What we know about a drone strike, the Kremlin says, killed three people at a Russian air base

Three servicemen have been killed in drone strikes against two Russian air bases hundreds of kilometers from the front lines in Ukraine, Russian authorities said on Monday. What happened? In detailing the attacks on the air bases, the Russian Defense Ministry said it had shot down two Ukrainian drones. The ministry also stated that three … Read more

Ukrainians in Kherson wait for loved ones to cross the frontline river

KYIV, Dec. 4 (Reuters) – Ukrainian families waited on Sunday in bitter cold for their loved ones to cross from the Russian-occupied bank of the Dnipro River to Kherson, a city that has been under siege since Ukraine’s recapture from Russian forces last month. fire is. heavy shelling. Military officials in southern Ukraine’s Kherson region … Read more

Protesters storm governor’s office in southern Syrian city, two killed in clashes

Protests in Sweida over deteriorating economy Mob storms the governor’s office and sets fire to the building Authorities say armed “bandits” also tried to take over the police station One police officer killed, Interior Ministry says Hospital source says one protester died of injuries AMMAN, Dec. 4 (Reuters) – Dozens of protesters, angered by deteriorating … Read more

G7 begins to pressure Russia over Ukraine with an oil price cap

Russia says it will not export oil with a limit Zelenskiy says the price cap will do little to deter Russia Ukrainian regions are resorting to planned blackouts Ukrainian troops hold positions along the frontline – Zelenskiy Russia says troops are conducting successful operations in Bakhmut KYIV, Dec 5 (Reuters) – A Group of Seven … Read more

Iran’s top legal cleric says morality police are closed

Protesters are calling for an economic boycott Monday through Wednesday Raisi visits Tehran University on Wednesday for Student Day The Ministry of the Interior is silent on the status of the vice squad DUBAI, Dec. 4 (Reuters) – Protesters in Iran on Sunday called for a three-day strike this week, ramping up pressure on authorities … Read more

Weeks after Vladimir Putin’s troops withdrew from Kherson, Ukrainians again flee their homes in panic

Just two weeks after celebrating the arrival of Ukrainian soldiers who freed them from eight months of Russian occupation, farm workers Larysa and Oleksandr Simutenko made a terrifying escape from their home outside Kherson. The couple in their 60s was forced to run through Russian shelling to escape the pounding attacks on the village of … Read more

Vladimir Putin’s minister says he is only willing to discuss the end of the war in Ukraine with the West if it recognizes annexed territory as Russian.

Russia has made one request to the West before agreeing to meet to talk about ending the war in Ukraine. US President Joe Biden said on Thursday (US time) that he is willing to sit down with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, but only if it involves a ceasefire. President Biden and his French counterpart Emmanuel … Read more

World Bank chief says poorest countries owe $62 billion in bilateral debt

WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 (Reuters) – The world’s poorest countries now owe $62 billion in annual debt service to official bilateral creditors, a 35% increase over the past year, World Bank president David Malpass said on Thursday . increase the risk of payment defaults. Malpass told the Reuters NEXT conference in New York that two-thirds of … Read more

A bomb is injured at the Ukrainian embassy in Madrid, Kiev steps up security

MADRID/KYIV, Nov 30 (Reuters) – A security officer at the Ukrainian embassy in Madrid was injured on Wednesday when he opened a letter bomb addressed to the ambassador. The letter, which arrived by regular mail and had not been scanned, caused “a very small wound” to one finger when the officer opened it in the … Read more

NATO says Russia is using “winter as a weapon of war” as air raid sirens blare across Ukraine

Air raid sirens wailed for the first time in Ukraine this week, as NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of weaponizing the harsh northern winter. Most important points: NATO allies said the aid package included cash, electricity transmission equipment and more weapons Russia’s attacks on energy infrastructure have left millions of Ukrainians … Read more