MONTHLY NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE
By Marc Santora & Ivan Nechepurenko | The New York Times
The Ukrainian security services Tuesday raided one of the holiest sites for Orthodox Christians, saying they were scouring a 1,000-year-old monastery in the heart of Kyiv for Russian saboteurs among the clerics and weapons amid the relics, even as pilgrims prayed in the caves below.
By Louisa Loveluck | The Washington Post
A U.S.-supported Syrian enclave braced for attacks by Turkish forces as its leading commander called on Washington to do more to oppose the threatened ground invasion.