7 Cool Russian NIVA Hack

Cool Russian NIVA Hack

If you live in Europe you probably know this car - Russian LADA NIVA. A cheap 4x4 coupe car with a price tag often three-four times lower than any other SUVs. Its design stays unchanged at
most - except some minor changes - since its initial launch in early 1980s. So what this guy made to his NIVA makes it really stand out. Take a look and tell me what do you think?
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0 Awesome Castle near Kiev

Awesome Castle near Kiev

If you drive near Kiev, Ukraine you probably want to take a look on this fairy tale castle standing near the road. People say that this structure impresses them a lot, when during the routine drive they see
such a thing standing not far from the road. Many go and try to have a better look up close - so when they arrive a couple of 10 feet tall (3 meter) statues meet them. See details inside:
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52 Ukrainian People Greet Nazi Germans

Ukrainian People Greet Nazi Germans

Looks like at least some people in Soviet Ukraine were really happy when Nazis arrived to their land in 1941. Just
see this selection of Ukrainian people showing hospitality to the Soviet enemy - German Wermacht soldiers.
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3 Two Photos of Pripyat – Then and Now

Two Photos of Pripyat – Then and Now

  Just couple of photos from Pripyat - then and now for comparison. This is the "Sportivnaia" street - one of the most busy city streets - the building is
the swimming pool. This photo was taken in Soviet times prior the power plant explosion. Inside there is one more photo, how does it look now:
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11 Photos of Ukrainian Soldiers March 2015 near Volnovakha

Photos of Ukrainian Soldiers March 2015 near Volnovakha

There is a ceasefire in force in Ukraine now, however most of the regiments haven't been sent home but just stay "in fields" just a few kilometers to the east from where they have been before, according to the
Minsk agreement. Those are photos that the soldiers themselves make and post around in the networks - from a regiment camping near Novognatovka village in Volnovakha area. See inside their photos:
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14 New Ukrainian Army Helmet Reminds an Imperial Trooper Helmet

New Ukrainian Army Helmet Reminds an Imperial Trooper Helmet

The new Ukrainian army mask was presented to public. The model was named "Cyborg", and some bloggers around have been finding a similarity between this new mask and imperial troopers mask out of the movie Star Wars. However despite
the similarities the main purpose of the unit is to protect face and neck of a soldier from grenades fragments. It also can withstand a direct hand gun shot and a rifle shot of up to 20 caliber. More photos inside:
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11 Firefighters in Pripyat Cleaning up the Initial Contamination

Firefighters in Pripyat Cleaning up the Initial Contamination

Firefighters started cleaning up radioactive contamination in Chernobyl immediately after the incident happened, but it lasted for a couple of years. Often the operation to clean contaminated
radioactive dust from the buildings was as simple as this - a firefighters squad arrived to a district and just washed off the dust of the concrete buildings. Photos are inside:
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7 Meanwhile in Ukraine

Meanwhile in Ukraine

  Meanwhile in Ukraine there is a ceasefire enacted as you might know and Ilya, the blogger, which we like a lot,
has travelled there. This is a short video clip he shot regarding what Ukrainian soldiers are up to at this time.
22 Shelling of a Park in Kramatorsk

Shelling of a Park in Kramatorsk

Imagine you are chilling in a peaceful park then this happens. Video from a surveillance cam mounted in the park of
Kramatorsk city. Again, just a few seconds from a peaceful landscape of a park to the fire and explosions.

4 New Ukrainian Tank

New Ukrainian Tank

Ukrainian tank factory in Kharkiv presented a new vehicle these days - their take on a tank mixed up with a ligher armored fighting vehicle. They gave it the name BMP-64 and for
now only two test specimen were produced, both of them are on those photos. Just a few photos but maybe you want to take a look what Ukrainian military is up to now:
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