Ukraine Faces Deadly Russian Missile Onslaught After Securing Tanks From Allies

Ukraine Faces Deadly Russian Missile Onslaught After Securing Tanks From Allies

By Tom Balmforth and Ivan Lyubysh-Kirdey KYIV (Reuters) – Russia pounded Ukraine with missiles and drones, killing at least 11 people, according to officials, after Western allies pledged tanks to Kyiv in its fight against Moscow’s invasion. Air raid alarms sounded across Ukraine on Thursday as people headed to work. In the capital Kyiv, crowds … Read more

Ukraine Dismisses Five Top Regional Prosecutors in Shakeup

Ukraine Dismisses Five Top Regional Prosecutors in Shakeup

KYIV (Reuters) – Five top regional prosecutors were dismissed from their jobs on Wednesday, a day after President Volodymyr Zelenskiy launched Ukraine’s largest political shakeup of the war. The officials, who were the most senior prosecutors in their respective regions, were dismissed “voluntarily” by Prosecutor General Andriy Kostin, his office said in a brief statement. … Read more

Nepal Plane Crash Searchers Rappel, Fly Drones to Find Last Passengers

Nepal Plane Crash Searchers Rappel, Fly Drones to Find Last Passengers

KATHMANDU (Reuters) – Searchers used drones and rappelled down a 200 metres (656 feet) deep gorge in west Nepal on Tuesday to search for two passengers still unaccounted for after the country’s deadliest plane crash in 30 years, which killed at least 70 people. Difficult terrain and inclement weather was hampering rescue efforts near the … Read more