How U.S. troops in Germany are training Ukrainians to save themselves on the battlefield

CNN — Training is nothing new for the U.S. military: Applying a tourniquet, clearing someone’s airway, recognizing the signs of a traumatic brain injury. But for the Ukrainian army in training, training is literally a battle of life and death war on russia. For nearly a year, U.S. troops have been providing vital medical instruction … Read more

2024 Republicans field test their message — while largely avoiding clashes with Trump

CNN — as former president donald trump Although he heads to Texas on Saturday for his first major campaign rally, the handbrake remains on most of his potential 2024 rivals. Trump will be at the helm after he predicts he’s due to a relationship with hush money case Anticipation had grown for a possible indictment … Read more

The Future of the U.S. Tank Corps

Images of destroyed armored vehicles define the war in Ukraine. In the early weeks of the conflict, tanks seemed obsolete as mobile anti-tank infantry, precision artillery and drones repelled Russian armored columns intent on encircling the capital, Kiev. “Russian tanks are not doing well,” said William D. Hartung, a senior fellow at the Quincy Institute. … Read more

U.S. charges Russian spying suspect for allegedly using false identities to enter U.S. and collect information from U.S. citizens

CNN — The U.S. Justice Department announced Friday charges against a Russian national who allegedly entered the U.S. under a false identity and collected information from U.S. citizens about a then-imminent event russia invades ukraine. For years, Sergey Vladimirovich Cherkasov, a 37-year-old Russian intelligence agent, operated under the alias Victor Muller Ferreira, prosecutors said. Cherkasov … Read more

The Latest on the Russia-Ukraine War

Several civilians killed in overnight Russian airstrike: Ukrainian news agency A residential building is damaged after a Russian drone strike in the town of Rzhyshchiv in Kiev, Ukraine, March 22, 2023. Oleksii Chumachenko | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Several people were killed in Russian airstrikes overnight in different parts of Ukraine, Ukrainian state broadcaster … Read more

Estonia calls China’s plan to end Ukraine war ‘extremely unfair’

The permanent secretary of Estonia’s defense ministry said China’s peace proposal to end the war in Ukraine was “extremely unfair” because the plan did not respect the country’s territorial integrity. Beijing introduced twelve point peace plan In February. Kustisalm said it was the responsibility of the “wider international community” to help Ukraine. But he said … Read more

China-Russia relations are creating divisions within the EU

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, March 21, 2023. Xinhua News Agency | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images BRUSSELS – Relations between China and Russia are causing unease and division in the European Union, where some believe it is time to rethink their relationship with … Read more

Ukraine awaits chance to meet China’s Xi Jinping, but will Kiev’s voice be heard?

On March 22, 2023, Ukrainian soldiers drove a BMP infantry fighting vehicle to Bakhmut in eastern Ukraine. Aris Messinis | AFP | Getty Images Uncharacteristically tight-lipped about Chinese President Xi Jinping’s high-profile visit to Moscow this week, Ukraine watched as Russia rolled out the red carpet for the Chinese leader and waited its turn to … Read more

The Latest on the Russia-Ukraine War

Britain says Russia made progress in Lugansk Members of Ukraine’s 95th Air Assault Brigade defend an area near the combat front outside Kremina, Ukraine, January 12, 2023. Spencer Pratt | Getty Images News | Getty Images Fighting in and around Bakhmut, eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk region, continues to be in the spotlight, but in neighboring Lugansk, … Read more

Latest news on Russia and the war in Ukraine

Deaths reported in Kyiv after drone strike Kyiv in the evening. Nurphoto | Nurphoto | Getty Images At least four people have died following a Russian drone strike on the Ukrainian capital Kyiv in the early hours of Wednesday morning. Head of Kyiv’s regional police Andriy Nebytov said on Telegram that “another dead person was … Read more