Russian soldier asks for asylum in Spain: “This is a criminal war, I want to do everything to stop it”

Nikita Chibrin, 27, said he spent more than four months in Ukraine before deciding to flee his unit in June. He landed in Madrid on Tuesday and is now being held in an asylum center in the Spanish capital, awaiting the processing of his asylum application. What may undermine his claim is the fact that … Read more

NATO chief Stoltenberg: “It’s not Ukraine’s fault”

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has blamed Russia for the deadly missile attack in Poland, although it was most likely a Ukrainian missile. “If President Putin stops fighting, there will be peace.” “The investigation is ongoing and we have to wait for the results, but there is no indication that this was the result of … Read more

“Moscow Delays Kherson Withdrawal Over US Mid-Term Deadlines”

Russian soldiers in Kherson in May 2022. — © AP Russia has delayed its withdrawal from the Ukrainian city of Kherson because of the Midterms, the midterm elections in the United States. The American news station CNN reported about it on Tuesday. wverBron: BELGIAN Yesterday at 14:31 Russia captured most of the Kherson region shortly … Read more

More missiles fired than infamous October 10: New air strike appears to be one of the biggest since the start of the war

By 5:00 p.m., more than 100 rockets had been fired, according to Ukrainian security services. This is even more than on October 10, when Russia targeted the capital city of Kyiv with drones in large numbers. The vast majority of missiles would be intercepted. “About a hundred missiles were fired from the Caspian Sea, (Russia’s) … Read more

Russia considers negotiations with Ukraine unrealistic

© AFP On the sidelines of the G20 in Indonesia on Tuesday, the head of Russian diplomacy, Sergei Lavrov, called Ukraine’s conditions for starting talks on ending the war “unrealistic”. “All problems are caused by the Ukrainian side, which refuses any negotiations and makes claims that do not correspond to the real situation at all,” … Read more

Now that Kherson is back in Ukrainian hands, the horror of Russian soldiers is emerging

The recapture of the strategically important city of Kherson was met with cheers in the Ukrainian camp. But amid the euphoria, Ukrainians are also measuring the damage. Withdrawing the Russians would leave the metropolis a mess. President Volodymyr Zelensky talks about more than 400 documented war crimes. Gilles LiesenborghsBron: Reuters, BBC Today at 18:56 “War … Read more