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- Sputnik - Feb 27th 2024 12:07am EST
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Netherlands will allocate more than 100 million euros ($108.5 million) to the Czech initiative to purchase artillery shells for Ukraine, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Tuesday.
- Sputnik - Feb 27th 2024 12:03am EST
A consumer slowdown was first predicted in May of last year, but it appears that now—after price gouging consumers—companies are prepared to listen and respond.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 11:52pm EST
PARIS (Sputnik) – Paris is not discussing with Kiev the possible supply of French-made Mirage fighter jets, but is studying how useful they could be for Ukraine, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 11:33pm EST
Kyle Parker is known as an anti-Russia hawk on Capitol Hill, having played a key role in legislation subjecting Russian officials to sanctions and travel bans.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 10:50pm EST
US backing for Ukraine is proving increasingly unpopular in Congress and among the American electorate, but will Langley bend to the democratic will?
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 9:16pm EST
It was reported earlier this month that the administration of US President Joe Biden would send another delivery of weapons to Israel—thought to be worth tens of million of dollars—including bombs, Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) guidance kits and bomb fuses.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 7:55pm EST
Recent revelations have proved Russia had no choice but to extinguish the growing threat within Ukraine.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 6:56pm EST
WARSAW (Sputnik) – NATO countries disagree on sending their military to Ukraine and have not made a decision to do so, Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Tuesday.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 6:14pm EST
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant said on Monday that residents of the Gaza Strip would not be able to return to the northern part of the enclave until all hostages still held by Hamas were released.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 3:18pm EST
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – A majority of Americans believe that illegal immigration is a more serious issue under the Biden administration than it was during the Trump and Obama administrations, a Monmouth University poll revealed on Monday.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 2:10pm EST
President Biden pledged to stop work on his predecessor’s signature physical border wall with Mexico after entering office in 2021, with his administration promising to pump over $1.5 billion into a high-tech ‘smart’ wall featuring AI, biometrics, infrared cameras and motion sensors which doesn’t seem to have materialized.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 1:59pm EST
Moscow has stressed many times that it regards the conflict in Ukraine as a US proxy war against Russia, with Ukrainians serving as “cannon fodder” for the West.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 1:11pm EST
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky claimed that just 31,000 Ukrainian troops had been killed since the beginning of Russia’s special military operation. Are these numbers realistic? What’s behind Zelensky’s assessment?
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 12:57pm EST
Despite lacking any sort of blue water navy or even much of a brown water fleet beyond machinegun-armed gunboats, the Yemeni militia has managed to put a giant dent in international shipping through the Red Sea chokepoint linking Europe and Asia, with the volume of maritime traffic through the nearby Suez Canal dropping by as […]
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 12:31pm EST
Scientists from Sevastopol have invented a unique nanopowder that can be used in aircraft construction, radiation protection, production of new materials and equipment, Vladimir Gavrish, Director of the Center for Collective Use of Advanced Technologies and Materials at Sevastopol State University, told Sputnik.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 12:12pm EST
WARSAW (Sputnik) – NATO troops will cross the Vistula River as part of the Dragon-24 exercises, the Polish armed forces’ operational command said on Monday.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 10:21am EST
The New York Times published a major expose on Sunday about the Central Intelligence Agency’s operations in Ukraine, providing details on the creation of a dozen clandestine intel forward operating bases near Russia’s borders. Sputnik reached out to former CIA officer Larry Johnson to help separate the wheat from the chaff in the report.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 9:15am EST
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The first Abrams tank used by Ukraine in the special military operation zone has been destroyed around Avdeyevka, Yan Gagin, advisor to the acting head of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR), told Sputnik on Monday.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 8:39am EST
BRATISLAVA (Sputnik) – Some EU and NATO countries are mulling over the possibility of sending their military to Ukraine on the basis of bilateral agreements, Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico said on Monday.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 8:24am EST
The disturbing incident follows a string of other protest actions by other soldiers in the US capital, including meetings with lawmakers, aimed at pressuring their government to halt its military aid to Israel amid the Gaza war.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 8:02am EST
In recent months, farmers throughout the European Union have taken to the streets to protest against domestic policies undermining local agriculture. Protesters across the continent have been blocking highways and dumping waste in front of government buildings to draw authorities’ attention to the acute problem.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 7:34am EST
Analysts have observed a notable decrease in the supply of American diesel to the European market this month. The supply nearly halved to 6.65 million barrels, down from 11.44 million barrels in January, a record low, not seen since August 2017. The shortage is exacerbated by low US refinery output and the ongoing crisis in […]
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 7:22am EST
Polish farmers have taken the lead among European food producers protesting the dumping of Ukrainian agricultural commodities into the EU, with the country’s mostly smallholder-dominated agrarian sector threatened with extinction if imports of cheap Ukrainian foodstuffs is allowed to continue unabated.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 7:12am EST
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Russian armed forces are now in control of the Lastochkyne village in the Avdeyevka are, the Defense Ministry said on Monday.
- Sputnik - Feb 26th 2024 6:56am EST
The EU has been plagued by escalating financial needs amid a host of geopolitical risks, prompting a pressing requirement to dismantle national restrictions on capital market supervision. Additionally, reforms in savings products and insolvency regimes are imperative.