Russian general killed after Ukrainian forces destroy command post

Another Russian general has been killed in Ukraine, the country’s military claimed Saturday, the fifth senior leader to fall since the invasion began 23 days ago. Lieutenant-General Andrey Mordvichevcommander of the 8th army of the southern military district, was killed when armed forces destroyed a command post at an airfield in Kherson, a port city … Read more

Russian general killed after Ukrainian forces destroy command post

Another Russian general has been killed in Ukraine, the country’s military claimed Saturday, the fifth senior leader to fall since the invasion began 23 days ago. Lieutenant-General Andrey Mordvichevcommander of the 8th army of the southern military district, was killed when armed forces destroyed a command post at an airfield in Kherson, a port city … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war updates for March 19, 2022

Russia launches hypersonic missiles to strike a Ukraine arms depot An unexploded short range hypersonic ballistic missile, according to Ukrainian authorities, from Iskander complex is seen amid Ukraine-Russia conflict in Kramatorsk, Ukraine, in this handout picture released March 9, 2022. National Guard of Ukraine | Reuters Russia said it has used hypersonic Kinzhal, or Dagger, … Read more

Oil Price Volatility Is Here To Stay

Oil prices are back above $100 after negotiations between Russia and Ukraine deteriorated. Energy markets are rife with uncertainty, with the IEA suggesting that consumers will have to figure out how to reduce demand as supply shortages loom. Oilprice Alert. While the war in Ukraine may appear to be escalating rapidly, today’s Global Energy Alert … Read more

Oil Price Volatility Is Here To Stay

Oil prices are back above $100 after negotiations between Russia and Ukraine deteriorated. Energy markets are rife with uncertainty, with the IEA suggesting that consumers will have to figure out how to reduce demand as supply shortages loom. Oilprice Alert. While the war in Ukraine may appear to be escalating rapidly, today’s Global Energy Alert … Read more

Russia backs down on demands in Iran nuclear deal talks, making revival of 2015 patch imminent

A picture taken on November 10, 2019, shows an Iranian flag in Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant, during an official ceremony to kick-start works on a second reactor at the facility. ATTA KENARE | AFP via Getty Images Russia has walked back its threat to torpedo the revival of the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal over … Read more

Russia backs down on demands in Iran nuclear deal talks, making revival of 2015 patch imminent

A picture taken on November 10, 2019, shows an Iranian flag in Iran’s Bushehr nuclear power plant, during an official ceremony to kick-start works on a second reactor at the facility. ATTA KENARE | AFP via Getty Images Russia has walked back its threat to torpedo the revival of the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal over … Read more

Western brands in Russian franchise deals

The Burger King name appears in Russian outside a Burger King fast food restaurant in Moscow, Russia, on Friday, April 5, 2013. Bloomberg | Getty Images Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zellelnskyy in his address to US Congress Wednesday repeated calls for all global brands to exit Russia — a market “flooded with [Ukrainian] blood” — as … Read more

Western brands in Russian franchise deals

The Burger King name appears in Russian outside a Burger King fast food restaurant in Moscow, Russia, on Friday, April 5, 2013. Bloomberg | Getty Images Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zellelnskyy in his address to US Congress Wednesday repeated calls for all global brands to exit Russia — a market “flooded with [Ukrainian] blood” — as … Read more