Pelosi is about to land in Taiwan. Here’s why that’s a big deal

Pelosi is about to land in Taiwan. Here’s why that’s a big deal

This post was originally published on this site House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is making an unannounced, but widely anticipated, stop in Taiwan. The move is expected to increase already heightened tensions between the U.S. and China. (Image credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)

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Sanctions have huge toll on Russian economy: report

Sanctions have huge toll on Russian economy: report

This post was originally published on this site The Russian economy has been deeply damaged by sanctions and the exit of international business since the country invaded Ukraine, according to a new report by Yale University business experts and economists. Even though Moscow has been able to pull in billions...

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First shipment of grain leaves Ukrainian port of Odesa; Russian shelling kills 3: Live updates

First shipment of grain leaves Ukrainian port of Odesa; Russian shelling kills 3: Live updates

This post was originally published on this siteA ship carrying grain left the Ukrainian port of Odesa on Monday for the first time since the start of the Russian invasion. Live updates.     

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Zelensky: ‘Russia has no chance of winning this war’

Zelensky: ‘Russia has no chance of winning this war’

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday said he is hopeful his country can push back Russian forces, asserting that “Russia no chance of winning this war.” In an address to his people, Zelensky urged Ukrainians to keep fighting, saying they would triumph over...

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Gas prices soar as Russia cuts German supply

Gas prices soar as Russia cuts German supply

This post was originally published on this siteThe Nord Stream 1 pipeline is now operating at just a fifth of its usual capacity.

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Putin’s Regime is being crushed by Western Sanctions  with no path out of economic oblivion

Putin’s Regime is being crushed by Western Sanctions with no path out of economic oblivion

This post was originally published on this site On Tuesday, Axios reported that a new paper headed up by Jeffrey Sonnenfeld of Yale University suggests Western sanctions against Russia for the invasion of Ukraine are doing their job — and decimating the Russian economy. “The paper’s results include sobering facts...

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GOP civil war on Ukraine builds between MAGA, Reagan Republicans

GOP civil war on Ukraine builds between MAGA, Reagan Republicans

This post was originally published on this siteA GOP civil war is building over U.S. policy toward Russia and Ukraine, pitting Reagan Republicans against more isolationist “MAGA” Republicans who take their political cues from former President Trump. The Reagan Republicans have been winning the battle, but the continued fight could...

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