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FILE - Patriot missile launchers acquired from the U.S. last year are seen deployed in Warsaw, Pola...
CNN

Russia tried to destroy US-made Patriot system in Ukraine, officials say

Russia tried to destroy a US-made Patriot air defense system in Ukraine last week with a hypersonic missile, two US officials told CNN.
24 days ago
Ukrainian servicemen ride towards frontline positions near Vuhledar, Donetsk region, Ukraine, on Ma...
Oren Liebermann

US set to announce $1.2 billion aid package to Ukraine with counteroffensive looming

(CNN) — The US is set to announce a $1.2 billion aid package to Ukraine as early as Tuesday, according to a US official familiar with the package, with Ukraine’s counteroffensive against Russian forces looming. The package will include drones, artillery ammunition and air defense missiles, the official said, as well as other capabilities. The package, first […]
28 days ago
A former US Marine was killed on the outskirts of Bakhmut late last week. This image shows fighting...
Natalie Gallón, Nick Paton Walsh, Jennifer Hansler and Teele Rebane

Former US Marine killed in Ukraine

 (CNN) — A former US Marine, Cooper “Harris” Andrews, 26, was killed on the outskirts of Bakhmut late last week, according to his mother and colleagues in Ukraine. Andrews, from Cleveland, Ohio, was hit by a mortar, his mother, Willow Andrews said, likely on April 19 on the so-called “Road of Life” — a rare access road into […]
1 month ago
Former Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko speaks to a group gathered at the World Trade Center U...
Mark Jones

What the former president of Ukraine had to say in his trip to Utah

Viktor Yushchenko, the former president of Ukraine, was in Utah this week. He met with the Deseret News editorial board. Jay Evensen of the Deseret News shared insight into that meeting with Inside Sources.
2 months ago
Olesya Krivtsova thinks it's because she was neither the first, nor the last, to criticize the war ...
Saskya Vandoorne and Melissa Bell, CNN

This Russian student fled to Europe to regain her freedom of speech

Olesya Krivtsova thinks it's because she was neither the first, nor the last, to criticize the war in Ukraine that she scared Russian authorities as much as she did.
2 months ago
A Patriot missile mobile launcher is displayed outside the Fort Sill Army Post near Lawton, Oklahom...
Natasha Bertrand and Aileen Graef, CNN

Ukrainian soldiers impress US trainers as they rapidly get up to speed on Patriot missile system

  (CNN) — The Ukrainian soldiers waved and honked their horns as they drove along a dirt road at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, moving their vehicles into position to defend against a hypothetical Russian missile barrage. These were not ordinary trucks, however. The Ukrainians were manning a US Patriot air defense system, which 65 Ukrainian soldiers have been training on […]
3 months ago
putin is pictured, he now has an international arrest warrant out...
Associated Press

International court issues war crimes warrant for Putin

Putin's arrest warrant comes from his alleged abductions of Ukrainian children.
3 months ago
RUSSIA TESTS UKRAINE'S DEFENSES...
CNN

Russia tests Ukraine’s defenses with a rarely-used missile

Originally Published: 10 MAR 23 11:45 ET By Rob Picheta, CNN     (CNN) — Russia’s overnight missile attack on Thursday showered Ukraine with an array of missiles, in one of Moscow’s biggest aerial assaults for months. Nearly half a million people are without power in Kharkiv, Ukraine’s second-largest city, following the latest barrage of strikes, according to […]
3 months ago
When Nour Bilal first heard that there was an earthquake in Syria, she could barely believe it. She...
Brooke Williams

Utah woman raises funds for family in Turkey, Syria after earthquake

At first, Nour Bilal, a Syrian native, said she questioned the seriousness of the quake. Today, she is raising money to help.
3 months ago
The new song is released to mark the one year since the invasion of Ukraine.(Getty Images)...
KRISTIN M. HALL AP Entertainment Writer

Brad Paisley pens country song featuring Ukraine’s Zelenskyy

Paisley's royalties for the song will be donated to United24 to help build housing for thousands of displaced Ukrainians whose homes were destroyed in the war, he said.
3 months ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin suspended Moscow's participation in the last remaining nuclear arm...
Mark Jones

Vladimir Putin suspends Nuclear Arms Treaty, what does it mean?

