Ukraine

Ukraine updates: Putin appoints Shoigu to security council
Ukraine updates: Putin appoints Shoigu to security council

Ukraine updates: Putin appoints Shoigu to security council

In a surprise reshuffle, Russian President Vladimir Putin has decided to move Sergei Shoigu out of the Defense Ministry. Russia has claimed its forces have taken four villages in Ukraine’s Kharkiv region. 
2 weeks ago
Ukraine updates: Russia orders nuclear preparation drills
Ukraine updates: Russia orders nuclear preparation drills

Ukraine updates: Russia orders nuclear preparation drills

Russia has announced military exercises near Ukraine that will include deployment drills of tactical nuclear weapons. Meanwhile, six were reported killed in a drone strike on Russia’s Belgorod. Russia said it will
3 weeks ago
Workers clean debris in a turbine hall full of scorched equipments at a power plant of energy provider DTEK, destroyed after an attack, in an undisclosed location in Ukraine on April 19, 2024, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Russia was able to destroy a key power plant serving Kyiv because Ukraine ran out of defensive missiles, President Volodymyr Zelensky said on April 16, 2024. For three-and-a-half weeks, Russia has launched near continuous strikes on Ukraine's power grid, leaving over a million people without electricity. (Photo by Genya SAVILOV / AFP)

Two injured in heavy Russian attack on Ukrainian energy facilities

During the night from Friday to Saturday, Russia launched a ‘massive attack’ on Ukrainian energy facilities. Multiple installations were damaged and at least two people were injured in the attack, said Ukrainian
1 month ago
Ukraine updates: Russia strikes infrastructure nationwide
Ukraine updates: Russia strikes infrastructure nationwide

Ukraine updates: Russia strikes infrastructure nationwide

А number of power stations were hit after Russia launched a fresh wave of attacks across Ukraine. Meanwhile, Ukrainian lawmakers passed a bill to overhaul military conscription. Russia launched a fresh wave of
2 months ago
Ukraine: Drone attack damages Zaporizhzhia power plant
Ukraine: Drone attack damages Zaporizhzhia power plant

Ukraine: Drone attack damages Zaporizhzhia power plant

Nuclear watchdog the IAEA says building housing reactor sustained damage after three direct hits but safety was not compromised. Moscow and Kyiv have each blamed one another for the attack. The International Atomic
2 months ago
Ukraine updates: Deadly drones strike Kharkiv residents
Ukraine updates: Deadly drones strike Kharkiv residents

Ukraine updates: Deadly drones strike Kharkiv residents

Four people killed and 12 wounded due to overnight Shahed drone attacks on Kharkiv. Meanwhile, mass cases of cholera have been reported among children in Mariupol. Four people were killed and 12 wounded
2 months ago
Ukraine updates: Russia says enlistment up after attack
Ukraine updates: Russia says enlistment up after attack

Ukraine updates: Russia says enlistment up after attack

The Russian Defense Ministry has said that army recruitment has increased since the attack on a Moscow concert in March. Meanwhile, Ukraine has said it shot done more Russian drones.  The Russian
2 months ago
Ukraine updates: Kyiv says 26 Russian drones downed
Ukraine updates: Kyiv says 26 Russian drones downed

Ukraine updates: Kyiv says 26 Russian drones downed

Russia attacked eastern, southern and southeastern parts of Ukraine with 28 Iranian-made drones, Kyiv’s military said. Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin denied any plan to attack a NATO country. DW has more.
2 months ago
Macron STILL doesn't rule out sending troops to Ukraine
Macron STILL doesn't rule out sending troops to Ukraine

Macron STILL doesn’t rule out sending troops to Ukraine

French President Emmanuel Macron says ‘all options are possible’ in Ukraine, although the current situation doesn’t require them Emmanuel Macron warned Western powers against showing any signs of weakness to Russia as
2 months ago