Western powers call for de-escalation in Kosovo
The United States and European countries are calling for a de-escalation of the tension in Kosovo. Ethnic Serbs in North Kosovo have been protesting against ethnic Albanian mayors being elected in a vote that Serbs boycotted.
Mother, child among dead in Kyiv strikes
A young girl, her mother, and another woman were killed during a Russian missile strike on Kyiv on Thursday after the air raid shelter they rushed to failed to open, according to witnesses including a grieving husband.
How Wagner Group recruits new members
Research published by Logically found Wagner recruitment information posted in 16 languages including Vietnamese and Polish.
Efforts to defuse Kosovo crisis intensify
The leaders of Germany and France will lead a renewed diplomatic push to defuse tensions in Kosovo on Thursday. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and French President Emmanuel Macron plan to meet the leaders of Serbia and Kosovo at a summit ...
Macron urges 'tangible' NATO guarantees for Ukraine
French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday called on the West to offer Ukraine "tangible and credible" security guarantees as it battles Russia's invasion.
Russia to close four consulates in Germany
Russo-German relations are at a new low after the German government announced on Wednesday that Russia will have to close four out of its five consultants across Germany.
Ceasefire in Ukraine 'not enough'; says EU
A ceasefire in Ukraine would lead to a 'frozen conflict,' says Ursula von der Leyen. The European Commission president suggested creating a group of "like-minded states" to provide security guarantees to Ukraine during a keynote speech.
IMF raises growth estimate for Ukraine's economy
The International Monetary Fund says that despite the war Ukraine's economy is performing better than it expected leading it to approve a financial loan package.
Kyiv bombarded in third wave of attacks
Kyiv endured a third attack overnight in less than 24 hours. On Tuesday night Ukrainian air defences destroyed 29 of 31 Iran-made Shahed drones launched at Kyiv by Russia.
Sudan army suspends truce talks
There are fears of renewed bloodshed in Sudan, after a diplomatic source claimed the army had suspended ceasefire negotiations with its paramilitary rival, the Rapid Support Forces.
North Korean satellite launch failure
A North Korean satellite launch on Wednesday ended in failure, sending the booster and payload plunging into the sea, North Korean state media said, and the South's military said it had recovered parts of the launch vehicle.
Inside a refugee camp for Sudanese in Chad
Despite reports of continued fighting, the warring sides in Sudan have agreed to continue a ceasefire. Thousands have escaped from Darfur into neighbouring Chad, finding a fragile and temporary safety.
Month of nightly air raids shakes Kyiv
Since the beginning of May, Russia’s targeted Kyiv with nearly nightly missile and drone attacks. In the morning, the damage can be seen in shattered windows and lives. People say it’s exhausting and frightening, and city officials have ...
Moscow hit by drone swarm, blames Ukraine
Russian authorities are accusing Ukraine of launching drone strikes in Moscow that damaged some buildings and alarmed residents. Ukraine, which has endured a series of deadly airstrikes this month, denies any involvement.
NATO deploys more troops to Kosovo amid violence
More NATO troops are on their way to keep the peace in Kosovo as tensions between ethnic Serbs and Albanians heat up. Recent clashes have raised fears of a return to the violence of the late 1990s.
Large scale drone attack hits Moscow
President Vladimir Putin says a series of drone strikes deep inside Russia are the work of 'Ukraine terrorists' designed to scare and provoke the country. Ukraine, however denies responsibility and some experts say it may be a 'false fla...
Scandinavian exercise prepares for Russian aggression
The Arctic Challenge Exercise is back for its sixth edition. Hosted by Finland, Norway and Sweden, the ACE is one of Europe's largest live air exercises. Approximately 150 different aircraft will be joining the exercise.
Sudan truce extended for five days
Sudan’s warring sides on Monday agreed to extend a shaky cease-fire in their battle for control of the country, after two key international mediators signalled impatience with persistent truce violations.
Drones target Moscow in rare attack
Russia has accused Ukraine of carrying out what it calls a 'terror attack' on the capital Moscow. Two are injured in this rare attack as more heavy Russian raids target Kyiv, killing at least one person.
N.Korea to launch first military spy satellite
North Korea will launch its first military reconnaissance satellite in June for monitoring U.S. activities, state media KCNA reported on Tuesday, drawing criticism over its potential use of banned missile technology.
Ukraine war comes to Moscow
Russia claimed that Ukraine launched its biggest ever drone attack on Moscow on Tuesday, but said air defenses destroyed all eight of the drones. It brings the 15-month war in Ukraine to the heart of Russia's capital. Meanwhile, Kyiv was...
'Relentless': Kyiv endures more air attacks
Ukrainian defense forces said they shot down more than 20 drones during a fresh wave of Russian air attacks on Kyiv early Tuesday (May 30) which killed at least one person and injured four others when their apartment building was hit and...
Outbreaks of violence in Sudan despite ceasefire
A humanitarian ceasefire in Sudan has been extended by five days. But the truce has already been shaky, with explosions and street battles continuing in the capital, Khartoum. Residents have been trapped in their homes, struggling to acc...
Kyiv under heavy Russian bombardment
A Russian air attack left civilians scrambling to find shelter in Ukraine’s capital, Kyiv, on Monday. Ukraine’s forces say they shot down at least 40 incoming drones.
Another night of missiles unleashed on Kyiv
Explosions were heard in the skies over Kyiv in a rare daytime barrage of Russian missiles and the Kremlin's 16th attack on the Ukrainian capital this month. People rushed to underground shelters and have been told by the mayor to remain...
Japan on alert as N.Korea warns of satellite launch
Japan put its ballistic missile defenses on alert on Monday, vowing to shoot down any projectile that threatened its territory after North Korea notified it of an imminent satellite launch.
Pyongyang prepares to launch spy satellite
North Korea notified Japan that it is planning to launch a satellite in the coming days. The action is being seen by many as a possible attempt to put Pyongyang’s first military reconnaissance satellite into orbit.
Kyiv pounded by biggest Russian attack yet
Ukraine’s capital was subjected Sunday to what officials call the largest drone attack since the start of the Russian invasion. The bombardment lasted more than five hours and killed at least one person. Ukraine’s military says its succe...
Russia unleashes record drone attack on Kyiv
A single-day record for kamikaze drone strikes have been unleashed on the Ukrainian capital ahead of the city celebrating 'Kyiv Day' in the largest attack since the start of the war. Ukraine's Air Force said it downed 52 out of the 54 Ir...