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At least 9 Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea strikes, Ukraine says - National | Globalnews.ca

At least 9 Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea strikes, Ukraine says – National | Globalnews.ca

Ukraine’s air force said Wednesday that nine Russian warplanes were destroyed in massive explosions at an air base in Crimea amid speculation they were the result of a Ukrainian attack that would represent a significant escalation in the war. Russia denied any aircraft were damaged in Tuesday’s blasts — or that any attack took place. …

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Adopt a Ukrainian grandparent: online portal launches to help Kharkiv’s most vulnerable - National | Globalnews.ca

Adopt a Ukrainian grandparent: online portal launches to help Kharkiv’s most vulnerable – National | Globalnews.ca

Svitlana Savchenko uses a side table as a walking aid. She hunches impossibly low over the small piece of furniture, holding it with both hands to lift it up and place it back down in front of her, shuffling along awkwardly behind it. The 81-year-old Kharkiv resident is largely wheelchair-bound and is rarely able to …

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Exclusive: Ukrainian commander apologizes to dead Canadian’s mom for not being able to ‘save her son’  | Globalnews.ca

Exclusive: Ukrainian commander apologizes to dead Canadian’s mom for not being able to ‘save her son’ | Globalnews.ca

A Russian tank killed a Canadian fighter who was trying to carry a fallen comrade to safety in Ukraine’s Donetsk region, grieving members of his battalion say. Emile-Antoine Roy-Sirois, 31, from Montreal, died alongside three other foreign fighters on July 18, after his company was ambushed by a Russian tank near the front line in …

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