Two Russian villages evacuated after ammunition depot fire

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — A fire at an ammunition depot near the Russian village of Timonovo prompted the evacuation of two villages in Russia’s Belgorod region on Ukraine’s northeastern border, an official said Friday. The fire was the latest in a series of destructive incidents in the Russian-occupied territory of Ukraine or within Russia itself. … Read more

Explosions in Crimea underscore vulnerability of Russian forces

Kyiv, Ukraine (AP) — A series of explosions and fires has turned Russian-occupied Crimea from a secure rear base to a new battlefield in the war, demonstrating both the Russians’ vulnerability and the ability of the Ukrainians to strike deep behind enemy lines. Nine Russian fighter jets were reported destroyed at an air base in … Read more

Explosions rock Crimea in suspected Ukrainian attack

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Explosions and fires ripped through an ammunition depot in Russian-occupied Crimea on Tuesday in the second suspected Ukrainian attack on the peninsula in just over a week, forcing the evacuation of more than 3,000 people. . Russia blamed the explosions in the town of Mayskoye on an “act of sabotage”, without … Read more

Ukraine says 9 Russian warplanes were destroyed in explosions in Crimea

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine said Wednesday that nine Russian warplanes were destroyed in a series of deadly explosions at an airbase in Crimea that appeared to be the result of a Ukrainian attack, marking a major escalation in war. Russia denied that any aircraft had been damaged. in Tuesday’s explosions — or that there … Read more

Ukraine says 9 Russian warplanes were destroyed in explosions in Crimea

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s air force said Wednesday that nine Russian warplanes were destroyed in a series of deadly explosions at an airbase in Crimea, amid speculation the blasts were the result of an attack. Ukrainian that would represent a significant impact. escalation in war. Russia denied that any aircraft had been damaged. in … Read more

Massive explosions rock Russian military airbase in Crimea

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Powerful explosions rocked a Russian air base in Crimea and sent towering clouds of smoke over the landscape Tuesday in what could signal an escalation of the war in Ukraine. At least one person was killed and several others were injured, authorities said. The Russian Defense Ministry denied that the Saki … Read more

Drone explosion hits Russian Black Sea Fleet headquarters

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — A small explosive device carried by an improvised drone exploded at the headquarters of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet on the Crimean peninsula on Sunday, injuring six people and prompting the cancellation of ceremonies honoring Kyiv. the Russian navy, officials said. Meanwhile, one of Ukraine’s richest men, a grain trader, was killed … Read more