June 21, 2014 16:21
Ukrainian border put under defense regulations - National Security and Defense Council
KYIV. June 21 (Interfax) - An operation on establishing the defense regime along the eastern border of Ukraine has been completed, and the president has ordered establishing control over it, Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council spokesman Volodymyr Chepovy said.
"The president received a report from Lt. Gen. Viktor Muzhenko yesterday that the operation on establishing the defense regime at the border was completed at 6:30 p.m. on June 20. The president ordered switching to the next phase of the peace plan, that is, the establishment of control over the state border," Chepovy said at a news conference on Saturday.
He called on everyone to join the presidential peace plan and observe a ceasefire.
The Ukrainian border service reported that, during the first night after the declaration of the ceasefire by the Ukrainian government forces, militia units attacked 4 Ukrainian border units and injured 9 border guards, three of them seriously.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
May 28, 2015
Medvedev arrives in Kazakhstan
NORMANDY QUARTET DEPUTY FOREIGN MINISTERS MOST LIKELY TO MEET IN EARLY JUNE AFTER MEETING OF CONTACT GROUP ON UKRAINE - KARASIN
Putin's state secret decree nothing to do with Ukraine - Peskov
CLASSIFICATION OF PEACETIME MILITARY CASUALTIES DOES NOT SIGNIFY PUTIN'S READINESS TO SANCTION SPECIAL OPERATION IN UKRAINE - PESKOV
PRESIDENTIAL DECREE CLASSIFYING MILITARY CASUALTIES AS STATE SECRET NOTHING TO DO WITH UKRAINE SITUATION - PESKOV
Ukraine brings troop numbers to 50,000 in Donbas - Poroshenko (Part 3)
Law on protection of children from harmful information recognized as contradictory to Constitution in Kazakhstan
Kurdish issue needs radical, fair solution - Syrian opposition
Liberal Mission Foundation contests foreign agent status
Peacetime military losses classified due to global instability - United Russia faction
Russian stocks sink to early April level on ruble weakening
Immortal Regiment organizers ask for movement to be protected from bureaucrats
Main indexes of the Russia stock market for May 28