1. Russia-Ukraine War: Staged Referendums Begin in Russian-Occupied Territories  The New York Times
  2. Referendum stunt  The Express Tribune
  3. ‘Referendums’ on joining Russia under way in occupied Ukraine  The Guardian
  4. Kremlin proxies stage referendums as Russia aims to seize Ukrainian land  The Washington Post
  5. Russia Begins Orchestrating Voting in Occupied Territories  The New York Times
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As ‘referendums’ get under way, Moscow warns Ukrainian attacks on ‘annexed’ areas will be considered direct assaults.As ‘referendums’ get under way, Moscow warns Ukrainian attacks on ‘annexed’ areas will be considered direct assaults.

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Ukraine and its Western allies have rejected the votes as illegitimate and neither free nor fair, saying they will have no binding force. Ukraine and its Western allies have rejected the votes as illegitimate and neither free nor fair, saying they will have no binding force.

Ukraine war: Russian-occupied regions start voting in 'sham referendums' | Euronews

Zelensky urges Russians to resist mobilisation; traffic at Russian border crossings surges amid exodus; Putin reportedly directing generals in the fieldZelensky urges Russians to resist mobilisation; traffic at Russian border crossings surges amid exodus; Putin reportedly directing generals in the field

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Four occupied regions in Ukraine are set to start voting Friday in Kremlin-engineered referendums on whether to become part of Russia, setting the stage for Moscow to annex the areas in a sharp escalation of the nearly seven-month war. Four occupied regions in Ukraine are set to start voting Friday in Kremlin-engineered referendums on whether to become part of Russia, setting the stage for Moscow to annex the areas in a sharp escalation of the nearly seven-month war.

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Russia is losing its war in Ukraine and now four regions are holding self-styled referendums.Russia is losing its war in Ukraine and now four regions are holding self-styled referendums.

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The planned referendums will be held from September 23-27.The planned referendums will be held from September 23-27.

Russia triggers plan to formally annex occupied Ukrainian regions - World - DAWN.COM

Voting began on Friday in a Russian-controlled part of Ukraine in a referendum that Russia is expected to use to justify the annexation of four regions,Voting began on Friday in a Russian-controlled part of Ukraine in a referendum that Russia is

Russia’s annexation referendums start in occupied Ukraine regions | Al Arabiya English

Voting began on Friday in controversial referendums in four Ukrainian regions. Voting will run from Friday to Tuesday in Luhansk, Donetsk, Kherson and Zaporizhzhia,Voting began on Friday in controversial referendums in four Ukrainian regions. Voting will run from Friday to Tuesday in Luhansk, Donetsk, Kherson and

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Referendums have begun in Donetsk and Luhansk in the east and Kherson and Zaporizhzhia in the south, in what Kiev and the West have denounced as a "sham" vote.Referendums have begun in Donetsk and Luhansk in the east and Kherson and Zaporizhzhia in the south, in what Kiev and the West have denounced as a "sham" vote.

Five-day annexation polls open in Ukraine's Russian-held territories

Russia on Friday aimed at annexing four occupied regions of Ukraine, raising the stakes of the seven-month-old war in what Kyiv called a coercive sham that saw residents threatened with punishment if they did not vote.Russia on Friday aimed at annexing four occupied regions of Ukraine, raising the stakes of the seven-month-old war in what Kyiv called a coercive sham that saw residents threatened with punishment if they did not vote.

Ukraine says residents coerced into Russian annexation vote, West condemns 'sham' | Reuters

Russian-occupied territories in Ukraine have started voting in "referendums" asking if they want their regions to be part of Russia. The process is reminiscent of the annexation of Crimea in 2014 — with differences.Russian-occupied territories in Ukraine have started voting in "referendums" asking if they want their regions to be part of Russia. The process is reminiscent of the annexation of Crimea in 2014 — with differences.

Russia′s sham referendums in Ukraine: What does it hope to achieve? | Europe | News and current affairs from around the continent | DW | 23.09.2022

Statement by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Marija Pejčinović BurićStatement by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Marija Pejčinović Burić

Secretary General deplores Russian plans for a referendum to annex Ukrainian territories - Newsroom

Pro-Russia authorities in Zaporizhzhia plan referendum - CGTN

Russian-led army in Luhansk calls for an immediate ‘referendum’ on joining Russia Pipa News | PiPa News

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NATO countries jointly condemned upcoming referenda in the Donetsk and Luhansk Peoples Republics as well as in the Zaporizhzhia and Kherson regions, according to a statement, released on Thursday.We condemn in the strongest possible terms the plan to hold so-called referenda on joining the Russi ..NATO countries jointly condemned upcoming referenda in the Donetsk and Luhansk Peoples Republics as well as in the Zaporizhzhia and Kherson regions, according to a statement, released on Thursday.We condemn in the strongest possible terms the plan to hold so-called referenda on joining the Russi ..

NATO Countries Condemn Referenda In DPR, LPR, Zaporizhzhia, Kherson Regions - UrduPoint

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LONDON (Reuters) -- Russia on Tuesday paved the way for the formal annexation of swaths of Ukrainian territory, backing referendum plans in areas of ULuhansk, Donetsk and Kherson plan vote on Friday to join eastern neighbor

Russia moves to formally annex swaths of Ukraine - Nikkei Asia

A Russian rocket hit just 300 yards from the reactors of Ukraine’s second biggest nuclear power plant in Mykolaiv region, officials said, disabling three high-voltage electricity lines and a hydropower unit. A Russian rocket hit just 300 yards from the reactors of Ukraine’s second biggest nuclear power plant in Mykolaiv region, officials said, disabling three high-voltage electricity lines and a hydropower unit.

