Ukraine asks for meeting with Russia as US warns invasion imminent

Russian Navy’s diesel-electric submarine Rostov-on-Don sails in Bosphorus, on its way to the Black Sea, in Istanbul, Turkey, on February 13, 2022. Yoruk Isik | Reuters Ukraine has requested a meeting with Russia within 48 hours as US intelligence officials warn that a Russian invasion could begin this week. On Sunday evening, Ukrainian Foreign Minister … Read more

Ambassador says Russia does not ‘give a s – t’ about sanctions

Russia’s ambassador to Sweden said President Vladimir Putin does not “give as – t” about sanctions that the US and its allies have threatened to slap on Moscow if it invades Ukraine. “Excuse my language, but we do not give as – t about all their sanctions,” Viktor Tatarintsev told Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet in an … Read more

US, Japan, South Korea meet in Hawaii to discuss North Korea

HONOLULU (AP) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with his Japanese and South Korean counterparts Saturday in Hawaii to discuss the threat posed by nuclear-armed North Korea after Pyongyang began the year with a series of missile tests. Blinken said at a news conference after the meeting that North Korea was “in a … Read more