Ukraine reaffirms readiness for 'all-for-all' swap of detainees in DonbasThe parties also agreed on 13 sites in Ukraine's east for landmine clearance.
09:50, 09 July 2020
Ukraine one of world's most mined countries – MPThis affects lives of some 2 million people in Donbas, also posing a threat to civilian infrastructure.
19:10, 16 June 2020
Twelve hectares near Petrivske in Donbas cleared of explosivesMine clearance workers have neutralized 89 explosive hazards.
11:56, 18 November 2019
Two sappers dead, five injured during munitions disposal routine in Kharkiv region (Updated)One of the injured troops is in critical condition.
18:45, 15 November 2019
Mine clearance process kicks off near Petrivske in DonbasAgeyev specified this process was a mirror one as Russian-led forces have also started demining.
15:40, 13 November 2019
OSCE envoy Sajdik: Demining works in Petrivske shall start on Nov 13Sajdik said demining works were in progress in the Zolote disengagement area.
10:20, 13 November 2019
Finland to make additional contribution to humanitarian demining in DonbasThe foreign minister expressed strong support for Ukraine in finding a solution to the military conflict through the Minsk agreements.
20:20, 03 November 2019
Ukrainian sappers neutralize almost 700 explosives in Donbas over weekEleven houses have also been repaired in a week.
16:32, 19 October 2019
Russian-led forces deliberately delay dismantling of bridge fortifications in Stanytsia Luhanska – JFO HQThe Ukrainian side is ready to hold in kind the dismantling of fortifications.
11:45, 19 August 2019
First stage of mine clearance completed in Luhansk regionFour villages have already been checked for landmines.
15:52, 09 August 2019
Ukraine demining teams unable to start work near Stanytsia Luhanska bridge over security threatRespective requests were sent via OSCE channels, but there was no response with the guarantees.
14:25, 04 August 2019
OSCE to hand over equipment to support mine action in UkraineUkraine's Ministry of Defense and State Emergency service will receive metal detectors and protective equipment.
13:28, 13 June 2019
OSCE's Apakan calls for full demining in eastern Ukraine on anniversary of Joseph Stone's deathApakan called for full compliance with commitments made to remove landmines and to stop planting new ones.
17:50, 23 April 2019
UNHCR says Ukraine landmine risk needs urgent actionAs a preventative measure, it is essential that all children and adults in eastern Ukraine are taught to identify landmines and explosive remnants of war and shown how to avoid or minimize the risks.
09:40, 03 April 2019
Law on mine action comes into force in Ukraine Jan 25The main purpose of mine action in Ukraine is to reduce the risk associated with explosives.
11:20, 25 January 2019
Ukrainian parliament passes bill on mine actionThe main purpose of mine action in Ukraine is to reduce the risk associated with explosives.
15:40, 06 December 2018
Ukraine's mine action bill passes first readingThe main purpose of mine action in Ukraine is to reduce the risk associated with explosives.
23:10, 06 November 2018
Deaths and injuries in Donbas caused by mines, ordnance result of Russian aggression – U.S. EmbassyThe American diplomats are calling on Russia to stop its aggressive actions in Ukraine.
19:10, 05 November 2018
Ammo depot fire aftermath: 96% of affected area cleared, explosions stopSixty-nine buildings in 20 settlements around the emergency site have been restored.
15:20, 21 October 2018
Gerashchenko: Passing legislation on humanitarian demining should unite Ukraine parliamentThe official is confident that the adoption of the law will significantly enhance Ukraine's dialogue with NATO Allies.
14:50, 16 October 2018