Google’s Russian Division Files For Bankruptcy

Google's Russian Division Files For Bankruptcy

Amid the tension between Ukraine and Russia, Google’s Russian division has declared that it will be filing for bankruptcy. The move comes after Russian authorities confiscated Google’s bank account making it impossible for Google to pay its staff, and other expenses. In a statement, Google’s spokesperson verified the move and said the following: “The Russian … Read more

EU Discloses Plan To End Dependence On Russian Fossil Fuels

EU Discloses Plan To End Dependence On Russian Fossil Fuels

The European Union (EU) has revealed its plan for how Europe can end its dependence on Russian fossil fuels by 2027, and use the pivot away from Moscow to quicken its shift to green energy. The plan, named REPowerEU, is its response to the hardships and global energy market disturbances prompted by Russia’s invasion of … Read more

Putin Threatens To Cut Off Gas Supply To European Countries

Putin Threatens To Cut Off Gas Supply To European Countries

Vladimir Putin signed a decree Thursday, March 31 that requires buyers of natural gas from “unfriendly countries” to hold accounts at Gazprombank — Russia’s third-largest bank — and settle contracts in rubles. “If these payments are not made, we shall deem this as non-performance on the part of the buyers and that will lead to … Read more

Russian Football Federation Considering Swapping UEFA For Asian Confederations

Russian Football Federation Considering Swapping UEFA For Asian Confederations

The Russian football federation is reportedly considering swapping UEFA for Asian confederation after its clubs and national team were banned following the country’s invasion of Ukraine.  UEFA and the world governing body FIFA banned Russian sides from their competitions in late February after President Vladimir Putin ordered the an invasion on Ukraine. Clubs from the Russian Premier League can’t play … Read more

“Putin Plans To Divide Ukraine Into Two (North And South)” – Ukrainian Military Chief

Putin Threatens To Cut Off Gas Supply To European Countries

Ukraine’s military intelligence has come out to claim that Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to carve Ukraine into two – like North and South Korea.  Brig. Gen. Kyrylo Budanov, the head of Ukraine’s Defense Intelligence Agency, stated that Russia’s operations around Kyiv to remove the government had failed and it was now impossible for Putin … Read more

Roman Abramovich Strikes Deal With UK Government For Chelsea Sale

Roman Abramovich Spotted For The First Time Since Sanctions (photos)

Chelsea owner, Roman Abramovich and the UK Government have reportedly found an agreement to push ahead with the sale of the club side after he was sanctioned for his close ties with President Vladimir Putin following invasion of Ukraine.  Reports emerged earlier on Friday that Downing Street had opened negotiations with the Russian billionaire’s advisers over the terms of the sale, which … Read more

Facebook Set To Allow Posts Calling For Putin’s Death

Facebook Set To Allow Posts Calling For Putin's Death

Facebook is set to allow posts calling for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s death in a temporary change to its hate speech policy. Instagram and Facebook users in some countries will now be allowed to call for violence against Russian soldiers and civilians in the context of the Ukrainian invasion, according to internal emails seen by Reuters. Meta, which … Read more

Chelsea Set To Loose 15-year Nike Kit Deal After Recent Sanctions

Chelsea Set To Loose 15-year Nike Kit Deal After Recent Sanctions

Giant sporting brand, Nike is considering walking away from their 15-year kit deal with  English side Chelsea in a split that could cost the Blues £540million, according to reports.  The London based club has been plunged into crisis after Russian owner Roman Abramovich had his assets frozen by the UK Government amid links with Vladimir Putin. Chelsea has already seen … Read more

ISIS Praises Russia-Ukraine War And Hopes It Destroys Enemies Of Islam

ISIS Praises Russia-Ukraine War And Hopes It Destroys Enemies Of Islam

ISIS has praised the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war as a ‘divine punishment’ for the West which it hopes will destroy the ‘enemies of Islam’. In a full-page article in its al-Naba newsletter, the terrorist group labeled Russia’s invasion of its neighbor as ‘crusaders against crusaders.’ The group also said Muslims should not take sides in the war and predicted … Read more

White House Responds Putin’s Decision To Put Russia’s Nuclear Weapons On High Alert

White House Responds Putin's Decision To Put Russia's Nuclear Weapons On High Alert

The White House has responded to Vladimir Putin’s decision to put nuclear weapons on high alert, after his country’s invasion of neighboring country Ukraine. White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Sunday, February 27, that Russian President Vladimir Putin’s decision to put Russia’s deterrence forces, which includes nuclear arms, on high alert are part of … Read more