Russian-Ukrainian escalation, femicide in Iran, public transport strike and the Prime Minister’s presentation at the UN General Assembly

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin announced partial conscription while threatening to use nuclear weapons. Intense social turbulence in Iran with protests over the femicide of 16-year-old Mahsa Amini by the Morality Police. In Greece, a 24-hour public transport strike was held in Athens on Wednesday, with the Athens First Instance Court ruling that it was illegal and abusive. On the political scene, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis will attend the U.N General Assembly today.