A major Russian missile attack on Ukraine kills at least 20 people and hits a children’s hospital

A major Russian missile attack on Ukraine kills at least 20 people and hits a children’s hospital

Emergency workers respond at the Okhmatdyt children’s hospital hit by Russian missiles, in Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, July 8, 2024. A major Russian missile attack across Ukraine on Monday killed at least 31 people and injured 154, officials said, with one striking a large children’s hospital in the capital of Kyiv, where emergency crews searched the … Read more

Putin vows truce if Ukraine exits Moscow-occupied areas and drops NATO bid

Putin vows truce if Ukraine exits Moscow-occupied areas and drops NATO bid

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin. | Photo Credit: AFP Russian President Vladimir Putin promised on June 14 to “immediately” order a cease-fire in Ukraine and begin negotiations if Kyiv started withdrawing troops from the four regions annexed by Moscow in 2022 and renounced plans to join NATO. Such a deal appears a nonstarter for Kyiv, which … Read more

Russian drone attack injures nine in Ukraine’s Odesa, officials say

Russian drone attack injures nine in Ukraine’s Odesa, officials say

A view shows damaged buildings at the site of a Russian drone strikes, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Odesa, Ukraine on April 23, 2024. Photo: Mayor of Odesa Hennadii Trukhanov via Telegram, via Reuters Russia launched a drone attack on Ukraine that injured nine people in the Black Sea port of Odesa, four of … Read more

Ukraine claims it downed another Russian early warning and control plane in a major blow to Moscow

Ukraine claims it downed another Russian early warning and control plane in a major blow to Moscow

A Ukrainian soldier fires an RPG toward Russian positions at the frontline near Avdiivka, an eastern city where fierce battles against Russian forces have been taking place, in the Donetsk region, Ukraine. | Photo Credit: AP Ukrainian forces downed a Russian early warning and control aircraft on February 23, the air force chief said — … Read more

France, Ukraine to sign security deal soon, French Foreign Minister says

France, Ukraine to sign security deal soon, French Foreign Minister says

French Foreign and European Affairs Minister Stephane Sejourne. File. | Photo Credit: Reuters France and Ukraine are soon likely to sign a bilateral agreement on security commitments, French Foreign Minister Stephane Sejourne said on Wednesday. French President Emmanuel Macron was expected to finalise a security deal in Ukraine this month, but he postponed the trip … Read more

Putin's suggestion of Ukraine ceasefire rejected by United States, sources say

Putin's suggestion of Ukraine ceasefire rejected by United States, sources say

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s suggestion of a ceasefire in Ukraine to freeze the war was rejected by the United States after contacts between intermediaries, three Russian sources with knowledge of the discussions told Reuters. The failure of Mr. Putin’s approach ushers in a third year of the deadliest conflict in Europe since World War Two … Read more

Death toll hits 28 in occupied east Ukraine strike: Russian rescuers

Death toll hits 28 in occupied east Ukraine strike: Russian rescuers

Emergency responders retrieve a body from the rubble of a devastated building following a Ukrainian attack in a location given as Lysychansk, in the occupied eastern Ukrainian region of Luhansk, in this screen grab obtained from a video released February 3, 2024. | Photo Credit: Reuters The death toll from a strike on a bakery … Read more

Russia says downed four Ukrainian missiles over Crimea overnight

Russia says downed four Ukrainian missiles over Crimea overnight

In this photo taken from video released by Russian Defense Ministry Press Service on Friday, Jan. 5, 2024, Russian soldiers fire from aboard a Ka-27 helicopter of the Russian Black Sea Fleet during a patrol the Black Sea. | Photo Credit: AP Russia on Saturday announced its forces shot down four Ukrainian missiles over Moscow-annexed … Read more

Russian naval ship in Crimea damaged in airstrike by Ukrainian forces: Russian Defense Ministry

Russian naval ship in Crimea damaged in airstrike by Ukrainian forces: Russian Defense Ministry

A Ukraine Special Operations Forces officer talks on the radio while navigating the Dnipro River during a night mission in Kherson region, in Kherson, Ukraine, on June 11, 2023. | Photo Credit: AP A Russian naval ship in Crimea was damaged in an airstrike by Ukrainian forces, Russia’s Defense Ministry said Tuesday. The landing ship … Read more

Is Russia winning the Ukraine war? | Explained

Is Russia winning the Ukraine war? | Explained

Ukrainian soldiers drive a tank in a position near to the town of Bakhmut, Donetsk region, on December 13, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. | Photo Credit: AFP The story so far: It has been six months since Ukraine launched its much-anticipated counteroffensive with advanced weapons and training provided by the West. The Eastern … Read more