Has war in Ukraine hit a turning point? Here’s what we know. | JUST THE FAQS

Putin announced a partial military mobilization aimed at slowing Ukraine’s counteroffensive. Here’s what we know about the state of the conflict. RELATED: Russian police arrest anti-war protesters after military call-up https://bit.ly/3SKwkpB Russia’s partial military mobilization aimed at slowing Ukraine’s high-octane…

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Blinken vows to not let Putin ‘get away’ with war in Ukraine | USA TODAY

Sec. of State Antony Blinken told members of the United Nations Security Council that they can’t let “Putin get away with” his invasion of Ukraine. RELATED: Democracy in peril, rising political tension, and what we can do https://bit.ly/3BYKWMn » Subscribe…

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Zelenskyy calls out Putin in UN speech, lays out ‘peace formula’ | USA TODAY

In a pre-recorded speech, Ukraine’s President Zelenskyy called for peace while asking for Russia to be held accountable for “crimes of aggression.” RELATED: Russian police arrest anti-war protesters after military call-up https://bit.ly/3BDjfXU Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy demanded that Russia be…

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Watch live: President Biden delivers remarks to the United Nations | USA TODAY

President Biden delivers remarks to the United Nations General Assembly for the second time as president. RELATED: President Biden attends Queen Elizabeth II’s Westminster Abbey funeral https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_YfK1lbVhc » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other…

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Ukraine captures Luhansk town, Zelenskyy says Russians are ‘panicking’ | USA TODAY

Ukraine’s counteroffensive continues to be successful, reclaiming a town in Luhansk from Russian troops. RELATED: Mass grave found near Kharkiv city in Ukraine, Zelenskyy says https://bit.ly/3RZS40B The Kremlin openly recognized a defeat for the first time in the midst of…

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Queen Elizabeth II ‘dignified but not distant,’ says world leaders | USA TODAY

Leaders from around the world weigh in on the impact Queen Elizabeth II had on them, her commonwealth and history. RELATED: Mourners form line to mourn Queen Elizabeth II in London https://youtu.be/BHkt2isy03Y » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch…

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Chimpanzee escapes Ukrainian zoo, returns on a bicycle | USA TODAY

A chimpanzee who escaped a zoo in Kharkiv, Ukraine, is back at the facility after zookeepers lured it in with a raincoat. RELATED: San Diego Zoo gives penguin orthopedic shoes for foot condition https://bit.ly/3AXoUaW » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh…

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International mission heads to Europe’s largest nuclear power plant | USA TODAY

A team from the International Atomic Energy Agency is on the way to the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in Ukraine after a nearby town was hit by Russian shelling. RELATED: Zaporizhzhia plant: Ukraine prepares for catastrophe https://bit.ly/3ToYyHp The plant, Europe’s largest,…

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US military vet helps safely remove landmines on farms in Ukraine | USA TODAY

Farmers in Ukraine were plagued with landmines in their fields until Ryan Hendrickson and other volunteers removed more than 300 mines in the area. RELATED: Zaporizhzhia plant: Ukraine prepares for catastrophe https://youtu.be/6BmAiw8hQnE » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch…

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Ukraine prepares for catastrophe at Zaporizhzhia power plant | USA TODAY

Fighting in the Ukrainian city of Zaporizhzhia caused power plant workers to prepare for the possibility of a nuclear disaster. RELATED: Ukraine’s Zelenskyy gets help from Turkey https://bit.ly/3QW9gmF Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and U.N. head Antonio Guterres agreed Thursday on…

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