At least four people, all civilians, have been killed, and a further 15 wounded, following shelling, reportedly by the Ukrainian army, at a checkpoint crossing in eastern Ukraine.
A military jet has crashed, during a training exercise, killing the pilot, in southeastern Ukraine.
At least seven Ukrainian servicemen have been killed, and a further 13 wounded, following fighting in the country’s restive eastern region, in the past 24 hours.
One Ukrainian serviceman has been killed, and a further three are injured, following clashes with pro-Russian rebels in the country’s restive eastern regions.
Three more Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in the past 24 hours, despite a ceasefire being in place since September.
Pro-Russian separatists have killed 23 servicemen and injured over 100 others after the rebels launched a missile attack on an army motorised brigade, bringing about the darkest hour in the Ukrainian Conflict after the military ended a unilateral ceasefire on 30 June.
Petro Poroshenko has announced that the Ukrainian troops will honour the agreed ceasefire despite another fatal attack by pro-Russian rebels. The rebels claimed the lives of nine Ukrainian troops when a transport helicopter was shot down near the rebel-controlled town… Read More ›
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko has claimed that pro-Russian separatists in Eastern Ukraine had violated a previously agreed week-long ceasefire between Ukrainian forces and rebels, intended to last until 27 June. The Ukrainian government are also claiming a soldier has been… Read More ›