Now that we are marking the eleventh month since Russia invaded Ukraine, Western countries are grappling with a difficult dilemma that could decide the fate of the war ... Pavlo Kyrylenko, Ukraine's governor of Donetsk, had said earlier that Russia had launched seven missile strikes on Kramatorsk ... CLODAGH KILCOYNE/REUTERS) ... .
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So, now it is out in the open. The GermanForeign Minister has stated that we are at war with Russia. The mainstream media was too concerned with the usual dross to notice, but this means that World War III has officially started ... ‘Homeowner’s fury over sofa wedged in stairs’ and ‘BBCNews Presenter gets emotional in last ever sign off’ ... Seriously ... ....
Greco is wanted for murder of two brothers beaten to death in Calabria fish shop as part of ‘mafia war’, Interpol says A convicted Italian killer, believed to belong to one of the country’s most powerful mafia organisations, has been discovered working as a pizza chef and arrested after 16 years on the run ... He was then placed in detention ... .
The United States is tracking a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon seen over the country’s airspace for a couple of days, but the Pentagon has decided not to shoot it down due to the risk of harm to people on the ground, officials have said ... The official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss sensitive information ... .
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Top European Union officials were due to meet Friday in Kyiv with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in a show of support for the country as it battles to counter Russia’s invasion and strives to join the EU as well as NATO... The last such summit was held in Kyiv in October 2021 — a few months before the war started ... ___ ... ....
The battle on the front lines in eastern Ukraine "has become tougher" as Russian forces push for gains that they could show on the first anniversary of their invasion on Feb. 24, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said in a sombre assessment. ...Bakhmut has suffered persistent Russian bombardment for months. ... IOSAndroid ... .