US president Joe Biden says he will  ask Congress for more money ‘to keep weapons and ammunition flowing without interruption to the brave Ukrainian fighters’.  Photograph: Win McNamee/Getty Images

Before Russian forces began withdrawing from territory around Kyiv at the start of the month, US war policy appeared aimed at delicately threading a g(...)

Pedestrians walk on a sidewalk  in Chisinau, Moldova.  File photograph: Getty Images

Wedged between Ukraine and Nato member Romania, the impoverished former Soviet republic of Moldova (population 2.5 million, the second poorest nation (...)

People gather in front of a damaged residential building at Koshytsa Street, a suburb of the Ukrainian capital Kyiv, where a military shell allegedly hit. Photograph: Daniel Leal/AFP via Getty

Fighting has reached the outskirts of Kyiv, following a night of missile attacks on Ukraine’s capital to prepare for a major Russian assault on the ci(...)

Sprinkling his speech with baseless and distorted claims, Vladimir Putin focused on a litany of grievances about Ukraine, whose right to exist as a sovereign state he openly challenged.  Photograph: EPA/ Aleksey Nikolskyi/ Sputnik

Vladimir Putin’s announcement on Monday night that Russia has formally recognised the Ukrainian regions of Donetsk and Luhansk marks a dangerous and u(...)

The crisis on Ukraine’s border and the related sideshow of a Russian sabre-rattling naval exercise off the southwest coast have served this week to remind us of the profound under-resourcing of the Irish Defence Forces. Photograph: Óglaigh na hÉireann

The ongoing crisis on Ukraine’s border and the related sideshow of a Russian sabre-rattling naval exercise off the southwest coast have served this we(...)

Ukranian president Volodymyr Zelensky and US president Joe Biden. Photograph:  Gints Ivuskans and Jim Watson/AFP  via Getty

US president Joe Biden has held talks with Ukraine’s leader over the Russian troop build-up near the border, promising that the US and allies will act(...)

Graphic: Paul Scott

Over the next 10 weeks, Inside Russia will bring reports and features from across the biggest country in the world, travelling through its 11 time zon(...)

Damaged apartments in the Nagorno-Karabakh region’s main city of Stepanakert on Saturday. Photograph: AFP/Getty

Nagorno-Karabakh said on Saturday that 51 more servicemen had been killed in the war with Azerbaijan, a sharp rise in the death toll resulting from a (...)

In this photo released by Ministry of Defense of Armenia on Tuesday, an Armenian soldier fires an artillery piece during fighting with Azerbaijan’s forces in the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh. Photograph: Ministry of Defense of Armenia via AP

The resumption of fighting in the disputed enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh has already taken a heavy toll. Each side – Armenia and Azerbaijan – disputes t(...)

Zdravko Krivokapic, leader of an alliance that includes strongly pro-Serb parties. Photograph: Boris Pejovic/EPA

Opponents of Montenegrin president Milo Djukanovic say they are poised to end three decades of rule by his Democratic Party of Socialists (DPS) after (...)

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