UK Column News - 27th January 2023

Mike Robinson and Patrick Henningsen with today’s UK Column News.


Doomsday Clock—Satellite Sanctions

00:21 Doomsday Clock—Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists: It is now 90 seconds to midnight

Latest Defence Intelligence update on the situation in Ukraine—27 January 2023

Nuland reveals what Russia 'must do' for sanctions relief

Spacety sanctioned for supplying satellite imagery 


Ukraine War Could Shift Westward

11:43 Zelensky interview—Peace talks are not [an] interesting [prospect] because Putin is a nobody

ZeroHedge: Ukraine rocked by corruption scandal, wave of top officials resign

M1 Abrams tanks pledge from USA

Biden Announces Abrams Tanks to be Delivered to Ukraine

Visualizing the World’s Top 25 Fleets of Combat Tanks

Independent: Moscow accuses US and Europe of being directly involved in the conflict

Putin ‘has moved his war focus to Nato and the West’, warns EU official

AP News—EU official (Stefano Sannino): Russia shifts war focus to ‘NATO and the West’ 

TASS: American Abrams tanks vulnerable even to Soviet-era weapons, says expert

21st Century Wire: Arnaud Develay—Ukrainian Arms Trafficking and Its Sponsor

21st Century Wire: Ukraine Arms Trafficking: The Waltz of Bloody Clowns

21st Century Wire: Ukraine Sells CAESAR Howitzer Guns on Black Market to Russians for $120K Each

21st Century Wire: Are France and NATO Shipping Depleted Uranium Weaponry Into Ukraine?

National statistics: MOD Departmental resources: 2022 Defence Spending

Military Times: US arms export approvals soared in 2022


Russians Not Welcome At Auschwitz

Royal United Services Institute—The Zircon: How Much of a Threat Does Russia’s Hypersonic Missile Pose?

Times of Israel—Auschwitz museum: Russia not invited to event marking camp’s liberation by [Soviet] Red Army 


Online Censorship, AI and Nick Clegg 

43:00 Why is Elon Musk's Twitter being sued in Germany?

The Online Safety Bill—Digital Secretary Michelle Donelan:

For adults, my new ‘triple shield’ mechanism delivers choice

Trump’s return to Facebook could be major fundraising boost

Meta President for Global Affairs Nick Clegg on Fox News

Feds adapting AI used to silence ISIS to combat American dissent


Autumn Boosters 'Special Offer’

58:51 Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) advises an autumn COVID-19 vaccine booster

Graham Stuart statement says the vaccine-injured are misinformation 

Chancellor Jeremy Hunt's speech at Bloomberg