City in Ukraine evacuated amid mounting attacks

Many residents held out despite the almost constant shelling. Bakhmut, Ukraine: Olena Morozova had endured months of bombing in what has become Ukraine’s most grueling battle of the war for the city of Bakhmut, but on Thursday she said she had finally had enough. “You go into the yard – bullets whistle over your head. … Read more

Russian FM Lavrov meets Eritrean president on Africa tour | War news Russia-Ukraine

The Foreign Minister’s trip to Eritrea is part of his Africa trip, which took him to South Africa, Angola and Eswatini. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki in Asmara during the Russian diplomat’s second trip to Africa to boost international support for Moscow’s war effort in Ukraine. The visit comes after … Read more

Russia launches dozens of missiles after the West pledged tanks to Ukraine

Russian forces have fired dozens of missiles at Ukraine in a blistering wave of attacks just a day after Germany and the United States pledged modern Leopard tanks for Kiev. #shorts #putin #ukraine

Western tank deliveries ‘direct involvement’ in Ukraine conflict: Russia

The Kremlin said Western countries that supply tanks are parties to the conflict. (File) Moscow: The Kremlin said on Thursday a decision by Western countries to supply Ukraine with modern tanks meant they were parties to the conflict after Berlin and Washington approved weapons for Kiev. “European capitals and Washington are constantly issuing statements that … Read more

UNESCO designates Odesa as a World Heritage Site amid threat of war | News about art and culture

This has been decided by the United Nations Cultural Agency to add the historic center of Odessa, the port city on Ukraine’s Black Sea, to the list of World Heritage Sites to recognize “the outstanding universal value of the site and the duty of all humanity to protect it” now that the city threatened with … Read more

Russia blames US and NATO for ‘really alarming’ change in Doomsday Clock – National

The Kremlin expressed alarm on Wednesday that the “Doomsday Clock” had moved closer to midnight than ever, even as the scientists who moved the symbolic dial called Moscow’s own “thinly veiled threats” to use nuclear weapons. The “Doomsday Clock,” created by the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists to illustrate how close humanity has come to … Read more

Conversely, the US was about to approve Abrams tanks for Ukraine

WASHINGTON: In what would be a turnaround, the Biden administration is poised to approve shipping M1 Abrams tanks to Ukraine, US officials said Tuesday, as international reluctance to send tanks against the Russians to the front begins to wane. A decision to send just over 30 tanks could be announced as early as Wednesday, although … Read more

Germany Sends Leopard Tanks To Ukraine: Reports | War news Russia-Ukraine

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has agreed to supply Ukraine with Leopard 2 main battle tanks, according to media reports, following weeks of mounting pressure on Berlin to give Kiev the heavier weapons Ukraine says it needs to repel invading Russian forces to insist. Berlin has also granted other countries, such as Poland and Finland, the … Read more

Scholz succumbs to international pressure on tanks to Ukraine

Turkey has postponed NATO accession talks with Sweden and Finland, further diminishing the Nordic neighbors’ hopes of joining the Western defense alliance after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Ankara announced its decision a day after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan lashed out at Sweden for allowing weekend protests, including the burning of the Quran outside Stockholm’s … Read more