Ukraine and Russia: what you need to know now

Firefighters work at the site of a thermal power plant damaged by a Russian missile strike, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Kharkiv, Ukraine, September 11, 2022. Ukrainian State Emergency/Handout via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register September 12 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces pushed deeper into territory seized from fleeing Russian … Read more

Ukrainian troops advance after Russia’s collapse in the northeast

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ukraine says it is taking back 20 more settlements in one day Britain says Moscow probably ordered a retreat across the river Months of Russian gains unraveled in days KYIV/KHARKIV, Ukraine, September 12 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces swept through territory seized from fleeing Russian troops on … Read more

Ukrainian troops raise flag at rail hub as advance threatens to turn into rout

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ukraine breakthrough is fastest progress in months Thousands of Russian soldiers risk being surrounded KYIV/HRAKOVE, Ukraine, September 10 (Reuters) – Ukrainian officials shared photos on Saturday showing troops hoisting the national flag above the main railway town that supplied Russian forces in northeastern Ukraine , as … Read more

Ukrainian forces threaten Russian supply lines after breakthrough

Zelenskiy says forces have taken over towns and villages Blinken heads to Kyiv with new US aid package KYIV, September 9 (Reuters) – Rapidly advancing Ukrainian troops approached the main railway line supplying Russian forces in the east on Friday after a collapsed section of the Russian front line caused the change the most spectacular … Read more

Putin calls for review of Ukrainian grain deal, accuses West of deception

Putin accuses Kyiv and West of flouting grain deal Says too much grain goes to EU and not to poor countries Said wants to discuss the evolution of the terms of the agreement Plans to talk to Turkish President about it soon KYIV, Sept 7 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he wanted … Read more

Bombing of Ukrainian nuclear power plant highlights danger ahead of UN report

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Zaporizhzhia power plant cut off from grid but operating safely – IAEA Zelenskiy warns of near nuclear ‘catastrophe’ Kyiv cites battlefield gains, including city of Kherson province European markets hit hard by closure of Russian gas pipeline KYIV, September 6 (Reuters) – The UN nuclear watchdog … Read more

New bombings spark nuclear fears as Kyiv and Moscow await UN report

Zaporizhzhia power plant cut off from grid but operating safely – IAEA Zelenskiy warns of near nuclear ‘catastrophe’ day before report Kyiv cites battlefield gains, including city of Kherson province European markets hit hard by closure of Russian gas pipeline KYIV, Sept 5 (Reuters) – Power to a critical nuclear power plant in Ukraine was … Read more

IAEA team heads to Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, Aug 31 (Reuters) – A team from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) left the Ukrainian capital on Wednesday for the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant to inspect the damage after nearby shelling raised fears of a radioactive disaster. Russian forces captured the factory shortly after … Read more

Ukraine pushes across front, says Zelenskiy, as Russia shuts down gas

Zelenskiy says commitment all over the front Russia says its forces are routing the Ukrainians IAEA team leaves Kyiv for nuclear power plant Russian gas flow drops to zero in pipe to Germany MYKOLAIV, Ukraine/KYIV, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Ukrainian troops attacked Russian positions across the front, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said, as Russia cut … Read more

Zelenskiy urges Russians to ‘go home’ as Ukraine continues offensive in south

“Ukraine takes back its people” – Zelenskiy Russia says Ukraine suffered heavy losses Ukrainian shelling knocks out power in Russian-held town – RIA IAEA mission hopes to defuse tensions over nuclear power plants MYKOLAIV, Ukraine/KYIV, Aug 30 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy urged Russian troops to flee for their lives as his forces launched … Read more