Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack east and south

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack east and south

Ukraine rules out ceasefire, concessions Russia launches attack in Luhansk, Mykolaiv Ukraine must decide its own future, says Polish president Kiev, May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or any territorial concessions to Moscow as Russia stepped up its attack in the eastern and southern parts of the country and stormed the Donbas … Read more

Russian-appointed head of occupied Ukraine city injured in explosion

Russian-appointed head of occupied Ukraine city injured in explosion

Kiev, May 22 (Reuters) – The Russian-appointed head of the occupied Ukrainian city next to Europe’s largest nuclear power plant was injured in an explosion on Sunday, a Ukrainian official and a Russian news agency said. Andrei Shevchik, who was appointed mayor of Enerhodar by Russia after the city’s occupation, was in intensive care after … Read more

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack east

Ukraine rejects concessions as Russians attack east

Ukraine rules out ceasefire, concessions Russia launches attack in Luhansk, Mykolaiv Ukraine must decide its own future, says Polish president Kiev, May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or any territorial concessions to Moscow as Russia stepped up its attack in the east and south of the country, slashing the Donbas and Mykolaiv … Read more

Ukraine must determine its own future, says Polish president

Ukraine must determine its own future, says Polish president

Polish President Andrzej Duda speaks at a joint press conference with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda, Latvian President Egils Levits and Estonian President Alar Karis (not pictured), as the Russian attack on Ukraine continues, in Kiev, Ukraine April 13, 2022 REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register … Read more

Ukraine rules out ceasefire as fighting in Donbas . increase

Ukraine rules out ceasefire as fighting in Donbas .  increase

Ukraine rules out ceasefire, concessions Russia launches attack in Luhansk Russia stops gas flows to Finland over payment dispute Polish president in Ukraine addresses parliament on Sunday May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or concessions to Moscow as Russia mounted an offensive in the eastern Donbas region and stopped supplying gas to … Read more

Biden says ‘hello’ to North Korea’s Kim amid tensions over weapons tests

Biden says ‘hello’ to North Korea’s Kim amid tensions over weapons tests

SEOUL, May 22 (Reuters) – US President Joe Biden, who was in Seoul before going to Japan as part of his first Asia trip as president, had a simple message for North Korean Kim Jong Un: “Hello. .. point,” he said. reporters on the last day of his visit to South Korea on Sunday. Biden … Read more

Turkey’s Erdogan discusses concerns with NATO hopefuls Sweden and Finland

Turkey’s Erdogan discusses concerns with NATO hopefuls Sweden and Finland

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting in parliament in Ankara, Turkey on May 18, 2022. Murat Cetinmuhurdar/Presidential Press Service/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ISTANBUL, May 21 (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who has objected to Sweden and Finland … Read more

South Korea’s Biden, Yoon pledges to deter North Korea but offers COVID aid

South Korea’s Biden, Yoon pledges to deter North Korea but offers COVID aid

SEOUL, May 21 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden and his new South Korean counterpart on Saturday agreed to conduct larger military exercises and deploy more U.S. weapons if necessary to deter North Korea, while offering to fight COVID-19. 19 vaccines and possibly meeting Kim Jong not. Biden and Yoon Suk-yeol said their countries’ decades-old alliance … Read more

US, others walk away from APEC talks over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Russian-appointed head of occupied Ukraine city injured in explosion

BANGKOK, May 21 (Reuters) – Representatives from the United States and several other countries left a meeting of Asia-Pacific trade ministers in Bangkok on Saturday to protest Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, officials said. The strike was “an expression of disapproval at Russia’s illegal war of aggression in Ukraine and its economic impact in the APEC … Read more

Is Russia Using Laser Weapons in Ukraine? Pentagon thinks not

Is Russia Using Laser Weapons in Ukraine?  Pentagon thinks not

Participants are seen at the booth of the Russian State Nuclear Service Rosatom during the international military-technical forum “Army-2021” at the Patriot Congress and Exhibition Center in Moscow, Russia, August 23, 2021. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, May 20 (Reuters) – The Pentagon said Friday there was no … Read more