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All the materials marked with tag: Donbas
23 MarchBreaking news
In exceptional cases, a person may be given permission to cross the line in critical life circumstances, with supporting documents for such circumstances
9 MarchPolitics
What is it that voters in free Donbas like about Zelenskiy?
7 MarchSociety
The self-proclaimed republics in occupied Donbas are changing their rhetoric about returning to Ukraine and are more actively imposing the attributes of a statelet...
6 MarchPolitics
The strategic winners and losers at Normandy
23 FebruaryPolitics
The Zelenskiy team is slowly adapting to the frozen conflict in occupied Donbas
18 FebruaryPolitics
New Year in occupied Donbas
2 FebruarySociety
The economic crisis in occupied Donbas is getting worse. Marauding seems to be the rule of the day
30 JanuarySociety
How are residents of ORDiLO being polled for their opinions and how reliable are the results?
29 JanuarySociety
What those “dead souls” are hiding in occupied Donbas
2 December, 2019Politics
How attitudes towards the country’s course and the war in the Donbas have changed among Ukrainians in the last five years
30 November, 2019Politics
What criteria should be used to evaluate strategies for the reintegration of the Donbas
11 November, 2019Breaking news
A court hearing in Poland on whether to extradite a Ukrainian veteran of the ongoing Donbas conflict and member of a Ukrainian nationalist group is expected to begin by Nov. 12
9 November, 2019Breaking news
Ukrainian government forces and Russian-backed rebels began withdrawing from a village in the disputed Donbas region on Saturday, one of a series of measures that could pave the way for a summit between Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany
4 November, 2019Breaking news
The foreign minister expressed strong support for Ukraine in finding a solution to the military conflict through the Minsk agreements
2 November, 2019Breaking news
OSCE monitors used drones to verify the disengagement
28 October, 2019Breaking news
A representative of the Office of the President says the weapons were seized by the police
5 October, 2019Economics
What the supporters of DNR and LNR feared most, the closure of the mines, was accomplished by their terrorist leadership, not by the “junta” in Kyiv
2 October, 2019Breaking news
Hundreds of Ukrainians have protested after President Volodymyr Zelensky said he had backed an agreement that would bring elections to territory controlled by Russian-backed separatists.
28 September, 2019Breaking news
U.S. special envoy to Ukraine resigns a day after whistleblower complaint was released
28 September, 2019Politics
Open supporters of integration with Russia are being persecuted on the occupied Donbas
16 September, 2019Society
The commander of the Ukrainian Air Assault Forces on the feasibility of holding a military parade on Independence Day of Ukraine and the specifics of the war in Donbas
13 September, 2019Breaking news
The Ukrainian authorities would like to hold local elections simultaneously across the entire Ukrainian territory, including the temporary occupied areas
11 September, 2019Breaking news
82 mm mines hit Novotoshkivske and Mayorske
4 September, 2019Breaking news
Since midnight, Russian mercenaries have already opened fire once
26 August, 2019Politics
How the 2019 elections were different from all the previous ones in the Donbas
19 August, 2019Economics
How Estonia solves the problems of its “Donbas”
15 August, 2019Politics
The Ukrainian Week talked with U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations on prospects for the release of Ukrainian prisoners, the specifics of negotiations with the Russia and options for resolving the conflict in the Donbas
11 August, 2019Breaking news
Four Ukrainian fighters lost their lives in an obnoxious attack on the position near Pavlopol, Donetsk region on August 6
9 August, 2019Society
What’s behind the flashmob about “Accept Donbas’s choice”?
