Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy praises Jessica Chastain as she visits war-torn country

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy praises Jessica Chastain as she visits war-torn country

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has praised actress Jessica Chastain for helping his country amid the nation’s ongoing conflict with Russia. The politician, 44, and Head of the Presidential Administration Andriy Yermak, 50, met with the American screen star, 45, in a closed format in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv on Sunday. President Zelenskyy thanked Jessica … Read more

Russian President Putin says Ukraine did not make good on preliminary peace deal

Negotiations took place in March, with both sides making proposals but without a breakthrough. At the time, Zelensky said only a concrete result from the talks could be trusted. Putin met Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran on Tuesday, deepening ties between the two countries who are both under Western sanctions. During the … Read more

Russian President Putin says Ukraine did not make good on preliminary peace deal

Negotiations took place in March, with both sides making proposals but without a breakthrough. At the time, Zelensky said only a concrete result from the talks could be trusted. Putin met Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran on Tuesday, deepening ties between the two countries who are both under Western sanctions. During the … Read more

Ukrainian girl, 4, laid to rest after Russian missile strike

A four-year-old girl killed by a Russian missile strike was laid to rest during an emotional ceremony in central Ukraine Sunday — as Moscow’s forces continued their onslaught, hitting industrial facilities in the country’s south. Little Liza looked serene in a crown of white flowers as she lay in an open coffin, with teddy bears … Read more

Zelensky challenges the world to help end Russia’s war by December

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has thrown down the gauntlet for the US and allies to help Kyiv bring an end to Russia’s war by December. The imperative is to stop the bloodshed. Ukrainian forces are suffering as many as 200 casualties per day, and Russian artillery has killed dozens of civilians in recent attacks, with … Read more

Zelensky challenges the world to help end Russia’s war by December

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has thrown down the gauntlet for the US and allies to help Kyiv bring an end to Russia’s war by December. The imperative is to stop the bloodshed. Ukrainian forces are suffering as many as 200 casualties per day, and Russian artillery has killed dozens of civilians in recent attacks, with … Read more

Exclusive: Zelensky says Ukraine will not give up territory for peace with Russia

CNN — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on Thursday that Ukraine is unwilling to cede any of its land to Russia, standing firm that a concession of Ukrainian territory won’t be part of any diplomatic negotiations to end the war. “Ukrainians are not ready to give away their land, to accept that … Read more

Ukraine’s president: Russia has become a ‘terrorist’ state

UNITED NATIONS (AP) – Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy accused Russia on Tuesday of becoming a “terrorist” state carrying out “daily terrorist acts” and urged Russia’s expulsion from the United Nations. In a virtual address to the UN Security Council, Zelenskyy urged the UN to establish an international tribunal to investigate “the actions of Russian occupiers … Read more

Volodymyr Zelensky appears at Glastonbury by video link

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky has appeared at Glastonbury to urge festival-goers to ‘spread the truth’ about the country’s conflict with Russia. Zelensky made his appeal in English in a recorded video message to tens of thousands of festival-goers in the southwest of England before the start of a set by The Libertines. Wearing his now-trademark … Read more

Volodymyr Zelensky leaves Kyiv to visit Mykolaiv, Ukraine

President Volodymyr Zelensky got a first-hand look at the destruction in the frontline southern port city of Mykolaiv, a rare trip for the Ukrainian leader outside the capital of Kyiv, according to reports. Zelensky’s office posted a video on Telegram of the visit to the city of roughly 485,000 people near the Black Sea, which … Read more