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As romance gives way to weariness, Europe lays bare its true attitude toward Kiev

It started as a tight bond that the two sides feel deep emotion toward each other. In less than five months, the strong emotion...

‘Hell on earth’: Ukrainian soldiers describe eastern front

By FRANCESCA EBEL BAKHMUT, Ukraine (AP) — Torched forests and cities burned to the ground. Colleagues with severed limbs. Bombardments so relentless the only option...

EU Countries Mull Curbing Visa-Free Travel For Balkan, Eastern European States Due To ‘Abuses’

Alleged abuses perpetrated by some Western Balkan states, as well as Moldova, Georgia, and Ukraine, have prompted some European Union members to raise the...

Have sanctions against Russia boomeranged?

BY BRAHMA CHELLANEY, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL With the Russian invasion of Ukraine...

Tide turns in the Ukraine war as Russia makes progress in the east

(CNN)Russian forces are arguably having their best spell since the invasion of Ukraine began four months ago. They have eliminated most Ukrainian defenses in the...

Attacks against police skyrocketing across the country; 178 officers shot so far this year

Attacks against police officers have skyrocketed, according to new figures. There have been 178 officers shot in the line of duty in 2022, the National...

US says Beijing has no reason to turn Pelosi’s expected Taiwan visit into a...

National security council says speaker has ‘right to visit’ after China warns its military would ‘not sit idly by’ The US national security council (NSC)...

World swimming bans transgender athletes from women’s events

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — World swimming’s governing body has effectively banned transgender women from competing in women’s events, starting Monday. FINA members widely adopted a...

Conscripts are being given call-up papers on the beaches of Ukraine as Volodymyr Zelensky’s...

Like many of his male friends, Serhiy no longer leaves his home in western Ukraine for fear of being sent to the front line...

The Energy Crisis Is Global

It’s not just Europe and the United States—eye-watering prices are wreaking havoc around the world. As Russia plays hardball with Europe’s gas supply, the continent...