After 3 months of war, life in Russia has changed drastically

After 3 months of war, life in Russia has changed drastically

When Vladimir Putin announced the invasion of Ukraine, war seemed a long way from Russian territory. But within days, the conflict came alive – not with cruise missiles and mortars, but in the form of unprecedented and unexpectedly extensive volleys of sanctions by Western governments and economic punishment by corporations. Three months after the February … Read more

Russia-Ukraine live news: Kiev excludes concession to Moscow | War news between Russia and Ukraine

Russia-Ukraine live news: Kiev excludes concession to Moscow |  War news between Russia and Ukraine

flashing dotLive updateslive updates, Kiev rules out ceasefire or territorial concessions as Moscow strikes military targets in eastern and southern Ukraine. Ukraine rules out a ceasefire or territorial concessions to Moscow as Russia stepped up its attack in the east and south of the country. Kiev extends the period of martial law and general mobilization … Read more

British man leaves girlfriend for Ukrainian refugee he just met

British man leaves girlfriend for Ukrainian refugee he just met

Everything is fair in Lviv and war. A British man who has been in a relationship for 10 years ran off with a Ukrainian refugee who had only lived in their house for 10 days. Tony Garnett, a 29-year-old security guard and father of two, said it was love at first sight after meeting 22-year-old … Read more

It’s not unheard of to fly Ukraine’s aid bill to South Korea for Biden’s signature. It may not be necessary at all.

It’s not unheard of to fly Ukraine’s aid bill to South Korea for Biden’s signature.  It may not be necessary at all.

CNN † The White House says that flying a bill that will allow about $40 billion in aid to Ukraine will ensure there will be no funding shortfalls when it comes to its military and humanitarian support for their fight against a Russian invasion. But while flying a bill to a president’s location isn’t uncommon, … Read more

Russia claims full control of Mariupol as wives share the latest messages from Ukrainian fighters: “I love you. Kiss you. Goodbye.”

Russia claims full control of Mariupol as wives share the latest messages from Ukrainian fighters: “I love you. Kiss you. Goodbye.”

Russia claimed to have captured Mariupol on Friday in what would be his greatest victory ever in his war in Ukraine† The announcement came after a nearly three-month siege that reduced much of the strategic port city to smoking ruins, with more than 20,000 civilians feared dead. There was no immediate confirmation from Ukraine. Russian … Read more

What does the war in Russia mean for global climate goals?

What does the war in Russia mean for global climate goals?

A group of Ukrainian women demonstrate to call for further action against Russia near the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. Thierry Monasse | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON — Looking back at energy markets just over a month after the Russian attack on Ukraine, Saudi Arabia’s top energy official said: “Look at … Read more

Recorded footage of Ukrainian medic shows war-torn Mariupol

Recorded footage of Ukrainian medic shows war-torn Mariupol

A Ukrainian doctor wrote down her life-saving efforts in war-ravaged Mariupol using a small data card that was later smuggled out of the country in a tampon by daring reporters. Yuliia Paievska, who was eventually captured by Russian soldiers, was originally given the bodycam to film a Netflix documentary about the Invictus Games, an international … Read more

Russia-Ukraine live news: Donbas completely destroyed, says Zelenskyy | War news between Russia and Ukraine

Russia-Ukraine live news: Donbas completely destroyed, says Zelenskyy |  War news between Russia and Ukraine

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy says the country’s eastern Donbas region has been “completely destroyed” by Russian forces. US President Joe Biden applauds Congress for the approval of a $40 billion aid package for Ukraine. The Biden administration announces an additional $100 million in security assistance to Kiev, including artillery, radars and other equipment. Former Russian … Read more