When the shelling killed civilians

In Marinka Donetsk region during the shelling of separatists Monday, may 21, killed 36-the summer local.

About this on his page in Facebook said the head of the Donetsk regional military-civil administration Pavlo zhebrivskyi.

“As reported to me by Vladimir Moroz, Chairman of the Mariinka district state administration, Mikhail, was the name of the man who came to his yard on the outskirts of Marinka, at a time when the militants fired on the city with small arms.

One of the bullets hit him directly. An ambulance arrived on a call, verified death”, – he wrote.

The doctors did not have time to take the body – separatists intensified shelling, and the ambulance had to drive off to a safe distance.

According to the head of the district, currently shelling Marinka continues.

Israel bombed dozens of targets in Gaza

Israeli air force responds to rocket and mortar fire by Hamas militants. In the night of Wednesday the air strikes inflicted on 25 military installations of the Palestinian radical movement.The Israeli air force in response to rocket and mortar fire from the Gaza strip, in the night of Wednesday, may 30, caused a new massive strikes on targets in the Palestinian region. According to the Israeli army, bombarded subjected to 25 military facilities of the Palestinian radical movement Hamas.

Only on the eve of the Israeli air force announced the air strikes on more than 35 objects of radical Islamists in the Gaza strip. Israel responds to rocket and mortar fire from the Gaza strip on may 29. During the day the militants of Hamas group and Islamic Jihad fired at Israel with about 70 rockets and missiles. Many of them were intercepted by the Israeli defense system.

Hamas and Islamic Jihad may 29, took responsibility for the shelling of Israel. Later, the group “Islamic Jihad” said that with the mediation of Egypt agreed to a cease-fire, which it will adopt together with Hamas. However, Hamas and Israel did not comment on this post.

Taliban for the first time in 17 years, agreed to a truce

The radical Islamist Taliban movement agreed to adopt the proposed informed the authorities of Afghanistan a truce for three days in connection with the end of the Muslim Holy month of Ramadan and advent of Eid al-Adha, reports channel Al Arabiya.

“All the Mujahideen ordered to cease offensive operations against the Afghan forces in the first three days of Eid al-Fitr (Muslim holiday, starts from June 20 – ed.)”, – reported in group.

However, the Taliban leadership has warned that the truce does not apply to “foreign invaders” and self-defense fighters of the movement can “respond to attacks against them.”

The goodwill Ambassador for the UN Angelina Jolie has visited Mosul

“This is the worst devastation that I’ve seen in all the years of cooperation with UNHCR,” said Angelina Jolie. She urged the international community not to forget about the destruction of Mosul and its inhabitants.Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie on Saturday, June 16, as a goodwill Ambassador for the office of the high Commissioner (UNHCR) for refugees visited the city of Mosul in Iraq. She urged the international community not to forget the residents of Mosul, who are currently trying to restore your city.

Jolie met with local residents and walked through the bombed-out streets of the old town. This part of Mosul was almost completely destroyed during the battles of the Iraqi soldiers and coalition troops under the US command against the militants of the “Islamic state” (IG), while the restoration of the city are very slow.

The “worst devastation” in Mosul

According to Angelina Jolie, in Mosul, she saw the “worst devastation” over the years of its cooperation with UNHCR. “People here have lost everything,” said the actress.

The goodwill Ambassador expressed hope that the city will continue to recover and the situation in this stabiliziruemost. She urged people not to forget Mosul. “People are without livelihood. They have no medicines for their children, many do not have access to running water and basic resources,” – said Jolie.

Angelina Jolie has partnered with UNHCR since 2001, the current trip was her fifth visit to Iraq.

The battle for Mosul

Mosul is the administrative centre of the province of Nineveh in Iraq, which was captured by is militants in 2014. The Islamists then declared a “Caliphate” in Mosul. In July 2017 this vast city was liberated by the Iraqi army with the support of the international coalition. During the liberation of the region from ISIS in the city of fierce fighting, in just three years the city has left more than 900 thousand of its inhabitants.

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