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Russia claims full control of Pisky village in Ukraine’s Donetsk region – Ifax

MOSCOW, Aug 13 (Reuters) – Russian forces have taken full control of Pisky, a village on the outskirts in Ukraine’s Donetsk region, Interfax cited the Russian defence ministry as saying on Saturday. Reuters was not able to immediately verify the report. Russian and pro-Russian forces had reported that they had taken full control of Pisky […]

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Ukraine says it can hit ‘almost all’ Russian supply lines in occupied south

KYIV, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said its artillery hit a Russian ammunition depot near a key bridge in the south on Friday and added it now had the ability to strike nearly all of Moscow’s supply lines in the occupied region. The military said the attack killed 11 Russian soldiers in the depot […]

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UK, Denmark contribute additional money, weapons to Ukraine

Ukrainian servicemen ride atop a tank near a front line in Mykolaiv region, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, Ukraine August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Oleksandr Ratushniak Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register COPENHAGEN, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Britain and Denmark on Thursday announced more aid to Ukraine in the form of money and […]

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Factbox: U.S. IPO activity plunges as Ukraine war triggers volatility

A trader works on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., August 3, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 10 (Reuters) – Market volatility triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and soaring global interest rates has forced investors to […]

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Ukraine accuses Russia of using power plant as ‘nuclear shield’

Ukraine says 13 killed in Russian rocket attack Accuses Russia of shelling from near nuclear plant Russia says it does not deliberately target civilians Has accused Kyiv of shelling power plant from struck town KYIV, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Ukraine on Wednesday accused Russia of exploiting its position in a nuclear power plant it had […]

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Ukraine says its troops advance towards Izium as fighting rages in Donbas

Heavy Russian shelling reported along Donbas front Fresh Ukrainian attacks damage key bridge in Kherson Both sides blame the other for shelling nuclear plant KYIV, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Ukraine reported intense Russian shelling across the frontlines on Tuesday as both sides traded blame for the weekend strike on the Zaporizhzhia nuclear complex which triggered […]

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Head of Ukraine’s Amnesty office leaves after group accuses Kyiv

A member of the Ukrainian National Guard jumps into a trench at a position near a front line, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kharkiv region, Ukraine August 3, 2022. REUTERS/Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, Aug 6 (Reuters) – The head of Amnesty International’s Ukrainian branch […]

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Exclusive: U.S. readies new $1 billion Ukraine weapons package

A view shows a M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) is being fired in an undisclosed location, in Ukraine in this still image obtained from an undated social media video uploaded on June 24, 2022 via Pavlo Narozhnyy/via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – […]

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Ukraine buries agricultural ‘titan’ killed in missile strike

KYIV, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Orthodox chants of mourning resounded in a packed central Kyiv cathedral on Friday as Ukraine buried an agricultural tycoon with his wife after they were killed in a missile strike that hit his home last weekend. Oleksiy Vadaturskyi, co-founder and director of one of Ukraine’s largest agricultural holdings, was killed […]

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Ukraine seeks to extend shipping safe passage deal beyond grain

Three grain ships leave Ukrainian Black Sea ports Turkey says world cannot end war by ignoring Russia Russia bans some overseas investors from selling shares in key energy projects and banks ISTANBUL/KYIV, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Three grain ships left Ukrainian ports on Friday while the first inbound cargo vessel since Russia’s invasion was due […]