Sunday, July 24, 2016

Ukraine War Intensifying

Ukrainian soldiers in the ATO zone in Donetsk region, July 22, 2016. (UNIAN Photo)

Ukraine Today: Number of Ukrainian soldiers killed in the east increases

Six servicemen dead, 13 wounded

Six Ukrainian soldiers were killed, another thirteen were injured overnight in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine, military spokesman Oleksandr Motuzianyk reported on July 24 at a briefing in Kyiv.

Ukrainian military headquarters also reported increase in fighting. The Russian-backed separatit forces mounted 77 attacks at the Ukrainian positions, including from the heavy weapons banned under the Minsk agreements.

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More News On The Ukraine

Ukraine fighting threatens to reignite full-scale conflict -- Financial Times
Ukraine conflict with Russian-backed rebels gets deadlier -- CBS/AP
Ukraine troops warn of threat of full-scale war -- Ukraine Today
Soldiers killed as Ukraine conflict with pro-Russian rebels escalates -- CNN
Six Ukrainian soldiers killed as clashes surge -- AFP
Ukraine's deputy commander in Donbas conflict zone sacked -- Ukraine Today
Ukraine: Torture and Secret Detention on Both Sides of the Conflict Line -- Amnesty International
Civilians Subjected To Unlawful Detentions, Disappearances, Torture In Eastern Ukraine, Watchdogs Say -- RFE
Call for reconciliation over Ukraine conflict falls flat -- AP
ANALYSIS: Ukraine's corruption continues to cost the country dearly -- CBC


Jay Farquharson said...

Did you read Pavel Sheremet's last column before he was murdered?

War News Updates Editor said...

No I did not. Will search for it now.

War News Updates Editor said...

On the “Azov” battalion. After his killing my Ukrainian cousin mentioned it in passing .... now I understand why.

For those who do not understand Russian or Ukrainian, a crude English translation of his last column is the following ...