The airport was closed for arrivals and departures, the agency said. Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said earlier the facades of two office buildings had been slightly damaged but that there were no casualties, TASS reported.
The drone attacks destroyed buildings in the port of Izmail and halted ships as they prepared to arrive there to load with Ukrainian grain in defiance of a de-facto blockade Russia reimposed in mid-July.
An understanding has been worked out between Turkey and Finland over Ankara’s security concerns. The United States had been pressuring President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to concede but Erdogan held out, and he is still holding out on Sweden.
China had said that it respected the United Nations Charter respecting the sovereignty of states, and that of course included Ukraine, but it refused to condemn Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s public statement about an hour-long phone conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday has created ripples of hope and excitement at least in Ukraine. Zelensky said, “I believe that this call, as well as the appointment of Ukraine’s ambassador to China, will give a powerful impetus to the development of our bilateral relations.”
As Europe gets ready for its biggest nation in the west of Europe to say goodbye under a nationalist leadership, and a parliament unable to control the executive at the other end of Europe, the parliament of Ukraine has just been elected with serious hopes for the first time since the Berlin Wall fell that
The push to impeach President Donald Trump ended with back-to-back votes in the House of Representatives, but many unanswered questions remain about the Ukraine scandal that set it off.
Five years after Russia and its proxies invaded eastern Ukraine, a fresh peace initiative is raising hopes of a solution to the Donbass conflict that has claimed 13,000 lives
Republicans and Democrats disagree on just about every point being made during the impeachment inquiry triggered by President Trump’s July 25 call with Ukrainian