Skip to content

News Feed

Ukraine Daily
News from
Ukraine in your
inbox
8:00 AM
Ukrainian troops downed 10 out of 12 Shahed-136/131 drones launched by Russia overnight, the Air Force reported on Dec. 3. The drones were launched from around Russia's port city of Primorsko-Akhtarsk in southern Krasnodar Krai.
4:11 AM
U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin criticized those endorsing "an American retreat from responsibility" at the Reagan National Defense Forum, emphasizing the necessity for consistent U.S. leadership to contribute to a world that remains as safe, free, and prosperous as possible.
2:29 AM
Russian forces shelled seven areas in northeastern Sumy Oblast on Dec. 2, the local military administration reported on Telegram. At least 22 strikes were recorded in the oblast over the past 24 hours.
5:22 PM
The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) said on Dec. 2 that it had requested Ukraine's parliament cancel the permission of lawmaker and ex-President Petro Poroshenko to exit the country due to a planned meeting with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban. Poroshenko claimed that the cancellation was for political reasons and hinted that the decision came from high up.
MORE NEWS

War

Ukraine war latest: Russian general, 5 high-ranking officials reportedly killed in Ukraine

Ukraine war latest: Russian general, 5 high-ranking officials reportedly killed in Ukraine

Key developments on Nov. 29: * Russian general reportedly killed by landmine in Ukraine * National Resistance Center: 5 high-ranking Russian officials killed in strike on occupied part of Kherson Oblast * Zelensky visits Mykolaiv, Kherson and Odesa oblasts * Kuleba meets with Stoltenberg, discusses Euro-Atlantic defense industry * Stoltenberg says Ukraine's ability to implement

Ukraine war latest: Military intelligence says Budanov's wife poisoned

Ukraine war latest: Military intelligence says Budanov's wife poisoned

by The Kyiv Independent news desk

Key developments on Nov. 28: * Military intelligence: Budanov's wife poisoned * EU Council approves further funding for training of Ukrainian soldiers * Ukraine, Italy start talks on security guarantees * Kuleba to boycott OSCE meeting over Russian delegation's presence * Parliament chairman: Ukraine to open office in European Parliament Marianna Budanova, the wife of

Ukraine war latest: Russia reportedly suffers 'some of highest' casualty rates over past 6 weeks

Ukraine war latest: Russia reportedly suffers 'some of highest' casualty rates over past 6 weeks

Key developments on Nov. 27: * Russian casualty rates' some of highest' over last 6 weeks, UK Defense Ministry says * Ukrainian resistance blows up car with pro-Russian Chechen fighters near Melitopol; * Ukraine reportedly hits aircraft factory in Russia's Smolensk * SBU says Kherson regional council member supplies Russia with fuel, food * Russian

Ukraine war latest: Russia's increased weapons production may lead to new attacks elsewhere, commander says

Ukraine war latest: Russia's increased weapons production may lead to new attacks elsewhere, commander says

by The Kyiv Independent news desk

Key updates on Nov. 26: * Shmyhal: Russia sold $1 billion worth of Ukrainian grain on world markets * Polish truckers to start round-the-clock blockade of border crossing on Nov. 27 * Media: Ukraine retaliated against Russia's mass attack with drones * ISW: Russian forces advancing in Avdiivka * Ukrainian forces defend positions on east

Ukraine war latest: Defense Ministry says $4.8 billion to be allocated for shells, missiles in 2024

Ukraine war latest: Defense Ministry says $4.8 billion to be allocated for shells, missiles in 2024

by The Kyiv Independent news desk

Key updates on Nov. 24: * Defense Ministry: $4.8 billion to be allocated for shells, missiles in 2024 * Latvian president arrives in Ukraine on official visit * German ambassador: New Patriot air defense system to arrive in Ukraine this winter * Washington Post: Russian, Chinese companies discuss possible underwater Crimean tunnel project

Ukraine war latest: Putin visits Belarus; Russian parliament passes budget with record military expenditures

Ukraine war latest: Putin visits Belarus; Russian parliament passes budget with record military expenditures

by The Kyiv Independent news desk

Key developments on Nov. 23: * Putin in Belarus for official visit * Russian parliament passes budget with record military expenditures * Russian state media: Russian propagandist killed in Ukraine * Media: SBU allegedly kills high-ranking collaborator in Belgorod * Ukraine designates German company Knauf as 'international sponsor of war' * Russian attacks kill 7, injure

