russia-ukraine war

Live Updates | Russia accuses Ukraine of border airstrikes

By The Associated Press Russian authorities have accused Ukrainian forces of launching air strikes on the Russian region of Bryansk which borders with Ukraine, the latest in a series of allegations of cross-border attacks by Kyiv on Russian territory. Russia's…

Live updates | 1,550 civilians evacuated from Mariupol

By The Associated Press LVIV, Ukraine - Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk says more than 1,550 civilians were evacuated on Monday from the besieged port of Mariupol in southeastern Ukraine. Vereshchuk said a total of 2,405 people were evacuated…

Live updates: US to welcome up to 100,000 from Ukraine

By The Associated Press WASHINGTON - A U.S. official says the United States will welcome up to 100,000 refugees from Ukraine as 3.5 million flee Russia's invasion. The official spoke on the condition of anonymity ahead of the announcement later…

Live updates: Biden to announce new sanctions against Russia

By The Associated Press WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden plans to announce new sanctions against Russia on Thursday while in Brussels for meetings with NATO and European allies, according to a top national security aide. Biden, who will take part…

The Latest: EU official accuses Russia of war crimes

By The Associated Press BRUSSELS - EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell is accusing Russia of committing war crimes in Ukraine, most notably in the besieged port city of Mariupol where hundreds of civilians have been killed. Borrell says that…

Russia keeps up attacks in Ukraine as two sides hold talks

LVIV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian and Russian officials have held a a new round of talks as Moscow's troops press their assault on Kyiv and other cities. Ukrainian presidential aide Mykhailo Podolyak tweeted a photo of the two sides meeting…

UN: 474 civilian deaths in Ukraine; 861 hurt

By The Associated Press The latest developments on the Russia-Ukraine war: GENEVA -- The U.N. human rights office says it has confirmed 474 civilian deaths in Ukraine since the Russian invasion began on Feb. 24. The office said Tuesday that…