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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14 Missile Got into an Apartment

Missile Got into an Apartment

Like, someone was watching TV then boom - and his house has got a missile type "Smerch" or "Whirlwind" in English. "It's big luck it has failed to explode", tell the
local, "or there was nothing to photograph here". And yes, it's in Ukraine, these days. Want to see a few more photos - they are inside of this posting:
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11 Meanwhile in Ukraine

Meanwhile in Ukraine

  A short video from Russian TV filmed on the outpost of the people who fight against Ukraine. An full scale artillery squad with
canons and supporting personnel - take a look pretty unreal for the place which was a peaceful land for over 70 years.
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