The war against Ukraine: this is the situation – flashpoints

After a visit to the front, Ukrainian President Zelensky made it clear that the defenders of the country’s independence are heroes. He also sees steadfastness in the war as a reason for rapid accession to the European Union. Developments at a glance. Kyiv (AFP) – In light of more than 100 days of valiant fighting … Read more

The war against Ukraine: this is the situation

Kyiv / Moscow. In eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian forces continue to resist Russian attacks, but the situation is getting worse. “We take the position, and we still hold the position,” President Volodymyr Zelensky was quoted by Interfax of Ukraine as saying. “Nevertheless, we have every opportunity to continue the fight in this direction,” stressed the 44-year-old. … Read more

Conflicts – the war against Ukraine: this is the situation – politics

Kyiv/Moscow (dpa) – In eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian forces continue to resist Russian attacks, but the situation is getting worse. “We take the position, and we still hold the position,” President Volodymyr Zelensky was quoted by Interfax of Ukraine as saying. “Nevertheless, we have every opportunity to continue the fight in this direction,” stressed the 44-year-old. … Read more

Conflicts – Hamburg – Refugee students drawn to Hamburg – Politics

Hamburg (dpa/lno) – Russia’s aggressive war in Ukraine has forced students from other countries to flee there. Many came to Germany, 450 according to the internal authorities so far to Hamburg alone. Unlike students with Ukrainian citizenship, those from other countries do not have a general residence permit in Germany, provided that their countries of … Read more

Film – Cannes Film Festival in times of war – Culture

Was (AP) – “Normal is not a thing at the moment.” Iris Berbin sums it up. How do you feel about celebrating the world of films on the Cote d’Azur while the war is still raging? The actress describes her experience at this year’s film festival: “One contradicts one’s feelings, with everything that happens in … Read more

History – Mr. Clark, are we sleepwalking into a world war? – Knowledge

Aachen (dpa) – In 2012, Australian historian Christopher Clark published a study “The Sleepwalkers” that has been sold hundreds of thousands of times. In it, he describes how the great European powers descended into World War I in 1914. Since the start of the Russian attack on Ukraine, opponents of arms delivery in particular have … Read more

The war against Ukraine: this is the situation

Kyiv / Berlin. In light of the ongoing Russian war of aggression in Ukraine, Chancellor Olaf Schultz (Social Democratic Party) promised the country more defense assistance. President Volodymyr Zelensky had previously prepared his citizens for a war that could last for months. Meanwhile, the fighting on the ground continued. In Mariupol, hundreds of soldiers from … Read more