Russia appears to have shifted its operational focus away from the Donbas town of Bakhmut to areas to the north and south.
With the offensive on Bakhmut itself looking to have stalled, Russia’s forces are redirecting their efforts to Avdiivka, … Read the rest
The International Criminal Court has issued an arrest warrant for Russian President Putin, for offences in Ukraine.
Russia withdrew from the International Criminal Court (ICC) in 2016, after the ICC ruled that Russia’s invasion of Crimea amounted to an “ongoing … Read the rest
Ukraine voted for Independence in 1991.
The question asked was: “Do you support the Act of Declaration of Independence of Ukraine?”
92.26% of those choosing to vote, voted “Yes”, to independence from the Soviet Union, on 1 December … Read the rest
Facilitating grain exports.
China’s Peace Plan for the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Point 9 of China’s Peace Plan is to Facilitate Grain Exports from Ukraine, to aid the rest of the world.
This had already begun in mid 2022, but … Read the rest
China’s 12 point Political Settlement of the Ukraine Crisis.
1. Respecting the sovereignty of all countries.
This equates to Russia pulling out of Ukraine, including Crimea.
2. Abandoning the Cold War mentality.
The Russian invasion of Ukraine is not cold … Read the rest
New intelligence reviewed by US officials suggests a “pro-Ukraine group” — likely comprised of Ukrainians or Russians — attacked the Nord Stream gas pipelines in September, but there are no firm conclusions.
US officials have stated that there was no … Read the rest
Russia cannot end this War.
The Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, speaking at the G20 meeting in India, said that the question of when Russia will negotiate an end to the war should be put to the Ukraine President.
This … Read the rest
February 2023 United Nations Resolution.
One Year after the Russian invaded Ukraine, the U.N. General Assembly voted to call for a cessation of hostilities in Ukraine and for Russia to withdraw its forces immediately.
The resolution for the “immediate … Read the rest
China calls for the “sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity of all countries” to be respected.
China condemns threats of nuclear force.
Those were the two points from the Chinese statement on the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Ukrainian President … Read the rest
The 2014 Russian Invasion of Ukraine.
These 10 Facts are fully detailed at the website shown at the bottom of this page.
Fact 1: Russia planned military aggression against Ukraine in advance.
Fact 2: Russian aggression aimed at destroying Ukraine … Read the rest