Opinion: Biden and the Saudi Crown Prince rehab project

(CNN)Joe Biden, who was running for president at the time, made it abundantly apparent that he had had it with Saudi Arabia in 2019. Biden vowed to make Saudi Arabia “pay the price, and make them in fact the pariah that they are,” saying there is “very little social redeeming value in the present government […]

Japan tracks eight Russian and Chinese warships near its territory

South Korea’s Seoul (CNN) At least eight Russian and Chinese warships have been seen this week in the waters close to Japan, further indication of the alleged pressure the two allies have been applying to Tokyo as their relations with the Japanese capital deteriorate over the situations in Ukraine and Taiwan, respectively. The Tsushima Strait […]

Two months on, Russia is still struggling to capture this small Ukrainian city

(CNN)Russian military have been attacking the city of Severodonetsk for nearly two months. Despite their superior firepower, they are unable to remove tenacious Ukrainian opposition or cut the supply lines that provide arms and ammunition to the city’s remaining defenders. Despite significant losses, the robust Ukrainian defence of Severodonetsk has forced the Russians to concentrate […]

The deputy defence minister of Ukraine describes the war for the Luhansk region as “extremely difficult” and “dynamic.”

According to Ukraine’s Deputy Defense Minister Hanna Maliar, “the struggle is very difficult” in the eastern Luhansk region, and making predictions is “very impossible” due to the “dynamic” nature of the conflict. She went on to say that information is constantly shifting, and that “the scenario changes every half hour.” “It is impossible to define […]