Russian airbases hit, Kyiv blamed; retaliatory missile strikes follow | Top 5 | World News

Russia on Monday hit Ukraine with a wave of missiles that struck homes and buildings and killed civilians. The latest round of attack – said to be the eighth in about two months – came after Ukrainian drones reportedly struck two air bases deep inside Russian territory, the Kremlin said. While Ukraine is yet to … Read more

Russian forces strike several areas of Ukraine | World News

Kherson, Ukraine: Shelling by Russian forces struck several areas in eastern and southern Ukraine overnight as utility crews continued a scramble to restore power, water and heating following widespread strikes in recent weeks, officials said on Sunday. After a blistering barrage of Russian artillery strikes on at least two occasions over the past two weeks, … Read more

Ukraine works to restore infra after Russian strikes | World News

Kyiv: Ukrainian authorities endeavoured on Saturday to restore electricity and water services after recent pummeling by Russian military strikes that vastly damaged infrastructure, with President Volodymyr Zelensky saying millions have seen their power restored since blackouts swept the war-battered country days earlier. Skirmishes continued in the east and residents from the southern city of Kherson … Read more

In rare public spat, Zelensky criticises Kyiv mayor over emergency centres | World News

In a rare public spat involving Ukrainian leaders, President Volodymyr Zelensky on Friday criticised the mayor of Kyiv for doing what he said was a poor job setting up emergency shelters to help those without power and heat after Russian attacks. In the wake of crushing Russian missile strikes against the power-generating system, Ukraine has … Read more

Europe scrambles to help Ukraine | World News

Kyiv: European officials are scrambling to help Ukraine stay warm and keep functioning through the bitter winter months, pledging on Friday to send more support that will mitigate Russia’s efforts to turn off the heat and lights. Nine months after Russia invaded its neighbour, the Kremlin’s forces have zeroed in on Ukraine’s power grid and … Read more