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A Year of Freedom. Mariupol after “DNR”: Documentary Video


After watching the battle of Mariupol in this video, I am convinced the pro-Russian rebels are an untrained rabble. Clearing a building by firing weapons into the air does not constitute warfare on the part of the Azov Battalion (now Brigade) either. This video almost scared me.  If either side ever comes up against real… Continue reading A Year of Freedom. Mariupol after “DNR”: Documentary Video

Russia · Ukraine

Ukraine: Azov Battalion fighters defend Mariupol


27 February 2015 Last updated at 13:22 GMT After two days without casualties had raised hopes that the truce might hold, the Ukrainian authorities have announced the loss of three servicemen in the east of the country. Although the fighting has died down in recent days, there are still fears that this unpredictable conflict could… Continue reading Ukraine: Azov Battalion fighters defend Mariupol

Russia · Ukraine

Pro-Russian In Mariupol Got Exactly What She Asked For


Olga Abdurashitova, Ukrainian resident of Mariupol, and a big fan of the “Russian world”, had tearfully asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to introduce troops into Ukraine on her page on the social network “VKontakte” on June 10, 2014. Putin has heard her request and helped her. Yesterday, 24 January 2015, she was killed in the… Continue reading Pro-Russian In Mariupol Got Exactly What She Asked For