More sanctions and weapons: ex-NATO chief calls for “German leadership”

More sanctions and weapons Ex-NATO chief calls for ‘German leadership’ 21/05/2022, 06:41 In the war in Ukraine, Germany’s wavering attitude was criticized. He is also followed by former NATO Secretary General Rasmussen. He not only demands more heavy weapons from Berlin, but also new sanctions against Russia. Former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen criticized … Read more

The Greens are “warmongers”: Lafontaine blames the United States for the war in Ukraine

Greens are “warmongers” Lafontaine blames the United States for the war in Ukraine May 20, 2022, 5:16 p.m. Former leftist Lafontaine holds the United States and NATO partly responsible for the outbreak of war in Ukraine. Russian security interests would have been ignored for years. German politics are not doing well either. He calls the … Read more

“NATO is informed”: the overflights of Turkish fighter planes provoke Athens

“NATO is informed” Overflights of Turkish fighter jets provoke Athens May 20, 2022, 6:57 p.m. With a threat to veto Finland’s and Sweden’s NATO membership, Ankara is putting its allies to the test. Athens is now alerting the alliance: Turkish fighter planes have entered the Greek military port of Alexandroupolis without authorization. Two Turkish warplanes … Read more

Security guarantee for Finland and Sweden

EA small ceremony at the White House on Thursday aimed to clarify the historical dimension of the event: President Joe Biden received Swedish Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson and Finnish President Sauli Niinistö to underline how much he approves of the two countries’ candidacies for NATO membership. . Biden said he was proud that both countries … Read more

Erdogan wants benefits when Sweden and Finland join NATO

ETurkey took an important step in the dispute over Sweden and Finland joining NATO during the visit of its Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to Washington. After meeting his American colleague Antony Blinken late Wednesday night, he said negotiations with the US government to purchase the upgraded version of the F-16 fighter jet were going well. … Read more

War in Ukraine in the live ticker: +++ 04:59 US Senate confirms new Ambassador for Ukraine +++

18.05.2022 Ukrainian War in Live Ticker +++ 04:59 US Senate confirms new Ambassador for Ukraine +++ The United States will send career diplomat Bridget Brink as ambassador to Ukraine. The Senate approved the staff on Wednesday (local time). The State Department previously announced that the US Embassy in Kyiv, which had been closed due to … Read more

Ukrainian War in the live ticker: +++ 02:30 Selenskyj justifies the extension of martial law +++

18.05.2022 Ukrainian War in Live Ticker +++ 02:30 Zelenskyj justifies extension of martial law +++ Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is preparing the population for a longer war. “Kherson, Melitopol, Berdiansk, Enerhodar, Mariupol and all our towns and villages that are under occupation, under temporary occupation, should know that Ukraine will return,” he says in his … Read more

Ukraine War in the live ticker: +++ 01:20 Melnyk: “Ukraine’s NATO membership would reduce the risk of nuclear war” +++

18.05.2022 Ukrainian War in Live Ticker +++ 01:20 Melnyk: “Ukraine’s NATO membership would reduce the risk of nuclear war” +++ Ukrainian Ambassador Andriy Melnyk believes his country could join NATO as quickly as Finland and Sweden. “One thing is clear: we want to join NATO quickly. It can happen as quickly as in the case … Read more

War day at a glance: Kadyrov talks about ‘mistakes’ at the start of the war – Turkey torpedoed Finland and Sweden’s NATO membership

Russian officials openly admit the problems starting the invasion, but the British say they remain. In almost conquered Mariupol, Kadyrov could soon be in charge. Finland and Sweden are trying to join NATO, but Turkey has torpedoed the application. The 84th day of war at a glance. The Russians see the failure of the launch … Read more

What Turkey accuses Sweden and Finland of

Kurds demonstrate against the Turkish government in the Swedish capital of Stockholm. Photo: TT NEWS AGENCY via AP Sweden and Finland have officially applied for NATO membership. But Turkish President Erdogan is filibustering. How true is his claim that both countries support terrorist organizations? “A fish only comes back to life when caught in a … Read more