Ukrainian War in the live ticker: +++ 01:31 There would still be civilians in the Azowstal factory in Mariupol +++

05/09/2022 Ukrainian War in Live Ticker +++ 01:31 There would still be civilians in the Azovstal factory in Mariupol +++ Contrary to reports of the complete evacuation of all civilians from the Azovstal plant in the Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, besieged by Russian troops, around 100 civilians are still believed to be there. In … Read more

For fast arms deliveries: Biden signs WWII law

For fast arms deliveries Biden signs WWII legislation 05/09/2022 11:04 p.m. As in 1941, the USA wants to massively support the countries of Europe with weapons so that they can defend themselves against an aggressor. In 2022, however, it will be called Russia. US President Biden signs new version of Lend-Lease law on historic date. … Read more

May 9 at the Soviet Memorial in Berlin – Politics

Natalia Tokareva has lived in Berlin for ten years and since then she regularly comes to the Soviet War Memorial in the Tiergarten on May 9, surrounded by two tanks. She wears a rather tight red dress, a blazer and a strong black headband. In her right hand she holds a dozen pink roses and … Read more

Lambrecht needs explanation because of his son’s possibility of stealing – politics

The Ministry of Defense admits the trip in the government helicopter, but rejects the accusation that the family used the craft for purely private purposes. Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht (SPD) is under pressure to explain herself after letting her son fly in a government helicopter. Of Business Intern reports on its website under the title … Read more

Protests to commemorate May 9: Putin’s shadow extends to Berlin

May 9 is a public holiday in Russia – on this day the country celebrates the victory over Nazi Germany after immense sacrifices. Today, Putin is waging war on the former Soviet republic of Ukraine. This also leads to a test in Berlin. Police ruled that no Russian flag should be waved at the Soviet … Read more

EU membership only decades away: Macron drastically undermines hopes in Ukraine

Joining the EU only in decades Macron drastically undermines Ukraine’s hopes 05/09/2022, 18:09 Ukraine expects more security and support from EU membership. The admission procedure could be accelerated, but French President Macron is giving little hope. French President Emmanuel Macron has dampened hopes of Ukraine’s upcoming EU membership. The process could take “decades”, Macron said … Read more

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

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