Ukraine says troops are holding out in Severdonetsk after last bridge destroyed

The last bridge to Sievierodonetsk . destroyed The mayor says some evacuations are still possible Ukraine seeks howitzers, tanks and drones from the West Ukraine records gains in the south Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Tuesday its forces were holding out inside Severodonetsk and trying to evacuate civilians after Russia destroyed the last bridge … Read more

Ukrainians left one way out of Sievierodonetsk as fierce fighting raged

Sievierodonetsk, the epicenter of the Battle of Donbass Heavy fighting in the city of Zelensky The escape routes narrowed after the destruction of the second of the three bridges Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Ukrainian army defenders were fighting hard for “every meter” of Severodonetsk as Russian forces destroyed a bridge leading … Read more

IAEA warns of ‘fatal blow’ to nuclear deal as Iran removes cameras

And Tehran warned against responding to the decision of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s board of directors Iran now removes IAEA cameras installed under 2015 deal IAEA Secretary-General Grossi sees an opportunity of 3-4 weeks He adds that if this window is not captured, the 2015 deal will be over But a senior US official … Read more

Ukraine says it has halted a Russian attack on a major eastern city

Satellite images show damage in the besieged Severodonetsk region Ukraine launches “Book of Executions” detailing war crimes US adds more sanctions, World Bank adds to Ukraine aid Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine’s General Staff said on Wednesday that Ukrainian forces had successfully withstood the Severodonetsk offensive as Russian forces brought new resources toward Donbass in a … Read more

Street fighting and constant bombing as Russia pushes for control of Ukraine’s Donbass

Fierce street fight for a major eastern industrial city Ukrainian forces outnumbered, Zelensky will not surrender The eastern front is under constant bombardment Efforts to evacuate thousands Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces engaged in fierce street fighting with Russian soldiers in the industrial city of Severodonetsk, while other cities came under constant bombardment, as the … Read more

The Ukrainians held out as Russia stormed the eastern city on the 100th day of the war

The governor says it’s too early to write off Sievierodonetsk Russia warns US against arming Ukraine UN aid official is in Moscow for grain talks Kyiv (Reuters) – Russian forces advanced deep into the devastated eastern city of Severodonetsk, but Ukrainian forces held out on Friday as Russia’s assault on its neighbor entered its 100th … Read more