Alarming concerns over Russian abuses against Mariupol defenders. Hundreds of Ukrainian fighters had held out for months under relentless bombardment. The US has gathered intelligence
Daily Express says SIX Russian tanks have been pictured submerged in muddy water after a “failed river crossing” in eastern Ukraine.
Daily Mirror says the first Russian soldier on trial for war crimes in Ukraine has pleaded guilty.
Euronews says the first war crimes trial since Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine, against a Russian soldier accused of killing an unarmed civilian, gets underway in Kyiv on Wednesday.
The Ukrainian military’s general staff has said that fighters evacuated from the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol defenders are heroes of our time. In a
Fast food giant McDonald’s has announced it will permanently leave Russia after more than 30 years and has already started selling its restaurants there.
Daily Express says RUSSIAN frontline soldiers were left stunned after their commander sent them six litres of vodka instead of the reinforcements they had requested.
The Metro says Russia’s ambassador to the EU has said there will be a ‘military and technical’ response to Finland joining NATO.
The Metro says Vladimir Putin has suspended his top commander as he looks for people to blame for Russia’s failure in Ukraine, it is believed.
SICK TYRANT Putin is very ill with blood cancer claims oligarch amid Russian president’s ‘purge of top generals over Ukraine failure’
VLADIMIR Putin is very ill with blood cancer a top oligarch has allegedly claimed, in the latest rumours about the Russian president’s health.
The Independent says activist and member of the Russian band Pussy Riot has fled the country disguised as a food courier after criticising Vladimir Putin’s regime.
The Metro says a Russian oligarch died after ‘shamans’ treated him with toad venom to cure his hangover, according to reports.
Urgent WW3 warning as VLADIMIR PUTIN’s “erratic behaviour” could mean the Russian leader is “ready to push” the war in Ukraine further west on the continent, a leading psychologist has told Express.co.uk.
VLADIMIR PUTIN repairing old ships that haven’t moved in years to fill holes in his fleet.
The Independent says the Italian government has seized a luxury superyacht worth an estimated £570m that is believed to be linked to Russian president Vladimir Putin.
There are fears Vladimir Putin will use today’s massive annual May 9 Russia Victory Day parade, in which Russia celebrates its historic defeat of the Nazis, to declare all-out war on Ukraine and mobilise citizens to sign up to the bloodshed
Arab News says as many as 60 people were feared to have been killed in the Russian bombing of a village school in the eastern Ukrainian region of Luhansk, the regional governor said on Sunday.
Euronews says leaders from the Group of Seven developed democracies pledged Sunday to phase out or ban the import of Russian oil.
VLADIMIR Putin’s lover has been discovered to be pregnant again, it was reported in Moscow yesterday.
Daily Express says VOLODYMYR ZELENSKY is bracing for a possible Belarusian attack as Alexander Lukashenko moves his troops to Ukraine’s north.
The Metro says the EU has unveiled proposals for new sanctions on Russia including a ban on oil imports by the end of this year.
The Guardian says a Russian state TV report that simulated a nuclear attack launched off the coast of County Donegal has caused consternation in Ireland.
Israel demands Russia apologise for ‘lie’ that Hitler had Jewish roots, as row over Lavrov comment deepens
The Independent says Israel has chastised Russia and demanded an apology after its foreign minister Sergei Lavrov claimed that German dictator Adolf Hitler had Jewish blood in an effort to justify Moscow’s call to “denazify” Ukraine.
The Guardian says the UK home secretary, Priti Patel, is facing mass legal action over delays that have left thousands of Ukrainians at risk of trauma and Russian bombs, or in limbo in eastern Europe.
Ukrainians hit Russian Oil depot in Bryansk as they take the attack to the Russians on Russian soil. Shelling has hit a village in the
Russia threatens to strike military targets in Britain in chilling warning over UK supplying weapons to Ukraine
The Sun says RUSSIA has threatened to strike military targets in the UK after Britain supplied weapons to Ukraine.
The Guardian says the war in Ukraine will result in expensive food and energy for the next three years, the World Bank has warned.
Russia accuses UK government of provoking attacks on its territory and offers a stern warning to the UK. Russia’s defence ministry said it was ready
Daily Express says WHEN the most powerful tanks in the world were ranked last year, Russia and China’s armoured vehicles came high up the list.
Explosions heard in breakaway Moldovan state bordering Ukraine sparking fears of Russian ruse to spark war
The Sun says FEARS rose of a Russian ruse to spark a war in another European state last night after explosions were heard in a Moldovan breakaway state bordering Ukraine.
The Guardian says the UK backs Ukrainian troops carrying out strikes in Russian territory, the armed forces minister has said, calling it “not necessarily a problem” if Ukraine uses weapons donated by Britain.
Russia hit by two huge explosions & massive fire at Bryansk fuel depot in suspected Ukrainian strike
The Sun says RUSSIA has been rocked by huge explosions and a massive fire following a suspected missile strike by Ukraine.
The Metro says a Russian oil depot went up in flames overnight amid claims of cross-border attacks by Ukrainian forces.
Euronews says nearly two months into the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Kremlin has taken extraordinary steps to blunt an economic counteroffensive from the West.
UN chief to meet Zelensky and Putin to push urgent steps for peace. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow