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# russia - Yesterday's News

Ukraine claws back more territory in strategic southern Kherson region
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Ukraine claws back more territory in strategic southern Kherson region

Updated 8 hours ago 22,354 Views 18 Comments

Ukrainian forces penetrated Moscow’s defences in the region, one of the four areas that Russia is trying to absorb.

# russia - Saturday 1 October, 2022

Russia suspends gas to Italy after 'problem' in Austria
# Gazprom
# Gazprom

Russia suspends gas to Italy after 'problem' in Austria

Sat 7:43 PM 35,078 Views 16 Comments

Before the war in Ukraine, Italy imported 95 percent of its gas, about 45 percent of which came from Russia.

Nord Stream 2 pipeline has stopped leaking gas
# Nord Stream Blast
# Nord Stream Blast

Nord Stream 2 pipeline has stopped leaking gas

Updated Sat 5:28 PM 26,061 Views 23 Comments

The UK Prime Minister was updated on the latest situation in the Baltic by her Danish counterpart Mette Fredriksen.

Moscow says troops 'withdrawn' from key Ukraine town of Lyman
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Moscow says troops 'withdrawn' from key Ukraine town of Lyman

Updated Sat 3:52 PM 66,766 Views 31 Comments

The town is key due to its rail lines, which Russian forces have relied on for transporting goods.

Donnacha Ó Beacháin: 'Fake Russia Great Again' is surely Putin's new motto
# Annexation
# Annexation

Donnacha Ó Beacháin: 'Fake Russia Great Again' is surely Putin's new motto

Sat 2:19 PM 18,912 Views 21 Comments

The politics professor examines the Russian leader’s attempt this week to annex parts of Ukraine in a sham referendum.

Electric Ireland, SSE Airtricity and Bord Gáis price hikes kick in this weekend
# Energy Costs
# Energy Costs

Electric Ireland, SSE Airtricity and Bord Gáis price hikes kick in this weekend

Sat 6:30 AM 37,349 Views 48 Comments

Increases for Electric Ireland and SSE Airtricity customers comes into effect today.

# russia - Friday 30 September, 2022

Russia vetoes UN bid against Ukraine annexations as China abstains
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Russia vetoes UN bid against Ukraine annexations as China abstains

Updated Fri 10:26 PM 117,460 Views 116 Comments

Referendums held in the four regions were labelled as a ‘sham’ by the west.

# russia - Thursday 29 September, 2022

Kremlin to annex more Ukraine territories at ceremony Friday
# Annexation
# Annexation

Kremlin to annex more Ukraine territories at ceremony Friday

Updated Thu 6:27 PM 33,416 Views 48 Comments

Ukraine and its allies have denounced the so-called referendums as a sham.

Fourth leak detected at Nord Stream pipelines in Baltic Sea
# Nord Stream
# Nord Stream

Fourth leak detected at Nord Stream pipelines in Baltic Sea

Thu 7:34 AM 25,535 Views 34 Comments

The Swedish coast guard could not immediately say why the latest leak only appeared days after the initial breaches.

# russia - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

Ukraine denounces annexation votes in four territories as Russia claims victory
# Annexation
# Annexation

Ukraine denounces annexation votes in four territories as Russia claims victory

Updated Wed 9:02 PM 27,409 Views 29 Comments

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy rejected the referendums as a ‘farce’.

US dismisses Moscow's finger of blame for Nord Stream gas pipeline leaks
# Sabotage
# Sabotage

US dismisses Moscow's finger of blame for Nord Stream gas pipeline leaks

Updated Wed 8:08 PM 50,612 Views 83 Comments

The US’s National Security Council said: ‘We all know Russia has a long history of spreading disinformation and is doing it again here.’

EU seeks trade sanctions on Russia over ‘sham’ Ukraine votes
# EU Sanctions
# EU Sanctions

EU seeks trade sanctions on Russia over ‘sham’ Ukraine votes

Wed 6:09 PM 8,528 Views 6 Comments

Simon Coveney said the results don’t ‘truly reflect what people in those parts of Ukraine actually want’.

No spike in people seeking asylum from Russia in Ireland, O'Gorman says
# Fleeing Russia
# Fleeing Russia

No spike in people seeking asylum from Russia in Ireland, O'Gorman says

Wed 5:23 PM 10,864 Views 9 Comments

Minister Roderic O’Gorman said applications made will also be treated on an “individualised basis”.

# russia - Tuesday 27 September, 2022

Pro-Moscow officials say occupied area has voted to join Russia
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Pro-Moscow officials say occupied area has voted to join Russia

Updated Sep 27th 2022, 8:30 PM 34,414 Views 30 Comments

Neighbouring countries have seen Russians arriving en masse since the draft was announced last Wednesday.

