29 Mar 2022

Ukraine Suffers Significant Internet Disruption Following Cyber-Attack

Ukraine’s national telecommunications provider, Ukrtelecom, has suffered from a significant cyberattack that led to a severe disruption to internet connectivity in the region. Ukrtelecom provides fixed internet for a large portion of Ukraine’s geographical area. The telecom confirmed the incident yesterday and reported that it is gradually restoring connectivity after

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22 Mar 2022

Russia Relies Increasingly on Missiles, Artillery to Pressure Ukraine

Russia’s military offensive against Ukraine has reportedly shifted to compel Ukraine to relinquish claims to just its southern and eastern territories. As Russian attacks strike Kyiv, Odessa, and other locations across the country, Russia issued a demand to surrender the embattled city of Mariupol, a port city, where intense fighting

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24 Feb 2022

Ukraine vows defiance as Russia launches major invasion

On Thursday, Russia launched an unprecedented military invasion against Ukraine that has already left dozens dead, prompting international condemnation. Western leaders have vowed their unity with Kyiv, however, US President Joe Biden has proclaimed that he would not send US forces to fight the Russian army in Ukraine. Early Thursday,

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22 Feb 2022

Russia orders troops into Ukrainian rebel-held regions

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered troops to occupy two rebel-held regions in eastern Ukraine, claiming that they are recognized as independent states. Russia stated that the troops will act as peacekeeping forces in the regions, which the country has backed since 2014. The troops have not been deployed yet,

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25 Jan 2022

US troops on alert as West voices unity

US President Joe Biden released a statement confirming total unanimity with European leaders regarding Russia’s controversial troop build-up on the border with Ukraine. Western powers reportedly agreed to unprecedented sanctions against Russia if it were to invade during crisis talks on Monday. The US has placed 8,500 troops on “high

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07 Dec 2021

Western leaders urge Russia to lower Ukraine tensions

The US, UK, France, Germany, and Italy have pledged to use tools at their disposal to back Ukraine amid fears of a Russian invasion. Western powers have called on Russia to lower tensions with Ukraine over the past few weeks as the situation escalates. Moscow has denied any plans to

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