After weeks of silence, air raids on Kyiv again

Recently, Kyiv has rarely been the target of Russian air raids, but now a residential complex in the center of the Ukrainian capital has again been hit by bombs. According to Kiev Mayor Vitaly Klitschko, this could have something to do with the NATO summit beginning next week.

$19.8 billion for Ukraine

The war in Ukraine determines the summit of the group of economically strong democracies (G7). Will Chancellor Scholz and the other G7 countries agree on further aid in Elmau? Long-term support for Ukraine is one of Olaf Scholz’s (SPD) key goals at his first G7 summit as chancellor. Just over a month ago, the group’s […]

Money, weapons, equipment: how are the G7 countries helping Ukraine? – News

Deutschland Since 2014, the year of the annexation of Crimea by Russia, Germany has supported Ukraine with around 1.83 billion euros, according to a government spokesman. Since the beginning of the war on February 24, the Development Ministry has also provided an emergency program currently worth around 185 million euros – for example for disaster […]

Nobel Prize medal sold at auction for $100 million

Washington. The Nobel Peace Prize medal by Russian journalist and government critic Dmitry Muratov has been auctioned for 103.5 million US dollars (around 98 million euros). The auction house Heritage Auctions in Dallas, Texas, confirmed to the German Press Agency that the money had already been transferred. According to media reports, this is the highest […]

Ex-soldiers wanted to do business as mercenaries

Stuttgart (dpa) – The plan sounds a bit absurd: Two German ex-soldiers plan to set up their own mercenary force and help decide the civil war that has been raging in Yemen for many years. The war party Saudi Arabia is supposed to pay for the troops – and if things go well, the whole […]

World Bank supports Ukraine with further billions – flashpoints

It is still unclear whether the equivalent of 1.4 billion euros is aid money or a loan. Washington (AP) – The World Bank is providing Ukraine with additional financing of 1.49 billion US dollars (1.4 billion euros). The government could use it to pay wages for state employees, as the World Bank explained. The organization […]

Demonstrations – Essen – Ukrainian ESC winner Ruslana sings in Essen – politics

Home Politics North Rhine-Westphalia Essen Demonstrations – food:Ukrainian ESC winner Ruslana sings in Essen June 6, 2022 at 7:09 p.m Open detailed view The winner of the Eurovision Song Contest in Istanbul, Ruslana from Ukraine. Photo: picture alliance / dpa (Photo: dpa) Directly from the dpa news channel Essen (dpa / lnw) – The Ukrainian […]

Crime: Assad’s narco-state: drug trail leads to Germany – Panorama

From May 27, two men will have to answer before the Regensburg Regional Court, accused of gang trafficking in no small amounts of narcotics. Photo: Armin Weigel/dpa A trial for drug smuggling begins in Regensburg. A Lebanese organization is said to be behind it. This also draws attention to a larger development with powerful backers. […]

Palm winner Mungiu on “a very violent species”

Cannes (AP) – The Romanian director Cristian Mungiu has highlighted the violence of humanity with a view to the war in Ukraine. “We are a very, very violent species of animals,” said the 54-year-old on Sunday in Cannes. “And we need very, very little to identify the other as an enemy, and you can see […]