Death toll rises to 17 in school shooting in Russia as survivors hospitalised in Moscow
# Russia
# Russia

Death toll rises to 17 in school shooting in Russia as survivors hospitalised in Moscow

Updated Sep 27th 2022, 12:49 PM 59,024 Views 33 Comments

The gunman killed himself after he opened fire, officials said.

'Sham' annexation polls in occupied areas of Ukraine enter last voting day
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

'Sham' annexation polls in occupied areas of Ukraine enter last voting day

Sep 27th 2022, 7:36 AM 7,511 Views 12 Comments

Armed soldiers have been going door to door in the four Russian-occupied regions to collect votes.

# russia - Monday 26 September, 2022

Drone attack hits Ukraine as US warns Russia of ‘consequences’ over nuclear weapons
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Drone attack hits Ukraine as US warns Russia of ‘consequences’ over nuclear weapons

Updated Sep 26th 2022, 10:04 AM 34,358 Views 33 Comments

A massive fire and explosion was caused in the port of Odessa.

# russia - Sunday 25 September, 2022

United Arab Emirates agrees to supply Germany with gas and diesel
# Energy Security
# Energy Security

United Arab Emirates agrees to supply Germany with gas and diesel

Sep 25th 2022, 3:13 PM 31,896 Views 22 Comments

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is on a visit to the UAE as part of a Gulf tour that also includes stops in Saudi Arabia and Qatar.

Russian police disperse protests against army mobilisation in Russia
# Russian Protests
# Russian Protests

Russian police disperse protests against army mobilisation in Russia

Sep 25th 2022, 11:53 AM 19,651 Views 15 Comments

More than 300 people demonstrating against the mobilisation of reservists to fight in Ukraine were arrested in Moscow.

# russia - Saturday 24 September, 2022

China calls on Russia, Ukraine not to let war 'spill over' as 'sham’ breakaway polls continue
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

China calls on Russia, Ukraine not to let war 'spill over' as 'sham’ breakaway polls continue

Updated Sep 24th 2022, 7:06 PM 54,145 Views 35 Comments

Before the war, Vladimir Putin visited Beijing and the two nations declared a tight alliance.

# russia - Friday 23 September, 2022

Military-aged men flee Russia in droves after Putin orders partial mobilisation
# Fleeing
# Fleeing

Military-aged men flee Russia in droves after Putin orders partial mobilisation

Sep 23rd 2022, 6:16 PM 30,381 Views 40 Comments

The Taoiseach has said Ireland would have to assess whether it would be willing to accept Russians who are fleeing the country.

Ireland would have to assess whether to take in fleeing Russians, says Taoiseach
# New York
# New York

Ireland would have to assess whether to take in fleeing Russians, says Taoiseach

Sep 23rd 2022, 3:22 PM 30,968 Views 71 Comments

Germany has indicated its willingness to accept Russian deserters.

Ireland 'deeply frustrated' at Security Council’s failure to act on Russia, Palestine and climate change
# United Nations
# United Nations

Ireland 'deeply frustrated' at Security Council’s failure to act on Russia, Palestine and climate change

Updated Sep 23rd 2022, 7:00 AM 48,101 Views 64 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Coveney addressed the UN Security Council in New York earlier today.

# russia - Thursday 22 September, 2022

Zelenskyy calls on Russians to resist mobilisation as major prisoner swap takes place
# Prisoner Swap
# Prisoner Swap

Zelenskyy calls on Russians to resist mobilisation as major prisoner swap takes place

Updated Sep 22nd 2022, 10:05 PM 30,915 Views 7 Comments
  • The high-profile prisoner swap saw 215 Ukrainian and foreign fighters exchanged — 200 of them for a single person, an ally of Putin.
  • Ministers in Germany today signalled that the country is ready to take in Russian deserters.
  • Flights out of Russia to neighbouring countries are now nearly entirely booked and prices have skyrocketed.
Debunked: Protesters outside Russian embassy in Dublin were not chanting Nazi slogans
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: Protesters outside Russian embassy in Dublin were not chanting Nazi slogans

Sep 22nd 2022, 4:39 PM 4,279 Views 0 Comments

Putin claimed his invasion was to ‘de-nazify’ Ukraine

# russia - Wednesday 21 September, 2022

Zelenskyy urges 'just punishment' against Russia in address to United Nations
# United Nations
# United Nations

Zelenskyy urges 'just punishment' against Russia in address to United Nations

Updated Sep 21st 2022, 10:45 PM 48,674 Views 44 Comments

World leaders are gathered in New York for the 77th UN General Assembly.

