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# russia - Today’s News

G7 denounces 'war crime' as Russian strike kills shoppers
# Condemnation
# Condemnation

G7 denounces 'war crime' as Russian strike kills shoppers

4 hours ago 12,885 Views 22 Comments
  • At least 18 people were killed in the attack
  • The G7 leaders branded the missile strike a 'war crime'
  • Zelenskyy urged the G7 leaders to intensify sanctions to help end the war

# russia - Yesterday’s News

'Deplorable' Russian strike kills at least 13 and injures dozens at Ukraine shopping centre
# Kremenchuk
# Kremenchuk

'Deplorable' Russian strike kills at least 13 and injures dozens at Ukraine shopping centre

Updated 11 hours ago 68,666 Views 67 Comments

The Ukrainian defence ministry said the strike was timed to coincide with the centre’s busiest hours.

Zelenskyy urges G7 summit leaders to help end war before 2023
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Zelenskyy urges G7 summit leaders to help end war before 2023

Updated 22 hours ago 10,596 Views 28 Comments

The French presidency said that Zelenskyy told leaders that now is not the time for negotiations.

# russia - Saturday 25 June, 2022

Russia pushes to block second city in eastern Ukraine
# Belarus
# Belarus

Russia pushes to block second city in eastern Ukraine

Updated Sat 3:07 PM 34,435 Views 14 Comments

The Luhansk region’s governor said that Russian forces are attempting to blockade Lysychansk from the south.

# russia - Thursday 23 June, 2022

Germany raises gas alert level after Russia cuts supply
# Gaspolitik
# Gaspolitik

Germany raises gas alert level after Russia cuts supply

Thu 4:59 PM 19,349 Views 5 Comments

Russia has denied that the decrease in supply was a political move.

Russian army expands grip on eastern Ukraine in move to cut supply lines
# Luhansk
# Luhansk

Russian army expands grip on eastern Ukraine in move to cut supply lines

Thu 2:54 PM 7,506 Views 13 Comments

Russian forces have taken control of the villages of Loskutivka and Rai-Oleksandrivka.

European leaders are gathering to decide the fate of Ukraine's EU bid - here's what to expect
# Eu Candidacy
# Eu Candidacy

European leaders are gathering to decide the fate of Ukraine's EU bid - here's what to expect

Thu 12:05 AM 11,857 Views 10 Comments

The Journal will be reporting at the EU Council over the next two days to bring you the latest from the discussions.

# russia - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Russian oil refinery says it was hit by Ukraine drone strike
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Russian oil refinery says it was hit by Ukraine drone strike

Wed 1:06 PM 19,756 Views 17 Comments

The refinery is located in Russia’s Rostov region, a few kilometres from the border with Ukraine’s separatist region of Lugansk.

Varadkar says Ireland has contingency plans if fuel rationing comes into effect
# Russia
# Russia

Varadkar says Ireland has contingency plans if fuel rationing comes into effect

Jun 22nd 2022, 10:16 AM 26,966 Views 40 Comments

However, the Tánaiste said he doesn’t think the plans will need to be implemented.

Key Ukrainian city under 'massive' Russian bombardment
# Lysychansk
# Lysychansk

Key Ukrainian city under 'massive' Russian bombardment

Jun 22nd 2022, 6:51 AM 12,069 Views 4 Comments

The strategically important district of Lysychansk is under heavy fire.

# russia - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

Warnings issued over possible EU energy rationing as concerns raised over backsliding to coal
# Energy Crisis
# Energy Crisis

Warnings issued over possible EU energy rationing as concerns raised over backsliding to coal

Updated Jun 21st 2022, 5:13 PM 25,008 Views 42 Comments

Ireland’s EU Commissioner Mairead McGuinness said that energy rationing could “be a reality”.

Russia vows 'serious' consequences over Lithuanian rail restriction on Kaliningrad
# Invasion
# Invasion

Russia vows 'serious' consequences over Lithuanian rail restriction on Kaliningrad

Jun 21st 2022, 3:27 PM 23,993 Views 26 Comments

Lithuania says it is simply adhering to EU-wide sanctions on Moscow but Russia countered, accusing Brussels of “escalation”.

Ukraine says attacks escalating as Russia-EU tensions surge
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Ukraine says attacks escalating as Russia-EU tensions surge

Jun 21st 2022, 6:49 AM 11,649 Views 8 Comments

Since being repelled from Kyiv and other parts of the country, Moscow is focusing its offensive on the eastern Donbas region.

# russia - Monday 20 June, 2022

Russia threatens to retaliate as Lithuania bans rail transit of sanctioned goods to Kaliningrad
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russia threatens to retaliate as Lithuania bans rail transit of sanctioned goods to Kaliningrad

Jun 20th 2022, 3:04 PM 46,110 Views 35 Comments

The Kremlin said the decision was “in violation of everything there is”, and suggested that retaliatory measures would follow.

