If Russia hadn’t invaded Ukraine, Hamas wouldn’t have attacked Israel – POLITICO

Russia’s all-out invasion of Ukraine two years ago was the precursor to the militant Hamas group’s attack on Israel last October, Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni said in an interview published Saturday. “If Russia had not invaded Ukraine, in all likelihood Hamas would not have launched such an attack on Israel,” Meloni told Italian newspaper … Read more

Giorgia Meloni: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine brought Hamas massacre

The October 7 massacre of Israelis by Hamas follows Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine, Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni told the Milan-based newspaper Il Giornale in an interview on Saturday. When asked if she feared that tensions around the world would lead to World War III, Meloni replied: “What I think … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war anniversary: Western leaders in Kyiv as Russian drone hits Odesa

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Western leaders came to Kiev on Saturday to mark the anniversary the second anniversary of the large-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen traveled overnight by train to Kiev, together with Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni, Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo and Canadian Prime Minister … Read more