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U.N. chief to meet Zelenskiy, Erdogan in Ukraine on Thursday

FILE PHOTO – U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during a signing ceremony in Istanbul, Turkey July 22, 2022. REUTERS/Umit Bektas Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS, Aug 16 (Reuters) – U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will meet Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in Ukraine on Thursday, a […]

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First post-blockade food aid ship leaves Ukraine for Africa

Ship left Ukrainian port of Pivdennyi -Eikon data Bound for Djibouti, grain for Ethiopia Five ships left Ukraine on Tuesday -Turkish ministry Thirty ships apply to go to Ukraine in next two weeks -minister KYIV/ISTANBUL, Aug 16 (Reuters) – The ship Brave Commander has left the Ukrainian port of Pivdennyi, carrying the first cargo of […]

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Ignoring Ukraine setbacks, Putin boasts of Russian weapons prowess

LONDON, Aug 15 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that Moscow was ready to sell advanced weapons to allies globally and cooperate in developing military technology, nearly six months into the Ukraine war in which his army has performed worse than expected. With the Russian leader’s forces beaten back from Ukraine’s two biggest […]

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People in Ukraine town dig up hastily buried bodies for proper funeral

RUBIZHNE, Ukraine, Aug 14 (Reuters) – People in the eastern Ukrainian town of Rubizhne have started exhuming bodies that were hastily buried in courtyards at the height of fighting, anxious to be able to lay them to rest with dignity. Rubizhne is part of the Luhansk region of Ukraine where Russian forces established full control […]

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U.S. concerned at reports of “illegitimate authorities” charging foreigners in Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken listens as U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin speaks with reporters after returning from their trip to Kyiv and meeting with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, near the Ukraine border, in Poland, April 25, 2022. Alex Brandon/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 12 […]

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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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Ukraine calls for UN, Red Cross to send representatives to Russian POW camps

Anti-tank constructions are seen in central Kyiv, Ukraine March 7, 2022. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s security agencies issued a joint statement on Friday calling for the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross to send representatives to locations […]

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Latvia designates Russia a “state sponsor of terrorism” over Ukraine war

People stand outside of a residential building damaged by a Russian military strike, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kharkiv, Ukraine August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register VILNIUS, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Latvia’s parliament on Thursday designated Russia as a “state sponsor of terrorism” over the […]

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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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China calls U.S. ‘main instigator’ of Ukraine crisis

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, China, February 4, 2022. Sputnik/Aleksey Druzhinin/Kremlin via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Aug 10 (Reuters) – China, which Russia has sought as an ally since […]