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Ukraine News Today June 26, 2017: Crimean Tatars marking National Flag Day; ‘Normandy format’ leaders to meet soon; Trial of ex-president Yanukovych adjourned until June 29

Crimean Tatars marking National Flag Day Today, on June 26, the Crimean Tatars are marking the National Flag Day. The celebration date was chosen as the first day of the second Kurultai (convention) of the Crimean Tatar people, which was held in Simferopol on

Ukraine News Today May 18, 2017: Ukraine commemorates Crimean Tatars deportation; Escalation in Donbas: 5 Ukrainian soldiers wounded amid 52 enemy attacks; Ukrainian parliament repeals so-called “Savchenko Law”

Ukraine commemorates victims of deportation Crimean Tatars Today, Ukraine commemorates the victims of deportation of the Crimean Tatar people. May 18, 1944, the State Defense Committee of the USSR ruled to start the deportation of Crimean Tatars from Crimea to Uzbekistan and neighboring

Ukraine News Today May 6, 2017: WWII-era U.S.-made P40 Kitty Hawk recovered from Black Sea; Ukrainian MP who offered leasing Crimea to Russia stripped of citizenship

Ukrainian MP who offered leasing Crimea to Russia stripped of citizenship Andriy Artemenko, the "back-door diplomat" who allegedly pitched a so-called plan to resolve the conflict with Russia onto the desk of Trump's national security adviser (at the time) Michael Flynn, has been

US sends newest F-35 stealth fighters to Europe over Russian aggression in Ukraine

The F-35A jets from Hill Air Force Base in Utah landed at RAF Lakenheath on Saturday for what the Air Force said was several weeks of training with other US aircraft and crews and those from North Atlantic Treaty Organization allies, according

Ukraine News Today Apr. 4, 2017: Two Ukrainian soldiers killed amid 48 enemy attacks in last day; Ukrainian authorities prevent Russia’s provocation with Eurovision – President; Ukraine demands Russia abolish military conscript in occupied Crimea

Two Ukrainian soldiers killed amid 48 enemy attacks in last day Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 48 times in the past 24 hours with two Ukrainian soldiers reported as killed in action, according to the press service of

Lithuania fears Russian propaganda is prelude to eventual invasion

Russia is trying to create a false history that denies the Baltic states’ right to exist, with alarming parallels to its justifications for the annexation of Crimea in March 2014, top Lithuanian officials have said, Joinfo.com reports with reference to The

Ukraine News Today Mar. 22, 2017: Eurovision 2017: Russia’s participant Samoilova banned from entering Ukraine; Militants launched 76 attacks, 1 soldier wounded in last day; Ukrainian Parliament calls on U.S. to conclude defense agreement, grant basic ally status beyond NATO

Eurovision 2017: Russia's participant Samoilova banned from entering Ukraine The SBU Security Service of Ukraine has banned Eurovision 2017 participant from Russia Yulia Samoilova from entering Ukraine, Joinfo.com "The Security Service of Ukraine has put Russian citizen Yulia Samoilova on Ukraine's stop list for

Ukraine News Today Mar. 21, 2017: Militants launched 60 attacks, 3 soldiers killed, 9 wounded; Social Policy Ministry registers 1.6 mln IDPs from Donbas and Crimea; Central Bank lowers forecast for Ukraine’s GDP growth in 2017 to 1.9%, improves to 3.2% in 2018

Militants launched 60 attacks on positions of Ukrainian troops, 3 soldiers killed, 9 wounded in last day Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 60 times in the past 24 hours with three Ukrainian soldiers reported as killed in action

Ukraine News Today Mar. 20, 2017: Heavy fighting with Grad, tanks near Ukraine’s Mariupol: 1 soldier killed, 8 wounded; Security Service chief says entry ban papers drafted against Russia’s Eurovision pick; President expects inflation in Ukraine below 10% in 2017

Heavy fighting with Grad, tanks near Ukraine's Mariupol: 1 soldier killed, 8 wounded – volunteers report Ukrainian civil volunteers report Russia's hybrid military forces are attacking Ukrainian positions near the Ukrainian-controlled strategic port city of Mariupol with all available weapons on Monday, Joinfo.com

Ukraine News Today Mar. 19, 2017: Five soldiers wounded in Donbas in past day; Separatist leaders prepare plans to integrate into Russia

Five soldiers wounded in Donbas in past day Ukraine's defense ministry reports five soldiers wounded in past day Ukraine's Defense Ministry has reported that five Ukrainian soldiers were wounded in action in the past day, Joinfo.com reports with reference to UNIAN. "No Ukrainian