pro-russia

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
Russian Roulette

In the Trenches with the DNR: Russian Roulette (Dispatch 97)

In the latest dispatch, VICE News traveled to a rebel-held front line outside the village of Shirokino, 20 miles from Mariupol, to speak with DNR troops about what may lie in store for the city, and to find out whether the ceasefire would hold.
VICE News
3.3.15
Russian Roulette

Civilians Return to Debaltseve: Russian Roulette (Dispatch 96)

In the latest 'Russian Roulette,' VICE News travels to Debaltseve a few days after its fall to the DNR to speak to some of the civilians slowly returning to a town that now lies in ruins and without basic amenities.
VICE News
2.28.15
VICE News

The Donetsk People's Republic

VICE News follows the chaotic birth of the DPR as it tries to forge a path to independence and closer ties to Russia.
VICE Staff
10.9.14
VICE News

Russian Roulette: The Invasion of Ukraine

On September 6, a day-long ceasefire in eastern Ukraine was broken when pro-Russia forces shelled Ukrainian tanks driving into Mariupol. VICE News correspondent Simon Ostrovsky was in the city before, during, and after the ceasefire.
VICE Staff
9.10.14
VICE News

Watch the Aftermath of an Ambush on Ukrainian Forces

VICE News stumbled upon one of the many Ukrainian ambulance convoys sent to retrieve the dead and wounded from an ambush site, finding a scene of absolute horror and panic.
VICE Staff
9.6.14
russia

Pro-Russia Fighters Advance West Into Ukraine, as Others Flee for Kiev

Novoazovsk, a small town in eastern Ukraine, was overtaken by pro-Russia rebels on Thursday. After a 24-hour ban on journalists ended, VICE News went in.
Harriet Salem
8.29.14
Opinion and Analysis

Don't Get Too Excited About Ukraine's New 'Peace Plan'

Ukraine's new peace plan is really just an attempt to reclaim the moral high ground in the country's public relations war with Russia.
Simon Ostrovsky
6.20.14
ukraine

Russian TV Reporter Killed in Luhansk Mortar Attack

Separately, an explosion on the Trans-Siberian pipeline occurred in central Ukraine on Tuesday, in what some are calling an act of terror.
Jordan Larson
6.17.14
ukraine

Ukraine President Promises an 'Adequate Response' After Rebels Shoot Down Military Plane

The attack marks the biggest losses to Ukrainian forces from a single event since the conflict in Ukraine’s east began.
Harriet Salem
6.14.14
ukraine

Ukraine Has Won Full Control Over the Port City of Mariupol

Today’s military initiative was as much a political show of feather-preening as it was a significant battle victory.
Harriet Salem
6.13.14
ukraine

Ukraine's President Pledges Peace While Shelling the East

Residents are fleeing from ongoing fighting and shortages in the east of Ukraine, as new president Petro Poroshenko discusses peace.
Harriet Salem
6.9.14
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