Tag: Avdiivka

Russia-Backed Forces Attack 56X; 2 Ukrainian Soldiers Killed, 1 Wounded; Fight Breaks Out at Blockade

February 28, 2017

Russia-backed forces attacked 56 times in the previous day; 2 Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one was wounded. Three people participating in a blockade of the separatist-held territories were injured in an attack by masked men at the crossroads.

18 Ukrainian Soldiers Suffer Injuries or Concussions; Heavy Fighting Continues Around Avdeyevka; Power Out

February 25, 2017

Heavy fighting continues around Avdeyevka (Avdiivka) with 18 Ukrainian soldiers wounded or suffering concussions. Residents are without power or water and more homes were destroyed in fires.

2 Ukrainian Soldiers Wounded in Battle; 4 Civilians, Including 3 Teenagers Injured in Shelling of Homes in 48 Hours

February 18, 2017

Two Ukrainian soldiers were wounded and 4 civilians, including 3 teenagers as heavy fighting continues in eastern Ukraine. The ‘Normandy Quartet’ announced yet another ceasefire to go into effect Monday, February 20.

6 Ukrainian Soldiers Wounded in Action; 2 Russia-backed Militants Killed, 3 Injured; 2 Schools Damaged

November 15, 2016

Heavy fighting continued in southeastern Ukraine today, on par with the escalation in the last week, with 6 Ukrainian soldiers wounded in Avdeyevka, northwest of Donetsk. There were unconfirmed reports of 3 Russia-backed fighters killed and 2 wounded.

The Ukrainian Military Could Be Walking Into Another Trap Like Donetsk Airport

March 29, 2016

Throughout August and the first days of September of 2014, Ukraine was faced with an urgent crisis. The Russian military was invading the Donbass with tanks, rocket launchers, artillery units, anti-aircraft systems, armored personnel carriers, spetsnaz soldiers, and other equipment. In order to solve the crisis and bring about a ceasefire, the┬áTrilateral Contact Group on […]

Day 770: As Fighting In Eastern Ukraine Worsens, How Will Kiev Respond?

March 28, 2016

LIVE UPDATES BELOW. Yesterday’s live coverage of the Ukraine conflict can be found here. READ OUR SPECIAL REPORT: An Invasion By Any Other Name: The Kremlin’s Dirty War in Ukraine   More Heavy Fighting Reported In Eastern Ukraine 2016-03-28 19:16:56 The fighting continues to escalate in several locations along the Donetsk front. The Ukraine Crisis […]

Ukraine Live Day 441: Shelling of Donetsk ‘As Intense as Before February Ceasefire’

May 4, 2015

Yesterday’s live coverage of the Ukraine conflict can be found here. An archive of our liveblogs can be found here. For an overview and analysis of this developing story see our latest podcast. Please help The Interpreter to continue providing this valuable information service by making a donation towards our costs. For links to individual […]