Oil embargo: Hungary announces veto against EU sanctions decision

Business Peter Szijjarto, Minister of Foreign Affairs “This proposal amounts to a nuclear bomb” – Hungary announces its veto on the oil embargo From: 6:00 p.m. | Reading time: 2 minutes According to Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto, Hungary will not accept the planned sanctions package. Source: Marcus Brandt/dpa/Pool/dpa You can listen to our WELT … Read more

New triage law: After criticism from the Greens – Lauterbach does not want to allow “ex-post” triage

Germany The “duty to protect” recalled After criticism of the Greens – Lauterbach does not want to allow “ex-post” sorting From 3:03 p.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes Karl Lauterbach (SPD), on the sidelines of the federal government’s closed session at Schloss Meseberg Source: dpa You can listen to our WELT podcasts here In order … Read more

Ukraine May 9: Zelenskyy promises a parade in kyiv after the victory over Russia

abroad May 9 video message Zelenskyj promises a parade in kyiv – after the victory over Russia Status: 12:36 p.m. | Reading time: 2 minutes Selenskyj meets the President of the Bundestag Bas On the day of liberation from Nazism, President Volodymyr Zelenskyi drew parallels between the German invasion of Ukraine during World War II … Read more

Russia threatens Elon Musk – who jokes about his upcoming death

Dhe head of Russia’s space agency, Dmitry Rogozin, has threatened tech billionaire Elon Musk with consequences for providing Ukraine with satellite internet. Musk’s space company, SpaceX, provided the country attacked by Russia with facilities to use its Starlink satellite network. This gives you a fast internet connection from space. This was useful for Ukrainian authorities … Read more

Putin describes the war in Ukraine as a purely defensive action

abroad Military parade in Moscow Putin presents the war in Ukraine as a purely defensive action – no general mobilization From 11.44 a.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes “Russia had to counter the aggression of Ukraine and Western countries” In his speech on the occasion of the victory over Nazi Germany, Vladimir Putin, as expected, … Read more

Havana: Already 31 dead – many victims in a gas explosion at the hotel “Saragota”

disasters Flaming LPG Death toll after gas explosion at Hotel Saragota in Havana rises to 31 Status: 07:57 | Reading time: 2 minutes Explosion in a luxury hotel in Havana At least 25 people have died in an explosion at a luxury hotel in Havana. More than 60 people had to be treated in hospital. … Read more

Electric car: Wissing wants to increase the premium for electric cars from 6,000 to 10,800 euros

Business Wissing’s plan The Minister of Transport wants to increase the premium for electric cars from 6,000 to 10,800 euros Status: 09:30 | Reading time: 2 minutes How to save lots of money with the right tank app Due to the war of Russian aggression in Ukraine, crude oil and therefore gasoline and diesel have … Read more

Electric car: Wissing wants to increase the premium for electric cars from 6,000 to 10,800 euros

Business Wissing’s plan The Minister of Transport wants to increase the premium for electric cars from 6,000 to 10,800 euros Status: 09:30 | Reading time: 2 minutes How to save lots of money with the right tank app Due to the war of Russian aggression in Ukraine, crude oil and thus gasoline and diesel have … Read more

Ukraine-News +++ Zelenskyj on the anniversary of the World War – “Evil is back, in a different uniform” +++

DShortly before celebrations marking the end of World War II in Moscow, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky accused his Russian colleague Vladimir Putin of forgetting history. “Russia has forgotten everything that was important to the victors of World War II,” he said in a video message on Sunday evening. Decades after World War II, “evil is … Read more

kyiv: U2 musicians play in the air-raid shelter

MAccording to media reports, musicians from the Irish rock group U2 made a surprising appearance on Sunday at a kyiv metro station that was being used as an air-raid shelter. Frontman Bono and guitarist “The Edge” performed the band’s classics like the song “Stand By Me”, as seen in videos released by Ukrainian media. “President … Read more