Douglas Macgregor believes that the longer it takes to reach a territorial arrangement in Ukraine, the higher the probability of a wider, regional war.
Orban, who recently won re-election to his fourth term as Hungary's prime minister, discussed the Russia-Ukraion War in a press conference.
Holding an all-Ukrainian vote would require a lengthy ceasefire, something Russia may not be willing to do.
A new report suggests Ukraine and Russia are possibly getting closer to a peace plan, but an official says the plan doesn't include any of Ukraine's conditions.
The Ukrainian foreign minister said he would be willing to continue engaging with his Russian counterpart.
Russia's National Defense Control Center says a total of 180,000 people, including 45,436 children, have fled from the combat zones into Russia over the past 24 hours.
Sergei Orlov, the deputy mayor of Mariupol—where a mass grave has been dug, estimates that the figure is three to four times the official count.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine said it worries civilians in Russian territory might be taken as hostages or used as "human shields" by Russia's military.
The city council had announced the cease-fire on Sunday, but Ukrainian officials have once again said shelling has made it impossible to get civilians out.
Russia's Defense Ministry said that move would allow people to leave Mariupol and Volnovakha.
Ukrainian forces have shared images of the damage on social media.
The two sides have reportedly agreed on the need for evacuation of civilians, which could lead to a temporary, limited cease-fire.
Tigray fighters called Ethiopia's cease-fire a "sick joke," vowing to continue fighting and remove Ethiopian and Eritrean forces from the area.
The swift turn in the nearly eight-month war in Ethiopia has left people scrambling to understand the implications for the region of 6 million people.
The U.S. official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, told the Associated Press that the deal is not yet done, but each country is prepared to discuss an incremental withdrawal of about 300 troops by both sides.
Seventeen journalists in Gaza reported to the Associated Press that they had suddenly lost access to their WhatsApp accounts following the cease-fire announcement on Friday.
The conflict between protestors and Israeli police occurred after Friday prayers at Al-Aqsa, which is a flashpoint holy site sacred to both Muslims and Jews.
General Hossein Salami, chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, said that "we called it Gaza so that God willing it can be an eternal honor for those who are resisting the Zionist invasion."
Less than a quarter of Israelis said they support a ceasefire as the violence continues.
President Joe Biden told Israel on Wednesday that he expected "a significant de-escalation today on the path to a cease-fire", which led to pushback from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
"When there is a shooting war where innocent kids on both sides are being killed, we always aggressively ask for a cease-fire," Kaine said.
Erdogan complained Tuesday that neither the U.S. nor Russia has been able to "clean" the Kudish-led forces out of Turkey's invasion zone.
Mevlut Cavusoglu said Turkish forces agreed to a five-day pause to operations to allow Syrian Democratic Forces to withdraw and that Turkey stood ready to resume the invasion.
Trump whipped up a crowd of supporters in Dallas on Thursday by claiming credit for the five-day "ceasefire" in northeastern Syria.
Negotiators are reportedly close to an initial agreement that will open dialogue between the Taliban and the Afghan government with a view to ending almost two decades of conflict.
A senior Israeli officer who led the raid was also killed.
The killings come as Egypt attempts to broker a ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas.
Previous agreements have failed to bring permanent peace in the world's youngest country.