Germany seizes Russian refinery amid energy crisis

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register German energy industry reeling since war in Ukraine The German regulator now controls the Schwidt refinery The Schwedt refinery is a major fuel source for Berlin PKN interested in taking control of a stake in a refinery – sources BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany seized a … Read more

Russian TV recognized Kiev’s “big victory” after Ukraine’s breakthrough

Zelensky says the troops have retaken towns and villages Blinken visits Kyiv with new US aid package Kyiv (Reuters) – Russian state television broadcast an interview on Friday in which it acknowledged Kyiv had scored a “big victory” after Ukrainian forces stormed the front line in a lightning advance. The Ukrainian breach near Kharkiv was … Read more

Putin casts doubt on Ukraine’s grain deal and gas supplies to Europe

Putin accuses Kyiv and the West of violating the grain deal He says he wants to discuss changing the terms of the deal Threatens to cut off energy exports if Europe imposes price controls Kyiv (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he wanted to discuss reopening a United Nations-brokered deal allowing Ukraine to … Read more