Ukraine mayor describes ‘harsh’ interrogation by Russian kidnappers

Ukraine mayor describes ‘harsh’ interrogation by Russian kidnappers

Mayor released after six days in prisoner swap, says Kiev Fedorov appeals to Pope: ‘Maybe he can stop this war’ ‘Half of my city is destroyed,’ says Melitopol . mayor Russia wants control of southern region of Ukraine ROME, April 18 (Reuters) – A Ukrainian mayor described hours of “harsh” interrogations when he was detained … Read more

Britons imprisoned in Ukraine appear on Russian TV, ask for trade with Putin’s ally

Britons imprisoned in Ukraine appear on Russian TV, ask for trade with Putin’s ally

Russian state television shows two captured British fighters Unclear from footage whether they speak freely or not Both ask to be traded for imprisoned Putin ally in Ukraine Medvedchuk, the imprisoned ally, also asks to be traded April 18 (Reuters) – Two British fighters captured by Russian forces in Ukraine appeared on Russian state television … Read more

Two imprisoned Britons appear on Russian state television, asking to be traded

Two imprisoned Britons appear on Russian state television, asking to be traded

Viktor Medvedchuk, leader of the Opposition Platform – For Life political party, attends a court hearing in Kiev, Ukraine on May 13, 2021. REUTERS/Serhii Nuzhnenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 18 (Reuters) – Two British fighters captured by Russian forces in Ukraine appeared on Russian state television Monday, asking to … Read more

Britain’s Johnson shredded ministerial code with lockdown violations, constitutional expert says

Britain’s Johnson shredded ministerial code with lockdown violations, constitutional expert says

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson looks on as he delivers a speech on immigration, at Lydd Airport, UK April 14, 2022. Matt Dunham/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, April 17 (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson has plunged Britain into constitutional crisis by violating the law he put … Read more

Three people injured in riots in Sweden

Three people injured in riots in Sweden

STOCKHOLM, April 17 (Reuters) – Three people in the Swedish city of Norrk√∂ping needed medical attention after being hit by police bullets during clashes between police and protesters following Koran burnings that sparked riots in several Swedish cities over the Easter weekend. In some places counter-protesters attacked the police ahead of planned right-wing extremist demonstrations. … Read more