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Russia is deploying brutal siege tactics in Ukraine

Mass bombardments and cluster munitions are reminiscent of the wars in Syria and Chechnya.

How the war in Ukraine could change history

A political scientist on why the fate of the global political order hangs in the balance.

Putin Says Ukraine's Future In Doubt As Cease-Fires Collapse

The Russian president also said third parties that initiate a no-fly zone will be considered "participants" in war. Meanwhile, Ukrainians are trying to flee two cities amid chaos.

Fleeing Sanctions, Oligarchs Seek Safe Ports For Superyachts

President Joe Biden has warned Kremlin-aligned oligarchs that the U.S. and its European allies are coming for their superyachts.

Russian forces fire on evacuees, leaving 4 people dead outside Kyiv.

The attack in Irpin, west of the capital, suggested either direct targeting of evacuees or disregard for the risk of civilian casualties.

Ukrainians Find That Relatives in Russia Don’t Believe It’s a War

Many Ukrainians are encountering a confounding and frustrating backlash from family members in Russia who have bought into the official Kremlin messaging.

Police arrest more than 3,000 people as protests grow across Russia.

An activist group that tracks protests found demonstrations in nearly 50 cities on Sunday.

Russian forces attack airfields in Ukraine as Zelensky pleads for fighter jets

Alleged cease-fire violations by Russia block evacuation of Ukrainian civilians.

Analysis | Zelensky’s famous quote of ‘need ammo, not a ride’ not easily confirmed

One unnamed U.S. official is cited as a source, but neither U.S. nor Ukrainian officials have confirmed it.

Zelensky says Russia is preparing to bomb Odessa

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said Russia is preparing to bomb Odessa, a strategically important port city on Ukraine's Black Sea coast.

US officials identify 3 areas where US may take action soon on Ukraine

American officials on Sunday identified three areas on which the United States could soon take action in an attempt to address Russia's intensifying war in Ukraine: a ban on Russian oil imports, a declaration of war crimes against Russia and help facilitating delivery of Polish fighter jets to Ukraine.

'A family died... in front of my eyes': Civilians killed as Russian military strike hits evacuation route in Kyiv suburb

A Russian military strike hit an evacuation crossing point in a Kyiv suburb Sunday, killing a family with two children and several other civilians trying to flee the Russian invasion, according to the city's mayor, as civilian casualties seeking safety from the onslaught continue to rise.

West resists Ukrainian calls for a no-fly zone, but warms to other requests

American and European leaders have been resistant to a no-fly zone, arguing that it would unleash a wider war.

White House weighs 3-way deal to get fighter jets to Ukraine

Poland wants to donate its old MiGs to Ukraine. But there’s a catch — it needs U.S. jets.

Russia-Ukraine War: What to know on Russia's war in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin warned that Ukrainian statehood is in jeopardy, while Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy made a “desperate plea” for more planes

Blinken on no-fly zone discussions: We're trying to 'end this war in Ukraine, not start a larger one'

Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Sunday said the Biden administration is not considering imposing a no-fly zone over Ukraine because U.S.

US Is Documenting ‘Credible Reports’ Of War Crimes Against Putin, Blinken Says

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the U.S. is documenting "credible reports" of war crimes against Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday.

‘Expressing The Frustration’: Sen. Marco Rubio Reacts To Sen. Graham’s Calls To Assassinate Putin

Republican Florida Sen. Marco Rubio reacted to Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham's calls to assassinate Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Blinken: 'Active Discussion' Ongoing on Russian Oil Import Ban

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" that the United States was engaged in an "active discussion" on banning Russian oil imports. | Clips

Fiona Hill Blames Trump for Putin's Ukraine Invasion -- Political Divisions Were 'a Sign of Weakness'

On Sunday's broadcast of NBC's "Meet the Press," former National Security Council Senior Director Fiona Hill insisted former President Donald Trump, despite being out of office for more than a year, played a role in Russian President Vladimir Putin's decision to invade Ukraine. | Clips

Secretary of State Blinken Suggests US Won't Ban Russian Oil without Permission From European Countries (VIDEO)

Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Sunday said the US is “looking” at banning Russian oil nearly two weeks after Putin invaded Ukraine. So far the only sanctions against Russia have hurt the innocent civilians. Big corporations such as Visa and Mastercard are also ‘canceling’ innocent Russian civilians as the US refuses to ban Russian…

Russia’s war in Ukraine, explained

Putin’s invasion in February began Europe’s first major war in decades.

Russian Attacks Halt Plans To Evacuate Ukrainian Civilians

The war, now in its 11th day, has caused 1.5 million people to flee the country.

Live Updates: Ukrainian Forces Drive Back Russian Advance on Key Port City

The police detain thousands at antiwar protests across Russia. Four people, including two children, are killed in an attack outside of Kyiv as concern grows that civilians are being targeted. An airport in western Ukraine also comes under attack.

Blinken: ‘Very Active Discussions’ Between US, Allies On Banning Russian Oil

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday the U.S. is in the midst of "very active discussions" on possibly banning imports of Russian oil.

Blinken: NATO Countries Have 'Green Light' to Send Fighter Jets to Ukraine

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday on CBS's "Face The Nation" that the United States has given the "green light" to NATO countries who have wanted to provide fighter jets to Ukraine. | Clips

"It's Going to End with Ukraine Prevailing" - Secretary of State Blinken Says NATO Countries Have the "Green Light" to Send Fighter Jets to Ukraine (VIDEO)

Today on the road to World War III– Secretary of State Tony Blinken ramped up the war talk Sunday morning on Face the Nation. CBS anchor Margaret Brennan: “If for instance the Polish government, a NATO member, wants to send fighter jets, does that get a green light from the US or are you afraid…

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