Kramatorsk attack: Russian missile strike sends terrified civilians rushing for shelter

Kramatorsk attack: Russian missile strike sends terrified civilians rushing for shelter

Kramatorsk, Ukraine CNN — A new barrage of missiles ripped through the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk on Thursday, sending flames and thick plumes into the air as screaming civilians rushed to find shelter. A CNN crew had just arrived on the scene and heard the first incoming strike on Kramatorsk. CNN saw the second … Read more

Why the West is making Ukraine wait for fighter jets – POLITICO

Why the West is making Ukraine wait for fighter jets – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. The West doesn’t really say “never” about fighter jets for Ukraine – it just wants to focus first on getting weapons from Kyiv for an imminent offensive. This is the sentiment emerging in the wake of US President Joe Biden’s emphatic ‘no’ – echoed … Read more

Russian prison fighter Wagner used carpooling to escape war in Ukraine

Russian prison fighter Wagner used carpooling to escape war in Ukraine

Prisoners recruited by the Russian Wagner Group to fight in Ukraine increasingly seem to realize that they have been duped and that no one ever expected to bring them back alive. A detainee recruited by the group in November ran away from his team in Ukraine’s Luhansk region and fled to Russia by bus and … Read more

Ukraine will be cold to fast EU entry – POLITICO

Ukraine will be cold to fast EU entry – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. Top EU leaders are visiting Ukraine this week, but they won’t bring promises that the war-torn country can join the bloc anytime soon. Brussels is expected to pour cold water on Ukraine’s hopes of an early EU rejoin at a two-day summit in Kyiv, … Read more

Orbán tells Ukraine to quit – POLITICO

Orbán tells Ukraine to quit – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. BUDAPEST — Viktor Orbán wants Ukraine to give up. As Ukrainian flags wave in European capitals and Western tanks come to Ukraine’s rescue, the Hungarian Prime Minister openly questions Ukraine’s viability as a sovereign state. In Budapest, his government lined the streets with anti-sanctions … Read more

Vladimir Putin is not crazy, just ‘radically rational’, says former French president – POLITICO

Vladimir Putin is not crazy, just ‘radically rational’, says former French president – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. PARIS — Vladimir Putin is a “radically rational” leader who is betting that Western countries will tire of supporting Ukraine and agree to a negotiated end to the conflict that will be favorable to Russia, former French President Francois Hollande told POLITICO. Hollande, who … Read more

Brazilian Lula snubs Olaf Scholz with remarks on Ukraine war – Reuters

Brazilian Lula snubs Olaf Scholz with remarks on Ukraine war – Reuters

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and newly inaugurated Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva discussed who is responsible for Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on Monday night, as the latter suggested Kyiv may also be at fault. Scholz arrived in the capital Brasilia on Monday evening as part of a trip to South America aimed at … Read more