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Kyiv Faces Lengthier Blackouts as Russia Keeps Up Assault on Ukraine’s Electric Grid
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Kyiv Faces Lengthier Blackouts as Russia Keeps Up Assault on Ukraine’s Electric Grid

Updated Oct. 27, 2022 10:38 am ET Listen to article (1 minute) Kyiv residents are facing prolonged blackouts, after Russian airstrikes again hit the Ukrainian electric system overnight, further degrading the country’s ability to keep the lights on. Yasno, a Ukrainian energy company, wrote on Facebook on Thursday that Russia had again hit the power...

Seven civilians killed in battle for Ukraine’s stricken city of Bakhmut
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Seven civilians killed in battle for Ukraine’s stricken city of Bakhmut

Issued on: 25/10/2022 – 07:16 Seven civilians have been killed in fierce fighting for control of Ukraine’s Bakhmut, in Donetsk region, local officials said Tuesday, a day after Kyiv’s forces claimed to have recaptured some 90 towns and villages in the illegally annexed Kherson province. The fighting comes as Moscow plans to raise its unsubstantiated accusation that...

Putin Will Not Like House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Attending Ukraine’s Summit on Kicking Russia Out of Crimea
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Putin Will Not Like House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Attending Ukraine’s Summit on Kicking Russia Out of Crimea

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is slated to attend the Crimea Platform parliamentary summit in Croatia this week as part of a forum to discuss kicking Russia out of Crimea and returning the peninsula to Ukraine. Her visit is meant to show the United States’ “ironclad solidarity” with Ukraine, the Democrat said in a statement....

Russia Moves to Defend Kherson Against Ukraine’s Advance Before Winter
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Russia Moves to Defend Kherson Against Ukraine’s Advance Before Winter

KYIV, Ukraine—Russian-installed officials in Kherson said they were forming territorial defense units on Monday as Ukraine pushes to recapture the occupied regional capital before the onset of winter, and Russia accused Ukraine—without citing evidence—of preparing to use a so-called dirty bomb on the battlefield. The announcement of the units, which will help Russia defend the...

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy suggests Russians planning dirty bomb attack
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Ukraine’s Zelenskyy suggests Russians planning dirty bomb attack

IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser. Moscow accuses Ukraine of planning ‘dirty bomb’ attack 01:54 Now Playing Ukraine’s Zelenskyy suggests Russians planning dirty bomb attack 02:04 UP NEXT Ukraine appearing ready to retake Kherson 01:51 Ukraine faces new wave of Russian attacks on power grid 02:12...

More flee Ukraine’s Kherson as Russian occupiers renew warnings
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More flee Ukraine’s Kherson as Russian occupiers renew warnings

OLESHKY, Russia-controlled Ukraine, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Russian occupation authorities in the Ukrainian city of Kherson told civilians on Saturday they should leave immediately because of what they called the tense military situation as Ukraine’s forces advance. Thousands of civilians have been leaving for days across the Dnipro River after warnings about a Ukrainian offensive...

Ukraine’s power grid sustains record damage in Russian strikes, utility says : NPR
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Ukraine’s power grid sustains record damage in Russian strikes, utility says : NPR

Tetyana Safonova looks at her mobile phone during a power outage on Thursday in Borodyanka, Ukraine. Paula Bronstein/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Paula Bronstein/Getty Images Tetyana Safonova looks at her mobile phone during a power outage on Thursday in Borodyanka, Ukraine. Paula Bronstein/Getty Images KYIV, Ukraine — Over 1.4 million Ukrainian households have lost...

Russian authorities advise civilians to leave Ukraine’s Kherson region
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Russian authorities advise civilians to leave Ukraine’s Kherson region

Russian-installed authorities in Ukraine told all residents of the city of Kherson to leave immediately Saturday ahead of an expected advance by Ukrainian troops waging a counteroffensive to recapture one of the first urban areas Russia took after invading the country. In a post on the Telegram messaging service, the pro-Kremlin regional...

What would retreat from Ukraine’s Kherson mean for Russia? | News
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What would retreat from Ukraine’s Kherson mean for Russia? | News

Ukrainian forces pressing an offensive in the south have zeroed in on Kherson, a provincial capital that has been under Russian control since the early days of the invasion. The possible fall of the city would deal another humiliation to Russia after a string of battlefield defeats and other setbacks, further cornering President Vladimir Putin...