Heavy casualties reported in Ukraine's Donetsk shelling

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Heavy casualties reported in Ukraine's Donetsk shelling 

KIEV, Feb. 5 — Heavy shelling rocked Ukraine's eastern city of Donetsk Wednesday, causing heavy casualties, authorities said.

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Donetsk plans to conscript 100,000 in general mobilization

February 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Donetsk plans to conscript 100,000 in general mobilization 

DONETSK, Feb. 2 — The self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) plans to hold a general mobilization in 10 days to recruit up to 100,000 people, DPR leader Alexander Zakharchenko said Monday.

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Dead bodies in NATO uniforms, US weapons recovered from under debris of Donetsk airport

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Dead bodies in NATO uniforms, US weapons recovered from under debris of Donetsk airport 

DONETSK, Jan. 23 — Dead bodies in NATO uniforms and a great number of US-made weapons have been recovered from under the debris of the Donetsk airport, Eduard Basurin, a spokesman for the defense ministry of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) said on Thursday.

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