Wednesday, November 30, 2022

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Pockets of shelling across Ukraine as wintry warfare looms

Shelling by Russian forces struck several areas in eastern and southern Ukraine overnight as utility crews continued a scramble to restore power, water and heating following widespread strikes in recent weeks, officials said Sunday.With persistent snowfall blanketing the capital,...

Russian strikes hit Ukraine, most of Kyiv without water

A massive barrage of Russian strikes on Monday morning hit critical infrastructure in Kyiv, Kharkiv and other cities, knocking out water and power supplies in apparent retaliation for what Moscow alleged was a Ukrainian attack on its Black Sea...

Russia unleashes missile barrage against Ukraine

Russia unleashed a lethal barrage of strikes against multiple Ukrainian cities for the first time in months on Monday, smashing civilian targets including downtown Kyiv, killing at least 11 civilians and scores wounded.The intense, hours-long attack marked a sudden...

UN rights experts present evidence of war crimes in Ukraine

A team of experts commissioned by the UN’s top human rights body to look into rights violations in Ukraine said Friday its initial investigation turned up evidence of war crimes in the country following Russia’s invasion nearly seven months...

Zelenskiy warns Europeans to brace for winter

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has told Europeans to expect a difficult winter as the Russian assault on his country leads to cuts in oil and gas exports by Moscow.Zelenskiy was speaking on Saturday night after Moscow shut down a...

Ukraine on edge as Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, nearby towns shelled

Russian artillery fired at Ukrainian towns across the river from the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant overnight, local offiicals said on Sunday, adding to residents’ anguish as reports of shelling around the plant fuelled fears of a radiation disaster.Russia’s defence...

Russia strikes Ukraine as G7 leaders gather

Russian missiles hit an apartment block and kindergarten in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv on Sunday, in strikes U.S. President Joe Biden condemned as “barbarism” as world leaders gathered in Europe to discuss further sanctions against Moscow.Up to four explosions...

Russian missiles strike across Ukraine

Russian missiles rained down across Ukraine on Saturday, hitting military facilities in the west and the north as well as a southern city as the biggest land conflict in Europe since World War Two entered its fifth month.Russian artillery...

Ukrainian army to leave battered city to avoid encirclement

After weeks of ferocious fighting, Ukrainian forces will retreat from a besieged city in the country’s east to avoid encirclement, a regional governor said Friday.The city of Sievierodonetsk, the administrative center of the Luhansk region, has faced relentless Russian...

EU leaders in Kyiv decry Russian brutality

Four European leaders made a high-profile visit to show their support for Ukraine on Thursday, denouncing the brutality of the Russian invasion as they surveyed the ruins of a Kyiv suburb that was the scene of intense fighting early...