Russia claims 14 killed in attack on hospital in eastern Ukraine | Russia-Ukraine war News

Russia has accused the Ukrainian military of deliberately attacking a hospital in a Russian-held area of ​​eastern Ukraine in what it said was a war crime that killed 14 people and wounded 24 patients and medical staff. There was no immediate response to the allegations from Ukraine on Saturday. The attack hit a hospital in … Read more

World reacts to rising violence in Israel-Palestine conflict | Israel-Palestine conflict News

World leaders have called for calm amid rising violence in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. On Thursday, Israeli forces killed nine Palestinians in the Jenin refugee camp during a raid. On the same day, a Palestinian man was shot dead by Israeli forces in the town of al-Ram, north of Jerusalem, marking one … Read more

Ukraine and allies discuss fast-tracking weapons, as Moscow blames Kyiv for fatal hospital missile strike

Ukraine and its Western allies are engaged in “fast-track” talks on the possibility of equipping the invaded country with long-range missiles and military aircraft, according to a top Ukrainian presidential aide. Mykhailo Podolyak, an adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, said Ukraine’s supporters in the West “understand how the war is developing” and the need … Read more

Ukraine in talks with allies to negotiate supply of long-range missiles

Ukraine and its Western allies are engaged in “fast-track” talks on the possibility of equipping the invaded country with long-range missiles and military aircraft, a top Ukrainian presidential aide said Saturday. Earlier that day, at least three people were killed after Russian forces struck a residential neighborhood in Kostiantynivka in Donetsk Oblast, the regional governor … Read more

Zelenskyy says Olympics chief should visit Ukraine front line | Athletics News

Ukrainian president invited the IOC chief to visit Bakhmut in spat over ban on Russian and Belarusian athletes. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has invited International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to visit the front-line city of Bakhmut, where Ukraine’s soldiers are engaged in a vicious battle with Russian forces. Zelenskyy extended the provocative invitation … Read more

Zelenskyy says Olympics chief should visit Ukraine front line | Athletics News

Ukrainian president invited the IOC chief to visit Bakhmut in spat over ban on Russian and Belarusian athletes. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has invited International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach to visit the front-line city of Bakhmut, where Ukraine’s soldiers are engaged in a vicious battle with Russian forces. Zelenskyy extended the provocative invitation … Read more

The Tungsten M-1—How Ukraine’s Tanks Will Differ From America’s

From left, Polish major general Adam Joks and US Army colonel Ken Braeger speak while standing on top of an M-1A2 Abrams tank as part of the Abrams Operations Summit at Bucierz Range, Drawsko Pomorskie, Poland on April 28, 2022. US Army photo/Spc. Hedil Hernandez There’s a good reason it might take months—even the better … Read more

Poland to send 60 modernized PT-91 tanks to Ukraine, in addition to Leopards

Poland will send an additional 60 tanks to Ukraine on top of the 14 German-made Leopard 2 tanks it has already pledged, the Polish prime minister said in an interview. Key points: Poland has sent hundreds of tanks to its neighbor Ukraine since Russia invaded in February last year The PT-91 is a Polish-made battle … Read more

Tanks for Ukraine have shifted the balance of power in Europe

When the German and US governments finally agreed this week to supply some of their most formidable battle tanks to Ukraine, the balance of power within Europe perceptibly shifted. For months, President Joe Biden and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, fearing an escalation of conflict between the West and Russia, had stubbornly put off Ukrainian requests … Read more

Ukraine warns it may boycott 2024 Olympics if Russians take part | Olympics News

Ukraine may boycott the 2024 Summer Olympics if Russian and Belarusian athletes are allowed to compete in the Paris Games, the country’s sports minister has warned. Vadim Guttsait’s said on Thursday that as long as there is a “war in Ukraine, Russian and Belarusian athletes should not be in international competitions”. Belarus is a major … Read more