Ukraine on edge for more attacks, West eyes humanitarian aid

KYIV — 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 the West, meanwhile, preparations were stepped up to boost humanitarian aid to Ukraine … Read more

Ukraine, Allies Launch $150 Million Grain Export Plan To Help Poor Nations

Zelensky said Kyiv had raised $150 million from more than 20 countries. (Representational) Kyiv: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy hosted a summit in Kyiv with allied nations on Saturday to launch a plan to export $150 million worth of grain to countries most vulnerable to famine and drought. The “Grain from Ukraine” initiative demonstrated global food … Read more

Russian Shelling Kills 32 In Ukraine’s Kherson Since Liberation: Police

Russian forces completed their withdrawal from the city of Kherson on Nov 11. (File) At least 32 people in the southern Ukrainian region of Kherson have been killed by Russian shelling since pro-Moscow forces pulled out two weeks ago, the head of Ukraine’s police said on Saturday. Russian forces completed their withdrawal from the city … Read more

Ukraine continues to work on restoring water, power after Russian strikes – National |

Ukrainian authorities endeavored Saturday to restore electricity and water services after recent pummeling by Russian military strikes that vastly damaged infrastructure, with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy saying millions have seen their power restored since blackouts swept the war-battered country days earlier. Skirmishes continued in the east and residents from the southern city of Kherson headed north … Read more

Russian Shelling Kills 15 In Kherson As Ukraine Battles To Restore Power

Ukraine War: Kherson city council said it was offering to evacuate civilians to other regions. Kyiv: Russian shelling on the southern Ukrainian city of Kherson killed 15 civilians Friday, officials said, as engineers across the country sought to restore heat, water and power to major cities. Throughout the country, Russian air strikes over recent weeks … Read more

Which EU politicians refused to label Russia a sponsor of terror?

Many on the far right and some on the left rejected the symbolic move to declare Moscow as a terrorist regime. The European Parliament on Wednesday adopted a resolution declaring Russia a state “sponsor of terrorism” over its war in Ukraine. “The deliberate attacks and atrocities committed by Russian forces and their proxies against civilians … Read more

Russia rains missiles on recaptured Ukrainian city

KHERSON, Ukraine — Natalia Kristenko’s dead body lay covered in a blanket in the doorway of her apartment building for hours overnight. City workers were at first too overwhelmed to retrieve her as they responded to a deadly barrage of attacks that shook Ukraine’s southern city of Kherson. The 62-year-old had walked outside her home … Read more

Fact check: Were three drunk Ukrainians arrested in Qatar?

A fake Al Jazeera video online claims ‘drunken’ Ukrainian football fans were detained over ‘Nazi symbols’ in Doha. Kyiv, Ukraine – A fake video ascribed to Al Jazeera that claims “drunken” Ukrainian football fans spread “Nazi symbols” in Doha has been circulating online since Tuesday. In less than a minute, the video “reports” that three … Read more

Zelensky To Address Urgent UN Meet After “70 Russian Missiles” Hit Ukraine

Murder of civilians, ruining of civilian infrastructure are acts of terror, Zelensky said. (File) United Nations: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will address an urgent UN Security Council meeting Wednesday on Russian attacks that have caused blackouts in neighboring Moldova, diplomats said. Volodymyr Zelensky will address the emergency debate — requested by Kyiv and due to start … Read more