Russia’s Yevgeny Prigozhin admits owning Wagner mercenary force | Military News

Russia’s Yevgeny Prigozhin admits owning Wagner mercenary force | Military News

Businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin for the first time says he is ‘proud’ of founding Wagner Group staffed by veterans of the Russian armed forces. Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin has acknowledged he founded the Wagner Group, a private military company in 2014, the first public confirmation after he previously denied ownership and sued journalists for reporting it. … Read more

Canadian military faces shortage of recruits: `We are in an applicant crisis’ – National

Canadian military faces shortage of recruits: `We are in an applicant crisis’ – National

The Canadian Armed Forces is sounding the alarm over a severe shortage of recruits to fill thousands of vacant positions, with the shortfall so bad that senior officers are now calling it a crisis. On a cool Tuesday afternoon, Robert Romero walks out of the Canadian Armed Forces’ recruiting office in downtown Ottawa with an … Read more

Putin’s crony threatens to send protesters’ relatives to war

Putin’s crony threatens to send protesters’ relatives to war

A loyal ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin threatened to send the relatives of anti-war protesters to the front lines in Ukraine — amid reports that college students were being pulled from classrooms to serve and older reservists with severe disabilities were being called up. Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov warned that there could be consequences … Read more

Secret Service – NBC4 Washington

Secret Service – NBC4 Washington

A military aide was arrested Thursday after he brought a loaded gun to an entrance of the White House, the United States Secret Service confirms to News4. Patrick Tansey, 54, was charged with carrying a pistol without a license, The Washington Post was first to report. Tansey works at the White House military office and … Read more

Caitlyn Jenner: This military wokeness has to stop – Fox News

Caitlyn Jenner: This military wokeness has to stop – Fox News

Caitlyn Jenner: This military wokeness has to stop  Fox News

Traffic jams and desperation at the border as Russians flee Putin’s ‘partial mobilization’

Traffic jams and desperation at the border as Russians flee Putin’s ‘partial mobilization’

CNN  —  Vladimir Putin’s “partial mobilization” of citizens for his war in Ukraine has already set in motion sweeping changes for many Russians, as drafted men bid their families emotional goodbyes, while others attempt to flee, scrambling to make it across land border crossings or buy air tickets out. For many of those leaving, the … Read more

Four occupied Ukraine regions begin vote on joining Russia | Russia-Ukraine war News

Four occupied Ukraine regions begin vote on joining Russia | Russia-Ukraine war News

Four areas of Russian-occupied Ukraine have started to hold referendums, which have been condemned as illegitimate by Kyiv and are seen as paving the way for Moscow to formally annex some 15 percent of Ukrainian territory. Voting in Luhansk and Donetsk, self-proclaimed “independent republics” controlled by Moscow-backed separatists since 2014, as well as in southern … Read more

UN told Myanmar has gone from ‘bad to worse to horrific’ | Human Rights News

UN told Myanmar has gone from ‘bad to worse to horrific’ | Human Rights News

Special Rapporteur Tom Andrews says the people of Myanmar are increasingly frustrated with an international community they feel has failed them. Tom Andrews, the United Nations special rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar, has said that conditions for Myanmar’s 54 million people have gone from “bad to worse to horrific” since the military seized power … Read more

Queen Elizabeth lowered into Royal Vault as lone piper concludes state funeral – Sky News

Queen Elizabeth lowered into Royal Vault as lone piper concludes state funeral – Sky News

Queen Elizabeth lowered into Royal Vault as lone piper concludes state funeral  Sky News Will and Kate’s First Engagement since Queen’s Funeral  The Royal Family Channel Is it time for Britain to abolish the monarchy? | The Stream  Al Jazeera English The Queen’s Personal Piper Plays her to Rest  The Royal Family Channel World leaders come together for Queen … Read more