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Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:00 am

MONDAY

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News -
Today is a national holiday - Trinity.
But some places are open. I noticed a car dealership was working as usual.
And also the main shopping centre.
But - basically - It was quiet this morning, very quiet, as I went for a walk by the river in the park.
I met a couple of drunks - man and woman - who had obviously spent the entire night in the park )
such sometimes is the "holiday" in Ukraine for many.
I was reading the last post yesterday by Admin - someone suggesting that Russia under Putin is now worse than the Soviet Union under Stalin.
Maybe. His control of all is absolute. And the fear of the Russian people is very significant.

The squirrels in the park don't have a care in the world.
But the people - Putin has made the whole world worried.





Weather -
A lovely morning. Some cloud. I went to the park and had a game of badminton. Some children were playing volleyball quite early - around 9 am.
Temperature now, at mid day - about 26. Comfortable.

On the river, the water is still. A nice morning for fishing. A couple of boats are out there. Some cloud, light wind, a touch of sun.



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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:02 am

11:39
Experts discuss what is behind the closure of the project "new Russia" (' 97)
http://www.charter97.org/ru/news/2015/6/1/153741/
Militant leaders not longer talk about the "new Russia" . But that does not mean that the Donbass has returned to the world.
Russia tightens military equipment to the Ukrainian border. Why? And what plans her next?

11:36
Russia announced the "unconditional right" to the deployment of nuclear weapons in the Crimea (Columnist)
http://obozrevatel.com/abroad/62483-rossiya-obyavila-o-bezuslovnom-prave-razmescheniya-yadernogo-oruzhiya-v-kryimu.htm
[Putin - he has lost it big time.
Out of control now - just like Hitler in 1938 - 39.
]

Airline Malaysia Airlines declared bankruptcy
http://www.unn.com.ua/uk/news/1469914-aviakompaniya-malaysia-airlines-ogolosila-pro-bankrutstvo
[Sad. 14000 workers lose their jobs.
Unlucky. A pilot who committed suicide by flying into the middle of the ocean, and then
Putin - shooting down MH17.
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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:02 am

12:15
In 24 hours under the Mar′inkoj and Širokino three soldiers died, one was captured (phrase)
http://fraza.ua/news/01.06.15/224050/za_sutki_pod_marinkoj_i_shirokino_pogibli_troe_voennosluzhaschih_odin_popal_v_plen.html
One Ukrainian member of the armed forces of Ukraine was taken prisoner, two of them died as a result of the battle with terrorists near the village of Marinka (Donetsk region). This on "5 channel" on Sunday, may 27, the Deputy Police Chief of Donetsk region Ilya Kiva.
[Also a member of the Azov regiment died from wounds in a separate incident.]


12:24
Tymčuk: in Donetsk militants increase their numbers (Gordonua.com)
http://gordonua.com/news/war/Tymchuk-V-Donecke-boeviki-usilivayut-svoi-gruppirovki-83295.html

12: 27
Russia intentionally doctored photos of the downed Boeing 777 -  the investigation Bellingcat (24-channel)
http://24tv.ua/news/showNews.do?rosiya_vidverto_pidrobila_foto_zbitogo_boeing_777__rozsliduvannya_bellingcat&objectId=580315
At a press conference in July 2014 Russian gave fake satellite images to accuse Ukraine of shooting down the Boeing MN17....
Experts analyzed the images and found that cloud in the far left of the first image added during editing, to hide the fact that a photograph was made at least a month before the disaster — in the interval between 1 and 18 June 2014.

[Of course, that begs the question,
why did Russian feel the need to alter the photos, dates, and so on? And the answer is obvious.]

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:05 am

13:36
Most of Ukraine's judicial system is corrupt, political scientist (FaceNews.UA)
http://www.facenews.ua/news/2015/274169/
[I would say practically all. And yes, I've had some experience of it.
The decision goes to who ever bribes the judge the most. Always.]


