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Johnstone: They're Not Worried About "Russian Influence", They're Worried About Dissent

zerohedge.com Johnstone: They're Not Worried About "Russian Influence", They're Worried About Dissent Authored by Caitlin Johnstone via Medium.com, Being labeled a Russian propagandist…

Smashed By Ukrainian Mines And Artillery, Russia’s Winter Offensive Just Ground To A Halt Outside Vuhledar

forbes.com Russia’s widely-anticipated winter offensive has begun. Aiming to extend its control over eastern Ukraine’s Donbas region, Russian troops are attacking north and south of…

Ukraine Has Exactly One T-80UK Command Tank. It Just Fought A Dangerous Solo Battle Near Bakhmut

forbes.com The Ukrainian army has captured exactly one Russian T-80UK command tank that independent analysts have been able to confirm. That sole command tank, perhaps the rarest in…

Wednesday, February 8. Russia’s War On Ukraine: Daily News And Information From Ukraine

forbes.com As Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues and the war rages on, reliable sources of information are critical. Forbes gathers information and provides updates on the situation.…

A minister is sacked in Ukraine as corruption allegations swirl

economist.com Y , a veteran Ukrainian anti-corruption activist and journalist, has had plenty of scoops in his time. Yet none, he says, mimicking the sound of an explosion, “that blew up…

Seymour Hersh: Navy Divers + Spooks + Norway Took Out Nordstream 2 on Biden’s Orders, Using Timer

nakedcapitalism.com It was never hard to figure out — despite best efforts of our famously free press — who blew up the Nordstream 2 Pipeline (and even the Germans say there’s no evidence…

Putin Likely Armed Rebels Who Downed MH17 Jetliner, Probe Finds

youtube.com There are “strong indications” that Russian President Vladimir Putin gave the green light to provide Russian separatists in Ukraine with the missiles used to down Malaysia…

Opinion

politico.com So, by all means, let’s hope for a deal. The secret to unlocking a potential agreement, though, isn’t leaving Ukraine in the lurch and hoping that Vladimir Putin — just as…

Putin Likely Supplied Missile System That Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight, Investigators Say

forbes.com Russian President Vladimir Putin likely supplied the anti-aircraft missile system that was used to shoot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in 2014, killing nearly 300…

Wives of Russian soldiers killed in Ukraine get fur coats as compensation

newsweek.com A video circulating on social media shows a group of women whose husbands died fighting for Vladimir Putin's forces in Ukraine expressing gratitude for receiving fur coats.…

US to provide 31 M1 Abrams tanks for Ukraine

semafor.com The decision reflects a reversal on the part of the Biden administration, which up until recently had believed the tanks too logistically complicated. Just last week,…

Russian state energy giant Gazprom is starting its own private security force, a move Ukraine fears will lead to a new Wagner-like mercenary army

businessinsider.com President Vladimir Putin, right, with Alexei Miller, CEO of state-controlled energy company Gazprom. AFP/Getty Images Russia's government is allowing energy giant Gazprom to…

Russian official predicts where Ukraine will launch next counterattack

newsweek.com A Russian official reportedly spoke about where Ukraine could launch its next counterattack against Russian forces amid the ongoing war between the two countries. While…

'Strong indications' Putin approved supplying missile that shot down MH17, investigators say

pbs.org An international team of investigators said Wednesday it found “strong indications” that Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the supply of heavy anti-aircraft weapons…

MH17 inquiry: 'Strong indications' Putin OK'd missile supply

marketbeat.com An international team of investigators said Wednesday it found “strong indications” that Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the supply of heavy anti-aircraft weapons…

MH17 probe: 'Strong indications' Putin OK'd missile supply

marketbeat.com An international team of investigators said Wednesday it found “strong indications” that Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the supply of heavy anti-aircraft weapons…

International team suspends investigation into MH17 downing

marketbeat.com An international team of investigators has suspended its criminal investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine in 2014, saying they…

The FBI's McGonigal labyrinth

businessinsider.com "What are you, a drug dealer now?" Charlie McGonigal's then-girlfriend recalls asking him when, she says, he bought a second phone to continue communicating through an…

Russians are beginning to question aims of Putin's war

newsweek.com Nearly a year after Vladimir Putin's full-scale invasion of neighboring Ukraine started, Russians are beginning to question the aims of what the leader still calls a…

