Thursday, December 1, 2022

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Uneasy calm grips Ukraine as West prepares winter aid

An uneasy calm hung over Kyiv on Tuesday as residents of the Ukrainian capital did what they could to prepare for anticipated Russian missile attacks aiming to take out more energy infrastructure as winter sets in.To ease that pain,...

Ukraine on edge for more Russian attacks

Ukraine prepared for more Russian strikes on Monday and warned of the possibility for a new round of evacuations from the capital during a relative lull from the airstrikes on energy facilities and other key infrastructure in recent weeks.In...

Ukrainian forces encircle key city

Ukrainian forces encircled the strategic eastern city of Lyman on Saturday in a counteroffensive that has humiliated the Kremlin, while Russian bombardments intensified after Moscow illegally annexed a swath of Ukrainian territory in a sharp escalation of the war.In...

Zelenskyy visits city retaken from Russians

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Wednesday visited an area of northeastern Ukraine that was recently retaken from Russian forces, witnessing large scale devastation as prosecutors claimed that local residents had been tortured and killed during the half-year occupation.Russian forces...

Russian strike kills 17 in central Ukraine

Russian missiles that struck a city in central Ukraine killed 17 people and wounding about 90 more on Thursday, Ukrainian authorities said.The country’s president called the attack “an open act of terrorism” against civilians in locations without military value.Ukraine’s...

Russia’s war in Ukraine to overshadow G-20 talks

Foreign ministers from the Group of 20 leading rich and developing nations are gathering in Indonesia’s resort island of Bali for talks bound to be dominated by the conflict in Ukraine despite an agenda focused on global cooperation and...

Zelenskyy accuses Russia of ‘terror’ as missiles rain down

Missiles rained down on Ukraine killing many civilians and wounding dozens in built up areas as the weekend began, prompting President Volodymyr Zelenskyy to accuse Russia of state “terror”.Strikes on a southern resort town left 21 dead and dozens...

Bodies exhumed from mass grave in Ukraine

The lush green beauty of a pine forest with singing birds contrasted with the violent deaths of newly discovered victims of Russia’s war in Ukraine, as workers exhumed bodies from another mass grave near the town of Bucha on...

Ukraine recovers bodies from Azovstal

Russia has begun turning over the bodies of Ukrainian fighters killed at the Azovstal steelworks, the fortress-like plant in the destroyed city of Mariupol where their last-ditch stand became a symbol of resistance against Moscow’s invasion.Dozens of fighters’ bodies...

UK pledges missiles to Ukraine

Britain pledged on Thursday to send sophisticated medium-range rocket systems to Ukraine, joining the United States and Germany in equipping the embattled nation with advanced weapons for shooting down aircraft and knocking out artillery.Western arms have been critical to...