Biden defends Delhi’s G20 declaration amid criticism for not condemning Russian invasion

Washington: US President Joe Biden went on the defend the G20 joint declaration in Delhi as most Republicans called it a “slap” in the face of Ukraine’s leader Volodymyr Zelenskyy thus putting his (Biden) proposal to fund the war torn country with $20.6 billion in military and humanitarian relief aid as Congress resumes its session on September 12 after the summer recess. Biden defended the G20 statement strongly when he

Russian citizen sentenced to jail for attempted $3.5 bln fraud in Denmark

By Johannes Birkebaek COPENHAGEN, Aug 16 (Reuters) – A 53-year-old Russian citizen has been sentenced to three years in prison for an attempted $3.5 billion fraud against the Danish National Bank, Danish police said in a statement on Wednesday. The man was arrested in October last year after he entered the National Bank with fake documents, claiming to be a representative from an investment company. «The investigation has indicated that

A US Marine who served time in a Russian colony was wounded in Ukraine

US Marine Trevor Reed, who was detained in Russia and exchanged for pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko in 2022, was wounded in combat in Ukraine. About it informs edition of The Messenger, citing sources in the Pentagon. Information about Reed’s injury was confirmed by the White House. “We know that Trevor Reed was wounded while participating in hostilities in Ukraine,” a US presidential administration official said. Later, the information was officially confirmed

The head of Unilever announced the threat of nationalization of the "daughter" in the Russian Federation in the event of a decision to leave the country

By continuing to work in Russia, Unilever has chosen the least bad scenario possible, says the company’s CEO Hein Schumacher. His quotes Reuters. According to him, the company had three options – to try to sell the Russian “daughter”, to refuse business in Russia, or to continue to work in a “limited manner”. The first option would have led to the nationalization of the company’s Russian business “taking into account

Made in Russia: How Chinese automakers are conquering the Russian auto industry

* This material was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of the special military operation of the Russian Federation in Ukraine Gleb Stolyarov MOSCOW, July 20 (Reuters) – Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin described the start of production of a car under the Soviet brand Moskvich at the end of last year as a “historic event” demonstrating the resilience of the Russian auto industry in the face of Western

Finland to close Russian Consulate General from October 1

Finland announced its intention to close the Russian consulate in Turku from 1 October. How reported in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the decision was taken in response to a similar action by Moscow. On July 6, Russia closed the Finnish consulate in St. Petersburg. At the same time, nine employees of the embassy of this country in Moscow were expelled. The Russian Foreign Ministry accused Helsinki of “anti-Russian” policy

What foreign assets the Russian Federation took into temporary management

MOSCOW, July 19 (Reuters) – In April 2023, the President of the Russian Federation issued a decree on the temporary management of certain property, which gave the authorities the right to introduce temporary management of Russian companies with foreign participation. The Russian authorities said that the document was adopted in response to “unfriendly and contrary to international law actions” by the United States and its allies and is a mirror

Russian "daughter" Danone headed the Deputy Prime Minister of Chechnya

(Technical repeat) MOSCOW, July 19 (Reuters) – Deputy Chairman of the Government of Chechnya, Minister of Agriculture of the Republic Yakub Zakriev took over the post of CEO of Danone Russia, follows from the data of the Unified State Register of Legal Entities. According to the extract, 32-year-old Zakriev headed the company from July 18. On July 16, Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered that the shares of the Danish brewing

ISW: the evacuation of tourists from the Crimea may interfere with the supply of the Russian army in Ukraine

Undermining the Crimean bridge will affect the possibility of supplying the Russian army in southern Ukraine, writes American Institute for the Study of War (ISW) in the daily summary. According to analysts, tourists who are forced to leave Crimea through the occupied territories have complicated the movement and prevented supplies from the peninsula to the rear areas of the Zaporozhye and Kherson regions of Ukraine. On the other hand, the

Pentagon emails could reach Russian intelligence agencies via Mali

Millions of emails from employees of the US Department of Defense for a decade “leaked” to another continent – to the African Republic of Mali. The reason is a banal, but constantly occurring typo. All US military email addresses end in .MIL (military), but it’s not uncommon for people to write .ML (Mali’s domain). As a result, letters with important information may fall into the wrong hands. informs financial times.