G20 split over attempt to condemn Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Most G20 members can strongly condemn the Ukraine war Zelensky urges G20 to help end war under his plan Indonesia urges action on global economic problems Xi will hold meetings with many other leaders NUSA DUA, Indonesia (Reuters) – Discord surfaced at the G20 summit on Tuesday, where the United States and its allies backed … Read more

Zelensky accuses Russian forces of committing war crimes in Kherson

Zelensky says war crimes were exposed after the Russians withdrew The humanitarian situation in Kherson is “extremely difficult” – official The authorities are working to restore vital services Joy mixes with concerns about water and energy for Kherson residents Residents recount the violations committed by the occupation forces Kherson, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr … Read more

Ukrainian forces received flowers in Kherson after the withdrawal of the Russians

KLAPAYA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Villagers carrying flowers waited on the road to the southern city of Kherson to welcome and kiss Ukrainian soldiers on Saturday as they poured in to secure control of the right bank of the Dnipro River after the stunning killing of a Russian. to retreat. The barrage of incoming and outgoing … Read more

Exclusive: China cancels EU leader’s video speech at opening of major trade fair

BEIJING/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The Chinese authorities behind a major trade fair in Shanghai have withdrawn an opening speech by the president of the European Council that was due to criticize Russia’s “illegal war” in Ukraine and call for a reduction in the European Union’s trade dependency with China. Diplomats said. Three European diplomats told Reuters … Read more

Ukrainian forces prepare for bloody battle for Kherson

Ukrainian forces approach the Russian-controlled Kherson region Retaking the city would be a great victory in the war Kherson serves as the gateway to Crimea, annexed in 2014 Soldiers in the trenches anticipate a fierce battle ahead FRONTLINE WEST KHERSON, Ukraine, Nov. 4 (Reuters) – Oleh, the commander of a Ukrainian mechanized infantry unit dug … Read more

Russia halts Ukrainian grain exports from the Black Sea, raising fears of a food crisis

July agreement allows export of grain from Ukraine Biden says ‘outrageous’ move will increase starvation Russia says the action is in response to Ukraine’s attack on ships Zelensky urges strong response from UN, G20 Oct 30 (Reuters) – Russia withdrew from a major UN-brokered grain deal, sparking international outrage and dealing a blow to attempts … Read more

Booming Wall Street boosts global and European stocks; oil drops

WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – Global and European stocks rose on Friday as Wall Street extended gains amid hopes of a slowdown in some central banks to raise interest rates. Commodity prices took a hit from the strength of the US dollar. Oil prices fell after China, the largest importer of crude, expanded its restrictions on the … Read more

US, Japan and South Korea warn of ‘unparalleled’ response if North Korea conducts nuclear test

TOKYO (Reuters) – The United States, Japan and South Korea warned on Wednesday that an “unprecedented” reaction would be justified if North Korea conducted its seventh nuclear bomb test. Washington and its allies believe North Korea may be on the verge of resuming nuclear bomb tests for the first time since 2017. “We agreed that … Read more

Russia presents Ukraine’s ‘dirty bomb’ warning to UN during Kherson evacuation

The United States warns Moscow against any nuclear use Russia is preparing its forces for radioactive contamination Moscow plans to defend the city of Kherson – the head of intelligence in Kyiv Berlin hosts conference on reconstruction “Marshall Plan” UNITED NATIONS/Kyiv (Reuters) – Russia has doubled down on its warning that Ukraine is preparing to … Read more

Analysis: US Republicans aim to help Ukraine but are unlikely to obstruct it

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Republicans have the power to block aid to Ukraine if they regain control of Congress, but they are likely to slow or limit the flow of defense and economic aid rather than halt it, analysts said. . They may also use support for the Ukrainian war effort as leverage to force … Read more