Eastern Ukraine

ukraine

Dozens of Russian tanks spotted six miles from Ukrainian border

Kevin Urgiles
3.24.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Civilians flee East Ukraine town of Avdiivka as fighting with Russian-backed separatists escalates

Jake Hanrahan
2.23.17
ukraine

Fighting flares up in eastern Ukraine leaving at least eight Ukrainian soldiers dead

Oliver Noble
1.31.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Inside the fron tlines of the Ukrainian cease-fire that wasn't

Jake Hanrahan
10.19.16
war and conflict

We take you to the frontlines of Ukraine's proxy war between the West and Russia

VICE travels to east Ukraine to take a closer look at what international assistance really looks like, as the presence of NATO troops is driving tensions to Cold War-era levels.
VICE News
10.5.16
russia

Moldova Arrests 13 Accused of Plotting to Establish Russian Separatist Republic

Moldovan authorities detained 13 suspected members of a paramilitary group accused of plotting to attack the capital and seize control of another city.
Tess Owen
11.26.15
Russian Roulette

The War May Be Over: Russian Roulette (Dispatch 110)

VICE News travels to the Luhansk Region in eastern Ukraine, where it seems as though the war may be ending.
VICE News
9.26.15
Europe

The Holdouts: We Witnessed a Battalion's Final Days on Shyrokyne's Frontline

VICE News was in the village of Shyrokyne, eastern Ukraine, just before it came a "demilitarized zone" and found an atmosphere charged with distrust, doubt, and defiance.
Jack Losh
7.29.15
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Inside a Bombed-Out Ukrainian Children’s Camp

Kids had drawn tanks and men with guns. The bullets came out as dotted lines. A DPR soldier snatched a drawing that had blown away from the ground, reading it with a grin: I'm proud of you, Ukrainian soldier.
Roc Morin
7.9.15
Europe

Psychologists in War-Torn Ukraine Are Fighting a Battle Against PTSD on Two Fronts

Ukrainian psychologists are struggling to work with troops suffering from PTSD who reject therapy in a country that doesn't recognize its value.
Philippa Stewart
5.30.15
Travel

​The Rise and Fall of Eastern Ukraine's All-Pagan Battalion

The group fought against the Ukrainian Army until their commander was thrown in jail in November by the Donetsk People's Republic, the Russian-aligned government he was fighting alongside.
Roc Morin
5.13.15
ukraine

Beauty Amid the Chaos: The Donetsk Opera Offers Relief to a City in the Grip of War

Residents of the rebel-held city flock to the Donetsk Opera and Ballet Theater on weekends in search of respite from the reality of life within a conflict zone.
Tommy Trenchard
4.30.15
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