Russian embassy slams defacing of monument to Soviet soldiers in Vienna

Map. History of Central and Eastern Europe conflict

23 July 2018
2 week ago
Clashes with machine guns reported near Avdiyivka close to midnight
Officer of Moscow region military unit, during his trial on death of conscript, asked the court to consider his "involvement in conflict in neighboring country, where said no Russian involvement"
Car exploded in Kharkiv in possible assassination attempt on local businessman. He and his 2 bodyguards are safe
2 week ago
Merkel rejects EU "fortress" in clash with Hungary on migration
Chinese Premier LiKeqiang on Thursday arrived in Bulgaria for an official visit to the country and the seventh meeting of heads of government of China and 16 Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) in Sofia
The EU has prolonged its economic sanctions on Russia by six months. Will be in the EU official journal on Monday - a week before the Helsinki meeting between Trump and Putin
2 week ago
Germany, Austria, Italy plan talks to 'shut' southern migrant route
Ukraine launches the first khakaton on security and defense issues with the support of @NATO2 week ago
Ukraine launches the first khakaton on security and defense issues with the support of @NATO
Russia holds "counter militant" drill in Kaliningrad region on the Baltic Sea
2 week ago
It's propaganda
Russia's foreign ministry says it offered "dozens of times" to cooperate with the UK government on investigating the Salisbury poisoning.
2 week ago
British government will have to apologise to Russia: Moscow
Man shot dead in Kyiv on Schuseva street2 week ago
Man shot dead in Kyiv on Schuseva street
2 week ago
Moscow says UK police should not get involved in 'dirty political games'
2 week ago
Ukraine invited Russia to hold expanded meeting in Minsk with the participation of ombudsmen to discuss the exchange of political prisoners of the Kremlin
We strongly emphasize the course of Ukraine's integration into the EU and NATO -  President Poroshenko signed the Law On National Security of Ukraine2 week ago
We strongly emphasize the course of Ukraine's integration into the EU and NATO - President Poroshenko signed the Law "On National Security of Ukraine"
Reports of new checkpoints and raids across Occupied Donbas2 week ago
Reports of new checkpoints and raids across Occupied Donbas
Hungary opposes inclusion of Black Sea in the title of event with participation of presidents of Georgia and Ukraine at the upcoming alliance summit in Brussels.2 week ago
Hungary opposes inclusion of Black Sea in the title of event with participation of presidents of Georgia and Ukraine at the upcoming alliance summit in Brussels.
2 week ago
President Poroshenko at NSDC meeting signed a law on "National Security of Ukraine"
Oleg Sentsov's cousin Natalia Kaplan says she saw him in prison for two hours, he has lost 15 kg on hunger strike and weighs 75 kg. She says he's grateful for the support he's getting, but says not enough attention is being paid to the other prisoners.
2 week ago
Hug: Recommitment – with low levels of violence – is an opportunity to build trust, to implement Minsk in good faith. A window of opportunity is open. Time to withdraw weapons, disengage, and de-mine; and make ceasefire real Ukraine MinskAgreements
2 week ago
Hug: Sustainable lasting ceasefire is possible if measures – weapons withdrawal, disengagement, demining – are taken. There must be full compliance; with all provisions agreed in Minsk MinskAgreements
2 week ago
Russian embassy slams defacing of monument to Soviet soldiers in Vienna
2 week ago
Hug: Discipline and the will to ceasefire is not enough for a sustainable ceasefire. Cycle of violence re-emerges after every recommitment; madness only interrupted by short periods of sanity Ukraine
Hug: Despite Minsk Memorandum and TCG's Decision on Mine Action – which prohibit the laying of new mines and oblige the signatories to remove all previously-laid mines – mines are everywhere along contact line2 week ago
Hug: Despite Minsk Memorandum and TCG's Decision on Mine Action – which prohibit the laying of new mines and oblige the signatories to remove all previously-laid mines – mines are everywhere along contact line
2 week ago
Hug: Conflict fought not because of historical divisions or hatred; fought because armed men and soldiers are ordered to fight. When ordered to stop, they largely comply. With every recommitment, there is dramatic reduction in level of violence Ukraine
2 week ago
Hug: Non-compliance has real consequences for real people. Last week another 6 people were injured, bringing this year's total to 150 civiliancasualties – 29 fatalities and 121 injuries
2 week ago
The Kremlin says it's worried that a nerve agent has once again been used in Europe.
