People defend church in West Ukraine for 4 days, police on the side of attackers

21.12.2015, Rovno.

Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Moscow Patriarchate (UOC MP) churchgoers continue to defend Uspensky temple in Ptichye village near Rovno in West Ukraine for the fourth day in a row against the attacks of schismatics of the “Kiev patriarchate”, unrecognized by world Orthodoxy. With the support of police the schismatics have besieged the church, leaving the people inside without electricity, heating, water and food, according to UOC MP public affairs office.

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OSCE: Ukrainian decommunization law contradicts EU standards

21.12.2015, Kiev.

The Venice Commission of the Council of Europe and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe issued a joint communique in which they called Ukraine’s law “On condemnation of the Communist and National Socialist totalitarian regimes in Ukraine and banning the promotion of their symbols” inconsistent with European legal standards.

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Russell Bentley (‘Texas’) on the frontline in Gorlovka (Donbass)

Recently a family from Gorlovka (Donetsk People’s Republic) addressed “Essence of Time” unit in DPR with a call for help. These were three families with 8 kids who live on the frontline under continuous shelling by Ukrainian army. The families like these have to hide in the entry halls, where there is no mains supply, no gas, no water, no heating. They have no money to live, no job because of continuous combat operations of Kiev junta.