Ukraine increases pressure on retreating Russian troops

KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian troops have increased pressure on retreating russian forces on Tuesday, launching a counteroffensive that has produced major gains and a stunning blow to Moscow’s military prestige. As the advance continued, Ukraine’s border guard services said the army took control of Vovchansk, a city just 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Russia … Read more

Ukraine’s counterattack around Kharkiv inflicts defeat on Russia

A military truck bearing the “Z” symbol of Russia’s invasion forces lies blown up in the town of Balakliya, which Ukrainian troops liberated over the weekend. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | fake images Ukraine’s surprise counterattack in the northeast of the country has shocked the Russian military, with military strategists saying the occupation forces … Read more

Russian forces withdraw amid Ukrainian counteroffensive

Kyiv, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian troops successfully pushed their swift counteroffensive in the northeastern part of the country on Sunday, even as a nuclear power plant in the Russian-occupied south shut down completely in an attempt to avert a radiation disaster. while the fighting was going on. near. Kyiv’s move to recapture Russian-occupied areas in … Read more

Russia announces troop withdrawal from Ukraine’s Kharkiv area

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The Russian Defense Ministry announced Saturday that it was withdrawing troops from two areas in Ukraine’s eastern Kharkiv region, where a Ukrainian counteroffensive made significant gains last week. The news came after days of apparent Ukrainian advances south of Kharkiv, the country’s second-largest city, in what could become the biggest battlefield … Read more

Ukraine recovers some territory; nuclear plant in danger

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian forces scored another success Friday in their counteroffensive against Russian forces in the country’s east, seizing control of a sizeable village and moving toward a major transportation junction. The top US diplomat and NATO chief noted progress but warned the war is likely to drag on for months. Ukrainian President … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy hosts talks with UN chief, Turkey’s leader

LVIV, Ukraine (AP) — As a potential power broker, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will use his first visit to Ukraine since the war began nearly six months ago to seek ways to expand the export of grain from Europe’s breadbasket to the needy of the world. UN Secretary-General António Guterres will use his visit … Read more