Zelenskiy hits back as Elon Musk sets up Twitter poll on annexed territories in Ukraine | Ukraine

Elon Musk has sparked an online spat with Ukraine’s president after he asked Twitter users to weigh in on his ideas for ending Russia’s war. In a tweet, Musk proposed UN-supervised elections in four occupied regions that Moscow wrongly annexed after what it called referendums. The votes were condemned by Kyiv and Western governments as … Read more

The Russian parliament begins the process of rubber-stamping annexations as Moscow struggles to define borders

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN — Russia’s legislature on Monday began the process of approving President Vladimir Putin’s decision to annex four parts of Ukraine, despite the Kremlin not having full control over those regions and not settling on the exact borders of the territories it is trying to absorb. . Legislative approval of the annexation, which … Read more

Trump files $730 million defamation lawsuit against CNN

Former US President Donald Trump has sued CNN, seeking $US475 million ($730 million) in damages, saying the network had defamed him in an attempt to short-circuit any future political campaign. The lawsuit, filed in US District Court in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, focuses primarily on the term “The Big Lie” about Trump’s false claims of widespread … Read more

Statement by President Biden on the Violent Repression in Iran

I remain deeply concerned by reports of the intensified violent repression of peaceful protesters in Iran, including students and women, who are demanding their equal rights and basic human dignity. They call for just and universal principles that underpin the UN Charter and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. For decades, Iran’s regime has denied … Read more

North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan – BBC

North Korea fires ballistic missile over JapanBBC North Korea fires a missile over Japan, prompting residents to take shelterThe Guardian Japan asks citizens to take cover after North Korea launches ballistic missileThe telegraph N.Korea fires missile over Japan, halts trains and triggers warning messageReuters North Korea fires missile over Japan for first time since 2017Bloomberg … Read more

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT – Musk angers Zelenskiy after voting on ‘peace plan’ – Reuters

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT – Musk angers Zelenskiy after voting on ‘peace plan’Reuters Ukraine furious over Elon Musk’s poll tweet about Russian invasion: ‘f— off’Fox Business Ukraine ambassador tells Elon Musk to ‘f—off’ after billionaire angers nation with Twitter pollCNBC Ukraine’s diplomat aims 4-letter blast at Elon Musk’s Russia peace proposalNewsweek See full coverage on Google … Read more

North Korea fires missile over Japan

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea fired an intermediate-range ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday, its neighbors said, escalating tests of weapons designed to hit key targets in regional US allies. It is the most significant missile test conducted by North Korea since January, when it launched the Hwasong-12 medium-range missile capable of reaching the … Read more

October 3, 2022 Russia-Ukraine news

Elon Musk received backlash Monday from Ukrainian officials, including President Volodymyr Zelensky, for his unsolicited advice on how to create “peace” amid Russia’s ongoing invasion of the country. In a Twitter poll, Musk proposed a path to “Ukraine-Russia peace,” which included re-run elections “under UN supervision” in the regions of the country that were recently … Read more