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When Ukrainians Choose Not to Die in a War

“The current war situation in eastern Ukraine and the decision of the government in Kyiv to begin a new, fourth wave of military conscription and mobilization is unleashing a firestorm of mass opposition and refusal to fight. Protest is rising … Continue reading

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Protests against the war in Zaporizhia and Kyiv

On August 4 there was a rally against mobilisation in the village of Voznesenka, Zaporizhia Oblast, where about 100 women demanded an end to the “fratricidal war”. In Kyiv, about 60 women from an organisation of mothers against war from … Continue reading

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Ukrainians burning their military writs against mobilisation (VIDEO)

Protests against the new law on mobilisation have been taking place in different parts of the country (Transcarpathia and Bukovina, Ivano-Frankivsk, Chernivtsy, etc). In this one a group of villagers burn their mobilisation writs and reject Kiev’s war in the … Continue reading

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Mykolayiv protest against the war demands soldiers be brought back

On June 19 there was a protest by relatives of soldiers in the southern city of Mykolayiv (Nikolayev).

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Bukovina: soldiers relatives´continue to block Chernivtsi-Zhytomyr international highway

Soldiers’ relatives from Chernivtsi continued today, June 20, to block the international highway demanding that the soldiers be brought back from the Donbas, where they are part of Kiev’s “anti-terrorist operation.”

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Chernivtsi: soldiers’ relatives block highway, demand soldiers brought back from the East

On June 19, about 100 mothers of soldiers blocked the Chernivtsi – Zhytomyr highway at its passing by the Magala village, outside Chernivtse. They were demanding that their sons be brought back from the “anti terrorist operation” in the East.

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Soldiers’ relatives block military recruitment office in Lviv

Relatives of mobilised soldiers blocking the military registration and enlistment office in Lviv region (western Ukraine) ddemanding that the soldiers should not be sent to the Eastern front A summary of what is said in the video: “they are taking away breadwinners … Continue reading

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Soldiers’ relatives protests spreading in Ukraine

The movement of wives and relatives of Ukrainian soldiers demanding that their relatives be brought back from the front or attempting to block them from being sent to the Donbass seems to be spreading to more regions across the country.

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