Russia attacks in east Ukraine

Russian forces are pressing forward with air and ground attacks on several settlements in eastern Ukraine, officials said yesterday, a day after Russian President Vladimir Putin celebrated seizing territory during the nine-month war.

US did not ‘enable’ Ukraine strikes inside Russia

The United States has said it hadn’t “enabled” Ukraine to carry out strikes inside Russia, after a spate of drone attacks on military-linked facilities deep within Russian territory.

Zelensky Time magazine's Person of the Year

Time magazine named President Volodymyr Zelensky as well as “the spirit of Ukraine” as its 2022 person of the year on Wednesday, for the resistance the country has shown in the face of Russia's invasion.

Putin using ‘winter as weapon of war’

Nato allies will ramp up aid for Ukraine as Russian President Vladimir Putin is using winter as a weapon of war because his forces are failing on the battlefield, Nato Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said yesterday.

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US-Russia military hotline used once during Ukraine war

A communications line created between the militaries of the United States and Russia at the start of Moscow's war against Ukraine has been used only once so far, a US official told Reuters..The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said that the United States initiated a call thro

Kyiv warns of fresh Russian strikes

Ukraine yesterday said Russia was preparing for a fresh wave of missile attacks on its energy grid that have plunged swathes of the country into the cold and dark.

December 9, 2022
December 9, 2022

Russia attacks in east Ukraine

Russian forces are pressing forward with air and ground attacks on several settlements in eastern Ukraine, officials said yesterday, a day after Russian President Vladimir Putin celebrated seizing territory during the nine-month war.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

US did not ‘enable’ Ukraine strikes inside Russia

The United States has said it hadn’t “enabled” Ukraine to carry out strikes inside Russia, after a spate of drone attacks on military-linked facilities deep within Russian territory.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

Zelensky Time magazine's Person of the Year

Time magazine named President Volodymyr Zelensky as well as “the spirit of Ukraine” as its 2022 person of the year on Wednesday, for the resistance the country has shown in the face of Russia's invasion.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

Ukrainian drones hit air bases deep inside Russia

A third Russian airfield was ablaze yesterday from a drone strike, a day after Ukraine demonstrated an apparent new ability to penetrate hundreds of kilometres deep into Russian air space with attacks on two Russian air bases.

December 6, 2022
December 6, 2022

Russia renews missile attacks on Ukraine

Ukraine said Russia had destroyed homes in the south and knocked out power in the north in a new round of missile attacks yesterday as the West tried to limit Moscow’s ability to finance its invasion by imposing a price cap on Russian seaborne oil.

December 4, 2022
December 4, 2022

Oil price cap will destroy Russia’s economy

Ukraine yesterday welcomed a $60 price cap on Russian oil agreed by the EU, G7 and Australia, saying it would “destroy” Russia’s economy.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

Biden has 'no intention' to meet Putin now: White House

The White House poured cold water Friday on President Joe Biden's conditional offer to sit down with President Vladimir Putin, saying he has "no intentions" at present of holding a meeting.

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

West must accept Moscow’s demands

Russian President Vladimir Putin is “open to negotiations” on Ukraine but the West must accept Moscow’s demands, the Kremlin said yesterday, a day after US President Joe Biden said he was willing to talk if Putin were looking for a way to end the war.

December 2, 2022
December 2, 2022

Putin open to talks and diplomacy on Ukraine: Kremlin

President Vladimir Putin is open to talks on a possible settlement to the conflict in Ukraine and believes in a diplomatic solution, the Kremlin said on Friday after Joe Biden suggested he was prepared to speak to the Russian leader.

December 2, 2022
December 2, 2022

13,000 Ukrainian soldiers killed since Russian invasion

As many as 13,000 Ukrainian troops have been killed since Russia's invasion in February, a senior adviser to President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.