Tag: war

Putin, “Russian secret agents refuse”. The resounding no of 007 to the tsar

Putin, “Russian secret agents refuse”. The resounding no of 007 to the tsar

Russian secret services say no to Vladimir Putin: life is not worth the stellar pay. Not even paid in gold they want to work in the areas of Ukraine occupied by the Kremlin armed forces. A source from the FSB – the KGB’s successor security service – reported on a Telegram forum picked up by […]

Russian Journalist Arrested Again for Protesting Ukraine War on TV

Russian Journalist Arrested Again for Protesting Ukraine War on TV

Marina Ovsiannikova appeared behind a presenter during a news program about the war and held up a banner with the phrase “stop the war” © DR Author: Lusa The Russian journalist who displayed a poster against the war in Ukraine during a television program in March was arrested on Wednesday on charges of discrediting the […]

What happened in Ukraine with the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant: “If it explodes …” Russia’s plan

What happened in Ukraine with the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant: “If it explodes …” Russia’s plan

There is high alert around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in southeastern Ukraine. The Russian military, which has occupied Europe’s biggest factory since March, is preparing to connect the structure to the Crimean power grid (where several explosions took place yesterday, causing 1 death and 4 injuries). This was reported by Energoatom chairman Petro Kotin […]

As Russian base in Crimea burst, yellow in mighty attack: Kiev denies

As Russian base in Crimea burst, yellow in mighty attack: Kiev denies

Powerful explosions hit Russia’s Saki airbase in Crimea, killing at least one person and injuring six others. The Russian Defense Ministry immediately denied that it was an attack and blamed the explosion of some munitions present at the base, used by Russian warplanes to hit areas of southern Ukraine. A top Ukrainian military official told […]

Ukraine, rockets at the Zaporizhzhia plant: anxiety about nuclear fuel storage

Ukraine, rockets at the Zaporizhzhia plant: anxiety about nuclear fuel storage

The progress of the war between Russia and Ukraine is getting hotter. Yesterday, Russian forces again fired rockets at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant and hit an area near the dry depot of spent nuclear fuel. Ukrainian nuclear operator Energoatom reports: “Obviously they targeted the containers of nuclear fuel, which are stored outdoors near the […]

War, Ukraine concerned about the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant: “The safety of operations has been compromised”

War, Ukraine concerned about the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant: “The safety of operations has been compromised”

After 5 months of occupation, Russia’s intentions regarding the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in southern Ukraine are still unclear. Doubt over the fate of the production site is raised by British intelligence in its update on the war in Ukraine. However, Her Majesty’s 007 adds, the actions undertaken by Moscow troops in the area of […]

Taiwan, China does not ease tension with the US: “Disastrous consequences for the world

Taiwan, China does not ease tension with the US: “Disastrous consequences for the world

Taiwan remains the topic of the day in Peoplès Daily, the English edition of the Chinese Communist Party’s organ, with extensive reports on Chinese military exercises around the island and an editorial reiterating the thesis that responsibility for the escalation is entirely American. . “Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan, ignoring the overall picture of China-US […]

China-Taiwan situation today, Xi Jinping starts major military maneuvers

China-Taiwan situation today, Xi Jinping starts major military maneuvers

“Targeted Military Exercises”. It is 12 noon (6 am Italian time) when Xi Jinping begins massive military maneuvers around Taiwan. As tensions soar, official media recalls that these are “large-scale military and training maneuvers” that include live artillery and missile firing in six maritime areas prohibited for navigation and overflight. “There is no justification for […]

Almost 500 refugees from the war in Ukraine are in Madeira

Almost 500 refugees from the war in Ukraine are in Madeira

The official noted that some refugees have left Madeira © António Cotrim/Lusa Author: Lusa Some 470 Ukrainian refugees are in Madeira due to the invasion of their country by Russia, the regional secretary for Social Inclusion and Citizenship said Wednesday, noting that 130 are receiving social insertion income. Speaking to journalists on the sidelines of […]

The financial crisis tears Ukraine apart, which blames Germany for the non-arrival of EU funds

The financial crisis tears Ukraine apart, which blames Germany for the non-arrival of EU funds

Ukraine today accused Germany and other EU member states of blocking the disbursement of funds previously approved by the EU as the country grapples with a financial crisis caused by the war with Russia. “We were expecting 8 billion euros, but unfortunately some EU states, including Germany, are blocking this issue,” Ihor Zhovka, deputy head […]