Donetsk region

ATO latest news: militants conducted shelling in Donetsk and Mariupol directions

In Luhansk area it was quiet yesterday. But, near the village of Krasna Talivka it was detected a unmanned aerial vehicle carrying out reconnaissance flight at an altitude of 1000 m, said Colonel Oleksandr Motuzyanyk, the spokesman of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine

MFA of Ukraine condemned Russia-backed militants for shelling aimed to intimidate the OSCE SMM observers

Ministry of the Foreign Affairs of Ukraine has published a statement, condemning Russia-backed militants for shelling, which was aimed to intimidate the OSCE SMM observers, Joinfo.ua reports. “Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine strongly condemns the shooting at the OSCE Special Monitoring

President of Ukraine: ensuring peace and returning Donbas to Ukraine is the main priority in 2016

On Thursday, during the press conference President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said: “In 2016, we should restore Ukrainian sovereignty over the occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions”, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the AP press service. The President also stressed Ukraine’s