Humanitarian situation in Donbas worsens over COVID-19 pandemic – ICRC Some 47% of households surveyed said they had difficulty accessing shops and markets due to quarantine measures.
19:58, 25 June 2020
Turkey says will not stop Syrian refugees reaching Europe after troops killed – Reuters Some one million civilians have been displaced near the Turkish border since December as Russia-backed Syrian government forces seized territory from Turkey-backed Syrian rebels.
13:40, 28 February 2020
OSCE says humanitarian situation in Donbas not improving Lajčák noted that his proposals to make people's lives on the demarcation line easier were never implemented.
19:30, 13 June 2019
OSCE's Apakan: Sixteen elderly people died in Donbas crossing contact line since winter start Apakan stressed the situation in the east of Ukraine remains volatile.
13:05, 05 April 2019
Russia determined to "continue Donbas war": Volker The U.S. envoy believes Russia does not intend to change its stance on Ukraine.
23:30, 18 October 2018
Ukraine official explains why Russia doesn't seek accession of "DPR"/"LPR" Russia doesn't need the devastated and destroyed Donbas, the deputy minister believes.
11:50, 05 October 2018
UN: Four years of conflict in Ukraine leave 4.4 mln people in dire humanitarian situation Critical civilian infrastructure is severely impacted, as ceasefire agreements are consistently disregarded.
12:15, 21 April 2018
Ukraine could pay pensions in occupied Donbas via ICRC – official Ukraine retains obligations to pay pensions, although the authorities seek to make sure the money goes to those who are entitled to such payments.
20:10, 10 April 2018
Four years of Ukraine conflict leave 4.4 million people in dire need of humanitarian assistance The European Union, EU Member States, the European Parliament and International Organizations were today in Brussels briefed on the dire humanitarian situation faced by 4.4 million conflict-affected people in eastern Ukraine.
23:26, 28 February 2018
UN warns of humanitarian impact of hostilities in eastern Ukraine <p>The United Nations is deeply concerned by the recent escalation of hostilities near water, electricity and gas supply infrastructure in Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine, UN Ukraine reports, with reference to a statement by Neal Walker, the United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Ukraine.</p>
10:56, 09 November 2017
Blockade leaves tens of thousands without salaries in eastern Ukraine - Hromadske <p>The ongoing economic blockade of the Russian-occupied Eastern Ukraine takes toll on lives of thousands of people, trapped in the war-torn region, as legal owners of Ukrainian companies earlier seized by Russian-backed militants have ceased paying staff salaries, while all trade with the uncontrolled part of Donbas has been suspended, Hromadske International wrote in its report.</p> <p></p>
13:20, 26 May 2017