Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his defence minister to impose a 36-hour ceasefire on the Ukrainian front line in order to allow believersĀ attend the Orthodox Christmas Eve and Christmas Day service in both warring countries. A statement from the Kremlin stressed that President Putin ordered his troops to stop fighting not because he was […]

Terrorists on Sunday night reportedly killed over 28 people in separate attacks in Malagum 1 and Sokwong communities of Kagoro Chiefdom in Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The Council Chairman, Honourable Mathias Siman, who confirmed the incident to journalists today said he could only confirm seven people were gruesomely killed in Sokwong Community. […]

Several explosions were heard on Monday morning in Kyiv, exactly one week after Russian strikes on the Ukrainian capital, AFP journalists noted. Three explosions were heard successively at around 5:35, 5:45 and 5:58 Central European Time . The air raid sirens had sounded shortly before the first explosion. The capital has been attacked by “kamikaze […]

Iran’s supreme leader has blamed the US and Israel for the protests sweeping the country following the death of a woman whilst in police custody. In his first public comments on the unrest, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said “riots” had been “engineered” by Iran’s arch-enemies and their allies. The protests are the biggest challenge to his […]

The US will “never, never, never” recognise Russia’s attempt to annex territory in Ukraine, President Joe Biden has said. He was speaking ahead of a speech on Friday from Vladimir Putin, who is expected to declare that four Ukrainian regions are joining Russia. The Kremlin says Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia and Kherson voted to join Russia […]

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