A new regiment armed with Pantsyr-S surface-to-air missile/gun systems has gone on combat alert in the Khakassia Region in Eastern Siberia, the press office of Russia’s Central Military District reported:
China, Russia should play ‘constructive role’ on N. Korean nukes: U.S. ambassador
Russia has used its foreign agent law to label and punish critics of government policies. It also has been increasingly used by officials to shutter civil society and media groups in Russia since the Kremlin launched its unprovoked invasion of Ukraine.
Japan has voiced its concerns to authorities in Russia and China via diplomatic channels over joint patrols of the two countries’ warplanes near Japan’s territory on Wednesday, Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno told a news conference in Tokyo:
UKRAINE tried to start WW3 yesterday when a UKRAINIAN missile struck a NATO country and killed innocent civilians. Ukrainian leaders LIED and BLAMED RUSSIA. The AP wrote it up unquestioningly. Ukrainian Leaders LIED to try and initiate full-blown WW3. These are the facts.
Last night, Russia launched a brazen attack on the people of Ukraine, in violation of international law and basic principles of human decency. Here’s my statement on what it means, and what should happen next.
Seriously, you asked Russia to hack me on national television.
Let us be clear: The president has sided with authoritarian leaders of Turkey and Russia over our loyal allies and America’s own interests. His decision is a sickening betrayal both of the Kurds and his oath of office.