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The Russian-occupied regions of Zaporizhzhia, Donetsk and Lugansk have decided to hold a referendum on Friday this week to formally join the Russian Federation. These areas are at the forefront of a massive counteroffensive by Ukrainian forces. In other news, an Indian 'fantasy' gaming platform has sued Google over its new 'discriminatory' gaming policy. Click on the headlines to read more:Here are the top 10 stories from across the world

Top 10 world news: Russian-held territories to hold referendum, Google sued and more - World News

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Follow all the breaking news, comment and analysis about Russia's attack on Ukraine.Follow all the breaking news, comment and analysis about Russia's attack on Ukraine.

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Alona Shkrum, a member of the Ukrainian parliament, was our guest on Wednesday evening.Alona Shkrum, a member of the Ukrainian parliament, was our guest on Wednesday evening.

Legally, they are not binding: Ukrainian MP on Russian sham referendums | TVP World

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Russia on Tuesday gave support to plans by separatists which it backs in Ukraine to hold referendums paving the way for the annexation of swathes of additional territory, a direct challenge to the West that could sharply escalate the conflict.Russia on Tuesday gave support to plans by separatists which it backs in Ukraine to hold referendums paving the way for the annexation of swathes of additional territory, a direct challenge to the West that could sharply escalate the conflict.

In challenge to West, Russia unfurls plan to annex swathes of Ukraine; Luhansk, Donetsk to hold referendums : The Tribune India

Separatists in the Donbas and Kherson regions said the referendums to join Russia would take place on September 23-27Separatists in the Donbas and Kherson regions said the referendums to join Russia would take place on September 23-27

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Kremlin-controlled areas of southern and eastern Ukraine announced Tuesday they would stage votes on formally joining Russia in the wake of Kyiv's counteroffensives.Kremlin-controlled areas of southern and eastern Ukraine announced Tuesday they would stage votes on formally joining Russia in the wake of Kyiv's counteroffensives.

Occupied regions announce votes to join Russia in the wake of Ukrainian advances

A strike at an ExxonMobil refinery in France is hindering both refinery and petrochemical operations, driving output down as the energy crisis worsensA strike at an ExxonMobil refinery in France is hindering both refinery and petrochemical operations, driving output down as the energy crisis worsens

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Neither sham "referendums" nor hybrid "mobilization" in Russia will change anything, as Ukraine has every right to liberate its territories and will continue to liberate them. — Ukrinform.Neither sham "referendums" nor hybrid "mobilization" in Russia will change anything, as Ukraine has every right to liberate its territories and will continue to liberate them. — Ukrinform.

Neither sham 'referendums' nor hybrid 'mobilization' will change anything - Kuleba

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday denounced plans by Russian-backed forces to hold referendums in Ukraine.NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday denounced plans by Russian-backed forces to hold referendums in Ukraine.

Further escalation of war: NATO chief slams Russian votes in Ukraine - World News

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A DATE for a referendum on the Luhansk People's Republic joining Russia has been decided on Tuesday, September 20 UPDATE 2.18 pm (September 20) - OnA DATE for a referendum on the Luhansk People's Republic joining Russia has been decided on Tuesday, September 20 UPDATE 2.18 pm (September 20) - On

UPDATE: Luhansk People's Republic calls referendum regarding entry into Russian Federation - Euro Weekly News

KYIV: Moscow-installed leaders in occupied areas of four Ukrainian regions plan to hold referendums on joining Russia in coming days, a challenge to the West that could sharply escalKYIV: Moscow-installed leaders in occupied areas of four Ukrainian regions plan to hold referendums on joining Russia in coming days, a challenge to the West that could sharply escal

Ukraine, West denounce Russian referendum plans for occupied regions - CNA

Before Putin's nuke threat Biden was already set to blast his invasion as an unjust war and naked aggression at the UN General Assembly.Before Putin's nuke threat Biden was already set to blast his invasion as an unjust war and naked aggression at the UN General Assembly.

Putin's threatens nukes after America said referendums in Ukraine's four territories are 'shams' | Daily Mail Online

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Four Ukrainian regions schedule votes this week to join Russia

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The leaders of the four self-proclaimed pro-Russian occupation authorities in Ukraine's Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia and Kherson regions declared their intention to conduct "referendums" on their regions joining the Russian Federation from Sept. 23-27, Reuters reported Sept. 20.The leaders of the four self-proclaimed pro-Russian occupation authorities in Ukraine's Luhansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhzhia and Kherson regions declared their intention to conduct "referendums" on their regions joining the Russian Federation from Sept. 23-27, Reuters reported Sept. 20.

Russia, Ukraine: Russian Annexation Referendum Dates in Ukraine Declared

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By Chris Devonshire-Ellis  Pivotal moment for SCO security credibility as Moscow throws down the gauntlet in requesting support  Russia is due to hold referendums in four disputed regions in the Donbass area, seized during the on-going Ukraine conflict in response to what Moscow has said is genocidal activities against ethnic Russians living there. In some[.....]

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Voting began in Russian-held regions of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia, Moscow-backed officials there said Friday as Ukrainian and United Nations officials reported evidence of war crimes during the nearly seven-month war in the country.Voting began in Russian-held regions of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia, Moscow-backed officials there said Friday as Ukrainian and United Nations officials reported evidence of war crimes during the nearly seven-month war in the country.

Ukraine news: Moscow-held regions begin Russia vote | CTV News

Russian-backed forces threaten to massacre people's families if they don't support Moscow's annexation plan, residents tell The TelegraphRussian-backed forces threaten to massacre people's families if they don't support Moscow's annexation plan, residents tell The Telegraph

Gunmen going door to door forcing Ukrainians to vote in 'sham' referendums