Ukraine: the UN’s ‘responsibility to protect’ doctrine is a hollow promise for civilians under fire

Peter Lee, University of Portsmouth Images of gaunt, exhausted faces of people fleeing bombardment and death…

Russia says ceasefire, evacuations, to begin today

Russia’s UN Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia has said his country will carry out a cease-fire on Tuesday…

Russia suffers as Visa, Mastercard, suspend operations

Mastercard and Visa are suspending their operations in Russia, the companies said, in the latest blow…

Ukraine; “Breadbasket” of Europe faces dwindling food supplies amid war

Amid reports of dwindling food supplies in embattled areas in Ukraine, the World Food Programme (WFP)…

Temporary ceasefire for two Ukrainian cities

Russia's defence ministry has announced a temporary ceasefire and the opening of humanitarian corridors for civilians…

Russia blocking access to Facebook, Twitter

Russia’s communications regulator has blocked Meta Platforms Inc’s Facebook in response to what it said were…

Germany’s €100-billion army fund: a remarkable change in post-war policy in response to the Ukraine crisis

Ed Turner, Aston University If you’d asked experts just a fortnight ago what the key features…