Associated Press: In Ukraine, surviving when your home is blasted

53 Views | © Provided by Associated Press 1/7 SLIDES© Provided by Associated Press Iryna Martsyniuk, 50, stands next to her house, heavily damaged after a Russian bombing in Velyka Kostromka…

Reuters:Russian soldier asks for forgiveness in Ukraine war crimes trial

48 Views © Thomson Reuters Russian soldier Vadim Shishimarin, 21, suspected of violations of the laws and norms of war, is seen inside a defendants’ cage during a court hearing, amid…

Reuters:Top Ukrainian commanders not surrendered from Azovstal, pro-Russian rebel says

67 ViewsLONDON (Reuters) – Top-ranking Ukrainian commanders have not yet surrendered from the labyrinth of bunkers and tunnels below the Azovstal steel works in Mariupol, the leader of the Russian-backed…

AFP: Kyiv seeks evacuation of Azovstal fighters, first war crimes trial begins

81 Views © Alessandro RAMPAZZO Finnish volunteers take part in military training organised by the country’s National Defence Training Association (MPK) at the Santahamina base in the capital, Helsinki. Sharing a…

Reuters:Russia calls Finland, Sweden joining NATO a mistake with ‘far-reaching consequences’

50 Views © Reuters/MAXIM SHEMETOV FILE PHOTO: Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Ryabkov attends a news briefing on SSC-8/9M729 cruise missile system near Moscow (Reuters) -Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov on…

Reuters:Ukraine counter-attacks Russian forces in the east

61 ViewsBy Jonathan Landay and Tom Balmforth RUSKA LOZOVA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Russia attacked positions in eastern Ukraine as it tries to encircle Ukrainian forces in the Donbas and fend…

Bloomberg: Finland Counts on US Support to Win Over Turkey in NATO Bid

67 Views(Bloomberg) — Finnish President Sauli Niinisto pushed back against suggestions Turkey would prevent his country and neighboring Sweden from joining NATO, given that the US supports the move. ©…

The Guardian: ‘I’m too old for this’: the harrowing flight from Donetsk’s perilous border towns

66 ViewsIt was Nina’s 88th birthday, and she marked it by leaving behind everything she had known. Volunteers, not particularly young or fit themselves, carried her down three flights of…

The Washington Post:Russia is furious that Finland is joining NATO but can’t do much about it

69 ViewsRIGA, Latvia — Russia’s invasion of Ukraine spurred Finland to set aside long-standing concerns about provoking Russia and seek NATO membership, a major strategic setback for Russia. © Alessandro…

The Independent:Elon Musk says Twitter deal ‘temporarily on hold’

79 Views  Provided by The Independent Elon Musk has said his deal to buy Twitter is “temporarily on hold” over details around the number of spam and fake accounts present…