Ukraine

Ukraine wants U.S. to tone down invasion rhetoric
Woman walking in Kyiv, Ukraine.
be cool guys

Ukraine wants U.S. to tone down invasion rhetoric

Biden tells Zelensky there's a 'distinct possibility' Russia could invade Ukraine in February
Civilian volunteer troops practice in Ukraine.
all eyes on ukraine

Biden tells Zelensky there's a 'distinct possibility' Russia could invade Ukraine in February

U.S. sends Russia letter on security demands: 'The ball is in their court'
Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
diplomacy

U.S. sends Russia letter on security demands: 'The ball is in their court'

Germany is a major wild card in Ukraine-Russia imbroglio
Olaf Scholz
Western Wrangling

Germany is a major wild card in Ukraine-Russia imbroglio

Could the threat of Ukrainian resistance deter Russia?
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Could the threat of Ukrainian resistance deter Russia?

Ukrainian defense minister says Russian invasion not imminent
Volodymyr Zelensky
'no need to have your bags packed'

Ukrainian defense minister says Russian invasion not imminent

U.S. working to cut NATO Europe's reliance on Russian oil and gas
Nord Stream 2 pipeline
gassing up the homies

U.S. working to cut NATO Europe's reliance on Russian oil and gas

Biden says no U.S. or NATO troops will be sent to Ukraine if Russia invades
Joe Biden
boots off the ground

Biden says no U.S. or NATO troops will be sent to Ukraine if Russia invades

10 things you need to know today: January 25, 2022
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki briefs the press on the U.S. response to Russia's aggression
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 25, 2022

Amid Ukraine tensions, U.S. puts 8,500 troops on heightened alert
Aerial view of the Pentagon.
all eyes on ukraine

Amid Ukraine tensions, U.S. puts 8,500 troops on heightened alert

Biden to discuss Russia, Ukraine with European leaders
Joe Biden.
let's meet

Biden to discuss Russia, Ukraine with European leaders

Russian threat complicates Olympics for Ukrainian athletes
Ukrainian athletes at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo
war games

Russian threat complicates Olympics for Ukrainian athletes

NATO sends fighter jets, ships to Eastern Europe amid Russia threat
French warship in NATO exercises
Europe on Edge

NATO sends fighter jets, ships to Eastern Europe amid Russia threat

10 things you need to know today: January 24, 2022
The U.S. Embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 24, 2022

State Department issues travel warning for Ukraine, as staff at embassy is reduced
Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks to U.S. Embassy staff in Kyiv.
all eyes on ukraine

State Department issues travel warning for Ukraine, as staff at embassy is reduced

Biden reportedly briefed by defense secretary on options for U.S. response to Russia
An aerial view of Kyiv.
all eyes on ukraine

Biden reportedly briefed by defense secretary on options for U.S. response to Russia

Russia plans to install puppet regime in Ukraine, says U.K. intelligence report
Ukrainian patriotic rally
pulling the strings

Russia plans to install puppet regime in Ukraine, says U.K. intelligence report

German navy chief who said NATO should give Putin 'the respect he demands' resigns
Vice-admiral Kay-Achim Schönbach meeting with German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht
sunk his own career

German navy chief who said NATO should give Putin 'the respect he demands' resigns

Families of U.S. Embassy personnel must evacuate Ukraine, State Department orders
U.S. Embassy in Ukraine
Everybody out!

Families of U.S. Embassy personnel must evacuate Ukraine, State Department orders

U.S. reportedly mulling Ukraine evacuation for diplomats' families
Kyiv, Ukraine.
make like a tree

U.S. reportedly mulling Ukraine evacuation for diplomats' families

Zelensky disputes Biden's 'minor incursions' comment
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
in reply

Zelensky disputes Biden's 'minor incursions' comment

Putin 'will move' against Ukraine, Biden predicts
Joe Biden
whose 'kraine is it anyway?

Putin 'will move' against Ukraine, Biden predicts

Blinken calls for a diplomatic solution as U.S. prepares to back Ukrainian insurgency
Antony Blinken and Volodymyr Zelenskiy
who's blinken first?

Blinken calls for a diplomatic solution as U.S. prepares to back Ukrainian insurgency

U.S., Russia to hold high-stakes talks on Ukraine
Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
give diplomacy a chance

U.S., Russia to hold high-stakes talks on Ukraine

How to raise tensions with Russia
A bomb.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

How to raise tensions with Russia

Amid tensions with Russia, bipartisan Senate delegation travels to Ukraine
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
all eyes on ukraine

Amid tensions with Russia, bipartisan Senate delegation travels to Ukraine

Ukraine blames Russia for cyberattack
Ukrainian military drill
virtual warfare

Ukraine blames Russia for cyberattack

NATO-Russia talks on Ukraine end in stalemate
NATO and Russian officials
Ukraine Strain

NATO-Russia talks on Ukraine end in stalemate

Russia moving military helicopters into position on Ukraine's border
Russian helicopter
Hella copters

Russia moving military helicopters into position on Ukraine's border

Russian demands are 'non-starters,' says U.S. diplomat
Chess pieces with Russian and U.S. flags
Jaw Jaw is better than War War

Russian demands are 'non-starters,' says U.S. diplomat

U.S. and Russia unwilling to budge as talks begin in Geneva
Antony Blinken and Jake Tapper
dead on arrival

U.S. and Russia unwilling to budge as talks begin in Geneva

Does Putin want to avoid war?
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

Does Putin want to avoid war?

Putin threatens military action if NATO rejects Russian ultimatum
Vladimir Putin
Putin's Red Line

Putin threatens military action if NATO rejects Russian ultimatum

Russian diplomat: NATO is 'balancing on the edge of war'
Sergei Ryabkov
The bear bares its teeth

Russian diplomat: NATO is 'balancing on the edge of war'

G7 to Russia: Invading Ukraine would have 'massive consequences'
Liz Truss at G7
feelin' so fly like a g7

G7 to Russia: Invading Ukraine would have 'massive consequences'