ukraine war

Meta disables Russian propaganda network targeting Europe

A disinformation network originating in Russia sought to use fake social media accounts and sham news websites to spread Kremlin talking points about the invasion of Ukraine, Meta revealed.

US would welcome Russians fleeing military draft, White House says

Russian men who are fleeing the country to avoid being drafted into Moscow's war against Ukraine should seek asylum in the US, the White House said Tuesday.

Putin's nuke threats reveal his weakness — not his strength

No one can write off Russian thugocrat Vladimir Putin’s threats of nuclear escalation in his war on Ukraine. Yet they reveal weakness, not strength.

Sabotage suspected in breach of Nord Stream gas line linking Russia, Europe

The breaks in the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines caused natural gas to bubble up through the Baltic Sea.

Russian man lights himself on fire to protest Putin’s draft

The attempted self-immolation is just the latest in a series of protests against Putin's draft, as thousands of male Russians escape to bordering countries.

Send Ukraine tanks, endless, bipartisan political grift and other commentary

A look at takes involving global issues like the Ukraine War and more local issues like New York's public-union corruption.

Putin sends soldiers to border to stop Russians trying to flee draft

Security forces deployed to at least one Russian border crossing Monday as young men tried to flee President Vladimir Putin’s mobilization order that would send them to war in Ukraine.

Ukrainian first lady says US support 'vital' in war for 'all that we love'

"Please never stop your support -- it's crucially important for us, it's vital," Zelenska said in an interview on ABC's Good Morning America.

Matt Drudge slams 'dementing' Donald Trump for Ukraine war comments

The lead story on Drudge's news site The Drudge Report over the weekend included an unflattering image of the 45th president.

US warns Russia of 'catastrophic' consequences for nuke use after Putin threats

US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said that if Russia uses nuclear weapons, the US will respond "decisively." Meanwhile, Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned Moscow of "horrific" consequences if...