On Zoom, A Steel Factory In Mariupol Says It Will Never Surrender

Russia-Ukraine War: Mariupol has largely been leveled by shelling during the siege. If Russia’s President Vladimir Putin hoped to mark Victory Day on Monday by celebrating the capture or surrender of Mariupol’s last Ukrainian defenders, a Zoom appearance by their commanders suggests he’ll have to wait. Speaking in a lengthy online press conference on Sunday, … Read more

Ukraine’s Last Soldiers In Port City Mariupol Face Final Showdown

Russia-Ukraine War: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has entered day 74. Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine: Ukraine’s last soldiers in the port city of Mariupol face a brutal final showdown Sunday with besieging Russian forces, who are hoping to deliver a critical win ahead of the country’s victory day. President Volodymyr Zelensky is also set to hold talks with … Read more

UN Chief Decries “Absurdity” Of War In Ukraine Visit

Russia-Ukraine War: The UN head will later meet Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. (File) Bucha: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday visited sites of alleged Russian war crimes in Ukraine, decrying war as “an absurdity in the 21st century” and urging Russia to cooperate with an international investigation into atrocities. Making his first visit to Ukraine … Read more

He was a penniless donor to the far right. He was also a Russian spy

He lived with his sick mother and never had a regular job. He had no obvious source of income and, according to his uncle, even signed up for welfare benefits as a caregiver deserving of state support. But Bohus Garbar, down on his luck and in his early 50s, still managed to donate thousands of … Read more