Risks of disaster at nuclear plant ‘increasing every day’: Mayor | Russia-Ukraine war News

Last week, the facility in Ukraine came under repeated fire, with Kyiv and Moscow trading blamed for the potentially catastrophic escalation. The risk of disaster at Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant occupied by Russian troops is “increasing every day”, the mayor of the city where the facility is located says. The Zaporizhzhia power plant, Europe’s … Read more

First UN ship carrying Ukraine grain sets sail for Africa | Russia-Ukraine war News

The Brave Commander vessel is carrying food aid for Ethiopia as part of UN-led efforts to help countries at risk of famine. A United Nations-chartered ship loaded with 23,000 metric tonnes of Ukrainian grain set sail from a Black Sea port, marking the first departure of a World Food Program (WFP) initiative to assist countries … Read more

People In Ukraine Town Dig Up Hastily Buried Bodies For Proper Funeral

Russia-Ukraine war: People in Rubizhne have started exhuming bodies that were hastily buried. Rubizhne, Ukraine: People in the eastern Ukrainian town of Rubizhne have started exhuming bodies that were hastily buried in courtyards at the height of fighting, anxious to be able to lay them to rest with dignity. Rubizhne is part of the Luhansk … Read more

UN-chartered ship in Ukraine readying for journey to Africa

YUZHNE, UKRAINE: The United Nations-chartered ship Brave Commander will depart Ukraine for Africa in coming days after it finishes loading more than 23,000 metric tonnes of wheat in the Ukrainian port of Pivdennyi, a UN official said. The ship, which arrived in the port near Odesa, will sail to Ethiopia via a grain corridor through … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 172 | Russia-Ukraine war News

As the Russia-Ukraine war enters its 172nd day, we take a look at the main developments. Here are the key events from Sunday, August 14. fighting Russia and Ukraine have blamed each other for the latest round of shelling around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, Europe’s largest, which is in Russia’s control and has come under … Read more

Kherson’s Authorities Calling on Kiev to Stop Shelling Region

https://sputniknews.com/20220814/khersons-authorities-calling-on-kiev-to-stop-shelling-region-1099567659.html Kherson’s Authorities Calling on Kiev to Stop Shelling Region Kherson’s Authorities Calling on Kiev to Stop Shelling Region SIMFEROPOL, Russia (Sputnik) – The authorities of the Kherson Region are calling on the Kiev authorities to stop shelling the region so that the local… 14.08.2022, Sputnik International 2022-08-14T05:50+0000 2022-08-14T05:50+0000 2022-08-14T05:50+0000 russia’s special operation in ukraine … Read more

Luck decides life and death in Ukraine’s war zone

BAKHMUT: When rockets scream across the skies of eastern Ukraine the people below are hostage to fortune. A soldier racing through a frontline town in a drab pickup truck may take a direct hit only to be saved by a miracle. An elderly woman slumbering in her apartment is coughed across her bedroom – spared … Read more

Ukraine targeting Russians ‘shooting at, or from nuclear plant’ | News

President Zelenskyy says Ukrainian army is targeting Russian soldiers who shoot at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, or use it as cover. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said that his army is targeting Russian soldiers occupying a nuclear power plant in the south of the country. Russia and Ukraine have traded accusations over multiple recent incidents … Read more

Ukraine’s Finance Minister Reports Problems Finding Cash to Pay Troops Despite West’s Aid Bonanza

https://sputniknews.com/20220813/ukraines-finance-minister-reports-problems-finding-cash-to-pay-troops-despite-wests-aid-bonanza-1099557570.html Ukraine’s Finance Minister Reports Problems Finding Cash to Pay Troops Despite West’s Aid Bonanza Ukraine’s Finance Minister Reports Problems Finding Cash to Pay Troops Despite West’s Aid Bonanza The US and its allies have approved over $76 billion in military and fiscal aid to Kiev, equivalent to 40% of Ukraine’s GDP in 2021. However, … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 171 | Russia-Ukraine war News

As the Russia-Ukraine war enters its 171st day, we take a look at the main developments. Here are the key events on Saturday, August 13. fighting Blasts this week at the Russian-operated Saky military airfield in the annexed Crimean Peninsula led to the loss of eight Russian combat jets, the United Kingdom’s defense ministry said. … Read more