Zelensky says Iran is lying about the extent of its drone supply to Russia

Zelensky says Iran is lying about the extent of its drone supply to Russia

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky speaks during his evening video message on Saturday, November 5 (Office of the President of Ukraine) Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky called Iran’s claim to send a “limited” number of drones to Russia a lie in his evening speech on Saturday. He also disputed the timeline presented by Tehran. “Today there were … Read more

Kremlin demands security guarantees from Ukraine shows Russian aggression has failed

Kremlin demands security guarantees from Ukraine shows Russian aggression has failed

Ukrainian officials say the military hit a key target in Kherson as pro-Russian authorities pressure civilians to leave the southern region. Serhii Khlan, a member of the Kherson Regional Council, said Ukrainian forces hit Russian air defense systems close to the stadium in Kherson city. These systems have also been used to shell Mykolaiv, sometimes … Read more

Kremlin demands security guarantees from Ukraine shows Russian aggression has failed

Kremlin demands security guarantees from Ukraine shows Russian aggression has failed

Ukrainian officials say the military hit a key target in Kherson as pro-Russian authorities pressure civilians to leave the southern region. Serhii Khlan, a member of the Kherson Regional Council, said Ukrainian forces hit Russian air defense systems close to the stadium in Kherson city. These systems have also been used to shell Mykolaiv, sometimes … Read more

IAEA inspectors find no indication of undeclared nuclear activities or materials in Ukraine

IAEA inspectors find no indication of undeclared nuclear activities or materials in Ukraine

A senior Russian-appointed official in Kherson says Russian troops will “most likely” withdraw to the eastern bank of the Dnieper river, has led to an unclear situation in the southern Ukrainian region. Speaking on Russian television on Thursday, the deputy head of the regional administration, Kirill Stremousov, said: “Most likely, our troops will withdraw to … Read more

7 grain ships leave Ukrainian ports after revival of the Black Sea Corridor

7 grain ships leave Ukrainian ports after revival of the Black Sea Corridor

Tatiana, 56, remembers the shame she felt after she said she was raped by a Russian soldier. (Mick Krever/CNN) Day after day, in town after town, a police officer and prosecutor go door to door in Ukraine’s Kherson region. Entering the muddy streets, past houses damaged by artillery fire, they search for those left behind. … Read more

EU must “look for concrete evidence” of Iran’s involvement in Ukraine war, top official says

EU must “look for concrete evidence” of Iran’s involvement in Ukraine war, top official says

A ‘kamikaze’ drone approaches an attack in Kiev on Monday. (Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP/Getty Images) Ukraine’s defense ministry said it destroyed 37 Iranian-made Shahed-136s – known as “kamikaze” drones – overnight Sunday and Monday. “In the last 13 hours, the #UAarmy has shot down 37 Iranian Shahed-136 drones and 3 cruise missiles fired by Russian terrorists,” the … Read more

Russia “will not be able to break us,” Zelensky said after Monday’s drone strike

Russia “will not be able to break us,” Zelensky said after Monday’s drone strike

Ukraine has repeatedly asked its allies to supply it with more air defense systems and ammunition after Russia stepped up its use of “kamikaze drones” in its brutal offensive against the country. Kyiv says Moscow has used Iranian-supplied kamikaze drones in attacks against Kyiv, Vinnytsia, Odesa, Zaporizhzhia and other cities across Ukraine in recent weeks, … Read more

Ukrainian conductor killed by Russian forces in his own home, officials say

Ukrainian conductor killed by Russian forces in his own home, officials say

According to Ukrainian officials, a criminal investigation has been launched into the death of a Ukrainian orchestra conductor in Russian-occupied Kherson. The conductor was reportedly shot in his own home in Kherson by Russian forces “because he refused to cooperate with them,” a statement from the local prosecutor’s office said on Friday. The Ukrainian Ministry … Read more

Kyiv attacked by “kamikaze” drones, Ukrainian official says

Kyiv attacked by “kamikaze” drones, Ukrainian official says

Part of the seized Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant is controlled by Chechen armed forces, a Ukrainian military organization said on Sunday. The forces in question, the so-called Special Rapid Response Unit Akhmat, are led by a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin: Chechen Ramzan Kadyrov. “It is known that part of the station has … Read more