Interpol refused to put Pshonka and Zacharchenko on the international wanted list (Hromadske.tv)
http://www.hromadske.tv/politics/interpol-vidmovivsya-ogolositi-pshonku-i-zakharche/

13:52
Four Ukrainian soldiers wounded at Šhirokino (City Pulse)
http://society.puls.kiev.ua/incident/330416.html


The militants used the forbidden heavy arms on Donetsk direction (UNN)
http://www.unn.com.ua/uk/news/1469925-boyoviki-zastosovuvali-zaboronene-vazhke-ozbroyennya-na-donetskomu-napryamku
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[And compare this with the stupid idiotic writings of this idiotic woman in The Guardian:]

Putin’s travel bans are the latest mis-step in a clumsy diplomatic dance with Europe
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/may/31/putin-clegg-russia-vise-ban-ukraine-diplomatic-dance-illict-war
There have been no new Nato accusations about Russian advances; the much-trailed assault on the port of Mariupol has not happened.
[This idiot Devjevsky spent a year in Russia as a student. Pines for the Soviet Union - just like the Deputy editor Shamus Milne, who loves Stalin with all his heart.]

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:07 am

Tomorrow in Brussels there will be tripartite gas negotiations (the Telegraph)
http://telegraf.com.ua/ukraina/politika/1916021-zavtra-v-bryussele-proydut-trehstoronnie-gazovyie-peregovoryi.html
[It will be interesting if Putin tries to start mending lost trust with European countries, or if he simply wants to destroy Gazprom - and Russia with it!]

Separatists continue to use in Donbas "Grad" [missile system] -statement by SCKK (UkrInform)
http://www.ukrinform.ua/ukr/news/boyoviki_y_nadali_vikoristovuyut_na_donbasi_gradi___zayava_stskk_2058951

14: 19
Found the three teens who are lost in the catacombs near Odessa (Channel 5)
http://www.5.ua/suspilstvo/Znaideni-troie-pidlitkiv-iaki-zahubylysia-u-katakombakh-poblyzu-Odesy-82378.html
[new word for me here, in Ukrainian - катакомби - Katakombi - catacombs Smile) ]

14:14
d]]Journalists have learned where and how lives Lyudmila Yanukovich[/b] (' 97)
http://charter97.org/ru/news/2015/6/1/153767/
1.06.2015, 14:13
Where is Viktor Yanukovych, nobody knows, but his wife, after escaping the President settled in the luxurious House, situated on the territory of the annexed Crimea.
This information provided the son of Lyudmila, and, according to the latest data, the former first lady had fully settled in the South of the Crimea, near the Coast. There, the journalists, the tea house is a large residence in an area of two hectares.
Blaming Lyudmila Yanukovich that her husband did not make much sense. Ludmila has always been far from politics and never asked about her husband's Affairs, believing that its purpose is a family and home, writes vlasti.net
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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:09 am

In English
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Ruble Slides to Five-Week Low as Russia Limits Supply of Dollars
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-06-01/ruble-extends-declines-as-central-bank-suspends-one-year-fx-repo
The ruble slid to a five-week low, extending last month’s decline, as the central bank suspended auctions for foreign-currency repurchase operations, adding to measures that have suppressed the currency’s rally.
....The suspension of repos is “reasonable” given there isn’t a long-term need for foreign exchange,


East Ukraine Death Toll Reaches 6,362; Torture Persists, UN Says
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-06-01/east-ukraine-death-toll-reaches-6-362-torture-persists-un-says
[I don't like the way some of these papers refer to "East Ukraine" as if it is a separate country. Like South Ossetia.
I would say that the "Occupied Donbass" would be better.
And as for the death toll, 6000 is a joke. I would say between 12 and 20000. ]


Three Ukrainian serviceman killed in separatist east - Kiev military
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/06/01/uk-ukraine-crisis-casualties-idUKKBN0OH1Z020150601

Donbas republics are Kremlin’s creation – Girkin
http://zik.ua/en/news/2015/05/31/donbas_republics_are_kremlins_creation__girkin_594611

