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kyiv accuses Russia of attacking 17,300 civilian targets and 300 military targets

kyiv accuses Russia of attacking 17,300 civilian targets and 300 military targets

© AFP Author: Lusa Ukraine’s Deputy Interior Minister Yevhen Jenin on Friday accused Moscow of attacking more than 17,300 civilian targets against just 300 military targets in nearly five months of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. “Recently, we have seen precisely targeted attacks on civilian targets. I specifically asked for a summary report on how many […]

Lugansk separatists prepare referendum to join Russia

Lugansk separatists prepare referendum to join Russia

According to local authorities, the pro-Russian separatists of the Lugansk People’s Republic (LNR) on Friday announced the creation of a committee to prepare a future referendum on accession to Russia. Marina Filipova, adviser to separatist leader Leonid Pasechnik, said it was a “very important” decision for the people’s republic. The breakaway region has so far […]

22 killed in attack on Vinnytsia, central Ukraine

22 killed in attack on Vinnytsia, central Ukraine

A Russian missile attack launched from the Black Sea against the center of Ukraine yesterday caused the deaths of at least 22 people, including three children, in which the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelenskydescribed as an “overt act of terrorism” and used as an example to request a special court to adjudicate on Russian aggression. “The […]

Bomb threat at Russian embassy in Brasilia puts officials on alert

Bomb threat at Russian embassy in Brasilia puts officials on alert

© Andri Tambunan/AFP (file) Author: Lusa A bomb threat at the Russian Embassy in Brasilia put the Fire Department and the Civil and Military Police on alert on Thursday morning. According to the Fire Department, quoted by Agência Brasil, the Russian Embassy security team received a phone call in which an individual threatened to have […]

Zelensky on attack on Vinnystya. Russia must be recognized as a ‘terrorist state’

Zelensky on attack on Vinnystya. Russia must be recognized as a ‘terrorist state’

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Thursday accused Russia of terrorism and “having audacity to kill” when an international conference was held in The Hague on responsibility for war crimes committed in the war in Ukraine. In the usual video message, the Ukrainian president this time addressed the “democratic world” to say that “Russia should be […]

Russia-Ukraine War, Zelensky’s shocking denunciation of children: “200,000 kidnapped by Russians”

Russia-Ukraine War, Zelensky’s shocking denunciation of children: “200,000 kidnapped by Russians”

At least 200,000 children have been kidnapped by the Russians in recent months. This is the shocking denunciation of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on the 141st day of the war. According to reports from the Ukrainian presidency, in his speech at the Conference on War Crimes in Ukraine in The Hague, President Zelensky said: “The […]

″A glimmer of hope″ for Ukrainian grains

″A glimmer of hope″ for Ukrainian grains

The head of Ukrainian diplomacy, Dmytro Kuleba, reiterated on Wednesday that Ukraine “has nothing to discuss” in peace talks with Russia, because of the continued aggression it is targeting, recalling that Kiev’s goals are “the territorial integrity and full sovereignty in the east and south” of the country. But peace aside, progress has been made […]

US accuses Russia of deporting up to 1.6 million Ukrainians

US accuses Russia of deporting up to 1.6 million Ukrainians

The United States on Wednesday accused Moscow of deporting between 900,000 and 1.6 million Ukrainians, including 260,000 children, to Russia in order to change Ukraine’s demographics and make civilians disappear. US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said the interrogations, detentions and forced deportations of up to 1.6 million Ukrainians imprisoned in Russian-controlled areas of Ukraine […]

Russia, Vladimir Putin appoints his daughter Katerina Tikhonova as co-chair of the Union of Industrialists

Russia, Vladimir Putin appoints his daughter Katerina Tikhonova as co-chair of the Union of Industrialists

Katerina Tikhonova, the youngest daughter of Russian President Vladimir Putin, has been appointed co-chair of the ‘Coordinating Council for Import Substitution and Technological Independence’ of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP). The Council was created to coordinate the activities of the RSPP working bodies on import substitution issues following the sanctions for the […]

Russia-Ukraine War, Foreign Mercenaries Soon Shot After Death Sentence

Russia-Ukraine War, Foreign Mercenaries Soon Shot After Death Sentence

New twist that could further aggravate the war between Russia and Ukraine, in particular due to the “involvement” of other countries. Foreign mercenaries sentenced to death in the Donetsk People’s Republic will be shot if appeals in court are rejected: this was announced by DPR leader Denis Pushilin, quoted by Tass. “All foreigners sentenced to […]