# russia - Sunday 19 June, 2022

Germany resorts to coal amid Russia gas supply cuts
# Germany
# Germany

Germany resorts to coal amid Russia gas supply cuts

Jun 19th 2022, 4:08 PM 32,830 Views 39 Comments

The move to coal is described as a “bitter but indispensable” step.

# russia - Thursday 16 June, 2022

European court intervenes over Moroccan man sentenced to death alongside British soldiers
# Russia
# Russia

European court intervenes over Moroccan man sentenced to death alongside British soldiers

Jun 16th 2022, 9:42 PM 23,880 Views 4 Comments

It is not known if Shaun Pinner and Aiden Aslin have also made requests to the ECHR.

EU leaders back Ukraine membership bid in trip to war-torn Kyiv
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

EU leaders back Ukraine membership bid in trip to war-torn Kyiv

Updated Jun 16th 2022, 6:07 PM 27,483 Views 34 Comments

It is the first time that the three leaders have visited Kyiv since Russia launched its invasion.

# russia - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

Russia claims Ukraine blocked civilian evacuation in Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk

Russia claims Ukraine blocked civilian evacuation in Severodonetsk

Jun 15th 2022, 9:28 PM 8,765 Views 7 Comments

Intense fighting for the strategic city of Severodonetsk in eastern Ukraine has raged for weeks.

Ireland's financial stability report finds Ukraine war has amplified inflation here
# Stability
# Stability

Ireland's financial stability report finds Ukraine war has amplified inflation here

Jun 15th 2022, 5:20 PM 10,644 Views 17 Comments

The review also found “emerging pressures” in the housing market.

# russia - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Russia announces humanitarian corridor at Severodonetsk plant as Zelenskyy pleads for arms
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russia announces humanitarian corridor at Severodonetsk plant as Zelenskyy pleads for arms

Updated Jun 14th 2022, 10:04 PM 23,582 Views 22 Comments

The Ukrainian president said yesterday that the human cost of the battle for the region was “simply terrifying”.

Players from Russia and Belarus allowed to play at US Open under neutral flag
# Door Is Open
From The42
# Door Is Open

Players from Russia and Belarus allowed to play at US Open under neutral flag

Jun 14th 2022, 6:37 PM 3,023 Views 1 Comment

The move comes after the Grand Slams condemned the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Russia sanctions dozens of UK journalists and media figures
# Moscow
# Moscow

Russia sanctions dozens of UK journalists and media figures

Jun 14th 2022, 6:29 PM 15,790 Views 18 Comments

The list names BBC director-general Tim Davie and The Times’ editor John Witherow.

'Your friendship and generosity will never be forgotten': Ukrainian MPs praise Ireland's response to war
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

'Your friendship and generosity will never be forgotten': Ukrainian MPs praise Ireland's response to war

Jun 14th 2022, 6:16 PM 24,234 Views 8 Comments

Lesia Vasylenko, Alyona Shkrum, Rostyslav Tistyk and Dmytro Natalukha addressed the Seanad this afternoon.

# russia - Monday 13 June, 2022

Zelenskyy says human cost of Severodonetsk fight 'terrifying' as Russian forces advance on city
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Zelenskyy says human cost of Severodonetsk fight 'terrifying' as Russian forces advance on city

Updated Jun 13th 2022, 9:12 PM 16,862 Views 7 Comments

Severodonetsk and Lysychansk have been targeted for weeks as the last areas still under Ukrainian control in the eastern Lugansk region.

Amnesty accuse Russia of killing hundreds of civilians with cluster bombs in Ukraine's second city
# Kharkiv
# Kharkiv

Amnesty accuse Russia of killing hundreds of civilians with cluster bombs in Ukraine's second city

Jun 13th 2022, 8:38 AM 7,377 Views 9 Comments

Amnesty said it had uncovered proof in Kharkiv of the repeated use by Russian forces of cluster bombs and scatterable land mines.

# russia - Sunday 12 June, 2022

Crowds flock to former McDonald’s outlet in Moscow as it reopens under new name
# Changed Hands
# Changed Hands

Crowds flock to former McDonald’s outlet in Moscow as it reopens under new name

Updated Jun 12th 2022, 2:02 PM 67,292 Views 54 Comments

The US fast-food giant left Russia earlier this year in response to the invasion of Ukraine.

# russia - Friday 10 June, 2022

UN issues war crimes warning after death sentences given to soldiers
# Russia
# Russia

UN issues war crimes warning after death sentences given to soldiers

Updated Jun 10th 2022, 10:45 PM 35,885 Views 22 Comments

Three foreigners captured fighting for Ukraine were sentenced to death by pro-Russian rebels yesterday.

Fighting continues around Severodonetsk as France offers to help ensure access to port of Odessa
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Fighting continues around Severodonetsk as France offers to help ensure access to port of Odessa

Jun 10th 2022, 10:23 PM 21,306 Views 13 Comments

The port city has been subject to a blockade by Russia, with grain waiting to be exported amid mounting fears of global food shortages.

