1. Thousands of Ukrainians have been sent to Russian prisons. Ukraine says they’re being held as bargaining chips

    By Ivana Kottasová and Olga Voitovych, CNN “Dear mom and dad, I am alive and well. I am doing well. Dima.” Handwritten on a small piece of paper, this is the only message Halyna and Vasyl Khyliuk have received from their son Dmytro Khyliuk, known as Dima, since he was taken by Russ
  2. Ukrainian soldier on Russia’s plans to capture Ocheretyne – interview

    Ocheretyne is a Ukrainian village northwest of the town of Avdiivka, Donetsk Oblast. The Institute for the Study of War has recently confirmed that Russian troops marginally advanced in the village’s eastern part, while Bild Russian Service reported the enemy had allegedly broken
  3. Prosecutor's Office: At least 543 children have been killed in Ukraine since start of full-scale invasion

    By Kateryna Hodunova At least 1,839 children have been killed or injured since the start of Russia's full-scale invasion in February 2022, Ukraine's Prosecutor General's Office reported on April 18. According to the prosecutors' calculations , a t least 543 have been killed
  4. Ukraine war latest: Parliament starts considering updated mobilization bill

    By The Kyiv Independent news desk, Dinara Khalilova Key developments on April 10: Parliament starts considering updated mobilization bill in 2nd reading Germany delivers artillery shells, drones, armored vehicles to Ukraine Russian attacks against Kharkiv, Odesa oblas
  5. Military denies Russia gained foothold in Robotyne

    By Martin Fornusek, The Kyiv Independent news desk Russian forces did not manage to gain a foothold in the front-line village of Robotyne in Zaporizhzhia Oblast, Ukraine's Southern Forces said on April 10, denying earlier claims by a regional official. The village o
  6. #UkraineCounterOffensive on south front in #Zaporizhzhia region breaks thru #Russia fortifications west of #Verbove Advance seeking to break thru 2nd of 3 lines of months-long defenses Gen. Tarnavsky: Offensive to continue thru winter, seeking to reach strategic hub of #Tokmak
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  8. What Happened to Liberating?

    "Proxy officials in the Russian-occupied city of Melitopol in Zaporizhzhia Oblast have set up cell towers to eavesdrop on residents and search for "dissidents," exiled mayor Ivan Fedorov reported on Sept. 10." "According to Fedorov, the Russians are "keeping a close eye on the 'di