22nd Mar 2023


Sweden: Nord Stream probe points to 'gross sabotage'

A crime scene investigation of the Nord Stream 1 and 2 leaks has "strengthened suspicions of gross sabotage," the Swedish security police said on Thursday (6 October). "We can confirm that there have been detonations...which have caused extensive damage to the gas pipelines," they said in a statement. The investigation continues.

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How much can we trust Russian opinion polls on the war?

The lack of Russian opposition to the Russo-Ukrainian War is puzzling. The war is going nowhere, Russian casualties are staggering, the economy is in trouble, and living standards are declining, and yet polls indicate that most Russians support the war.

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