Finland closes electricity deal with Russia

Despite current EU-sanctions on Russia and Russian counter sanctions, Finland, until 1917 part of the Russian Empire, closed a deal on mutual electricity transfer with Russia. Finnish national electricity grid operator Fingrid and its Russian counterparts signed a deal on 7  November 2014 enabling Finland to sell up to 320 megawatt of electricity to Russia. … Continue reading Finland closes electricity deal with Russia

Russia supporting fascists in Europe?

The Russian government is suspected to finance French right-wing party National Front with a total of 40 Million Euros. The nationalist party has already received a 9 Million Euro credit from the “First Czech Russian Bank” which is controlled by instances close to Russian president Vladimir Putin. This is reported by the French news magazine … Continue reading Russia supporting fascists in Europe?

Flight MH 17 – asking the right questions

Parts of the (most likely) shot down Boeing-777 of flight MH-17 are being transported via Kharkiv to the Netherlands for further investigation. While Russia and the separatists accuse the Ukrainian government for shooting down the passenger plane, Kiev and the West accuse Russia and/or the separatists. One totally different question however is not very often … Continue reading Flight MH 17 – asking the right questions

Thoughts of a Briton who supports the separatists in Ukraine

As Novorossiya News is committed to make all sides in the current conflict in Ukraine been heard, we are naturally also interested by the thoughts of ordinary people that live in Ukraine, in Russia or elsewhere in the world and often have very differing ideas on the crisis in Ukraine. To provide these views we … Continue reading Thoughts of a Briton who supports the separatists in Ukraine