Russian missile strikes hit a Ukrainian shopping mall at about 4 p.m., killing at least 18 people in the centrally-located city of Kremenchuk on Monday. “I didn’t think they would hit a mall; it’s a safe place,” one resident told the BBC. Watch video of the strike—and the varied responses from nearby civilians and their […]

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Scores of civilians were feared killed or wounded in a Russian missile strike on a crowded shopping mall in Ukraine’s central city of Kremenchuk on Monday, Ukrainian officials said. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said in a Telegram post that the number of victims was “unimaginable,” citing reports that more than 1,000 civilians were inside at the time […]

CNN  —  The US plans to announce as soon as this week that it has purchased an advanced, medium-to-long range surface-to-air missile defense system for Ukraine, a source familiar with the announcement tells CNN.

The U.S. Army awarded Raytheon Technologies

North Korea’s launch of three ballistic missiles on Wednesday included one that flew an unusual trajectory, according to the officials. The missile had a flight path that two officials described as a “double arc” with the missile ascending and then descending twice. The trajectory may indicate that the goal was to test North Korea’s ability […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. intelligence shows that it’s a “genuine possibility” that North Korea will conduct another ballistic missile test or nuclear test around President Joe Biden’s visit to South Korea and Japan that begins later this week, according to the White House. White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan on Wednesday said that the […]

WASHINGTON — U.S. Army officials facing supply chain snags as they seek to restock Stinger anti-aircraft missiles and Javelin anti-tank weapons sent to Ukraine may get a reprieve.

Ukrainian pensioner lives in caravan by ruins of her home near Kyiv(Reuters: Carlos Barria) Reporting by Tom Balmforth for Reuters The Russians are gone and the tulips are out, but 72-year-old Zinaida Baranchuk has no idea how long she will have to live in a caravan next to the ruins of the home that she […]

WASHINGTON, April 26 (Reuters) – Shoulder-fired Stinger missiles are in hot demand in Ukraine where they have successfully stopped Russian assaults from the air, but U.S. supplies have shrunk and producing more of the anti-aircraft weapons faces significant hurdles. Challenges include complications related to ramping up production, reluctance by the United States to redirect valuable […]

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