Fate of Donbas rests in battleground Ukraine city: Zelensky

Fate of Donbas rests in battleground Ukraine city: Zelensky

This post was originally published on this site Ukrainian soldiers in Severodonetsk are fighting “one of the most difficult” battles against Russian troops since the start of the war, President Volodymyr Zelensky said, adding the fate of the whole Donbas region rests in the eastern city. Moscow’s forces are concentrating...

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Russia’s invasion of Ukraine enters 100th day as fighting rages

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine enters 100th day as fighting rages

This post was originally published on this site Ukraine marked 100 days since Russia’s invasion on Friday with fighting raging across the east of the country, where Moscow’s forces are tightening their grip on the Donbas region. The sombre milestone came as Kyiv announced Moscow was now in control of...

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Russian troops take ‘control’ in part of key city as oil embargo agreed

Russian troops take ‘control’ in part of key city as oil embargo agreed

This post was originally published on this site Russian forces have taken partial control of a key industrial city in eastern Ukraine, a regional governor said Tuesday, hours after European Union leaders struck a deal to ban more than two-thirds of Moscow’s oil imports. Severodonetsk is one of several urban...

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Russian troops enter outskirts of key city in eastern Ukraine’s Donbas

Russian troops enter outskirts of key city in eastern Ukraine’s Donbas

This post was originally published on this siteRussian troops entered the outskirts of the Ukrainian city of Sievierodonetsk as Moscow’s offensive in the Donbas gained some ground.

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Zelensky: ‘Situation in Donbas is extremely difficult’

Zelensky: ‘Situation in Donbas is extremely difficult’

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday said the status of the Donbas region of the country is “extremely difficult” after months of Russian attacks in the area. In a speech marking three months since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine began, Zelensky said “all the strength”...

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Russia trying to encircle cities in Donbas region, UK intelligence says

Russia trying to encircle cities in Donbas region, UK intelligence says

This post was originally published on this siteRussian forces in a new offensive are pushing to encircle key cities in Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region but are meeting fierce resistance, according to British military intelligence. The United Kingdom’s defense ministry tweeted on Tuesday that Russia is seeking to encircle the cities...

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Ukraine war: Russian assault on key Donbas city intensifies

Ukraine war: Russian assault on key Donbas city intensifies

This post was originally published on this siteMoscow has been accused of a “scorched earth” policy in its efforts to capture Severodonetsk.

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Russian attacks in Donbas are ‘hell,’ Zelenskyy says, as fighting remains intense in eastern Ukraine: Live updates

Russian attacks in Donbas are ‘hell,’ Zelenskyy says, as fighting remains intense in eastern Ukraine: Live updates

This post was originally published on this siteThe International Committee of the Red Cross is trying to register the Ukrainian troops as POWs. US accuses Russia of weaponizing food. Updates.     

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Russians ‘behind schedule’ in Donbas as they face stiff resistance from Ukrainian troops: Pentagon

Russians ‘behind schedule’ in Donbas as they face stiff resistance from Ukrainian troops: Pentagon

This post was originally published on this site The Russian campaign to seize control of the Donbas region in eastern Ukraine is moving slowly and behind schedule, a Pentagon official said Friday. Stiff resistance from Ukrainian troops and caution after Russia’s failure to capture Kyiv has led to “slow and...

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