EU weighs Ukraine candidacy as Russia inflicts ‘hell’ in east

A partially destroyed educational and laboratory building at a Kharkiv college struck by Russian rocket fire EU leaders met in Brussels on Thursday to discuss making Ukraine a candidate to join the bloc, a “decisive” moment likely to infuriate Russia as its forces battled stiff resistance to advance in the embattled eastern Donbas region. Western … Read more

Ukraine conflict: Putin suffers huge blow as troops ‘pushed back’

Vladimir Putin’s war in Ukraine has hit an embarrassing snag today — but there are fresh warnings that he is unlikely to give up anytime soon. Vladimir Putin’s war in Ukraine has hit an embarrassing snag today as his troops were pushed away from Ukraine’s second city — but there are fresh warnings from the … Read more

Paris riots: Police kill two as protesters furious at Macron election

Police have opened fire, killing two, the angry protesters took to the street in response to the re-election of Emmanuel Macron in France. Violent scenes have broken out in Paris where angry protesters have taken to the street in response to the re-election of President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday. Police have told reporters they were … Read more

Volodymyr Zelensky slams Europe as NATO foreign ministers meet

NATO leaders are meeting for urgent talks as Europe is condemned for its hesitancy to slap Russia with further consequences. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky condemned hesitancy in Europe over barring Russian energy imports, arguing some leaders were more worried about business losses than about war crimes. The European Union is poised to implement a fifth … Read more