Russia declares gas war on the European Union – POLITICO

Click play to listen to this article Russian President Vladimir Putin is playing a tricky role with the European Union — cutting off gas shipments to some of Russia’s best customers amid anger over sanctions imposed after the invasion of Ukraine. It puts enormous political pressure on governments, threatens to leave Europeans in a freeze … Read more

Russia criticizes the sanctions and seeks to blame the West for the food crisis

Kyiv, Ukraine (AFP) – Moscow pressed the West on Thursday to lift sanctions imposed on Russia over the war in Ukrainein an attempt to shift blame for a growing food crisis exacerbated by Kyiv’s inability to ship millions of tons of grain and other agricultural products while under attack. Britain immediately accused Russia of “trying … Read more