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What to know about the West's new efforts to cut Russia's oil revenues

What to know about the West’s new efforts to cut Russia’s oil revenues

A tanker is moored at the Sheskharis complex, part of Chernomortransneft JSC, a subsidiary of Transneft PJSC, in Novorossiysk, Russia, October 11, one of the largest petroleum and petroleum products facilities in southern Russia . The deadline is approaching for Western allies to agree on a price cap for Russian oil. PA hide caption toggle …

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Ships linked to Russia's biggest grain exporter carried stolen Ukrainian cargo

Ships linked to Russia’s biggest grain exporter carried stolen Ukrainian cargo

Rebekah Koffler, who fled the Soviet Union 30 years ago, reflects on the Russian-Ukrainian conflict in “Varney & Co.” Vessels linked to Russia’s biggest grain trader shipped thousands of tonnes of stolen Ukrainian grain to global buyers, using a sophisticated system of collector vessels and floating cranes, according to a Wall Street Journal investigation. The …

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Western sanctions are catching up with Russia's wartime economy

Western sanctions are catching up with Russia’s wartime economy

Comment this story Comment When Russian President Vladimir Putin launched a new supply coordination council for the Russian military last month, he seemed to recognize the scale of the economic problems facing the country, and his sense of urgency was palpable. “We need to be quicker to decide on the issues related to the supply …

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Russo-Ukrainian war: Talks to curb Russia's stagnant oil revenue as EU diplomats bicker

Russo-Ukrainian war: Talks to curb Russia’s stagnant oil revenue as EU diplomats bicker

Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday.Credit…Yara Nardi/Reuters Pope Francis on Wednesday compared the war in Ukraine to the “terrible Holodomor genocide” of the 1930s, when the policies of Soviet dictator Josef Stalin caused a devastating famine in Ukraine. The pontiff’s comparison between Moscow’s attacks on civilian targets in Ukraine and Stalin’s decision to starve …

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