NATO

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will announce substantial U.S. aid for Ukraine’s energy grid.
“We have no indication that this was the result of a deliberate attack,” said NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg.
Ukraine applied for fast-track membership into the military alliance just days earlier after Russia annexed four of its regions in violation of international law.
Roger Waters triggered outrage when he accused "extreme" Ukrainian nationalists and NATO of "provoking" Russia to invade the country.
The Missouri Republican opposed allowing Finland and Sweden into the trans-Atlantic alliance in the wake of Russia's aggression.
The move further increases Russia’s strategic isolation in the wake of its invasion of neighboring Ukraine in February.
President Joe Biden announced Wednesday the U.S. will establish its first permanent presence in Poland.
NATO leaders are meeting in Madrid amid what Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg calls “the most serious security crisis we have faced since the Second World War.”
A Russian Defense Ministry spokesman said Russian forces used high-precision Kalibr missiles to destroy the depot.
Ukrainian fighters extracted from the last bastion of resistance in Mariupol were taken to a former penal colony in enemy-controlled territory.