International team to present update on MH17 investigation

go.com THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- An international team is presenting an update Wednesday on its investigation into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over eastern…

Red carpet war as Ukrainians and Russians scrap over Oscar nominations

politico.eu The Oscars are wading into a Russian-Ukrainian geopolitical minefield. Of the five films shortlisted by the U.S. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for this year’s…

It’s Possible 270,000 Russians Have Been Killed Or Wounded In Ukraine

forbes.com At least 200,000. As many as 270,000. That’s how many Russian troops have died, been wounded or gone missing in the first 11 months of Russia’s war in Ukraine, according to…

After bloody failures in Ukraine, Russians are reconsidering the role of their military's 'elite' paratroopers

businessinsider.com Russian paratroopers at the Hostomel Airport on March 12, 2022. Russian Ministry of Defense/Mil.ru Russia's elite airborne force, known as the VDV, has taken heavy losses in…

They bet on Ukraine defeating Russia. Here are their latest war predictions

newsweek.com When Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered his military to attack Ukraine on February 24, 2022, most analysts across the globe expected a quick victory for Russia. Many…

Ukraine says Russia faced its deadliest day in the war yet, with over 1,000 troops killed in a 24-hour period

businessinsider.com Ukrainian artillery teams fire toward Russian positions in Bakhmut. Madeleine Kelly/Getty Images Ukraine on Tuesday said that 1,030 Russian troops were killed in the past 24…

What happened to Ukraine's only submarine?

newsweek.com Ukraine has received numerous pieces of military equipment from allies across the globe during its war with Russia, which launched an invasion last February 24, but one…

Video shows Ukrainian drone demolish Russian vehicle in dive-bomb

newsweek.com A video shared by Ukrainian officials appears to show Russian military vehicles being destroyed by a drone strike. The clip was first shared on Facebook on Tuesday morning…

Paris mayor says Russia won’t have a team at 2024 Olympics if Ukraine invasion continues

pbs.org Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo says there should be no Russian delegation allowed at the Paris Olympics next year if Moscow continues its war against Ukraine. Hidalgo previously…

Appeal court told Carole Cadwalladr has ‘doubled down’ on Arron Banks ‘covert Russian relationship’ claim

pressgazette.co.uk The serious harm test for defamation should be a “one-off exercise” and should not be revisited following a change in circumstances, a lawyer for Arron Banks has argued in…

Ukraine denies seeking "Korean scenario" peace deal from Russia

newsweek.com A Ukrainian official on Tuesday pushed back on claims made by Dmitry Medvedev that Ukraine was seeking a scenario in which it is split into two nations like Korea. Medvedev,…

Germany, Denmark and Netherlands to give Ukraine Leopard 1 tanks

pbs.org Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands say they plan to provide Ukraine with at least 100 refurbished Leopard 1 battle tanks. The announcement Tuesday comes after Germany…

Germany, Denmark, Netherlands pledge Ukraine Leopard 1 tanks

marketbeat.com Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands say they plan to provide Ukraine with at least 100 refurbished Leopard 1 battle tanks. The announcement Tuesday comes after Germany…

Videos of 'Putin's Favorite Singer' Attending the Grammys Raise Questions

newsweek.com Questions are being asked about how a Russian musician who has voiced support for Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine managed to attended the 65th Grammy Awards on Sunday…

Ukraine accuses senior military officer of high treason, alleges he passed intelligence on troops' movements to Russia

businessinsider.com Ukrainian officials detained a military officer accused of collaborating with and passing intelligence to Russians. Specialized Prosecutor's Office in the Military and…

A Brigade of Ukrainian Moms, Dads, Bloggers And Retirees Is Resisting Russia’s Human Wave Attacks In Bakhmut

forbes.com As the Russian army barreled toward Kyiv in the early days of Russia's wider war on Ukraine last February, the call went out for volunteers in the besieged capital city.…

Paris Mayor Opposes Russian Participation At 2024 Olympics

forbes.com Anne Hidalgo, the mayor of Paris, said Tuesday she was not in favor of Russian or Belarusian athletes participating at the upcoming 2024 Paris Olympics, complementing calls…

