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Ukrainian soldiers stand guard in Irpin, north of Kiev, as Russian forces step up their attack on the Ukrainian capital. Also, amid all the chaos, the head of Russia’s Roscosmos space agency has warned that all of these sanctions could crash the International Space Station.
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Ukrainian soldiers stand guard in Irpin, north of Kiev, as Russian forces step up their attack on the Ukrainian capital.
Western sanctions could cause the crash of the international space station according to Russia
Amid all the chaos, the head of Russia’s Roscosmos space agency has warned that all these sanctions could crash the International Space Station.
Italian police seize superyacht belonging to Russian billionaire
Finance police in Italy have seized a superyacht belonging to a Russian billionaire, according to the Italian prime minister’s office.
COVID-19: China records highest daily cases in two years
In its highest daily figure since the outbreak in Wuhan, China recorded 1,524 coronavirus cases on Saturday.
Amid chaos, Ukrainian children disappear at border, cases of human trafficking also reported
As the situation in Ukraine escalates and chaos across the border escalates, several aid groups and volunteers have claimed the children are missing.
Media attention shifted from Covid to Ukraine in just two weeks. But the virus is not done yet
From spinning around all the Covid-related stories over the past two years to now focusing on every little development in Ukraine – that’s how the media attention shifted in the space of two weeks.
Conflict in Ukraine puts Taiwan on high alert
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine gave new impetus to the level of vigilance of the Taiwanese military and to the reforms of the military reservists.
Disney faces backlash after becoming fundraiser for ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill
Disney is facing backlash after it was revealed the company was donating funds to Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill.
Iranian oil exports unaffected by US tanker seizure, minister says
Iran’s oil minister said on Sunday that the United States’ seizure of Iranian tankers in recent months has not stopped the sanctions-hit country from increasing its oil exports.
‘Legitimate’: Russia may target Western arms shipments to Ukraine
As the war in Ukraine entered the seventeenth day on Saturday, Russia said it could target Western arms deliveries to Ukraine.