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# Ukraine

January 2024
Cabinet told 500 refugees arriving from Ukraine per week, as social welfare rates set to reduce
Four killed in wave of Russian missile attacks across Ukraine
Russian strike kills 11 people in eastern Ukrainian town as cross-border exchanges escalate
Ukraine says it cannot confirm if Russia used North Korean missiles after US claims
Ukraine hits Russian border regions with airstrikes in latest retaliatory attacks
One killed and dozens injured in missile attacks on Ukraine
Putin says Russia will 'intensify' attacks on Ukraine following strike on Russian city
Last year
Ukraine says it downed 21 of 49 drones after Russia launched fresh strikes
Six guided missiles had also targeted the northeastern city of Kharkiv, Kyiv said in a statement.
The fresh Russian strikes came a day after the deadliest attack on civilians in Russia since the start of the conflict in February 2022.
Both Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelenskyy are due to give New Year's Eve speeches today.
Tom Clonan: A defeated Ukraine would be a military and political disaster for the EU and NATO
Tom Clonan
Dozens killed in separate strikes across Ukraine and Russian city of Belgorod
Death toll after massive Russian missile attack on Ukraine rises to 30
Poland says Russia missile entered its airspace and went into Ukraine
Opinion: We are living in difficult times – but we must not give up hope
Karol Balfe
Russian drones kill at least six people in Ukraine and knocks out power
Sweden's bid to join Nato inches forward - but still faces key vote in Turkish parliament
Russian naval ship in Crimea ‘damaged in air strike by Ukrainian forces’
Ukrainians change Christmas celebration date to distance themselves from Russia
Ukraine: 'This is the second Christmas our children made just one wish, to see their Dad again'
Ukraine's military says it shot down three Russian fighter-bombers
12 people wounded in Ukrainian drone attack in occupied Donetsk
EU pays final tranche of Ukraine support, leaving country without European finance as of next month
Ukraine says air defence systems down dozens of Russian drones overnight
Govt flooded with queries about fake viral letter claiming Ukrainian men would be extradited
Leo Varadkar falls victim to a prank by two Russian comedians
Tánaiste accepts need to address people’s fears about immigration with evidence-based approach
Russia’s ruling party backs Putin’s re-election bid
Russia and Ukraine launch drone attacks targeting air base and Black Sea coast
Russia and Ukraine exchange drone attacks after EU funding is blocked
Explainer: Why did Hungary block the EU's €50 billion funding package to Ukraine?
Taoiseach expresses disappointment as Hungary's Viktor Orban blocks EU aid package for Ukraine
Ukraine says it shot down 14 Russian drones overnight
Varadkar stresses importance of Council meeting as EU leaders wrestle with Orban over Ukraine
Putin says goals in Ukraine remain the same and no peace until they are achieved
Social welfare rates reduced for new Ukrainian arrivals as new reception centres to be rolled out
A subsistence payment of €38.80 per week will be provided to those in state accommodation for 90 days.
The reduced subsistence payment will be made for the 90-day period, with an additional payment of €29.80 per child per week.
Minister Roderic O'Gorman says he doesn't envisage that homelessness will rise as a result of the new changes.
New reception centres are to come online next year.
Social welfare changes creating ‘huge stress and anxiety within Ukrainian community' in Ireland
Social welfare cuts and 90-day state accommodation limit for new Ukrainian arrivals agreed by coalition leaders
Cabinet to decide this week on social welfare and accommodation changes for Ukrainian refugees
Ukraine’s first lady warns of ‘mortal danger’ if West backs down over support
US Senate blocks international aid to Israel and Ukraine to push for stronger border control
Kyiv says it organised killing of pro-Russian politician near Moscow