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ukrainian president volodymyr zelenskyy (10), president vladimir v (9), war ukraine (8), the donbas region (8), russian forces (8)

Top Kyiv official says Ukraine has destroyed a Russian command post in Kherson.

The war jitters are also adding another chapter to Moldova’s long and increasingly desperate effort to untangle itself from Moscow’s clutches. In pursuit of that, it recently applied to join the Eu...

April 24, 2022 Russia-Ukraine news

As many Ukrainians observe Easter Sunday, Russian forces are targeting cities in the south and east of the country.

Top U.S. officials heading to Kyiv as war shifts focus

Blinken and Austin's visit comes after a steady stream of European leaders have flown to Kyiv over the past two weeks to meet with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.

Russia’s offensive in the Donbas can’t make up for its failure in Kyiv

How to understand the new phase in the Ukraine war — and why, in the big picture, Russia has probably already lost.

Zelenskyy Says He's Meeting With US Officials Blinken, Austin

Ukraine’s president says he will meet Sunday in Kyiv with the U.S. secretary of state and secretary of defense.

Sanctions Hit Russian Economy, Although Putin Says Otherwise

While Russia can claim some symbolic victories, the full impact of Western sanctions is starting to be felt in very real ways.

Ukraine Says Russians Trying To Storm Mariupol Steel Plant, Strike Odesa

The port cities of Mariupol and Odesa are both high value targets for Moscow.

A defiant Zelensky tells reporters the U.S. secretaries of state and defense will visit Kyiv.

The geopolitical landscape following the Ukraine invasion has often been likened to that of a new Cold War. While the main antagonists may be the same — the United States, Russia and, increasingly,

Rattled by Ukraine War, Moldova Strives to Dodge Russia’s Long Shadow

Moldova’s destiny has been intertwined uncomfortably with Russia’s for years, and the Ukraine invasion has accelerated its efforts to break free from Moscow.

Russia opens a criminal case accusing a pro-democracy activist of spreading ‘false information’ about the war.

Vladimir Kara-Murza, a contributing columnist for The Washington Post, faces 10 years in prison under a new law aimed at stamping out open opposition to the war in Ukraine.

Ukrainian intelligence: Russia plans to conscript Ukrainian civilians from occupied regions

Ukrainian intelligence has accused Russia of planning to conscript Ukrainian civilians from the occupied regions of Kherson and Zaporizhzhia, according to a Saturday UK military intelligence update. 

Getting out alive: Ukrainian civilians flee the Russian onslaught

Thousands of people still remain close to the front lines despite government pleas for them to leave.

Russians try to storm Mariupol plant, strike Odesa

The reported assault on the eve of Orthodox Easter came after the Kremlin claimed its military had seized all of Mariupol except for the Azovstal plant.

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