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Eastern Ukraine Violence

How Ukraine's Conflict Is Forcing The Elderly To Suffer

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred & Nick Robins-Early | Posted 04.27.2015 | World

Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of the stories that made news in recent days. You noticed the media forgot all about another story's ba...

Ukraine's Leader Urges Peacekeeping Mission For The East

AP | PETER LEONARD | Posted 03.02.2015 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president signed a decree Monday opening the way to a formal request for international peacekeepers to be stationed i...

Ukraine's President Poroshenko Vows To Retake Separatist-Held East

AP | PETER LEONARD | Posted 03.20.2015 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president vowed Sunday to reassert government control over eastern regions as the army unleashed a counter-offensive ...

Ukraine Steps Up Mobilization, Warns Of Renewed Russian 'Aggression'

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2015 | World

KIEV, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Ukraine's parliament voted on Thursday to refresh its front-line forces and resume partial conscription after a top securit...

Prominent Rebel Commander Of The 'Batman' Battalion Killed In Ukraine

AP | Posted 01.04.2015 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian security official says a prominent rebel commander in the separatist eastern region of Luhansk has been killed. A ...

UN: Death Toll In Eastern Ukraine Up To 4,707

AP | JOHN HEILPRIN | Posted 12.15.2014 | World

GENEVA (AP) — Fighting in eastern Ukraine has killed at least at least 4,707 people since the conflict began in mid-April and more than a quarter of...

Heaviest Shelling In A Month Hits Eastern Ukraine

Reuters | Posted 01.09.2015 | World

DONETSK, Ukraine, Nov 9 (Reuters) - East Ukraine's rebel stronghold Donetsk was pummel on Sunday by the heaviest shelling in a month, and the OSCE s...

Ukraine's Ceasefire In Doubt After Deadly Shelling

AP | MSTYSLAV CHERNOV | Posted 11.07.2014 | World

SPARTAK, Ukraine (AP) — Shelling and other clashes between government forces and Russian-backed separatists threw the cease-fire agreement in easter...

Ukraine Says Rebels Shoot Down Fighter Jet

AP | Posted 10.17.2014 | World

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine says rebels shoot down fighter jet over Luhansk region....

UN: Ukraine Crisis Death Toll Has Doubled In The Past Two Weeks

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2014 | World

GENEVA, Aug 13 (Reuters) - The estimated death toll in the Ukraine conflict nearly doubled to at least 2,086 as of Aug. 10 from 1,129 on July 26, t...

Italian Journalist Killed In Eastern Ukraine

AP | ALEXANDER ZEMLIANICHENKO | Posted 05.25.2014 | Media

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — An Italian photojournalist and his Russian interpreter have been killed in eastern Ukraine while covering fighting between...

In Eastern Ukraine, The Mob Rules

Reuters | Posted 07.05.2014 | World

By Matt Robinson DONETSK, Ukraine, May 5 (Reuters) - His mistake was to run from the advancing mob, and that was enough for the men a...