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Russia's war in Ukraine began in Crimea. It could end there, too, defense experts say.

Ukrainian forces have ramped up attacks on key targets in Crimea and the Black Sea in recent months.

Cameron Manley   


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Ukraine feels the strain amid 'very heated' fighting in Avdiivka as Russia presses on with new Donbas offensive

In the north-east of Ukraine, a top general said the fighting had also "significantly worsened."

Marta Biino   


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A Ukrainian commander had Russian troops in his sights but couldn't attack. He says a US rule is to blame.

A Ukrainian commander said his unit was forced to watch Russia amass troops across the border but w…

Thibault Spirlet   


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The West always gives Ukraine weapons one year after it actually needs them, Zelenskyy says

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said the West's delays in arms deliveries call for a change…

Thibault Spirlet   


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Russia is exploiting Ukraine's lack of manpower to thin out the front line and seek a breakthrough, military expert says

Part of Russia's plan is to force Ukraine to divert troops from other fronts, notably those in Donb…

Thibault Spirlet   


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A Ukrainian war reporter's story: Why I refused to make a 'deal with the devil' and leave my homeland

Illia Ponomarenko, a renowned Ukrainian journalist, reports from the front lines of the Russia-Ukra…

Cameron Manley   


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One battle could decide the fate of Ukraine's east. Its governor says it could be won in days if the West gave stronger weapons.

Ukraine has been losing ground to Russia in the eastern city of Severodonetsk. Zelenskyy said the f…

Sinéad Baker   


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Russia suffered 'significant' equipment losses trying to cross a key bridge in a sign of the pressure on its troops, UK intelligence says

The UK Ministry of Defence said "Ukrainian forces successfully prevented an attempted Russian river…

Sinéad Baker   


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Russia says it's taken control of key city in Ukraine's eastern region

Ukrainian officials later confirmed that its forces had withdrawn from Lysychansk after refuting re…

Sarah Al-Arshani   


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Russia seems to be using its Ukraine playbook to destabilize another European state, experts warn

There have long been concerns of a hybrid campaign by Russia against Moldova, and recent activity h…

Ella Sherman   


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US official says Russia will likely control region in eastern Ukraine within weeks as the country pleads for more weapons from the West

As fighting has continues in the Donbas, Ukrainian officials say they are outgunned by Russia and n…

Kelsey Vlamis   


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Dozens of Ukrainians feared dead after Russian bomb hits a school where 90 people were sheltering

"The chances of finding [anyone still] alive are very small," Serhiy Hayday, head of the Luhansk re…

Sarah Al-Arshani   


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Zelenskyy says Russian forces have begun a new offensive in the Donbas region in eastern Ukraine

Ukrainian and Western officials had warned that Russia would set its focus on the Donbas region aft…

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New footage appears to show 23 Russian tanks and IFVs destroyed on a 'road of death' by Ukrainian paratroopers

Ukraine's 79th Air Assault Brigade say the strikes used artillery fire, anti-tank missile systems, …

Cameron Manley   


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NATO says it expects Russia to plan a 'concentrated attack' to take over the entire Donbas region

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Russia is expected to try and take the entire Donbas a…

Sarah Al-Arshani   


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An unusual twist during US Army training had noncombatants posting photos and videos to Fakebook for the enemy to see: report

The Ukraine war has forced Western militaries to rethink their modern warfare and potential threats…

Jake Epstein   


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Counting the 'colossal' cost of capturing Avdiivka: Russia could have suffered 30,000 casualties and lost over 400 tanks, IFVs

Counting the cost of capturing Avdiivka. Russia paid a heavy price for victory over Ukraine for the…

Rebecca Rommen   


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Here are Donetsk and Luhansk, the 2 separatist regions in eastern Ukraine that Russia recognized as independent states

Ukraine has been fighting Kremlin-backed rebels in Donetsk and Luhansk since 2014. Putin ordered tr…

Kelsey Vlamis   


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Ukraine's tactical switch could make it even harder for Russia to make progress in its grinding advance

Ukraine is investing millions in new fortifications. Both it and Russia find it harder to attack th…

Sinéad Baker   


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Russian milbloggers slam Kremlin propagandists for ignoring huge Russian losses and 'blunders' in Ukraine

They pointed to one particularly damning loss in an armored assault against Ukraine's 72nd Mechaniz…

Rebecca Rommen