Germany and US work to counter Russia’s ‘cynical grain war’

Germany and US work to counter Russia’s ‘cynical grain war’ Germany and the US are working together to counter Russia’s “cynical grain war,” German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock said at a news conference with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Berlin on Friday (June 24).

Ukraine’s Volodymyr Zelenskyy urges Glastonbury to help end war with Russia

GLASTONBURY: President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Friday he made an appearance at the Glastonbury music festival, urging revelers to unite to try to stop the conflict with Russia. Zelenskyy made his appeal in English in a recorded video message to tens of thousands of festival-goers in south-west England before the start of a set … Read more

Glastonbury 2022: Volodymyr Zelensky speaks at the festival

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky urged revelers to unite to try to stop the conflict with Russia. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky appeared at the Glastonbury music festival on Friday and urged revelers to unite to try to stop the conflict with Russia. Zelensky made his appeal in English in a recorded video message to tens of … Read more

Too old for the army, Ukrainian partisan stole weapons from the Russians – National

VILKHIVKA, Ukraine — Mykola Riiako was digging through the rubble of her war-damaged home when she stopped to confess to a reporter. He was a partisan, he admitted. Nearly 70 years old, Riiako said that when the Russians crossed the border in February, he tried to enlist in the Ukrainian defense forces. But they didn’t … Read more

BRICS nations call for Ukraine-Russia talks in statement

BEIJING: An influential group of emerging economies said it backed talks between Moscow and Kyiv, at the end of a two-day summit held against the backdrop of Russia’s war against Ukraine. Beijing has been organizing a virtual forum of the BRICS nations — Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, which account for more than … Read more

Russia’s war will starve 40-50 million people: Antony Blinken

BERLIN: Russia’s war on Ukraine, not Western sanctions, will add another 40 to 50 million more people to the ranks of the hungry, the US secretary of state said. Antony blinked In Berlin. “There is no other reason than Russia’s blockade of Ukraine and Russia’s refusal in many cases to export its own grain for … Read more

UN chief warns of global food shortage ‘catastrophe’

BERLIN — The head of the United Nations warned on Friday that the world is facing a “catastrophe” due to growing food shortages around the world. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the war in Ukraine has added to disruptions caused by climate change, the coronavirus pandemic and inequality to produce an “unprecedented global hunger crisis” … Read more

Russian-appointed official in occupied Kherson dies in explosion | Russian-Ukrainian War News

The Ukrainians are staging attacks against the Russian-backed authorities in Kherson as counteroffensive outposts. A senior Russian administration official from Ukraine’s occupied Kherson region has been killed in an apparent assassination, the latest in a series of attacks against Russian-backed authorities. Dmitry Savluchenko, head of the Kherson military-civilian administration’s department for families, youth and sports, … Read more

Ukrainian troops forced to withdraw from ‘shattered’ Severodonetsk

Ukraine was forced to withdraw from Severodonetsk after its positions were “shattered”, the regional governor said, following weeks of fighting the Russians in the eastern battlefield city. Some of the fiercest battles in the war since the February 24 invasion have taken place in Severodonetsk. Street-to-street fighting has been raging for a month, with Russia … Read more