Protests against the zero COVID policy spread across China as a challenge to Beijing – POLITICO

Protests against the zero COVID policy spread across China as a challenge to Beijing – POLITICO

In a significant escalation of political unrest, protests against China’s strict zero-COVID policy spread to several cities and college campuses across the country, with protesters in Shanghai calling for President Xi Jinping to resign. After an eruption in the Xinjiang region, images on social media indicate that demonstrations have now broken out in Nanjing, Urumqi, … Read more

Ukraine warns of more Russian attacks as fighting rages in Donetsk

Ukraine warns of more Russian attacks as fighting rages in Donetsk

LVIV/KYIV – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky warned on Sunday that Russia was planning “new attacks” on his country. Moscow has attacked vital infrastructure in recent weeks, causing power outages and civilian deaths. Strikes last Wednesday caused the worst damage so far in the nine-month conflict, leaving millions without light, water or heat as temperatures dipped … Read more

Ukrainians brace for a brutal winter as Russia focuses on infrastructure

Ukrainians brace for a brutal winter as Russia focuses on infrastructure

Ukrainians brace for brutal winter as Russia focuses on infrastructure – CBS News Watch CBS News CBS News foreign correspondent Chris Livesay reports from Kyiv, as Russia tries to weaponize winter and freeze Ukraine’s momentum. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On

Russia continues to attack Ukraine’s power grid

Russia continues to attack Ukraine’s power grid

Russia Continues Attack on Ukraine’s Power Grid – CBS News Watch CBS News The Russian military is using winter as a weapon, targeting Ukraine’s power grid. With electricity cut, millions of Ukrainian families were unable to cook meals on Saturday. Chris Livesay reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live … Read more

Ukrainian refugees in Okanagan brace for Christmas away from home

Ukrainian refugees in Okanagan brace for Christmas away from home

For Ukrainians who have fled their war-torn country, the days leading up to Christmas will look and feel different. β€œMen who can serve in the military are not allowed to leave the country, so there are a lot of single ladies here with kids, so they obviously miss their husbands and fathers,” said Denys Storozhuk, … Read more

Kiev expects heavy snowfall as millions live on scarce electricity, heating – National

Kiev expects heavy snowfall as millions live on scarce electricity, heating – National

Heavy snowfall was expected in Kiev as of Sunday, with temperatures dropping below freezing day and night, while millions of people still living in and around the Ukrainian capital are still without electricity and heat. Grid operator Ukrenergo said on Saturday that electricity producers could meet only three-quarters of consumption needs, necessitating restrictions and blackouts … Read more

Zelenskyy swears Ukraine “cannot be broken” as Russia bombs civilians into darkness but runs out of missiles

Zelenskyy swears Ukraine “cannot be broken” as Russia bombs civilians into darkness but runs out of missiles

Vinnytsia, Ukraine β€” Russia’s invading forces have left Kherson, but they are still raining terror on the residents of the southern Ukrainian city. “I hate the Russians,” Lilia said after finding her mother’s body. Natasha was killed a stone’s throw from the safety of her home by a Russian missile strike. Lilia’s father also died … Read more

Russia escalates missile attack on Ukraine’s power grid

Russia escalates missile attack on Ukraine’s power grid

Russia escalates missile attack on Ukraine’s power grid – CBS News Watch CBS News Ukraine is trying to restore electricity as temperatures drop across the country and Russia escalates its missile attack on Ukraine’s energy infrastructure and power grid. CBS News correspondent Chris Livesay has the latest. Be the first to know Get browser notifications … Read more