🔥 Ukraine attacked inside Russia April 1, 2022 Ukraine attacked oil depot inside Russia. The fire at an oil facility in Belgorod Region, Russia was caused by a Ukrainian air raid. The terminal was struck by 2 Ukraine military helicopters that entered Russian territory flying at low altitude. www.rt.com/russia/553091-ukraine-attack-oil-depot-russia
2 Ukrainian helicopters hit oil depot in Russian territory causing huge fire. Both were shot down.
🔥 RUBLE GAS TODAY! 🔥 Apr 1, 2022 President Putin set the deadline April 1 for paying for gas in rubles. Here’s what this means.
The unfriendly countries are those that imposed sanctions meant to damage the Russian economy, and froze the nation’s foreign currency reserves. They include the US, UK, Canada, Australia, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, Switzerland, most of the 27 nations of the European Union.
#Russia offers the option of opening an account in an authorized Russian bank such as Gazprombank through which payments for Russian gas are made. The buyer will then transfer the gas payment to this account (in full accordance with the contractual terms and in its currency of choice), which the bank would then sell on the exchange for rubles, credit to the buyer’s ruble account, and transfer the funds to the gas provider. www.rt.com/business/553060-russia-gas-ruble-decree-explained
⚓ Russian ship Moskva Apr 14, 2022 There are reports the Russian navy's Black Sea flagship Moskva was damaged. Some claims the missile cruiser sank, other reports crew rescued, ship DID not sink, damage was contained. The governor of Odessa said Kiev forces had hit the Moskva with missile strikes.
💥 Blast rocks Russian mine killing 3 Apr 23, 2022 An explosion hit a copper and zinc mine in Orenburg Region, #Russia near Kazakhstan. There were 91 miners underground, 3 were killed, 88 others were able to evacuate safely and require medical assistance. www.rt.com/russia/554369-blast-mine-gaysky-orenburg/
😎 Ruble named world’s best-performing currency May 11, 2022 Russian currency topped 31 major peers in growth this year. The Russian #ruble has eclipsed 31 major currencies in growth since the start of 2022, becoming the globe’s best-performing currency.
Gazprom cuts gas to two energy firms in Denmark, Germany June 1, 2022 Gazprom has stopped supplying gas to Denmark’s Orsted and Shell in Germany following their refusal to pay in rubles.
Denmark has become the fifth country to be cut off from Russian natural gas following the refusal of its biggest power wholesaler Orsted to pay for deliveries in rubles. Supplies to Shell Energy Europe Limited in Germany have also been halted for the same reason.
Death of Mikhail Gorbachev Sept 1, 2022 Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev died August 31,at age 91. He had launched drastic reforms in Russia that helped end the Cold War and precipitated the breakup of the Soviet Union.
Gorbachev laid to rest in Moscow Sept 3 Mikhail Gorbachev has been buried alongside his wife Raisa at Novodevichy Cemetery in Moscow after a farewell ceremony attended by hundreds of mourners. The first and only president of the Soviet Union died in the Russian capital on August 30 at the age of 91.
NordStream Pipeline Loses Pressure September 26, 2022 Russia's Nord Stream 2 Pipeline to Germany Loses Pressure Overnight. Nord Stream 2 was filled with gas but never went into operation due to Berlin’s reluctance to grant it certification.
Europe deprived of gas supply route October 1, 2022 Gazprom commented on damage done to Europe’s most important gas connector by alleged sabotage. Gazprom is searching for ways to get the pipelines up and running. The damage to Russia’s Nord Stream pipelines means Europe is indefinitely deprived of one of its key gas supply routes. The pipelines have puncture holes. They were not transporting gas, but both were filled with the fuel and ready for service. www.rt.com/business/563846-gazprom-statement-nord-stream/
Crimean Bridge blast October 9, 2022 The truck driver might have been unaware that the vehicle was carrying explosives. The Crimean Bridge, longest in Europe, which links the peninsula to mainland Russia over the Kerch Strait, was damaged in an explosion.
Russia said that a truck blew up. Three people, including the driver, were killed in the blast which temporarily halted traffic and led to a partial collapse of the highway section of the bridge.
The truck crossed Russia’s southern Krasnodar Region dayd before the incident. Later, it went north for 6 hours on the night before the incident. Early Oct 8 it re-appeared in a village which is a 30-minute drive from the last place it was spotted. One hour later, it drove to the bridge and exploded.