World (Times Of Ocean)- Flashpoint Ukraine has full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine. Recent developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, all times Eastern Standard Time: Reuters reports that Russian-backed separatists have captured Volnovakha.
Meta Platforms will allow Facebook and Instagram users in some countries to call for violence against Russians and Russian soldiers in the context of the Ukraine invasion, according to internal emails, in a temporary change to its hate speech policy https://t.co/olMjRQkfCq pic.twitter.com/fOLqQAYtSR— Reuters (@Reuters) March 11, 2022
On Thursday, Russia accused the United States of funding research into the development of biological weapons in Ukraine, which has been under attack by tens of thousands of Russian troops since Feb. 24.
President Joe Biden will announce Friday that the U.S. will revoke “most favored nation” status for Russia because of its invasion of Ukraine along with the European Union and Group of Seven countries.
According to a source familiar with the matter who spoke on the condition of anonymity to preview the announcement. Each country would have to follow its own national processes. The removal of Russia’s most-favored nation status would allow the U.S. and its allies to impose tariffs on its imports, further isolating the Russian economy in response to the invasion.
Earlier this week, U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris visited Warsaw, where she underscored the U.S. commitment to NATO’s eastern flank and called for an investigation into Russia’s alleged bombing of a Ukrainian hospital. Patsy Widakuswara is the White House Bureau Chief.
Acts of vandalism. Cancel culture. Financial hits. Some Russians living in the United States are having problems due to Putin’s war on Ukraine. VOA’s Veronica Balderas Iglesias reports that many are opposing Moscow’s aggression and calling for peace.
CNN reports that U.S. President Joe Biden will announce that the U.S. will try to revoke Russia’s “most favored nation” status on Friday.