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Russia-Ukraine tensions

Zelensky accuses Putin of trying to blame Kiev for deadly attack on Moscow concert

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has stated "miserable" Russian President Vladimir Putin waited overnight before publicly addressing Russians, only to accuse Ukraine of having a hand in the terror attack at a concert hall near Moscow.

NATO chief warns against underestimating Russia

Ukraine’s failure to breach Russian lines for the last year demonstrates that NATO should “never underestimate Russia”, the bloc’s secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg has cautioned.

Russia blames Ukraine, Western allies for military blogger bombing

Russia has blamed Ukraine, the United States and the United Kingdom for the bombing of military blogger Zakhar Prilepin’s car in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod on Saturday.

Blast derails train in Russian region bordering Ukraine

A freight train has been derailed following  blast in the Russian region of Bryansk near Ukraine , the local governor has said.

Russian police detain woman over bombing that murdered pro-Putin war blogger

A woman suspected of killing prominent military blogger Vladlen Tatarsky has been arrested, the country’s Investigative Committee announced on Monday. Russia says the attack was masterminded by Ukraine's special services.

US says Ukraine behind bomb blast that killed daughter of Putin ally

US intelligence officials allege Ukraine was responsible for the recent car bomb blast that killed the daughter of a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, The New York Times reported.

UN calls for investigation into murder of Russian philosopher’s daughter

The United Nations is calling for “an investigation to establish the facts” behind Russian journalist Darya Dugina’s violent death, Stephane Dujarric, the spokesman for the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, told reporters.

Russia says Ukraine behind murder of prominent philosopher’s daughter, Kiev denies

Ukraine's special services are behind the murder of Daria Dugina, and the perpetrator of the crime is Natalya Vovk, a Ukrainian national, the Federal Security Service (Russian acronym FSB) has concluded. Ukraine has denied involvement in the murder.

Ukraine denies involvement in murder of daughter of prominent Russian philosopher

Kiev is not involved in a car blast killing Russian journalist and political analyst Darya Dugina, advisor to the Ukrainian presidential office Mikhail Podolyak has said.

Iran’s calls for political solution to Ukraine crisis

The Iranian foreign minister, in a phone conversation with his Russia counterpart, has called of a political solution to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.

Khatibzadeh: Iran trying to get nationals out of Ukraine

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman says the Islamic Republic is trying to get Iranian nationals from parts of Ukraine with several private flights.

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