Ukraine Crisis Escalation: Militants fire Grad MRLSs on Avdiivka, 2 Ukrainian soldiers killed, 14 wounded over the past 24 hours

Ukraine Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) HQ reports that militants continue shelling on the Avdiyivka village from Grad MRLSs, 152mm and 122mm artillery, and tanks over the past 24 hours, Joinfo.com reports. 52 houses were damaged in Avdiyivka due to the shelling, according to the

Ukraine News Today Feb.1, 2017: Trilateral Contact Group holding peace talks in Minsk; UN Security Council to discuss situation in Avdiyivka; Russian side to JCCC provides guarantees for ceasefire

Ukraine Crisis: The Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on settlement of the situation in Donbas has begun a meeting in Minsk, Belarus Darka Olifer, press secretary of Ukrainian representative in the group, former Ukrainian President Leonid Kuchma, wrote on her Facebook page. Earlier it

Ukraine Crisis Escalation: US Mission to OSCE calls on Russia to end attempts to seize new Ukrainian territories

In her address to the Permanent Council, Kate M. Byrnes reminded that Ukraine had "called for an immediate period of silence to allow repairs to critical infrastructure" in Avdiyivka, adding that it is "also attempting to convene an emergency meeting of the