‘The city is orphaned’: 120,000 mourners bid farewell to murdered Donbass leader in Donetsk (PHOTOS)

At least 120,000 people have attended the funeral of Aleksandr Zakharchenko, the leader of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic, who was killed by an explosion in a cafe in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on Friday. Zakharchenko’s remains were placed on display in the lobby of the State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre in […]

Russia-backed plan for UN peacekeepers in Donbass may bring peace, lifting of sanctions – German FM

Berlin welcomes Moscow’s proposal for a UN mission to be sent to eastern Ukraine to uphold the shaky ceasefire and kick-start a political process that could lead to the lifting of sanctions on Russia, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel told RT. In an exclusive interview to RT Deutsch, Gabriel called Russian President Vladimir Putin’s peacekeeping […]