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Residents salvage what they can from an apartment complex that was bombed by Russian forces on Monday in the frontline town of Bakhmut in Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk region. Photograph: Finbarr O’Reilly/The New York Times

US president Joe Biden said on Tuesday that the crisis in Ukraine was a global issue which heightened the importance of maintaining international ord(...)

Vadim Shysimarin accused of killing civilian on February 28th while fighting in Sumy region in north-east Ukraine goes on trial in Ukraine for war crimes. Photograph:AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky

A Russian soldier has appeared in court at the start of the first war crime trial since Russian president Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine. Vadim Shysim(...)

Ukraine’s Azov Regiment is still holed up inside the Azovstal steelworks  in Mariupol and said Russia was bombing from the air and trying to storm it. Photograph: Stringer/AFP via Getty

Ukrainian forces reported battlefield gains on Wednesday in a counterattack that could signal a shift in the momentum of the war, while Kyiv shut gas (...)

A dolphin in the Black Sea off southern Ukraine. Photograph: Volodymyr Tarasov/Ukrinform/Future Publishing via Getty Images

Russia has deployed trained military dolphins at its naval base in the Black Sea – possibly to protect its fleet from an underwater attack – according(...)

The  Moskva. Although the missile cruiser  had two sister ships neither is in the Black Sea. File photograph:  Vasiliy Batanov/AFP

The loss of the flagship vessel Moskva of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet goes beyond wounded pride, robbing the military of important protection and capabil(...)

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney and his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba walking with Ukranian special forces and Garda ERU to lay flowers at a memorial wall in Kyiv on Thursday. Photograph: Department of Foreign Affairs

There is overwhelming support for the retention of Ireland’s current model of military neutrality, according to the latest Irish Times/Ipsos poll. Tw(...)

A woman cooks in a yard of apartment buildings damaged by shelling from fighting on the outskirts of Mariupol, Ukraine. Photograph: Alexei Alexandrov)/AP Photo

People in parts of Ukraine, trapped by the Russian invasion, are beginning to starve to death, the US has maintained. A senior US official also warne(...)

Ukrainians clean up debris after a residential building was hit by missiles in the country’s capital of Kyiv on Friday. Photograph: Lynsey Addario/The New York Times

Russian and Ukrainian officials met on the Belarusian border to discuss a ceasefire on Monday while invading Russian forces met with determined resist(...)

European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen marvelled strangely that it was happening ‘in 2022, in the very heart of Europe’. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/Pool/EPA

“Should I tell them to go f*** themselves?” A pause. “Russian warship: go f*** yourself.” These were the last words of the border guards of Ukraine’s(...)

Ships operated by Russia have been spotted in international waters off the coast of Ireland.

The core of the Russian navy’s Northern Fleet has been observed manoeuvring in and around Irish-controlled waters in recent days, ahead of planned liv(...)

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