Ukraine Must Withdraw Troops, End NATO Bid For Peace Talks: Vladimir Putin

The Russian leader said he did not “rule out maintaining Ukrainian sovereignty”. (File) Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday Moscow would only cease fire and begin peace talks if Ukraine gave up four of its regions and abandoned its NATO membership bid. The Russian leader was outlining his “conditions” to halt the full-scale … Read more

8 Killed In Russian Strike On Zelensky’s Hometown In Ukraine

Kryvyi Rig has been targeted by Russian forces throughout the invasion (Representational) Kyiv: A Russian strike on President Volodymyr Zelensky’s home town in southern Ukraine on Wednesday killed eight people and wounded nearly two dozen more, officials said. The Ukrainian leader posted video footage from the scene of the attack in Kryvyi Rig showing rescue … Read more

Russia’s Latest Generation Fighter Jet Su-57 Hit For First Time, Claims Ukraine

It is a heavy fighter jet capable of fulfilling a variety of battlefield roles. (File) Kyiv: Ukrainian forces have for the first time hit a latest-generation Russian Su-57 fighter jet at an air base inside Russia, Kyiv’s GUR defence intelligence agency said on Sunday, showing satellite pictures which it said confirmed the strike. In a … Read more

Russia Jails Barman For 25 Years Over Joining Pro-Ukraine Fighting Unit

Last month, Russia jailed a man for 10 years for planning to fight on Ukraine side. (Representational) Moscow: Russia on Thursday jailed a barman for 25 years for joining a unit of Russians fighting for Ukraine and carrying out sabotage of railway equipment. Russia has reported numerous incidents of sabotage since the start of its … Read more

Russia Says Ukraine Launched 62-Drone Attacks, Oil Refinery Halted

Russia said its forces had captured the village of Starytsia in Kharkiv region. (Representational) Moscow: Russia said on Sunday that Ukraine launched a major 62-drone attack on Russian regions forcing one oil refinery in southern Russia to halt operations, and that Kyiv’s forces had fired U.S., French and Ukrainian missiles at Russian-held territory. Russia shot … Read more

10 Killed, 25 Injured In Russian Strikes On Ukraine’s Kharkiv Region

The first strike killed five and wounded 16 in a recreation area just outside Kharkiv. Kharkiv: Russian strikes killed at least 10 people, including a pregnant woman, and injured 25 others in two separate attacks in Ukraine’s northeastern Kharkiv region on Sunday, local officials said. It was the latest in what have been constant attacks … Read more

Anti-Putin Russian Paramilitaries Join Ukraine’s Fight In Kharkiv Region

Ukraine has sent reinforcements to shore up its defence against a Russian ground incursion. Kharkiv Region: Peeking out from under a hat and with his face covered, the Russian fighting for Kyiv described unrelenting battles in the northeastern Ukrainian region of Kharkiv where Moscow’s forces opened a new front last week. “The situation is difficult, … Read more

Thousands flee northeast Ukraine as Russia presses renewed border assault – National

Thousands more civilians have fled Russia’s renewed ground offensive in Ukraine’s northeast that has targeted towns and villages with a barrage of artillery and mortar fire, officials said Sunday. The intense battles have forced at least one Ukrainian unit to withdraw in the Kharkiv region, capitulating more land to Russian forces across less defended settlements … Read more

Ukrainian Drone Hits Russian Oil Facility From 1,500 km Away: Report

Russia said a Ukrainian drone attack caused a fire and damaged several oil tanks. (Representational) London: A Ukrainian drone struck a major oil processing plant in Russia’s Bashkiria region on Thursday from some 1,500 km (932 miles) away, a Kyiv intelligence source said, its longest-range such attack since the start of the war. Ukraine also … Read more

Ukraine marks its third Easter at war under fire from Russian attacks – National

As Ukraine marked its third Easter at war, Russia on Sunday launched a barrage of drones concentrated in Ukraine’s east, wounding more than a dozen people, and claimed its troops took control of a village they had been targeting. Ukraine’s air force said that Russia had launched 24 Shahed drones overnight, of which 23 were shot down. … Read more