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How surging trade with China is boosting Russia’s war

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Chinese firms are playing an increasingly critical role in supplementing Russia’s struggling economy and boosting its military capabilities, including via the trade of goods for use on the battlefield in Ukraine, new analysis by CNBC shows.  Russian customs data filed as recently as August 2023 point to the continued import …

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What Ukraine Needs to Win the War Against Russia

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How is the Ukrainian counteroffensive faring so far? The Ukrainian military has been doing extraordinarily well given the limitations it faces in equipment and training as well as the ability of Russian occupiers to dig in and entrench their positions. In July, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken noted that …

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Kosovo, A New Theater For Russia’s War With The West?

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The deadly clash in northern Kosovo on Sunday is reverberating far beyond the Balkans. At first glance, distant histories seem to be repeating: World War I starting in Sarajevo, the breakup of Yugoslavia drove 1990s geopolitics. Yet there may be much more recent history at play: is the conflict linked …

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Russian economy expected to grow despite Ukraine war fallout

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The country is defying expectations and weathering sanctions but an eventual slowdown is still expected. ADVERTISEMENT Russia’s economy will unexpectedly grow this year despite the war in Ukraine, according to a new forecast. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) estimates the Russian economy will see 1.5% growth.  A …

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Ukraine war LIVE: Russia in flames after ‘explosions heard’ hours after Zelensky warning | World | News


In a recent address to his nation, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky announced that Ukraine has obtained crucial intelligence pinpointing vulnerabilities within Vladimir Putin’s military operations. Zelensky vowed to intensify attacks on Russia while targeting these identified weaknesses. It follows a series of devastating events in the region. Russian drone barrages …

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