Pro-Russian forces say 50 more people evacuated from besieged Ukraine plant

Pro-Russian forces say 50 more people evacuated from besieged Ukraine plant

‘Influential’ states working to save Azovstal fighters Ukraine fears Russia aims to wipe out Azovstal fighters More civilians evacuated from bombed-out steelworks KYIV, May 7 (Reuters) – Pro-Russian forces said 50 more people were evacuated on Saturday from the besieged Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol, where scores of civilians have been trapped for weeks alongside Ukrainian … Read more

Exclusive: Biden expected to sign new $100 million weapons package for Ukraine, officials say

Exclusive: Biden expected to sign new 0 million weapons package for Ukraine, officials say

U.S. President Joe Biden enters the Rose Garden during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 29, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, May 6 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden is expected to sign a new weapons package worth at least $100 million for Ukraine … Read more

Putin warns West of lightning retaliation; sanctions batter Russian economy

Putin warns West of lightning retaliation; sanctions batter Russian economy

Putin warns of retaliation if West interferes Ukraine says Europe should stop depending on Russia France to host EU energy ministers on May 2 Russia denies energy blackmail Canada says Russian attacks are war crimes WARSAW/SOFIA/KYIV, April 28 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin warned of lightning-fast retaliation if countries interfere in Ukraine as European … Read more

Canada lawmakers vote unanimously to label Russia’s acts in Ukraine as ‘genocide’

Canada lawmakers vote unanimously to label Russia’s acts in Ukraine as ‘genocide’

Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada April 27, 2022. REUTERS/Blair Gable Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 27 (Reuters) – Canadian lawmakers voted unanimously on Wednesday to call Russia’s attacks in Ukraine a “genocide”, with members … Read more

Russia cuts gas to Poland in what Ukraine condemns as ‘gas blackmail’

Russia cuts gas to Poland in what Ukraine condemns as ‘gas blackmail’

Gas supplies to Poland cut; no word on Bulgaria Ukraine accuses Russia of blackmailing Europe Germany sends tanks to Ukraine Farmers wear body armour to plough fields WARSAW/SOFIA/KYIV, April 27 (Reuters) – Russia halted gas supplies to Poland under the Yamal contract on Wednesday, data from the European Union network of gas transmission operators showed, … Read more

Blasts hit Russia-backed breakaway region, Moldova convenes security meeting

Blasts hit Russia-backed breakaway region, Moldova convenes security meeting

CHISINAU, April 26 (Reuters) – Moldova’s president convened an urgent security meeting on Tuesday after two blasts damaged Soviet-era radio masts in the breakaway region of Transdniestria, where authorities said a military unit was also targeted. The Moldovan authorities are sensitive to any sign of growing tensions in Transdniestria, an unrecognised Moscow-backed sliver of land … Read more

Blasts tear through state security HQ in Moldova’s breakaway region – TV

Blasts tear through state security HQ in Moldova’s breakaway region – TV

April 25 (Reuters) – A series of blasts tore through the ministry of state security in the capital of Moldova’s breakaway region of Transdniestria, the TSV television station reported. The station showed the windows and doors of the building blown out. Fire crews were shown at the scene. Officials from the breakaway region’s interior ministry … Read more

Moldova says reports of Russian army trying to recruit its citizens are dangerous

Moldova says reports of Russian army trying to recruit its citizens are dangerous

CHISINAU, April 14 (Reuters) – (This April 14 story makes clear in the headline and the first paragraph that Moldova did not directly accuse the Russian army, and corrects the day the minister made comments; in the fourth and fifth paragraphs adds context to the Minister’s remarks and corrects the exact wording of the quotation) … Read more

Suspects Arrested After Police Persecution, which started in Virginia, ends along the DC-Maryland border

Suspects Arrested After Police Persecution, which started in Virginia, ends along the DC-Maryland border

Five people are in police custody after a criminal prosecution that started in Virginia, stretched across DC and ended up along the border between Maryland and DC, according to authorities. Download the FOX 5 DC News app for local news and weather Arlington County Police say about 6 p.m. 1 Sunday morning, officers responded to … Read more