Tag: regions

Home » regions
Australia floods: Eastern regions are battling fifth major incident in 19 months
Post

Australia floods: Eastern regions are battling fifth major incident in 19 months

More extreme rain has flooded 43 towns in New South Wales, 24 in Victoria and three in Tasmania and the abnormally wet conditions are expected to last until 2023 Environment 25 October 2022 By Alice Klein Floods in the Melbourne suburb of Maribyrnong meant emergency workers were patrolling on 14 October to help evacuate residents...

Martial law: Putin declares martial law in four occupied regions as Kyiv presses offensive
Post

Martial law: Putin declares martial law in four occupied regions as Kyiv presses offensive

CNN  —  Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law Wednesday introducing martial law in four Ukrainian regions the Kremlin claims to have annexed, in violation of international law, along with a separate order imposing restrictions on movement in and out of eight Russian regions adjoining Ukraine. The regions are Kherson, Zaporizhzhia, Donetsk and Luhansk. Russia...

Martial law: Putin declares martial law in four occupied regions as Kyiv presses offensive
Post

Martial law: Putin declares martial law in four occupied regions as Kyiv presses offensive

CNN  —  Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law Wednesday introducing martial law in four Ukrainian regions the Kremlin claims to have annexed, in violation of international law, along with a separate order imposing restrictions on movement in and out of eight Russian regions adjoining Ukraine. The regions are Kherson, Zaporizhzhia, Donetsk and Luhansk. Russia...

Putin adds martial law in Ukraine regions, limits in Russia
Post

Putin adds martial law in Ukraine regions, limits in Russia

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin doubled down Wednesday on his faltering invasion of Ukraine with a declaration of martial law in four illegally annexed regions and preparations within Russia for draconian new restrictions and crackdowns. Putin’s drastic efforts to tighten his grip on Ukrainians and Russians follow a series of embarrassing setbacks:...

Putin orders martial law in annexed regions
Post

Putin orders martial law in annexed regions

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared martial law Wednesday in the four regions of Ukraine that Moscow illegally annexed as Ukrainian troops continue their unrelenting drive to retain control of the occupied territories. Putin provided few details of what martial law would entail, but restrictions on travel and public gatherings, tighter censorship and broader authority for law enforcement agencies...

Putin orders martial law in annexed regions
Post

Putin orders martial law in annexed regions

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared martial law Wednesday in the four regions of Ukraine that Moscow illegally annexed as Ukrainian troops continue their unrelenting drive to retain control of the occupied territories. Putin provided few details of what martial law would entail, but restrictions on travel and public gatherings, tighter censorship and broader authority for law enforcement agencies...

Kherson residents evacuate by boat as Putin declares martial law in four occupied regions of Ukraine | World News
Post

Kherson residents evacuate by boat as Putin declares martial law in four occupied regions of Ukraine | World News

Kherson residents have been boarding boats in an apparent evacuation as Russia claimed Ukraine is planning a major attack and President Putin declared martial law in four occupied regions. Russian media showed people in the city boarding ferries to cross from the right bank of the Dnipro river to the left. The Moscow-backed head of...

Putin declares martial law in annexed regions of Ukraine
Post

Putin declares martial law in annexed regions of Ukraine

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin declared martial law Wednesday in the four regions of Ukraine that Moscow annexed and gave all regional governors in Russia emergency powers that open the door for sweeping new restrictions throughout the country. Putin didn’t immediately spell out the steps that would be taken under martial law, but...

Putin declares martial law in Ukrainian regions that Moscow claimed it annexed
Post

Putin declares martial law in Ukrainian regions that Moscow claimed it annexed

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared martial law on Wednesday in the four Ukrainian regions that Moscow previously claimed it had annexed — Donetsk, Luhansk, Kherson and Zaporizhzhia — areas it was struggling to defend amid continued Ukrainian advances. Russia’s claimed annexation of those regions was condemned as illegal by the international community. Under Russian law,...

Putin Declares Martial Law In Annexed Regions Of Ukraine
Post

Putin Declares Martial Law In Annexed Regions Of Ukraine

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin declared martial law Wednesday in the four regions of Ukraine that Moscow annexed and given additional emergency powers to the heads of all regions of Russia. Putin didn’t immediately spell out the steps that would be taken under martial law, but said his order was effective starting Thursday....