The attack sent millions of gallons of water gushing downstream and officials said a catastrophe had been narrowly avoided.
Russia says that a senior Chinese official expressed support for the invasion of Ukraine.
The comments are the clearest sign of support from China, which has preferred to stay on the sidelines and maintain ties with both Russia and Europe, without alienating either.
Ukraine Attacks Russia in the Kharkiv Region, Swiftly Making Gains
Sweeping south from positions in the Kharkiv region in Ukraine’s northeast, Ukrainian forces have made their largest gains since routing Russia from Kyiv in April.
Putin Says He Will Meet With Xi and Insists Russia ‘Has Not Lost Anything’
In a characteristically defiant speech, Vladimir Putin appeared to whitewash the toll of the war, which U.S. officials estimate has killed or wounded 80,000 Russian soldiers and tens of thousands of Ukrainians.
Fighting Intensifies in South as Russia Bolsters Forces in East
There are signs that Russia will send thousands of new troops to the Donbas region in its latest push.
The First Shipment of Iranian Military Drones Arrives in Russia
Russia could deploy the drones in its war against Ukraine to conduct air-to-surface attacks, carry out electronic warfare and identify targets, according to U.S. officials.
Live Updates: Putin Offers More Incentives to Ukrainians in Russia
The decrees are the latest moves by the Kremlin that seem intended to integrate people who have been forced to leave Ukraine.
As Russia Increases the Size of Its Army, Both Sides Dig In for a Long Conflict
There has been little movement on the front line in recent weeks, even as Zelensky and Putin face pressure to show battlefield results.
Russia Claims Ukrainian Woman Fled for Estonia After Car Bombing Attack
Kyiv has denied involvement in the death of Ms. Dugina, the daughter of a nationalist ideologue who backed Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Live Updates: Russia Claims Ukraine Killed Daria Dugina
The allegation by Russia’s domestic intelligence agency, which could not be verified, could significantly raise tensions in the war. Kyiv has denied involvement in the death of Ms. Dugina, the daughter of a nationalist ideologue who backed Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.