Ukraine says it downed over 60 of 70 missiles fired in Russian air strike | World News

Russia rained long-range missiles on Ukraine on Monday, killing two people, destroying homes in the southeast and causing power outages, but Kyiv said its air defences had limited the damage. Air raid sirens blared across the country and men, women and children huddled in the capital’s cavernous metro system to take cover during the latest … Read more

Ukraine Slaps Pro-Russia Church Clerics With Sanctions: Report

The Orthodox Church in Russia itself backs the war. Ukraine is slapping sanctions on 10 senior clerics linked to a pro-Moscow church on the grounds they agreed to work with Russian occupation authorities or justified Moscow’s invasion, the security service said on Saturday. The announcement is the latest in a series of steps against a … Read more

G20 not a ‘magic forum’ to solve the war in Ukraine: US diplomat | World News

New Delhi:The G20 is not a “magic forum” for finding a solution to the Ukraine war, though the crisis triggered by the Russian invasion is not solely a European problem since it has implications for food and energy security around the world, the senior-most US diplomat in India said on Friday. In the context of … Read more

NATO renews membership vow to Ukraine, pledges arms and aid | World News

NATO doubled down Tuesday on its commitment to one day include Ukraine, a pledge that some officials and analysts believe helped prompt Russia’s invasion this year. The world’s largest security alliance also pledged to send more aid to Ukrainian forces locked in battle with Russian troops. U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with NATO … 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