07:11 AM, 17-Mar-2022
Ukraine calls Russia’s humanitarian draft resolution at United Nations hypocritical
Ukraine’s envoy to the United Nations Sergei Kislitskaya tweeted: “Russia’s call for support for UN members is blatant hypocrisy – a series of killer outrages on the humanitarian draft resolution. One must think twice before drowning in the blood of slain children and adults. By the military.”
07:07 AM, 17-Mar-2022
The US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25%
The US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates by 0.25% for the first time since 2018. The rise comes as part of an aggression plan to tackle the economic risks posed by high inflation and the war in Ukraine, as well as pushing borrowing costs to a level where it can be curtailed from fighting COVID-19 next year.
06:31 AM, 17-Mar-2022
The United States has decided to send a switch blade drone and anti-aircraft stinger to Ukraine
The United States has announced further military assistance to Ukraine. These include long-range missile defense and switch blade-armed drones. In order to better protect against Russian aircraft and armored vehicles from a distance. The new weapons and equipment announced by President Joe Biden for Ukraine will include the S-300 long-range missile defense system, ‘comicase drones’, anti-aircraft stingers and ‘Saint Javelin’ self-guided missiles, AFP news agency reported. Included.
06:11 AM, 17-Mar-2022
The US State Department welcomes the ICJ order
U.S. State Department spokeswoman Nate Price said: “The United States welcomes the International Court of Justice’s (ICJ) mandate that Russia suspend military action in Ukraine. We stand with Ukraine.
05:42 AM, 17-Mar-2022
France said – Russia pretends to speak.
Amid hopes of a negotiated settlement between the two countries, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Trian said only Russia “pretends to be negotiating” with Ukraine. He said Russia was engaged in a “dramatic process of enduring brutality.” Jean-Yves Le Drian told the French newspaper Le Parisien on Wednesday: “There is only one emergency: a ceasefire, a ceasefire, a ceasefire … you can only negotiate on that basis because you did not negotiate. With a gun to your head.”
05:35 am, 17-March-2022
UNSC emergency meeting by six countries to discuss Ukraine
An emergency UN Security Council meeting has been convened at 3 pm today (March 17) to discuss the humanitarian situation in Ukraine. The United States, the United Kingdom, France, Albania, Ireland and Norway have all been invited to attend.
04:40 AM, 17-Mar-2022
Citizens on the brink of ‘humanitarian catastrophe’ in Izium, eastern Ukraine
Amnesty International says citizens in eastern Ukraine are “on the brink of a humanitarian catastrophe”. The organization was in talks with evicted residents of the city who were besieged by the Russian military. Mary Struthers, director of Amnesty International for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, said: “Evidence we have collected from Ecumen reveals the horrors experienced by the city’s civilians. Many are left without food and water by frequent attacks.
04:33 AM, 17-Mar-2022
Ukraine’s Ministry of Defense calls Mariupol the worst battlefield of the war
Ukraine’s Ministry of Defense has described Mariupol as the worst battlefield. Massive graves have been dug in the suburbs and the bodies of many men, women and children have been left on the streets. More than 4,00,000 people in the city do not even have access to basic amenities such as drinking water, food and medical supplies. More than 2,500 people were killed, local officials said. But the reality is that the death toll from the shelling has not been calculated.
03:35 AM, 17-Mar-2022
France launches investigation to prove journalist’s death ‘war crime’
France has launched an investigation into the death of Franco-Irish Fox News journalist Pierre Zakharjevsky as a war crime. Zakrzevsky was shot dead near Kiev while covering up an attack in Ukraine.
03:29 AM, 17-Mar-2022
Biden called Putin a war criminal ‘unforgivable rhetoric’: the Kremlin
A Kremlin spokesman called Putin a war criminal, saying “America’s comments are” unacceptable “and” unforgivable rhetoric. Reuters quoted the Russian state-owned TASS news agency as saying. Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said today that Biden’s comments portraying Putin as a war criminal were “unacceptable and unforgivable rhetoric.”
01:21 AM, 17-Mar-2022
Zhelensky spoke to the Prime Minister of Ireland
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky tweeted that he had spoken with Irish Prime Minister Michael Martin today. During the meeting, he discussed Russia’s struggle against Ukraine’s heinous crimes and aggression. He also mourned the death of journalist Pierre Zakharjevsky by Russian troops. He thanked Martin for helping the people of Ukraine.
12:18 AM, 17-March-2022
The Russian army has released the mayor of the Ukrainian city of Melidopol
The Russian army has released the mayor of the Ukrainian city of Melidopol, according to Ukraine’s adviser to the President Girillo Tymoshenko. Tymoshenko, the deputy head of the Ukrainian presidential office, made the announcement in a telegram. Melidopol Mayor Ivan Fedorov was reportedly abducted by Russian troops on Friday night.
11:55 PM, 16-March-2022
Joe Biden announces $ 800 million in additional security assistance to Ukraine
US President Joe Biden has announced $ 800 million (Rs. 61.09 billion) in additional security assistance to Ukraine amid the Russia-Ukraine conflict. Speaking at the White House, Joe Biden said the “new aid package includes 800 anti-aircraft systems, 9,000 anti – armor systems, 7,000 small arms firearms, grenades and drones.”
10:24 PM, 16-March-2022
Ukrainian TV channel hacked
Ukrainian television has reported that ‘Ukraine 24’ has been hacked. The channel said this following the broadcast of fake news about President Volodymyr Zhelensky’s request to the people of Russia to surrender.
10:02 PM, 16-March-2022
NATO will not declare that there is no flying area in Ukraine
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said after a meeting of the organisation’s defense ministers that our position on declaring Ukraine a no-fly zone was clear and would not do so. Earlier, in a speech to the US Congress, Ukrainian President Zhelensky reiterated his demand.
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