Russia hits civilian areas, boosts offensive as invasion anniversary nears

pbs.org Russian shelling damaged a hospital and apartment buildings in Ukraine, local officials said Tuesday, while military analysts expressed skepticism about the potential impact…

Russia hits more civilian targets amid doubts over offensive

marketbeat.com Russian shelling damaged a hospital and apartment buildings in Ukraine, local officials said Tuesday, while military analysts expressed skepticism about the potential impact…

Ukraine inflicts deadliest day of fighting on Russia so far: report

newsweek.com Russian troops have suffered their biggest losses in a 24-hour period of the war in Ukraine so far, according to Kyiv sources. In an update on Tuesday, the General Staff of…

World Is Walking Into WW3 With "Eyes Wide Open"

zerohedge.com World Is Walking Into WW3 With "Eyes Wide Open" - UN Chief Tells General Assembly United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres warned on Monday in a speech delivered…

Russian shells spark hospital fire before expected assault

marketbeat.com Russian shelling hit more civilian targets in Ukraine, starting a fire at a town's hospital and damaging five apartment buildings, local officials said Tuesday, as Ukrainian…

Ukraine anti-corruption purge "inevitable" amid Western scrutiny

newsweek.com Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky's renewed anti-corruption drive is a vital part of Kyiv's attempts to keep its Western allies onside, a senior official has said, as…

Taking the Long View: Viktor Orbán and Realpolitik

newsweek.com It is increasingly difficult to find political leaders who exhibit a humble recognition of the world's manifold complexities. Hubris seems far more commonplace, particularly…

Ukraine latest: Russia's budget deficit widens as energy revenues slump

nikkei.com The war that began with Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 is approaching a grim one-year milestone, with mounting military and civilian deaths. As Russia steps…

LARRY KUDLOW: Did the Bidens think that nobody in America would notice this balloon?

foxbusiness.com On the eve of President , which is tomorrow night, Joe Biden is trapped in two major untruths. Both of them are attempts to cover up policy failures and a distinct lack of…

Yet Another Odd Russian Oligarch Death, Another Estate Feud

forbes.com On December 4, real estate baron Dmitry Zelenov became one of the latest Russian oligarchs to mysteriously pass away after he got ill during a dinner party in the French…

Ex-U.S. general casts doubt over size of Putin's newly mobilized army

newsweek.com Former U.S. Army Lieutenant General Ben Hodges said Monday that he is "skeptical" over the size of Russian President Vladimir Putin's newly mobilized infantry. In September,…

Fighting continues in Ukraine as anniversary of Russian invasion nears

pbs.org Russian forces are keeping Ukrainian troops tied down with attacks in the eastern Donbas region as Moscow assembles additional combat power there for an expected offensive…

Yuan: How China's currency props up Putin's anemic budget

dw.com Russia has started selling its growing reserves of the Chinese currency to fill a budget deficit caused by falling oil and gas revenues and the costs of war. For how long…

Russian forces keep up pressure as Ukraine anniversary nears

apnews.com Russian forces are keeping Ukrainian troops tied down with attacks in the eastern Donbas region as Moscow assembles additional combat power there for an expected offensive…

Russia threatens "dozens of billions" in Ukraine gas, minerals: Minister

newsweek.com Billions of dollars in natural resources are at stake in Russia's invasion of Ukraine, a senior economic minister has said, with occupying Russian troops making it…

The Economics of the Ukraine Proxy War with Michael Hudson and Radhika Desai

nakedcapitalism.com Yves here. Get a cup of coffee. This is a meaty talk, hosted by Danny Haiphong, on the economic and geopolitical effects of the war in Ukraine. One place where I beg to…

Putin pursuing "silent mobilization" as war proves unpopular in Russia

newsweek.com Russian troops fighting in Ukraine are being boosted by a covert draft because Vladimir Putin fears the backlash that a widespread mobilization might cause, the Institute…

Ukraine latest: U.N. nuclear watchdog chief to visit Moscow this week

nikkei.com The war that began with Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 is approaching a grim one-year milestone, with mounting military and civilian deaths. As Russia steps…

In pro-Putin Serbia, liberal-minded Russians seek a home

seattletimes.com About 200,000 Russians have left their homeland for Serbia since the start of the war in Ukraine.

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