Explosions blast Russian ammunition depot in Crimea | USA TODAY

Massive explosions and fires ripped through Crimea on Tuesday, forcing evacuation of 3,000 residents as the Ukraine war appears to be spreading to the peninsula occupied by Russia since 2014. RELATED: Russia loses war planes during attack on Crimea air…

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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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Zelenskyy journeys outside Kyiv area to meet with first responders | USA TODAY

Ukraine’s President Zelenskyy visited areas partly controlled by Russia to meet with soldiers, police and other military officials. RELATED: Zelenskyy says Ukrainian monastery caught fire, destroyed after attack | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3zmk486 Zelenskyy visited the front lines Sunday in the…

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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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First lady of Ukraine speaks on Zelenskyy, family separation amid war | USA TODAY

Olena Zelenska, Ukraine’s first lady, says she and her husband, President Zelenskyy didn’t see each other for months when the war with Russia began. RELATED: Jill Biden meets Ukrainian refugees on Mother’s Day trip to Europe | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3PCzmv9…

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Russian soldier sentenced to life in prison for Ukraine war crime | USA TODAY

In the first trial of a Russian soldier for war crimes in Ukraine, Sgt. Vadim Shishimarin was sentenced to life in prison for premeditated murder. RELATED: Zelenskyy gives update on Donbas region, reveals more Russian attacks https://bit.ly/3wDohT5 Shishimarin, a captured…

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Russia’s defeat is ‘obvious to everyone in the world,’ says Zelenskyy | USA TODAY

As Ukraine continues to fight off Russian forces, the first war crimes trial of a Russian soldier began in Kyiv. RELATED: Zelenskyy thanks Biden, US for more military aid in Ukraine | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3L6SwFT Sgt. Vadim Shyshimarin, 21, allegedly…

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Biden signs lend-lease act to help expedite military aid to Ukraine | USA TODAY

The measure updates a 1941 law the United States used to help its allies during World War II, and will provide prompt military aid to Ukraine. RELATED: Biden announces $65B for high-speed internet expansion across country | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3FtwE6q…

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Russian airstrikes kill Ukrainians in Kharkiv, Lviv | USA TODAY

These are the first reported casualties in the city of Lviv since the start of the invasion in February. RELATED: Volodymyr Zelenskyy: situation in Mariupol “inhuman” as more lives lost https://bit.ly/3EolbEI Airstrikes by Russia’s military killed at least seven people…

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Zelenskyy warns of unconfirmed chemical weapon attack in Mariupol | USA TODAY

Reports of chemical weapon use in Mariupol are unconfirmed. More than 10,000 have been killed in Mariupol since the Russian invasion of Ukraine began. RELATED: Zelenskyy promises to bring Russians ‘to justice’ for invasion https://bit.ly/3jwqUig More than 10,000 civilians have…

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