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ELMAU, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the G-7 summit, the annual meeting of the leading democratic economies, which this year is being held in the Bavarian Alps in Germany; and on the summit of NATO...

Officials: US sending advanced missile systems to Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is planning to buy and send more medium- to long-range missile systems to Ukraine, a move officials hope will help Ukrainian forces hold onto the last remaining segments...

No sign of reprieve for 3 condemned by Ukraine separatists

MOSCOW (AP) — Less than two weeks remain for two Britons and a Moroccan to appeal the death sentences imposed by separatist forces that captured them during fighting in eastern Ukraine. With no...

What Biden wants to achieve in Europe

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy gives a speech via video link to G7 leaders. | Christian Bruna/Getty Images Biden may be stuck with symbolic wins at G7 and NATO summits. Four...

Zelensky says Russian strike hit shopping center with over 1,000 civilians inside

Screenshot of video of Kremenchuk missile strike from Zelensky's Telegram post.Russian missiles struck a Ukrainian shopping center in the central city of Kremenchuk with more than 1,000 civilians...

Russia 'pouring fire' on Ukrainian city as offensive mounts

SLOVIANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russia was mounting an all-out assault on the last Ukrainian stronghold in the eastern Luhansk region, “pouring fire" on the city of Lysychansk from the ground and air,...

G7 leaders set to pursue Russian oil price cap, US to send anti-air missile system

The Group of Seven economic powers are planning a continued commitment to supporting Ukraine, with the U.S. preparing to purchase an advanced surface-to-air missile system for the country. The...

Russian missiles kill one and wound six in Kyiv, Ukraine says

By Pavel Polityuk and Valentyn Ogirenko KYIV -Russian missiles struck a residential building and the compound of a kindergarten in central Kyiv on Sunday, killing one person and wounding six...

A Ukrainian commander says that 80% of his elite unit of marines have been killed or injured in Donbas fighting

Commander Oleksandr spoke to Sky News near Severodonetsk in Luhansk and conceded that his professional troops "can't sustain" such losses.

Ukrainian City Of Severodonetsk Now 'Completely Under Russian Occupation': Mayor

Ukrainian City Of Severodonetsk Now 'Completely Under Russian Occupation': Mayor The mayor of Severodonetsk on Saturday announced that Russian forces now occupy the entirety of the...

Russia strikes Kyiv as troops consolidate gains in the east

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia attacked the Ukrainian capital in the early hours of Sunday morning, striking at least two residential buildings, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko said, as elsewhere Russian...

Ukraine suffers major setback after fall of Sievierodonetsk

By Tom Balmforth and Marko Djurica KYIV/POKROVSK - Ukraine special forces remained in Sievierodonetsk directing artillery fire against Russian-backed troops, said an adviser to Ukraine's...

Outgunned Ukrainian Forces Work to Avoid Becoming Surrounded in Donbas

Local resident Gennady Goncharov, 67, estimates the damage of his apartment following previous night's shelling in the course of Ukraine-Russia conflict in Donetsk, Ukraine June 25, 2022. He says...

Biden's mission in Europe: Shore up alliance against Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is out to sustain the global alliance punishing Russia for its invasion of Ukraine as he embarks on a five-day trip to Europe as the four-month-old war shows...

Outgunned Ukrainian Forces Work to Avoid Becoming Surrounded in Donbas

Ukrainian troops have sought to occupy higher ground in the town of Lysychansk after losing nearby Severodonetsk as Russia targeted military facilities across western and northern Ukraine.

Russia pushes to block 2nd city in eastern Ukraine

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces are trying to block a city in eastern Ukraine, the region's governor said Saturday, after their relentless assault on a nearby city forced Ukrainian troops to...

Ukraine forces ordered to withdraw from key battleground city

By Max Hunder and Tom Balmforth KYIV - Ukrainian forces have been ordered to withdraw from the key battleground city of Sievierodonetsk after weeks of fierce street fighting, in order to limit...

Analysis-Russia's grinding battlefield gains seen driven by new tactics

By Tom Balmforth KYIV - It took Russia weeks of fierce fighting, an untold number of casualties, and relentless shelling before the exhausted Ukrainian defenders of Sievierodonetsk received...

Ukraine needs 'fire parity' with Russia to defend Luhansk region, top general says

KYIV -Ukraine needs "fire parity" with Russia in order to stabilize the difficult situation in the country's eastern region of Luhansk, Ukraine's top general told his U.S. counterpart during a...

Ukraine Retreating From Key Strategic City That Russia 'Smashed to Pieces'

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky had stressed that "in many respects, the fate of the Donbas is being decided" in Severodonetsk.

Ukraine Forces Retreat From Encircled Severodonetsk As Russia Achieves Hold Over Luhansk Province

Ukraine Forces Retreat From Encircled Severodonetsk As Russia Achieves Hold Over Luhansk Province Ukraine's government on Friday announced for the first time that its remaining forces...

Ukrainian army to leave battered city to avoid encirclement

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — After weeks of ferocious fighting, Ukrainian forces will retreat from a besieged city in the country's east to avoid encirclement, a regional governor said Friday.The city of...

Landmark gun-safety bill heads to U.S. House after Senate passage

By Katharine Jackson WASHINGTON - A gun-safety bill that marked rare bipartisan cooperation as it passed the U.S. Senate was poised for approval by the House of Representatives on Friday on its...

UN rights office: Findings suggest Al Jazeera journalist killed by Israeli forces

LONDON - Findings show that Israeli security forces fired the bullets that killed Palestinian-American reporter Shireen Abu Akleh in May, and not indiscriminate firing from Palestinians, a...

Ukrainians cheer nation's EU candidacy amid wartime woes

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The European Union's decision to make Ukraine a candidate for EU membership offered war-weary Ukrainians a morale boost and hope of a more secure future Friday as the...

Ukraine Orders Withdrawal From Severodonetsk to Avoid Encirclement

Ukrainian servicemen earlier this week rode a bus to their positions near the eastern city of Severodonetsk. The bus took them to a base near the city of Sevodonetsk, near the border with Russia....

Ukraine Orders Withdrawal From Severodonetsk to Avoid Encirclement

The pullback ends a battle that lasted nearly two months and gives Russia a small but symbolically important victory in the grinding war for control of eastern Ukraine’s Donbas area.

Ukraine Orders Withdrawal From Severodonetsk to Avoid Encirclement

The pullback ends a battle that lasted nearly two months and gives Russia a small but symbolically important victory in the grinding war for control of eastern Ukraine’s Donbas area.

Ukraine's EU candidacy will strengthen Europe as Russia threatens freedom

By Pavel Polityuk and Vitalii Hnidyi KYIV - President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said Ukraine's formal candidature to join the European Union was a big step towards strengthening Europe at a time when...

Ukraine accepted as EU membership candidate; Biden approves $450 million military aid package

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said the Donbas region of east Ukraine is continuing to see what he called "massive air and artillery strikes."

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