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Russia sanctions dozens of UK journalists and media figures
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Russia sanctions dozens of UK journalists and media figures

Jun 14th 2022, 6:29 PM 15,798 Views 18 Comments

The list names BBC director-general Tim Davie and The Times’ editor John Witherow.

Two British soldiers and Moroccan national ‘sentenced to death' by pro-Moscow rebels in Donetsk
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Two British soldiers and Moroccan national ‘sentenced to death' by pro-Moscow rebels in Donetsk

Jun 9th 2022, 4:26 PM 32,802 Views 50 Comments

The men were accused of being “mercenaries” after fighting with Ukrainian troops.

Fighting rages on 100th day of Russian invasion as Zelenskyy says 'victory' will be Ukraine's
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Fighting rages on 100th day of Russian invasion as Zelenskyy says 'victory' will be Ukraine's

Updated Jun 3rd 2022, 3:47 PM 16,864 Views 32 Comments

The sombre milestone came as Kyiv announced Moscow was now in control of a fifth of Ukrainian territory.

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny loses appeal against nine-year prison sentence
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Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny loses appeal against nine-year prison sentence

May 24th 2022, 11:47 AM 11,563 Views 8 Comments

The new sentence will replace the one he was handed in February 2021, meaning he will remain behind bars for another eight years.

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny set to appeal nine-year prison sentence
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Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny set to appeal nine-year prison sentence

May 17th 2022, 8:00 AM 10,887 Views 5 Comments

The opposition leader had his two-and-a-half year sentence extended after he was found guilty of fraud and contempt of court in March.

Russia urged to annex Ukraine's Kherson, Moscow claims Kyiv bombed Russian city
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Russia urged to annex Ukraine's Kherson, Moscow claims Kyiv bombed Russian city

Updated May 11th 2022, 10:55 PM 72,843 Views 53 Comments

The Moscow-installed administration said there would be a “request to make Kherson region a full subject of the Russian Federation.”

Recession brought on by energy crisis would 'hit Ireland early and hardest', MEP warns
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Recession brought on by energy crisis would 'hit Ireland early and hardest', MEP warns

May 2nd 2022, 6:50 PM 38,220 Views 21 Comments

EU ministers today discussed plans for a possible oil embargo to punish Moscow for invading Ukraine.

Russian gas deliveries to Poland and Bulgaria suspended as UN chief visits Moscow
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Russian gas deliveries to Poland and Bulgaria suspended as UN chief visits Moscow

Updated Apr 26th 2022, 8:36 PM 52,154 Views 49 Comments

Much of eastern Europe heavily depends on gas from Russia.

Zelenskyy calls for meeting with Putin 'to end the war' as Mariupol evacuation 'thwarted'
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Zelenskyy calls for meeting with Putin 'to end the war' as Mariupol evacuation 'thwarted'

Updated Apr 23rd 2022, 8:30 PM 64,888 Views 64 Comments

Ukraine has made a plea to the UN to help evacuate citizens from the city, after previous attempts failed.

West vows more Russian sanctions as Ukraine war enters new phase
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West vows more Russian sanctions as Ukraine war enters new phase

Apr 19th 2022, 11:05 PM 15,401 Views 13 Comments

Russia’s defence ministry said that “high-precision air-based missiles” had hit 13 Ukrainian positions in parts of Donbas.

Russian Black Sea flagship sinks after Kyiv claims missile hit
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Russian Black Sea flagship sinks after Kyiv claims missile hit

Apr 14th 2022, 11:01 PM 61,988 Views 41 Comments

The guided missile cruiser Moskva had been leading Russia’s naval effort against Ukraine in the seven-week conflict.

Russia blames Ukraine for fuel depot explosion as Kyiv denies role
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Russia blames Ukraine for fuel depot explosion as Kyiv denies role

Apr 1st 2022, 10:05 PM 21,186 Views 23 Comments

There is confusion over who is responsible for a helicopter attack on a fuel depot in the Russian town of Belgorod.

Scepticism over Russian pledge to de-escalate campaign around Kyiv after 'positive' peace talks
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Scepticism over Russian pledge to de-escalate campaign around Kyiv after 'positive' peace talks

Mar 30th 2022, 7:19 AM 8,312 Views 8 Comments

Russia’s deputy defence minister Alexander Fomin said the country would “radically, by several times reduce the military activity” around Kyiv and Chernigiv.

