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UK forces monitoring Russia's huge military build-up amid fears of Ukraine war

UK forces monitoring Russia's huge military build-up amid fears of Ukraine war

9 hours ago   |   The Mirror

Two US warships have arrived in the Black Sea to try to deter Vladimir Putin from invading as close to 100,000 Russian troops amass at the border
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Blinken: China aggression against Taiwan would be ‘serious mistake'

14 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Secretary of state says moves by Beijing ‘of real concern to us' Opinion: China v Russia v America - has Orwell's 1984 arrived? Joe Biden's secretary of state, Antony Blinken...
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Ukrainian soldier reportedly killed in artillery fire from Russia-backed troops

14 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Attacks have intensified in recent weeks as Kremlin assembles troops along border The Ukrainian military said a soldier was killed and another seriously wounded in artillery...
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Ukraine says 1 soldier killed in east as tensions rise

14 hours ago   |   The Independent

The Ukrainian military says a soldier was killed and another seriously wounded in artillery fire from Russia-backed separatist rebels, as hostilities rise sharply in the...
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Blinken warns China, Russia about military action

16 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Sunday said “it would be serious mistake” for China to strike at Taiwan and expressed “real concerns” about Russia's massing of forces on...
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‘The Russia I know is in jail': Pussy Riot's Maria Alyokhina speaks out from house arrest

18 hours ago   |   The Independent

The long-time opponent of Vladimir Putin tells Oliver Carroll about her latest struggles against the Russian authorities
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Dominic Raab urges Russia to 'immediately de-escalate situation' at Ukrainian border

Dominic Raab urges Russia to 'immediately de-escalate situation' at Ukrainian border

20 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Dominic Raab has urged Russia to 'immediately de-escalate' the situation at the Ukrainian border where Russia has been amassing troops in a tweet on Sunday.
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China v Russia v America: is 2021 the year Orwell's 1984 comes true?

21 hours ago   |   The Guardian

With Putin and Xi moving into an ever closer alliance, Joe Biden's untested US administration may be pushed to the brink It may just be coincidence that Russia was piling...
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Russian forces mass on Ukraine border as Western leaders fear Putin's move could trigger all-out war

Russian forces mass on Ukraine border as Western leaders fear Putin's move could trigger all-out war

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

As Kiev warned it could be 'provoked' by Russia's aggression, Western nations voiced their fears that Putin's move could trigger an all-out war, which could drag Nato allies...
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MICHAEL BURLEIGH: Wounded Vladimir Putin turns up heat as aggression threatens to reignite conflict

MICHAEL BURLEIGH: Wounded Vladimir Putin turns up heat as aggression threatens to reignite conflict

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Aggression threatens to re-ignite the conflict which began in 2014 when Russia annexed Crimea and supported armed, separatists in Eastern Ukraine writes MICHAEL BURLEIGH
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