Ukraine's leader, meanwhile, claimed the country's forces had repulsed the Russian assault and vowed to keep up the struggle as he appealed for more outside help.
The pragmatic and business-friendly Shehbaz Sharif faces daunting challenges as leader -- among them relations with a neighbour his country has fought three wars against in the past 75 years.
As Russian and Ukrainian negotiators met in Istanbul mediated by go-between Roman Abramovich, the Russian billionaire. The Russians said that he was not part of their delegation. Two very clear points have emerged in the Tuesday talks. The Russians have said they would scale down
The only way to end Russia’s war on Ukraine is to adopt the Lebanese slogan, “No victor, no vanquished.” This means neither side should celebrate victory and both should accept compromises, however painful. Furthermore, the West, led by the Biden
Russia has made explicit its conditions for ending the war in Ukraine. It wants Ukraine to amend its constitution to incorporate the neutrality clause, to accept Crimea as Russian territory, and to recognise Donetsk and Luhansk as independent republics.
Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that Russia was willing to negotiate peace with Ukraine, but on Russia’s terms. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky rang up Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sought his help in negotiating peace with Russia based on his 10 points. His 10 points are not yet in public domain.
It’s a huge development that President Joe Biden and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed the Ukraine crisis at a time when innocent Ukrainian people look to the world, especially European countries, to take an important
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky showed footage of civilians found dead in the streets of Bucha near Kyiv with bullet wounds, some of them shot at close range, and accused Russia of genocide, and he also demanded that Russia
The Palestinian-Israeli conflict is one of the world’s most enduring conflicts, the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip reaching 54 years. In recent days more than 200 people, mostly Palestinians, have been wounded in clashes