Americans ponder the cost of ‘defending freedom’ in Ukraine

Americans ponder the cost of ‘defending freedom’ in Ukraine

This post was originally published on this site President Joe Biden has told Americans to prepare for the “costs” of Washington’s efforts to stop Russia from invading Ukraine, but truck driver Jeremy Rakestraw wonders if he hasn’t already paid enough. He decided to sell his truck when its monthly fuel...

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Ted Cruz praises Biden over sanctions tied to Nord Stream pipeline

Ted Cruz praises Biden over sanctions tied to Nord Stream pipeline

This post was originally published on this siteRepublican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas on Wednesday offered rare praise for President Joe Biden over sanctions targeting the company behind a controversial pipeline that has become a flashpoint in the intensifying Ukraine-Russia crisis.

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Ukraine suffers cyberattacks, poised to declare emergency amid crisis with Russia: updates

Ukraine suffers cyberattacks, poised to declare emergency amid crisis with Russia: updates

This post was originally published on this siteUkraine’s president asked the nation to not remain silent as he called up military reservists with as many as 150,000 Russia troops at his borders.     

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Experts: Ukraine’s nuclear power reactors on the front lines threaten another disaster ‘on par’ with Chernobyl

Experts: Ukraine’s nuclear power reactors on the front lines threaten another disaster ‘on par’ with Chernobyl

This post was originally published on this site A renowned organization comprised of U.S. and Russian physicians warned late Tuesday that a military conflict involving the two powers in Ukraine risks a nuclear “catastrophe” that could have horrific effects on all of Europe—and potentially the entire planet. In a new...

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Ukraine calls on allies to increase pressure on Russia after first ‘decisive steps’

Ukraine calls on allies to increase pressure on Russia after first ‘decisive steps’

This post was originally published on this siteUkraine’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Dmytro Kuleba on Wednesday urged the country’s allies to take more steps against Russia immediately in an effort to stop Russian President Vladimir Putin from further escalating tensions with the former Soviet…

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Ukraine Urges Citizens to Get Out of Russia ASAP

Ukraine Urges Citizens to Get Out of Russia ASAP

This post was originally published on this siteMaxim Guchek/BelTA/Handout via Reuters Ukraine has urged its citizens to leave Russia as soon as possible as a direct military confrontation looms on the horizon, and a state of emergency is expected to be declared nationwide. “Because of the escalating Russian aggression against...

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Ukraine calls up reservists, declares emergency amid crisis with Russia: updates

Ukraine calls up reservists, declares emergency amid crisis with Russia: updates

This post was originally published on this siteUkraine’s president asked the nation to not remain silent as he called up military reservists with as many as 150,000 Russia troops at his borders.     

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Ukraine conflict: Putin tells Russians security is non-negotiable

Ukraine conflict: Putin tells Russians security is non-negotiable

This post was originally published on this siteThe Russian president praises the military as the US warns an invasion of Ukraine is beginning.

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Biden follows through with vow to level sanctions on Russia for actions against Ukraine: live updates

Biden follows through with vow to level sanctions on Russia for actions against Ukraine: live updates

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Vladimir Putin asked parliament to authorize use of troops outside of Russia. The US has called his action so far an invasion of Ukraine.     

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Oil prices have risen to nearly $ 100 a barrel after Putin ordered troops to enter Ukraine

Oil prices have risen to nearly $ 100 a barrel after Putin ordered troops to enter Ukraine

This post was originally published on this site Oil has risen to its highest level since 2014, after Russia ordered the entry of two fugitive regions in eastern Ukraine, adding to prices approaching $ 100 a barrel. The West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude, the U.S. benchmark, jumped more than 3...

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