Ukrainian Zelensky sees damage in restored towns; Russia hits the city’s water network

Ukraine says Russian missiles attack Kryvyi Rih water system Zelenskiy made a surprise visit to Izium, raising the Ukrainian flag The Russian and Chinese navies conduct joint patrols in the Pacific Ocean IZYUM, Ukraine (Reuters) – Towns and villages retaken from Russian forces have been devastated, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said, while a major city … Read more

Ukraine leader promises victory during visit to frontline town as Russia continues

Zelensky visits the liberated city He vows complete victory Ukraine is now under attack in both the south and east It faces Russian resistance on both fronts Biden says the war looks long-term despite Kyiv’s success IZUM, Ukraine (September 14) (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelensky vowed he would lead Ukraine to victory in its war … Read more

In the liberated town of Ukraine, locals weep with relief and tell harrowing tales

BAALAKLIA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Defended calm reigned after three days of fighting in the battle-ravaged town of Balaklya in northeastern Ukraine, but Maria Timofeeva said it was only when she saw Ukrainian soldiers that she was wounded by more than six. Months of Russian occupation is over. “I was walking away … when I saw … Read more