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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In English
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Ruble Slides to Five-Week Low as Russia Limits Supply of Dollars
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-06-01/ruble-extends-declines-as-central-bank-suspends-one-year-fx-repo
The ruble slid to a five-week low, extending last month’s decline, as the central bank suspended auctions for foreign-currency repurchase operations, adding to measures that have suppressed the currency’s rally.
....The suspension of repos is “reasonable” given there isn’t a long-term need for foreign exchange,


East Ukraine Death Toll Reaches 6,362; Torture Persists, UN Says
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-06-01/east-ukraine-death-toll-reaches-6-362-torture-persists-un-says
[I don't like the way some of these papers refer to "East Ukraine" as if it is a separate country. Like South Ossetia.
I would say that the "Occupied Donbass" would be better.
And as for the death toll, 6000 is a joke. I would say between 12 and 20000. ]


Three Ukrainian serviceman killed in separatist east - Kiev military
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/06/01/uk-ukraine-crisis-casualties-idUKKBN0OH1Z020150601

Donbas republics are Kremlin’s creation – Girkin
http://zik.ua/en/news/2015/05/31/donbas_republics_are_kremlins_creation__girkin_594611

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:19 am

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Satellite images show clearly that Russia faked its MH17 report
http://mashable.com/2015/05/31/russia-fake-mh17-report/
KIEV, Ukraine — Faked. Forged. Doctored. Photoshopped.
That's what new analysis of publicly available satellite images, published Sunday by a team of independent digital sleuths, reveal Russia's Ministry of Defense did with satellite imagery presented in its official report on the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. They say it was Russia's attempt to blame Ukraine for the crime.


Ukraine Seen Prevailing in Creditor Showdown Over Debt Write-Off
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-06-01/ukraine-seen-prevailing-in-creditor-showdown-over-debt-write-off
As the negotiations drag on, Ukraine’s economy is set to worsen. Gross domestic product will plunge 8.3 percent this year and decline a further 0.3 percent in 2016, a median projection showed. The central bank sees 3 percent growth in 2016 after a 7.5 decline this year.

Putin to visit Milan as EU tensions rise
http://www.thelocal.it/20150601/putin-to-visit-milan-as-eu-tensions-rise
Russia is hoping that the shaky ceasefire on the ground might lead to some of the sanctions being rolled back.
[I cannot believe - these scumball countries - Greece, Italy, Cyprus, are grovelling up to Putin.
Italy - they've always had a liking for dictators - Mussolini... now Putin.
EU countries shouldn't be inviting this murderer of thousands to visit.
But in Italy, as in Greece, money is more important than morals.]

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 9:36 am

U.S. begins loosening regulations on export of LNG to non-FTA countries

With huge surpluses of LNG now available in the United States market, is it possible this could provide at less some part of the independence from Russian exports that Ukraine needs?

WASHINGTON -- The Energy Department has issued a conditional authorization for the Alaska LNG Project, LLC to export domestically produced LNG to countries that do not have a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the U.S, the World Oil website reported on May 29.

Subject to environmental review and final regulatory approval, Alaska LNG, in the Nikiski Area of the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, is authorized to export LNG up to the equivalent of 2.55 Bcfd of natural gas for a period of 30 years....................

Read further at link: ukrainebusiness.com.ua

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 10:01 am

FIGHTING AMONG PRO-RUSSIAN GANGS INTENSIFIES – ATO STAFF

Over the last week the cases of aggravation of contradictions between the participants of illegal armed groups of “DNR” and “LNR” terrorist organizations and leaders of self-proclaimed republics, reports ATO press center.

In particular, it was stated that “near Shyrokyne a recent conflict between two different bandit groups of so-called “DNR” was “personally resolved” by the gang leader Zakharchenko together with his “counterpart”- a Russian three-star general.”

Moreover, ATO headquarters emphasize that “showdown” between militants have repeatedly passed in armed clashes with the victims both among militants and local residents.

In addition, according to the press center, to justify their actions the terrorists attempt to blame Ukrainian forces for the dead and wounded through the informational provocation.

