‘Shattered peace’: Biden squares up to Putin

US President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced US reinforcements of NATO forces in Europe, saying the alliance is needed more today “than it ever has been.” US President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced US reinforcements of NATO forces in Europe, saying the alliance is needed more today “than it ever has been”. NATO will be … Read more

“If Putin Were A Woman, He Wouldn’t Have Embarked On War”: Boris Johnson

Ukraine war: Boris Johnson said Putin isn’t making an offer of peace. (File) Berlin: Russian President Vladimir Putin would not have started the war in Ukraine if he was a woman, according to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. “If Putin was a woman, which he obviously isn’t, but if he were, I really don’t think … Read more

On Camera, People Run For Cover In Ukraine Park As Russian Missiles Hit Shopping Mall

At least 18 civilians were killed and dozens hurt. A CCTV footage captured the moment a missile slammed into the Ukrainian city of Kremenchuk on Monday, destroying a shopping mall and part of a nearby factory in an attack that reportedly left at least 18 civilians dead and dozens hurt.  The footage captured in a … Read more

Ukraine’s president: Russia has become ‘a terrorist’ state

UNITED NATIONS — Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy accused Russia on Tuesday of becoming “a terrorist” state carrying out “daily terrorist acts” and urged Russia’s expulsion from the United Nations. In a virtual address to the U.N. Security Council, Zelenskyy urged the U.N. to establish an international tribunal to investigate “the actions of Russian occupiers on … Read more

Five things you need to know about Ukraine war on Tuesday

1. Ukraine facing ‘brutality’ unseen in Europe since WW2, says NATO chief before Madrid summit Ukraine is facing “brutality” unseen in Europe “since World War II” amid Russia’s invasion, said Jens Stoltenberg on the opening day of a pivotal NATO summit in Madrid. The comments come a day after a Russian attack on a crowded shopping … Read more

Russian missile strike hits crowded shopping mall in Ukraine

SLOVIANSK – Rescuers searched through charred rubble of a shopping mall Tuesday looking for more victims of a Russian missile strike that killed at least 18 and wounded scores in what Ukraine’s president called “one of the most daring terrorist attacks in European history.” President Volodymyr Zelensky said many of the more than 1,000 afternoon … Read more

Putin will be held responsible for shopping centre ‘war crime’, say G7

Firefighters and soldiers are searching for survivors in the rubble of a shopping centre in central Ukraine after Monday’s Russian missile strike killed at least 16 people and injured dozens.  The attack has been strongly condemned by the United Nations and the West, with leaders labelling it a war crime. Early on Tuesday, family members … Read more

NATO rushes to halt Russia, leaving China pivot unresolved

NATO leaders will proclaim a united wartime front this week at a summit in Madrid. Yet the quandaries that once left NATO adrift are still bubbling. Before Russia sent its troops streaming into Ukraine, NATO had been searching for reinvention. For some, China and its expansive, modernizing military presented NATO’s next big challenge. Others wondered … Read more