Ukraine counterattacks contested city of Sievierodonetsk, Britain says

Ukraine counterattacks contested city of Sievierodonetsk, Britain says

Ukrainian forces have counterattacked in the contested city of Sievierodonetsk in eastern Ukraine, Britain’s defense ministry said on Sunday. This move will likely blunt the operational momentum Russian forces previously gained through concentrating combat units and firepower, the ministry said in a tweet. “The use of proxy infantry forces for urban clearance operations is a…

Ukraine top of the agenda in Davos as business leaders gather

Ukraine top of the agenda in Davos as business leaders gather

Ukraine top of the agenda in Davos as business leaders gather

Inflation, Ukraine war seen as chief financial risks -Fed report

Inflation, Ukraine war seen as chief financial risks -Fed report

Inflation, Ukraine war seen as chief financial risks -Fed report

Ukraine Needs Nations to Follow Up on Aid to Fill $5 Billion Gap

Ukraine Needs Nations to Follow Up on Aid to Fill $5 Billion Gap

Bloomberg) — Ukraine wants to make sure governments that offered assistance this week during meetings in Washington follow through and turn their promises into real support, one of the nation’s top financial officials said. Ukraine needs $5 billion to $7 billion a month to fill a budget gap caused by Russia’s invasion…

Ukraine says civilians killed in Lviv, new Russia push seen in east

Ukraine says civilians killed in Lviv, new Russia push seen in east

LVIV/KYIV — Ukraine said a Russian missile attack killed seven people in Lviv on Monday, the first civilian victims in the western city, and reported signs that Russia had started its anticipated new offensive in the east. Maksym Kozytskyy, the governor of Lviv which lies 60 km (40 miles) from the Polish border…

A 3-year-old Ukraine boy who fled Russian bombing in Kharkiv was wounded in a rare strike over 500 miles away in Lviv: officials

A 3-year-old Ukraine boy who fled Russian bombing in Kharkiv was wounded in a rare strike over 500 miles away in Lviv: officials

Seven civilians were killed and 11 others injured after a Russian missile strike in western Ukraine’s Lviv on Monday, the city’s mayor said…

Ukraine has seized the assets of captured Putin ally Viktor Medvedchuk, including 50 homes, 26 cars, 30 plots of land, and one yacht

Ukraine has seized the assets of captured Putin ally Viktor Medvedchuk, including 50 homes, 26 cars, 30 plots of land, and one yacht

The Ukrainian politician, thought to be Putin’s top choice for replacing Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, was captured Tuesday…

Ukraine official says Putin ‘earns $1 billion a day from oil alone’ as Zelenskyy lobbies without success for an embargo

Ukraine official says Putin ‘earns $1 billion a day from oil alone’ as Zelenskyy lobbies without success for an embargo

Ukraine is calling for countries, especially in the EU, to stop buying Russia oil and gas, which gives it accss to funds despite many other sanctions…

Ukraine war creates woes, but also an opportunity for Africa -AfDB pres

Ukraine war creates woes, but also an opportunity for Africa -AfDB pres

Ukraine war creates woes, but also an opportunity for Africa -AfDB pres

Ukraine Update: Zelenskiy Says Russia Realizes More Talks Needed

Ukraine Update: Zelenskiy Says Russia Realizes More Talks Needed

Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — Russia is relying on “indiscriminate” bombardment after heavy troop casualties in the month after its invasion, the U.K. said. Russia’s military said it’s focusing on taking full control of Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region, a signal that the Kremlin may be backing away from more ambitious military gains after a month of…

Ukraine conflict opens diplomatic and energy opportunities for Qatar

Ukraine conflict opens diplomatic and energy opportunities for Qatar

DOHA — Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has opened up diplomatic and commercial opportunities for gas exporter Qatar to expand energy sales to the West and bolster its alliance with Washington amid U.S. tensions with other Gulf Arab states. Qatar has sought a largely neutral stance on the conflict…

Russia’s war in Ukraine may ‘fundamentally alter’ global economic, political order

Russia’s war in Ukraine may ‘fundamentally alter’ global economic, political order

Russia’s war in Ukraine may ‘fundamentally alter’ global economic, political order – IMF

Ukraine has agreed to hold talks with Russia, President Zelensky’s office says

Ukraine has agreed to hold talks with Russia, President Zelensky’s office says

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky agreed that a delegation would meet with Russians near the Pripyat River…

Myth Busting! SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 02.25.22

Myth Busting! SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 02.25.22

You’ve probably heard people say inflation is being caused by “greedy corporations.”  They back up this increasingly popular narrative with tales of “excessive corporate profits.” In this episode of the Friday Gold Wrap, host Mike Maharrey busts this myth. He…