British defense ministry says Russia targeting civilians

British defense ministry says Russia targeting civilians

Ukraine seeks more weapons, harsher sanctions on Russia US, EU and Britain condemn railway station attack West imposes more trade restrictions on Russia LVIV, Ukraine, April 9 (Reuters) – Britain’s defense ministry said on Saturday that Russian forces were targeting civilians, a day after a missile attack on a train station crowded with women, children … Read more

Macron hits out at ‘racist’ Le Pen as far-right candidate reaches all-time high in poll

Macron hits out at ‘racist’ Le Pen as far-right candidate reaches all-time high in poll

PARIS, April 8 (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday accused his far-right challenger Marine Le Pen of lying to voters about his “racist” platform as he sought to rally support two days before the first round of the presidential election. The race appears to be narrowing down to the two finalists of the … Read more

Germany has satellite image indication of Russian involvement in Bucha killings -security source

Germany has satellite image indication of Russian involvement in Bucha killings -security source

Ukrainian soldiers walk next to destroyed Russian tanks and armored vehicles, amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Bucha, in Kyiv region, Ukraine, April 6, 2022. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BERLIN, April 7 (Reuters) – The German government has indications that Russia was involved in the killing of civilians … Read more

Hungary’s foreign ministry summons Ukrainian envoy over ‘insults’

Hungary’s foreign ministry summons Ukrainian envoy over ‘insults’

Hungary’s Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto addresses the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, at the UN headquarters in New York, US, September 23, 2021. Mary Altaffer/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUDAPEST, April 6 (Reuters) – Hungary’s foreign ministry summoned Ukraine’s ambassador on Wednesday over what it … Read more

Explainer: What political upheaval in Pakistan means for rest of the world

Explainer: What political upheaval in Pakistan means for rest of the world

WASHINGTON/ISLAMABAD, April 4 (Reuters) – Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan blocked a no-confidence vote he looked sure to lose on Sunday and advised the president to order fresh elections, fueling anger among the opposition and deepening the country’s political crisis. His actions have created huge uncertainty in Islamabad, with constitutional experts debating their legality and … Read more

Britain’s GCHQ spy chief says Russian soldiers refused to carry out orders in Ukraine

Britain’s GCHQ spy chief says Russian soldiers refused to carry out orders in Ukraine

LONDON, March 30 (Reuters) – The head of Britain’s GCHQ spy service said on Wednesday that new intelligence showed some Russian soldiers in Ukraine had refused to carry out orders, sabotaged their own equipment and accidentally shot down one of their own aircraft. Russia’s Feb. 24 invasion of Ukraine has killed thousands of people, displaced … Read more

Arab gunman kills at least 5 in Tel Aviv suburb, latest in series of attacks

Arab gunman kills at least 5 in Tel Aviv suburb, latest in series of attacks

BNEI BRAK, Israel, March 29 (Reuters) – An Arab gunman killed at least five people in a Tel Aviv suburb on Tuesday before he was fatally shot, the national ambulance service said, in the third deadly attack in Israel in a week. “Israel is facing a wave of murderous Arab terror,” Prime Minister Naftali Bennett … Read more

Ukraine talks to resume; Kremlin calls Biden remarks “alarming”

Ukraine talks to resume;  Kremlin calls Biden remarks “alarming”

Talks arranged after call between Erdogan and Putin 160,000 people still trapped in Mariupol – mayor Russians turn effort towards separatist areas LVIV, Ukraine/ANKARA, March 28 (Reuters) – Ukraine and Russia were preparing on Monday for the first face-to-face peace talks in more than two weeks, with Kyiv insisting it would make no concessions on … Read more

Prince William says he wants to serve after Caribbean criticism

Prince William says he wants to serve after Caribbean criticism

Britain’s Prince William shakes hands with a member of the public during a visit to a Fish Fry – a quintessentially Bahamian culinary gathering place which is found on every island in the Bahamas, on Great Abaco island, March 26, 2022. Chris Jackson/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, … Read more

Missiles strike Ukraine’s Lviv as Biden says Putin ‘cannot remain in power’

Missiles strike Ukraine’s Lviv as Biden says Putin ‘cannot remain in power’

Missiles hit eastern city of Lviv, near Polish border Biden addresses Europe; meets with Ukrainian refugees Zelenskiy urges the West to deliver military aid Russian forces take town near Chernobyl on second attempt WARSAW/LVIV, Ukraine, March 27 (Reuters) – US President Joe Biden called Russian leader Vladimir Putin a butcher who “cannot remain in power” … Read more