Russia puts general Aleksandr Dvornikov in charge of Ukraine invasion: reports

Russia puts general Aleksandr Dvornikov in charge of Ukraine invasion: reports

Russia has put general Aleksandr Dvornikov in charge of its invasion in Ukraine as Moscow’s forces regroup after failing to capture the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv, according to the BBC and The New York Times. The BBC was first to report Saturday that the general was appointed to head Russia’s ongoing assault on Ukraine, citing … Read more

Intel: Putin may cite Ukraine war to meddle in US politics

Intel: Putin may cite Ukraine war to meddle in US politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin may use the Biden administration’s support for Ukraine as a pretext to order a new campaign to interfere in American politics, US intelligence officials have assessed. Intelligence agencies have so far not found any evidence that Putin has authorized measures like the ones Russia is believed to have … Read more

Ukraine says at least 52 people killed in Russian rocket attack on Kramatorsk train station

Ukraine says at least 52 people killed in Russian rocket attack on Kramatorsk train station

Dozens of people were killed and around 100 injured Friday in a Russian rocket attack on the Kramatorsk train station, one of the easternmost stations still operating in Ukraine, Ukrainian officials said. The station was being used to evacuate civilians from eastern Ukraine’s Donbas region. At least five children were killed in the attack, according … Read more

Ukraine says at least 50 people killed in Russian rocket attack on Kramatorsk train station

Ukraine says at least 50 people killed in Russian rocket attack on Kramatorsk train station

At least 50 people were killed and around 100 injured Friday in a Russian rocket attack on the Kramatorsk train station, one of the easternmost stations still operating in Ukraine, Ukrainian officials said. The station was being used to evacuate civilians from eastern Ukraine’s Donbas region. At least five children were killed in the attack, … Read more

A Review Of All The Old Knives

A Review Of All The Old Knives

Thandiwe Netwon and Chris Pine in All The Old KnivesPhoto: Prime Video Chris Pine’s career as Jack Ryan came to an abrupt end after one movie, but much like George Lazenby and James Bond, that might just make him the perfect guy to play knock-offs of other iconic heroes. In All The Old Knives, Pine … Read more

Putin’s daughters targeted in US sanctions: Who are they? | Russia-Ukraine war News

Putin’s daughters targeted in US sanctions: Who are they?  |  Russia-Ukraine war News

The latest round of sanctions by the United States on Russia has drawn renewed scrutiny to the family life of Russian President Vladimir Putin, unveiling two new targets: Katerina and Maria, his eldest daughters. Despite Putin’s domination of Russian politics, he rarely talks about his family and little is known about his personal life or … Read more

US hits Russia with ‘war crimes’ sanctions, Europe following

US hits Russia with ‘war crimes’ sanctions, Europe following

WASHINGTON (AP) — The US rolled out a new wave of financial sanctions on Wednesday against Russia that President Joe Biden said would place a lasting penalty on the country’s economy. The United Kingdom quickly followed suit, and more pain was coming from the European Union as the allies pressed forward with an escalating campaign … Read more

Russia’s failure to take down Kyiv was a defeat for the ages

Russia’s failure to take down Kyiv was a defeat for the ages

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kyiv was a Russian defeat for the ages. The fight started poorly for the invaders and went downhill from there. When President Vladimir Putin launched his war on Feb. 24 after months of buildup on Ukraine’s borders, he sent hundreds of helicopter-borne commandos — the best of the best of Russia’s “spetsnaz” … Read more

Bucha: Bodies tied up, shot and left to rot hint at gruesome reality of Russia’s occupation in Ukraine

Bucha: Bodies tied up, shot and left to rot hint at gruesome reality of Russia’s occupation in Ukraine

Editor’s Note: This story contains graphic imagery. Lviv and Bucha, Ukraine CNN — The Russian column of tanks and armored personnel carriers sped along a residential street in Bucha, a tree-lined suburb of the capital Kyiv. That was February 27th. A short time later, that same line of vehicles lay in ruins, the wreckage smoldering, … Read more

In Borodianka, the horror of the Russian occupation revealed

In Borodianka, the horror of the Russian occupation revealed

Editor’s Note: This story contains graphic imagery. Borodyanka, Ukraine CNN — Oksana Kostychenko walks down a narrow pathway, leading to her back garden in Borodyanka. The flower beds on one side are surprisingly well arranged, contrasting with the wanton destruction all around. Near her garden shed is the body of a man laying face-down with … Read more