Internal politics 'destroying' plans for crucial Ukraine funding, former defence minister says

Internal politics ‘destroying’ plans for crucial Ukraine funding, former defence minister says

Andriy Zagorodnyuk, Ukraine’s former defence minister, discusses the EU and U.S. challenges around aid to Ukraine and the country’s stalled counter-offensive against Russia. Read more: »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For…

No peace in Ukraine until Russia's goals achieved, says Putin

No peace in Ukraine until Russia’s goals achieved, says Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin says there will be no peace in Ukraine until the Kremlin realizes its goals, which remain unchanged, at a wide-ranging but heavily controlled end-of-year news conference.   »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos:…

Liberals blast Conservatives over Canada-Ukraine free trade deal | Power & Politics

Liberals blast Conservatives over Canada-Ukraine free trade deal | Power & Politics

The government says the Conservative vote against the expanded Canada-Ukraine Free trade deal and funding to train Ukrainian soldiers show a lack of support for Ukraine. The Conservatives say they voted to protest the carbon tax. The Power Panel weighs…

Zelenskyy pleads for more American aid for Ukraine | Power & Politics

Zelenskyy pleads for more American aid for Ukraine | Power & Politics

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy met with U.S. President Joe Biden in Washington Tuesday to plead his case for more military aid to allow his country to defend itself from Russia. Alexandra Chyczji, the president of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, says…

Russia's threat is 'existential and long-term,' warns Finland’s foreign minister

Russia’s threat is ‘existential and long-term,’ warns Finland’s foreign minister

In a Canadian exclusive, Rosemary Barton interviews Finland’s Foreign Minister, Elina Valtonen, about border issues with Russia, NATO, and the war in Ukraine. Read more: »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For…

Why Ukraine can't beat Russia’s 'elastic defence' | About That

Why Ukraine can’t beat Russia’s ‘elastic defence’ | About That

Progress on the battlefield between Russia and Ukraine has slowed in both directions. Andrew Chang explores Russia’s “elastic defence” tactic and why Ukraine is struggling to find a strategic edge. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect…

Russia boosts troops by 170,000 amid reports of Ukrainian attack on Siberian railway

Russia boosts troops by 170,000 amid reports of Ukrainian attack on Siberian railway

Ukraine’s spy agency staged two successive explosions on a railroad line in Siberia that serves as a key conduit for trade between Russia and China, according to unverified reports. Also, Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the country’s military to…

U.S. Defence Secretary Austin makes surprise visit to Ukraine

U.S. Defence Secretary Austin makes surprise visit to Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin has arrived in Kyiv for an unannounced visit to reassure Ukraine of his country’s continuing military support.  »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news,…

B.C. drone technology could be breaching sanctions on Russia, minister says

B.C. drone technology could be breaching sanctions on Russia, minister says

Canada’s national security agencies will investigate reports that a British Columbia-based company’s cutting-edge anti-drone technology was purchased by a Russian university, a possible violation of sanctions imposed on Moscow over its war on Ukraine, Defence Minister Bill Blair said Friday.…

Ukraine has regained little territory, raising concerns

Ukraine has regained little territory, raising concerns

It has been nearly 21 months since Russia invaded Ukraine and Kyiv’s push for lost territory has made few gains. Questions are mounting on how Ukraine plans to win the war. »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos:…