Who is Vladimir Putin?
Latest news on Vladimir Putin, who became Russias president in 2000, whose leadership has been marked by authoritarianism, repression and corruption. This feed updates continuously 24/7 so check back regularly.
Will Putin attend the G20 summit in October?
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin plans to attend the G20 summit at the end of October, the country’s ambassador to Indonesia said, while calling the West’s reaction to the war in Ukraine “disproportional,” according to reports.
How will Washington deal with Ukraine’s Crisis?
Top US diplomat says Washington will ensure ‘accountability and consequences’ for abuses committed in Ukraine. ‘A necessary self-purification of society will only strengthen our country,’ Russian leader says. Civilians are at the front lines of Ukrainian resistance now, not only the army.
What if Russia prevails in Ukraine?
If Russia prevails in Ukraine, analysts including Ash have warned of a new “Iron Curtain” descending on Eastern Europe, creating two opposing geopolitical blocs reminiscent of those in the Cold War-the EU (and NATO nations) on one side of a potentially militarized border and Ukraine and other countries in Russia’s political orbit.
Is Germany watching from the sidelines of the Ukraine crisis?
But Berlin’s restrictive stance on how to deal with Russia to deter the crisis in Ukraine has raised eyebrows among its allies, while experts accuse Germany of watching from the sidelines.
How is the Middle East responding to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine?
Governments and leaders across the Middle East have issued varying statements in response to Russia’s moves against Ukraine, from its February 21 decision to recognize the separatist republics of Donetsk and Luhansk to its full-scale invasion soon thereafter.
Is it normal to feel overwhelmed by the war in Ukraine?
If you woke up this morning, looked at the news, and felt increasingly worried about the war in Ukraine, you are not alone. After a two-year pandemic, its a lot to absorb, and experts agree that feeling overwhelmed is normal. Here is their advice on how you can take care of yourself, your kids - and others.