“One of the fighters nicknamed “Monomakh”aired in open radio communications and reported to his commander about the shelling of company-level strongpoint of the 8th Infantry company of the 3rd separate Infantry Brigade of Russian-terrorist forces. According to him, the “tank of the Armed Forces of Ukraine attacked from Mayorsk, resulting in one militant killed and few more wounded.” – reports ATO press-center.

One of the next briefings of ATO Staff will provide more information about the armed clashes between “DNR” and “LNR” gangs as well as about informational provocations against ATO forces and proof of Russian military presence in our country, added the press center.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 10:12 am

Interpol has refused to declare Pshonka, Zakharchenko and Ratushnyak wanted

Interpol has refused to declare the international wanted list of former Prosecutor General Viktor Pshonka and ex-Interior Minister Viktor Ratushniak.

In an interview to Ukrainian News

said Head of the Ukrainian Interpol Bureau Basil captivity.

According to him, experts from international organizations have concluded that the search of these persons with the use of the Interpol contradicts the requirements of the third article of the Charter of (prohibition of any intervention in matters that are of a political, military, racial or religious nature) and does not meet the principles of neutrality with Interpol.

Bondage added that comparing the nature and content of the suspicion that all that were put forward to the authorities for Maidana with the provisions of Articles 3 and 2 of the Charter of the Interpol experts concluded that these events are associated with changes in the political situation in the country.

He stressed that the possibility of bringing them to justice is maintained, but can not be used mechanisms, tools and channels of Interpol.

As reported, in April 2014 the Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said that the former head of the Presidential Administration Andriy Klyuyev, former First Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Arbuzov and former Prosecutor General Viktor Pshonka has been declared internationally wanted.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 10:20 am

In Lugansk region detained a woman who tried to smuggle through under clothes border, about 2.5 million rubles

In Lugansk region on the border with Russia, the State Border Service officers detained a woman who attempted to smuggle across the state border of 2.5 million rubles. Russian Federation. It is reported by "Channel 112" , referring to the press service of the State Border Service of Ukraine.

"Today, in the Luhansk region on the border with Russia, the State Border Service officers in conjunction with customs officials found 2.5 million rubles. RF. Easy Transfer citizen of Ukraine" - said in a statement.

According to the GPSU, the woman was sent to an adjacent state through the checkpoint, "millet", but border guards operating units previously received information about the possible movement of the currency across the border.

During the border and customs clearance revealed that violators hid her under her clothes. This citizen was transferred to a total of 2.5 million Russian rubles.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 10:23 am

One third of Russians support the arrival of leaders from politics, "DNR" and "LC"

One third of Russians supported the arrival of leaders from the self-proclaimed "DNR" and "LC" in Russian politics. It is reported by "Kommersant" , referring to the survey, "Levada Center."

In total, the arrival of the activists from the "DNR" and "LC" made 29%. Most of them supported by people older than 55 years (eg 35%), whose education is below average (35%), medium well citizens (29%) and residents of big cities (29%).

According to a March 2015 poll of All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center, 45% of Russians agree to send a relative to take part in the fighting on the side of the self-proclaimed "national" republics.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 10:27 am

Russians have a positive attitude towards the former "Defense Minister DNI" Igor Girkin - poll

Citizens of Russia "generally positive" refer to his compatriot Igor Girkin (Strelkov), which is from May to August 2014 described himself as "the Defense Minister DNI." About this newspaper writes "Kommersant" .

29% of respondents "Levada Center" Russians feel sympathy for the leader of the militants, who in 2014 captured and controlled Slavyansk in the Donetsk region. 26% can not be said about Girkin "nothing wrong", another 26% are Girkin "neutral."

According to "Levada-Center", 29% of Russians would welcome the participation of the Russian policy makers "DNR" and "LC". At the same voremya about 43% of Russians have reacted negatively to actively participate in the political life of Russia.

Deputy Director of the "Levada Center" Alexei Grazhdankin explains this by the fact that the respondents "feel sympathy for the people of Donbass", but "leaders" DNR "and" LC "is not perceived as Russian citizens and members of the internal processes of Russia", - writes Kommersant.

