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Thanks to Saudi Bombardment, Yemen is now Facing an Outbreak of Cholera

May 12th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Al Mayadeen – – translated by Samer Hussein –  The World Health Organization has confirmed at least 51 cholera-related deaths in Yemen since April. The international organization further said that there are 2752 suspected cases of cholera throughout the country, with 58 cases already being confirmed. […]

When and Why Will Ukrainian Power Grid Collapse – UA Nuclear Reform Group

Fort Russ, August 29th, 2016 Translated by Tatzhit Mihail Umanets, co-director of the reform committee for the atomic-industrial complex of Ukraine, and the former director of Chernobyl nuclear power plant: “The state of nuclear energy today is that we are facing disaster. I declare that we are facing economic catastrophe. Judge for yourself: out of […]

Churkin slams US hypocrisy in Syria: “Look at yourselves in the mirror!”

August 22, 2016 –  – PolitRussia – translated by J. Arnoldski It would be best if the international coalition headed by the US would “look itself in the mirror” before spreading provocative insinuations concerning the Russian Air Force in Syria to the UN Security Council. This was stated by Russia’s permanent representative to the UN, […]

Russia may support limited version of UN’s proposed ceasefire

August 19th, 2016 – Fort Russ News –  RT Russia – translated by J. Flores – Russian Defense Ministry is ready to support the proposal of UN special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, of a 48-hour “humanitarian pause” in Aleppo. This was stated by the official representative of the department Major-General Igor Konashenkov. “Guided […]

Littlehirosima: Water for Pervomaysk, Part 3

Original by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva published on littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally published at South Front. December 17th, 2015 The UAF destroyed Pervomaysk’s water supply back in Spring 2015.Ever since then, the city with the acting mayor Olga Ishchenko is trying to restore the supply.It’s very complicated and difficult.The restoration of water supply means drilling […]

Littlehirosima: The best Principal in the world

Original by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva published on the littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally published at South Front. December 14th, 2015 The Lugansk Technical Boarding School was pointed out to us by Seryozha, a driver who helps us deliver the aid.His daughter used to study there. Zhenya, Seryozha’s daughter, is no ordinary girl. She has epilepsy […]

Littlehirosima: Where people come to die

Original by Yevdokia “Dunya” Sheremetyeva published on littlehirosima blog; translated from Russian by J.Hawk and originally published at South Front. November 30th, 2015 I visited a hospice for the second time in my life. What did I experience? Nothing. Emptiness. A place where people die. The Gorlovka Hospice. In the bombed out, abandoned to its […]