Greece should train Ukrainian fighter pilots on F-16 jets

Athens consistently punches above its weight in matters related to defense and security. As a small power with an aggressive neighbor, Greece must seize every opportunity to synergize its interests with those of its allies and partners. The United Kingdom and the Netherlands spearheaded a fighter jet coalition for Ukraine.

Russia launches drone attack on Ukraine's Odesa

Russia launched a drone attack on Ukraine's southern port city of Odesa early Wednesday but there were no reports of casualties, authorities said.

"At night, the enemy carried out an attack by UAVs of the Shahed-136 type on the Odesa region," Yuriy Kruk, head of the Odesa district military administration, said in a statement on Telegram.

Snow White | Thessaloniki | February 4 & 5

The Odessa National Opera Ballet is making a two-day stop at the Thessaloniki Concert Hall during its ongoing European tour with "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs." The choreography, inspired by the Disney take of the Grimm Brothers' classic is that of Genrikh Mayorov from 1975, based on the original music by Polish composer Bogdan Pavlovsky.

The line has been crossed; Ukraine under fire – detonations in Odessa, Vinnytsia...

In yesterday's attacks on numerous cities, at least 12 civilians were killed, and dozens of people were injured.
Russian President said that the responses to any new attacks by Ukraine will be harsh. The attacks were condemned by the leaders of the UN, NATO, and the EU.
Ukraine suspended electricity exports in order to stabilize its energy system.

A crucial battle is brewing

They recaptured swaths of territory in the east and broke through front lines in the south around the key regional center of Kherson.
Ukraine recaptured Liman, just a day after Russian President Vladimir Putin declared Donetsk - where Liman is located - a Russian territory, along with three other occupied Russian regions.

Casualties in southern Ukraine strikes, after Russia quits Snake Island

At least 17 people were killed and dozens wounded on July 1 in missile strikes on Ukraine's Odessa region, a day after Russian troops abandoned positions on a strategic island in a major setback to the Kremlin's invasion.

The news came after NATO leaders wrapped up a summit in Madrid, with US President Joe Biden announcing $800 million in new weapons for Ukraine.