Moscow cuts interest rates to 11% and slows the ruble

The Russian Central Bank cuts interest rates from 14% to 11% and is preparing for more scissors. The message gets loud and clear where Moscow wants to go: in the foreign exchange market, where the ruble has risen to its highest level since 2015, protected by capital control measures put in place by the Russian … Read more

Putin to the United States, a “global policeman” can’t stop us – last hour

(ANSA) – ROME, May 26 – No “global policeman” will be able to stop countries that want to pursue an independent policy. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking at an economic forum of the countries of the former Soviet Union. The Russian president continued that “Russia has become a little stronger thanks … Read more

Putin visits war-wounded Ukraine for the first time

(ANSA) – ROME, May 25 – Russian President Vladimir Putin visited Mandrika Central Military Hospital in Moscow to meet some soldiers wounded in the war in Ukraine for the first time. Upon his arrival, Putin, dressed in a white coat, was accompanied by Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu. After the meeting, Putin praised the soldiers. “Everyone … Read more

Ukraine, a Russian escalation in the Donbass. Battle of Lugansk – the world

Russian attack in Donbass, where Moscow, according to British intelligence, deploys the next generation of Terminator tanks. The Russians say they destroyed 13 military posts, 4 ammunition depots and 3 Ukrainian command posts within 24 hours with precision missiles. Zelensky talks about a very difficult situation. According to the Lugansk Military Department, the Russians are … Read more

Ukraine war Russia, today’s latest news about the crisis

Gelmini: Cav’s words do not deny the mystery of Fi “Italy cannot be the weak point of the West and above all cannot become one because of the responsibility of Forza Italia: yesterday’s words unfortunately do not deny our ambiguity. I hope that today a clear position will emerge from the stage in Naples in … Read more

Moscow, new military bases in response to NATO expansion – Ultima Ora

(ANSA) – MOSCOW, May 20 – Russia will set up new military bases in response to NATO expansion. This was stated by Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu. The Minister highlighted the increase in military threats near Russia’s western borders from the United States and NATO. Shoigu, according to reports from the Russian agencies TASS and … Read more

Media, NATO can define Russia as a ‘direct threat’ – Last Hour

(ANSA) – ROME, May 15 – NATO can no longer define Russia as a “partner” but as a “direct threat” in the strategic document to be approved by allies at the Madrid summit in June. Bloomberg reported this, citing a source from the coalition. The source said allies would likely keep open the possibility of … Read more

Ukraine, «Use phosphorous bombs». Russian soldiers drink toast after killing civilians

Investigating crimes war from the Russians in Ukraine. “The scale of the unlawful killings is shocking, and there are also indications of summary executions in areas north of Kyiv,” says the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Chilean Michelle Bachelet. We have information on about 300 such killings, but the data will continue to grow … Read more

Live broadcast Ukraine war Russia, today’s latest news about the crisis

Russian banker Tinkov forced to sell his shares after criticism of the war Russian oligarch Oleg Tinkov said he was forced to sell his bank shares after his harsh criticism of the “crazy war” in Ukraine, which was opposed by “90% of Russians”. “I couldn’t argue with the price,” he told the New York Times. … Read more

Ukraine: The European Union is preparing to stop Russian oil. From Guterres to Borodinka: “The Unacceptable Destruction of the Twenty-first Century” – The World

Sending arms to Ukraine and other countries constitutes a “threat to the security of Europe”. This was stated by Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, citing TASS. “Tonight was filled with a huge number of phosphorous bombs. Fifty air raids, rockets, artillery shells and everything a barbarian could use against humanity.” This was stated by the deputy … Read more