Vladimir Putin addresses rally in Moscow as Russian troops continue assault
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Vladimir Putin addresses rally in Moscow as Russian troops continue assault

Updated Mar 18th 2022, 4:01 PM 73,029 Views 75 Comments

He praised his country’s forces at the rally to mark the eighth anniversary of Russia annexing the Crimea from Ukraine.

Russian state TV employee fined for anti-war protest on live news show
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Russian state TV employee fined for anti-war protest on live news show

Updated Mar 15th 2022, 6:51 PM 27,828 Views 22 Comments

Marina Ovsyannikova walked into the Channel One studio with a poster saying ‘no war’ and ‘Russians against the war’.

Russia says it could target Western arms supplies to Ukraine
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Russia says it could target Western arms supplies to Ukraine

Updated Mar 12th 2022, 11:20 AM 42,411 Views 64 Comments

Earlier Ukraine’s foreign ministry said a mosque sheltering 80 civilians was shelled in Mariupol.

Novichok poisoning public inquiry delayed amid heightened Russian tensions
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Novichok poisoning public inquiry delayed amid heightened Russian tensions

Feb 25th 2022, 1:14 PM 9,252 Views 0 Comments

Dawn Sturgess died in 2018 after being inadvertently exposed to the nerve agent on a discarded perfume bottle.

Russia is 'on brink' of invading Ukraine, US warns despite ongoing talks
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Russia is 'on brink' of invading Ukraine, US warns despite ongoing talks

Updated Feb 20th 2022, 6:15 PM 75,148 Views 125 Comments
  • Emmanuel Macron talked with Vladimir Putin today, before calling Volodymyr Zelensky
  • Minister Simon Coveney said that the prospect of war in Ukraine is now the expectation
  • Joint Russian and Belarusian military drills are continuing today amid increased tension with Ukraine
Biden says Russian attack on Ukraine 'remains very much a possibility'
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Biden says Russian attack on Ukraine 'remains very much a possibility'

Updated Feb 15th 2022, 10:01 PM 67,541 Views 69 Comments
  • Talks between new German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and Russian President Vladimir Putin took place this afternoon.
  • Ukrainian Foreign Minister, Dmytro Kuleba, says that if a 'real withdrawal' follows the Russian statements, it will be the beginning of a real de-escalation.
  • Nato chief Jens Stoltenberg said that there should be 'cautious optimism', but there are no signs of de-escalation on the ground.
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny stands new trial at penal colony
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Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny stands new trial at penal colony

Feb 15th 2022, 3:17 PM 11,638 Views 0 Comments

President Vladimir Putin’s long-time foe is charged with fraud and contempt of court.

Russia ready for more talks to end Ukraine standoff
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Russia ready for more talks to end Ukraine standoff

Updated Feb 14th 2022, 10:41 PM 48,533 Views 59 Comments
  • The US has warned that Moscow could invade Ukraine at any moment.
  • German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is visiting Kyiv for crisis talks with President Volodymyr Zelensky.
  • Scholz plans to continue on to Russia to hold talks with Putin.
Diplomatic flurry to avert Russia-NATO clash over Ukraine
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Diplomatic flurry to avert Russia-NATO clash over Ukraine

Feb 7th 2022, 7:35 AM 12,644 Views 19 Comments

US officials claim Russia is on track to amass a large enough force, 150,000 soldiers, for a full-scale invasion by mid-February.

Biden threatens Putin with personal sanctions over Ukraine
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Biden threatens Putin with personal sanctions over Ukraine

Jan 26th 2022, 7:09 AM 33,381 Views 65 Comments
  • The White House has said the risk of a Russian invasion of Ukraine "remains imminent"
  • US President Joe Biden said such a move would prompt "enormous consequences" and "change the world"
  • Irish people have been advised to avoid non-essential travel to Ukraine
‘Very significant’ risk of Russia invading Ukraine, UK warns
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‘Very significant’ risk of Russia invading Ukraine, UK warns

Updated Jan 23rd 2022, 2:01 PM 25,529 Views 48 Comments

Liz Truss has accused Vladimir Putin of plotting to install a pro-Moscow leader as head of the government in Russia’s neighbouring country.

Russia agrees to talk to US and UK amid growing tensions over Ukraine
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Russia agrees to talk to US and UK amid growing tensions over Ukraine

Updated Jan 22nd 2022, 3:30 PM 13,127 Views 30 Comments

There are fears that Russia will invade Ukraine after Moscow massed tens of thousands of troops at the border.

