The Doomsday Clock has inched 10 seconds closer to midnight – the closest it has ever been to a global catastrophe. But what does that actually mean?
news.sky.com What is the Doomsday Clock and how does it work? As the Doomsday Clock inches closer to midnight, Sky News looks at the meaning behind it, what it is and how it works. Created in 1947 by
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A shortage of natural gas, which is used widely across China to heat homes and businesses, has angered tens of millions of people. Nights without heat amid alarmingly cold temperatures are making a difficult winter unbearable nyti.ms/3DDUTIT
A rapidly expanding cemetery in a southern Russian village offers insight into who is fighting — and dying — for the notoriously secretive mercenary army Wagner https://reut.rs/3Xx5Fzb
British law firm used by Russian mercenary Yevgeniy Prigozhin is investigated
thetimes.co.uk British law firm used by Russian mercenary Yevgeniy Prigozhin is investigated A London law firm representing a Russian mercenary who threatened to sue a British journalist is under investigation for allegedly breachin
How are sex crimes against children investigated in Russia and in other countries? Can we get to the truth in such cases? Novaya Europe’s Irina Kravtsova explores the problem: https://novayagazeta.eu/articles/2023/01/26/uncle-misha-must-be-punished-en
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Garry Kasparov Retweeted
“The West, and above all the United States, is capable of providing the military and financial support to hasten the inevitable and propel #Ukraine to a speedy victory.” Read
on why Washington need not fear a Russian defeat.
foreignaffairs.com Don’t Fear Putin’s Demise Victory for Ukraine, democracy for Russia. =============
47 missiles out of 55 shot down this morning. Kh-101, Kh-555, Kinzhal, Kalibr, Kh-59 launched from air and from the Black Sea. The aim of Russian attacks remain unchanged – energy infrastructure and civilians. They will not succeed. Ukraine stands strong.
“We need 300 or 500 tanks now. That’s why I believe that we need tanks to carry out an offensive on our territory, on our land. We need armoured vehicles to protect our people, that’s all.” – President of V. Zelenskyy in his interview for
news.sky.com Ukraine war: Tanks, peace talks, Putin and Boris Johnson – key points from Kay Burley’s interview… The Ukrainian president opened up about what it was like leading his country in a war for its very survival.
Russians shouldn’t play in international sporting events. #NovakDjokovic‘s father supports Russia’s genocidal invasion of #Ukraine. At #AustralianOpen2023 Srdjan Djokovic posed with supporters wearing Z shirts & Russian flags with Putin’s face.
Still in a rage about Scholz’s Leopard 2 announcement, on tonight’s show Vladimir Solovyov refers to German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock as “Miss Ribbentrop” and the current German authorities as the “Fourth Reich”
Among targets of today’s mass missile strike, Russia struck Odesa causing massive power outages. This destruction is Putin’s response to
inscribing Odesa on its World Heritage List yesterday and placing it under reinforced protection of the World Heritage in Danger List.
#Duma deputy Vladimir #Shamanov, also known as the “Butcher of #Chechnya“, reassured #Russian patriots about the supply of #German #Leopard 2 tanks.
Great line from
remarks today: “He [Putin] thought that he was going to have — end up with the Findalization [Finlandization] of Europe. Well, he’s got the NATOization of Finland.