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Zelenskyy slams Ukrainian officials for revealing tactics; details of Crimea airbase blasts emerge

Celebrity chef Jose Andres warns that donations for aid kitchens are waning ahead of brutal winter Celebrity chef and humanitarian Jose Andres, whose humanitarian organization World Central Kitchen is dedicated to feeding vulnerable communities, called for stronger coordination of food aid for Ukraine as donations have started to weaken in the months before winter. “The […]

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Satellite images show Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea; Moscow’s military exports under strain

Russia succeeds when it ‘manages to divide us,’ Ukrainian defense minister says Ukrainian Minister of Defence Oleksii Reznikov attends the Ukraine Security Consultative Group meeting at Ramstein air base on April 26, 2022 in Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany. Thomas Lohnes | Getty Images Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov thanked his British, Danish and American counterparts for their support […]

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Zelenskyy vows to liberate Crimea; Ukraine fears Russian damage to major nuclear plant

Zelenskyy vows to liberate Russian-annexed Crimea People rest on a beach as smoke and flames rise after explosions at a Russian military airbase, in Novofedorivka, Crimea August 9, 2022.  Stringer | Reuters Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy vowed in his nightly address that Ukraine would liberate its southern peninsula of Crimea, which was annexed by Russia […]

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Russia strips jetliners for parts amid sanctions squeeze; Moscow halts U.S. nuclear inspections

March was the deadliest month of Russia’s war in Ukraine, UN says People stand amid newly-made graves at a cemetery in the course of Ukraine-Russia conflict in the settlement of Staryi Krym outside Mariupol, Ukraine May 22, 2022.  Alexander Ermochenko | Reuters The United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner said that March […]

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UN chief dubs hit on Ukrainian nuclear plant ‘suicidal’; Medvedev says Moscow will achieve its aims in Ukraine

A Russian serviceman patrols the territory of the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Station in Energodar on May 1, 2022. The Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Station, seized by Russian forces in March, is in southeastern Ukraine and is the largest nuclear power plant in Europe and among the 10 largest in the world. Andrey Borodulin | Afp | […]

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Turkey’s Erdogan meets Putin in Sochi; three ships carrying grain leave Ukrainian ports

Blinken and Lavrov have not yet spoken, U.S. State Department says US Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks about US policy towards China during an event hosted by the Asia Society Policy Institute at George Washington University in Washington, DC, on May 26, 2022. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images U.S. Secretary of State […]

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Russian ‘strike force’ builds around Zelenskyy’s hometown; fears grow for ‘out of control’ nuclear power plant

Russian forces feeling the threat from Ukraine’s Western-supplied weapons, UK notes A Ukrainian army unit shows the rockets on HIMARS vehicle in eastern Ukraine on July 1, 2022. The Washington Post | The Washington Post | Getty Images Ukraine’s offensive to retake occupied territory in the south of the country and its use of Western-supplied […]

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‘It’s just hell’: Ukraine says Russia has the advantage in battle for the Donbas; grain ship safely arrives in Turkey

Cease-fire could follow grain export deal, former German chancellor says Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin with former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder in 2011. Sasha Mordovets | Getty Images News | Getty Images Germany’s former chancellor Gerhard Schroeder, who has close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, has said Russia wants a negotiated solution to the […]

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U.S. fears Russia is using a ‘nuclear shield’ in Ukraine; Zelenskyy calls grain shipment a ‘positive signal’

Russia faces ‘economic oblivion’ Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a plenary session at the Strong Ideas for a New Time forum held by Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI) in Moscow, Russia July 20, 2022. Alexey Maishev | Kremlin | Sputnik | via Reuters Russia is facing “economic oblivion” in the long-term because of international sanctions […]

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Ukraine’s first grain shipment in months leaves port; Putin says navy will be armed with hypersonic missiles

Russia says it has little ability to help with Nord Stream 1 repair View of pipe systems and shut-off devices at the gas receiving station of the Nord Stream 1 Baltic Sea pipeline. Picture Alliance | Picture Alliance | Getty Images There is little Russia can do to help with urgent repairs required to malfunctioning […]