• Ukraine works to restore power after bruising Russian attack

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    By HANNA ARHIROVA
    Associated Press
    KYIV, Ukraine - About 70% of the Ukrainian capital was left without power, Kyiv's mayor said Thursday, a day after Moscow unleashed yet another devastating missile and drone barrage on Ukraine's energy infrastructure.
    Wednesday's renewed Russian attack on Ukrainian infrastructure caused power outages across large parts of the country, further hobbling Ukraine's already battered power network and adding to the misery for civilians as temperatures plunge. The strikes also caused power outages in neighboring Moldova.
    Russia has been targeting Ukraine's power...
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  • After Russian retreat, Ukrainian military plans next move

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    By SAM MEDNICK
    Associated Press
    KHERSON, Ukraine - The Ukrainian sniper adjusted his scope and fired a.50-caliber bullet at a Russian soldier across the Dnieper River. Earlier, another Ukrainian used a drone to scan for Russian troops.
    Two weeks after retreating from the southern city of Kherson, Russia is pounding the town with artillery as it digs in across the Dnieper River.
    Ukraine is striking back at Russian troops with its own long-distance weapons, and Ukrainian officers say they want to capitalize on their momentum.
    The Russian withdrawal from the only provincial capital it gained...
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