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#Invasion

# invasion - Thursday 22 September, 2022

Debunked: Protesters outside Russian embassy in Dublin were not chanting Nazi slogans
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: Protesters outside Russian embassy in Dublin were not chanting Nazi slogans

Sep 22nd 2022, 4:39 PM 4,279 Views 0 Comments

Putin claimed his invasion was to ‘de-nazify’ Ukraine

# invasion - Wednesday 24 August, 2022

High Court permits Cypriot firm to buy ships leased from Irish registered company owned by Russia
# Courts
# Courts

High Court permits Cypriot firm to buy ships leased from Irish registered company owned by Russia

Aug 24th 2022, 1:22 PM 13,724 Views 6 Comments

The proceedings were taken in a bid to beat the US deadline on deals with sanctioned companies and a later EU deadline.

# invasion - Tuesday 2 August, 2022

Ukrainians describe 'difficult' situation living in Russian-occupied cities
# Invasion
# Invasion

Ukrainians describe 'difficult' situation living in Russian-occupied cities

Aug 2nd 2022, 8:08 AM 17,286 Views 3 Comments

Several people living in three regions captured by the Kremlin described their experience under Russia’s new rule.

# invasion - Thursday 28 July, 2022

Five dead, 25 wounded in Russian strikes on central Ukraine
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Five dead, 25 wounded in Russian strikes on central Ukraine

Updated Jul 28th 2022, 3:00 PM 18,149 Views 30 Comments

The strikes hit two hangars shortly after midday local time.

# invasion - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

Gazprom drastically cuts gas deliveries to Europe via Nord Stream pipeline
# Invasion
# Invasion

Gazprom drastically cuts gas deliveries to Europe via Nord Stream pipeline

Updated Jul 27th 2022, 3:27 PM 30,660 Views 20 Comments

Meanwhile, President Zelenskyy said he hopes the UK’s Boris Johnson will not ‘disappear’ from politics.

# invasion - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Nato leaders denounce Russia's 'appalling cruelty' in Ukraine as Moscow threatens Norway
# War
# War

Nato leaders denounce Russia's 'appalling cruelty' in Ukraine as Moscow threatens Norway

Updated Jun 29th 2022, 4:40 PM 31,515 Views 23 Comments
  • Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has been invited to participate and will speak twice via videolink.
  • British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will urge his NATO allies to boost their defence spending in response to Russia's invasion.

# invasion - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

Russia vows 'serious' consequences over Lithuanian rail restriction on Kaliningrad
# Invasion
# Invasion

Russia vows 'serious' consequences over Lithuanian rail restriction on Kaliningrad

Jun 21st 2022, 3:27 PM 24,092 Views 26 Comments

Lithuania says it is simply adhering to EU-wide sanctions on Moscow but Russia countered, accusing Brussels of “escalation”.

# invasion - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

Global economy at risk of 'stagflation' sparked by Ukraine invasion, says World Bank
# Growth Forecast
# Growth Forecast

Global economy at risk of 'stagflation' sparked by Ukraine invasion, says World Bank

Jun 7th 2022, 9:30 PM 17,288 Views 12 Comments

The combination of weak growth and rising prices could trigger suffering in poorer countries.

# invasion - Sunday 5 June, 2022

Kyiv rocked by explosions overnight as Putin warns 'new targets' could be attacked
# Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk

Kyiv rocked by explosions overnight as Putin warns 'new targets' could be attacked

Updated Jun 5th 2022, 3:33 PM 34,235 Views 19 Comments

At least 11 civilians were reported killed in the Lugansk region where Severodonetsk is located.

# invasion - Thursday 2 June, 2022

'Russia controls fifth of Ukraine', says Zelenskyy as war's 100th day looms
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

'Russia controls fifth of Ukraine', says Zelenskyy as war's 100th day looms

Updated Jun 2nd 2022, 8:39 PM 26,684 Views 35 Comments

The Ukrainian president said Russia has captured territory that was ‘much greater’ than the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg combined.

