Russia stops gas supply to Finland, refuses to pay ruble | Reuters

On May 21, Russia’s state-owned gas giant Gazprom announced that it had stopped supplying gas to neighboring Finland. Gazprom Export, the export window, requires European countries to pay for gas in rubles, but Finland refuses. The photo was taken in May 2019 at Gazprom’s operating facility on the Yamal Peninsula, Russia (2022 Reuters / Maxim […]

Russian CPI accelerates to 17.83% year-on-year rise in April Highest since 2002 | Reuters

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for April, released by the Russian Federation Statistics Bureau (Rosstat) on the 13th, rose 17.83% year-on-year, accelerating from 16.69% in March, to January 2002. It was the highest level since then. Taken in January 2015 (2022 Reuters) [Reuters]–The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for April released by the Russian Federation Statistics […]

Republican leadership visits Ukraine… Russia begins retaliation against Finland for ‘joining NATO’, cuts power supply

Republican leaders of the U.S. Senate visited the Ukrainian capital of Kiev (Russian name Kyiv) on the 14th to meet with President Volodymyr Zelensky. Senate Republican Representative Mitch McConnell, Senator Susan Collins, Assemblyman John Barrasso, and Assemblyman John Conin were also present on the agenda. Immediately after the meeting, President Zelensky said on social media […]

Focus: Aircraft Leasing Continues to Fight Lost Insurance Companies in Russia | Reuters

[Dublin, 10th Reuters]-Aircraft leasing companies around the world are preparing for insurance claims with the intention of “battle” with insurance companies, as hundreds of aircraft rented to Russia are irretrievable. At the same time, he continues to be cautiously in contact with Russian commercial airlines. On May 10, aircraft leasing companies around the world are […]