Tag: Russia

Russia and North Korea signal mutual defence pact

The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, and the North Korean chief, Kim Jong-un, have signed a pact that features…

Biden Despatched Secret Shipments Of Lengthy-Vary Missiles To Ukraine — Which Have been Used Towards Russia

Ted Gaskins/NARA & DVIDS Public Area Archive Politico reported on Wednesday that the Biden administration had secretly shipped…

How Russia’s War on Ukraine Is Worsening Global Starvation

Moscow blocks most shipments from Ukraine, one of the world’s largest wheat producers, and its attacks on the…

Artillery Is Breaking in Ukraine. It’s Becoming a Problem for the Pentagon.

WASHINGTON — Ukrainian troops fire thousands of explosive shells at Russian targets every day, using high-tech cannons supplied…

Russian Military Leaders Discussed Use of Nuclear Weapons, US Officials Say

WASHINGTON — Senior Russian military leaders recently had conversations to discuss when and how Moscow might use a…

How Ukraine’s Army Is Pioneering Anti-Drone Warfare

Ukraine shot down the first such drone in the country’s east on Sept. 13 and has since downed…

U.S. Sees Opportunity for Ukraine to Capitalize on Russian Weakness

WASHINGTON — The Ukrainian military has a window of opportunity to make gains against Russia’s army over the…

How a Looming Oil Ban Could Devastate a Small Italian City

Like thousands of Sicilians who live near Priolo Gargallo, part of an industrial petrochemical hub on this island’s…

Pelosi, in Armenia, Condemns Azerbaijan Over Clashes

Speaker Nancy Pelosi expressed strong support for Armenia on Sunday and condemned “illegal and deadly attacks by Azerbaijan”…

Shelling Threatens Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Plant, and U.N. Pleads for Access

Shelling in Ukraine once again threatened the largest nuclear power plant in Europe on Thursday, damaging equipment on…

In a Summer of Feints, Russia and Ukraine Try to Predict Enemy’s Next Move

SLOVIANSK, Ukraine — At one point on the front line, Ukrainian soldiers advanced by creeping on their bellies…

Ukraine Disowns Viktor Petrenko, Who Skated in Russia

As Russia began its invasion of Ukraine in February, Viktor Petrenko, one of Ukraine’s most visible Olympic champions,…