# invasion - Wednesday 20 April, 2022

Wimbledon 2022 ban on Russian and Belarusian players slammed as 'unfair'
# Barred
From The42
# Barred

Wimbledon 2022 ban on Russian and Belarusian players slammed as 'unfair'

Updated Apr 20th 2022, 4:37 PM 24,025 Views 53 Comments

The decision was taken in response to the invasion of Ukraine.

# invasion - Thursday 14 April, 2022

Kremlin crackdown silences war protesters in Russia
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Kremlin crackdown silences war protesters in Russia

Apr 14th 2022, 11:20 AM 17,519 Views 14 Comments

The Kremlin has sought to control the narrative of the war from the moment Russia began its invasion of Ukraine.

# invasion - Wednesday 13 April, 2022

As it happened: Russia claims mass Ukrainian surrender in Mariupol, Finland to make NATO decision 'within weeks'
Live Apr 13th 2022, 7:55 PM

As it happened: Russia claims mass Ukrainian surrender in Mariupol, Finland to make NATO decision 'within weeks'

  • Ukraine halted all humanitarian corridors today saying it is "too dangerous".
  • Russia's defence ministry has claimed that more than 1,000 Ukrainian soldiers have surrendered in Mariupol.
  • Finland's PM said the country will decide on whether to apply for NATO membership "within weeks".

# invasion - Sunday 10 April, 2022

Ukraine's Dnipro airport is 'destroyed' in fresh attack from Russia
# Attacks
# Attacks

Ukraine's Dnipro airport is 'destroyed' in fresh attack from Russia

Apr 10th 2022, 6:00 PM 67,009 Views 39 Comments

Officials in Kyiv have said that Ukraine is preparing for “big battles” against Moscow’s forces in the east of the country.

# invasion - Friday 8 April, 2022

Zelenskyy: Devastation in Borodyanka 'much more horrific' than Bucha
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Zelenskyy: Devastation in Borodyanka 'much more horrific' than Bucha

Apr 8th 2022, 8:50 AM 23,970 Views 12 Comments

Ukrainian authorities are sorting through the ruins of towns around Kyiv.

# invasion - Thursday 7 April, 2022

As it happened: Ukraine prepares for Russian attack reminiscent of 'World War II' on Donbas
Live Apr 7th 2022, 6:00 PM

As it happened: Ukraine prepares for Russian attack reminiscent of 'World War II' on Donbas

  • The UN General Assembly voted to suspend Russia from the UN Human Rights Council.
  • Ukraine has warned residents in the east of the country to get out "now" ahead of a feared assault.
  • A Kremlin spokesperson admitted that Russian troops have suffered "significant losses" in Ukraine.

# invasion - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

US and EU preparing more sanctions on Russia after Bucha killings
# Invasion
# Invasion

US and EU preparing more sanctions on Russia after Bucha killings

Apr 6th 2022, 7:05 AM 8,924 Views 46 Comments

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy likened Russia’s actions to Nazi atrocities yesterday.

# invasion - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

Zelenskyy calls on UN Security Council to expel Russia or dissolve itself over Bucha killings
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

Zelenskyy calls on UN Security Council to expel Russia or dissolve itself over Bucha killings

Updated Apr 5th 2022, 4:30 PM 18,909 Views 23 Comments
  • Horrific images of corpses in the streets, some with their hands bound, have drawn global condemnation.
  • In a passionate speech, Zelenskyy urged the UN to "act immediately" to punish Russia or "dissolve" itself.
  • Zelenskyy then aired a graphic, 90-second clip of people killed in towns including Bucha and Mariupol.

# invasion - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Ukraine says it has regained 'whole Kyiv region' as over 200 protesters detained in Moscow
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Ukraine says it has regained 'whole Kyiv region' as over 200 protesters detained in Moscow

Updated Apr 2nd 2022, 7:23 PM 83,916 Views 31 Comments

Russia has been withdrawing some of its ground forces from areas around Kyiv.

