Erdogan threatens ground operation into Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday threatened to launch a ground operation into Syria after cross-border air strikes on Kurdish positions and deadly fire on Turkey. “There is no question that this operation is limited to only an aerial operation,” Erdogan told reporters on a flight home from Qatar after attending the opening of … Read more

Poland missile: Joe Biden’s bombshell on Ukraine war escalation

US President Joe Biden has put forward a statement about the missile that landed in Poland — killing two people. The BBC reports the US leader said it was “unlikely” the missile was fired from Russia after an emergency roundtable. Biden reportedly said there was “preliminary information that contests” the idea that the missile came … Read more

Ukraine invasion: Two dead as ‘Russian’ missiles hit Poland, Biden investigates

US President Joe Biden has put forward a statement about the missile that landed in Poland — killing two people. The BBC reports the US leader said it was “unlikely” the missile was fired from Russia after an emergency roundtable. Biden reportedly said there was “preliminary information that contests” the idea that the missile came … Read more

Penny Wong responds to reports Russian missiles have hit Poland

Australia has joined the chorus of nations asking for “calm” the investigations into the origins of missiles which killed two Polish citizens begin. In the last 24 hours, Russia has reportedly fired more than 100 missiles at Ukraine, killing one person and leaving half the country without power – constituting the largest attack on Ukrainian … Read more

Ukraine invasion: Two dead as Russian missiles hit Poland

Two people were killed after stray Russian missiles inadvertently hit a small Polish village near the border with Ukraine. The tragedy occurred as Russia bombarded Ukraine with more than 100 rockets yesterday in a fresh attack. According to AP, two of those rockets instead landed in a farm near the town of Przewodow, north of … Read more

Kherson retreat in Ukraine invasion sees Russians turn against Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has been dealt a fresh round of humiliation after his troops were forced to retreat from a key Ukrainian region amid the ongoing invasion. On Saturday, Russia retreated from Kherson, the only Ukrainian regional capital Russia had managed to occupy since its illegal invasion began in late February. Moscow said on … Read more

North Korean missile launch sparks evacuation warnings in Japan

A missile launched by North Korea – the 30th this year alone – has sparked panicked evacuation warnings in nearby Japan, as the rogue nation’s recent barrage leaves the entire region on edge. On Thursday morning, North Korea fired at least one unidentified ballistic missile which traveled over Japan before landing in the Pacific Ocean. … Read more

Grain exports to stop as Putin demands ‘real guarantees’ from Kyiv

exports will halt on Wednesday Moscow pulled out of a deal let ships through the Black Sea, as Russian President Vladimir Putin demanded “real guarantees” from Kyiv before returning to the agreement. Russia announced its suspension on Saturday, accusing Ukraine of misusing the safe shipping corridor for an attack on Russian ships in Crimea. Kyiv … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war: Russian fighter jet opens fire near UK plane

A Russian fighter jet fired a missile near a British RAF plane over the Black Sea in a shocking escalation. UK Defense Secretary Ben Wallace said the unarmed RAF Rivet Joint was on routine patrol on September 29 when it was shot at by two Su-27 fighter jets, The Sun reported. Speaking in the House … Read more

Ukraine warns situation ‘critical’ after Russia attacks power grid

Ukraine warned Tuesday of an emerging “critical” risk to its power grid after President Volodymyr Zelensky said that repeated Russian bombardments had destroyed one-third of the country’s power facilities as winter approaches. That warning came as Russian forces claimed to have retaken territory from Ukrainian troops in the eastern Kharkiv region, Moscow’s first announced capture … Read more