September 2022 coming to an end with severe storms.
September 19 Hurricane Fiona leaves Puerto Rico without power Hurricane Fiona hit Puerto Rico’s southwest coast with heavy rains and maximum sustained winds of 85 miles per hour on Sunday, triggering landslides and knocking out a power grid still recovering from Hurricane Maria five years ago. The storm downed electricity transmission lines, causing a “blackoutContinue reading “The Week of 2022 September 19 – 25”
Looking at what made the headlines the first half of September 2022
September 12 Russian forces target Ukraine power stations while retreating Retreating Russian forces attacked Ukrainian power stations and other infrastructure as they fled from Kharkiv province in the face of a Ukrainian counterattack to reclaim territory seized by Russia early in its invasion. Russia’s precision strikes caused a fire at a large power station outsideContinue reading “The Week of 2022 September 12 – 18”
Following the explosion at the Crimean Bridge, Putin gave the order to have the largest-scale coordinated missile attack against Ukraine since the full-scale invasion began on Feb. 24.
The referendum in the southern regions of Ukraine seems to be a farce,
July 11 Exclusive / Uber broke laws, duped police and secretly lobbied governments, leak reveals 124,000 documents expose inner workings behind US tech firm’s rise as a global empire responsible for 19m journeys a day ‘Violence guarantees success’ / How Uber exploited taxi protests for strategic gain ‘Kill switch’ / Uber bosses told staff toContinue reading “The Guardian Headlines for 2022 July 11 -July 17”
Looking at what is going on in Ukraine, day by day, at the end of March, after one month of war.
Videos circulating on social media have shown civilians in Ukraine stranding up to Russian troops. Across the country people have stopped tanks from entering towns and cities, while others have angrily confronted soldiers face to face. ** Find and watch also the video’s at Marcus Ampe’s Space: President Volodymyr Zelensky, addressing a European ParliamentContinue reading “People in Ukraine standing up to Russian troops – BBC News”