# invasion - Friday 1 April, 2022

Russia 'regrouping for powerful strikes' as Putin threatens to turn off European gas supplies
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russia 'regrouping for powerful strikes' as Putin threatens to turn off European gas supplies

Apr 1st 2022, 7:02 AM 25,782 Views 29 Comments

The Russian leader has demanded payments for gas in rubles.

# invasion - Thursday 31 March, 2022

Ukraine preparing for new Russian strikes in the east of the country, Zelenskyy says
# Invasion
# Invasion

Ukraine preparing for new Russian strikes in the east of the country, Zelenskyy says

Mar 31st 2022, 7:00 AM 8,371 Views 9 Comments

“We will fight for every metre of our land,” the Ukrainian President said after five weeks of war.

# invasion - Saturday 26 March, 2022

Lieutenant General becomes seventh identified Russian general killed in Ukraine
# Invasion
# Invasion

Lieutenant General becomes seventh identified Russian general killed in Ukraine

Mar 26th 2022, 2:20 PM 34,078 Views 41 Comments

Lieutenant General Yakov Rezanstev was a commander of Russia’s 49th Combined Arms Army.

# invasion - Tuesday 22 March, 2022

Next wave of Ukrainian refugees will be more vulnerable, Oireachtas committee hears
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Next wave of Ukrainian refugees will be more vulnerable, Oireachtas committee hears

Mar 22nd 2022, 10:00 PM 19,097 Views 20 Comments

TDs and senators were warned that the crisis in Ukraine will also have a knock-on impact on the world’s poorest countries.

Tom Clonan: Russia has converted Mariupol into a pressure cooker of human suffering
# Opinion
# Opinion

Tom Clonan: Russia has converted Mariupol into a pressure cooker of human suffering

Updated Mar 22nd 2022, 6:50 AM 35,317 Views 27 Comments

However, the security analyst writes that the Russian military has been “mauled” on the approach to Kyiv.

# invasion - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Zelenskyy warns of 'third World War' if negotiations on invasion fail
# Invasion
# Invasion

Zelenskyy warns of 'third World War' if negotiations on invasion fail

Mar 20th 2022, 7:58 PM 65,586 Views 48 Comments

“Russian forces have come to exterminate us, to kill us,” said Zelenskyy.

10 million people have now fled their homes in Ukraine
# Invasion
# Invasion

10 million people have now fled their homes in Ukraine

Mar 20th 2022, 12:51 PM 11,139 Views 20 Comments

The UN gave the new statistics on the impact of the invasion by Russia today.

# invasion - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Ukraine latest: Evacuations continue as Russia steps up bombardment of Kyiv
# In Summary
# In Summary

Ukraine latest: Evacuations continue as Russia steps up bombardment of Kyiv

Mar 15th 2022, 10:30 PM 10,504 Views 3 Comments

Here are the main developments today on the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

# invasion - Monday 7 March, 2022

Zelenskyy warns Russian troops of 'day of judgement' for death and destruction in Ukraine
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

Zelenskyy warns Russian troops of 'day of judgement' for death and destruction in Ukraine

Mar 7th 2022, 8:44 AM 12,320 Views 1 Comment

The Ukrainian president said he will punish those who committed atrocities, saying the “only quiet place” that awaits them is the grave.

# invasion - Sunday 6 March, 2022

Russian gymnast's Ukraine invasion symbol blasted as 'shocking'
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Russian gymnast's Ukraine invasion symbol blasted as 'shocking'

Mar 6th 2022, 8:01 PM 96,672 Views 48 Comments

Ivan Kuliak’s shirt had the letter ‘Z’ prominently placed.

