Volnovakha


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Volnovakha

 

a city (since 1938) and administrative center of Volnovakha Raion, Donetsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR; located 60 km southwest of Donetsk. Railroad junction. Population, 24,000 (1970). Volnovakha has railroad transport enterprises.

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The Prime Minister recalled that today a modernized railroad haul Komysh-Zorya Volnovakha was opened under the instruction of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.
She lit a candle on her sunlit windowsill to remember Olga Shudikina, who was killed near Volnovakha on Tuesday January 13, 2015.
troops were training Ukrainian forces not only in western Ukraine "as Ukrainian TV channels show, but directly in the combat zone in the area of Mariupol, Severodonetsk, Artyomovsk and Volnovakha.
Over the last few weeks there has been a significant upsurge in atrocities, with the separatists shelling a bus in Volnovakha, a bus stop in Donetsk, and the launch this past weekend of an offensive against the strategic port city of Mariupol, which left some 30 people dead and more than 100 wounded.
He said the metal came from a bus in the town of Volnovakha, where 13 people were killed by what he described as Russian shelling.
The rebels shelled the checkpoint near the town of Volnovakha in the Donetsk region while a passenger bus was passing through, according to the Donetsk regional administration which is loyal to the central government in Kiev.
The press center for the Ukrainian government's military operation against Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine reported that rebels fired from a Grad multiple rocket launcher at a military checkpoint near the town of Volnovakha and one of the missiles struck the bus.
Security personnel then abandoned Volnovakha, as well as Maryinka and Kurakovo, Southwest of Donetsk.
It said the clash occurred when gunmen opened fire on an army checkpoint near the town of Volnovakha.
Offered by the Government of Ukraine draft pension reform provides for the modernization of pension payments from October 1 of the current year, and the transfer of this process in automatic mode in the following years, assured Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman while communicating with the staff of railroad haul Komysh-Zorya - Volnovakha in Donetsk region, having been reconstructed on commission of the Prime Minister.
The attack near Volnovakha, south of Donetsk, left 13 soldiers dead, acting President Oleksandr Turchynov said in a statement on parliament's website.
In the course of the working trip to Donetsk region Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman inaugurated a reconstructed railroad haul Komysh-Zorya Volnovakha.