Information operations · Information Warfare · Ukraine #UKR Update as of 231820UTC May 2019

“A summary of the situation in the area of ​​the operation of the United forces as of 18:00 on May 23, 2019” (UKR MoD, in Ukrainian)

“Latest from the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM), based on information received as of 19:30, 22 May 2019”

“Russian-led troops fire mortars and artillery in Donbas, one Ukrainian soldier wounded” (UKR media)

“Ukrainian forces shell seven DPR settlements with 69 rounds of ammunition over 24 hours – JCCC” (pro-RUS rebel info-machine)

“Kiev forces violate ceasefire four times over 24 hours” (pro-RUS rebel info-machine)

“Detained Ukrainian servicemen confess to planning sabotage against OSCE personnel” (pro-RUS rebel info-machine)

“Ukrainian saboteurs captured in DPR confess to plot against OSCE” (RUS state media)

“DPR State Security Ministry tells about bosses of detained Ukrainian servicemen” (pro-RUS rebel info-machine)

“Kyiv reports that eight Ukrainian soldiers were detained in DPR” (UKR media)

“Denisova to oversee issue of eight Ukrainian servicemen detained in occupied Donbas” (UKR media)

“LPR residents send 16 complaints against Ukrainian army to ECHR” (pro-RUS rebel info-machine)

“Ukraine tests Vilkha-M and Vilkha-R missiles” (UKR media)

“USA Handed Over to the Armed Forces of Ukraine Two Modern Artillery Intelligence Station” (UKR Defence Int site)

“Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine recommends the President of Ukraine and his team to study Ukrainian history well and not seek ways to surrender to Russia” (Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine)

“Kremlin says no plans for peace talks with Ukraine” (UKR media) “Zelensky denies possibility of talks with Russia”

“Zelensky calls idea of referendum on talks with Russia a way to find out public opinion” (UKR media)

“President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky commented the possibility to hold the referendum on peace agreements with Russia. The head of the state noted that such referendum has no initiate legislation; it is the way to figure out the public opinion as the presidential press service reported …” (UKR media)

“Zelensky belies negotiatios with Russia – Zelensky denies possibility of negotiations with Russia” (UKR media)

“Russia ready for dialogue on normalization of relations with Ukraine — upper house speaker” (RUS state media)

“Zelensky publicly calls Russia aggressor state” (UKR media)

“President Zelensky calls Russia “aggressor” in public” (UKR media)

“Zelensky re-appoints commissioner on rehabilitation of combatants” (UKR media)

“Inauguration of Zelensky. Concessions in Donbas?” (Warsaw Institute)

“NATO urges Ukraine to focus on full implementation of national security law” (UKR media)

“Crossing the Contact Line: April 2019 Snapshot” (UNHCR)

“Ukraine’s CEC: Parliamentary election campaign to start from May 24” (UKR media)

“Presidential decree on parliament dissolution, snap elections comes into force” (UKR media)

“Decision of Zelensky to dissolve Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to be appealed in Supreme Court” (UKR media)

“Parliament election campaign in Ukraine to start on May 24 – CEC head” (UKR media)

“Verkhovna Rada did not support the amendments to the electoral law despite the agreements with the President – Ruslan Stefanchuk” (UKR Pres info-machine)