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  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Germany to send new missiles to Ukraine as army struggles on eastern front - Al Jazeera English
    Germany says it will hand over Patriot air defence system and missiles, while Russia claims capture of another village.Germany will deliver a United States-made Patriot air defence system and air defence missiles to Ukraine at a “critical time” as Kyiv struggles to defend its energy system from Russian bombardment, according to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.More than two years into its full-scale invasion[1], Russia has staged three massive air attacks on power stations and substations in recent weeks, prompting Kyiv to issue desperate appeals for supplies of high-end air defences.“I am grateful to the chancellor for the decision to supply another, ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Fears Iran and Israel's rivalry 'could spark World War 3' with Vladimir Putin 'rubbing his hands' - The Mirror
    Mark Almond, director of the Crisis Research Institute in Oxford believes Putin will be glad to see conflict between Israel and Iran as it will help fuel his warThere are fears rising tensions in the Middle East could lead to the outbreak of World War Three (Image: Getty Images)The ongoing conflict in the Middle East has sparked fears we could soon see World War Three, with some suggesting Russian President Vladimir Putin[1] will be rubbing his hands at the prospect. It comes as Israel[2] and Iran seem ready to go head-to-head. There has been tension between the two for decades ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    FT: Russia may be gearing up for large-scale offensive against Ukraine - Kyiv Independent
    Support independent journalism in Ukraine. Join us in this fight. Become a member [1] Support us just once [2] Russian forces may be preparing for a large-scale offensive in late spring or summer, aiming to capture more land in Ukraine's partially-occupied Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia oblasts, the Financial Times reported on April 13, citing unnamed Ukrainian and Western officials. Ukrainian officials also said that Russia might plan to attack Kharkiv, Ukraine’s second-largest city that is located close to the Russian border, FT reported[3]. As crucial military aid for Ukraine remains stalled in the U.S. Congress, outnumbered and outgunned Ukrainian ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Putin's Key Ally Reveals Why He Hasn't Launched Ukraine Invasion - Newsweek
    Alexander Lukashenko has rejected the prospect of Belarus entering the war in Ukraine started by his closest ally, Vladimir Putin[1], because that would "play into NATO[2]'s hands."Lukashenko has relied on Putin to maintain power in Minsk following disputed presidential elections in 2020 and while he has allowed the Russian president to use Belarus as a springboard for offensives into Ukraine, he has avoided direct involvement in the war.The stationing of Russian nuclear weapons in Belarus[3] and a deal signed in January cementing closer economic ties with Moscow[4], whose support Lukashenko relies on, have sparked speculation that Minsk could play a ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Ukrainians granted sanctuary in Britain sent to live with suspected gangsters - The Independent
    Get the free Morning Headlines email for news from our reporters across the worldSign up to our free Morning Headlines emailUkrainian refugees fleeing the horrors of war to find sanctuary in British homes were sent to live with suspected gangsters under the government’s flagship Homes for Ukraine scheme[1], The Independent can reveal. People with suspected links to serious or organised crime[2] were among those approved as hosts under the scheme, which was set up in 2022 to encourage warm-hearted homeowners to lend a spare room to those fleeing Vladimir Putin’s invasion.In the worst cases, Ukrainian families and individuals[3] “just disappeared”, ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Germany to deliver another Patriot system to Ukraine immediately - Yahoo! Voices
    The German government is supplying another Patriot air defence system to strengthen Kiev, following months of requests by Ukraine, while a commander in the embattled nation said the situation on the front line was becoming more difficult.The German air defence system comes from Bundeswehr stocks and is to be handed over immediately, the German Defence Ministry announced in Berlin on Saturday.So far, Germany has delivered two Patriot systems to Ukraine and the system has proven itself in the fight against Russian aggression, according to the ministry.Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky thanked German Chancellor Olaf Scholz[1] for the Patriot system and other ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Pro-Russian Texan Russell Bentley who went to fight for Putin is missing in Ukraine: report - New York Post
    A pro-Kremlin Texan who traveled to Ukraine[1] years ago to fight alongside Russian soldiers in Donbas has not been seen or heard from since Monday.Russell Bentley went missing in the Russian-controlled region of Donetsk Oblast, according to Reuters, citing Russian online news outlet Mash.[2]He was not fighting in the current ongoing war[3]. Pro-Kremlin Texan Russell Bentley has gone missing. instagram @bentleyrussellIn 2014, the 64-year-old former pothead, who used “Texas” as his military call-sign, volunteered to fight against Ukrainian forces, leaving behind a yoga instructor girlfriend.He relied on crowdfunding to finance his trip to Ukraine. Bentley, a self-proclaimed communist and U.S. ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Ukraine's military chief warns of 'significantly' worsening battlefield situation in the east - ABC News
    KYIV, Ukraine -- Ukraine's military chief on Saturday warned that the battlefield situation in the industrial east has “significantly worsened in recent days,” as warming weather allowed Russian forces to launch a fresh push along several stretches of the more 1,000 km-long (620-mile) front line. In an update on the Telegram messaging app, Gen. Oleksandr Syrskyy said that Moscow had “significantly” ramped up its assaults since President Vladimir Putin extended his nearly quarter-century rule in a preordained election last month that saw anti-war candidates barred from the ballot and independent voices silenced in a Kremlin-backed media blockade. According to Syrskyy, ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Germany to send Patriot air-defense system to Ukraine but holds out on Taurus missiles - POLITICO Europe
    Kyiv has been pleading with its Western allies for additional military supplies, including more Patriot missile batteries. Western support has weakened[1] in recent months, with a major American aid package held up by partisan bickering in the U.S. Congress. "This is a real manifestation of support for Ukraine at a critical time for us[2]," Zelenskyy said in a statement on the Ukrainian government website. "I call on all other leaders of the partner states to follow suit," he said.Despite the new aid, Scholz is still refusing to provide Kyiv with Taurus cruise missiles — a move Zelenskyy sharply criticized[3] earlier this ...
  • Saturday, April 13, 2024
    Liz Cheney Rebukes Marjorie Taylor Greene's Putin Rant - Newsweek
    On Friday, former Representative Liz Cheney[1], a Wyoming Republican[2], rebuked Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene[3]'s rant defending Russian President Vladimir Putin[4].It has been a little over two years since Putin launched a full-scale invasion into Ukraine in February 2022. As the conflict rages on, support for the war-torn country is dwindling among Republican U.S. lawmakers. Greene, a Georgia Republican, has been a vocal critic of additional U.S. aid being sent to the Eastern European nation.Meanwhile, the Senate[5] has passed a $95 billion foreign aid package, including $61 billion for Ukraine. The House has yet to vote on any legislation for additional ...





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