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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 30 May 2014, 4 PM Kyiv time

Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 30 May 2014, 4 PM Kyiv time     1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine The active phase of the anti-terrorism operation (ATO) in Donetsk and Luhansk continues. The State Border Service of Ukraine reports that a border checkpoint near Stanychno-Luhanske, Luhansk oblast, was attacked by armed “separatists.” The border checkpoint was successfully defended; one [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 29 – May 2014, 4PM Kyiv time

Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 29    May 2014, 4PM Kyiv time   1. Central Election Commission receives all electronic protocols from 25 May election The Central Election Commission of Ukraine has received all electronic protocols from the District Election Commissions regarding voting in each precinct from the 25 May presidential elections. Petro Poroshenko received 54.7% of the vote (9.8 [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 23 May 2014, 7PM Kyiv time

Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 23 May 2014, 7PM Kyiv time     1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine The active phase of the anti-terrorism operation in Donetsk and Luhansk continues. During the night of 22-23 May, armed “separatists” attacked a Ukrainian armed forces convoy near Rubizhne, Luhansk oblast, killing one soldier and wounding three. According to the Ministry of Defense, [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 22 May 2014, 5PM Kyiv time

Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 22 May 2014, 5PM Kyiv time    1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine Тhe active phase of the anti-terrorist operation in Donetsk and Luhansk continues. Increased fighting took place in several regions; 13 Ukrainian armed forces personnel were killed and 20 wounded as “separatists” tried to break through encirclements. Casualties on the side of [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 20 May 2014, 5PM Kyiv time

1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine The active phase of the anti-terrorism operation in Donetsk and Luhansk continues. Donetsk businessman Rinat Akhmetov called a “warning” strike at noon at his companies to protest against the violence caused by armed “separatists” of the so-called Donetsk and Luhansk “Peoples’ Republics.” The strike was also joined by cars that proceeded to [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 19 May 2014, 8PM Kyiv time

Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 19 May 2014, 8PM Kyiv time     1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine The active phase of the anti-terrorist operation in Donetsk and Luhansk continues. The Ministry of Defense reports that near Amvrosiyivka, Donetsk oblast, over 50 armed “separatists” attacked an Armed forces checkpoint; the Ukrainian army responded with gunfire and the “separatists” fled. [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 16 May 2014, 5PM Kyiv time

Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 16 May 2014, 5PM Kyiv time    1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine The active phase of the anti-terrorist operation in Donetsk and Luhansk continues. In Mariupol, steelworkers took down blockades and barricades put up around the city by Kremlin-backed “separatists.” Armed “separatists” attacked a building at a military airbase outside Kramatorsk, Donetsk oblast; a 20-minute [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 15 May 2014, 9PM Kyiv time

1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine The active phase of the anti-terrorist operation in Donetsk and Luhansk continues. Acting president O. Turchynov stated that the anti-terrorist operation will continue until “separatists” turn in their weapons and all hostages they are holding are freed. The Party of Regions and Communist Party factions walked out of a session [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 14 May 2014

Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 14 May 2014 1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine The active phase of the anti-terrorist operation in Donetsk and Luhansk continues. The self-declared “Peoples’ Governor” of the illegal so-called “Peoples’ Republic of Luhansk” V. Bolotov has reportedly left Ukraine and gone to Russia. According to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Kyiv Patriarchate, [&hellip


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Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing – 13 May 2014, 6PM Kyiv time

Crisis in Ukraine: Daily Briefing 13 May 2014, 6PM Kyiv time     1. Kremlin-backed “separatism” in Eastern Ukraine The Ministry of Defense reports that 20 km from Kramatorsk, a Ukrainian armed forces column was ambushed by armed “separatists,” who used a grenade launcher to attack a personnel carrier. 6 Ukrainian servicemen were killed and 8 were [&hellip


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