US warns Russia of risk of 'confrontation,' ahead of Ukraine talks
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US warns Russia of risk of 'confrontation,' ahead of Ukraine talks

Updated Jan 9th 2022, 4:20 PM 23,915 Views 41 Comments

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has insisted that talks will yield no progress so long as Russia has a “gun to Ukraine’s head”.

NATO says 'real' risk of Ukraine attack as readies Russia talks
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NATO says 'real' risk of Ukraine attack as readies Russia talks

Jan 7th 2022, 6:32 PM 13,862 Views 18 Comments

High-ranking officials from the United States and Russia are set to hold talks in Geneva on Monday.

'An attack on civil society': Court shuts down another human rights group in Russia
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'An attack on civil society': Court shuts down another human rights group in Russia

Dec 29th 2021, 12:55 PM 9,731 Views 25 Comments

Russian authorities have in recent months mounted pressure on rights groups, media outlets and journalists, naming dozens as foreign agents.

Vladimir Putin says he will consider options if West fails to give security vow
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Vladimir Putin says he will consider options if West fails to give security vow

Dec 27th 2021, 7:05 AM 22,852 Views 38 Comments

The Russian president has said NATO should not expand to include Ukraine.

Moscow hospitals flooded with Covid patients as city reports record highs
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Moscow hospitals flooded with Covid patients as city reports record highs

Jun 19th 2021, 1:57 PM 33,128 Views 22 Comments

The highly infectious Delta variant first identified in India represents nearly 90% of new cases.

Over 1,000 arrested at Russian marches calling for Alexei Navalny to be freed from prison
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Over 1,000 arrested at Russian marches calling for Alexei Navalny to be freed from prison

Apr 22nd 2021, 9:20 AM 8,947 Views 15 Comments

Many were arrested before the protests even began.

Putin signs law allowing him to serve two more terms
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Putin signs law allowing him to serve two more terms

Apr 5th 2021, 7:19 PM 52,334 Views 92 Comments

The Russian president may stay in power until 2036.

Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny as over 1,400 protesters detained
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Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny as over 1,400 protesters detained

Feb 3rd 2021, 7:22 AM 14,668 Views 19 Comments

Britain, France, Germany, the United States and the European Union denounced the ruling and called for his immediate release.

Moscow braces for more protests ahead of Alexei Navalny court hearing
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Moscow braces for more protests ahead of Alexei Navalny court hearing

Feb 1st 2021, 9:39 PM 8,660 Views 5 Comments

Navalny’s team said there was ‘overwhelming nationwide support’ for the Kremlin’s fiercest critic.

Over 4,000 people detained at Alexei Navalny protests across Russia
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Over 4,000 people detained at Alexei Navalny protests across Russia

Updated Jan 31st 2021, 3:29 PM 18,846 Views 20 Comments

Protesters defied government warnings to rally from Vladivostok to Saint Petersburg in a second weekend of mass demonstrations.

Kremlin accuses US of meddling after 3,500 protesters detained
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Kremlin accuses US of meddling after 3,500 protesters detained

Updated Jan 24th 2021, 4:53 PM 27,825 Views 40 Comments

Tens of thousands rallied in support of jailed opposition politician Alexei Navalny in Russia this weekend.

Russia detains dozens of Navalny supporters at anti-Putin protests
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Russia detains dozens of Navalny supporters at anti-Putin protests

Jan 23rd 2021, 11:49 AM 8,820 Views 7 Comments

Thousands of protesters joined in cities today to support the jailed Kremlin critic.

Russian court orders Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to be jailed for 30 days
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Russian court orders Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to be jailed for 30 days

Updated Jan 18th 2021, 5:24 PM 36,758 Views 0 Comments

Navalny was detained on arrival in Russia after recovering from nerve agent poisoning in Germany.

France, Germany and Britain seek Russia sanctions over Navalny poisoning
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France, Germany and Britain seek Russia sanctions over Navalny poisoning

Oct 8th 2020, 8:23 AM 11,056 Views 15 Comments

Moscow quickly hit back that the accusations were “unacceptable” and amounted to “blackmail”.

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'
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Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'

Sep 5th 2020, 10:52 AM 17,258 Views 60 Comments

Alexei Navalny fell ill on a flight to Moscow and is now in an induced coma in a Berlin hospital.

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