Avdiivka map shows Russian advances as Ukraine makes gains in south

Avdiivka map shows Russian advances as Ukraine makes gains in south

Russian forces are advancing in their push for Avdiivka, according to the Institute for the Study of War (ISW), whose latest maps show the state of play along the front line, including Ukrainian gains further south. The independent Washington D.C. think tank said on Monday that, amid continued positional fighting in the Donetsk region, Kremlin-friendly … Read more

Trump and Haley’s chances in South Carolina primary, according to new poll

Trump and Haley’s chances in South Carolina primary, according to new poll

Former President Donald Trump remains a huge favorite to defeat former South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley in her home state, according to a new poll. A CBS News/YouGov poll released on Monday shows that the former president is favored by 65 percent of South Carolinians likely to vote in the state’s upcoming GOP primary, while … Read more

Philippines vs. China: The South China Sea ruling Beijing calls invalid

Philippines vs. China: The South China Sea ruling Beijing calls invalid

For more than a decade, China’s expansion into the South China Sea has pitted it against the territorial claims of several neighbors. Only the Philippines has put up a meaningful, lasting resistance. Though it lacks economic or martial means to push back, Manila continues to press its case based on the time it took Beijing … Read more

US and ally patrol South China Sea in message to Beijing

US and ally patrol South China Sea in message to Beijing

The U.S. and the Philippines carried out a fresh round of naval drills in the South China Sea Friday as the United States ally continues its territorial standoff with China. The event capped a week that saw Beijing press its expansive maritime claims in the disputed sea. Manila says the Chinese Coast Guard shadowed one … Read more