Michael Weiss

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  • Apr 14, 2022
    A parlay with our driver, Vadym, soon establishes that the only way to reach Borodyanka, a small town once home to 12,000 in northwest Ukraine and occupied by the Russians until only...
  • Apr 7, 2022
    The Russian Federation extended two loans totaling $1 billion to Syria with the condition that the money be used exclusively for payment to specific Russian companies during a...
  • Mar 28, 2022
    Emails and documents show just how closely Italian, French, German and Austrian politicians coordinate with Moscow
  • Mar 9, 2022
    The voice on the other end of my Signal chat speaks fluent English, with an accent tinctured slightly by a Western education, which I’m soon to discover isn’t just any...
  • Mar 3, 2022
    It all started with a shocking disclosure. Josep Borrell, the EU foreign policy chief, stated on Feb. 28, that the EU will finance the transfer of fighter jets to Ukraine.  
  • Feb 14, 2022
    As the West girds for an ‘imminent’ Russian offensive, Ukrainians are calm and resolved