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UK supplies sea king helicopter to Ukraine- DefMin. Reznikov

London: Ukraine has received a Sea King helicopter provided by the United Kingdom as part of its military support for Kiev, Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov said. "Sea King from the UK has arrived in its new kingdom near the Black Sea in…

Ukrainian military mulls withdrawal from Bakhmut

Kiev: Ukraine is considering the possibility of withdrawing from Bakhmut, also known as Artyomovsk, to spare troops and weapons ahead of an anticipated counter-offensive elsewhere on the battlefield, the Washington Post reported on Sunday, citing the…

Ukraine capital Kiev shattered by loud explosions

Kiev: Strong explosions rocked the Ukrainian capital on Saturday morning due to an apparent missile strike by Russian forces, authorities said. Several blasts occurred in the eastern Dniprovskiy district, and emergency crews rushed to the scene,…

Spain to train over 225 Ukrainian soldiers

Madrid: Spain will receive more than 220 Ukrainian soldiers for military training, the Spanish government announced. "Spanish Defense Minister Margarita Robles will receive 225 Ukrainian  soldiers and combatants at the Torrejon Air Base, who will…

Turkey summons Swedish envoy over protests against Erdogan

Ankara: Turkey's Foreign Ministry summoned Swedish Ambassador Staffan Herrstrom to protest the "terror propaganda" against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The ministry conveyed Turkey's reaction over the anti-Erdogan protests held by the…

America providing Ukraine 4,000 Zuni aircraft rockets

Washington: The United States is providing Ukraine with 4,000 Zuni rockets for use by its air assets, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Russia, Ukraine and Eurasia Laura Cooper said on Friday. "We are also committing 4,000 Zuni aircraft…

Ukraine’s GDP has record fall by 30.4 pc in 2022

Kyiv: Ukraine's GDP declined by a record 30.4 percent last year due to the Russia-Ukraine conflict, the country's Economy Ministry said, citing preliminary estimates. "In 2022, the Ukrainian economy suffered its largest losses and damage in the…

Prince Harry memoirs have stunning admissions on Afghan war

Kabul: Prince Harry has opened up in his upcoming autobiography "Spare" about killing 25 combatants during his two tours of military service in Afghanistan, the Sky News broadcaster reported, citing a copy. "I could always tell exactly how many…

Iran denies being a part of Russia-Ukraine conflict

Tehran: The Iranian foreign ministry's spokesman said on Monday that Iran is not part of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, rejecting "baseless" accusations against Tehran. "Iran is not a part of the conflict in Ukraine, and baseless…

Prez. Putin: West supported Neo-Nazis in Ukraine

Moscow: Western elites have been professing their peaceful intentions, including in Donbas, for years, but were in fact supporting neo-Nazis, Russian President Vladimir Putin said in his traditional New Year address. This year, in a break with…

Ukraine’s troops fire 6 missiles on Donetsk city

Kiev: The Ukrainian troops on Friday fired six missiles from multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) on the city of Donetsk, the Donetsk People's Republic's (DPR) representative office in the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the ceasefire…