Russia-Ukraine war: How Many Ukrainian soldiers die?

Russia-Ukraine war: How Many Ukrainian soldiers die?

Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, about 13,000 Ukrainian soldiers have died so far, a Ukrainian official has confirmed this. Mikhailo Podolyak, the adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, says that 10,000 to 13,000 soldiers have lost their lives in the war so far. It rarely happens when Ukraine gives information about its killed soldiers. This statement … Read more

Russian soldiers supplied with Viagra to rape Ukrainians: UN

Russian soldiers supplied with Viagra to rape Ukrainians: UN

The rapes and sexual assaults attributed to Russian forces in Ukraine clearly constitute “a military strategy” and a “deliberate tactic to dehumanize victims”, estimates the UN Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict, Pramila Patten. “All the signs are there,” Patten said in an interview with AFP in Paris, where he signed an agreement on … Read more

Crimean Bridge linking Crimea to Russia hit by huge explosion

Crimean Bridge linking Crimea to Russia hit by huge explosion

A massive fire burns on the Kirch Strait bridge connecting Russia to Crimea on Saturday morning, with footage showing several fully engulfed train carriages and two spans of the road bridge in the water. Images from the bridge showed a fiercely burning fire engulfing at least two cars of a train on the bridge, accompanied … Read more

People leaving Russia in Panic after threat from Putin

People leaving Russia in Panic after threat from Putin

Large numbers of Russians rushed to book one-way tickets out of the country while they still could on Wednesday after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a partial mobilization of military reservists for the war in Ukraine. Vladimir Putin speech Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered a televised speech on September 21 in which he announced the … Read more

How Russia completely control Ukrainian city of Mariupol?

How Russia completely control Ukrainian city of Mariupol?

Russia has claimed full control of the Ukrainian city of Mariupol, Moscow’s biggest victory in the war to date. More than 20,000 civilians are believed to have died in the coastal city after a nearly three-month siege. According to the Associated Press, Defence Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu informed President … Read more

Why Russian commanders are shooting their own wounded soldiers?

How Ukraine Treating its wounded soldier

A Russian soldier reportedly told his mother that his commander shot himself in the leg to get out of the war in Ukraine, according to an audio recording of a phone call intercepted by Ukrainian authorities. The Main Intelligence Directory of Ukraine’s Defense Ministry published the recording on Saturday. In the call, a man who … Read more

What is Ukroboronprom and its role in the Ukraine war?

What is Ukroboronprom and its role in the Ukraine war?

The Russian-Ukrainian war entered its 79th day as Russia intensified its offensive in eastern and southern Ukraine, Ukrainian state arms manufacturer Ukroboronprom said on Friday that they repairs $50.6 million worth of captured Russian equipment. Ukraine’s main aerospace and defence company also reported on May 12 that it had sustained damages worth over $3.4 billion … Read more

Why Putin suspended Russia’s top commander Valery Gerasimov?

Why Putin suspended Russia's top commander Valery Gerasimov?

Russian General Staff chief Valery Gerasimov has been reportedly suspended a top adviser to the Ukrainian president has claimed. Oleksiy Arestovych, the military adviser to Ukraine’s president, said that “preliminary information” suggests that General Gerasimov had been removed from his post, while Vladimir Putin and his inner circle were evaluating whether he should be part … Read more

Russia-Ukraine crisis: Why is May 9 so important for Russia?

Russia-Ukraine war: How Many Ukrainian soldiers die?

For the past few years, Victory Day celebrated on 9 May in Russia, has acquired the status of an annual event. Monday, May 9, Russia celebrates Victory Day, a date that commemorates the triumph of the Soviet Union over Nazi Germany during World War II. Every year, Moscow dresses up for an impressive military parade … Read more

What captured Russian soldiers revealed about Putin’s unplanned war?

What captured Russian soldiers revealed about Putin’s unplanned war?

The captured Russian soldiers at a war camp in Ukraine said that President Vladimir Putin threw them into battle without proper training. They stated that they are treated “like dogs” and receive no training. Private Vadim, 26, surrendered to Ukrainian troops after his convoy was ambushed just days after the invasion, saying the idea that … Read more