Germany says Russia oil embargo would be ‘manageable’ – POLITICO

Berlin could handle an embargo on Russian oil imports, Germany’s Climate and Economy Minister Robert Habeck said on Tuesday, suggesting the country could end its dependence on Moscow within “days.” Habeck, speaking at a press conference in Warsaw, said that Germany had managed to slash its reliance on Russian oil by two-thirds in recent weeks, … Read more

Russia targets Ukrainian railway stations – POLITICO

Five railway stations in central and western Ukraine came under Russian fire within the space of an hour Monday morning, according to the head of Ukrainian Railways, a state-owned rail transport company. Russian troops are “systematically” destroying rail infrastructure, Oleksandr Kamyshin said in a Telegram message, adding that multiple people were injured. The attacks come … Read more

Europe’s roads and railways aren’t fit for a fight with Russia – POLITICO

Having a better army doesn’t matter much if you can’t get it moving. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has focused attention on preparing the EU’s roads, railways, ports and airports for the rapid movement of troops and tanks. Relieving bottlenecks and buttressing tracks and bridges used by both military and civilians is crucial to the Continent’s … Read more