McDonald’s: Russians line up for the last Big Mac before McDonald’s exit

MOSCOW (AP) — Russians lined up at a Moscow train station Tuesday to receive what could be their last Big Mac from one of the few McDonald’s restaurants still open in the country. The world’s largest burger chain is lowering the shutters in Russia after more than 30 years, becoming one of the biggest global … Read more

McDonald’s will be sold in Russia and announces its exit to the market

McDonald’s has gone a step further in its initial plan to close stores in Russia, taking a huge hit in the process. US fast-food giant McDonald’s will abandon the Russian market altogether and sell its huge business in the increasingly isolated country, the company said on Monday. McDonald’s initially closed its 850 Russian branches when … Read more

Renault delivers Russian assets to Moscow in first nationalization

Russian Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov said in April that Renault planned to sell its Russian assets for “a symbolic ruble.” French carmaker Renault has handed over its Russian assets to the Russian government, both sides announced on Monday, marking the first major nationalization since the start of sanctions over Moscow’s military campaign in … Read more

‘Bomb ‘Em Up’: Russia Accused of ‘Little Kid Crisis’ Over Ukraine’s Eurovision Win

Ukraine’s Eurovision victory has brought Russia into a “collapse” with disturbing messages scrawled on missiles and calls for the song contest to be bombed. Ukraine’s triumph at Eurovision has sent Russia into a “little boy meltdown” with disturbing taunts scrawled on bombs and calls for the song contest to be targeted by a nuclear missile … Read more

‘Bomb ‘Em Up’: Russia Accused of ‘Little Kid Crisis’ Over Ukraine’s Eurovision Win

Ukraine’s Eurovision victory has brought Russia into a “collapse” with disturbing messages scrawled on missiles and calls for the song contest to be bombed. Ukraine’s triumph at Eurovision has sent Russia into a “little boy meltdown” with disturbing taunts scrawled on bombs and calls for the song contest to be targeted by a nuclear missile … Read more

ukraine: voices from russian radio sow fear in ukraine war zone

LYSYCHANSK, UKRAINE: The portable radio in the dark basement of the rocket-damaged kindergarten broadcast news in Russian over the whistles of the radio waves about the Kremlin’s military triumphs in the Ukraine. The six frightened women and the lone man huddled in the heart of eastern Ukraine’s war zone had no idea whether to believe … Read more

Russia threatens to bomb Britain and Finland in “seconds”

Russia has accused the West of launching a “total hybrid war” against it, after threatening to bomb the UK and Finland in “seconds”.

Russia threatens to bomb Britain as Finland applies to join NATO

Russia has threatened to “drown Britain” and turn it into a “radioactive wasteland” as the crisis in Europe reaches terrifying new lows. Russia has accused the West of launching a “total hybrid war” against it, after threatening to bomb the UK and Finland in “seconds”. The claim by the country’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov comes … Read more

The President of Finland to Putin: We will apply to join NATO

Finnish President Sauli Niinisto has informed his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, that the militarily non-aligned Nordic country that shares a long border with Russia “will decide to apply for NATO membership in the coming days.” For JARI TANNER Associated Press May 14, 2022 12:28 • 3 minutes of reading Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this … Read more