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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 June 24, 2017: Two Ukrainian soldiers wounded amid 48 militant attacks; Court places mediator in Huzhva case under house arrest in Kharkiv

Two Ukrainian soldiers wounded amid 48 enemy attacks in Donbas in last day Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 48 times in the past 24 hours, using banned artillery systems, with two Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action,

Ukraine News Today June 23, 2017: Strana.ua editor-in-chief faces years in prison, seizure of property for blackmailing; Eurowings to fly to Kyiv from 2018

Strana.ua editor-in-chief faces years in prison, seizure of property for blackmailing Editor-in-chief of the online newspaper Strana.ua Ihor Huzhva is facing up to 10 years in prison along with the seizure of property, according to the article of the Criminal Code mentioned by

Ukraine News Today June 22, 2017: Woman wounded in militant attack on Mar’inka in Donbas; Poroshenko, Macron meeting scheduled in Paris on June 26; EU to complete ratification of association with Ukraine in a few weeks

Residential areas of Ukraine's Mar’inka in Donbas under attack again, woman wounded Residential areas of the Ukrainian-controlled town of Mar’inka in Donbas have again come under fire after Russia's hybrid military forces mounted an attack on Ukrainian army positions at about 11:00 local

Ukraine News Today June 21, 2017: Nine more Ukrainian companies licensed to export dairy products to China; One Ukrainian soldier wounded in 36 attacks in Donbas; Armed man attack and fire at OSCE SMM observers in militant-controlled territory

One Ukrainian soldier wounded in 36 attacks amid Donbas escalation in past day The Ukrainian Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Headquarters has reported escalation in the past day in the east of the country: the number of attacks on Ukrainian troops and their intensity in

Ukraine News Today June 20, 2017: Russian proxies lob over 60 shells into Ukraine positions near Krymske in Donbas; President Poroshenko to talk with Trump, Pence and Tillerson on Tuesday

Russian proxies lob over 60 shells into Ukraine positions near Krymske in Donbas Russia's hybrid military forces lobbed over 60 mortar shells into Ukrainian army positions near the village of Krymske in Luhansk region, Donbas, in the past day, according to a Ukrainian

Ukraine News Today June 19, 2017: An-132D aircraft performs impressive demo flight at Paris Air Show 2017; Hostilities in Donbas put water supply to over 1 mln people at risk

Ukrainian An-132D performs impressive demo flight at Paris Air Show 2017 – video A brand new multi-purpose transport aircraft An-132D performed an impressive demo flight at the 2017 International Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, France, Antonov enterprise said, Joinfo.com reports with reference

Ukraine News Today June 17, 2017: 47 civilians killed, 222 injured in Donbas year to date; 750,000 children at risk of losing access to safe drinking water, warns UN

OSCE: 47 civilians killed, 222 injured in Donbas year to date The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine has confirmed that 47 civilians were killed and another 222 were injured from January 1 to June 15, 2017, Joinfo.com reports with reference to

Ukraine News Today June 16, 2017: Militants launch 18 attacks, 1 Ukrainian soldier killed in Donbas; Anna Pysmenska wins European Diving Championships 2017

Militants launch 18 attacks, 1 Ukrainian soldier killed in Donbas on June 16 Russia's hybrid military forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 18 times on June 16, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action, according to the press service of

Ukraine News Today June 15, 2017: Ukrainian Illya Kvasha wins European Diving Championships; Russian proxies attack Ukraine 55 times, 3 soldiers wounded in last day; Many in Ukraine’s parliament pursue own ends, hinder reform – EU ambassador to Ukraine

Ukrainian Illya Kvasha wins European Diving Championships Ukrainian Illya Kvasha became the champion of Europe in diving in Kyiv, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Ukrinform. The athlete from southern Ukraine Mykolayiv city won the gold medal of the European Diving Championships in the men’s one