Russian Defense Ministry: Missile that shot down MH-17 was irrefutably Ukrainian

18.09.2018, Moscow.

The Director of the Main Missile and Artillery Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation Lieutenant General Nikolay Parshin at a briefing on September 17 said that the path of the 9M38 missile of the Buk anti-aircraft missile system was traced from the technical documents that were completed in the process of its manufacturing, and it was established that the missile belonged to the Ukrainian army, a correspondent of the Rossa Primavera News Agency reports. Contine reading

Donetsk intelligence: clearing operation being prepared in Kiev-controlled Donbass territory

05.06.2018, Moscow.

According to the Deputy Chief of the Operative Command of Donetsk People’s Republic Eduard Basurin, Kiev plans to form a military force to fight partisans and carry out “clearing” operations among Donbass civilians, the Zvezda TV channel reported on June 5. Contine reading

Donetsk People’s Republic’s intelligence: Ukrainian security forces concentrate artillery near Donetsk

23.11.2017, the DPR.

Donetsk People’s Republic’s (DPR) intelligence has found a howitzer squadron in the west of Donetsk, Eduard Basurin, the Deputy Defense Minister of DPR and the DPR’s defense spokesman, said on November 22, Donetsk Information Center reports. Contine reading

Ukrainian military shells Donetsk with 80 rockets

16.11.2017, Russia.

The Ukrainian army shelled the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic using multiple launch rocket systems, the representative of the Republic at the Joint Center for Control and Coordination (JCCC) for the ceasefire regime Ruslan Yakubov told journalists on November 16, RIA Novosti reports. Contine reading

Increasing numbers of military equipment observed in Mariupol

19.07.2017, Donbass.

In Mariupol, increasing numbers of military equipment and Ukrainian servicemen are being observed; they are acting very aggressively towards the city population, the director of the Forum for Saving Mariupol civic organization, Irina Popova, reported on July 13 during a briefing in Donetsk, the Donetsk News Agency reports. Contine reading