Sunday, January 29, 2023

Volodymyr Zelenskiy

Russia and US reported to be talking as Zelenskiy celebrates big victory in Ukraine

Russian and U.S. officials were reported on Monday to be holding talks in Turkey, as Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy visited Kherson, the biggest prize his troops have won so far, and vowed to press on recapturing all occupied lands.The...

Russia could plan ‘dirty bomb’ pretext: Western countries

Western countries accused Russia on Monday of plotting to use a threat of a bomb laced with nuclear material as a pretext for escalation in Ukraine, as Moscow evacuated civilians from a southern city in anticipation of a major...

Battlefield stalemate is not an option: Zelenskiy

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Tuesday that Kyiv would not settle for a battlefield stalemate with Russia and that it aimed to regain control of all its territory occupied by Moscow.“We have already lost too many people to...

Israel demands apology afterRussia says Hitler had Jewish roots

Israel lambasted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday for claiming that Adolf Hitler had Jewish origins, saying it was an “unforgivable” falsehood that debased the horrors of the Nazi Holocaust.In a signal of sharply deteriorating relations with Moscow,...

Ukraine announces plan to boost army

Europeans rally behind Zelenskiy President Volodymyr Zelenskiy signed a decree on Tuesday to boost Ukraine’s armed forces by 100,000 troops over three years and raise soldiers’ pay, as European leaders lined up to back him in a standoff with Russia....