The Russian President is saying he’s beating the Ukraine due lost support for them with other conflicts happening around the globe and problems with American forth coming aid…
He also is trying to tag Ukraine with the word Nazi…..
Ukraine forces hold their own against Russian troops in Avdiivka….
Ukraine is NOW questioning if the Russian military transport with their POW’s on board could have been actually shot down by the Russians?
In a deal that Turkey wanted and got….Sweden gets a ok to join NATO for Turkey ‘s obtaining US F-16’s….Hungary is the final hurdle for Sweden getting in NATO….
The UK will place nukes in the UK for the first time in 15 years….
Ukraine aid is still up in the air due to American political internal politics and Donald Trump’s quest for the Presidency again…
Ukrainian counter-attacks were holding Russians back from taking full control of Avdiivka, the UK Ministry of Defence said in its latest intelligence report. Russian forces have suffered heavy personnel and armoured vehicle losses, frequently caused by Ukrainian uncrewed aerial vehicle munitions. Though they continue to attempt to bypass Ukrainian fortifications by entering the city edges via service tunnels – a method of infiltration they have been attempting since October 2023 – “Ukrainian counter-attacks are holding Russian forces from progressing further within the city”.
Ukrainian officials say Russia has provided no credible evidence to back its claims that their own forces shot down a military transport planecarrying Ukrainian prisoners of war who were to be swapped for Russian POWs.
Joe Biden will host the German chancellor, Olaf Scholz, at the White House on 9 February to discuss aid to Ukraine. This comes as the US president has been pressing Congress to embrace a bipartisan Senate deal to pair border enforcement measures with aid for Ukraine. The talks have hit a critical point as Republican opposition mounts. Some Republicans have set a deal on border security as a condition for further Ukraine aid.
The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, and the Belarusian president, Alexander Lukashenko, are in Russia’s Leningrad oblast today to attend the opening ceremony of a memorial complex. The ceremony marked the 80th anniversary of the battle that lifted the siege of Leningrad.
The Biden administration has announced the approval of a $23bn deal to sell F-16 warplanes to Turkey, after Ankara ratified Sweden’s Nato membership, the state department said.
The US is planning to station nuclear weapons in the UK for the first time in 15 years amid a growing threat from Russia, according to a report. Warheads three times as strong as the Hiroshima bomb would be located at RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk under the proposals, the Daily Telegraph reported….
Russian President Vladimir Putin, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, and Kremlin officials claimed that Russia is in an existential geopolitical conflict with an alleged modern Nazi movement that extends beyond Ukraine while marking the 80th anniversary of the breaking of the siege of Leningrad. Putin attended the opening of a memorial to the Soviet victims of Nazi genocide in Leningrad Oblast on January 27 and focused heavily on long-standing claims that Russia is fighting “Nazis” in Ukraine. Putin also asserted that select countries have adopted Nazi ideology and methods and tied this assertion to a number of European states promoting “Russophobia as a state policy.”
Russian President Putin is trying exploit the Ukraine falling in the background due to other sitaution’s in Israel, the US Congress and the Middle East in general…