Tag: Kyiv

  • Bombed, Unbeaten: Ukraine’s capital shifts into survival mode

    KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – Residents of Ukraine’s bombed-out capital held empty bottles for water and crowded into cafes for energy and warmth Thursday, defiantly switching into survival mode after fresh Russian missile strikes a day earlier flooded the city and most of the city. across the country in the dark. In scenes hard to believe […]

  • Survivors of the Russian occupation tell harrowing stories of rape

    Kherson region, Ukraine CNN – Day after day, in city after city, a police officer and a prosecutor go from door to door in Ukraine Kherson region. They walk through the muddy streets, next to houses damaged by artillery shelling, looking for those left behind. The two men constituted a specialized unit that traveled from […]

  • Heavy Russian barrage on Ukraine, no water for most of Kyiv

    Kyiv, Ukraine – A massive barrage of Russian cruise missiles and drone strikes hit critical infrastructure in Kyiv, Kharkiv and other Ukrainian cities early Monday, cutting off water and power supplies in an apparent response to what Moscow claimed was a Ukrainian attack on its fleet at sea. the black. Russia intensified its attacks on […]

  • What is a dirty bomb and why is Russia talking about it?

    CNN – Russia accuses Ukraine From Planning to use the so-called dirty bomba claim rejected by Kyiv and its Western allies as a bogus operation that Moscow could use as a pretext to escalate the Kremlin. war against its neighbour. A dirty bomb is a weapon that combines conventional explosives such as dynamite and radioactive […]

  • Putin signs treaties to annex Ukrainian regions

    Kyiv, Ukraine (AP) – Russian President Vladimir Putin signed treaties on Friday to annex occupied areas of Ukraine and said he would use “all available means” to protect territory that Ukrainian and Western officials said Russia claims illegally and in violation of international law. In a speech before the treaty signing ceremony, Putin urged Ukraine […]

  • Moscow-controlled areas of Ukraine in a “sham” vote to join Russia

    Kyiv, Ukraine (AFP) – Voting has begun in Russia-controlled areas of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia, Moscow-backed officials said Friday, as Ukrainian and United Nations officials reported evidence of war crimes. During the war, which lasted nearly seven months in the country. Referendums organized by the KremlinWidely denounced by Ukraine and the […]