Note that at the beginning of this year, shooters Girkin wrote on his page on the social network "VKontakte", he believes the current leader of the terrorist organization "DNI" Zakharchenko "inadequate man."

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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Putin has put himself into the abyss of the annexation of the Crimea - MP

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his entourage are now looking for a way out of the abyss into which painted themselves annexation of the Crimea and the war against Ukraine. This was stated by the head of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people, MP Refat Chubarov, the Verkhovna Rada, reports "Apostrophe" .

"In recent years strengthened message of that out of the global confrontation between Russia and the entire Western world may lie in a compromise in relation to the Crimea. Although the message of can be heard from different people in different countries, it is indisputable that the source of the appearance of such a message - Moscow ", - he stressed.

According to Chubarov, Putin and his entourage frantically looking for a way out of the abyss into which they have maneuvered themselves.

"It seems to me, one of the ways out they see minimal preferences for Russia. They did not reach their goal, but they understand perfectly that completely revert to its old position for them to death from a political point of view. Therefore Crimea - it is the land, for which they (Putin and his entourage) think to find a compromise with the West ", - added the politician.

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One third of Russians approve of the participation of militants from the Donbass in politics

One third of Russians reacted positively to the idea of ​​participation in Russian politics militant breakaway Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republic ("DNR" and "LC"), the newspaper "Kommersant".

According to "Levada Center", 29% of Russians favor the arrival of militants "DNR" and "LC" in Russian politics. About 43% of Russians have a negative attitude to actively participate, "former and current leaders of the" DNR "and" LC "in Russian politics. 29% of respondents "Levada Center" difficult to answer this question.

Separately, "Levada Center" measures related to the fighter Igor Strelkov, who in May - August 2014 was the Minister of Defense "DNI", the newspaper said.

The number of Russians who know Strelkov, from September 2014 to May 2015, the first increased from 21% to 27%. Drinking it "generally positive", said the deputy director of "Levada Center" Alexei Grazhdankin: 29% of respondents say their admiration for the ex-defense minister, "DNR" or sympathy, 26% attitude rather "neutral, indifferent", at 4% - "cautious, expectant." 2% reported antipathy or disgust. 26% can not be said about Mr. Rifle "nothing wrong" and 3% - "no good."

Expert publication does not exclude that in the elections to the Duma in 2016, one of the parties can "symbolically pick lists" party to the conflict in the Donbas.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 11:36 am

Georgia has exhausted the legal chance to extradite Saakashvili from Ukraine

Mikheil Saakashvili granting Ukrainian citizenship law a chance to extradite him from Ukraine to Georgia exhausted, - he told reporters the Minister of Justice of Georgia Thea Tsulukiani. According to her, Saakashvili is still formally a Georgian citizen, however, is actually a citizen of Georgia he is not entitled.

"With regard to his or her nationality, Saakashvili claimed that for him Georgia and Georgian citizenship - this is important, renounced that nationality, preferring the post of governor. According to legal procedures, and we do need to reclaim an authentic certified copy of the President Poroshenko, based on which will begin a procedure for terminating citizenship. Technically, today Saakashvili is still a Georgian citizen, however, is actually a citizen of Georgia he is no longer entitled, since he became a citizen of another country. There is a second option, suggesting that he turn to us to stop and present citizenship papers. This is not a time-consuming procedure. Anyway, he already as a former citizen who made a choice. Who should be issued all officially ... Regarding the prosecution, we have to understand that the Ukrainian Constitution prohibits the extradition of its citizens to Ukrainians to another country. Since he received Ukrainian citizenship, a chance for us to extradite him from Ukraine to Georgia with the right perspective exhausted, "- said Tsulukiani.

On the eve of President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko gave the former president of Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili, Ukrainian citizenship and appointed him governor of the Odessa region.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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OSCE captures the movement of heavy weapons in the Donbas

Observers special monitoring mission of the OSCE continue to capture the movement of heavy weapons in the Donbas.

