Exclusive: The US and Russia have used their military hotline once so far during the war in Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Nov 28 (Reuters) – A communication line between the militaries of the United States and Russia at the start of Moscow’s war against Ukraine has so far been used only once, a US official told Reuters. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the United States has issued a call through the … Read more

Exclusive: South Korea’s Yoon Warns of Unprecedented Response to North Korea Nuclear Test, Calls on China to Do More

SEOUL, Nov 29 (Reuters) – South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol warned of an unprecedented concerted response with allies if North Korea goes ahead with a nuclear test, and urged China to restrain the north from continuing the banned development of nuclear weapons and missiles. . In an extensive interview with Reuters on Monday, Yoon called … Read more

France, Germany, Spain agree to continue development of FCAS combat aircraft – Berlin

BERLIN/PARIS, Nov 18 (Reuters) – France, Germany and Spain have agreed to start the next phase of development of a new fighter jet called FCAS, Europe’s largest defense project with an estimated cost of more than 100 billion euros ($103.4 billion). ), the German government said on Friday. The defense ministry said in a statement … Read more

Exclusive: Germany is ramping up contingency plans to deal with the blackout

FRANKFURT, Nov. 15 (Reuters) – German authorities are stepping up preparations for emergency supplies in the event of a power outage to keep the economy going, four people involved said, as the country braces for potential blackouts from the war in Ukraine. The plans include the Bundesbank, Germany’s central bank, hoarding extra billions to meet … Read more

Exclusive: Yellen warns of the need to lift the debt ceiling

NUSA DUA, Indonesia, Nov 12 (Reuters) – With the US Congress looming divided, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned that lawmakers’ failure to raise the legal limit on US debt posed a “massive threat” to US creditworthiness and the functioning of US financial markets. Yellen told Reuters in an interview in New Delhi on Friday that … Read more

EXCLUSIVELY India can buy as much Russian oil as it wants, outside the price cap, says Yellen

NEW DELHI, Nov 11 (Reuters) – The United States is pleased that India will continue to buy as much Russian oil as it wants, even at prices above a price cap mechanism imposed by the G7, if it steers clear of Western insurance, finance and maritime services. by the cap, US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen … Read more

Exclusive: Tesla Considers Exporting China-Made EVs to U.S. Sources

SHANGHAI, Nov. 11 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) is considering exporting electric cars made in China to the United States, two people with knowledge of the planning told Reuters, a turnaround that could boost the automaker’s increasing cost advantage. reflect. its factory in Shanghai and slower demand from Chinese consumers. Tesla has been investigating whether parts … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Russia asks for sanctions exemption for state bank in Ukraine grain deal talks-sources

Russia wants the UN to help ease grain and fertilizer exports Requests include sanctioned Rosselkhozbank – sources Plan would let Rosselkhozbank process grain payments Request is an important part of talks about rolling grain deal Nov. 4 (Reuters) – Russia wants the West to ease restrictions on state agricultural lender Rosselkhozbank to facilitate Russian grain … Read more

EXCLUSIVE G7 Coalition Agrees On Fixed Price For Russian Oil Well

WASHINGTON/LONDON, Nov. 3 (Reuters) – The Group of Seven Rich Countries and Australia have agreed to set a fixed price when finalizing a price cap for Russian oil later this month, rather than offering a floating rate take, sources said Thursday. US officials and G7 countries have been negotiating intensively in recent weeks over the … Read more

Exclusive: United States turns UN focus on protests in Iran

UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 28 (Reuters) – The United States next week will spotlight the United Nations on protests in Iran sparked by the death of a young woman in police custody and seek ways to conduct credible, independent investigations into Iranian human rights violations to improve . The United States and Albania will hold an … Read more