Russia-Ukraine latest news: Breakaway Georgian region South Ossetia to hold referendum on joining Russia

5/14/2022 3:19:00 AM

The leader of the breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia has announced that a referendum will be held in July on joining Russia.

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The leader of the breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia has announced that a referendum will be held on joining Russia Follow the latest updates in our live blog ⬇️

The leader of the breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia has announced that a referendum will be held in July on joining Russia .

Volodymyr Zelensky said on Friday night that although Ukrainians are doing everything they can to drive out the Russians, 'no one today can predict how long this war will last.joining would be to “maximise security” and not be in any way offensive.British soldiers would be sent to defend Sweden and Finland from Russian invasion, Boris Johnson said on Wednesday as he sealed mutual defence pacts with the Nordic nations to strengthen opposition to Vladimir Putin.Russia said Finland was 'pushing above its weight' as it suggested joining NATO.

' 'This will depend, unfortunately, not only on our people, who are already giving their maximum,' he said in his nightly video address to the nation. 'This will depend on our partners, on European countries, on the entire free world. GTSOU, which operates Ukraine’s gas system, said it would stop shipments via the Sokhranivka route from Wednesday, declaring “force majeure”, a clause invoked when a business is hit by something beyond its control.' He said he was thankful to all those who are working to strengthen the sanctions on Russia and increase military and financial support to Ukraine. Read the full story here. 'This is the only recipe for protecting freedom in the face of the Russian invasion. Zelenskiy warned Kyiv was running out of patience to hold talks with Russia, given the mounting evidence of atrocities committed by Russian forces in his country. And for Western countries, this is not simply an expense.

This is not about accounting, it\u0027s about the future. The war will end when Ukraine reclaims everything that Russia took from it, Zelenskiy maintained.' Mr Zelensky said Ukraine on Friday shot down the 200th Russian aircraft of the war and he noted Russia\u0027s heavy losses in tanks, armored vehicles, helicopters and drones. . Three Russian prisoners of war accused of targeting or murdering civilians, and a soldier who allegedly killed a man before raping his wife, are set to be in the dock in the first war crimes trials of the Ukraine conflict, the Ukrainian prosecutor general has revealed.

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I honestly don’t know why you give these cretinous ******** the time of day. It would make sense for them even few months ago, but after the horrors in Ukraine it might not be the best idea to join the most barbaric country in the world

Russia-Ukraine war: what we know on day 78 of the invasion Russia n-controlled administration in Kherson plans to request annexation; Ukraine claims it has recaptured Pytomnyk, north of Kharkiv राजस्थान की भ्रष्ट बेईमान निक्कमी वह नकारा गहलोत सरकार को उखाड़ फेंकने के लिए राजस्थान के प्रत्येक व्यक्ति ने पूरी ताकत के साथ कमर कस ली हैं पिछले 4 वर्षो में सरकार ने राजस्थानियों का जो खून चूसा हैं उसको राजस्थान कभी नही भूलेगा 🙄🤷 when it stop, Putin Dictatorship is evil 🙄🤬😡👀🙄😤 We know that the MSM are been covering up for the crimes that Ukraine 🇺🇦 has been committing.

Russia-Ukraine latest news: Ukraine to hold first war crimes trial of Russian soldier🔴 Ukraine 's top prosecutor has disclosed plans for the first war crimes trial of a captured Russia n soldier. Follow the latest updates in our live blog 👇

Russia accuses Finland of 'pushing above its weight'Putin's EU ambassador Vladimir Chizhov (pictured ) said if Finland joined NATO it would lead to 'certain military-technical measures'. Funny choice of words while Russia struggles to keep control of Ukrainian villages Maybe that's why they want the weight of NATO behind them? Russia can't even complete their objective in Ukraine, let alone in a fight with NATO. Just a bit of chest puffing and fearmongering. I can understand everyone wants to join NATO after they've seen what happens when you're not.

Finland braces for Russia to cut off gas supplies after Nato application🔴Finnish MPs also fear a deluge of asylum seekers being sent across its border with Russia as country prepares to drop decades of neutrality

Ukraine: Russia is pushed back from Kharkiv and driven towards borderThe front lines of the war in Ukraine continue to be re-drawn as Volodymyr Zelensky's troops liberate more villages and towns to the north of Kharkiv So which story is correct ...

Central Asia Could Be the Key to Driving a Wedge Between Russia and China Russia 's geographic pressures show a way for the West to divide it from China and isolate it further Ah yes, an Anglo c*unt happy to use Central Asians as cannon fodder for a possible Cold War in Central Asia between Russia and China where the most who will suffer and lives lost are Central Asians, just for the interests of the Europeans and Americans Unbelievable that the advice that a Stanford professor could come up with is to drive a wedge between China and Russia in Central Asia. He must be hallucinating or on magic mushroom. Drive a wedge between Russia and China? What are y'all smoking there?

Volodymyr Zelensky said on Friday night that although Ukrainians are doing everything they can to drive out the Russians, 'no one today can predict how long this war will last.joining would be to “maximise security” and not be in any way offensive.British soldiers would be sent to defend Sweden and Finland from Russian invasion, Boris Johnson said on Wednesday as he sealed mutual defence pacts with the Nordic nations to strengthen opposition to Vladimir Putin.Russia said Finland was 'pushing above its weight' as it suggested joining NATO.

' 'This will depend, unfortunately, not only on our people, who are already giving their maximum,' he said in his nightly video address to the nation. 'This will depend on our partners, on European countries, on the entire free world. GTSOU, which operates Ukraine’s gas system, said it would stop shipments via the Sokhranivka route from Wednesday, declaring “force majeure”, a clause invoked when a business is hit by something beyond its control.' He said he was thankful to all those who are working to strengthen the sanctions on Russia and increase military and financial support to Ukraine. Read the full story here. 'This is the only recipe for protecting freedom in the face of the Russian invasion. Zelenskiy warned Kyiv was running out of patience to hold talks with Russia, given the mounting evidence of atrocities committed by Russian forces in his country. And for Western countries, this is not simply an expense.

This is not about accounting, it\u0027s about the future. The war will end when Ukraine reclaims everything that Russia took from it, Zelenskiy maintained.' Mr Zelensky said Ukraine on Friday shot down the 200th Russian aircraft of the war and he noted Russia\u0027s heavy losses in tanks, armored vehicles, helicopters and drones. . Three Russian prisoners of war accused of targeting or murdering civilians, and a soldier who allegedly killed a man before raping his wife, are set to be in the dock in the first war crimes trials of the Ukraine conflict, the Ukrainian prosecutor general has revealed.