Ukraine says Russia is pushing more than 40 cities in Donbas

Ukraine says Russia is pushing more than 40 cities in Donbas

Russian troops shell 40 towns in eastern Ukraine Mass Graves for Killed Civilians – Governor of Luhansk Kiev, May 26 (Reuters) – Russian forces shelled more than 40 towns in Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region, the Ukrainian army said, threatening to close the last main escape route to civilians trapped in the path of their invasion, … Read more

Russia wants to strangle two Ukrainian cities

Russia wants to strangle two Ukrainian cities

As the war enters its fourth month, Russia focuses on the east Russia tries to surround Ukrainian troops in sister cities EU’s von der Leyen says Moscow arms food KYIV/SLOVYANSK, Ukraine, May 25 (Reuters) – Russian forces tried to encircle Ukrainian forces in two eastern cities that lie on opposite sides of a river, as … Read more

EU oil embargo ‘within days’ as Ukraine’s isolation drives Russia closer to China

EU oil embargo ‘within days’ as Ukraine’s isolation drives Russia closer to China

EU criticized for being too slow to respond to Russian energy Russia sees growing economic ties with China Eastern Donbas remains the focus of action on the battlefield LVIV, Ukraine/BERLIN, May 24 (Reuters) – The European Union is likely to agree an embargo on Russian oil imports “within days,” its largest member Germany said, as … Read more

Ukraine rules out territorial concessions as Russia ramps up attacks

Ukraine rules out territorial concessions as Russia ramps up attacks

Ukraine rules out ceasefire and territorial concessions Poland warns fractured Ukraine of ‘huge blow’ to West Border agreement between Poland and Ukraine to facilitate the flow of people and goods Russia steps up attacks in east and south Russian soldiers search for mines at Azovstal staal steel plant Kiev, May 23 (Reuters) – Ukraine rules … Read more

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack east and south

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack east and south

Ukraine rules out ceasefire, concessions Russia launches attack in Luhansk, Mykolaiv Ukraine must decide its own future, says Polish president Kiev, May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or any territorial concessions to Moscow as Russia stepped up its attack in the eastern and southern parts of the country and stormed the Donbas … Read more

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack east

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack east

Ukraine rules out ceasefire, concessions Russia launches attack in Luhansk, Mykolaiv Ukraine must decide its own future, says Polish president Kiev, May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or any territorial concessions to Moscow as Russia stepped up its attack in the east and south of the country, slashing the Donbas and Mykolaiv … Read more

Ukraine rules out ceasefire as fighting in Donbas . increase

Ukraine rules out ceasefire as fighting in Donbas .  increase

Ukraine rules out ceasefire, concessions Russia launches attack in Luhansk Russia stops gas flows to Finland over payment dispute Polish president in Ukraine addresses parliament on Sunday May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or concessions to Moscow as Russia mounted an offensive in the eastern Donbas region and stopped supplying gas to … Read more

Russia advances into Ukraine’s Donbas as siege of Mariupol steel plant ends

Russia advances into Ukraine’s Donbas as siege of Mariupol steel plant ends

Week-long siege ends at Azovstal, Russia says Russia intensifies offensive in Donbas Zelenskiy seeks deal to secure Russian compensation Russia stops gas flows to Finland over payment dispute Kiev, May 21 (Reuters) – Russia pushed for control of Ukraine’s Donbas region, claimed victory in the months-long battle for the Mariupol steel plant and launched a … Read more

Ukraine says Russian attacks on Donbas are intensifying

Ukraine says Russian attacks on Donbas are intensifying

Donbas region is completely destroyed -Zelenskiy Group of Seven sends extra billions to Ukraine US Senate approves $40 billion in further aid KYIV/SLATYNE, Ukraine, May 20 (Reuters) – Russian forces have intensified their offensive in Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region using artillery, rocket launchers and aircraft to damage defenses around Donetsk, Ukraine’s general staff said Friday. … Read more

More Ukrainians surrender in Mariupol, Russia says

More Ukrainians surrender in Mariupol, Russia says

Ukrainian soldiers, many wounded, transferred to Russian-occupied cities US reopens embassy in Kiev Ukraine says saboteurs attacked Russian armored train KYIV/MARIUPOL, Ukraine, May 19 (Reuters) – Moscow said nearly 700 Ukrainian fighters had surrendered in Russian-occupied Mariupol as it made significant gains in the south as the United States became the last western country to … Read more