Russia has asserted progress in its goal of seizing the entirety of contested eastern Ukraine as Kyiv intensified calls for longer-range weapons from the West.
Max Hunder and Conor Humphries
An Australian man has died while providing humanitarian aid in war-torn Ukraine, the Prime Minister has confirmed.
In a show of solidarity with a fellow country formerly under Moscow's rule, Lithuanians are clubbing together to buy an advanced military drone for Ukraine.
The Palestinian Health Ministry says Israeli forces shot and killed a teenager during an operation in a town near Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank.
The latest developments in the Ukraine crisis.
Russian troops have gained ground in Ukraine's Donbas, with Luhansk's governor saying its defenders may have to retreat to avoid being captured.
Natalia Zinets and Conor Humphries
The Al Jazeera news network says it will refer the killing of reporter Shireen Abu Akleh in the West Bank, to the International Criminal Court.
JOSEPH KRAUSS (Associated Press)
An explosive device hidden in a rubbish bin has killed at least four people and injured more than 30 others at a fish market in Yemen.
Russian troops are attacking from three sides to try to encircle Ukrainian forces in Sievierodonetsk and Lysychansk.
Pavel Polityuk and Conor Humphries
Palestinian officials have accused Israeli forces of deliberately killing veteran al-Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh.
The Democratic Republic of Congo army and Tutsi-lead M23 rebels have clashed in the country's east.
Djaffar Al Katanty
Russian troops last night reached the limits of the eastern Ukrainian city of Severodonetsk – with fears relentless attacks will turn it into ‘the new Mariupol’ and ‘erase it from the face of the earth’.
Russia has abandoned its assault on the Ukrainian capital Kyiv and is trying to consolidate control of the industrial eastern Donbas region.
Dozens are wounded and at least 14 dead after a series of explosions targeted two cities in Afghanistan, officials say.
Russian forces have seized the Ukrainian town of Svitlodarsk in Donetsk, according to officials on both sides.
Hedge fund manager George Soros says Russia's invasion of Ukraine ‘may have been the beginning of the third world war and our civilisation may not survive it’.
Russia has described the West's sanctions over its Ukraine invasion as taking "a dictator's position" and says it will focus on deeper relations with China.
Heavily armed militants have killed at least 50 "innocent people working on their farmland" according to witnesses in northeastern Nigeria.
Residents in northern Burkina Faso have been urged to remain vigilant after at least 11 civilians were killed in the latest Islamist violence to hit the region.
Decisive battles of the Ukraine war's latest phase are still raging in the south, where Moscow is attempting to seize the Donbas region.
Russian diplomat Boris Bondarev says he has quit from his role at the United Nations office in Geneva in protest at the invasion of Ukraine.
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