February 23, 2024

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Kyiv receives $15.6 billion bailout package from IMF

Kyiv receives $15.6 billion bailout package from IMF

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11:51 p.m : Belarusian world number two Arina Sabalenka lamented the challenge she faced “Hate” In February 2022, some Ukrainians tour the world since the start of the war. “It was really hard for me because I’ve never faced so much hate in a locker room.”She said on the sidelines of the WTA 1000 tournament in Miami.

(Matthew Stockman/AFP)

11:48 p.m : New arms extended to kyiv. The day was marked by the visit of the Japanese Prime Minister to Kyiv. But with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) through a $15.6 billion aid program the country has completed. This plan should allow “Supporting gradual economic recovery while creating the conditions for post-conflict reconstruction and long-term growth on the road to EU accession”, the IMF said in a statement. Here is a summary of the day.

10:23 p.m : “Japan’s authority, its leadership in Asia in safeguarding peace and the rules-based international order, as well as its responsibility as President [tournant] Of the G7, today’s talks could have a global impact.”Volodymyr Zelensky assessed in his daily video message.

10:22 p.m : Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky welcomed the talks “production” Along with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, he visited Kew and praised him “The Strongest Desire” From Tokyo “protect” Ukraine vs. “Russian Terrorism”.

(Manual / Press Service of the President of Ukraine / AFP)

8:53 p.m : “We cannot reasonably assume that China is impartial.” Regarding Ukraine, the White House spokesman said. This is the most direct US criticism of the Chinese mediation proposal in the conflict. John Kirby also blamed Beijing “Spread Russian Propaganda” The war in Ukraine will be the result of Western aggression.

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6:42 p.m : The parties reiterate‘There can be no winners in a nuclear war and it should never be started’Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping said in a joint statement signed after talks in the Kremlin.

(Mikhail Tereshchenko / Sputnik / AFP)

5:46 p.m : Xi Jinping also says he has signed an agreement with Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to strengthen ties between the two countries. “Into the New Era” of cooperation. “We signed a statement on strategic partnership and deepening of bilateral relationssaid the Chinese president.

5:42 p.m : China is a supporter “Peaceful Settlement” Chinese President Xi Jinping briefed Russian President Vladimir Putin on the conflict in Ukraine. Beijing has increasingly sought to position itself as a mediator between Moscow and Kiev and last month proposed a peace plan for the Ukrainian conflict.

(Vladimir Astabkovich/Sputnik/AFP)

5:35 p.m : Vladimir Putin threatens “reflecting” If London supplies ammunition to Ukraine Contains depleted uraniumIn response to reports to this effect by a British officer. “Today the United Kingdom … announced the delivery of tanks to Ukraine, but also bombs containing depleted uranium.said the Russian President.

3:36 p.m : Russian authorities have opened a criminal case against Oleg Orlov, one of the figures of the NGO Memorial. The latter has been charged “respectable” Russian military fighting in Ukraine pledges to co-winner of Nobel Peace Prize NGO on Telegram Russian justice relies on a criminal code article used against critics of the conflict in Ukraine.

2:11 p.m : Hello from Ukraine “Historic Visit” Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida in Kyiv. it is a “Sign of Unity” Tokyo welcomed the first assistant to the Ukrainian foreign minister more than a year after the Russian invasion of the country. We are grateful for Japan’s strong support and contribution to our future success.

1:40 p.m : Will China Arm Russia? On the second day of Xi Jinping’s visit to Russia, the Chinese president and Vladimir Putin are set to sign the most important diplomatic and economic documents. US suspects arms sales

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(Sergei Garbukin/Sputnik)

1:08 p.m : Ukraine carried out a drone strike on Tuesday A petrol station In the Russian border area, the regional governor declares. No casualties were reported.”The telegram mentions Alexandre Bogomas, head of the Bryansk region of the Russian region.

12:24 p.m : Japanese media reports that Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has arrived in Kyiv. As part of the impromptu visit, he is due to meet with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.

08:11 : It was a surprise visit. Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will meet Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Kyiv. He will tell her about “He respects the courage and perseverance of the Ukrainian people to defend their home under his leadership and the unfailing solidarity and support for Ukraine from Japan and the G7”The Japanese Foreign Ministry explained.