# invasion - Thursday 3 March, 2022

Andriy Shevchenko’s family opt to stay in Ukraine
# Dilemma
From The42
# Dilemma

Andriy Shevchenko’s family opt to stay in Ukraine

Mar 3rd 2022, 2:09 PM 6,856 Views 3 Comments

The former Chelsea striker said he was unable to persuade his mother and sister to leave the country following Russia’s invasion.

Uefa orders Belarusian teams to play at neutral venues
# Ruling
From The42
# Ruling

Uefa orders Belarusian teams to play at neutral venues

Mar 3rd 2022, 1:26 PM 7,327 Views 11 Comments

European football’s governing body added in a statement that no spectators will be able to attend the games.

# invasion - Saturday 26 February, 2022

As it happened: Fighting in Kyiv continues as demonstrations take place across Europe
Live Feb 26th 2022, 6:00 PM

As it happened: Fighting in Kyiv continues as demonstrations take place across Europe

  • After street fighting in Kyiv overnight Ukraine's president has vowed 'we will not lay down our arms'
  • Nato leaders have agreed to bolster their eastern forces as the EU and US announce further sanctions
  • Here at home, Russia's ambassador to Ireland says he can 'leave any time' as his expulsion is not ruled out by govt
The ordinary Ukrainians who have taken up arms to fight Russia’s invasion
# Resistance
# Resistance

The ordinary Ukrainians who have taken up arms to fight Russia’s invasion

Feb 26th 2022, 9:32 AM 126,500 Views 55 Comments

“They gave out the rifles, loaded them for us and here we are.”

# invasion - Friday 25 February, 2022

Taoiseach: 'Sanctions will have impact - but they won't halt what Russia is doing in Ukraine'
# Invasion
# Invasion

Taoiseach: 'Sanctions will have impact - but they won't halt what Russia is doing in Ukraine'

Updated Feb 25th 2022, 11:25 AM 29,773 Views 23 Comments

137 deaths have been reported as the invasion enters its second day.

'The pressure must increase': Ukrainian President urges EU to impose tougher sanctions on Russia
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

'The pressure must increase': Ukrainian President urges EU to impose tougher sanctions on Russia

Updated Feb 25th 2022, 10:00 AM 28,996 Views 34 Comments

A new package of sanctions were announced by the EU, but Zelensky said it hasn’t gone far enough.

'Higher than usual' radiation levels reported at Chernobyl after Russians seize nuclear plant
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

'Higher than usual' radiation levels reported at Chernobyl after Russians seize nuclear plant

Feb 25th 2022, 9:39 AM 27,020 Views 22 Comments

Ukrainian authorities said that Russia took the plant and its surrounding exclusion zone after a fierce battle.

# invasion - Thursday 24 February, 2022

Thousands attend anti-war rallies in Russian cities, hundreds detained
# Russia
# Russia

Thousands attend anti-war rallies in Russian cities, hundreds detained

Updated Feb 24th 2022, 9:40 PM 39,477 Views 43 Comments

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has been underway since the early hours of this morning.

Russian invasion of Ukraine: Here are the main points to know
# Explainer
# Explainer

Russian invasion of Ukraine: Here are the main points to know

Feb 24th 2022, 9:34 PM 171,905 Views 131 Comments
  • Russian troops have captured the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant this evening after a battle with Ukraine's defence
  • Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs is urging Irish citizens in Ukraine to shelter in place or leave the country if they can safely
  • US President Joe Biden has announced further sanctions against Russia.
Ryanair suspends Ukrainian flights as country's airspace closes to civilian operators
# Invasion
# Invasion

Ryanair suspends Ukrainian flights as country's airspace closes to civilian operators

Feb 24th 2022, 9:21 AM 17,105 Views 14 Comments

A number of the country’s airports have reportedly come under attack in the past few hours.

Russia faces 'unprecedented isolation' over Ukraine invasion, EU says
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

Russia faces 'unprecedented isolation' over Ukraine invasion, EU says

Updated Feb 24th 2022, 9:00 AM 45,887 Views 71 Comments

The international community has been quick to urge Putin to step back from the war.

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