• 26 February, 2024
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Putin calls situation in Ukrainian town of Bucha ‘fake’

(Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday said that images and footage of dead bodies strewn across the Ukrainian town of Bucha were fake. Speaking at a televised…

What are Chemical Weapons and Are They Illegal?

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has expressed concern that Russia could deploy chemical weapons in the war and there has been an unconfirmed report of their use in the besieged southern…

By PTI and Chanakya Forum

UK says ‘all options are on the table’ if Russia uses chemical weapons in Ukraine

LONDON (Reuters) - All options would be on the table in how the West responds to any use of chemical weapons in Ukraine by Russia, British armed forces minister James…

Kremlin says U.S. talk of Russia using chemical weapons a tactic to divert attention

(Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Friday that U.S. talk of Russia possibly resorting to chemical weapons in Ukraine was a tactic to divert attention away from awkward questions for…

Biden cites a “real threat” of Russians using chemical weapons in Ukraine

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden said on Wednesday that Russia's potential use of chemical weapons against Ukraine was a real threat. “I think it’s a real threat,” Biden…

French foreign minister warns Moscow against use of chemical weapons -Le Parisien

PARIS (Reuters) - France would consider Russia responsible for any use of chemical or bacteriological weapons in the war in Ukraine, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian told French newspaper Le…

NATO chief says Russia may use chemical weapons – German paper

BERLIN (Reuters) - NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Sunday that Russia might use chemical weapons following its invasion of Ukraine and that such a move would be a war…

Russia may use chemical weapons in false flag attack but not more broadly, Western official says

By Alistair Smout and Andrew MacAskill LONDON (Reuters) -Russia might use chemical weapons in Ukraine in a "false flag" attack to provide a retrospective justification for its invasion, but there…