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Russia Launches Massive Offensive in Eastern Ukraine

Ukraine confirmed on Monday that Russia has started a massive offensive to establish full control over the eastern regions of Donetsk and Luhansk. "We can now confirm that Russian troops have begun the battle for the Donbas, which they have...

Ukraine War: Dozens Dead in Suspected Russian Strike at Train Station

Ukraine said that more than 30 people have been killed and over 100 others wounded in a Russian rocket strike on Kramatorsk train station on Friday. Kramatorsk was one of the easternmost stations still operating in Ukraine, and the governor...

Trump Calls Putin “Wonderful” and a “Genius” Amid Russia-Ukraine Crisis

Former US President Donald Trump described Russian President Vladimir Putin, amid the Russia-Ukraine crisis, as "wonderful" and a "genius" on Tuesday. In an appearance on conservative podcaster Buck Sexton's show, Trump said he backed Putin in his decision to send...

Putin Humiliates Russia’s Spy Chief on Live TV

Russian President Vladimir Putin pressed one of his top spy chiefs during a meeting with Russia's top security officials on recognition for rebel-held regions of Ukraine, on Monday to clarify his somewhat premature remarks made earlier. After Russia sent troops...

Russia Invades Ukraine as US, EU Impose Sanctions

Russia had begun the invasion of Ukraine by sending tanks and armored personnel vehicles into the separatist region of Donetsk late on Monday. Amateur video shows convoys of vehicles and tanks apparently crossing into Donetsk, the capital of one of...

Greece Blasts Russia’s Escalation in Ukraine

Greece officially condemned Russia's escalation in Ukraine on Tuesday, calling the recognition of the two separatist regions in Ukraine as independent violates international law. In a statement, the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the illegal and unilateral recognition of...

Clashes in Ukraine Provide Possible Pretext for Russia to Invade

Clashes have erupted in eastern Ukraine on Saturday between Russia-backed separatists and the Ukrainian army perhaps giving the pretext as the US has warned for weeks for President Putin to launch an invasion. Ukraine's military reports two soldiers were killed...

49-year-old Greek Killed in Donetsk [Update]

A 49-year-old Greek citizen originating from a village close to Donetsk, Ukraine, was killed in a shootout during clashes in the area surrounding the airport of the self-proclaimed “People’s Republic of Donetsk,” which has been militarily seceded from Ukraine. The information...