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

Macron Meets With Putin as France Tries to Flex Diplomatic Muscle Over Ukraine

President Biden said Monday that the Nord Stream 2 pipeline to deliver Russian natural gas to Germany will not go forward if Russia invades Ukraine, stepping up pressure to isolate Moscow as French President Emmanuel Macron kicked off a round of shuttle diplomacy aimed at thawing tensions between the Kremlin and the West. Speaking at … Read more

Ukraine joins forces with Poland and Britain amid Russia’s invasion threat

Britain, Poland and Ukraine are working to establish a three-way partnership, said Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky as he ordered an increase in the number of troops to deter a possible Russian invasion. “We are creating a new format for political cooperation in Europe,” Mr Zelensky said in a speech to parliament on Tuesday, the day … Read more