Russians advance and Zelensky expects escalation as EU prepares to welcome Ukraine

EU takes decision on Ukraine’s membership bid Zelensky says the battle for Donbass will intensify Sievierodonetsk city center of Russian attacks NATO’s Stoltenberg says the war could go on for years Kyiv (Reuters) – Russian forces seized riverside territory along the frontline in eastern Ukraine on Monday and President Volodymyr Zelensky predicted Moscow would step … Read more

Biden says Ukraine may have to give Russia land

President Biden on Friday refused to rule out that Ukraine would have to cede part of its territory to Russia in order to end Moscow’s control of more than Three months after the invasion. Should Ukraine cede territory to achieve peace? Biden’s reporter asked after his remarks on May jobs report. Biden began his answer … Read more

The Turkish maneuver and the future of NATO – POLITICO

Phil Korbella is the Executive Director of the Impact Innovation Institute. Diana Magchteri is a policy analyst at the Impact Innovation Institute. Both are members of the Atlantic Council’s Advisors Program. We currently live in a completely different and much more dangerous world than we were before February 24th. Since the beginning of the ‚Äúspecial … Read more

Russia takes small cities, aims to expand the battle for eastern Ukraine

KRAMATORSK, Ukraine (AFP) – As Russia underlined progress in its goal of capturing all of disputed eastern Ukraine, President Vladimir Putin on Saturday tried to shake up European determination to punish his country with sanctions and continue its supply of weapons that support Ukraine’s defense. Russia’s Defense Ministry said Lyman, the second small town to … Read more