BREAKING: 🇷🇺 Russia’s Counsellor to the United Nations in Geneva has resigned.
Boris Bondarev: “Never have I been so ashamed of my country.”
UN Watch is now calling on all other Russian diplomats at the United Nations—and worldwide—to follow his moral example and resign.
Breaking: German intelligence SUDDENLY realized Russia has been employing scores of openly neo-Nazi armed formations in the war against Ukraine.
Yes, for all these years.
Putin does not need an "off-ramp." He needs to lose. And only when he loses - only when he is humiliated - will Russia's wars of imperial conquest finally come to an end https://t.co/FX82PpWmix
⚡️Poland terminates gas contract with Russia ahead of schedule.
The contract, signed in 1993, was valid until the end of 2022, but Poland decided to terminate it earlier due to Russia’s war against Ukraine, Polish Climate and Environment Minister Anna Moskwa said on May 23.
Hillary Clinton’s Russia-Trump narrative disgraced the FBI, humiliated the press, and sent the country on a 3-year investigation to nowhere.
Our adversaries only wish they could do as much disinformation damage.
Ukraine’s victory will be the best thing to happen to Russia in many centuries
So.. it was never Trump / Russia. It was always Clinton. Nothing will happen. How’s that Amber Heard trial going?
CBS, NBC, and ABC have STILL not mentioned that Hillary herself approved leaking bogus “information” on the Russia collusion hoax on their national broadcasts.
The Associated Press @AP
President Joe Biden says that the United States would intervene militarily if China were to invade Taiwan, in one of the most forceful and overt statements in support of Taiwan in decades. https://t.co/bTg2HeUuai
⚡️Zelensky: The coming weeks will be difficult.
In his address, President Volodymyr Zelensky said that the following weeks will be difficult as fighting in the Donbas is intensifying and Russia is attempting to hold on to the occupied areas.
Is this Hitler’s Germany or Stalin’s Russia? Police is meant to protect, not terrorise. In the wee hours today, a squad of eight came after me at Lahore while I was in Islamabad. One climbed over the gate, others used the squad car to break in. Imported government’s end is near. https://t.co/VCO4t4FnFp
⚡️ Kuleba: 580 international companies still operating in Russia.
Foreign Affairs Minister Dmytro Kuleba said that, while 1,439 companies have left Russia, it is “business as usual” for those that have remained.
"The war against Ukraine is... a return to traditional fascist language and practice. Other people are there to be colonized. Russia is innocent because of its ancient past. The existence of Ukraine is an international conspiracy. War is the answer."
BREAKING: Russia's ruble strengthens to 55 per US Dollar, its strongest in over six years.
Exclusive satellite images from US company Maxar Technologies show Russian forces stealing grain from ports in Ukraine. CNN’s @MarquardtA
Occupied Melitopol. #Russia fascists burn #Ukraine textbooks.
#PutinHitler #StandWithUkraine️ #RussiaUkraineWar
“Putin has become both a war criminal and a dictator,” Boris Bondarev, who was involved in disarmarment work at Russia’s UN mission in Geneva, said in a phone interview https://t.co/i1ayizkjgM
Trump says it is “more likely to happen than not” that Biden will start a nuclear war with Russia. https://t.co/XMedMsjNPb
"We should remain clear-eyed about Russia’s capabilities, but at the same time keep in mind that they’re saying it for us to be afraid, for the West to stop helping Ukraine. So it’s definitely posturing, and we need to see it for what it is." @JuliaDavisNews
on Russian threats
: “Like the chief doctor of a Soviet penal psychiatric institution, Putin uses any means to retain control and stamp out dissent. In his ward is a mostly poor, depressed society of 144m people, divided by 11 time zones.” https://t.co/P4Q1cLM3K6
Microsoft will work with the Ukrainian government to document Russia's war crimes.
This was agreed in Davos at a meeting with Microsoft President Brad Smith. Also, Microsoft team plans to help the digital industry in Ukraine during the reconstruction.
Two decades ago, Slava Medvedenko was riding a float through downtown LA celebrating his second Lakers championship. Today he is fighting for his native Ukraine in the war against Russia. My latest at @theathletic: https://t.co/bS9GJmNf7I
“I can’t work with colleagues who seriously talk about launching nuclear strikes on the suburbs of Washington to scare the Americans into surrendering,” Bondarev said. “These conversations have become more and more frequent.” https://t.co/i1ayizkjgM
Russia's theft of Ukrainian grain appears to be ramping up as it continues its war on the country, according to new satellite photos of the Crimean port of Sevastopol https://t.co/rTrTZg5f3l
Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov: Western politicians who say that Russia must be defeated know little about the history of our country.
‘LISTEN, YOU BASTARDS’:
Infuriated by an article labeling Russia a fascist nation, a top Putin loyalist known for his admiration of Donald Trump resorted to lambasting him as someone who might be more of a fascist than Putin.
The diplomat has resigned in protest at Putin’s invasion of Ukraine and is the first envoy to publicly criticize the war https://t.co/i1ayizkjgM
While some Russian officials quietly left their positions following the start of the war, Bondarev posted a resignation statement on Facebook, saying he’d “never been so ashamed of my country as on February 24” when Putin announced the invasion https://t.co/i1ayizkjgM
At last night’s dinner hosted by @Billbrowder
where he spoke on his no. 1 bestseller #FreezingOrder. A must-read real life thriller if you want to understand #Putin & #Russia #Ukraine #UkraineWar #WEF #Switzerland #WEF2022 #WEF22 #Davos2022 #Davos22 #Davos https://t.co/6up07OYG3o