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Ukraine claims control of Russian logistics hub, seeks to cut more supply lines

Ukraine claims control of Russian logistics hub, seeks to cut more supply lines

Retaking Lyman town could help Ukraine against Russians in the east Russian hawks slam loss, some demand tougher measures Pope calls for ending ‘spiral of violence and death’ KYIV, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Ukraine has claimed full control of eastern Russia’s logistics hub Lyman, its biggest battlefield win in weeks, paving the way for new …

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US imposes 'swift and severe costs' on Russia after Putin's annexation of Ukraine |  CNN Politics

US imposes ‘swift and severe costs’ on Russia after Putin’s annexation of Ukraine | CNN Politics

CNN — The United States is imposing what it describes as ‘swift and severe costs’ on Russia, including sanctions on a figure the Biden administration says is key to Russia’s economy, after the president Vladimir Putin has announced the annexation of parts of Ukraine following what the West calls “sham referendums. Putin on Friday signed …

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Ukraine, Brexit and the Arab Spring have only one source: prices, says sociologist

JAccording to sociologist and documentarian Rupert Russell, the invasion of Ukraine, Brexit, the Arab Spring, Donald Trump’s ‘kids in cages’ and other chaotic events of the past decade all arose from one source” deceptively simple”: prices. In 2000, President Bill Clinton deregulated commodity markets under the Commodity Futures Modernization Act, allowing Wall Street much greater …

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One-way economy class flights from Moscow to Dubai cost nearly $5,000 as Russians flee call for action

One-way economy class flights from Moscow to Dubai cost nearly $5,000 as Russians flee call for action

The airline industry has been crippled by a perfect storm of challenges in recent weeks, ranging from labor shortages and supply disruptions to rising fuel prices. Sopa Pictures | Light flare | Getty Images DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — One-way economy class flights from Moscow to Dubai cost up to $5,000 and many sold out …

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'Path to oblivion': Ukraine's military gains could worsen Russia's economic problems

‘Path to oblivion’: Ukraine’s military gains could worsen Russia’s economic problems

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting of heads of member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) during a summit in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, September 16, 2022. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan | via Reuters Ukraine’s counteroffensive, which has recaptured large swathes of territory occupied by Russia, could deepen Russia’s economic problems as international …

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