# russia - Thursday 9 June, 2022

Two British soldiers and Moroccan national ‘sentenced to death' by pro-Moscow rebels in Donetsk
# Russia
# Russia

Two British soldiers and Moroccan national ‘sentenced to death' by pro-Moscow rebels in Donetsk

Jun 9th 2022, 4:26 PM 32,796 Views 50 Comments

The men were accused of being “mercenaries” after fighting with Ukrainian troops.

Fate of Donbas rests in battleground city of Severodonetsk, says Zelenskyy
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Fate of Donbas rests in battleground city of Severodonetsk, says Zelenskyy

Jun 9th 2022, 7:18 AM 7,057 Views 0 Comments

Russian troops have refocused their offensive on the Donbas region, comprising Lugansk and Donetsk.

Former Defence chief: First salvos of Ukraine war fired here as Russia exposed Ireland
# Mark Mellett
# Mark Mellett

Former Defence chief: First salvos of Ukraine war fired here as Russia exposed Ireland

Jun 9th 2022, 6:30 AM 61,729 Views 47 Comments

Mark Mellett, the former Chief of Staff of the Irish Defence Forces, launched a stinging attack on Irish defence capacity.

# russia - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Ukraine says key city in Donbas region now largely under Russian control
# Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk

Ukraine says key city in Donbas region now largely under Russian control

Updated Jun 8th 2022, 11:05 PM 33,168 Views 15 Comments

The strategic city has become the focus of Russia’s offensive as it seeks to seize an eastern swathe of Ukraine.

# russia - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

Minister for Foreign Affairs to visit new NATO candidates Finland and Sweden today
# Simon Coveney
# Simon Coveney

Minister for Foreign Affairs to visit new NATO candidates Finland and Sweden today

Jun 7th 2022, 10:11 AM 10,328 Views 49 Comments

Coveney will meet the the Foreign Affairs minister of Sweden and Finland while also meeting the Defence minister in Helsinki.

Ex-Estonian Defence Forces chief: 'Neutrality is a luxury only rich countries can afford'
# Ukraine Crisis
# Ukraine Crisis

Ex-Estonian Defence Forces chief: 'Neutrality is a luxury only rich countries can afford'

Jun 7th 2022, 12:05 AM 24,575 Views 34 Comments

Major General Meelis Kiili, spoke to The Journal about Neutrality, NATO and his country’s plan to fight Russia.

# russia - Monday 6 June, 2022

Moscow furious as foreign minister cancels Serbia visit after neighbours close airspace
# Sergei Lavrov
# Sergei Lavrov

Moscow furious as foreign minister cancels Serbia visit after neighbours close airspace

Jun 6th 2022, 5:30 PM 51,637 Views 31 Comments

Bulgaria, Macedonia and Montenegro refused a request for Sergei Lavrov’s plane to pass through their airspaces.

# russia - Sunday 5 June, 2022

Kyiv rocked by explosions overnight as Putin warns 'new targets' could be attacked
# Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk

Kyiv rocked by explosions overnight as Putin warns 'new targets' could be attacked

Updated Jun 5th 2022, 3:33 PM 34,192 Views 19 Comments

At least 11 civilians were reported killed in the Lugansk region where Severodonetsk is located.

# russia - Saturday 4 June, 2022

Ukraine claims it has pushed Russian forces back during fierce fighting in east
# Severodonetsk
# Severodonetsk

Ukraine claims it has pushed Russian forces back during fierce fighting in east

Updated Jun 4th 2022, 3:12 PM 27,008 Views 13 Comments

Crews sometimes arrive at a location only to be forced to retreat because of the fighting.

# russia - Friday 3 June, 2022

Fighting rages on 100th day of Russian invasion as Zelenskyy says 'victory' will be Ukraine's
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Fighting rages on 100th day of Russian invasion as Zelenskyy says 'victory' will be Ukraine's

Updated Jun 3rd 2022, 3:47 PM 16,862 Views 32 Comments

The sombre milestone came as Kyiv announced Moscow was now in control of a fifth of Ukrainian territory.

# russia - Thursday 2 June, 2022

'Russia controls fifth of Ukraine', says Zelenskyy as war's 100th day looms
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

'Russia controls fifth of Ukraine', says Zelenskyy as war's 100th day looms

Updated Jun 2nd 2022, 8:39 PM 26,650 Views 35 Comments

The Ukrainian president said Russia has captured territory that was ‘much greater’ than the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg combined.

Summer supply of gas to Ireland 'unlikely' to be affected by Ukraine war
# Energy Supply
# Energy Supply

Summer supply of gas to Ireland 'unlikely' to be affected by Ukraine war

Jun 2nd 2022, 11:05 AM 7,649 Views 14 Comments

Gas Networks Ireland said restrictions on the importation of Russian gas to the EU will not significantly impact on gas supply to Ireland.

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