"SMM visited 8 storage of heavy weapons Ukrainian art. In three of them, observers noted that most of the weapons were in place and its location corresponds to the line leads, but some weapons that were stored there - disappeared. We were missing six howitzers, multiple launch rocket systems 6 "Grad" and 4 towing howitzers "- write the report SMM OSCE published today.

The monitoring mission also visited the store heavy armed groups "LC" and recorded that all the weapons that were stored there - disappeared "- observers say.

The CMM also reported seeing the movement of heavy weapons in different parts of Donbass, a Ukrainian with both sides, and the territory controlled by terrorists.

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EU extended sanctions against Tabachnyk, and Lukas Klyuyev, withdrew Yanukovych Jr.

The European Union has extended sanctions against the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine Dmytro Tabachnyk and the People's Deputy Sergey Klyuyev and took Viktor Yanukovych Junior. About this in his Twitter wrote the Brussels correspondent of "Radio Liberty" Rickard Yozvyak.



"Sanctions against Tabachnik and Lukas extended for 1 year, Sergei Klyuyev 4 months. Viktor Yanukovych Jr. removed from the list. Published on Saturday," - wrote Yozvyak.

Recall that the son of ex-President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych, drowned on Lake Baikal in March 2015. He was buried in Sevastopol, the farewell ceremony was held in secret.

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Whistle-Blowing Russian 'Troll' Gets Her Day In Court

A young woman who says she was hired by a Russian company to dissemble and to promote certain political views online has come out of the shadows to shine a light on her purported former employer and the practice, known as "trolling."

Lyudmila Savchuk was due in a St. Petersburg district courtroom on June 1 to argue that a company called Internet Research withheld details of her employment and firing after she tried to blow the whistle on its practices.

Savchuk says she was fired after an interview she gave earlier this year in which she described work for Internet Research, which is based on St. Petersburg's Savushkin Street, as part of Russia's "troll factory.

She has filed a lawsuit alleging that her former employer failed to provide any contract or paperwork supporting her hiring and dismissal.

Since she was dismissed in March, she has also set up a social-media group, Information Peace, to speak out against online trolling.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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Moscow’s top five myths, fakes and stupidities about Ukraine this week

1. When Moscow Needs ‘Evidence’ of Ukrainian ‘Fascism,’ the DNR Comes Through. The Russian foreign ministry said that Moscow hopes the OSCE will react to what it said was the presence of Nazi symbols on Ukrainian military equipment. Shortly thereafter, Bukovsky reports, Aleksandr Zakharchenko, the head of the DNR, came through with what Moscow said it needed. He showed a Ukrainian flag with a swastika drawn on it but provided no evidence that he had not put the swastika on it himself (ria.ru/world/20150528/1066902471.html ).

2. Stalin is Now a Regular on Russian Icons – and Putin Makes an Appearance There Too. Given what Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin did to destroy religion, one might think that Orthodox Russians would not want to honor him by putting his visage on icons. But that is not so, and some Russian nationalists are celebrating his increasingly frequent appearance on them (zavtra.ru/content/view/prohorovka/). Although Bukovsky does not mention it, Vladimir Putin is now appearing on icons as well, the result one Russian religious commentator says of the Moscow Patriarchate’s too rapid expansion in the number of bishoprics and the deteriorating level of the knowledge of those who occupy those positions (expertmus.livejournal.com/190509.html).

3. Who is Selling a Ukrainian Passport? Russian media last week were filled with reports that “Ukrainians have begun to sell their passports on the Internet.” (See, for example, vesti-ukr.com/strana/101444-ukraincy-reshili-prodavat-svoi-pasporta-za-2000-dollarov.) Efforts to track down those who supposedly are doing so, however, has not found the mass phenomenon Moscow suggests has emerged. Instead, it appears some of the passports being sold were stolen and that their sale simply reflects the following reality, Bukovsky says: “Some make their way in live by the minds; others by the sale of passports.”

