Russia now in control of 80% of eastern Ukraine’s battlefield city

MOSCOW: Russian troops control about 80% of the fiercely contested eastern Ukrainian city of Sievierodonetsk and have destroyed all three bridges leading out of it but Ukrainian authorities are still trying to evacuate the wounded, a regional official said Tuesday. Serhiy Haidai, governor of the eastern Luhansk region, acknowledged that a mass evacuation of civilians … Read more

Russia plans evacuations from chemical plant in battleground Ukraine city

LYSYCHANSK: Russia said it would establish a humanitarian corridor to evacuate civilians from a chemical plant in Severodonetsk starting Wednesday as Ukrainian forces wage a desperate battle for control of the city. The industrial hub is under intense bombardment as Russia focuses its offensive on the eastern Donbas region in an effort to seize a … Read more

russia: Russia’s fuel revenue, export volumes at its highest levels: Report

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine triggered global condemnation and tough sanctions aimed at denting Moscow’s war chest. Yet Russia’s revenues from fossil fuels, by far its biggest export, soared to records in the first 100 days of its war on Ukraine, driven by a windfall from oil sales amid surging prices, an analysis shows. Russia earned … Read more

Russia-Ukraine War: Ukraine Fighting for “Every Metre” Of Severodonetsk: President Zelensky

Ukrainian and Russian forces were still fighting street-by-street in Severodonetsk on Sunday. Kyiv: Ukrainian defenders were fighting fiercely for “every meter” of Severodonetsk, President Volodymyr Zelensky said, as Russian forces destroyed a bridge to another city across the river, leaving stranded civilians with just one way out. Severodonetsk has become the epicenter of the wider … Read more

Vladimir Putin ‘definitely’ sick, multiple spy officials claim, “The end is near”

High ranking officials at three US intelligence agencies have claimed Vladimir Putin’s health is failing, and he is being treated for cancer.

Russia presses battle for eastern Ukraine, claims key city surrounded

KRAMATORSK, Ukraine: Russian forces engaged in an all-out battle in eastern Ukraine have captured the strategic town of Lyman and surrounded a key industrial centre, Moscow has claimed. But a Ukrainian official has denied that the city of Severodonetsk — the focus of weeks of fierce fighting — has been encircled, saying government troops had … Read more

UN cites Ukraine war in grain shortage

UN cites Ukraine war in grain shortage – CBS News Watch CBS News Russia’s war on Ukraine has disrupted the world’s food supply. After the Russian military targeted a grain elevator in the city of Dnipro and blockaded Ukrainian sea transit routes, a halt on grain exports from the region has affected more than a … Read more

Ukrainian fighters leave steel plant as Mariupol falls

Ukrainian fighters leave steel plant as Mariupol falls – CBS News Watch CBS News Ukraine called on its soldiers in Mariupol to stop fighting as forces trapped inside a steel plant were evacuated to Russian-held territory. Ukraine hopes to get them back in a prisoner exchange. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for … Read more

Ukraine forces regain upper hand, pushing Russian troops to the border

Ukraine forces regain upper hand, pushing Russian troops to the border – CBS News Watch CBS News On the outskirts of Kharkiv, the second largest city in Ukraine, the battle between Ukrainian forces and Russian has left the surrounding area in ruin. The fierce standoff has left the Russian troops with their backs at the … Read more