Tag: Ukraine


Good As Dead Without Help From The West

The head of Ukraine’s military intelligence service says that the country doesn’t have “sufficient military resources” to repel a full-scale attack by Russia without the help of the West. Gen. Kyrylo Budanov said in a New York Times piece that “unfortunately, Ukraine needs to be objective at this stage. There are not sufficient military resources for repelling a full-scale attack […]


Ukraine Set To Get 900,000 Vaccine Doses From US

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. in a meeting with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy of Ukraine discussed both countries’ strategic partnership. The discussion highlights the support of President Zelenskyy’s plan to tackle corruption and implement a reform agenda, based on our shared democratic values and Ukraine’s Euro-Atlantic aspirations, that delivers justice, security, and prosperity to the people of Ukraine.  President Biden affirmed […]


Pope Keeping Eyes On Tensions Between Russia And Ukraine

Leader of the Roman Catholic Church Pope Francis has made an appeal for the easing of tensions between Russia and Ukraine. This comes against the background of Russia’s increased military presence in the Black Sea. The Pope made his remarks to the public gathered in St. Peter’s Square on Sunday. He expressed his concern and called for calm given the […]


Pompeo Gets House Subpoena Call

The U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is subpoenaed to appear before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs amidst call for President Trump’s impeachment. Pompeo’s appearance before the Committee comes against the background of documents related to President Donald Trump’s interactions with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky as part of an impeachment inquiry. The subpoena demands Pompeo provide documents by Oct. […]


President Trump Seeks Dirt On Joe

President Trump has admitted that former Vice President Joe Biden was part of the subject of his discussion in a phone call with newly elected Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. “The conversation I had was largely congratulatory, with largely corruption, all of the corruption taking place and largely the fact that we don’t want our people like Vice President Biden and […]


Russia Continues The Bullying Of Ukraine

Russia, in a bid to continue to show its strength and dominance, has seized three Ukrainian naval vessels off the Crimean Peninsula. It is reported that six Ukrainian crew members were also injured in the tussle. Russia blamed the Ukrainian ships of illegally entering its waters. However, under a 2003 treaty between Moscow and Kiev, the Kerch Strait and the […]


Ukraine Turmoil Could Bring Pain Globally

Ukraine has a population of over 44 million people, vast fertile lands making it one of the world’s largest grain exporter, a well-developed manufacturing sector, one of the world’s largest army, a developed infrastructure, and an economy with GDP growing at a rate of 7% up to 2007. Today, Ukraine is in turmoil and the ongoing crisis in the country […]