Saturday, December 9, 2023

Topic: Russia Ukraine crisis

UN General Assembly calls for immediate end to war in Ukraine

The UN General Assembly on Thursday called for ending the war in Ukraine and demanded Russia’s immediate withdrawal from the country, in line with the UN Charter.

Russia’s Ukraine invasion plunged Europe into era of insecurity: German president

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has plunged Europe into an era of insecurity, says the German president.

UN rights council to monitor violations in Russia

The UN Human Rights Council has agreed to monitor the rights situation in Russia, marking the first-ever resolution focused on violations inside the country.

Ukraine: More than 14,000 casualties to date but ‘actual numbers are higher’

Nearly 5,800 people have been killed in the conflict in Ukraine and the situation of prisoners of war in Russian-held areas is “worrying”, the head of the UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in the country said on Friday.

Nearly 1,000 children killed or injured in Ukraine but real number likely higher: UNICEF

Nearly 1,000 boys and girls have been killed or injured in the war in Ukraine, the head of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) reported, underscoring the urgent need for peace.

“Gas blackmail”: Ukraine accuses Moscow of using gas restrictions

Ukraine has accused Russia of waging a "gas war" against Europe and cutting supplies to inflict "terror" on people.