This is what the ‘Russification’ of Ukraine’s education system looks like in occupied areas:

This is what the ‘Russification’ of Ukraine’s education system looks like in occupied areas:

The troops held her husband and daughter at gunpoint, but the 48-year-old told CNN she knew it was her they’d come for. As a school principal, she believes they saw her as the enemy. “They were searching everywhere, even the drains and outdoor toilet,” she explained. “They found schoolbooks and tutorials for Ukrainian language.” Nina … Read more

Timeline: Week 11 of Russia war in Ukraine | Russia-Ukraine war News:

Timeline:  Week 11 of Russia war in Ukraine |  Russia-Ukraine war News:

The 11th week of the Russian invasion of Ukraine saw Kyiv’s forces mount a counteroffensive. Ukrainian troops have recaptured towns to the north and east of the country second city Kharkiv, in eastern Ukraine. Hundreds of civilians were evacuated from the besieged Azovstal steel plant in the Russian-occupied port city of Mariupol, and the European … Read more

Dozens feared dead after Russian bomb levels Ukraine school:

Dozens feared dead after Russian bomb levels Ukraine school:

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (AP) – Dozens of Ukrainians were feared dead Sunday after a Russian bomb flattened a school sheltering about 90 people in its basement, while Ukrainian troops refused to surrender at a besieged steel plant that Moscow’s invading forces sped to seize before Russian Victory Day holiday:. The governor of Luhansk province, one of … Read more

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what did not happen this week:

NOT REAL NEWS:  A look at what did not happen this week:

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ Posts misrepresent outdated UK guidance on COVID-19 vaccines: CLAIM: A document shows that … Read more

Amazon tribes turn the tables on intruders with social media:

Amazon tribes turn the tables on intruders with social media:

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – It was dusk on April 14 when Francisco Kuruaya heard a boat approaching along the river near his village in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest. He assumed it was the regular delivery boat bringing gasoline for generators and outboard motors to remote settlements like his. Instead, what Kuruaya found was a barge … Read more

Pelosi meets with Ukraine president in Kyiv:

Pelosi meets with Ukraine president in Kyiv:

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (AP) – US Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi has met with Ukraine’s president during a visit to the country embattled capital, Kyiv. Pelosi, second in line to the presidency after the vice president, is the highest-ranking American leader to visit Ukraine since the start of the war, and her visit … Read more