Russia halts gas flow to Finland, intensifies push for Donbas

Russia stopped providing gas to Finland in an escalation of a row over energy payments with the West on Saturday and intensified an offensive in the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine. After ending weeks of resistance by the last Ukrainian fighters in the strategic southeastern city of Mariupol, Russia is waging what appears to be a major offensive in Luhansk, one of two provinces in … Continue reading Russia halts gas flow to Finland, intensifies push for Donbas