Gas supply crisis in Europe worsens after Russia imposes sanctions

Russia imposes sanctions on European companies affiliated with Gazprom The Polish operator of the Yamal-Europe division was also affected Germany loses 10 million cubic meters per day of gas supply Dutch gas prices closed 12% higher BERLIN (Reuters) – Pressure on Europe to secure alternative gas supplies increased on Thursday as Moscow imposed sanctions on … Read more

Kyiv: Video shows Russian soldiers killing two civilians before looting a shop

CNN has obtained surveillance video of what is now being investigated as a war crime by Ukrainian prosecutors. Two civilians were killed after the brutal shooting they were subjected to The so-called rules of war that prohibit targeting civilians. CNN identified the victims. One of them was the owner of a car dealership that was … Read more

Russian ships carrying stolen Ukrainian grain have moved away from Mediterranean ports – but not all

CNN has identified the ship as the Matros Pozynic bulk carrier. On April 27, the ship weighed anchor off the coast of Crimea, turning off the transponder. The next day, he was seen in Sevastopol, the main port in Crimea, according to photographs and satellite images. Matros Pozynich is one of three ships involved in … Read more

Stocks in decline, dollar rises as fears of a hard landing escalate

A broker interacts while trading on his computer at a stockbroking firm in Mumbai, India, February 1, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Global stocks fell to their lowest level in a year and a half, down nearly 20% year-to-date Europe drops more than 2% struggling US stock … Read more

NATO welcomes Nordic members as Ukraine pushes Russian forces back

Finland expected to announce its attempt to join NATO Ukraine stops the main route for transporting Russian gas to Europe Russia imposes sanctions on Gazprom units in Europe and the United States Ukrainian forces seek to cut Russian supply lines on the battlefield Kyiv/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Finland is expected to announce on Thursday its intention … Read more

Kyiv: Video shows Russian soldiers killing two civilians before looting a shop

CNN has obtained surveillance video of what is now being investigated as a war crime by Ukrainian prosecutors. Two civilians were killed after the brutal shooting they were subjected to The so-called rules of war that prohibit targeting civilians. CNN identified the victims. One of them was the owner of a car dealership that was … Read more

Stocks churned, they are closed; Yields fall after US inflation data

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street closed sharply lower and Treasury yields fell in a volatile session on Wednesday, as oil prices soared and investors worried about a possible economic slowdown. US stock indices were swinging up and down during the session as investors chose US inflation data for clues about the path of the … Read more

The United States and Western Europe fear the end-game of the uncertain Ukraine war

Washington (AFP) – An endless and unwinnable war in Europe? This is what NATO leaders fear and prepare for as the Russian war in Ukraine enters its third month, with few signs of a decisive military victory for either side and no solution in sight. The prospect of an impasse raises fears that Ukraine will … Read more

Why does Hungary not support EU sanctions on Russian oil? | Oil and gas news

As the European Union tries to impose sanctions on Russian oil over the war in Ukraine, Hungary has emerged as one of the biggest obstacles to the unanimous support needed from the bloc’s 27 member states. The head of the European Union’s Executive Committee, Ursula von der Leyen, proposed last week to phase out imports … Read more

Ukraine halts transport of major Russian gas to Europe, blaming Moscow

Gas pipelines at the Atamanskaya compressor station, a facility of the Gazprom Power of Siberia project outside the far eastern town of Svobodny, in the Amur region, Russia, November 29, 2019. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov. Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Kyiv/LONDON (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Tuesday it would suspend the flow … Read more