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
Deaths in Donbas between 2014 and 2021.
Both Russia and the UN have stated that there were about 14,400 casualties in the Donbas area, (Donetsk and Luhansk), during the time between the Russian invasion of Ukraine in 2014, … Read the rest
Fighter Jets Europe to Ukraine.
15 March 2023:
The United States, and most of NATO, have reaffirmed their decision to NOT supply Ukraine with fighter jets.
However, things might be changing…
16 March 2023:
Poland is sending MIG-29 fighter jets … Read the rest
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued an arrest warrant for Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The reason for the arrest warrant is his responsibility for war crimes committed by Russian forces in Ukraine during his war against the Ukrainian people.… 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
Ukraine Civilian Deaths caused by Russia.
From 24 February 2022, when the Russian Federation’s armed attack against Ukraine started, to 22 January 2023, the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) recorded 18,483 civilian casualties in the … Read the rest
A statement by Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev:
“The events in Ukraine are not a clash between Moscow and Kyiv – this is a military confrontation between Russia and NATO, and above all the United States and Britain.” … Read the rest
The strategic Firebombing of Wuhan, 1944.
On December 18, 1944, the Chinese leadership in Chongqing, namely Chiang Kai-shek, Chen Cheng and He Yingqin, connected the China war with the European theater by approving the tactic of strategic firebombing of the … Read the rest
Putin open to talks on Peace.
“The president of the Russian Federation has always been, is and remains open to negotiations in order to ensure our interests,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.
The Kremlin said the West must … Read the rest
Should Russia make reparation payments to Ukraine.
On 14 November 2022, a UN General Assembly resolution called on Russia to pay reparations to Ukraine.
- 94 countries voted in favour.
- 14 countries voted against.
This result means that 87%, of those … Read the rest