US Sanctions Ukrainian Officials Alleged to Help Russia

US Sanctions Ukrainian Officials Alleged to Help Russia

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Treasury Department levied new sanctions Thursday against four Ukrainian officials, including two current members of parliament who administration officials say is part of a Russian influence effort to set the pretext for a further invasion of Ukraine. The sanctions name parliamentarians Taras Kozak and Oleh Voloshyn and two former government officials. According […]

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Decoding Ukraine Crisis: Belligerent Russia, Defiant West & A Cold War-Style Standoff That May Soon Escalate

Decoding Ukraine Crisis: Belligerent Russia, Defiant West & A Cold War-Style Standoff That May Soon Escalate

Tensions between Ukraine and Russia, which has massed troops along the border, have drawn Washington and Moscow into a Cold War-style stand-off. Western intelligence officials say that Russia has amassed 100,000 troops on the eastern side of the former Soviet republic. They fear another invasion by Russia, on the lines of Crimea in 2014. Numerous […]

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US Accuses Russia For Staging Provocations To Justify Possible Ukraine Invasion

US Accuses Russia For Staging Provocations To Justify Possible Ukraine Invasion

The US accused Russia of staging provocative actions in an attempt to create a pretext to invade Ukraine, according to reports by news agencies. According to an AFP report, the US accused Russia of sending personnel trained in dealing with explosives into Ukraine. The development comes soon after Ukrainian websites faced a blackout following a […]

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US Believes Russia Undecided On Invading Ukraine, Remains Ready For All Possibilities

US Believes Russia Undecided On Invading Ukraine, Remains Ready For All Possibilities

The United States said Thursday that Russia had not decided whether to invade Ukraine, but that the West was ready for all possibilities after a week of crisis talks. Russian officials discussed tensions in a Vienna meeting with the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), the third round of diplomacy this week after […]

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US-Russia Meet: Sherman, Ryabkov Kick Off Discussions in Geneva on Ukraine

US-Russia Meet: Sherman, Ryabkov Kick Off Discussions in Geneva on Ukraine

US deputy secretary of state Wendy Sherman and Russian deputy foreign minister Sergei Rybakov attend security talks at the United States mission in Geneva, Switzerland (Image: Reuters) Russia kicked off its week of diplomacy with talks on the situation in Ukraine’s border. It will also meet officials of NATO and OSCE later this week News18.com […]

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‘Prepared To Respond Forcefully’: Blinken Warns Russia Ahead of Geneva Meet

‘Prepared To Respond Forcefully’: Blinken Warns Russia Ahead of Geneva Meet

US secretary of state Antony Blinken warned Russia that the US and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) will not acquiesce to its demands as officials from both countries meet next week in Geneva to discuss issues surrounding Ukraine. Blinken, however, said that if Russia prefers it can also choose to opt for a more […]

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Everton Sign Ukraine Defender Vitaliy Mykolenko from Dynamo Kiev

Vitaliy Mykolenko signed with Everton (Twitter) Everton have signed Vitaliy Mykolenko from Dynamo Kiev on a contract until June 2026. Reuters Last Updated:January 01, 2022, 17:24 IST FOLLOW US ON: Everton have completed the signing of Ukraine left back Vitaliy Mykolenko from Dynamo Kiev on a contract until June 2026, the Premier League side announced […]

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