Articles by John Psaropoulos


News Russia-Ukraine war Europe Russia Ukraine

aljazeera.com Jun 09, 2022

Ukraine resists Russia in east, strikes back in north, south
John Psaropoulos

Ukrainian armed forces kept the spearhead of Russian forces engaged in the eastern city of Severodonetsk while launching successful counterattacks in the north and south during the 15th week of the war. In some areas, Ukrainian forces had managed to push the Russian lines of defence back about 25km . . .

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News Russia-Ukraine war Europe Russia Ukraine

aljazeera.com Jun 09, 2022

Timeline: Week 15 of Russia’s war in Ukraine
John Psaropoulos

The 15th week of Russia’s war on Ukraine saw Ukrainian forces recapture 20 villages in the Kherson region and part of Severodonetsk city. Here, Al Jazeera looks at the major events that marked the 15th week of the war in Ukraine:June 2Kherson oblast military administration head Hennadiy Lahuta repor . . .

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News Russia-Ukraine war Europe Russia Ukraine

aljazeera.com Jun 03, 2022

Russia ‘losing’ the war in Ukraine and uniting the West: Analysts
John Psaropoulos

The war in Ukraine has demolished the myth of Russian military might, cemented the Western alliance, bifurcated global finance and trade and devastated Ukraine’s economy. Ukrainian forces decimated the Russian 74th Motorised Rifle Brigade last month as it attempted to cross the Siverskyi Donets rive . . .

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Features News Russia-Ukraine war Europe Russia Ukraine

aljazeera.com Jun 03, 2022

Timeline: The first 100 days of Russia’s war in Ukraine
John Psaropoulos

February 27: Russian troops press towards three cities, Kyiv, Kharkiv and Kherson. March 16: Hundreds die when Russian troops bomb the Mariupol theatre, as civilians shelter inside. April 18: Russian forces launch a new, large-scale offensive in east Ukraine to take full control of the Luhansk and D . . .

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Economy News Business and Economy Tourism Cyprus Europe Greece Middle East Russia Turkey

aljazeera.com May 31, 2022

Tourist destinations gear up for summer without Russian visitors
John Psaropoulos

Athens, Greece – Key European tourist destinations are set for a summer season largely without Russian visitors amid sanctions over the war on Ukraine and actions taken by Moscow. Russian President Vladimir Putin has sought to punish countries that have imposed sanctions against his country. Greece . . .

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News Russia-Ukraine war Europe Russia Ukraine

aljazeera.com May 26, 2022

Timeline: Week 13 of Russia’s war in Ukraine
John Psaropoulos

The 13th week of Moscow’s war on Ukraine saw Russian forces respond to Ukraine’s recent counteroffensives by mounting a series of attacks and military advances in the east of the country. Ukraine’s military leaders said this week that Russian forces have suffered heavy losses and have been forced to . . .

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Svijet VIJESTI Kriza u Ukrajini Rat u Ukrajini Ukrajina Ukrajina

aljazeera.net May 26, 2022

Bivši general NATO-a: Putin ima rok od devet mjeseci da okonča rat
John Psaropoulos

Čini se kako ruske snage žele izvesti napad iz Izjuma i Popasne kako bi izolirali cijelu taktičku armiju Ukrajine od 50.000 ljudi u regijama Luganjsk i Donjeck na istoku. Na zapadu, ruski vojni blogeri su objavili kako su ruske snage uništile jedan od dva mosta koji povezuju grad sa Lisičanskom prek . . .

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News Russia-Ukraine war Europe Russia Ukraine

aljazeera.com May 26, 2022

Former NATO general says Putin has 8-9 month window to win war
John Psaropoulos

Russian forces have re-launched offensives at three main points to surround a spearhead of Ukrainian defenders, at Izyum to the north, Severodonetsk to the east, and Popasna to the south. At Popasna, combined forces of Russian conscripts and mercenaries from the Wagner group broke through Ukrainian . . .

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News Russia-Ukraine war Europe Greece

aljazeera.com May 20, 2022

Ukraine war boosts Europeanism in border-wary Greece
John Psaropoulos

Athens, Greece – The bonds between Greece and Russia run deep. A Eurobarometer poll on May 6 showed that 53 percent of Greeks support sanctions against Russia, compared with a European Union average of 80 percent. From Alexandroupolis, it is only a 750km drive to the Ukrainian and Moldovan borders, . . .

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TEME Kriza u Ukrajini Rat u Ukrajini Ukrajina Rusija Ukrajina

aljazeera.net May 19, 2022

Rusija pretrpjela seriju vojnih, ekonomskih i diplomatskih poraza
John Psaropoulos

Rusko povlačenje iz Harkova, drugog najvećeg grada Ukrajine, vratilo je ruske snage na granicu koja je 40 kilometara dalje i grad je sad van dometa njihove artiljerije. Čini se kako Rusija kreira planove za veće pokrete oko ukrajinskih snaga na istoku države, dijelom zbog manjka ljudstva. Također, r . . .

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