Some Syrian veterans ready for Ukraine fight, commanders say

Some Syrian fighters primed for ‘righteous war’, commander says No instructions yet to head to Ukraine, Abdallah says Syria is Russia’s closest Middle East ally Ukraine intelligence says 150 Syrians arrived on March 15 Paramilitaries gained combat skills in Syria’s conflict AMMAN/BEIRUT, March 20 (Reuters) – Some Syrian paramilitary fighters say they are ready to … Read more

Meaningful talks needed to stop Russia in Ukraine, Zelenskiy says

Ukraine’s Zelenskiy calls for comprehensive peace talks Ukraine says loses access to Sea of ​​Azov US oil services companies suspend or halt Russia operations Biden warns China’s Xi against helping Russia KYIV/LVIV, Ukraine, March 19 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy called on Saturday for a comprehensive peace talks with Moscow to stop its invasion … Read more

Russian missiles strike Lviv | Reuters

Russian missiles strike area near Lviv Biden to speak to Xi on Friday US citizen among civilians killed in Chernihiv Negotiators still far apart in talks KYIV/LVIV, Ukraine, March 18 (Reuters) – Russia fired missiles at an airport near Lviv on Friday, a city where hundreds of thousands found refugees far from Ukraine’s battlefields, as … Read more

Latest news on Russia and the war in Ukraine

Japan announces fresh sanctions on Russia Japan’s foreign and trade ministries jointly announced on Friday that Tokyo would impose sanctions on 15 Russian individuals and nine organizations. The move will raise the number of Russian individuals sanctioned by Japan to 76, and the number of organizations to 12. The 15 additional individuals include Russian Foreign … Read more