Zelenskiy hits back as Elon Musk sets up Twitter poll on annexed areas of Ukraine | Ukraine

Elon Musk has prompted an online row with Ukraine’s president after he asked Twitter users to weigh in on his ideas to end Russia’s war. In a tweet, Musk suggested UN-supervised elections in four occupied regions that Moscow has falsely annexed after what it called referendums. The votes were denounced by Kyiv and western governments … Read more

North Korea fires missile over Japan prompting warnings for residents to shelter | Japan

North Korea has reportedly launched a ballistic missile over northern Japan, prompting the government to urge people to shelter from falling debris, in an apparent escalation of recent missile tests by Kim Jong-un’s regime. Japan’s Kyodo news agency said the government issued the alert on Tuesday morning to residents in the northernmost main island of … Read more

Sasha Obama flashes tattoo in Los Angeles after older sister Malia was spotted grabbing lunch

Sasha Obama was spotted flashing her tattoo as she headed to class in Los Angeles on Monday – just a few days after her older sister, Malia, was seen grabbing lunch.  The 21-year-old daughter of former President Barack Obama soaked up the sun in a bright purple and pink crop top and a knee-length patterned … Read more

Volodymyr Zelensky hits back at Elon Musk after he tweets his ‘peace’ plan for Ukraine

Elon Musk has found himself embroiled in a row with Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky after the billionaire suggested his own controversial peace plan to end the war with Russia. Mr Musk, the world’s richest person, proposed UN-supervised elections in four occupied regions that Moscow last week moved to annex after what it called referendums. The … Read more

Ramzan Kadyrov sends his teenage sons to fight for Vladimir Putin in Ukraine

“How are we supposed to liberate Zaporizhzhia – population 700,000 – when, if we’re being completely honest, we can’t say if the mobilisation is even going to help to turn the tide of the war? Things are not going so great right now.” Vladimir Solovyev, one of Russia’s most notorious propagandists who has made a … Read more

Zelensky fires back at Elon Musk’s ‘Insane’ Twitter poll on Russia Ukraine peace

Ukraine’s president Volodymyr Zelensky has fired back at Elon Musk’s “Insane’ Twitter poll on Russia-Ukraine peace proposals. The Tesla titan took to Twitter and proposed a string of ideas to solve the eight-month conflict, asking his followers to vote “yes” or “no” on his proposals, which included formally allowing Russia to annex Crimea. And the … Read more

Royal Navy sends frigate to North Sea after Nord Stream ‘sabotage’

A Royal Navy frigate was on Monday night sent to the North Sea in a show of force after a suspected Russian attack on the Nord Stream pipeline. The Ministry of Defence said it was looking to reassure partners after the pipelines in the Nord Stream network burst in an act of suspected sabotage near … Read more

Ukraine ambassador tells Elon Musk to ‘f*** off’ after Tesla boss tries Twitter poll to solve conflict

Ukraine’s ambassador to Germany has fired back at Elon Musk after the Tesla boss tried out a Twitter poll to end the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Mr Musk floated a number of ideas to solve the conflict, asking his followers to vote “yes” or “no” on his proposals, which included formally allowing Russia to annex … Read more

Donald Trump: Ex-US president suing CNN as he claims defamation – and seeks $475m in damages, says court filing | US News

Donald Trump is suing CNN, with the former US president claiming defamation as he seeks $475m (£420m) in punitive damages, according to a court filing. He is taking legal action against the US news network in federal court in Florida. Mr Trump is claiming that the network had carried out a “campaign of libel and … Read more

Zelenskyy vs. Musk on Twitter – POLITICO

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy took time out of his busy schedule of fighting a war to troll Elon Musk on Twitter. Zelenskyy on Monday asked his followers “Which @elonmusk do you like more?” followed by a poll in which the options were “One who supports Ukraine” and “One who supports Russia.” Unsurprisingly, the former option … Read more