A Utah State University professor explains on KSL at Night what Vladimir Putin was doing in his decision to suspend Nuclear Arms Treaty.
3 months ago
China's Director of the Office of the Central Foreign Affairs Commission Wang Yi attends a meeting ...
Nectar Gan and Simone McCarthy, CNN

Putin and China’s top diplomat pledge to strengthen ties ahead of Ukraine war anniversary

Wang told Lavrov he expects the two countries to reach a "new consensus" on advancing bilateral relations.
3 months ago
President Joe Biden, in Poland after his lightning trip to Ukraine, is declaring that there are “...
AAMER MADHANI, ZEKE MILLER and CHRIS MEGERIAN Associated Press

Biden in Poland says US and allies ‘have Ukraine’s back’

Speaking in Poland on Tuesday, Mr. Biden pledged the United States and its allies will "have Ukraine's back" as war enters its second year.
3 months ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin suspended Moscow's participation in the last remaining nuclear arm...
The Associated Press

Putin ups tensions over Ukraine, suspending START nuke pact

He announced the move Tuesday in a bitter speech where he made clear he would not change his strategy in the war in Ukraine.
3 months ago
A US Bradley Fighting Vehicle patrols the countryside of the Kurdish-majority city of Qamishli in S...
Natasha Bertrand, Kylie Atwood and Oren Liebermann, CNN

Inside the US and German standoff over sending tanks to Ukraine

The Biden administration is stuck in a standoff with Germany over whether to send tanks to Ukraine ahead of a key meeting of Western defense leaders in Germany on Friday.
5 months ago
A helicopter crash near a kindergarten in the Kyiv region has killed at least 16 people, including ...
Maria Kostenko, Sophie Tanno, Brent Swails and Ivana Kottasová, CNN

Helicopter crash near Kyiv kills 16, including Ukrainian interior minister

At least 30 others, including 12 children, are in the hospital following the helicopter crash in the city of Brovary, Ukraine, on Wednesday,
5 months ago
The mercenary group, Wagner, has emerged as a key player in Russia's invasion of Ukraine -- recentl...
Mick Krever and Katharina Krebs, CNN

Former Wagner commander flees to Norway and seeks asylum

Andrei Medvedev, in an interview with a Russian activist, said that he feared for his life after refusing to renew his service with Wagner.
5 months ago
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky addresses the US Congress at the US Capitol in Washington, D...
Kevin Liptak and Maegan Vazquez, CNN

Zelensky delivers impassioned speech for more help fighting Russia on the ‘frontline of tyranny’

Ukranian President Volodymyr Zelensky visited Washington, D.C. on Wednesday to meet with President Biden, and delivered a speech to Congress later that night.
6 months ago
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky holds a press conference with the heads of state of France, ...
Kevin Liptak, CNN

4 takeaways from the historic visit of Volodymyr Zelensky to Washington

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky flew to Washington on Wednesday to discuss what the next state of the war in his country might look like.
6 months ago
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Kevin Liptak, CNN

Zelensky arrives at White House for historic meeting with Biden

Zelensky arrived at the South Lawn of the White House just after 2 p.m. ET and was met by President Joe Biden.
6 months ago
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky holds a press conference with the heads of state of France, ...
Phil Mattingly, Kevin Liptak and Manu Raju

Zelenski coming to US in first foreign trip since war began

The visit will coincide with the Biden administration's intent to send the country a new defense assistance package.
6 months ago
An old woman walks in the Kherson region village of Arkhanhelske on Nov. 3, 2022, which was formerl...
Uliana Pavlova

One dead in strikes on Russian region near Ukraine, Belgorod governor says

One person was reported dead and eight people were injured in the Russian region of Belgorod on Sunday following shelling by Ukrainian forces.
6 months ago
A firefighter works inside a destroyed apartment of a residential building hit by shelling in the c...
Olga Voitovych, Anna Chernova, Zahid Mahmood, Josh Pennington and Sana Noor Haq, CNN

Ukraine launches ‘most massive strike’ on occupied Donetsk region since 2014, Russia-installed mayor says

Ongoing shelling from Moscow has killed at least two people on Thursday and wounded another three people, Yaroslav Yanushevych said on Telegram.
6 months ago
Volodymyr Zelensky is pictured on the cover of TIME as the person of the year...
Amy Woodyatt, Sebastian Shukla and Nimi Princewill, CNN

Ukrainian President Zelensky named TIME’s ‘person of the year’

Following Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February, he gained new fame as an international audience watched his impassioned video addresses from the streets of the shell-damaged capital, Kyiv.
6 months ago

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