Zelenskyy says Ukraine troops ‘not capable of advancing’ without more long-range weapons; US seizes superyacht: Live updates

Zelenskyy says Ukraine troops ‘not capable of advancing’ without more long-range weapons; US seizes superyacht: Live updates

This post was originally published on this siteSanctions have failed to deter Russia and a stalemate is “not an option for us,” Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said. Live Ukraine updates.     

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Fierce battle for key Ukraine city changing ‘every hour’

Fierce battle for key Ukraine city changing ‘every hour’

This post was originally published on this site Street fighting raged Tuesday for control of Ukraine’s flashpoint city of Severodonetsk, with the situation changing “every hour”, an official said, as Kyiv warned its troops were outnumbered by Russian forces. Just days ago, Moscow seemed close to taking the strategic industrial...

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Putin threatens further escalation if West arms Ukraine with long-range missiles

Putin threatens further escalation if West arms Ukraine with long-range missiles

This post was originally published on this site Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday threatened to further escalate the war in Ukraine in light of Western countries’ continued military assistance to the former Soviet state, warning the U.S. and other countries against providing long-range rocket systems capable of hitting targets...

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Ukraine war: Another Russian general killed by Ukrainian forces – reports

Ukraine war: Another Russian general killed by Ukrainian forces – reports

This post was originally published on this siteRussian state media said Major General Roman Kutuzov was the latest commander killed in fighting.

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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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Ukraine lifts interest rate to highest in Europe

Ukraine lifts interest rate to highest in Europe

This post was originally published on this siteIn a bid to fight off high inflation, the war-torn country’s central bank has lifted borrowing costs.

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Biden is giving Ukraine the deadliest weapons yet. Will it make a difference?

Biden is giving Ukraine the deadliest weapons yet. Will it make a difference?

This post was originally published on this siteUkraine’s leaders have pleaded for the U.S.-made advanced rocket systems. But some say they will not be a game changer in its war with Russia.     

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US to send Ukraine advanced weapons, as battle for east rages

US to send Ukraine advanced weapons, as battle for east rages

This post was originally published on this site President Joe Biden has said the United States will send more advanced rocket systems to Ukraine, as Russian troops press their ferocious bid to complete the capture of a key eastern city. The battle for Severodonetsk has grown in intensity in recent...

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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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Russia likely experiencing ‘devastating’ losses of mid-level officers, UK says

Russia likely experiencing ‘devastating’ losses of mid-level officers, UK says

This post was originally published on this siteThe United Kingdom’s defense ministry on Monday said Russia has likely experienced “devastating” losses among its mid- and junior-level military officers during its invasion of Ukraine. “Russia has likely suffered devastating losses amongst its mid and junior ranking officers in the conflict,” the...

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