EU embargo on Russian oil also hits Serbia — RT EN

Although Belgrade has so far not joined the EU sanctions against Russia because of the Ukraine war, the punitive measures of the international community will also affect the Western Balkans. The Serbian President warned of a “hard winter” on Tuesday. The pressure on Serbia to join Western sanctions against Russia over its military operation in […]

EU imposes oil embargo on Russia — RT EN

The European Union has agreed on an oil embargo against Russia. Because of Hungary’s veto, however, there are exceptions. Nevertheless, Germany and Poland want to implement the sanctions immediately and no longer want to import oil from Russia. In the dispute over the planned oil embargo against Russia, the EU countries have agreed on a […]

GDP slumps on Russian gas embargo — RT EN

According to a study, Italy’s GDP could see a sharp slump if an embargo on gas from Russia is imposed. The Italian industrial association Confindustria found that this would lead to an additional increase in energy costs. An embargo on gas from Russia could result in a serious shortage of the fuel vital to Italy’s […]

Russia embargo would destroy Germany — RT DE

An embargo on Russian oil and natural gas is still being discussed in Germany. Numerous voices have already warned of the economically fatal consequences for Germany, including Alice Weidel, leader of the AfD parliamentary group in the Bundestag. The debate about the embargo on Russian oil and natural gas planned by the federal government remains […]

With an oil embargo against Russia, the EU destroys its own energy security — RT EN

Without clear alternatives and with energy prices rising, the planned sanctions in the energy sector are likely to harm the European Union itself more than Russia. This makes this part of the European continent even weaker, poorer and more vulnerable. An analysis by Timur Fomenko The European Union (EU) last week announced ambitious suggestions to […]

Oil embargo, but not completely and not for everyone — RT EN

An analysis by Gevorg Mirsayan The package of sanctions against Russia recently recommended by EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen consists of both traditionally demonstrative actions and, at the same time, quite painful blows. And these are painful for Russia, but also for the European Union itself. The demonstrative actions include the drawing up […]

Saxony’s Prime Minister Kretschmer critical of embargo on Russian oil — RT DE

It is slowly dawning on one or the other politician: without Russian oil and gas, the lights could go out in Germany by autumn at the latest. On Wednesday, Saxony’s Prime Minister Michael Kretschmer was critical of an embargo on Russian raw materials and asked who was actually suffering most from the sanctions. Saxony’s Prime […]

Not just PCK Schwedt – Bulgaria too warns of oil embargo — RT DE

In Kyiv, five subway stations are to be renamed in the course of “derussification” – as well as renaming of streets A TASS report according to In the Ukrainian capital, the metro stations “Beresteyskaya” in “Buchanskaya” (after the suburb of Bucha), “Lev Tolstoy Square” in “Vassily Stus Square” (after the Ukrainian-Soviet dissident), “Heroes of the […]