Russian embassy embarrasses itself with map on Twitter

The Russian embassy in Sweden recently caused an uproar when it labeled Crimea as Ukrainian territory in a Twitter post. This tweet came as a surprise, as Russia claims the Black Sea Peninsula as its own. The diplomatic account had shared a map of gas prices in Europe, which marked Ukraine and Crimea in yellow. […]

Russia’s economy is threatened with collapse

Rewrite this content Russian National Bank According to official figures, the Russian economy is doing better than expected, but a look at the details reveals abysses. (Photo: IMAGO/ITAR-TASS) Berlin A bunker mentality has long prevailed in Russia’s economic and financial world. In the truest sense, the Russian government now meets regularly underground to discuss the […]

Roderich Kiesewetter in conversation: “Russia must learn to lose like Germany did in 1945”

The CDU foreign policy expert Roderich Kiesewetter assumes that the USA will soon urge Germany to become more involved in Ukraine. “If we deliver Western main battle tanks to Ukraine, it’s about improving the survivability of the Ukrainian armed forces,” says Kiesewetter in an interview with “The Americans expect more from Germany here.” Kiesewetter […]

Russia should prepare new mobilization

President Vladimir Putin (right) and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at a meeting in October. Kremlin chief Putin will visit Russian soldiers in autumn 2022. Sergey Shoigu plays an important role as Russia’s defense minister in the Ukraine war. Russian soldiers train for the Ukraine war. Russian soldiers in the Ukraine war in the Kherson region. […]

Scholz demands a clear no from Russia to a nuclear strike – Panorama

© dpa Scholz calls for a clear no to nuclear strikes from Russia Directly from the dpa video channel From Beijing to the SPD debate convention: Shortly after his return, Chancellor Scholz rates his trip to China as a complete success. His party celebrates him for it – there is no criticism of the head […]

After explosive speculation: Russia emphasizes defensive nuclear doctrine

After explosive speculation Russia emphasizes defensive nuclear doctrine 11/02/2022, 7:37 p.m How far will Russian President Putin go? The fear of a Russian use of nuclear weapons is great in the West. Moscow is now declaring that the most important task is “to avoid any military confrontation between nuclear powers.” Russian doctrine has been deeply […]

SPD leader Esken in “ntv Frühstart”: Diplomacy is currently pointless with Putin

SPD leader in “ntv early start” Esken: Diplomacy is currently pointless with Putin 10/25/2022 10:27 am SPD parliamentary group leader Muetzenich demands that Germany must do more to find a diplomatic solution to the Ukraine war. Party leader Esken contradicts: Currently, nothing can be achieved with negotiations with Putin. The co-chair of the SPD, Saskia […]

Factory sales in Russia are painful

NThere are also Western companies that are keeping their factories in Russia and are hoping for better times. But the number is getting smaller. The Volkswagen Group is also looking for an investor to take over the car plant in Kaluga. It’s the only way to deal with the situation appropriately. Putin’s war of aggression […]

Russia’s recruits in the Ukraine war: drafted and killed

Ihe Roman Viktyuk Theater in north-eastern Moscow was originally supposed to show Master and Margarita, Mikhail Bulgakov’s allegory of life under Stalinism. The program that is posted at the bus stop in front of the theater points this out. All performances have been canceled until next Thursday. Shortly after President Vladimir Putin announced “partial mobilization” […]