Russia is seeking $80 million in damages after the world Championships were cancelled

Qi Dong according to @People’s Sports 7, citing Russia’s TASS news agency, the Russian Volleyball association has formally appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, demanding the FIVB compensation of $80 million, hoping the FIVB to strip the right to host the men’s Volleyball World Championships to give corresponding compensation.The 2022 Men’s Volleyball World… Read more Russia is seeking $80 million in damages after the world Championships were cancelled

How much is Germany dependent on Russia for energy?Foreign media: Half of the natural gas needs to be imported from Russia

Military chiefs praised Putin, refused to supply arms to Ukraine…Recently, Germany has not been at the forefront of the Russia-Ukraine issue as America and Britain have been.Secretary of State Blinken came out again to reassure the army.In an interview with NBC on Wednesday, he said he had “no doubt” about Germany’s determination to confront Russia… Read more How much is Germany dependent on Russia for energy?Foreign media: Half of the natural gas needs to be imported from Russia

The US-led 50-nation multinational military exercise in the Middle East is a show of friendship to China, Russia and Iran

This international commentary by Mu Shu analyzes a major event that has happened in the Middle East in the past two days: it is the largest multinational maritime military exercise being held in the Middle East, led by the US Central Command and inviting more than 50 countries and nearly 10 international organizations to participate… Read more The US-led 50-nation multinational military exercise in the Middle East is a show of friendship to China, Russia and Iran

Yellen threatened to let Russia pay the heaviest price, but China is rare “soft”, the original has begged China

Can’t sanctions without China?The US Treasury secretary talks about imposing heavy costs on Russia, but is busy courting China.Is America making the right move?Us Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned in an interview that the US Treasury Department is working with European countries to develop financial sanctions against Russia, according to financial media.Yellen called it a… Read more Yellen threatened to let Russia pay the heaviest price, but China is rare “soft”, the original has begged China

Macron conducts shuttle diplomacy in Ukraine crisis

French President Emmanuel Macron talks with His Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky in Kiev, Ukraine, February 8, 2017.On the same day, Macron flew to Berlin and met with German Chancellor Angela Scholz, who just returned from the United States.Macron held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Thursday.Mr Macron’s shuttle diplomacy comes amid tensions… Read more Macron conducts shuttle diplomacy in Ukraine crisis

Russia’s oil and gas sales revenue in March was 38% lower than expected due to sanctions

Russia’s revenue from oil and gas sales in March was 488 billion rubles (rmb37.103 billion), 302 billion rubles (RMB229.61 billion) less than expected, or about 38 percent less than expected, according to data released by the Russian Finance Ministry on April 5.According to business Insider on April 5, Russia’s revenue from oil and gas sales… Read more Russia’s oil and gas sales revenue in March was 38% lower than expected due to sanctions

Foreign media: Putin not only attended the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics, but also discussed two major issues with China

Russian President Vladimir Putin will discuss gas and financial cooperation with China during his visit to Beijing for the Winter Olympics, Reuters reported on Wednesday.Kremlin presidential aide Yuri Ushakov was quoted as saying that “the heads of State of China and Russia will have lunch on Friday and could sign more than 15 agreements,” including… Read more Foreign media: Putin not only attended the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics, but also discussed two major issues with China

The first shot is fired!Ukraine has broken a ceasefire and shelled settlements in Donbas after Russian troops withdrew

After months of tension in Ukraine, the world breathed a sigh of relief on February 15th when Russian troops pulled back from the border at the end of exercises and America’s predictions of war were dashed.But on the morning of February 17, Ukrainian forces suddenly launched an offensive in the Donbas region, shelling local settlements… Read more The first shot is fired!Ukraine has broken a ceasefire and shelled settlements in Donbas after Russian troops withdrew