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A surge of attacks by Russian forces on the Kharkiv area of Ukraine is causing significant civilian casualties, as well as the destruction of homes and crucial infrastructure, the top UN official in Ukraine said today, in a plea not to “normalize” the dire conditions for Ukrainian civilians. more
Ukraine-Russia conflict: Top UN official deplores deadly strikes in Kharkiv

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Ukraine has strongly condemned the latest deadly Russian missile strikes in Kharkiv.

Antony Blinken makes sudden visit to Kyiv,performs with a guitar in a bar to give a strong message to Ukraine as conflict with Russia intensifies

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken took a red guitar in his hand and performed at a basement bar in Kyiv on Tuesday (May 14, 2024) where he expressed his support to the conflict-ravaged ...

Ukraine crisis: Civilians killed and injured as attacks on power and rail systems intensify

An increase in civilian casualties caused by intensifying attacks from the Russian armed forces against Ukraine’s electric power infrastructure and railway system calls for concern, ...

UNICEF highlights 40 per cent spike in children killed this year amid ongoing Ukraine war

As deadly attacks in Ukraine continue, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warned on Friday that the number of children killed so far this year has increased by nearly 40 per cent compa ...

US House of Representatives passes $61bn military aid for Ukraine, President Zelenskyy says he is grateful

The US House of Representatives has approved $61bn (£49bn) military aid package for Ukraine to help the country fight against Russia invation.

Antony Blinken to visit China, discuss Middle East, Russia-Ukraine war with officials

US Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken will travel to China April 24-26 where he will meet officials in Shanghai and Beijing to discuss a range of bilateral, regional, and global issues. ...

Top UN officials condemns Russian strikes on Ukraine's energy plants that killed at least five people

Top UN officials and agencies on the ground in Ukraine on Friday condemned overnight large-scale coordinated Russian strikes on energy plants across the country that killed at least five ...

Fire erupts at Dnipro hydroelectric power station after airstrikes in conflict-hit Ukraine

Ukrainian state-owned energy company Ukrhydroenergo said on Friday that the Dnipro hydroelectric power station and a dam located in Ukraine-controlled city of Zaporizhzhia had been hit by ...

Russia missile strike Ukraine's Odesa, 20 die

At least 20 people died after a Russian missile strike hit a civilian infrastructure in the Ukrainian city of Odesa, media reports said.