Ukraine and Russia point fingers over damage to nuclear power plant | USA TODAY

Russia and Ukraine have blamed each other for strikes that caused shells to damage Europe’s largest nuclear power plant. RELATED: Russia’s war in Ukraine has entered a new phase. Here’s what we know. https://bit.ly/3BMo3vW “Suicidal” shelling of Europe’s largest nuclear…

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Brittney Griner shouldn’t have had to endure trial, White House says | USA TODAY

The White House is repeating calls for Russia to release Brittney Griner after she was sentenced to nine years by a Russian judge on drug charges. RELATED: Brittney Griner sentenced to nine years in Russia for drug charges https://bit.ly/3oV4D0f The…

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Biden, Xi phone call covers Taiwan tension, Russia’s war in Ukraine | USA TODAY

Tensions over Taiwan, Russia’s war in Ukraine and clashes over the economy dominated a call between President Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping. RELATED: US proposes swap with Russia to free Brittney Griner, Paul Whelan | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3cFoNIE Tensions…

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Johnson exits as British prime minister saying: ‘Hasta la vista, baby’ | USA TODAY

Boris Johnson leaves the prime minister position by quoting the Terminator, saying, “hasta la vista, baby.” RELATED: Prince Harry: ‘This has been a painful year and a painful decade’ | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3OkW2y7 Prime Minister Boris Johnson resigned as British…

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President Biden pressed on Khashoggi murder during Saudi Arabia trip | USA TODAY #Shorts

President Joe Biden affirmed his view on the culpability of Saudi Arabia in the gruesome murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018. RELATED: Washington memorial service for slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi https://bit.ly/3z7houl But Biden hedged when asked if…

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Biden announces strengthening of security alliance with South Korea | USA TODAY

President Biden met with South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol during his trip to Asia to strengthen the alliance between two countries. RELATED: Biden arrives in South Korea, kicks off five-day Asia diplomacy trip https://bit.ly/3wvOgMe The United States and South…

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Zelenskyy meets with top US officials Blinken, Austin | USA TODAY

Top US officials met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in Kyiv. Antony Blinken and Lloyd Austin promised more military aid to Ukraine. RELATED: Zelenskyy ready for talks with US officials on continuing military aid support https://bit.ly/3xRvgc7 Ukraine has repeatedly pressed…

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Garland indicts Russian oligarch, vows accountability for ‘war crimes’ | USA TODAY

Merrick Garland announced indictments against Russian Konstantinos Malofeyev for alleged sanction violations. RELATED: U.S. government seizes Russian oligarch’s $120 million superyacht in Spain https://bit.ly/3v5ZeX0 The Justice Department took separate actions Wednesday aimed at a top Russian oligarch, unsealing an indictment…

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Biden: ‘Very high’ risk Russia invades Ukraine in next ‘several days’ | USA TODAY

On his way to Ohio, President Biden warned there is a “very high” risk of a Russian invasion of Ukraine that could happen within “several days.” RELATED: Ukraine-Russia tensions: Why concerns of a Russian invasion are high https://bit.ly/3gVu7GE NATO allies…

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