Australia sanctions 33 Russians including Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich

The Australian Government has announced a fresh round of sanctions targeting 33 Russian oligarchs, including Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich, and other prominent businessmen over their country’s invasion of Ukraine. The measures come as Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky has called on world leaders to increase sanctions upon Moscow as its offensive enters its 19th day. […]

Putin’s alleged love child deletes Instagram after verbal abuse over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Vladimir Putin’s alleged love child has deleted her Instagram account after suffering verbal abuse following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Luiza Krivonogikh, whose Instagram boasted 84,000 followers, became a target for trolls after her rumored father gave the orders for Russian troops to invade Ukraine last month. Twitter users left hostile comments on her page, others […]

Italian police seize villas, houses and yachts worth over $150 million from Russian oligarchs

The Italian police have seized villas, houses and yachts worth 143 million euros (more than $150 million USD) from five Russian oligarchs over ties with Russian president, Vladimir Putin as Russia continues it’s war against Ukraine. According to a police statement on Saturday, March 5, the Special Unit of the Financial Police, in collaboration with […]

CNN, ABC, CBS, BBC and Bloomberg News to stop broadcasting in Russia after new law threatening to jail those spreading ‘fake news’ for 15 years

Some global media outlets have suspended their operations in Russia after President Vladimir Putin signed into law a new bill that punishes the spreading of “fake news” with jail terms of up to 15 years. Following the development, CNN International, the global arm of CNN, ABC and CBS News has announced that it will stop […]

Two more Russian commanders are killed on the frontline in Ukraine after a top general was shot dead by snipers, Western official claims

Two more Russian commanders have been killed on the frontline in Ukraine after a top general was shot dead by snipers, a Western official has claimed. Major General Andrey Sukhovetsky, 47, was reportedly killed by a Ukrainian sniper while the latest deaths since Russia invaded last week, were also both senior officers. One was a […]

First major Ukranian city falls to Russian forces as city Mayor tells residents to obey Putin’s soldiers and begs troops not to shoot civilians

The first major city in Ukraine has fallen to the Russian army, the mayor confirmed on Wednesday night, March 2. urging his residents on Facebook to obey ‘armed people who came to the city’s administration’. The city of Kherson, home to 290,000 people, is 300 miles south of Kyiv. Kyiv was also coming under attack […]

Boeing and Ford suspend operations in Russia

U.S. airplane manufacturer Boeing has said that it is suspending parts, maintenance and technical support for Russian airlines as the effect of sanctions in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine ripple across the global aviation industry. Boeing said on Tuesday March 1, that it had halted major operations in its Moscow office and temporarily […]

If the United Nations adopts and imposes sanctions against Russia, we will comply with UN’s resolution – Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama has commented on the Nigerian government imposing sanctions on Russia over the invasion of Ukraine. In an interview with Channels TV on Monday night, Onyeama said the Nigerian government is going to act and engage within the framework of the United Nations. He added that if the United Nations […]

US state department asks Americans living in Russia to leave immediately

The United States State Department has asked its citizens to leave Russia immediately amid tensions with Ukraine. A security alert dated 27 February posted on the website of US Embassy in Moscow, read “US citizens should consider departing Russia immediately via commercial options still available.” American citizens were asked to have “a contingency plan that […]

Russia state-owned news site Tass hacked with ‘Putin Makes Us Lie’ and “Stop This Madness” Message

Russian media sites appeared to have been hacked in a cyber attack by Anonymous, with a message warning readers of “certain death” for troops in Ukraine. The home page for Fontanka, a news outlet based in St Petersburg, was replaced with text reading “Putin makes us lie” and urging citizens to “stop this madness”. The […]

England says will not play against Russia over Ukraine invasion

England’s Football Association said on Sunday the England soccer team will not play any matches against Russia for the foreseeable future to “whole-heartedly condemn the atrocities being committed by the Russian leadership” after its invasion of Ukraine. Other countries have also announced they will not play soccer matches against Russia. Meanwhile, football governing body FIFA […]

Russia and Ukraine will meet for talks

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has confirmed that negotiations between Kyiv and Moscow will now be held at the Belarusian-Ukrainian border. A statement from Zelenskyy’s office said the two delegations will meet “without preconditions” near the Pripyat River. The development came after Alexander Lukashenko, the president of Belarus, spoke to Zelenskyy this afternoon. “Alexander Lukashenko has […]

Fierce Fighting Breaks Out As Russian Troops Enter Ukraine’s Second City Of Kharkiv (Video)

Russian forces have entered Ukraine’s second largest city of Kharkiv after failing in their overnight efforts to seize control of the capital city of Kyiv – as Ukraine’s president today said his country were ready for peace talks. Footage shared on social media Sunday morning showed Putin’s army trucks rolling through the city of 1.41 […]

Google blocks RT, other Russian channels from earning ad dollars

Google barred on Saturday Russia’s state-owned media outlet RT and other channels from receiving money for ads on their websites, apps and YouTube videos, similar to a move by Facebook after the invasion of Ukraine. Citing “extraordinary circumstances,” Google’s YouTube unit said it was “pausing a number of channels’ ability to monetize on YouTube.” These […]

Photos of the Ukrainian couple who spent their first day of marriage collecting rifles to defend their country

A newly wed couple, Yaryna Arieva and Sviatoslav Fursin spent their first day of marriage collecting their rifles to defend Ukraine. Yaryna Arieva and Sviatoslav Fursin got married just hours after Russia launched its invasion of their country on Thursday morning, February 24. But due to the severe nature of Russia’s attacks on the country, […]