Sen. Mitt Romney suggests strategies to fight Putin in Ukraine

Republican Sen. Mitt Romney suggested in a New York Times essay that "NATO could engage" in Ukraine, "potentially obliterating Russia's struggling military" as an option against Russian President Vladimir Putin were he to deploy nuclear weapons. The Utah senator also suggested that the West confront China and other Russian-allied nations with an ultimatum. "You are either with … Continue reading Sen. Mitt Romney suggests strategies to fight Putin in Ukraine

Finnish president grateful to Biden’s administration for support over NATO membership bid

Finnish President Sauli Niinisto on Monday thanked the U.S. for supporting Finland's NATO membership after meeting with a group of visiting U.S. senators, including Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Niinisto officially announced Finland's application for NATO membership on Sunday.  Apart from McConnell, the U.S. delegation also included senators Susan Collins, John Barrasso and John Cornyn. China says … Continue reading Finnish president grateful to Biden’s administration for support over NATO membership bid

Zelenskyy avoids comments on ‘no-fly’ zone, NATO membership

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy asked NATO allies Thursday for continued help in his fight against Russia’s invasion but did not repeat his recurring request for a “no-fly" zone, according to the White House. Zelenskyy addressed the NATO summit by video from Ukraine, speaking shortly after the emergency summit was opened by NATO Secretary General Jens … Continue reading Zelenskyy avoids comments on ‘no-fly’ zone, NATO membership

Formula 1 legend Hamilton worries about fairness after Masi controversy

Lewis Hamilton wins his rival Max Verstappen in almost every category LEWIS HAMILTON has called for "non-biased stewards" ahead of the 2022 Formula One season. The seven-time British world champion hopes future decisions made by officials are not influenced by their friendship with drivers. Hamilton said: “We need to make sure we get non-biased stewards. “Race … Continue reading Formula 1 legend Hamilton worries about fairness after Masi controversy

Ukraine Crisis Updates: Everything you should know

High-stakes diplomacy continued on Friday in a bid to avert a war in Eastern Europe. The urgent efforts come as 100,000 Russian troops are massed near Ukraine’s border and the Biden administration worries that Russian President Vladimir Putin will mount some sort of invasion within weeks. An Ukrainian serviceman sits at his position in a trench on … Continue reading Ukraine Crisis Updates: Everything you should know

How a Russian invasion of Ukraine will change the world

President Joe Biden cast a potential Russian invasion of Ukraine in stark historical terms Tuesday, saying, “it would be the largest invasion since World War II.” Joe Biden “It would change the world,” said Biden, if the tens of thousands of Russian troops who have been amassing on the Russian-Ukrainian border were to launch an … Continue reading How a Russian invasion of Ukraine will change the world

Ukraine facing a bleak future without NATO membership and economic aid

In the years ahead, Ukraine will be the geopolitical black hole of Europe, which will only serve to strengthen the American position in the negotiations with Russia. Ukrainian-President-Volodymyr-Zelensky The final phase of the geopolitical reorganization of the world has begun, in which, unfortunately, nothing but painful cuts, birth pangs and extreme uncertainty can be expected. … Continue reading Ukraine facing a bleak future without NATO membership and economic aid

Russia bemoans U.S. decision to pull out from Open Skies arms pact, says it’s ‘a political mistake’

Russia on Friday called a U.S. decision to not rejoin the Open Skies arms control pact, which allows unarmed surveillance flights over member countries, a political mistake that strikes a sour note ahead of a summit, Russian news agencies reported. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Sergei Ryabkov, Russia's deputy foreign minister, was quoted by the … Continue reading Russia bemoans U.S. decision to pull out from Open Skies arms pact, says it’s ‘a political mistake’

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NATO warns against Russian military build-up near eastern Ukraine

Russia warned on Thursday that a serious escalation in the conflict in Donbass could “destroy” Ukraine as NATO voiced concern over what it said was a big Russian military build-up near eastern Ukraine. Unverified social media footage has suggested Russia has been moving large quantities of tanks, armoured personnel carriers and other equipment to regions that border Ukraine as … Continue reading NATO warns against Russian military build-up near eastern Ukraine

Trump says France not doing enough to sustain NATO

  President Donald Trump wasted no time taking a poke at his French host Friday as he arrived in Paris for events marking the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I, tweeting as he landed that President Emmanuel Macron had made an "insulting" proposal to build up Europe's military to counter the … Continue reading Trump says France not doing enough to sustain NATO

Why the Turkish lira keeps falling

Turkey's central bank took action Monday to free up cash for banks as the country grapples with a currency crisis sparked by concerns over President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's economic policies and a trade and diplomatic dispute with the United States. The Turkish lira has nosedived over the past week, accelerating a months-long decline, and tumbled … Continue reading Why the Turkish lira keeps falling

What do you know about the trending global attacks from Petya Ransomware?

Cyber attacks have been on the rise in recent months, but Petya ransomware, the latest global malware attacks spreading through computers around the world as at this moment, highlights the growing danger of third-party software installations. Government agencies, private/public firms, and individuals have fallen victims to this global threat. Petya ransomware reportedly started from Russia … Continue reading What do you know about the trending global attacks from Petya Ransomware?