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Russian long-range cruise missiles target space rocket plant in Ukraine

Russian long-range cruise missiles killed three people in Ukraine’s central city of Dnipro when they hit a space rocket plant and a nearby street, local officials say. About 15 people were injured and nearby residential buildings damaged. Dnipro’s Yuzhmash plant also builds satellites – with one launched into space by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company. Russia’s […]

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Brazilian model fighting alongside Ukrainian soldiers killed in Russian missile strike

A Brazilian volunteer soldier, fighting alongside Ukrainian soldiers, has been killed in a Russian military strike, reports claim. Thalito do Valle was a Brazilian model who was killed when Russian forces hit a bunker she was stationed at in Kharkiv. The 39-year-old, a sniper, fought against the Islamic State in Iraq before joining the fight […]

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Second round of talks between Russia and Ukraine scheduled for Wednesday: REPORT

The second round of talks between Russia and Ukraine are scheduled for Wednesday, Russian news agency TASS has reported. The talks follow the first round on Monday, which lasted 5 hours but resulted in no agreements to end fighting. TASS reported Ukrainian media outlet, Glavkom, disclosed the terms proposed by the two countries during the […]

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Russian shelling kills Indian medical student in eastern Ukraine’s Kharkiv city

An Indian student has been killed in shelling in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv, India’s foreign ministry has said. “Foreign Secretary is calling in Ambassadors of Russia and Ukraine to reiterate our demand for urgent safe passage for Indian nationals who are still in Kharkiv and cities in other conflict zones,” ministry spokesman Arindam […]

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Russia’s Invasion Of Ukraine: Missiles and rockets hit Kharkiv’s Freedom Square and opera house

Russian missiles and rockets have hit the cultural heart of Ukraine’s second largest city in what officials said was a deadly and “cruel” attack. An opera house, concert hall and government offices were hit in Freedom Square, in the centre of the north-eastern city Kharkiv. Freedom Square is the second largest city-centre square in Europe […]

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Ukrainian forces battle Russian troops on streets of Ukraine’s second city Kharkiv

Ukrainian forces are battling Russian troops on the streets of Ukraine’s second city Kharkiv, according to local officials. Regional governor Oleh Sinegubov said light vehicles had entered the city, as he urged its 1.4 million residents to stay indoors. The advance came after missiles rained down overnight. A nine-storey residential tower was hit, emergency services […]