Russo-Ukrainian War

Russian troops are joining Wagner mercenaries in grinding push for Bakhmut
Bakhmut, Ukraine
Attrition

Russian troops are joining Wagner mercenaries in grinding push for Bakhmut

The U.S. gave Ukraine tanks. Are jets next?
Jet fighters.
Briefing

The U.S. gave Ukraine tanks. Are jets next?

U.S. firm offers Ukraine 2 Reaper drones for $1, plus $10 million in shipping
MQ-9 Reaper drone
Fine Print

U.S. firm offers Ukraine 2 Reaper drones for $1, plus $10 million in shipping

Former U.S. generals explain how U.S. and German tanks can help Ukraine
Leopard 2 battle tanks
Many tanks

Former U.S. generals explain how U.S. and German tanks can help Ukraine

Can climate change lose Russia the war in Ukraine?
A destroyed Russian tank
Briefing

Can climate change lose Russia the war in Ukraine?

Why Turkey is blocking NATO's expansion
Turkey, Finland, and Sweden.
Briefing

Why Turkey is blocking NATO's expansion

Germany confirms plan to arm Ukraine with Leopard tanks
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz.
tanks incoming

Germany confirms plan to arm Ukraine with Leopard tanks

What if Russia uses nukes?
Vladimir Putin.
Briefing

What if Russia uses nukes?

U.S. will reportedly send about 30 Abrams tanks to Ukraine
M1 Abrams battle tanks in Poland
Yes Tanks

U.S. will reportedly send about 30 Abrams tanks to Ukraine

Can Putin survive?
Vladimir Putin.
In depth

Can Putin survive?

Germany won't stop allies from giving Leopard tanks to Ukraine, official says
German Leopard II tank
Tanks

Germany won't stop allies from giving Leopard tanks to Ukraine, official says

CIA director reportedly visits Kyiv to update Ukraine on Russia's war plans
CIA Director William Burns
Spy vs Spy

CIA director reportedly visits Kyiv to update Ukraine on Russia's war plans

Ukraine's volunteer foreign fighters include many vets who struggled with civilian life
A Canadian volunteer fighter in Ukraine.
returning to war

Ukraine's volunteer foreign fighters include many vets who struggled with civilian life

Ukraine's interior minister, 17 others killed in helicopter crash near Kyiv
Helicopter crash near Kyiv that killed interior minister, children
Noted

Ukraine's interior minister, 17 others killed in helicopter crash near Kyiv

Russia's weaponization of gas exports to neuter Europe on Ukraine is backfiring
Anti-Russia protest in Germany
Bad Bets

Russia's weaponization of gas exports to neuter Europe on Ukraine is backfiring

Why Western tanks might help Ukraine beat Russia
The Ukrainian flag.
Briefing

Why Western tanks might help Ukraine beat Russia

Russia's Wagner mercenaries claim bloody, disputed win in Ukraine's Soledar
Soledar, Ukraine
'This is what madness looks like'

Russia's Wagner mercenaries claim bloody, disputed win in Ukraine's Soledar

Pentagon plans to train Ukrainians on Patriot missile system at U.S. army base
US Patriot Missile system at the Border town of Rzeszow close to the Ukrainian border, in Rzeszow Subcarpathian Voivodeship Poland
a class in democracy

Pentagon plans to train Ukrainians on Patriot missile system at U.S. army base

Ukraine, war reporters dismiss Kremlin claim of deadly 'retaliatory' strike
BBC News in Bakhmut, Ukraine
Sad!

Ukraine, war reporters dismiss Kremlin claim of deadly 'retaliatory' strike

Ukraine claims 1,200 Russian casualties in week of artillery, missile strikes
Ukrainian artillery
Numbers

Ukraine claims 1,200 Russian casualties in week of artillery, missile strikes

Following deadly Ukrainian attack, Russia puts blame on its own soldiers
The aftermath of an attack by Ukraine in the Donetsk region.
Playing the Blame Game

Following deadly Ukrainian attack, Russia puts blame on its own soldiers

Russian military bloggers say 100s killed in Ukrainian strike on Makiivka
Russian vehicle buried by Ukraine HIMARS strike
Death by HIMARS

Russian military bloggers say 100s killed in Ukrainian strike on Makiivka

Ukraine downs New Year's wave of Russian drones and launches deadly attack
Destroyed house in Kyiv
New year, same conflict

Ukraine downs New Year's wave of Russian drones and launches deadly attack

10 things you need to know today: January 1, 2023
Revelers celebrate 2023 in Times Square
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 1, 2023

Putin and Xi reaffirm Russia-China relations amid unrest
Xi and Putin virtual meeting
friends among foes

Putin and Xi reaffirm Russia-China relations amid unrest

10 things you need to know today: December 26, 2022
A Christmas tree on the beach in Newport Beach, California.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 26, 2022

Why Russia is relying on Wagner Group mercenaries in Ukraine
Vladimir Putin.
Briefing

Why Russia is relying on Wagner Group mercenaries in Ukraine

'Your money is not charity': Zelensky delivers speech to enthusiastic Congress
Volodymyr Zelenksy addresses Congress
18 Ovations

'Your money is not charity': Zelensky delivers speech to enthusiastic Congress

Zelensky presents Biden with Ukrainian military medal
Zelensky and Biden at White House
Prize Possession

Zelensky presents Biden with Ukrainian military medal

Biden will announce Patriot missiles for Ukraine during Zelensky visit
Volodymyr Zelensky
Arsenal of Democracy

Biden will announce Patriot missiles for Ukraine during Zelensky visit

Report: Zelensky to visit U.S. and address Congress
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
Welcoming An Ally

Report: Zelensky to visit U.S. and address Congress

Putin, Lukashenko meet as Ukraine fears Moscow could launch offensive from Belarus
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko.
all eyes on putin

Putin, Lukashenko meet as Ukraine fears Moscow could launch offensive from Belarus

FIFA snubs Zelensky over World Cup peace message: Report
FIFA President Gianni Infantino speaks at a press conference.
there's no war in soccer

FIFA snubs Zelensky over World Cup peace message: Report

Ukraine's Zelensky tells Letterman a Russia joke during Kyiv interview
David Letterman and Volodymyr Zelensky
Dark Comedy

Ukraine's Zelensky tells Letterman a Russia joke during Kyiv interview

Santa saves Christmas and Ukraine on Colbert's Christmas special
Colbert Christmas Special
Last Night on Late Night

Santa saves Christmas and Ukraine on Colbert's Christmas special