Category: Russia

French Judicial Authorities Seize Property Belonging to Putin Associates

Among them is the "Villa Souzanna," situated in Anglet, nestled within the picturesque landscapes of the Basque Country. The villa gained notoriety when it became the canvas for anti-Putin sentiments following the onset of the Ukraine conflict in 2022

France Excludes Putin from D-Day Anniversary Invitation Amid Ukraine Conflict

The decision to exclude Putin comes amidst ongoing tensions between Russia and Ukraine, with Moscow's annexation of Crimea and its support for separatist movements in eastern Ukraine continuing to strain diplomatic relations

Sadulaev Ineligible for Paris Games Amid Allegations of Ukraine-Russia Support

The 27-year-old, who clinched gold in the 86kg category at the 2016 Olympics and dominated the 97kg category in Tokyo 2021, had been aiming to secure his spot for Paris as a neutral athlete after withdrawing from last year's world championships due to injury

French Authorities Shut Down Fake Recruitment Site in Suspected Russian Disinformation Campaign

Sources within the French government, speaking on condition of anonymity, revealed that the operation to dismantle the fraudulent website was conducted by French services, although details regarding the nature of the operation remain undisclosed

Heightened Security Measures Across Europe Following Moscow Terrorist Attack

Europe on High Alert After Moscow Concert Hall Attack as France and Italy Boost Security Measures in Wake of Tragic Incident Claiming 139 Lives

France Secures Abortion Rights; Other European Nations Eye Expansion of Access

Women can have abortions in around 40 European countries, ranging from Portugal to Russia, with varied restrictions on how late in the pregnancy it is permitted. Abortion is illegal or strictly regulated in Poland and a few other small nations

Trump’s NATO Comments Spark Global Concerns Over US Commitment to Allies

Amidst ongoing conflicts and rising geopolitical tensions, Trump's words cast a shadow over the reliability of US commitments, particularly in the face of Russian aggression in Ukraine and Chinese assertiveness in the Indo-Pacific region

Putin casts doubt on Russian participation as neutrals in Paris Olympics

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed reservations about the conditions set by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for Russian athletes participating in the 2024 Olympics

Russian Nationalist Pavel Gubarel: “We will have to Re-Educate them, Create Concentration Camps”

Russia Ukraine: The leader of pro-Russian militants of Donetsk, Pavel Gubarev, said that Russia will not be able to kill all Ukrainians, so it will have to create concentration camps in Ukraine to "re-educate" the local population.

Ukraine: President Volodymyr and First Lady Olena meets US President Joseph Biden

The President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyi, and the First Lady of Ukraine, Olena Zelenska, visited Washington DC to meet US President Joseph Biden and other delegations to honour the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack. The Update was shared by the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA recently.

Amnesty International Deutschland withstands Saudi Arabia-based Mohammed bin Nasser al-Ghamdi

German Non-Governmental Organisation Amnesty International Deutschland raised their concern about the injustice laid on Saudi Arabian-based Mohammed bin Nasser al-Ghamdi, who has been sentenced to death for posting peaceful activities on his Twitter and YouTube handles.

United States Embassy in Latvia congratulates Ukraine on its 32nd Independence Day

The United States Embassy in Riga, Latvia, congratulated Ukraine on its 32nd Independence Day Today, Thursday, August 24, 2023, and reaffirmed their commitment that the United States will continue to partner with Latvia and other nations worldwide to support the Ukrainian people.

France Accuses Azerbaijan of Interference in New Caledonia Protests

France has leveled accusations against Azerbaijan, claiming the country's involvement in the recent wave of protests and violence that have gripped the Pacific island territory of New Caledonia

European Union Population Trends: Growth, Decline, and Shifting Densities

While some countries have witnessed substantial population growth, such as France and Spain, which each recorded a remarkable increase of 6.3 million people, others have faced declines

N’Golo Kanté Returns: Deschamps Unveils French Squad for Euro 2024

Deschamps, speaking on French television channel TF1, expressed confidence in Kanté's return, citing his full season of play with Saudi club Al Ittihad, despite the midfielder's struggles with injuries during his time at Chelsea.