Is Russia trying to control the Ukrainian city of Kherson?



Is Russia trying to control the Ukrainian city of Kherson?

UK military intelligence said Russia may aim to exert a strong political and economic influence on the Ukrainian city of Kherson after initiating a currency change to the ruble and ruling out its return to Ukrainian control. Russia claimed a fire broke out at a Russian Defense Ministry facility in the Belgorod region bordering Ukraine.

Could Ukraine and Russia both qualify for the World Cup?

There remains a not insignificant chance that Ukraine and Russia could both qualify for the World Cup. It is not totally unprecedented for two countries engaged in active combat to play at the same tournament-England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Argentina all took part in Spain in 1982 as the Falklands War came to an end-but it is obviously s…

Is Kiev under Russian or Ukrainian control?

Most of the city is under Russian control. An unknown number of civilians and fighters remained trapped at the Azovstal steel plant, the last Ukrainian stronghold in the city.