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EU explains why it still recognises Vladimir Putin as Russia’s president
News - 12 May 2024

EU explains why it still recognises Vladimir Putin as Russia’s president

Ukraine's Central Election Commission (CEC) declared the results of Russian ruler Vladimir Putin's so-called "elections" to be null and void and the Kremlin leader himself illegitimate

India’s Trapped Sons: Duped by Russia, Indian citizens forced to fight on the front in Ukraine
News - 05 May 2024

India’s Trapped Sons: Duped by Russia, Indian citizens forced to fight on the front in Ukraine

BBC News told the stories of affected persons, including David Moothappan, 23, from the Indian village of Pozhiyoor in Kerala

Memories of Halyna Haiova, a torture survivor of the infamous Izolyatsia prison
News - 05 February 2024

Memories of Halyna Haiova, a torture survivor of the infamous Izolyatsia prison

Halyna Haiova, a senior nurse from the city of Dokuchaievsk, Donetsk region, was arrested by representatives of the so-called “Donetsk People’s Republic” (“DPR”) at her workplace on October 14, 2016. She was accused of having pro-Ukrainian views and helping the Ukrainian Armed Forces. The woman was held in captivity for nearly sixteen months, most of […]

Attack in Donetsk market kills civilians, Ukraine vows to hold perpetrators accountable
News - 22 January 2024

Attack in Donetsk market kills civilians, Ukraine vows to hold perpetrators accountable

Civilians have been killed and injured as a result of an attack on a market in Donetsk on January 21, 2024

Parliamentarians from 51 countries reaffirmed Ukraine’s territorial integrity: Key moments from the Second Parliamentary Summit of the International Crimean Platform
News - 06 November 2023

Parliamentarians from 51 countries reaffirmed Ukraine’s territorial integrity: Key moments from the Second Parliamentary Summit of the International Crimean Platform

At the end of the plenary session, a Joint Declaration was signed by the participants of the summit, affirming the territorial integrity of Ukraine within its internationally recognized borders, including Crimea and Sevastopol, as well as assurance of the sovereignty of Ukraine as necessary preconditions for ending the war and establishing lasting peace in the region

We should be more assertive in foreign policy amidst Russian propaganda
Columns - 29 October 2023

We should be more assertive in foreign policy amidst Russian propaganda

Javier Maroto noted that Western democracies are also suffering from the attacks of Putin's regime, in particular from disinformation spread by Russia. He also stressed the importance of political unity in supporting Ukraine outside the EU, as Russian propaganda has a great influence in other countries

Ukraine must join NATO: eliminating security grey areas in Europe
Columns - 27 October 2023

Ukraine must join NATO: eliminating security grey areas in Europe

We must stand with Ukraine until its total victory. That must be very clear to everyone: no semi-peace or other kind of settlements but a victory with regained occupied territories with Zelensky's Peace Formula.

Zelenskyy’s Peace Formula is a good basis to start discussions for ending the war
Columns - 25 October 2023

Zelenskyy’s Peace Formula is a good basis to start discussions for ending the war

At the beginning of her speech, Annita Demetriou emphasized that Russia's brutal invasion of Ukraine and its attempts to annex Ukrainian territory cannot be legitimized or justified

Prosecutor’s Office published a video that depicts prisoners of Odessa SIZO being beaten and opened a number of proceedings
News - 22 August 2017

Prosecutor’s Office published a video that depicts prisoners of Odessa SIZO being beaten and opened a number of proceedings

The prosecutor's office changed the legal qualification of the case to torture. Suspects may face the imprisonment for a term of 10 years

Law enforcement officers disrupted a commemorative event in Crimea and detained its organizer
News - 21 August 2017

Law enforcement officers disrupted a commemorative event in Crimea and detained its organizer

Law enforcement officers have not drawn a protocol against Bekir Umerov. He is verbally accused of insulting a senior official

Patriot group suspects that Aseev may be dead
News - 01 August 2017

Patriot group suspects that Aseev may be dead

Patriot, volunteer group that works on the release of war prisoners, calls on militants of the “DNR” to show an interview with journalist Stanislav Aseev to make sure that he is alive. As reported by Radio Liberty. As stated coordinator of the group Oleg Kotenko during the broadcast of Donbass.Realiii, three weeks ago the group […]

Aseev’s health sharply deteriorated in captivity of the “DNR”
News - 28 July 2017

Aseev’s health sharply deteriorated in captivity of the “DNR”

Aseev does not have the necessary medications and representatives of the “Ministry of State Security of the DNR” refuse to provide him with medications

Amnesty International calls to join the rescue of journalist Aseev, who disappeared in the “DNR”
News - 06 July 2017

Amnesty International calls to join the rescue of journalist Aseev, who disappeared in the “DNR”

Currently the situation is becoming more critical...

Mariinka resident received a gunshot would as a result of militants’ attack
News - 03 July 2017

Mariinka resident received a gunshot would as a result of militants’ attack

The bullet hit the back near the spine

Militants tortured a man with electric shocks – UN
News - 22 June 2017

Militants tortured a man with electric shocks – UN

The man threatened that he would be forced to blow himself up

A truck with locals inside hit a mine near Horlivka
News - 19 June 2017

A truck with locals inside hit a mine near Horlivka

A man and a woman were injured

Police in Donetsk region tortured two men
News - 14 June 2017

Police in Donetsk region tortured two men

One of men was kept in detention for three days and the other for one day incommunicado

At the trial of Semena his personal correspondence was read out again – now with a translation
News - 06 June 2017

At the trial of Semena his personal correspondence was read out again – now with a translation

The next court hearing is scheduled for June 14