Ukrainian defenders emerge from the ruins of Mariupol of uncertain fate when the siege ends

Ukrainian defenders emerge from the ruins of Mariupol of uncertain fate when the siege ends

Ukrainian soldiers, many wounded, took buses to Russian-controlled cities “The defenders of Mariupol are the heroes of our time” – the Ukrainian army Finland and Sweden are preparing to apply for NATO Macron promises more weapons to Kiev MARIUPOL, Ukraine, May 17 (Reuters) – More than 250 Ukrainian fighters surrendered to Russian forces at the … Read more

Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know now

Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know now

The Ukrainian national flag can be seen through the window of an apartment destroyed during the Russian invasion of Ukraine in the city of Borodyanka, Kiev region, Ukraine, May 13, 2022. REUTERS / Vladislav Musijenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com To register May 16 (Reuters) – Forces hidden in Ukraine’s last stronghold … Read more

EU ministers call on Hungary to sign the planned Russian oil embargo

EU ministers call on Hungary to sign the planned Russian oil embargo

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis listens to a press conference in Vilnius, Lithuania, on March 18, 2022. REUTERS / Janis Laizans / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com To register Hungary singled it out as an obstacle to an agreement Budapest says there is no acceptable proposal from Brussels yet The … Read more

Golden bows will darken in Russia like McDonald’s after 30 years

Golden bows will darken in Russia like McDonald’s after 30 years

May 16 (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp. (MCD.N) became one of the biggest global names to leave Russia on Monday, outlining plans to sell all its restaurants after working for more than 30 years in the country since its invasion. to Ukraine. The world’s largest hamburger chain, which owns about 84% of its nearly 850 restaurants … Read more

Ukraine counterattacks Russian forces in the east

Ukraine counterattacks Russian forces in the east

The head of NATO says that the Russian offensive will not be planned The Russian campaign in Donbas has lost momentum – the British army Finland confirms candidacy for NATO membership RUSSIA LOZOVA, Ukraine, May 16 (Reuters) – Ukraine counterattacked Russian forces on the eastern front on Monday, with reports of fighting near its second-largest … Read more

The flood saved the Ukrainian village from Russian occupation

The flood saved the Ukrainian village from Russian occupation

DEMIDIV, Ukraine, May 15 (Reuters) – The deliberate flooding of a small village north of Kiev that created a swamp and flooded basements and fields, but prevented a Russian attack on the capital, was worth all the casualties, residents said. Ukrainian forces opened a dam at the beginning of the war in Demidiv, due to … Read more

Burned ammunition falls on the Ukrainian steel plant, the video shows

Burned ammunition falls on the Ukrainian steel plant, the video shows

LONDON, May 15 (Reuters) – White ammunition burning brightly was shown falling on the Azovstal steel plant in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, which, according to a British military expert, resembled either an attack with phosphorus or incendiary weapons. Reuters could not immediately identify the type of ammunition used, even when the footage was … Read more

The front lines are moving in Donbas while Ukraine is going on a counter-offensive

The front lines are moving in Donbas while Ukraine is going on a counter-offensive

Russian forces are advancing in Donbas – the Ukrainian army Ukraine says it is on the offensive near Izium The Finnish president confirmed his candidacy for NATO membership The Russian campaign in Donbas has lost momentum – the British army RUSSIA LOZOVA, Ukraine, May 15 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s front lines shifted on Sunday as Russia … Read more

The highest Republican in the Senate met with Zelenski, Russia says that the involvement of the USA is dangerous

The highest Republican in the Senate met with Zelenski, Russia says that the involvement of the USA is dangerous

May 14 (Reuters) – Mitch McConnell, the top Republican in the US Senate, paid an unannounced visit to Kiev on Saturday with other Republican senators and met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky for talks. McConnell is putting pressure on Republican Senator Rand Paul to end his opposition to the $ 40 billion aid package to … Read more

A large convoy from Mariupol has arrived safely, refugees are talking about a “devastating” escape

A large convoy from Mariupol has arrived safely, refugees are talking about a “devastating” escape

ZAPOROZHYE, Ukraine, May 14 (Reuters) – A large convoy of cars and vans transporting refugees from the ruins of Mariupol arrived in the Ukrainian-controlled city of Zaporozhye on Saturday, after waiting days for Russian troops to allow them to leave. Mariupol, which is now largely under Russian control, was razed to the ground during the … Read more