Author: International Desk

A Chinese Eastern Airlines plane with 132 passengers on board has crashed in the southwestern part of the country, Guangxi. This information was reported by Al Jazeera and BBC quoting the state broadcaster CCTV. The accident happened on Monday. Nothing is known about the damage yet. According to state media, the Boeing 737 caught fire after crashing into a mountain. The flight was scheduled to depart Kunming from Guangzhou at 1:15 a.m. local time. Rescuers were dispatched to the scene, CCTV reported. The plane crashed near Thong County in Wuzhou Province. Guangzhou and Guangxi as well as provinces in the…

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Russia will never again depend on the West. Russia will never accept the United States’ attempt to rule the world. Attempts by the United States to police in world politics will not be tolerated. Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov issued the warning on Friday after sharp criticism of the United States and the West. Russia launched a special military operation in Ukraine on February 24. Before the attack, the United States and the West had said they would impose tough economic sanctions on Russia. The West has been imposing sanctions since Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine. Russia bans almost…

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At least nine people have been killed in a collision between a pickup van and a truck in Texas. The accident happened on Wednesday (March 16) local time when a pickup truck collided head-on with a van carrying members of a university golf team. The dead included six university students and a coach. Members of a golf team at a university in New Mexico were returning home in a van after the tournament. Suddenly there was a head-on collision with a pickup truck in Andrews County, Texas. At that moment the van twisted. Several people died on the spot. Six…

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Two journalists working for Fox News have been killed outside of Kyiv amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine after the news network said their vehicle was “struck by incoming fire”. Cameraman Pierre Zakrzewski and producer Oleksandra Kurshynova were killed when their vehicle was struck in Horenka, outside of the Ukrainian capital. The Ukrainian ministry of defence blamed Russian troops for the attack. Fox News presenter Bill Hemmer announced Zakrzewski’s death on air on Tuesday morning, calling the late journalist an “absolute legend” at the news channel. “His loss is devastating. He has been with us for years covering wars in…

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Russian President Vladimir Putin is conducting a “special military operation” in Ukraine. At the end of three weeks of military operations, this country, as beautiful as the picture of Eastern Europe, has been reduced to rubble. There have even been allegations of civilian casualties. The U.S. Senate has condemned Russian President Vladimir Putin as a “war criminal.” The US Senate unanimously condemned Putin as a “war criminal” in a vote on Tuesday (March 15th) local time. The British media reported this information in a report on Wednesday (March 18). The report said the rare cross-party vote called Putin a war…

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Russia could take full control of all major cities in Ukraine, the Kremlin has said. At the same time, the country has warned the West that Moscow has enough military power to meet all of Russia’s goals in Ukraine without China’s help. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peshkov issued the warning on Monday. He said that in addition to ensuring maximum security for civilians, the Russian Defense Ministry was not ruling out the possibility of taking full control of Ukraine’s main populous city. Peshkov said some major Ukrainian cities had already been surrounded by Russian forces. A spokesman for the Kremlin said…

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Conflict talks between Russia and Ukraine are set to resume Monday (March 14), negotiators and the Kremlin have said, after both sides hailed progress at earlier rounds aimed at ending more than two weeks of fighting. The talks would resume by video-conference on Monday, Mykhailo Podolyak, an adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and part of the negotiating team, said late Sunday. His statement, on Twitter, confirmed an earlier statement by Dmitry Peskov, the spokesman for the Russian presidency. “Negotiations go non-stop in the format of video conferences,” Podolyak wrote Sunday in an English-language post on Twitter. “On Monday, March…

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Luiza Rozova, the secret daughter of President Vladimir Putin, has been the target of widespread trolls since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Recently, she is no longer available on social media. Suddenly disappeared. Eighteen-year-old Luiza is a student in St. Petersburg. Recently she deleted her Instagram account. There have been a lot of bad posts about her since the war started. As one wrote to her, “Are you sitting in the bunker? Like a rat?” Luiza, daughter of multi-millionaire Vetlana Krivangik, a cleaner, is now partially owned by a large Russian bank. She is one of the richest women in the…

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The European Union (EU) has imposed a ban on oil imports from Russia over the Russia-Ukraine war. Russia has said it will cut off gas supplies to Europe if the embargo is extended. Russia’s main pipeline with Germany in particular has been warned to close. Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak has said,”Continuing to impose sanctions on Russia’s oil imports could lead to a catastrophe in the global market, especially if the price of fuel oil exceeds 300 a barrel.” Although almost all EU countries have imposed sanctions on Russia, Germany and the Netherlands have avoided sanctions. However, the idea…

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Russia declared a ceasefire in four cities on Monday (March 7th), the 12th day of the invasion of Ukraine. At the same time, it has been announced to launch humanitarian corridors in these cities. The four cities are Kiev, Kharkiv, Mariupol and Sumi. A ceasefire has been declared for the safe evacuation of residents of the four cities. Russia’s Defense Ministry quoted Interfax as saying. Meanwhile, UK defense officials say they believe Russian troops have made little progress in the past 24 hours. Due to the strong resistance of the Ukrainian fighters and the support of weak equipment, they are…

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