June 2nd, 2014


Uncut Chronicles: Ukraine, May 2014 (Raw Video Timeline)

2 06 2014 Uncut Chronicles: Ukraine, May 2014 (Raw Video Timeline).
RT launches 'Chronicles', featuring the most dramatic and important uncut footage from each month or news event in long form. This month its a 'no comment' raw video compilation from Ukraine taken throughout May 2014.

02 06 2014 Украинские силовики обстреляли детский дом в Славянске

2 06 2014 Ukraine, Slawjansk, Kiew-Junta gegen Volk. Украинские силовики обстреляли детский дом в Славянске.

Здание детского дома «Паруса надежды» в Славянске было серьезно повреждено в результате атаки украинских силовиков. Снарядами выбиты стекла в окнах, разрушен фасад. По словам представителя сил самообороны, в момент атаки детей в здании не было - за несколько дней до обстрела их вывезли из города.

02062014 В окрестностях Луганска продолжаются бои. 1:20 попадание в голову пулей снайпера.

2 06 2014 Бойцы Луганской народной республики пытаются взять под контроль воинскую часть погранслужбы. По некоторым данным, она стала базой для ультра-националистического движения «Правый сектор». Известно, что убиты двое ополченцев и один мирный житель. Госпогранслужба сообщила, что ранены также несколько украинских военных.

02 06 2014 Администрацию Луганска обстрелял военный самолет, есть погибшие

2 06 2014 ВВС Украины нанесли авиаудар по зданию обладминистрации Луганска, в котором находится администрация Луганской народной республики. В результате нападения есть убитые и раненые. Рядом со зданием обнаружены неразорвавшиеся бомбы.

02 06 2014 Военный самолет атакует здание обладминистрации Луганска (видео ОЧЕВИДЦА)

2 06 2014 Видео очевидца, на котором видно, как военный самолет атакует здание обладминистрации Луганска, в котором находится администрация Луганской народной республики.

Военный самолет обстрелял обладминистрацию в Луганске

2 06 2014 По предварительным данным, не менее пяти человек погибли в результате авиаудара украинских ВВС по зданию областной администрации в центре Луганска. В числе жертв -- министр здравоохранения Луганской народной республики. Рядом со зданием обнаружены неразорвавшиеся бомбы. Рассказывает корреспондент Пола Слиер.

02 06 2014 Ukraine: US to give Ukrainian military $18 million in aid

Derek Chollet, US Assistant Secretary of Defence (in English): "We've discussed two key items this morning: US assistance to Ukraine, including the $18 million we've pledge so far which is almost doubling the security assistance for Ukraine. And importantly, strengthening our long-term defence cooperation. Especially in helping Ukraine build highly effective armed forces and strengthening its defence institutions."
Derek Chollet (in English): "We appreciate Ukraine's efforts over the past two decades to contribute to the regional and global security and stability. This morning we also discussed the on-going violence, perpetrated by Russian-backed separatists in the east, seeking to undermine the democratically elected government of a unified Ukraine."
The United States is ready to give Ukraine $18 million (€13.2 million) worth of military assistance, the US Assistant Secretary of Defence, Derek Chollet, announced Monday in Kiev.
Speaking during a news briefing in the Ukrainian capital, Chollet added that the US intends to cooperate with Ukraine to help create an "effective" Ukrainian army and strengthen the country's "defence institutions."
He also condemned the on-going violence in Ukraine's south-east, which he said was perpetrated by "Russian-backed separatists."

02 06 2014 Ukraine: Multiple casualties in jet-bomber attack *GRAPHIC*

2 06 2014 Ukraine: Multiple casualties in jet-bomber attack *GRAPHIC*.
Multiple casualties were seen lying on the street outside the city administration building in Lugansk on Monday, following an attack by a Kiev jet-bomber. Fire and smoke billowed from the building, where some reportedly remain trapped.
The attack was reportedly followed by gunfire on the streets around the administration building.

02 06 2014 Ukraine: Assassination attempt will not affect Gubarev's struggle - DNR member

2 06 2014 Miroslav Rudenko, member of Donetsk People's Republic government, and one of the leaders of People's Militia of Donbass (in Russian): "Tonight, approximately at 2am, there was an attempt to assassinate Pavel Gubarev. A car drove by the Universitetskaya Street, people came out of the car and launched a grenade towards the ninth floor, which is occupied by the People's Militia of Donbass and the Novorossiya socio-political movement."
Miroslav Rudenko (in Russian): "This attempted assassination has not affected his determination to continue the struggle."
Miroslav Rudenko (in Russian): "The junta is intensifying its provocative actions. They continue to provide direct military pressure in the Lugansk and Donetsk People's Republics, as well as taking an active part in sabotage actions and psychological pressure."
Miroslav Rudenko, a member of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic government, commented on the reported attempted assassination of People's Governor Pavel Gubarev, in Donetsk on Monday.
Rudenko said that the attempt had taken place at 2 AM Monday, with a group of people launching a grenade at the ninth floor of the city administration building, currently occupied by militia fighters.
He added that the assault had not weakened the governor's will to struggle, and accused the Kiev government of taking part in "sabotage actions" and of applying psychological and military pressure.