‘Show Putin his fear’: Historian sees Scholz’s warnings as ‘risky’

“Show Putin his fear” Historian considers Scholz warnings ‘risky’ 05/21/2022, 03:30 Military historian Neitzel criticized the Chancellor’s signals to Russian President Putin as “reckless in terms of foreign policy”. According to him, Scholz’s warnings convey “the image of a weak West”. Neitzel assumes the war will last “several years”. Military historian Sönke Neitzel criticized Chancellor … Read more

Scholz: ‘There won’t be a dictated peace because the Ukrainians don’t accept it and neither do we’

Germany Government statement by Olaf Scholz “There will be no dictated peace because the Ukrainians will not accept it and neither will we” Status: 12:50 p.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes “Helping a country victim of a brutal attack is not an escalation” Chancellor Olaf Scholz has defended deliveries of heavy weapons to Ukraine against … Read more

By ‘some’ EU countries: Kyiv complains of ‘second-class treatment’

By “certain” EU countries kyiv complains of ‘second-rate treatment’ 05/19/2022, 12:27 PM In the Bundestag, Chancellor Scholz tempers Ukrainian hopes of rapid EU membership. Shortly after, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kuleba called for an end to “strategic ambiguity surrounding Ukraine’s European perspective”. The Ukrainian government has called for a clear prospect of EU membership and criticized … Read more

Scholz: ‘There won’t be a dictated peace because the Ukrainians don’t accept it and neither do we’

Germany Government statement by Olaf Scholz “There will be no dictated peace because the Ukrainians will not accept it and neither will we” Status: 11:09 | Reading time: 3 minutes “Helping a country victim of a brutal attack is not an escalation” Chancellor Olaf Scholz has defended deliveries of heavy weapons to Ukraine against criticism … Read more

NATO: Sweden and Finland officially request membership

abroad military alliance Sweden and Finland officially apply for NATO membership – Turkey speaks of contradiction From 1:04 p.m. | Reading time: 2 minutes Special WELT – Ex-Russian officer criticizes Putin’s state television Ukrainian guerrillas reportedly killed several senior Russian officers in Melitopol. The Russian army then tightened controls on passenger cars, the administration of … Read more

Ukraine war in live ticker: Lviv reports frequent Russian rocket fire

Updated on 05/18/2022 at 8:59 a.m. 7:47 am: ➤ Mayor: Lviv under frequent Russian rocket fire 06:12: Selenskyj: Phone conversation with Scholz “pretty productive” 05:35: The United States creates an observatory of the Russian war in Ukraine Update live ticker on the war in Ukraine here ➤ Mayor: Lviv under frequent Russian rocket fire In … Read more

After phone call, Chancellor Scholz sees no turnaround from Putin

Updated on 05/14/2022 at 09:40 After his phone call with Vladimir Putin, Chancellor Olaf Scholz said he had yet to notice any reversal from the Russian leader. Nevertheless, Scholz made it clear that there would be no Russian-dictated peace. The Chancellor also got to the heart of the matter after the Defense Committee on Friday. … Read more

‘Only one thing brings peace’: Scholz attests to Putin’s lack of sense of reality

“Only One Thing Brings Peace” Scholz attests to Putin’s lack of sense of reality 05/13/2022, 10:55 p.m. After a phone call with Russian President Putin, Chancellor Scholz says Moscow has not yet understood that a dictated peace is not a viable solution for Ukraine. The SPD politician makes it clear: real peace is not achieved … Read more

Finland: Kremlin calls Finland’s NATO membership a threat

abroad military alliance Kremlin calls Finland’s NATO membership a threat to Russia From 3:57 p.m. | Reading time: 4 minutes Finnish government backs NATO membership Finnish President Niinistö and Prime Minister Marin have come out in favor of their country’s immediate application for NATO membership. Finland maintained a position of neutrality for decades, but has … Read more

Energy cooperation possible: Scholz promises Selenskyj further help over the phone

Possible energy cooperation Scholz promised Selenskyj further help over the phone May 11, 2022, 9:55 p.m. Despite all the tense relations between Germany and Ukraine, Chancellor Scholz calls President Selenskyj again. The head of the German government insists on the sovereignty of Ukraine. Both speak of defensive aid, cooperation in the energy sector and sanctions … Read more