Russia-Ukraine crisis

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Russia-Ukraine crisis

Russia-Ukraine crisis
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25 May 2022

George Soros: Russian invasion may be start of 3rd World War

United States billionaire George Soros warned Tuesday that "civilisation may not survive" Russia's invasion of Ukraine but said Europe could have a stronger position against Russian President Vladimir Putin regarding gas than it realises.

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George Soros: Russian invasion may be start of 3rd World War
25 May 2022

Britain approves Chelsea FC sale

LONDON: The UK government announced Wednesday it had given the green light to Todd Boehly's proposed takeover of Chelsea football club from the sanctioned Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich.

25 May 2022 4
Britain approves Chelsea FC sale
24 May 2022

China, Russia conduct joint aerial patrol in military exercise

Chinese and Russian militaries conducted a joint aerial patrol on Tuesday, China's defence ministry said.

24 May 2022 7
China, Russia conduct joint aerial patrol in military exercise
22 May 2022

Apec trade meet ends without joint statement

A meeting of trade ministers from the Asia-Pacific region ended Sunday without issuing a joint statement due to differences over Russia's invasion of Ukraine, a Japanese minister said.

22 May 2022 9
Apec trade meet ends without joint statement
21 May 2022

Ukraine warns only talks can end war

KYIV: Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky warned on Saturday that only a diplomatic breakthrough rather than an outright military victory could end Russia's war on his country, as Moscow cut gas supplies to Finland.

21 May 2022 11
Ukraine warns only talks can end war
21 May 2022

Apec protest

Delegates from five countries, including the US and Japan, walk out in protest over Russian minister's presence at the Asia-Pacific trade ministers' meeting in Bangkok.

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Apec protest
20 May 2022

Ukraine slams Russian campaign in Donbas 'hell', US readies $40bn in aid

KYIV: The renewed Russian offensive in Ukraine's Donbas has turned the eastern region into "hell", President Volodymyr Zelensky said, as the United States approved a gargantuan US$40-billion aid package for the country.

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Ukraine slams Russian campaign in Donbas 'hell', US readies $40bn in aid
18 May 2022

Sweden, Finland to submit NATO membership bid Wednesday

STOCKHOLM - Finland and Sweden will submit their bids to join NATO together Wednesday, the two Nordic countries announced, despite Turkey's threat to block the military alliance's expansion.

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Sweden, Finland to submit NATO membership bid Wednesday
14 May 2022

Intense fighting in eastern Ukraine

KYIV: Intense fighting raged in eastern Ukraine's Donbas region where Russia has been concentrating its forces without making significant progress, while "very difficult negotiations" were under way over the fate of the last besieged defenders in the city of Mariupol.

14 May 2022 2
Intense fighting in eastern Ukraine
13 May 2022

EU insists Russia oil embargo will go ahead

BRUSSELS: The European Union still aims to agree on a phased embargo on Russia oil this month despite concerns about supply in eastern Europe, four diplomats and officials said on Friday, rejecting suggestions of a delay or watering down of proposals.

13 May 2022 14
EU insists Russia oil embargo will go ahead