Top 10 world news: China blames ‘forces with ulterior motives’, Ukraine says Russia will attack again & more

In response to a question about the ongoing protests in China, at a regular press briefing about the disaster, foreign ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said, “On social media there are forces with ulterior motives that relate this fire with the local response to Covid-19.” In other news, Ukraine, on Monday, said that Russia is getting ready for […]

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United States weighs sending 100-mile strike weapon to Ukraine

The Pentagon is considering a Boeing proposal to supply Ukraine with cheap, small precision bombs fitted onto abundantly available rockets, allowing Kyiv to strike far behind Russian lines as the West struggles to meet demand for more arms. U.S. and allied military inventories are shrinking, and Ukraine faces an increasing need for more sophisticated weapons […]

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Ukraine claims Russian shelling killed 32 in Kherson region since the retreat

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos and videos.  Russia’s retreat from the key strategic city of Kherson two weeks ago […]

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Kyiv hosts summit to promote ‘Grain from Ukraine’ initiative for vulnerable nations

Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky on Saturday (November 26) hosted a summit in Kyiv promoting Ukraine’s “Grain from Ukraine” initiative. The initiative is aimed at providing foodgrains to countries most vulnerable to famine and drought. Ukraine is a major exporter of foodgrains and Russian invasion had raised the spectre of global food crisis as foodgrains couldn’t […]

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Amid ongoing war, Ukraine marks Soviet-era famine that killed millions

Ukraine held memorial day for a Soviet-era famine that had left millions of Ukrainians dead. The famine had struck Ukraine, then part of Soviet Union in the winter of 1932-33. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky accused Russia of using the same tactics today. “Once they wanted to destroy us with hunger, now – with darkness and […]

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Putin offers condolences to mothers of soldiers killed in Ukraine, says Russia ‘will achieve’ its goals

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos and videos.  President Vladimir Putin on Friday (November 25) spoke to a group of […]

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Ukraine claims its forces killed Iranian military personnel in Crimea

A Ukrainian official has claimed that Iranian military advisers aiding Russia were killed in Crimea, and warned to carry out targeted attacks against Iranians if found in occupied territories and helping Russian President Vladimir Putin. The remarks were made by the secretary of Ukraine’s national security and defence council, Oleksiy Danilov, saying that the Iranians […]

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Russia blames ‘foreign and Ukrainian air defence’ systems for damages in Kyiv

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos, and videos.  The Kremlin completely denied Russia’s involvement in the latest missile strikes on […]

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Kremlin can’t imagine public negotiations with Kyiv as fighting rages in east Ukraine

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos and videos. World leaders have advocated for a diplomatic way to address the ongoing […]

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Missile that landed in Poland ‘came’ from Ukraine, but US says ‘Russia bears ultimate responsibility’

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos and videos. The Western leaders have admitted that the deadly missile that landed in […]

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