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Gleb Garanich

Ukrainian leader's re-election drive to win the army vote stutters

Apr 17 2019

NOVOLUHANSKE, Ukraine Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko thought he could rely for his re-election in part on the votes of soldiers who have spent years fighting pro-Russian separatists. But a visit to the frontline found low morale and little enthusiasm for him.

Ukrainian doctor struggles with lack of resources

Mar 08 2018

KIEV Family doctor Dmitriy Rozumiy struggles to bridge the gap between what his patients in rural Ukraine need and what the country's cash-strapped healthcare system can provide.

Ukraine, separatists must act to stave off 'humanitarian disaster': aid, security groups

Feb 03 2017

AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine/GENEVA International security and aid organizations appealed to Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists on Friday to withdraw from front lines where fighting has dramatically escalated or risk a humanitarian disaster.

Ukraine, separatists say more civilians killed in eastern flare-up

Feb 02 2017

AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russian separatists accused each other on Thursday of carrying out fresh artillery attacks on frontline residential areas in eastern Ukraine, resulting in civilian casualties on both sides.

NATO urges Russia to help stop violence in east Ukraine

Feb 01 2017

BRUSSELS/AVDIYIVKA, Ukraine NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday called on Russia to use its "considerable influence" with separatist rebels to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine after a renewed surge in violence.

Former Chernobyl residents take a bittersweet visit home

Apr 25 2016

PRIPYAT, Ukraine For residents of Chernobyl, a three-day evacuation turned into a thirty-year exile.

Fighting rages in east Ukraine despite bid to revive truce

Feb 20 2015

ARTEMIVSK/VUHLEHIRSK, Ukraine Fighting raged in eastern Ukraine on Thursday despite European efforts to resurrect a stillborn ceasefire, a day after pro-Russian separatists spurned the truce by forcing thousands of government troops out of a strategic town. | Video

Fighting rages in east Ukraine despite bid to revive truce

Feb 19 2015

ARTEMIVSK/VUHLEHIRSK, Ukraine Fighting raged in eastern Ukraine on Thursday despite European efforts to resurrect a stillborn ceasefire, a day after pro-Russian separatists spurned the truce by forcing thousands of government troops out of a strategic town. | Video

Fighting rages in east Ukraine despite bid to revive truce

Feb 19 2015

ARTEMIVSK/VUHLEHIRSK, Ukraine Fighting raged in eastern Ukraine on Thursday despite European efforts to resurrect a stillborn ceasefire, a day after pro-Russian separatists spurned the truce by forcing thousands of government troops out of a strategic town. | Video

Fighting rages in east Ukraine despite bid to revive truce

Feb 19 2015

ARTEMIVSK/VUHLEHIRSK, Ukraine Fighting raged in eastern Ukraine on Thursday despite European efforts to resurrect a stillborn ceasefire, a day after pro-Russian separatists spurned the truce by forcing thousands of government troops out of a strategic town. | Video

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