The U.S. secretly modified the advanced Himars rocket launchers it gave Ukraine so they can’t be used to fire long-range missiles into Russia, U.S. officials said, a precaution the Biden administration says is necessary to reduce the risk of a wider war with Moscow.Continua a leggere su "Wall Street Journal"
Russian forces are putting pressure on Ukraine along a growing portion of the front line, with attacks coming in the Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia regions in recent weeks, in addition to the fierce fighting around Bakhmut in the Donetsk region. ...05/02/2023 10:44 Wall Street Journal
Moscow and Tehran are moving ahead with plans to build a factory in Russia that could make at least 6,000 Iranian-designed drones for the Ukraine war, said officials from a country aligned with the U.S....05/02/2023 09:58 Wall Street Journal
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said the situation in the country’s east was very difficult, as Russia pressed for territorial gains around the city of Bakhmut and prepared for an expected offensive in the coming weeks....04/02/2023 13:35 Wall Street Journal
Groups of volunteers play a key role in a battle taking place far from the war’s front lines: protecting Ukraine from Russian drones and missiles targeting the civilian infrastructure....04/02/2023 09:00 Wall Street Journal
Ukraine last summer stunned Russian troops with precision strikes from U.S.-supplied Himars mobile rocket launchers. Now an even more potent rocket system holds the potential to re-energize Kyiv’s troops....03/02/2023 05:23 Wall Street Journal
While executives aren’t breaking any laws if working at companies that aren’t sanctioned by the U.S. or its allies, Kyiv says their presence risks undermining broader efforts to isolate the country internationally....01/02/2023 05:30 Wall Street Journal
A city of some 80,000 before the war, the eastern Ukrainian city is now home to barely a few thousand who endure hardship every day, as Russian forces press forward house by house and bombard it with artillery....31/01/2023 06:45 Wall Street Journal