Tag: Odessa

Ukraine Faces Human Rights Court Hammering Over Investigation of May 2 Odesa Tragedy

If the finger can be pointed at Russia for its role in and propaganda lies about the tragic disturbances and fire in Odesa on May 2, 2014, it is solely the Ukrainian authorities who must answer for Ukraine’s shameful failure to carry out a proper investigation.

Kiev Finally Reports Major Drop In Fighting, But Separatists Claim Otherwise

May 2, 2016

On the 2nd anniversary of the violence clashes in Odessa that left 48 dead, the Ukrainian military reports that, for the most part, Russian-backed fighters in the Donbass now appear to be abiding by the Easter truce agreement. However the Donetsk separatists claim that Ukrainian forces shelled their positions last night and this morning.