7 August, 2019Economics
What the new government’s initiatives to lift the blockade from the occupied Donbas actually mean
6 August, 2019Breaking news
Kyiv says four Ukrainian soldiers have lost their lives in the latest clashes with Russia-backed separatists in the country's east
23 July, 2019Breaking news
The press center of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine reported
12 July, 2019Society
Initiatives to return to Ukraine as autonomy have intensified in the occupied Donbas
30 June, 2019Breaking news
Russian occupants attacked positions of Ukraine's government troops 15 times
12 June, 2019Breaking news
The "grey zone" has shifted toward the village of Trudivske
11 June, 2019Breaking news
Russian-led forces have continued to violate the ceasefire in Donbas since midnight until 12.00 on Tuesday
8 June, 2019Breaking news
Ukraine says fresh clashes with Russia-backed separatists in the country's east have claimed the lives of two of its soldiers, raising to six the number of Ukrainian troops reported killed this week
6 June, 2019Breaking news
The proposal will be considered at the next TCG meeting in Minsk
13 May, 2019Breaking news
Many locals who moved out of the occupied territories never return to challenge "court" decisions in fear of prosecution
9 May, 2019Breaking news
One occupier was killed and another five were wounded on Wednesday, intelligence reports say
6 May, 2019Breaking news
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko stated this
27 April, 2019Society
Who’s talking to the world on behalf of Donetsk and Luhansk Oblasts and what they are saying
25 April, 2019Breaking news
President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on Wednesday that makes it easier for those living in eastern Ukraine's separatist territories to access a Russian passport
25 April, 2019Economics
Why economic decline of the liberated parts of the Donbas is dangerous
24 April, 2019Breaking news
When Russian-backed separatists began their offensive in eastern Ukraine in spring 2014, the city of Sloviansk was the first one they took over. After several months, it was liberated, but it keeps its memory as the place where Russia’s war in eastern Ukraine, which killed over 13,000 people, started
23 April, 2019Society
What will Ukraine rely on after any result of the election?
21 April, 2019Politics
How Donbas elected president after almost a decade break
17 April, 2019Economics
The Donbas and especially the Luhansk Oblast have remained to be the domain of the pro-Russian forces, although the electoral map of the region has changed significantly
16 April, 2019Breaking news
Russia-led forces mounted 12 attacks on Ukrainian army positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, in the past day, no Ukrainian casualties have been reported, the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) has said
15 April, 2019Breaking news
The detainee was charged with terrorism
5 April, 2019Breaking news
A Ukrainian soldier was injured as a result of the shelling
3 April, 2019Breaking news
The female soldier, Yana Chernova, had "no chance of surviving in this hell," according to the Donbas Battalion commander
2 April, 2019Economics
Economic decline is destroying occupied Donbas even faster than the armed conflict at this point
18 February, 2019Society
How the war has changed the cultural landscape of the Donbas
16 February, 2019Culture
Serhiy Zakharov is an artist from Donetsk known for his plywood caricatures of “Novorossia” leaders installed on the city streets in 2014. The installations resulted in his captivity in Donetsk that year. In his interview with The Ukrainian Week, Serhiy speaks about his complex relations with his city and the attitudes of the creative crowd to politicians
15 February, 2019Breaking news
Two invaders were killed and another four were injured in the past day, intelligence reports say
13 February, 2019Society
How children in occupied Donbas are being worked on psychologically and informationally
7 February, 2019Society
What’s causing the socio-economic situation in occupied Donbas to get worse?
1 February, 2019Breaking news
The Azov was withdrawn from Mariupol in the summer of 2016
31 January, 2019Breaking news
Petrenko informed the German side about the security situation
20 January, 2019World
During the Discussion Club “Open World” organised by Open Ukraine Foundation The Ukrainian Week talks with the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the State of Israel to Ukraine on the conflict in Syria, the free trade between our countries and business in the conditions of uncertain security situation
16 January, 2019Politics
What national unity hinges on and what, besides Russia, threatens Ukraine
8 October, 2018Politics
What to expect from “elections” in Donetsk and Luhansk
3 October, 2018History
While defending its interests, the soviet coal industry helped the Soviet Union collapse
1 October, 2018Society
Could ukrainization have prevented the current occupation of the East of Ukraine?
21 September, 2018Society
The Ukrainian Week discussed the first results of the Joint Forces Operation in the Donbas with its commander, Lieutenant-General Serhiy Nayev.
11 September, 2018Breaking news
He has been a volunteer since 2014
4 September, 2018Breaking news
Russian propaganda systemically lowers the number of officially recognized casualties on the part of Russian occupation forces in eastern Ukraine's warzone
29 August, 2018Breaking news
Ukraine has selected Serhey Loznitsa's Donbas, a drama centered on an ongoing military conflict in East Ukraine, for the best foreign-language film Oscar race.
