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Mykolaiv in the south and Kharkiv in the east under attack, officials say The major cities of Mykolaiv, a port in the south, and Kharkiv, the second-largest city in Ukraine…

Ukraine gets EU candidate status backing from European Commission – The Irish Times

The European Commission proposes to give Ukraine the status of a candidate for EU membership, EU commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said on Friday, adding that this was on…

Ukraine v Ireland, Nations League Β· The42

6:58PM Ireland assistant manager Keith Andrews and James McClean. Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO 6:57PM Confirmation of the teams below… Starting XI | Ukraine v Republic of Ireland James McClean captains the…

What Happened on Day 108 of the War in Ukraine

Yevgeny Shumilkin is going back to work on Sunday. To prepare, he pulled the familiar β€œM” off what had been his McDonald’s shirt and covered the β€œM” on his McDonald’s…

Russia-Ukraine war: what we know on day 101 of the invasion | Ukraine

Ukrainian forces have recaptured around 20% of the territory they lost in Sievierodonetsk since Russia’s invasion, according to Ukrainian officials. β€œWhereas before the situation was difficult, the percentage [held by…

Jamie Dimon says ‘brace yourself’ for an economic hurricane caused by the Fed and Ukraine war

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon says he is preparing the largest US bank for an economic hurricane on the horizon and advised investors to do the same. “You know, I…

Truss belligerent will prolong conflict in Ukraine – Russian ambassador to UK

Andrei Kelin, Russian ambassador to the UK, took aim at Liz Truss’s stance on the Ukraine conflict (Jeff Overs/BBC) (PA Media) Liz Truss has been accused by Russia’s ambassador to…

Ukraine fears repeat of Mariupol horrors elsewhere in Donbas

KRAMATORSK, Ukraine (AP) β€” Moscow-backed separatists pounded eastern Ukraine’s industrial Donbas region Friday, claiming to capture a railway hub, as Ukrainian officials pleaded for the sophisticated Western weapons they say…

Ukraine orders troops in steel plant to stand down as Zelenskyy says Donbas is now ‘hell’

Updated 2 hours ago UKRAINE TODAY ORDERED Its last troops holed up in Mariupol’s Azovstal steelworks to lay down their arms, while Russia said its months-long operation to capture the…

Zelensky says Ukraine will host Eurovision 2023 as Kalush Orchestra triumph in Turin

Daragh Brophy reports from Turin, Italy: UKRAINIAN PRESIDENT VOLODYMYR Zelensky has said his country will host the Eurovision next year after folk-rap group Kalush Orchestra romped home as winners of…