4. DNR Says Ukraine Plans ‘New Chemical Attack’ but Provides No Evidence. DNR field commanders this week said that that Ukrainian forces were preparing “a new chemical weapons attack.” But the reports collapsed of their own weight because those who made these declarations demonstrated by what they said that they had no idea what was contained in containers that they insisted had chemical weapons (voicesevas.ru/news/yugo-vostok/14282-vsu-gotovit-diversii-v-donbasse-s-ispolzovaniem-himicheskih-veschestv.html).

5. ‘No One Doubts’ Life is Becoming More Joyous in the DNR – Except Those Living There. When conditions were at their worst in Soviet times, Moscow propagandists resorted to the formulation that “no one has any doubts” that things are getting better. Now, the DNR powers that be have adopted the same formula: Those who look around themselves can see that there are problems, but the pro-Moscow forces insist that “no one has any doubts” that everything is getting better all the time (nahnews.org/241858-smi-dnr-za-god-dostigla-bolshix-uspexov-chem-ukraina/)...............

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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The Kremlin said that Russia will not raise the issue of lifting the sanctions

Russian President Vladimir Putin does not intend to talk about sanctions at a meeting with Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico, reports Tass. This was announced by press secretary, Dmitry Peskov.

"The theme of European sanctions against Russian president does not rise in the course of his many foreign contacts," - he said.

According to him, Russia has never imposed sanctions initiated and will initiate their cancellation.

Peskov also said that "Moscow is deeply convinced that this practice [sanctions] is absurd, inefficient and is a double-edged sword."

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French Foreign Minister called the conditions for a "gradual easing" of sanctions against Russia

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said the possibility of easing sanctions against Russia in an interview with The Wall Street Journal.

"Sanctions can be gradually eased, if we are more and more we progress in the implementation of agreements in Minsk," - he said.

The minister did not rule out the possibility of a phased lifting of sanctions against the European Union in Russia until the end of 2015. According to him, the issue of mitigation of anti-Russian sanctions in recent times was discussed with representatives of Germany and the United Kingdom.

Fabius said that the overall situation in Ukraine is getting better, despite the breach of the truce.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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The journalist called the main feature of the closure of the Putin project "New Russia"

Ukraine's decision to block Transnistria, in particular, Russian troops that are there, proves the final phasing of the project "New Russia", through which Russian President Vladimir Putin was going to grab a part of the territory of Ukraine.

This is the conclusion in his article came the first deputy chief editor of "Apostrophes" Denis Popovic.

He recalled that on May 21 the Verkhovna Rada terminated the five agreements between the governments of Ukraine and Russia concerning the military cooperation between the two countries. Among other things, it was to denounce the agreement between Kiev and Moscow on transit through Ukrainian territory of Russian troops who are temporarily in the territory of Moldova. Moreover, the recent decision directly concerns the Russian peacekeepers in the territory of the unrecognized Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic (PMR), which actually turned out to be isolated.

This decision, according to the author, said the closure of "New Russia".

"Ukrainian blockade of Transdniestria, likely brings the project a final line under the so-called" New Russia ", folding which two weeks ago, said the leader of the eponymous movement, former MP from the Party of Regions Oleg Tsarev. As you know, this project represents the creation of a pro-Russian puppet state Education "New Russia", which was to extend from Kharkov to Odessa region precisely to connect Russia and Transnistria "- he recalled.

"If the project" Great New Russia "to land corridor in Crimea in Mariupol would be more relevant, the Ukrainian side is unlikely to be decided on a blockade of the unrecognized republic, has long and firmly situated in Russia's sphere of influence," said the author.

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Bobby was blown away. Former intelligence officer told why Putin loses

A former Soviet intelligence officer and now an American financial analyst, lava classmate Vladimir Putin Yuri Shvets said that to any great war with NATO in Russia currently is not capable.

On this he wrote in his column for the publication of "Gordon".

"The current state of the Russian army reached the limit of its capacity to Lugandonii where it is opposed, by and large, the Ukrainian militia. It demonstrated high efficiency in the Crimea, in the absence of any resistance," - says Shvets.

But in eastern Ukraine, according to serious military analysts, its performance was pretty pathetic, said the analyst.

