Ukraine calls for more weapons as it repels the Russians in the east

Zelensky wants action ‘not just talk’ on EU membership Ukraine seeks more artillery for battle in the east The United Nations says millions around the world may suffer from chronic hunger Fear that thousands of cholera may die in Mariupol Kyiv, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukrainian officials called on the West on Friday for more help, … Read more

Reports of heavy fighting in Severodonetsk, Ukraine, which was bombed

Ukrainian and Russian forces fight street by street Ukraine says the city is under bombardment day and night Sievierodonetsk key to Russia’s war objective British and Moroccan sentenced to death in separatist Donbass Concern grows over food crisis as Russia closes ports Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces have been holding their positions amid heavy street … Read more

Russian soldiers destroyed a Ukrainian school. Then they allegedly left messages to the students urging them to peace

CNN – When the Ukrainian forces collect Katuzhanka, a northern village Kyiv Which had been under Russian occupation for more than a month in March, they found the local school in ruins. Any equipment that had not been stolen was smashed, there was a makeshift grave in the schoolyard and deep trenches were dug all … Read more

The president said that the “brutal” battle for control of Ukraine’s Severodonetsk will determine the fate of Donbass

Key to the Battle of Severodonetsk to Donbass – Zelensky The industrial city is destroyed, Luhansk governor Ukrainian forces withdraw to the outskirts of the city Russian forces outnumber Ukrainian forces in Donbass – United States Kyiv/SLOVENIA, Ukraine, June 9 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s president has said the battle for the city of Severodonetsk is a … Read more

Russia and Ukraine live news: ‘Endless convoy of death’ in Mariupol | war news between russia and ukraine

The governor of Luhansk says that Severodonetsk is largely under the control of Russian forces. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky claimed that the city’s defenders were inflicting heavy losses on Russian forces. Russia and Turkey have expressed support for a safe passage in the Black Sea to allow Ukraine’s grain exports, but Kyiv has rejected the … Read more

Ukraine says it has halted a Russian attack on a major eastern city

Satellite images show damage in the besieged Severodonetsk region Ukraine launches “Book of Executions” detailing war crimes US adds more sanctions, World Bank adds to Ukraine aid Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine’s General Staff said on Wednesday that Ukrainian forces had successfully withstood the Severodonetsk offensive as Russian forces brought new resources toward Donbass in a … Read more

Street fighting and bombing continue as Russia pushes for control of Ukraine’s Donbass

Fierce street fight for a major eastern industrial city Ukrainian forces outnumbered, Zelensky will not surrender The eastern front is under constant bombardment Efforts to evacuate thousands Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces engaged in fierce street fighting with Russian soldiers in the industrial city of Severodonetsk, while other cities came under constant bombardment, as the … Read more

The United States and Europe have different inflation problems

Prices hit nearly $7 a gallon at pumps at a Manhattan gas station, June 4. picture: Ted Barron / Zuma Press Leo Tolstoy’s observation that “all unhappy families are unhappy in their own way” applies to the high multi-decade inflation plaguing countries all over the world. The headline inflation figures are increasingly similar – around … Read more

Stocks Gain as Sentiment Improves, Raw at $120

Countdown to a group of central bank meetings Euro rises ahead of Thursday’s European Central Bank meeting Friday’s US CPI will test thinking about Fed increases Oil companies after Saudi Arabia raise prices NEW YORK (Reuters) – Global stock markets rose on Monday on signs of easing the restrictions imposed on China over the COVID-19 … Read more

Exclusive: US will allow two companies to ship Venezuelan oil to Europe

HOUSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Italian oil company Eni SpA and Spain’s Repsol may start shipping Venezuelan oil to Europe as soon as next month to replace Russian crude, five people familiar with the matter said. Debt swaps were halted two years ago when Washington intensified sanctions on Venezuela. One person said that Eni and Repsol are … Read more