Russia-Ukraine war: Putin slams increase in Western arms deliveries to Kyiv

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos and videos. Russian President Vladimir Putin once again slammed the Western nations on Monday […]

Continue Reading

Putin says special military operation in Ukraine showing positive trend

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos and videos. Russian President Vladimir Putin said that a positive trend is visible in […]

Continue Reading

Russia may change age range of conscription, Putin ‘supports’ idea

A Russian lawmaker has hinted that Russia may raise the age range for compulsory military service for the citizens. The change may take place as early as this spring. In an interview with Russia’s official parliamentary newspaper, chairman of the Russian parliament’s defence committee, Andrei Kartapolov said that the age range may be changed from […]

Continue Reading

angry Putin scolds deputy PM Manturov over failure to procure contracts from Russian airlines

Russian President Vladimir Putin publicly humiliated his deputy Prime Minister Denis Maturov during their first official virtual meeting of 2023 on Wednesday.  President Putin accused Manturov, the minister for trade and industry, of fooling around instead of acquiring new aircraft for the nation. RIA Novosti news agency has released the deputy PM’s humiliation tape.  In […]

Continue Reading

Putin appoints new commander to lead Ukraine invasion, sacking ‘General Armageddon’

A little more than three months after putting Sergey Surovikin, as in-charge of the Ukraine war, Russian President Vladimir Puttin has sacked him and announced a replacement.  General Valery Gerasimov will take Surovikin’s position who has been nicknamed ‘General Armageddon’ in military circles. The country’s defence ministry made the announcement on its official Telegram account.  “Army General Valery Gerasimov, Chief of […]

Continue Reading

Crimean governor claims Ukraine drone shot over Sevastopol as Putin marks Orthodox Christmas

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos and videos. Crimean city Sevastopol’s Russian-installed governor Mikhail Razvozhaev on Saturday claimed that a […]

Continue Reading

Putin launches warship armed with hypersonic missiles

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday launched a warship armed with new hypersonic cruise missiles. The warship will go on a training mission to Atlantic and Indian Oceans and the Mediterranean. “I am sure that such powerful weapons will make it possible to reliably protect Russia from potential external threats and will help ensure the […]

Continue Reading

Russia-Ukraine war: Putin offers Orthodox Christmas truce, Ukraine calls it ‘hypocrisy’

Disclaimer: A number of claims and counterclaims are being made on the Ukraine-Russia conflict on the ground and online. While WION takes utmost care to accurately report this developing news story, we cannot independently verify the authenticity of all statements, photos and videos. Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a ceasefire in Ukraine on January 6 […]

Continue Reading

Top 10 world news: Putin orders ceasefire in Ukraine, former Pope Benedict XVI laid to rest, and more

Vladimir Putin ordered a ceasefire in Ukraine on January 6 to 7, but Kyiv has called the declaration a ‘hypocrisy’. Tens of thousands of mourners gathered in Vatican City for the funeral of former Pope Benedict XVI.  Also, read a report from Afghanistan as the Taliban administration said that eight militants of the Islamic State […]

Continue Reading