeting with German Chancellor2 week ago
The President of Ukraine has held a meeting with German Chancellor
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OSCE’s Alexander Hug: With 400+ civilians killed and injured this year because of the fighting in eastern Ukraine, the sides need to ensure the well-being of the civilian population. Civilians must be the priority.
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OSCE’s Alexander Hug: SMM continues to monitor the situation in Luhansk city. Calm prevails with people going about their everyday lives and with reduced armed presence compared to earlier in the week. Ukraine
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Hug: Last wk SMM recorded about 360 instances of use of weapons that should have been withdrawn (compared to 67 previous wk). Also saw 112 weapons in violation of withdrawal lines (99 in non-govt-control and 13 in govt-control areas), compared to 52 prev. wk Ukraine
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OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Hug: Alongside the increased number of ceasefire violations, the monitors recorded an increased number in the use and presence of weapons that should have been withdrawn in accordance with Minsk agreements Ukraine
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OSCE’s Hug: Level of violence in eastern Ukraine has increased. Last week the SMM monitors recorded highest weekly number of ceasefire violations since mid-June – more than 9,000 ceasefire violations (60% more than previous week)
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OSCE’s Hug: Continuing violence in/around Donetsk Water Filtration Station also threatens health and environment as chlorine tanks there are vulnerable; they are within range of the nearby positions of the sides. Three weeks ago an above-ground chlorine pipeline was hit
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OSCE’s Alexander Hug: Donetsk Water Filtration Station workers face immense danger on daily basis. They ensure water to hundreds of thousands of people on both sides of the contact line with immense bravery amid ongoing fighting Ukraine
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OSCE’s Hug: Situation at Donetsk Water Filtration Station between Yasynuvata and Avdiivka encapsulates conflict in east Ukraine - sides refuse to fully comply with their commitments to cease fire, withdraw weapons or disengage. See SMM camera footage
OSCE’s Hug: Situation at Donetsk Water Filtration Station between Yasynuvata and Avdiivka encapsulates conflict in east Ukraine - sides refuse to fully comply with their commitments to cease fire, withdraw weapons or disengage. See SMM camera footage
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Media briefing by OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug from Donetsk Water Filtration Station Ukraine
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Peskov: Plotnitsky Arrival in Moscow is not a question of the Kremlin
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ATO spox: Donetsk sector – militants conducted 3 attacks and used 120mm mortars near Pavlopol region. In the area of Vodiane there were shelling with grenades and small arms.
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ATO spox: Luhansk sector – Russian proxies committed 4 ceasefire violations. The enemy fired at the Ukrainian position near Luhanske and Novooleksandrivka.
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ATO spox: In total, Russia-backed militants committed 7 ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine yesterday, five Ukrainian serviceman were KIA and four WIA. The information on losses is preliminary. The headquarters of ATO will issue revised number of losses as soon as possible.
In Yalta near Mariupol police seized 5 grenades, 1.6 kg of TNT, over 1000 cartridges2 week ago
In Yalta near Mariupol police seized 5 grenades, 1.6 kg of TNT, over 1000 cartridges
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Poroshenko is holding meeting with Merkel
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Turchynov commenting heavy casualties: Russia pushed additional troops to Donbas
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Kharkiv University newspaper confirmed that daughter of "LNR coup leader" Kornet is their student. Say she is a good student, Ukraine citizen, so they don't have any questions
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OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug to hold news briefing in Donetsk city today at 17:30 (Kyiv time) >>
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Grybauskaite says that the Kremlin "not allowed" Lukashenko to go to Eastern partnership summit
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Security Service of Ukraine deported Kadyrov representative to Russia
US F15 Eagles are securing the Baltic skies as part of NATO Baltic Air Policing in Lithuania2 week ago
US F15 Eagles are securing the Baltic skies as part of NATO Baltic Air Policing in Lithuania
President Poroshenko met @JunckerEU2 week ago
President Poroshenko met @JunckerEU
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Manafort’s flight records in/out of Ukraine suggest the links between Trump’s former campaign manager and Russia sympathizers run deeper than previously thought. Manafort made an extraordinary 138 trips to Ukraine
7 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday. 5 soldiers KIA, 4 were wounded2 week ago
7 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday. 5 soldiers KIA, 4 were wounded
Nov23 Lithuania: Ukrainian paratroopers in new maroon berets (instead of Soviet blue) marching at the Lithuanian Armed Forces Day2 week ago
Nov23 Lithuania: Ukrainian paratroopers in new maroon berets (instead of Soviet blue) marching at the Lithuanian Armed Forces Day
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FOR MEDIA: News briefing by OSCE SMM Alexander Hug tomorrow, 24 November, 13:30 via videolink from Donetsk region >>
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In line with OSCE SMM’s mandate to establish dialogue and promote normalisation of the situation, OSCE SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Alexander Hug met with Mr Zakharchenko in Donetsk city this evening >>
Russian armored vehicles in Luhansk2 week ago
Russian armored vehicles in Luhansk
Tusk: Meeting President @Poroshenko to prepare the EaPSummit. Sadly also a moment to mourn the death of veteran activist Vedzhiye Kashka and express our solidarity with the Crimean Tatar community and all of Ukraine. EU will never recognise Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea2 week ago
Tusk: Meeting President @Poroshenko to prepare the EaPSummit. Sadly also a moment to mourn the death of veteran activist Vedzhiye Kashka and express our solidarity with the Crimean Tatar community and all of Ukraine. EU will never recognise Russia’s illegal annexation of Crimea
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The commander of the Russian Western Military District Colonel-General Andrei Kartapolov has inspected and checked the readiness of a number of formations and units in Kursk, Belgorod, Bryansk and Smolensk regions
Tusk met with PM @filip_pavel to discuss EU-Moldova relations and prepare for the EaPSummit tomorrow2 week ago
Tusk met with PM @filip_pavel to discuss EU-Moldova relations and prepare for the EaPSummit tomorrow
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NATO SG @jensstoltenberg met today with the PM of Moldova @filip_pavel
Poroshenko: Russia will face consequences for death of activist in Crimea2 week ago
Poroshenko: Russia will face consequences for death of activist in Crimea
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President Poroshenko condemns actions of Russian occupation authorities which led to Vedzhie Kashka death
President Poroshenko met with @eucopresident Tusk2 week ago
President Poroshenko met with @eucopresident Tusk
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There is a special operation against the Majlis In the Crimea - Chubarov
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EU Eastern partnership should not concern Russia said Commissioner Hahn. Door for Ukraine, Georgia and 4 others remains open - for cooperation, not membership
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Kyiv court releases Kazakh blogger Zhanar Akhmet on Ukrainian lawmaker @svitlanaza's request
Searches in Yuzhne village near Feodosiya2 week ago
Searches in Yuzhne village near Feodosiya
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Ukrainian intelligence says that all cash was taken out from Luhansk