Critics argue that move, currently being fast-tracked by lawmakers, could curtail free speech.
Amid multiple tales of looting and destruction, a rare happy ending.
With government help, hundreds of strategic enterprises have moved to the safer west of the country. Smaller businesses, however, have to fend for themselves.
Experts warn children are experiencing huge psychological distress as a result of the conflict.
Numbers of dead and wounded media workers mount as conflict continues.
Locals say that morale is high, despite intelligence warnings that a fresh invasion could be imminent.
The number of women who have signed up to the army and territorial defence has doubled.
Government organises public show of solidarity on date rumoured for Russian incursion.
Amid ongoing uncertainty, citizens try to prepare for every eventuality.