Russia announces it will leave the International Space Station “after 2024”

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13:59 : The departure of the Russians from the International Space Station is an old sea serpent, which has regained some relevance with the conflict in Ukraine. Already last year, Moscow talked about a withdrawal in 2025, as is recalled Release.

13:57 : After leaving the ISS, Roscosmos “will begin to form the Russian orbital station”states the head of the Russian agency, quoted by Interfax (in Russian). This site, already in the pipeline, will then remain “priority” by the agency. Here is an overview presented at the beginning of the month.

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13:48 : Russia takes action “decision” to leave the ISS “after 2024”. During a televised meeting with Vladimir Putin, the head of the Roscosmos agency, Yuri Borissov, takes a further step towards Russian withdrawal. “We will without a doubt fulfill all our obligations to our partners” before this departure, he assures.

13:50 : Russia announces its withdrawal from the International Space Station “after 2024”.

12:51 p.m. : This agreement aims above all to help Germany, which is highly dependent on Russian gas, which would be the first to bear the brunt of a stop in Russian supplies. “If chemicals cough in Germany, the entire European industry can stop”recalled France this morning and gave his support to the European plan.

12:42 p.m. : “Saving gas now will help us cope. This winter will be cheaper and easier for EU citizens and industry.”

The agreement concluded by the EU countries first allows for application on the basis of “Volunteering”before any triggering of an alert which would make a 15% drop in gas demand in each state mandatory.


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12:34 p.m. : “It was not an impossible mission”, the Czech Presidency of the Council of the EU is pleased after agreement has been reached on a plan for the coordinated reduction of gas consumption in Europe. She sees it as a fixed reaction to “a Russian attempt to divide the EU by using energy resources as a weapon”.

12:42 p.m. : The version approved by Twenty-Seven contains a number of exceptions linked to each country’s particular situation in relation to gas. Still, every state must do it “all sorts of things” to reduce its consumption by at least 15% compared to the average of the last five years, in particular by lowering the heating of buildings.

12:23 p.m. : The European Commission had last week proposed to reduce European demand for gas from each member state by 15% from August to cope with the winter despite the drop in Russian supplies. Faced with opposition from several countries, this text has been revised.

12:15 p.m. : EU member states agree on a plan to reduce their gas consumption.

12:29 p.m : At midday, here’s a new item in the news:

asks Elisabeth Borne “exemplary” to ministers and administrations in relation to energy sobriety. The Prime Minister wants to launch a number of initiatives aimed at “reduce energy consumption and speed up the exit from fossil fuels”.

The debates are still going on in the assembly. After an epic first week, discussions again stalled on the second part of purchasing power measures. The MEPs failed to examine important provisions such as the nationalization of EDF.

The Russian gas giant Gazprom has announced that it will drastically reduce deliveries of Russian gas to Europe via the Nord Stream gas pipeline. The group invokes a technical reason, Berlin does not believe this explanation. Follow our live.

“There will be no OJ tax”promises Emmanuel Macron in an interview with The team. Two years before the opening of the Olympics in Paris, on July 26, 2024, the slogan was also revealed yesterday by the organizers: “Let’s throw the games wide open.”

Day after day, the long list of restrictions on water use is getting longer: Almost the entire metropolitan area of ​​France, 90 out of 96 departments, is now in varying degrees of drought preparedness.

12:28 p.m : Ukraine signed an agreement with Russia on Friday to revive grain exports, which did not stop Moscow from hitting the big southern city. In the port, employees go to work with trepidation. “We don’t expect anything good. We have two ships hostage to Russian aggression, we are wondering how to get them out of port.” No one guarantees their safety”confides to franceinfo a loading manager in the port of Odessa.

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11:58 : European gas prices continue to rise. They reached their highest level since the historic record in March, following the announcement of new cuts in supplies via the Nord Stream gas pipeline by Russian gas giant Gazprom. Around 11 o’clock the Dutch TTF, benchmark for natural gas in Europe, was changing to 189.75 euros per megawatt hour (MWh), shortly after exceeding 190 euros per MWh.