20 July, 2018Society
The opportunity to travel to neighboring countries without hindrance has had an effect people in the regions of Ukraine most distant from Europe – despite the war, they have begun to travel actively. The Ukrainian Week talked to Stanislav Chernohor, experienced traveller and head of the Community Development Foundation in Kramatorsk.
3 July, 2018Society
How to solve one of the country's most difficult problems and why the state is stubbornly unwilling to do so
21 June, 2018Society
How to overcome Russian cultural domination
30 May, 2018Society
At the end of April, the Ministry of Information Policy published results of polls from Donetsk Oblast. According to organizers, they were conducted on both sides of the conflict line
26 April, 2018
French political analyst Nicolas Tenzer about the diplomatic crisis between the West and Russia, the state of Franco-Russian relations, and the prospects for reviving negotiations in the Normandy format
13 March, 2018Politics
An update from the occupied parts of the Donbas: monuments to Russian volunteers, shutdown of mobile connection, new arrests of ministers
21 February, 2018Politics
Important aspects of the new Deoccupation Law
21 February, 2018Politics
Who is fighting against Ukrainian military in Donbas
2 February, 2018Society
Trends in Donbas given the whirlwind of socio-economic changes and the background of permanent conflict on the front
25 January, 2018Politics
How Ukraine’s security, defence and the capability to counter hybrid aggression changed in 2017
7 December, 2017
Deputy Chief of Staff of NATO’s Military Partnerships Directorate about the role of the Ukrainian military in the Alliance’s operations, and the interest of Western military in Ukraine’s Anti-Terrorist Operation and Russia’s Zapad 2017 exercise
4 December, 2017Society
What kind of model is needed for the de-occupation of ORDiLO?
20 October, 2017Politics
The new law on the reintegration of the occupied parts of the Donbas qualifies them as such and names Russia as the occupier. Yet, it does not launch the process of deoccupation or change the mechanism envisaged in the Minsk Agreement
18 October, 2017Politics
Founded this fall, Donetsk oligarch Serhiy Taruta’s Osnova or Foundation party has already started campaigning although the next Verkhovna Rada election is two years away
4 October, 2017Society
How the local women of Bakhmut change their region at home and perception of it elsewhere in Ukraine
21 September, 2017Society
The Ukrainian Week spoke to representative of the Main Intelligence Directorate at the Ministry of Defence about his department's work, Russian military in Ukraine and the threats it is facing
23 June, 2017Economics
Although there’s been a sharp reduction in trade and commercial ties with Russia and in Ukraine’s dependence on its neighbor, some key sectors still show levels of interaction that pose a threat to national security
26 May, 2017Society
How life has changed in three years in occupied and liberated Donbas
23 March, 2017Society
What might cause the “Russian Spring” to make a comeback in Ukraine and where might this happen?
23 March, 2017Society
What prevented Kremlin curators from realising the "Crimean scenario" in most regions of South-Eastern Ukraine?
17 March, 2017
Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine spoke to The Ukrainian Week about current priorities and obstacles faced by the SMM in its work on the ground
17 March, 2017Politics
How trading with ORDiLO became a handy loophole from paying taxes
15 March, 2017Economics
Where the claims in favor of continuing coal trade with the occupied parts of Donbas are misleading
15 March, 2017World
The blockade of the occupied parts of the Donbas is a consequence of the irresponsible actions of the top leadership in Ukraine and their imitation war against Russia. The legal side of this confrontation could have a decisive impact
23 February, 2017Economics
Despite the war and partial occupation of the Donbas, Rinat Akhmetov has preserved his business empire and is increasing output
23 February, 2017Economics
Maintaining socio-economic ties to the occupied territories of Donbas is of dubious value to Ukraine, but makes life a lot easier for the terrorists running them
23 February, 2017Politics
What the January Cabinet of Ministers' decree on the occupied territory means for Ukraine and Russia
22 December, 2016Politics
There are a number of mechanisms for charging those responsible for the shooting down of MH17. None is ideal but, put together, they could yield results
12 December, 2016Politics
How elections in the Donbas usually play out
12 December, 2016Society
Why is Russia rushing to put an end to the warlords in its self-proclaimed republics in occupied Donbas?
14 October, 2016
Head of the ICRC mission to Ukraine on how to look for the missing and how their families can deal with obstacles in the process
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