Brittney Griner: Detained US basketball star appears in Russian court on drug charges

Brittney Griner: Detained US basketball star appears in Russian court on drug charges

This post was originally published on this siteIf convicted on drugs charges Brittney Griner faces up to 10 years in prison.

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Russia moves to take control of Sakhalin-2 oil and gas project

Russia moves to take control of Sakhalin-2 oil and gas project

This post was originally published on this siteThe Russian government moves to take over Sakhalin-2 in which Shell has a share of more than a quarter.

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Snake Island: Why Russia couldn’t hold on to strategic Black Sea outcrop

Snake Island: Why Russia couldn’t hold on to strategic Black Sea outcrop

This post was originally published on this siteRussia claims it is a gesture of goodwill, but the withdrawal from a Black Sea rock is a big defeat.

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US unveils new Russia sanctions, implements ban on new imports of Russian gold

US unveils new Russia sanctions, implements ban on new imports of Russian gold

This post was originally published on this siteThe United States government took a slew of actions against Russia on Tuesday, sanctioning those whom it says support Russia’s defense industrial base, designating Russian military units for human rights abuses in Ukraine and implementing a ban on new imports of Russian gold.

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Zelensky labels Russian strike on shopping mall ‘terrorist attack’

Zelensky labels Russian strike on shopping mall ‘terrorist attack’

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Monday called a Russian missile strike on a shopping mall in Kremenchuk earlier in the day before “one of the most defiant terrorist attacks in European history.” During a virtual address late in the evening, Zelensky said that...

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Scores feared dead, injured after missile strikes shopping mall; Russian soldiers move into homes of fleeing Ukrainians: Live updates

Scores feared dead, injured after missile strikes shopping mall; Russian soldiers move into homes of fleeing Ukrainians: Live updates

This post was originally published on this siteThe trial for WNBA basketball star Brittney Griner will begin Friday, a court in the suburban Moscow city of Khimki ruled Monday. Live Ukraine updates     

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Scenes of Horror as Putin Hits Mall With ‘1,000 People’ Inside

Scenes of Horror as Putin Hits Mall With ‘1,000 People’ Inside

This post was originally published on this siteTwitter Russia fired a series of rockets at a shopping center in Kremenchuk, Ukraine, on Monday, raising alarm bells that Russia is stepping up its attacks on civilian structures regardless of the loss of life. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Monday there were...

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U.S. official: Group of Seven nations moving closer to price cap for Russian oil

U.S. official: Group of Seven nations moving closer to price cap for Russian oil

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy will address President Joe Biden and Group of Seven leaders as they debate sanctions and oil and gas caps.     

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Severodonetsk: Ukrainian forces told to retreat from key eastern city

Severodonetsk: Ukrainian forces told to retreat from key eastern city

This post was originally published on this siteSeverodonetsk is the focus of Russia’s invasion as Moscow tries to take control of the east.

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