Ukraine presses to take back all territory from Russia, calls for Western weapons

Ukraine recaptured dozens of towns early Many Russian troops left Ukraine fleeing – US official Zelensky demands anti-aircraft systems from the West Ukraine said on Tuesday it aims to liberate all of its territory after expelling Russian forces in the country’s northeast in a swift offensive, but called on the West to speed up deliveries. … Read more

Ukrainian troops arrive at a railway hub, with breakout threatening to turn into defeat

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ukrainian hack is the fastest in months Thousands of Russian troops face potential encirclement Kyiv/HRAKOV, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukrainian officials released images on Saturday showing soldiers raising the country’s flag over the main railway city that supplied Russian forces in northeastern Ukraine, as the collapse … Read more

Ukrainian forces threaten Russian supply lines after détente

Zelensky says the troops have retaken towns and villages Blinken visits Kyiv with new US aid package Kyiv (Reuters) – Rapidly advancing Ukrainian forces approached the main railway feeding Russian forces in the east on Friday after the collapse of part of Russia’s front line caused the most dramatic shift in the momentum of the … Read more

Former Russian journalist Safronov sentenced to 22 years in prison for treason

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Journalist denies treason charges Supporters criticize 22-year prison sentence as ‘brutal punishment’ Safronov’s lawyer: The verdict is absurd (Reuters) – A Russian court on Monday sentenced a former journalist to 22 years in prison for treason after prosecutors said he disclosed state secrets, a ruling … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelensky warns of harsh winter, reports war progress

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Zelensky: Russia is planning a decisive energy strike on all Europeans Russia delays pipeline reopening in blow to Europe The International Atomic Energy Agency says the line is in the Zaporizhzhya plant but the backup is working The US ambassador to Russia is leaving his … Read more

UN inspectors near the Ukrainian nuclear plant on a mission to avoid an accident

The IAEA team expected the inspection to begin on Thursday It is unclear how long the inspectors will be able to stay Ukraine claims successes in the military counterattack Russia halts gas flow through major pipeline Zaporizhia, Ukraine (Reuters) – United Nations inspectors arrived in the southern Ukrainian city of Zaporizhia on Wednesday on a … Read more

EU split over visa ban for Russian tourists

PRAGUE (Reuters) – Germany and France issued a joint warning against banning tourist visas for Russians, saying such a move, called by other European Union members, would be counterproductive. The split over tourist visas will be at the center of a meeting of the bloc’s foreign ministers in Prague on Tuesday and Wednesday, where they … Read more

Bloody battles erupted across Tripoli, raising fears of a wider war in Libya

The worst fighting in Tripoli in two years Fears of a wider conflict The political confrontation between two rival governments TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Rival factions clashed across the Libyan capital on Saturday in the worst fighting there in two years as months of political confrontation erupted into urban warfare that threatens to escalate into a … Read more

7 killed in an air strike on a stadium in Ethiopia’s Tigray region – hospital

NAIROBI (Reuters) – An air strike on a children’s play area killed at least seven people in the capital of northern Ethiopia’s Tigray region on Friday, medical officials said, the first such attack after a four-month-old ceasefire collapsed. week. Officials said three children were among the dead, but a federal government spokesman denied any civilian … Read more