What we know at the six-month mark of the Russia-Ukraine war | JUST THE FAQs

The Russia-Ukraine war has hit the six-month mark. Is there an end in sight? RELATED: Russia’s war in Ukraine has entered a new phase. Here’s what we know. | JUST THE FAQS https://bit.ly/3AffxTP Ukraine is on life support, Russian troops…

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Children killed in Russian missile strike on Ukrainian apartment | USA TODAY

An apartment bombing in Odesa is the second mass civilian casualty missile strike on Ukraine this week. Note: The strike was launched by aircraft in the Black Sea, according to Odesa’s military administration spokesperson. RELATED: Ukrainians returned in Russia prisoner…

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Volodymyr Zelenskyy reacts to Ukraine’s EU candidate status | USA TODAY

Volodymyr Zelenskyy finds hope in the possibility of Ukraine joining the European Union. Its candidate status, however, does not guarantee membership. RELATED: Ben Stiller meets Ukrainian President Zelenskyy https://bit.ly/3OHEIDV The European Union leadership approved Ukraine’s candidacy for membership Thursday, starting…

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Zelenskyy meets with European leaders in Ukrainian capital of Kyiv | USA TODAY

French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Italian Premier Mario Draghi met with President Zelenskyy in Kyiv, Ukraine. RELATED: Russian-backed separatists sentence three men to death by firing squad https://bit.ly/3OgNWHd French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz…

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Russia controls 20 percent of Ukraine 100 days after invasion | USA TODAY

The war in Ukraine reaches an unfortunate milestone of 100 days, as political leaders across the world condemn Vladimir Putin for his attacks. RELATED: Biden to send longer-range rockets to Ukraine https://bit.ly/3alN3OU On the eve of the 100th day Thursday,…

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Biden to send longer-range rockets to Ukraine to combat Russian forces | USA TODAY

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said the situation in “Donbas remains extremely difficult” as Russian forces continue to attack Ukraine. RELATED: Ukrainian couples, families reunite at Kharkiv train station https://bit.ly/392hx8m The U.S. will reveal details of a $700 million security package…

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US says Ukraine ultimately defines the end of war against Russia | USA TODAY

Defense Sec. Austin and other top military officials say they’ll continue to support Ukraine during the war as more countries step up to help. RELATED: First lady of Ukraine speaks on Zelenskyy, family separation amid war https://bit.ly/3MHznw1 » Subscribe to…

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Russian soldier pleads guilty during Ukraine’s first war crimes trial | USA TODAY

Russian Sgt. Vadim Shishimarin, 21, is facing life in prison after pleading guilty to shooting a Ukrainian man in the head. RELATED: Ukrainian soldiers evacuate Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol https://bit.ly/3FX3UTM Shishimarin could get life in prison for shooting the…

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Jewish orphanage evacuates as Russian military invade Ukraine | USA TODAY

Ukrainian orphanage evacuates 300 children, 80 staff, and 150 families as Russian military continues invasion. RELATED: Harris confirms NATO commitment amid ‘Putin’s war’ in Ukraine https://bit.ly/3hZSmnW The children joined a long stream of civilians scrambling to find safe havens in…

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Ukrainian boy with special needs adopted days before invasion | USA TODAY

Theron and Kelci Jagge were in Ukraine adopting their son just days before Russia’s invasion. RELATED: Ukrainian girl surprised with birthday party at refugee camp https://bit.ly/3MsSvxX The Jagge family is just one of many from the U.S. who have been…

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