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Newcastle couple making a difference in war-torn Ukraine

A lot of people talk about making a difference in someone else’s life, but few follow through that mindset with any kind of conviction.

Yurii Chuchenko: From war-torn Ukraine to festival host

He fled war-torn Ukraine for a better life. Five months after his arrival in the Hunter Yurii Chuchenko has found a new gig.

Ukraine admits ‘Ghost of Kyiv’ is a myth

Ukraine's air force has admitted the Ghost of Kyiv - a military hero and an ace fighter pilot - is a super-hero legend created by Ukrainians.

Russia warns of serious nuclear war risks

The risks of nuclear war are "considerable" over the Ukraine conflict, Russia's foreign minister says, as he accuses NATO of waging a proxy war through Kyiv.

Political leaders link war in Ukraine with Anzac spirit

With day 15 of the federal election campaign falling on Anzac Day, political leaders have paused to reflect on the fight for freedom.

Pope decries Russia’s ‘cruel and senseless’ war in Ukraine

Pope Francis has urged leaders to hear the people's plea for peace in Ukraine and implicitly criticised Russia for dragging the country into a "cruel and senseless" conflict.

Russian attacks on Mariupol may scupper peace talks: Ukraine

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has threatened to withdraw from the ongoing peace talks with Russia if Ukrainian fighters trapped in the port city of Mariupol are killed by the Russian forces besieging the city.

Chemical weapons fears in Ukraine port city of Mariupol

Civilians have fled areas of eastern Ukraine ahead of an anticipated Russian offensive, while Kyiv says it's checking reports that Russian forces used chemical weapons in the besieged port city of Mariupol.
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