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Shelling kills 14 in Russia’s city of Belgorod

Shelling in the centre of the Russian border city of Belgorod killed 14 people, including two children, and injured 108 others Saturday, Russia’s Emergency Situations Ministry said. Russian officials accused Kyiv of carrying out the attack, which took place...

Russian drone & artillery attack kills 6in Ukraine; knocks out power in Kherson

Russia fired almost 50 Shahed drones at targets in Ukraine and shelled a train station where more than 100 civilians were gathered to catch a train to Kyiv, Ukrainian officials said on Wednesday. The barrages killed at least five...

Hungary blocks 50 billion euros in EU aid for Ukraine

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday blocked 50 billion euros ($55 billion) in EU aid for Ukraine, after leaders side-stepped his opposition to agree to open talks with Kyiv on joining the bloc, reports AFP. A crunch summit...

Russia’s assault on key eastern Ukraine city is weakening, Kyiv claims

A dayslong attempt by Russian forces to storm a strategically important city in eastern Ukraine appears to be running out of steam, Kyiv officials claimed Monday, as the Kremlin’s war entered its 600th day. Ukrainian forces repelled 15 Russian...

6 killed in Russian attacks on Ukraine as Kyiv continues drone counter strikes

Six people have been killed in Russian attacks on Ukraine in the past 24 hours, local officials reported Sunday.Two people were killed and three more injured in the Kherson area after more than 100 shells bombarded the region over...

Top European diplomats meet in Kyiv to support Ukraine

Some of Europe’s top diplomats gathered Monday in Kyiv in a display of support for Ukraine’s fight against Russia’s invasion as signs emerge of political strain in Europe and the United States about the war. The foreign ministers from the...

Russian FM lambastes the West but barely mentions Ukraine in UN speech

Russia’s top diplomat denounced the United States and the West on Saturday as self-interested defenders of a fading international power structure, but he didn’t discuss his country’s war in Ukraine in his speech to the UN General Assembly. “The...

Poland to stop sending arms to Ukraine, as trade dispute escalates

Poland’s prime minister said his country is no longer sending arms to Ukraine, a comment that appeared aimed at pressuring Kyiv and put Poland’s status as a major source of military equipment in doubt as a trade dispute between...

Russian strikes on Ukraine kill2 foreign aid workers, target Kyiv

Two foreign aid workers were reportedly killed in eastern Ukraine on Sunday as Russian shelling hit a van carrying a team of four working with a Ukrainian NGO, while dozens of Russian drones targeted Kyiv and wounded at least...

2 killed in Kyiv as Russia accuses Ukraine of biggest drone attack

Russia accused Ukraine of launching what appeared to be the biggest drone attack on Russian soil since Moscow invaded 18 months ago, followed by a Russian attack on Kyiv that Ukrainian officials said killed two people early Wednesday. Drones hit...