MILNEWS.ca #UKR Update – 301300UTC August 2015
- “Russia frees kidnapped Ukrainian citizen in Afghanistan”
- “Merkel, Hollande inform Putin on adherence to Minsk agreements”
- “We have absolute understanding that the conflict should be resolved by political means – (DPR’s) Denis Pushilin” (in Russian)
- UKR govt ATO map, 30 August 2015
- “Regarding the situation on the Ukrainian-Russian border and in the area of ATO – 30.08.2015, 13:48” (Press Service of the State Border Service, in Ukrainian)
- “Turchynov asks Ukrainian soldiers to bring him Zakharchenko in bag”
- “DNR Defense Ministry urged Kiev to observe the Minsk agreement on ceasefire” (in Russian) – “Kiev Defies Minsk Accords, Resists Western Demands for Donbass Self-Rule”]
- “(U.S.) Paratroopers and Ukrainian national guard soldiers conduct squad live-fire training”
Mariupol & Environs
- “National Security and Defense Council:OSCE confirms militants bring their weapons closer to Mariupol”
Oh, those Russians ….
- “Russian Special Services Kidnapped Three Ukrainians And Tried To Recruit Them – SSU”
- “Russia Has No Plans to Attack Any NATO Member – Ex Senior US Official”
- “Groysman: success of decentralization reform — ticket to development of freedom, democracy and civil society in Ukraine” (Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine)
Elsewhere In The Neighbourhood ….