CNN  —  By bombing the power grid meant to sustain Ukrainians through dark, cold months, Vladimir Putin is inflicting some of the most barbaric wartime conditions experienced by civilians in Europe for decades.

The UN Secretary-General issued a statement on November 2 warmly welcoming Russia’s decision to resume its participation in the Black Sea Grain Initiative. This initiative has allowed nearly ten million metric tonnes of vital foodstuff to be shipped from

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) Leaders meeting in Yerevan on November 23, 2022. Karen Minasyan | Afp | Getty Images When Russia invaded Ukraine in February, nobody in President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle is believed to have expected the war to last more than a few months. As the […]

Residents hold a remembrance ceremony during the 90th anniversary of a great famine known as the Holodomor, at a museum in Drohobych, Ukraine, on Saturday. Carol Guzy for NPR KYIV, Ukraine — As bells rang out at a centuries-old monastery, Ukrainians stepped out into a cold, misty night to light candles in memory of the […]

Russia seems to have abandoned a major part of its ‘military doctrine,’ UK says A convoy of pro-Russian troops in Mariupol, Ukraine, on May 16, 2022. Alexander Ermochenko | Reuters Over the last three months, Russian forces in Ukraine have likely largely stopped deploying as Battalion Tactical Groups (BTGs), according to the latest military intelligence […]

Visitors to the National Museum of the Holodomor Genocide look though a book with some of the names of the 4 million or more Ukrainians who died in the 1932-33 famine. In the background is a photo of one of the victims of that period. Ievgen Afanasiev/NPR hide caption toggle caption Ievgen Afanasiev/NPR KYIV, Ukraine […]

WASHINGTON, Nov 28 (Reuters) – A communications line created between the militaries of the United States and Russia at the start of Moscow’s war against Ukraine has been used only once so far, a U.S. official told Reuters. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said that the United States initiated a call through […]

KYIV (AP) — Ukraine prepared for more Russian strikes on Monday and warned of the possibility for a new round of evacuations from the capital during a relative lull from the airstrikes on energy facilities and other key infrastructure in recent weeks. In the West, meanwhile, preparations were stepped up to boost humanitarian aid to […]

Newly empowered U.S. Republican lawmakers set to take leadership roles in the House of Representatives in January promised Sunday that Congress would continue to support Ukraine militarily in its nine-month fight against Russia but said there would be more scrutiny of the aid before it is shipped to Kyiv’s forces. Congressmen Michael McCaul of Texas […]

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