Ukraine and Russia live news: Six killed in Slovyansk, eastern Russia | war news between russia and ukraine

Ukraine withdrew its troops from the city of Lysechhansk in the Luhansk region, but President Volodymyr Zelensky says fighting is still on the outskirts of the city. Russia claimed full control of the Luhansk region. At least six people were killed and 20 injured in Slovensk after the eastern town came under Russian bombardment from … Read more

The Russians are pressing on the city of eastern Ukraine

Kyiv, Ukraine (AFP) – Russian forces have bombed the city of Lyschansk and its surroundings in an all-out effort to seize the last bastion of resistance in eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk province, Ukraine’s governor said Saturday. Ukrainian fighters spent weeks trying to defend the city and prevent it from falling into the hands of Russia, as … Read more

Russian missiles kill at least 21 in Ukraine’s Odessa region

POKROVSK, Ukraine (Associated Press) – A Russian air strike in residential areas killed at least 21 people early Friday morning near the Ukrainian port of Odessa, authorities said, a day after Russian forces withdrew from a Black Sea island that appeared to ease the situation. severity of the crisis. threat to the city. Video of … Read more

Most of the nation is on the wrong track, including Democrats: AP-NORC poll

Washington (AFP) – The vast and growing majority of Americans say the United States is heading in the wrong direction, including nearly 8 in 10 Democrats, according to a new poll that found deep pessimism about the economy. President Joe Biden is suffering. 85% of US adults say the country is on the wrong track, … Read more

Biden urges Western unity on Ukraine amid war fatigue

ELMAO, Germany (AP) – President Joe Biden and his Western allies opened a three-day summit In the Bavarian Alps on Sunday, they are determined to prevent the economic fallout from the war in Ukraine from unraveling the global coalition working to punish Russian aggression. Britain’s Boris Johnson has warned leaders not to give in to … Read more

Ukrainian army leaves devastated city for fortified positions

Kyiv, Ukraine (AFP) – After weeks of fierce fightingUkrainian forces have begun to withdraw from a besieged city in the east of the country to move to stronger positions, a regional official said on Friday, a four-month mark of the Russian invasion. The planned withdrawal from Severodonetsk, the administrative center of the Luhansk region, comes … Read more

WNBA’s Griner’s wife told The Associated Press that the scheduled call never happened

Sheryl Greiner said Monday that Britney Greiner tried to call her wife nearly a dozen times through the US Embassy in Russia on the couple’s fourth anniversary on Saturday, but they never called because the embassy’s phone line was not staffed. . The pair have not spoken on the phone in the four months since … Read more

US Open allows Russian tennis players to enter after Wimbledon ban

The US Open will allow tennis players From Russia and Belarus to competition this year despite the ongoing war in UkraineWhich prompted Wimbledon to ban These athletes. US Tennis Association CEO and CEO Lou Cher, whose group runs the US Open, said in a phone interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday that the US … Read more

Associated Press interview: Biden says recession ‘not inevitable’

Washington (AFP) – President Joe Biden said Thursday that the American people are “really, really disappointed” after two turbulent years with the coronavirus pandemic.fluctuations in the economy Now the price of gasoline is going up that criticize family budgets. But he stressed that recession was “not inevitable” and hoped to give the country a greater … Read more