Tag: Kyiv

  • Ukraine: the Russians withdraw from the vicinity of Kharkiv, beat towards the east

    KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian troops were withdrawing from Ukraine’s second-largest city after shelling it for weeks, the Ukrainian military said Saturday, as forces from Kyiv and Moscow engaged in a fierce battle for the industrial heart of the east of the country. Ukraine’s military says Russian forces are withdrawing from the northeastern city of […]

  • Finland heads for NATO membership in the face of Russian threats

    KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Finnish leaders voted on Thursday in favor of applying for NATO membership, and Sweden could do the same within days, in a historic realignment on the continent 2.5 months after Russian President Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine. a shiver of fear runs through the neighbors of Moscow. The Kremlin reacted by warning […]

  • Russia strikes eastern Ukraine as Finland heads for NATO

    KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces have launched airstrikes on the last pocket of Ukrainian resistance in the besieged city of Mariupol and accelerated their advance on cities in the east of the country, the Ukrainian army announced on Thursday. As the war, which has stalled, has caused more death and upheaval, its shattering repercussions […]