Over 1,300 arrests at anti-mobilisation protests across Russia, NGO says
# Protests
# Protests

Over 1,300 arrests at anti-mobilisation protests across Russia, NGO says

Sep 21st 2022, 10:35 PM 23,391 Views 15 Comments

The OVD-Info monitoring group counted at least 1,332 people detained at rallies in 38 cities.

Biden and Truss discuss Northern Ireland Protocol and Russia in New York meeting
# Us Uk Relations
# Us Uk Relations

Biden and Truss discuss Northern Ireland Protocol and Russia in New York meeting

Updated Sep 21st 2022, 9:30 PM 12,578 Views 11 Comments

The leaders met to talk in New York today.

Debunked: No, 35km queues of traffic have not formed at the Russia-Finland border
# Debunked
# Debunked

Debunked: No, 35km queues of traffic have not formed at the Russia-Finland border

Sep 21st 2022, 9:25 PM 36,896 Views 0 Comments

The videos posted on social media are not of the current situation on the border.

Tom Clonan: Putin has made another strategic blunder but this is a dangerous moment
# Analysis
# Analysis

Tom Clonan: Putin has made another strategic blunder but this is a dangerous moment

Sep 21st 2022, 8:34 PM 61,267 Views 32 Comments

The security analyst looks at the Russian president’s latest move and the level of threat he now poses.

Google searches for ways to leave Russia spike as Putin announces conscription of reserves
# Fleeing Russia
# Fleeing Russia

Google searches for ways to leave Russia spike as Putin announces conscription of reserves

Updated Sep 21st 2022, 8:23 PM 63,104 Views 31 Comments

A police monitoring group has said that more than 1,000 people have been arrested for taking part in anti-mobilisation protests.

Putin says military reserves to be conscripted in first TV address since February
# Vladimir Putin
# Vladimir Putin

Putin says military reserves to be conscripted in first TV address since February

Updated Sep 21st 2022, 3:50 PM 89,432 Views 104 Comments
  • Vladimir Putin was speaking on Russian television this morning.
  • In his address he said he was partially mobilising Russian reservists and former soldiers.

# russia - Tuesday 20 September, 2022

Ukraine: Moscow to stage annexation votes, Putin delays planned TV address
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Ukraine: Moscow to stage annexation votes, Putin delays planned TV address

Updated Sep 20th 2022, 11:50 PM 59,807 Views 54 Comments

The referendums will begin on Friday in Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia.

Russia banned from Euro 2024 qualifying draw
# Russia
From The42
# Russia

Russia banned from Euro 2024 qualifying draw

Updated Sep 20th 2022, 5:09 PM 23,345 Views 28 Comments

National team and clubs have been excluded following invasion of Ukraine.

# russia - Monday 19 September, 2022

Russia accused of ‘nuclear terrorism’ after missile strike
# Russia
# Russia

Russia accused of ‘nuclear terrorism’ after missile strike

Updated Sep 19th 2022, 10:54 PM 38,801 Views 14 Comments

The missile struck within 300 metres of the reactors at the South Ukraine Nuclear Power Plant.

# russia - Friday 16 September, 2022

Ukrainian official says 99% of bodies exhumed in Izyum have 'signs of violent death'
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Ukrainian official says 99% of bodies exhumed in Izyum have 'signs of violent death'

Updated Sep 16th 2022, 10:50 PM 70,283 Views 80 Comments

President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said some of the remains exhumed included children and people who were likely tortured before dying.

# russia - Thursday 15 September, 2022

Zelenskyy says mass graves discovered in reclaimed Izyum as EU chief visits Ukraine
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

Zelenskyy says mass graves discovered in reclaimed Izyum as EU chief visits Ukraine

Updated Sep 15th 2022, 10:37 PM 35,880 Views 37 Comments

A regional official said that some people were shot, while others were killed in shelling.

Russian President and Chinese leader hail 'great power' ties at talks defying West
# Defiance
# Defiance

Russian President and Chinese leader hail 'great power' ties at talks defying West

Sep 15th 2022, 3:03 PM 18,725 Views 16 Comments

It was their first face-to-face talks since the start of the conflict in Ukraine.

# russia - Wednesday 14 September, 2022

Chance for peace in Ukraine is 'minimal' at present, UN chief says after call with Putin
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Chance for peace in Ukraine is 'minimal' at present, UN chief says after call with Putin

Sep 14th 2022, 8:45 PM 14,644 Views 5 Comments

“I have the feeling we are still far away from peace,” Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said.

EU plans 'comprehensive reform' of electricity market as MEPs back higher renewables target
# Energy Crisis
# Energy Crisis

EU plans 'comprehensive reform' of electricity market as MEPs back higher renewables target

Updated Sep 14th 2022, 2:34 PM 25,374 Views 22 Comments

European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said ‘Russia keeps on actively manipulating our energy market’.

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