EU working to completely stop Russian gas transit via Ukraine – official — RT Business News

EU working to completely stop Russian gas transit via Ukraine – official — RT Business News

Source link The current five-year contract between Moscow and Kiev is due to expire at the end of this year The European Commission is working hard to abandon Russian gas supplies that it receives through Ukraine, the commission’s spokesperson, Tim McPhie, has said. The EU’s gas transit contract with Moscow expires at the end of […]

Western special forces working in Ukraine – FT — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Western special forces working in Ukraine – FT — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Multiple European leaders have denied any official plans to send troops into Ukraine to fight against Russia The unofficial presence of Western special forces in Ukraine is a matter of common knowledge, the Financial Times wrote on Tuesday, citing a senior European defense official, speaking anonymously. The comment came in response to French […]

World leaders no longer working toward peace – Serbian president — RT World News

World leaders no longer working toward peace – Serbian president — RT World News

Source link Munich Security Conference participants acted like “football fans” instead of looking for solutions, Aleksandar Vucic has argued The international community is no longer interested in ending conflicts, and instead views peace as an “unwanted” ideal, President Aleksandar Vucic has claimed in an interview with TASS published on Tuesday. His comments follow last week’s […]

Russia sanctions aren’t working – EU state’s foreign minister — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Russia sanctions aren’t working – EU state’s foreign minister — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link EU sanctions on Moscow have failed to cause any significant damage to the Russian economy and have instead put member states in a difficult position, Slovenian Foreign Minister Tanja Fajon told the German RND news outlet on Wednesday. Тhere are currently no signs that the Ukraine conflict will be resolved with a “just […]

Ukrainian refugees in Germany aren’t working – Bild — RT Business News

Ukrainian refugees in Germany aren’t working – Bild — RT Business News

Source link The EU country has been providing generous aid package to those fleeing the conflict The German government’s drive to get more Ukrainian refugees into the workforce has been failing in light of the substantial financial support provided to those seeking shelter in the country, the tabloid Bild reported on Monday. According to the […]

Ukraine accuses New York Times of ‘working for the Kremlin’ — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Ukraine accuses New York Times of ‘working for the Kremlin’ — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link The journalists covering the Russia-Ukraine conflict for the New York Times have been recruited by Russian secret services, Kiev’s information warfare agency has said on Monday. The state-run Center for Countering Disinformation (CCD) made its statement while blasting the Times for its recent article about the prospects of peace negotiations between Moscow and […]

American jailed over working with Russian tycoon — RT World News

American jailed over working with Russian tycoon — RT World News

Source link Charles McGonigal pleaded guilty in August to conspiring with Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska to violate US sanctions A US judge sentenced former FBI counterintelligence bureau chief for New York Charles McGonigal to 50 months in prison on Thursday, citing the serious national security consequences of his work with sanctioned Russian businessman Oleg Deripaska. […]

EU state to secure its energy supply working with Türkiye — RT Business News

EU state to secure its energy supply working with Türkiye — RT Business News

Source link Hungary intends to clinch an agreement with Turkish state-run oil and gas firm by year’s end, foreign minister says Budapest is planning to clinch a gas-supply deal with Turkish state-run energy company Botas,  the Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs of Peter Szijjarto has said. “Türkiye will continue to play an important part in […]

Women begin working in Ukrainian mines – Reuters — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Women begin working in Ukrainian mines – Reuters — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Thousands of male miners have been sent to the frontlines, leaving only women to fill their positions, the news agency has said With male workers drafted and sent to the frontlines, hundreds of women have been put to work in Ukrainian coal mines, Reuters reported on Wednesday. Meanwhile, some women have already been […]

Western strategy for Ukraine not working – German analyst — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Western strategy for Ukraine not working – German analyst — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Source link Washington and Berlin should reject truce calls from the ‘axis of prudence’, an FT-printed opinion piece has said The Western strategy of assisting Ukraine against Russia while hoping to prevent an escalation of the conflict is not working, so the US and Germany should abandon it and expedite Ukraine’s path to NATO, an […]

Western sanctions on Russian oil not working – Bloomberg — RT Business News

Western sanctions on Russian oil not working – Bloomberg — RT Business News

Source link The price limit imposed by the G7 and EU on Russian seaborne oil sales is being ignored, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing calculations based on budget data from Moscow. According to the Russian Finance Ministry, gross revenues from the three main tax sources of oil money nearly doubled between April and October, reaching […]

US tech restrictions on China not working – report — RT Business News

US tech restrictions on China not working – report — RT Business News

Source link Washington has introduced a slew of export curbs aimed at stalling advances in China’s semiconductor industry since last year Chinese companies are continuing to buy US chip-making equipment using gaps in Washington’s export controls, Reuters reported on Tuesday, citing the US-China Economic and Security Review Commission (USCC). The US introduced curbs on its […]