Russia retaliates in Kharkiv

The World

While some Russian forces are retreating from northeastern Ukraine, others are hitting critical infrastructure in the strategic city of Kharkiv. Nika Volkova in Kharkiv describes the city's recent total blackout to The World’s Marco Werman.

Will you support The World today?

The story you just read is available to read for free because thousands of listeners and readers like you generously support our nonprofit newsroom. Every day, the reporters and producers at The World are hard at work bringing you relevant, fact-based and human-centered news from across the globe. But we can’t do it without you: We need your support to ensure we can continue this work for another year. 

Make your gift of $100 or pledge $10 monthly, and we’ll thank you on The World’s podcast in early 2023. And every gift will get us one step closer to our goal.