Bomb blast in Kabul kills eight, injures more than 20

Bomb blast in Kabul kills eight, injures more than 20

A general view of a street in Kabul, Afghanistan, August 5, 2022. REUTERS/Ali Khara Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record KABUL, Aug 6 (Reuters) – A bomb blast on a busy shopping street in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Saturday killed at least eight people and wounded 22, hospital officials and witnesses … Read more

Airstrikes and rocket attacks push Israel and Gaza into second day of fighting

Airstrikes and rocket attacks push Israel and Gaza into second day of fighting

Fourteen dead, at least 110 injured: Palestinian Health Ministry At Least 160 Rockets Fired At Israel: Military Israel killed Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza on Friday GAZA/JERUSALEM, Aug 6 (Reuters) – Israel attacked Gaza and Palestinians fired rockets at Israeli towns on Saturday after an Israeli operation against the Islamic Jihad militant group ended more … Read more

Taiwan says several Chinese planes and ships were seen in possible mock attack

Taiwan says several Chinese planes and ships were seen in possible mock attack

Taiwan’s Defense Ministry said some of the planes and boats had crossed the sensitive median line in the Taiwan Strait that separates the island from mainland China. “Our military has issued warnings, deployed combat air patrols and naval vessels, and activated ground-based missile systems in response to the situation,” the ministry said. As of 5 … Read more

Ukraine Amnesty Office Head Leaves After Group Accuses Kyiv

Ukraine Amnesty Office Head Leaves After Group Accuses Kyiv

A member of Ukraine’s National Guard jumps into a trench at a position near the front line, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kharkiv region, Ukraine, August 3, 2022. REUTERS/Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy /File photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record Kyiv, Aug 6 (Reuters) – The head of Amnesty International’s Ukrainian … Read more

Moscow and Kyiv exchange accusations after the bombing of a Ukrainian nuclear plant

Moscow and Kyiv exchange accusations after the bombing of a Ukrainian nuclear plant

LONDON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Russia and Ukraine accused each other on Friday of bombing the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the largest of its kind in Europe, and laying the groundwork for a potential disaster. The Russian Defense Ministry said it was only by luck that a radiation accident was averted after what it described … Read more

China suspends military and climate negotiations with the US after Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

China suspends military and climate negotiations with the US after Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

China says it is canceling or suspending dialogue with the US on issues ranging from climate change to military relations and counter-drug efforts in retaliation for a visit this week to Taiwan by US House Speaker. USA, Nancy Pelosi. Beijing also imposed sanctions on him. The measures announced Friday are the latest in a series … Read more

Russia bars Western investors from selling key banking and energy holdings

Russia bars Western investors from selling key banking and energy holdings

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting on the development of the country’s metallurgical sector, via video link, at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, on August 1, 2022. Sputnik/Pavel Byrkin/Kremlin via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record This content was produced in Russia, where coverage of Russian military operations in … Read more

US automakers say 70% of EV models would not qualify for tax credit under Senate bill

US automakers say 70% of EV models would not qualify for tax credit under Senate bill

The new GM logo is seen on the facade of the General Motors headquarters in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., March 16, 2021. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Most electric vehicle models would not be eligible for a $7,500 tax credit for American buyers under … Read more

Bombing Hits Power Lines At Ukraine Nuclear Plant, Both Sides Trade Blame

Bombing Hits Power Lines At Ukraine Nuclear Plant, Both Sides Trade Blame

Technicians shut down reactor at Europe’s largest nuclear power plant Three grain ships leave Ukrainian Black Sea ports Turkey’s Erdogan meets Putin in Russia Fighting in the east centers on a fortified village Kyiv, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Shelling hit a high-voltage power line at a major Ukrainian nuclear power plant captured by Russia on … Read more

Palestinian militants fire rockets at Israel after Gaza airstrikes

Palestinian militants fire rockets at Israel after Gaza airstrikes

Israeli airstrikes kill at least 10, wound dozens Islamic Jihad says it will attack Tel Aviv and other cities in response Israel says strikes were aimed at a ‘concrete threat’ Sirens sound in Israeli cities as authorities warn of rockets GAZA, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Palestinian militants in Gaza fired dozens of rockets at Israel … Read more