Ukraine war latest: Germany delivers over 20 Marders; Military reports destroying 80% of Russian hardware near Avdiivka

Ukraine war latest: Germany delivers over 20 Marders; Military reports destroying 80% of Russian hardware near Avdiivka

Key developments on Nov. 22: * Germany delivers over 20 Marder armored vehicles to Ukraine * EU sends tranche of 1.5 billion euros in macro-financial assistance to Ukraine * Military reports destroying almost 80% of Russian equipment near Avdiivka * North Macedonia secretly trains Ukrainian soldiers * Ukrainian military: Dozens of Russian marines killed

How Ukrainian identity evolved since the Revolution of Dignity

How Ukrainian identity evolved since the Revolution of Dignity

by Kate Tsurkan

It was at Kyiv’s Independence Square on Dec. 1, 2013, when Ukrainians gathered during the Revolution of Dignity to express their outrage over violent police crackdowns against protestors the day prior, that author Lyuba Yakimchuk’s then three-year-old son first learned the patriotic national slogan “Glory to Ukraine!” “I

Ukraine war latest: Zelensky replaces Medical Forces Commander

Ukraine war latest: Zelensky replaces Medical Forces Commander

Key developments on Nov. 19: * Zelensky replaces Medical Forces Commander * Ukrainian teenager deported to Russia returns to Ukraine * Explosion reported in Russian-occupied Melitopol * Russian attacks on Kherson injure 6, including 2 kids * Defense Ministry: Russia has lost 7,000 troops over past week President Volodymyr Zelensky dismissed Medical Forces commander

Ukraine war latest: Ukrainian Marines say Russia has suffered close to 3,500 casualties in Dnipro River battles

Ukraine war latest: Ukrainian Marines say Russia has suffered close to 3,500 casualties in Dnipro River battles

by The Kyiv Independent news desk

Key developments on Nov. 17: * Ukrainian Marines: Russia has suffered close to 3,500 casualties in Dnipro River battles * BBC: 20,000 Ukrainian men have illegally crossed border since February 2022 * Zelensky: Kremlin planning campaign to destabilize Ukraine, potential coup * Dutch defense minister announces $2 billion of military aid for

Ukraine war latest: Russia lost 4,000 soldiers on eastern front in 2 weeks, commander says

Ukraine war latest: Russia lost 4,000 soldiers on eastern front in 2 weeks, commander says

Key developments on Nov. 14: * Commander: Russia lost over 4,000 soldiers on eastern front over past 2 weeks * Prosecutor's office identifies Russian soldiers who killed civilians, including well-known children's writer * Germany's Rheinmetall to provide Ukraine with 25 Leopard 1 tanks * EU provides additional $118 million in humanitarian aid for

Ukraine war latest: Media reports Defense Ministry to dismiss 3 commanders, ministry rebuffs claim

Ukraine war latest: Media reports Defense Ministry to dismiss 3 commanders, ministry rebuffs claim

Key developments on Nov. 13: * Ukrainska Pravda writes several top commanders to lose their jobs, defense ministry denies ‘some media reports’ * Russian shelling of downtown Kherson kills 2, injures 10 * Training center for Ukrainian F-16 pilots opens in Romania * Pistorius confirms plan to double Germany's military aid to Ukraine for

Ukraine war latest: Russia intensifies assaults near Bakhmut

Ukraine war latest: Russia intensifies assaults near Bakhmut

by The Kyiv Independent news desk

Key developments on Nov. 12: * Commander: Russia intensifies assaults near Bakhmut * Ukraine's military intelligence: At least 3 Russian officers killed at military headquarters in occupied Melitopol * Military: Russia escalates airstrikes in southeastern axes * Local authorities: Russian shelling kills 1, injures 1 in Kherson Russian forces have intensified their assaults near

Ukraine Daily
News from Ukraine in your inbox
Please, enter correct email address

Editors' Picks

Enter your email to subscribe

Please, enter correct email address

Subscribe

* indicates required
* indicates required

Subscribe

* indicates required
* indicates required

Subscribe

* indicates required

Subscribe

* indicates required
Successfuly subscribed
Thank you for signing up for this newsletter. We’ve sent you a confirmation email.