Putin's invasion of Ukraine is not only the biggest military conflict in Europe since the SecondWorld War, it's also one that forced the world to face some very unpleasant truths that have all been largely forgotten in an age of complacency ...Tactical nuclear weapons are not intended to spark off World War III.
Leaders from around 44 countries are gathering Thursday to launch a “European Political Community” aimed at boosting security and economic prosperity across the continent, with Russia the one major European power not invited ... It’s taking place amid the backdrop of Russia’s war on Ukraine, which began on Feb ... .
Victims included both children and adults, police said in a statement, adding that the gunman was an ex-police officer and a manhunt was underway ... Victims included both children and adults, police said in a statement, adding that the gunman was an ex-police officer and a manhunt was underway ... Also read ... .
North Korea flew 12 warplanes near its border with South Korea on Thursday, prompting the South to scramble 30 military planes in response, officials in Seoul said. The highly unusual incident came hours after North Korea fired two ballistic missiles into the sea in its sixth round of missile tests in less than two weeks ... AP/PA Images. / ... Latest World.
US intelligence believes parts of the Ukrainian government gave the go-ahead for a car bomb that killed the daughter of a staunch Putin ally in August, according to a report Wednesday ... The sources said Washington admonished Kyiv for the assassination ... At the time of the attack, Kyiv denied any involvement ... On Tuesday, he doubled down to The Times ... ....
During his public address, Zelensky said that he and his senior military officials met on Wednesday to discuss recovering all lands occupied by Russia... "Even if you still find some other weapon somewhere in the world like these Iranian Shahids (meaning Shahid-136 drones Russian forces have been using lately) that you use to bomb our cities... .
The Marcos administration successfully borrowed $2 billion, or roughly P117.5 billion, from foreign lenders to support the government’s funding requirement. On Thursday, Oct. 6, NationalTreasurer Rosalia V ...Last Sept ... .
On Sept.27, 2022, a tropical cyclone—Hurricane Ian—struck Cuba’s western province of Pinar del Río. Sustained winds of around 125 miles per hour lingered over Cuba for more than eight hours, bringing down trees and power lines, and causing damage not seen during previous tropical cyclones. The hurricane then lingered over the...read full story.
US will give $625 million in new military aid to Ukraine, Biden tells Zelenskiy ... US boosts arms aid as Ukraine expands battle gains ... The WorldBank, meanwhile, announced that Ukraine's economy could shrink 35 percent this year, as the persisting conflict has forced more than 14 million people from their homes and stifled industrial production ... ....