90% of Mariupol in ruins, including theater where hundreds sheltered, official says: Live Ukraine updates

90% of Mariupol in ruins, including theater where hundreds sheltered, official says: Live Ukraine updates

This post was originally published on this siteRussian airstrikes ripped apart a theater in Mariupol that served as a shelter for hundreds of people, Ukrainian officials said. Live updates.     

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Ukrainian President Zelensky will give virtual address to members of Congress

Ukrainian President Zelensky will give virtual address to members of Congress

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will deliver a virtual address Wednesday to members of Congress, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced.

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Zelensky pressed Biden for more sanctions during their latest call

Zelensky pressed Biden for more sanctions during their latest call

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky pressed US President Joe Biden during their latest call for more sanctions to further squeeze Russia, CNN has learned.

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This week: Congress ramps up penalties against Russia over invasion

This week: Congress ramps up penalties against Russia over invasion

This post was originally published on this siteCongress is moving to impose new penalties against Russia over its invasion of Ukraine, which is now in its third week. After passing a sweeping bill last week that provided $13.6 billion in Ukraine-related aid, lawmakers are preparing to move…

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Now Russia Is Bombing Western Ukraine Right by the NATO Border

Now Russia Is Bombing Western Ukraine Right by the NATO Border

This post was originally published on this siteUkraine Military/Handout via Reuters Russia’s senseless invasion of Ukraine, which has destroyed a maternity hospital among the many confirmed civilian targets, is shifting its focus west, with an attack on an airport Friday just 70 miles from the Polish—read NATO—border. It is the...

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3 dead, 17 hurt in attack on Ukraine hospital, officials say

3 dead, 17 hurt in attack on Ukraine hospital, officials say

This post was originally published on this siteThree people were killed and 17 other were injured in an attack on a hospital Mariupol, Ukrainian officials confirmed Thursday.The Mariupol city council announced that one child died in Wednesday’s strike and children, doctors…

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Ukraine says Russian forces disconnected Chernobyl plant from power grid

Ukraine says Russian forces disconnected Chernobyl plant from power grid

This post was originally published on this siteThe operator of the Chernobyl nuclear plant announced on Wednesday that Russian forces disconnected the facility’s power grid.Ukrenergo, the Ukrainian state-owned grid Chernobyl plant, wrote in a Telegram post that there is “no possibility” of…

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Live coverage – New effort to evacuate Ukrainians underway

Live coverage – New effort to evacuate Ukrainians underway

This post was originally published on this siteEfforts to evacuate Ukrainians from besieged cities were renewed on Wednesday, with a new cease-fire announced.Previous evacuation attempts mostly failed due to Russian attacks as Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine approaches its second week.Read The Hill…

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Biden sends Harris to Poland and Romania amid global crisis

Biden sends Harris to Poland and Romania amid global crisis

This post was originally published on this siteThe vice president will promise aid and support to Eastern European allies as part of an urgent effort to keep NATO united. Despite overall agreement, rifts may loom on how best to aid Ukraine militarily.

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War in Ukraine: President Zelensky posts video from office in Kyiv

War in Ukraine: President Zelensky posts video from office in Kyiv

This post was originally published on this siteThe Ukrainian president reveals his location in Kyiv in a new video shared on social media.

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