2 week ago
Hug: Last week 51 heavy weapons in violation of withdrawal lines – 31 in govt-ctrl and 20 in non-govt-ctrl areas. Since 1 Jan, over 2,000 weapons in violation; evenly split on either side of the contact line ukraineconflict
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Hug: As a whole, last week was not without examples of non-compliance with the Minsk agreements. The sides fired weapons 8,292 times; 50% increase on previous week. Since 1 Jan, over 140,000 ceasefire violations incl almost 6,000 uses of proscribed weapons
2 week ago
Hug: Recommitment and consequent reduction in numberof ceasefire violations demonstrates that when the sides want to cease fire,they can. The difference between compliance and non-compliance – the differencebetween normality and violence – is the will to make it happen. Ukraine
2 week ago
Hug: Last week's recommitment to the ceasefire has brought tangible results with a steady decline in ceasefire violations since then, especially pronounced since the recommitment came into effect on 1 July. ukraineconflict
Hostage of "DNR" group, journalist Stanislav Aseev(Vasin) declared hunger strike
2 week ago
Russia says it regrets that two Britons are in a critical condition, categorically denies any involvement in original Salisbury attack that targeted a former Russian double agent and his daughter
On Ukraine parliament agenda today is bill that would allow security service to block websites without court order, supposedly in name of national security. Critics including internet freedom groups and pro-Kyiv hacktivists warn it would lead to censorship.2 week ago
On Ukraine parliament agenda today is bill that would allow security service to block websites without court order, supposedly in name of national security. Critics including internet freedom groups and pro-Kyiv hacktivists warn it would lead to censorship.
2 week ago
Novaya Gazeta writes that they suspect that the paper's deputy editor-in-chief Yury Shchekochikhin, who died after 2 weeks of agony on July 3, 2003, was killed with the nerve agent Novichok.
2 week ago
Russian occupation authorities in Crimea have sentenced Volodymyr Balukh to 5 years in colony
Romanian parliament says would back reunification with Moldova
Several hundreds of miners protest near Verkhovna Rada, demand independent funding of coal industry2 week ago
Several hundreds of miners protest near Verkhovna Rada, demand independent funding of coal industry
Police: LGBTi community office was attacked in Kharkiv last night
2 week ago
OSCE SMM news briefing by Alexander Hug today at @uacrisis at 13:00. LIVE here:
Polish PM's father, a veteran ultra conservative politician, gives interview to Russian state media, says he "regrets" that "my son did not congratulate Putin after his election"
Joint forces: 19 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 4 soldiers were wounded2 week ago
Joint forces: 19 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 4 soldiers were wounded
Video from Zolote-4 village, newly controlled by Ukrainian army(earlier - in gray zone)
2 week ago
Most Kosovars expect Serbia to recognize Kosovo after final dialogue
Video: car hit a crowd in Sochi
Video: car hit a crowd in Sochi
2 week ago
Ahead of the German Interior Min's meeting with Austrian Chancellor @SebastianKurz over proposed new migration measures, Greens MP Anton Hofreiter says there are "more pressing matters" than: "How do we close a border to refugees who aren't really coming at the moment anyway?"
Joint Forces held drills on the shore of Azov Sea
China's ambitions in eastern Europe to face scrutiny at summit
Russia's coast guards detain seven ships off Ukraine coast in Sea of Azov since Monday evening2 week ago
Russia's coast guards detain seven ships off Ukraine coast in Sea of Azov since Monday evening
2 week ago
Alongside @HassanRouhani, @sebastiankurz says on alleged Paris MEK attack: "In this connection, we expect a full investigation and I would like to thank you, Mr. President, that you have assured us of providing and supporting this investigation to shed light on this case."
EU sanctions on Russia will be officially rolled over on Monday until end Jan 2019, EU officials say
2 week ago
Former "DNR militiaman" Dmitry Havchenko aka Moryachok buys cryptocurrency stock exchange Wex with a daily turnover of $20 million - the successor to the closed BTC-e. "Orthodox oligarch" Konstantin Malofeev money could be behind "Moryachok"
2 week ago
Iran's president is in Vienna to promote the survival of his country's nuclear agreement with world powers after the United States withdrew
2 week ago
MFA: With The second sentence of the Baluh Russia goes beyond the common sense
Iran President @HassanRouhani met with Austria Chancellor @sebastiankurz in Vienna2 week ago
Iran President @HassanRouhani met with Austria Chancellor @sebastiankurz in Vienna
Austria Airforce Blackhawks on it's way to Vienna.2 week ago
Austria Airforce Blackhawks on it's way to Vienna.
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