Tweets 7th December 2022. 2014 Putin’s Russian force snatched Crimea, while the world looked on and failed to react. February 24th, 2022, Putin’s army gathered and the world looked on and didn’t believe what he had planned for Ukraine. Putin’s Russia invaded Ukraine. 287 days have gone by and the Ukrainians backed by weapon supplies from the West fight this clear act of aggression by Russia. The Russians thought the acquisition of Ukraine would take a week now it could mean Russia’s position in the world order will shrink … “Russia is now deemed a terrorist state” by some countries

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Illia Ponomarenko 

@IAPonomarenko

I’d better suggest a Ukrainian soldier as the real person of the year 2022

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Kenneth Roth

@KenRoth

The Russian mercenary Wagner Group is “active in one of Africa’s poorest countries, using violence and extortion in an effort to corner its extremely lucrative diamond industry.”

Kenneth Roth

@KenRoth

The Russian mercenary Wagner Group is “active in one of Africa’s poorest countries, using violence and extortion in an effort to corner its extremely lucrative diamond industry.”

washingtonpost.com

Russian mercenaries accused of using violence to corner diamond trade

Report alleges that individuals linked to the Wagner Group are active in the Central African Republic’s illicit diamond trade.

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The Moscow Times

@MoscowTimes

“The Russian Embassy in Germany would like to make clear that Russian diplomatic and consular offices in Germany do not maintain contacts with representatives of terrorist groups or other illegal entities.”

themoscowtimes.com

Russia Denies Links to German ‘Terror’ Groups Amid Dawn Raids

The Russian embassy in Berlin on Wednesday denied maintaining links to far-right terror groups in Germany after a Russian woman was among

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The Moscow Times

@MoscowTimes

Off-limits topics reportedly include Russia’s law against “fake news” about the military; anti-mobilization protests; the Wagner mercenary group’s recruitment of prisoners for the war; and Russian military deaths in Ukraine.

themoscowtimes.com Russia Presidential Rights Body Urged ‘Not to Upset’ Putin With War Questions – Reports The Kremlin has urged members of the presidential Human Rights Council “not to upset” Russian leader Vladimir Putin with thorny
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Novaya Gazeta Europe

@novayagazeta_en

«After the start of Putin’s criminal war against Ukraine, Latvia has become a country that defended freedom of speech in Europe and allowed Russian reporters opposing the war to continue their work»

novayagazeta.eu ‘Uzskatām, ka TV kanāla redakcija nav Latvijas ienaidnieks’ The official letter from Novaya Gazeta Europe to the National Electronic Mass Media Council of Latvia in relation to the situation surrounding TV
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Novaya Gazeta Europe

@novayagazeta_en

On 26 September, Moscow police agents broke into the flat of activists Kamardin, Menyukov, and Popova. Popova subsequently said that police agents had beaten Kamardin severely and raped him. The rape was recorded on video and shown to Popova.

novayagazeta.eu Russia’s Investigative Committee begins probe into poet Kamardin and his friends being abused by… Russia’s Investigative Committee has started a review of the “potential abuse of power” committed by law enforcement agents during a search

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Carl Bildt

@carlbildt

Deja vu all over again TV Rain editor-in-chief slams Latvian regulators’ decision to revoke the network’s license as a farcical repeat of Kremlin censorship.

@tvrain_english

@meduza_en

meduza.io Deja vu all over again TV Rain editor-in-chief slams Latvian regulators’ decision to revoke the… In a broadcast on Tuesday, December 6, TV Rain editor-in-chief Tikhon Dzyadko called Latvian officials’ decision to revoke the network’s cable

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Anders Åslund

@anders_aslund

The former billionaire brothers Ziyavudin and Magomed Magomedov of Summa Group sentenced to long prison sentences for embezzlement. Their crime: They trusted the protection of then President Dmitri Medvedev 2008-12. Putin must authorize such big thefts.

meduza.io Summa Group chairman Ziyavudin Magomedov convicted of fraud, sentenced to 19 years — Meduza Moscow’s Meschansky District Court sentenced Summa Group founder and chairman Ziyavudin Magomedov to 19 years in a penal colony. The
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Visegrád 24

@visegrad24

El Salvador getting rid of expensive tombs of gang members. The authorities believe they glorify a criminal lifestyle. President Bukele has launched a nation-wide campaign against gang membership and gang violence.

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Euromaidan Press

@EuromaidanPress

Russia prepares new offensive in Ukraine next spring – Stoltenberg Russia seeks a pause in the fighting to regroup and launch a bigger offensive against Ukraine.

http://nato.int https://euromaidanpress.com/2022/12/07/russia-prepares-new-offensive-in-ukraine-next-spring-stoltenberg/?swcfpc=1

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Euromaidan Press

@EuromaidanPress

FM

@DmytroKuleba

: To end the war in Ukraine, two things have to be done – Moscow has to abandon its war plans, switch from war-mongering to a peaceful line of thinking. -Russia must withdraw its forces from the entire territory of Ukraine

ndtv.com Exclusive: Ukraine Foreign Minister’s Interview – Read Full Transcript India is a very important player in the global arena and the Prime Minister, with his voice, can make a change, said Dmytro Kuleba,
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Francis Scarr

@francis_scarr

In the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod you can now buy Z-themed baubles for your Christmas (New Year) tree saying “For victory!

https://newsnn.ru/news/2022-11-29/nizhegorodtsy-smogut-ukrasit-elki-z-igrushkami-2602992

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Francis Scarr

@francis_scarr

A new propaganda video mocking Russians who left the country because of the mobilisation is circulating on Telegram “The boys have left but the men have stayed”

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Francis Scarr

@francis_scarr

Once a fearsome diplomat, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is now complaining about gender-neutral toilets in Sweden

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Julia Davis Retweeted

CNN Breaking News

@cnnbrk

Official

Trump family-owned business is convicted of all counts of tax fraud in a New York trial

Cnn.com

Trump Organization found guilty on multiple counts of criminal tax fraud | CNN Politics

A Manhattan jury has found two Trump Organization companies guilty on multiple charges of criminal tax fraud and falsifying business records

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