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Europe · Melitopol'

Video appears to show Russian forces abduct mayor of Ukrainian city

36% Left coverage: 45 sources
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky warned of "a new stage of terror" in a video posted to Telegram on Friday night. He was referencing the abduction of the mayor of Melitopol by Russian forces. The Ukrainian Ministry of Foreign Affairs called the kidnapping of Mayor Ivan Fedorov a war crime.See the Story
Europe · Washington

Biden: Direct conflict between NATO and Russia would be 'World War III'

53% Right coverage: 32 sources
Biden: Direct confrontation between NATO and Russia is World War III. He said Russia would never be able to gain victory in Ukraine. Biden said he will ask Congress to strip Russia of its most-favoured-nation status. The American people and the world are united on the issue of Ukraine, he said.See the Story
Europe · Moscow

Russia Says Oil Prices Will Hit $300 A Barrel If US, Europe Ban Imports

42% Right coverage: 31 sources
Russia has long maintained that it was not using natural gas as a weapon. But that hasn't stopped the United States and others from warning Europe that being beholden to Russia for a significant share of its natural gas supplies could allow Russia to weaponize the flow of that gas. Russia has yet to make good on its new threat.See the Story
Offbeat · Tokyo

Japan's 'Killing Stone', Said To Contain A 1,000-Year-Old Demon, Has Split In Half

46% Right coverage: 26 sources
The rock is named Sessho-seki, and is home to Tamamo-no-Mae, a legendary figure in Japanese mythology. Legend says a beautiful woman took the evil spirit, and eventually was exposed as the nine-tailed fox in a plot to kill Emperor Toba. According to mythology, the stone will kill anyone that comes in contact with it.See the Story

Champions League: Atletico Madrid blunt toothless Manchester United to reach quarter-finals-Sports News , Firstpost

100% Right coverage: 2 sources
Atletico Madrid knocked Manchester United out of the Champions League. A 41st minute header from Brazilian Renan Lodi gave them a 1-0 (2-1 aggregate) win at Old Trafford. In Amsterdam, striker Darwin Nunez headed home a 77th-minute winner as Benfica grabbed a shock 1- 0 victory over Ajax to secure a quarter-final place.See the Story
Ukraine · Ukraine

The UN confirms the death of at least 726 civilians during the Russian invasion of Ukraine

67% Right coverage: 3 sources
Invading Russian forces have bombed a theatre where civilians were sheltering in the encircled port city of Mariupol, the city council said on Wednesday. The number of casualties was not yet known. Russia denies targeting civilians. Since Russia launched its war on Ukraine on Feb. 24, more than 2.5 million people have fled to other countries.See the Story
Brussels · Brussels

Fire at the Sheraton Place Rogier hotel: a firefighter died, update on the situation (photos and video)

100% Center coverage: 2 sources
Public transport traffic around Place Rogier is severely disrupted.See the Story

EuroMillions (results for Tuesday March 15, 2022): here are the numbers you had to tick to win the 40 million euros!

This Tuesday, March 15, 2022, there was a jackpot of 40 million euros to be won thanks to EuroMillions. Here are the winning numbers and the paytable!See the Story

Temporary reduction in VAT, fuel oil check for 200 euros, reduction in excise duty: here are the measures taken by the government this Monday evening!

The federal government agreed Monday evening in a select committee on a series of measures aimed at reducing the impact of soaring energy prices, we learned shortly after 11:00 p.m. from concordant government sources.See the Story

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