George Soros says Russia is blackmailing Europe with gas

Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a ceremony honoring the country’s Olympians and Paralympians at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia April 26, 2022. Maxim Chemetov | Reuters DAVOS, Switzerland — Russian President Vladimir Putin’s negotiating position is “not as strong as he claims” and Europe has leverage against him, according to billionaire investor … Read more

Putin’s airborne forces suffer heavy losses after tactical failures

V Ladimir Putin’s airborne forces suffered heavy casualties after being thrown into battles better suited to heavier armored infantry units, British defense chiefs said on Thursday. They pointed out that the elite VDV, Russia’s airborne forces, had been involved in a number of “tactical failures” in Mr Putin’s war in Ukraine which began just over … Read more

At least one dead as a result of Russian strikes on a shopping center in Zaporizhzhia, officials say

At least one person was killed and three others injured when Russian missiles struck a shopping mall in Zaporizhzhia, southeastern Ukraine on Wednesday (May 25), Ukrainian officials said in a statement. Four Russian cruise missiles were fired at the city and one was shot down by air defense, the statement said. This footage, released by … Read more

Russians ‘want to destroy everything’ as they attack key cities

JThe Russian offensive in Donbass has made significant progress, with Ukrainian officials saying the “country’s fate” could be decided in the ongoing battles. Moscow’s troops were about to encircle the nearby towns of Severodonetsk and Lyschansk, the capture of which would give them control of half of the eastern region. The towns straddle the Siversky … Read more

Kremlin comments on resignation of Russian diplomat in protest against Ukraine invasion

(CNN) — Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Monday commented on the resignation of veteran Russian diplomat Boris Bondarev in protest against his country’s war on Ukraine, in a rare public display of a Russian official. he is against us.” In response to a question from CNN about Bondarev’s resignation, which he announced in an open … Read more

Philippine President Duterte criticizes Putin for Ukraine murders | Russia–Ukraine War

Addressing the Russian President, Duterte said: “I kill criminals, I don’t kill children and old people.” In a rare rebuke from an ally, incumbent Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte slammed Russian leader Vladimir Putin for the killing of innocent civilians in Ukraine by his forces. Known as the “Punisher” in part because of his bloody drug … Read more

Latest news Russia-Ukraine: Moscow will focus on developing relations with China

MOscou will focus on developing relations with China and consider offers from the West to restore relations if necessary, the Russian foreign minister said. Sergei Lavrov, during a question-and-answer session at an event in Moscow on Monday, said Western countries have embraced “Russophobia” since Russia began its invasion of Ukraine. Lavrov said the country was … Read more

Roman Abramovich’s sale of Chelsea falls apart after UK approval

The saga of Roman Abramovich’s attempted sale of Chelsea continues to deliver twists and turns as billions of dollars remain at stake. The British government are set to approve Roman Abramovich’s sale of Chelsea as it emerged Portugal may have to sign the deal as the Russian billionaire has a Portuguese passport. The sun reports … Read more

Biden: US would step in with military to defend Taiwan

TOKYO – President Joe Biden said on Monday the United States would intervene militarily if China were to invade Taiwan, saying the commitment to protect the island was “even stronger” after Russia invaded Ukraine. . It was one of the strongest presidential statements in support of Taiwan autonomy in decades. Biden, at a press conference … Read more

Russian soldier sentenced to life in kyiv war crimes trial

KYIV, Ukraine – A Ukrainian court on Monday sentenced a 21-year-old Russian soldier to life in prison for the murder of a Ukrainian civilian, in the first war crimes trial since the Russian invasion. sergeant. Vadim Shishimarin was accused of shooting a Ukrainian civilian in the head in a village in the northeast region of … Read more