10:21 am : Putin’s gas war against Europe is a direct continuation of his war against Ukraine. Wherever he can bring harm, he will. He will use any dependence Europe has on Russia to destroy the normal life of every European family. The only way is to fight back hard and get rid of any addiction.

10:24 am : “Putin’s gas war against Europe is a direct continuation of his war against Ukraine. Wherever he can hurt, he will do it.

As Gazprom announces further reduction in gas supplies, the Ukrainian foreign minister warns on Twitter which Vladimir Putin is likely to use any dependence of Europe on Russia to destroy the normal life of every European family”. He calls on the EU to react.

09:44 : (3/3) Russia will continue to prioritize efforts to degrade and destroy Ukraine’s anti-ship capabilities. However, Russia’s targeting processes are most likely routinely undermined by dated intelligence, poor planning, and a top-down approach to operations.

09:44 : (2/3) Russia almost certainly perceives anti-ship missiles as a key threat limiting the effectiveness of their Black Sea fleet. This has significantly undermined the overall invasion plan, as Russia cannot realistically attempt an amphibious assault on sixteen Odesa.

09:43 : (1/3)On July 24, 2022, Russian cruise missiles hit the port of Ukraine’s Odesa port. The Russian MoD claimed to have hit a Ukrainian warship and a stockpile of anti-ship missiles. There is no indication that such targets were at the location where the missiles hit.

09:47 : On TwitterBritish Ministry of Defense disputes Russia’s version of the missile attack on Odessa. “The Russian Defense Ministry claimed to have hit a Ukrainian warship and a stockpile of anti-ship missiles. There is no indication that such targets were where the missiles hit.

09:57 : At 9 o’clock in the morning, here are the news headlines:

asks Elisabeth Borne “exemplary” to ministers and administrations in relation to energy sobriety. The Prime Minister wants to launch a number of initiatives aimed at “reduce energy consumption and speed up the exit from fossil fuels”.

The debates are still going on in the assembly. After an epic first week, discussions again stalled on the second part of purchasing power measures. The MEPs failed to examine important provisions such as the nationalization of EDF.

“There will be no OJ tax”promises Emmanuel Macron in an interview with The team. Two years before the opening of the Olympics in Paris, on July 26, 2024, the slogan was also revealed yesterday by the organizers: “Let’s throw the games wide open.”

The Russian gas giant Gazprom has announced that it will drastically reduce Russian gas supplies to Europe via the Nord Stream gas pipeline. The group invokes a technical reason, Berlin does not believe this explanation.

Day after day, the long list of restrictions grows: Almost the entire metropolitan area of ​​France, 90 out of 96 departments, is now on drought alert, to varying degrees.

09:29 : “Unity and solidarity are the best weapons we have against Putin.”

The new drastic cut in gas supplies that Gazprom has announced is “further evidence” it must be Europe “reduce its dependence as soon as possible on Russian supplies”assesses the Czech energy minister, before a meeting in Brussels with his colleagues from the Twenty-Seven.

07:32 : First stone in this live, I offer you an update on the news:

The debates are still going on in the assembly. After an epic first week, discussions again stalled on the second part of purchasing power measures. MPs failed to consider important provisions such as the nationalization of EDF.

“There will be no OJ tax”promises Emmanuel Macron in an interview with The team. Two years before the opening of the Olympics in Paris, on July 26, 2024, the slogan was also revealed yesterday by the organizers: “Let’s throw the games wide open.”

The government has announced that it is mobilizing “extra arms” to vaccinate against monkeypox, at a time when elected officials and associations condemn the lack of funds. A vaccinodrome is to open in Paris.

The Russian gas giant Gazprom has announced that it will drastically reduce Russian gas supplies to Europe via the Nord Stream gas pipeline. The group invokes a technical reason, Berlin does not believe this explanation.

Day after day, the long list of restrictions grows: Almost the entire metropolitan area of ​​France, 90 out of 96 departments, is now on drought alert, to varying degrees.

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