Friday, Mar 31, 2023

Ukraine Military


Ukraine says scores of Russians killed in Kherson fighting

July 30, 2022 6:44 pm

Rail traffic to Kherson over the Dnipro River had been cut, the military's southern command said, potentially further isolating Russian forces west of the river from supplies in occupied Crimea and the east.

Silence from Kyiv as Russia claims more than 1,700 surrender in Mariupol

May 19, 2022 6:06 pm

The ultimate outcome of Europe's bloodiest battle for decades remained publicly unresolved, with no confirmation of the fate of the hundreds of Ukrainian troops who had held out in a vast steelworks at the end of a near three-month siege.

How Ukraine’s outgunned Air Force is fighting back against Russian jets

March 23, 2022 7:18 pm

Nearly a month into the fighting, one of the biggest surprises of the war in Ukraine is Russia’s failure to defeat the Ukrainian air force.

In a Kyiv basement, 19 surrogate babies are trapped by war but kept alive by nannies

March 13, 2022 12:56 pm

Death and destruction are rampant in Ukraine, but in this basement there is new life, if also new problems.

Two days of Russian news coverage: An alternate reality of war

March 09, 2022 11:57 am

Putin responded with a litany of his grievances against Ukraine, but neither his answer nor any of the questions mentioned the reality of Ukraine — the violent destruction of cities and towns by the Russian military, the civilian deaths, the desperate exodus by millions of refugees.

How Ukraine’s military has resisted Russia so far

March 18, 2022 1:50 pm

To the surprise of many military analysts, Ukrainian troops are mounting a stiffer-than-expected resistance to Russian force, fighting with a resourcefulness and creativity that US analysts said could trip up Russian troops for weeks or months to come.

'I am not military, just a human': Former Miss Ukraine dismisses reports of joining army to fight Russian forces

March 02, 2022 6:25 pm

Clarifying rumours and explaining that she was holding an airsoft gun and not an assault rifle, Lenna took to Instagram to share that her posts were just "to inspire people".

‘I’m a soldier now’ even in untouched villages, Ukrainians prepare to fight

February 28, 2022 1:31 pm

Since the war began three days ago, wounded soldiers have been pouring into the hospital, sometimes as many as 80 at a time, largely from the front lines in Ukraine’s east and south, said Serhii Bachynskyi, the hospital’s deputy director.

How a dispute over groceries led to artillery strikes in Ukraine

November 16, 2021 12:15 pm

Hunkered down in a bunker, the Ukrainian commander, Maj. Oleksandr Sak, requested a counterstrike from a sophisticated new weapon in Ukraine’s arsenal, a Turkish-made Bayraktar TB2 armed drone.

Malaysia says MH17 suspects to face charges could be known by year-end

July 13, 2017 4:16 pm

A Dutch-led team of investigators from Australia, Belgium, Malaysia, and Ukraine, concluded in September that the rocket was fired from territory in eastern Ukraine held by pro-Russian separatists. That finding contradicts Russia's suggestion that the aircraft was brought down by Ukraine's military, not the separatists.