Tag: Russia-Ukraine tension

Putin says the war is aimed at ending the “anti-Russian enclave” created by kyiv

Putin says the war is aimed at ending the “anti-Russian enclave” created by kyiv Putin says the war is aimed at ending the “anti-Russian enclave” created by kyiv

russian president vladimir putin © Gavriil Grigorov/EPA Author: Lusa Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that the military campaign that Moscow launched in Ukraine aims to put an end to an “anti-Russian enclave” that the neighboring country is creating and that threatens Russia. “On the territory of today’s Ukraine, they began to create an anti-Russian […]

UN inspectors are due to arrive this Wednesday at the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant

UN inspectors are due to arrive this Wednesday at the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant UN inspectors are due to arrive this Wednesday at the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant

©Andrey Borodulin/AFP Author: Lusa International experts who will inspect the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant should arrive this Wednesday in the city of Enerhodar, in southeastern Ukraine, where the complex is currently under Russian control, international organizations reported. The plant, the largest of its kind in Europe, is located 450 kilometers southeast of the Ukrainian capital, […]

Russian military seeks asylum in France after denouncing Moscow offensive

Russian military seeks asylum in France after denouncing Moscow offensive Russian military seeks asylum in France after denouncing Moscow offensive

Pavel Filatiev’s path began in early August, when he posted a text on the Vkontakte social network denouncing the state of the Russian troops. © Delil Souleiman/AFP Author: Lusa Pavel Filatiev, a Russian who fought for two months in Ukraine before denouncing Moscow’s offensive on social media, has asked for political asylum in France to […]

The White House defends the ‘controlled closure’ of Zaporizhia to avoid disaster

The White House defends the ‘controlled closure’ of Zaporizhia to avoid disaster The White House defends the ‘controlled closure’ of Zaporizhia to avoid disaster

John Kirby, spokesman for the US National Security Council. © Michael Reynolds/EPA Author: Lusa The United States today proposed a “controlled shutdown” of the reactors at the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant, located in southern Ukraine and controlled by Russian forces, arguing that it is the best way to avoid a serious accident. “We continue to […]

The UN nuclear agency will have ‘the most difficult mission’ in Zaporizhia

The UN nuclear agency will have ‘the most difficult mission’ in Zaporizhia The UN nuclear agency will have ‘the most difficult mission’ in Zaporizhia

©Andrey Borodulin/AFP Author: Lusa Ukraine defended this Monday that the mission of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to the Ukrainian nuclear power plant in Zaporizhia will be the most difficult for the organization due to the continuous fighting in the area. “This mission will be the most difficult in the history of the IAEA […]

IAEA mission to Zaporizhia nuclear power plant ‘on track’

IAEA mission to Zaporizhia nuclear power plant ‘on track’ IAEA mission to Zaporizhia nuclear power plant ‘on track’

© Sergei Supinsky/EPA (file) Author: Lusa The director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Rafael Grossi, said on Monday that “the long-awaited mission of experts from the UN control body to the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant in Ukraine is on its way.” “The day has come,” wrote Rafael Grossi on the social network […]

International Atomic Energy Agency Mission “On Track” to Zaporizhia

International Atomic Energy Agency Mission “On Track” to Zaporizhia International Atomic Energy Agency Mission “On Track” to Zaporizhia

© Sergei Supinsky/EPA (file) Author: Lusa The director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Rafael Grossi, said on Monday that “the long-awaited mission of experts from the UN control body to the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant in Ukraine is on its way.” “The day has come,” wrote Rafael Grossi on the social network […]

kyiv reports 379 children killed and 733 injured by Russian attacks

kyiv reports 379 children killed and 733 injured by Russian attacks kyiv reports 379 children killed and 733 injured by Russian attacks

© Jack Guez/EPA Author: Lusa Ukraine’s Children’s Prosecutor’s Office reported Sunday that at least 379 children have been killed and some 733 injured in attacks carried out by Russia since the start of the Ukraine invasion in late February. Most of the child victims, counting deaths and injuries, were recorded in the Donetsk region, with […]

Moscow prepares law to regulate entry and exit of foreigners from Russia

Moscow prepares law to regulate entry and exit of foreigners from Russia Moscow prepares law to regulate entry and exit of foreigners from Russia

In September, Russia’s Security Council meeting will focus on migration issues. © Alexander Nemenov/AFP Author: Lusa The Russian government is working on a law to regulate the entry and exit of foreigners, as well as their residence in Russian territory, the vice president of the Security Council, Dimitri Medvedev, announced on Friday. The former Russian […]

The six-month war reinforces the isolation of the Russian diplomat in the UN

The six-month war reinforces the isolation of the Russian diplomat in the UN The six-month war reinforces the isolation of the Russian diplomat in the UN

Russian Ambassador to the UN Vasily Nebenzya © Peter Foley/EPA Author: Lusa Dozens of diplomats gathered this Saturday around the Ukrainian ambassador to the UN, in a gesture of support after six months of war, while the Russian diplomat remained alone, reinforcing Russia’s isolation at the international level. In two photographs shared by the deputy […]

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