"As soon went back" cargo 200 "and information about it was leaked to the social networks, Bobby was blown away," - concluded in Sweden.

As reported by the "Observer", Sweden believes that Russia can and should be overcome economically.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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Classmates: Putin occupation of Donbass - is a Trojan horse or Sekgor Strip

A former Soviet intelligence officer and now an American financial analyst, lava classmate Vladimir Putin Yuri Shvets said that the occupied territories Dobassa at the moment - it is a Trojan horse or Sekgor Strip.

On this he wrote in his column for the publication of "Gordon".

"Now for the aggressor captured land in the Donetsk and Lugansk regions. In their current form, is a Trojan horse or the Gaza Strip, as you wish. Putin gave rise, now let him feed. Admit this" horse "in the Ukraine will be tantamount to suicide both politically and economically. This "Bolivar" Ukraine will not stand "- he wrote.

According to him, "Lugandoniyu need to declare temporarily occupied territory and tightly insulated from the rest of Ukraine."

"A Western partners finally need to explain clearly and in detail that in Ukraine there is no civil war, and temporarily occupied land - a criminal and terrorist enclave in the Ukrainian territory, created with the help of the neighboring powers," - he explained to Sweden.

"Maybe in Ukraine it is well known, but this week I heard another briefing by the US State Department, and I can confidently tell that here it would be big news. And the problem is not the US State Department or the European Union and Ukrainian diplomacy and the media in Ukraine, which, alas, still not clarified its Western partners, what is really going on in Ukraine where the legs grow from today's events, "- wrote the former intelligence officer.

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In Lviv, sell beer with naked Putin on the label: (PHOTO)



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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

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US-Ukraine Navy exercise commences in Black Sea. PHOTO

The Arleigh-Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) kicks off a two-day underway exercise with the Ukrainian navy Frigate Hetman Sahaidachnyi (U 130), June 1, 2015.

This is reported by Censor.NET citing the press service of the U.S. 6th Fleet.

"The purpose of Ross' presence in the Black Sea is to reassure NATO allies and regional partners of the United States' commitment to working closely with them to enhance maritime security and stability in the region," the statement notes.

Cmdr. Tadd Gorman, Commanding Officer, USS Ross (DDG 71) stated: "Working with our partners in the Black Sea helps build greater regional awareness. Naval exercises with partners like Ukraine allow us to increase our joint capabilities and interoperability. As always, their conduct was very professional, and working with them today made our relationship stronger." Source:




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Foreign Minister of Great Britain: anti-Russian sanctions should remain in force until the full implementation of the Minsk

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said the British government's position on sanctions against Russia remains unchanged.

The position of the UK Government in relation to the Russian Federation (RF) remains the same - sanctions will be lifted only after the Russian side will start to fully implement the Minsk Agreement.

This was during a speech at the Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House) in London said the British Foreign Secretary, Philip Hammond, said , "Interfax-Ukraine".

"The UK position is clear: anti-Russian sanctions should remain in force until the full implementation of the agreements Minsk," - said Hammond.

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This is a good example that the EU can't work together. It seems one wants justice and the other wants to practice selfish greed. Maybe the EU's better off breaking up and each man for himself, as there's too many two-faced attitudes within Europe.

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Re: Ukraine crisis. News in Brief. Monday 01 June [Ukrainian sources]

Post by Admin on Mon Jun 01, 2015 10:24 pm

Ministry of Justice of Ukraine require the arrest of Russian property abroad

Ukraine can make demands to arrest Russian overseas property as compensation for the losses that Kiev was due to the loss of the Crimea, in the case of a positive decision of the European Court of Human Rights.

On Monday in the air "Channel 5" stated First Deputy Minister of Justice Natalia Sevostyanova.

"It will be the stage for just satisfaction, when we determine the amount by which the compensation will be directly paid to ... Tool seizure abroad is very effective. Today in Russia there are many such assets in other countries, "- said Sevostyanova.

Moreover, it stated that this decision still needs to receive.

Recall, according to the Foreign Ministry, in the Crimea illegally expropriated more than 400 Ukrainian enterprises.

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