Putin announces ‘four new regions of Russia’ while Moscow includes parts of Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during a meeting on the Kremlin’s military-industrial complex, September 20, 2022, in Moscow, Russia. Contributor | Getty Images News | Getty Images Russian President Vladimir Putin On Friday, it announced four new regions of the country shortly after signing a decree to formally annex parts of occupied Ukraine. “There are … Read more

Economy flights from Moscow to Dubai cost up to $5,000 as Russians flee

The airline industry has been hampered by a perfect storm of challenges over recent weeks, from labor shortages and supply disruptions to high fuel prices. soba pictures | Light Rocket | Getty Images Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Economy round-trip flights from Moscow to Dubai cost up to $5,000, many of which have sold out … Read more

‘I don’t want to die for someone else’s ambitions’: Russian men face mobilization

CNN – The atmosphere was tense as a long line of cars lined up near the Petkohovo checkpoint on the Russia-Kazakhstan border late Friday night. Andrei Alekseev, a 27-year-old engineer from Yekaterinburg, was among several men in line who fled Russia following President Vladimir Putin’s mobilization orders. Cars had to pass through checks at the … Read more

Ukraine war threatens nuclear disaster and highlights UN divisions, takes center stage in General Assembly

United nations UN officials had hoped that this year the General Assembly would take place in New York — the first annual gathering of nearly 200 nations at the world body since Corona Virus The pandemic hit – it will take a broad focus on the many crises facing humanity at the moment. But with … Read more

WNBA players skip Russia and choose other places to play

Courtney Vanderslott #22 of Chicago Sky leads to the basket against Britney Grenier #42 of Phoenix Mercury during Game 4 of the WNBA Finals at Winterst Arena on October 17, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Stacy Revere | Getty Images Highly publicized Britney Grenier’s legal troubles in Russia and the country’s invasion of Ukraine have led … Read more