Russia prepares to annex occupied Ukraine despite protests

Kyiv, Ukraine (AFP) – Russia prepared Wednesday to formally annex parts of Ukraine After claiming that voters in army-controlled areas overwhelmingly supported living under Moscow. The armed forces went door to door to collect votes within five days of voting in referendums organized by the Kremlin that questioned whether the occupied territories should become part … Read more

Moscow-controlled areas of Ukraine in a “sham” vote to join Russia

Kyiv, Ukraine (AFP) – Voting has begun in Russia-controlled areas of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia, Moscow-backed officials said Friday, as Ukrainian and United Nations officials reported evidence of war crimes. During the war, which lasted nearly seven months in the country. Referendums organized by the KremlinWidely denounced by Ukraine and the … Read more