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

The United States describes China’s military action on Taiwan as unjustified and Beijing sanctions Pelosi

The United States describes China’s military action on Taiwan as unjustified and Beijing sanctions Pelosi

Taiwan downplays concerns China conducts unprecedented military exercises in Taiwan Follows US House Speaker Pelosi’s visit to Taipei China says it will sanction Pelosi for ‘ruthless’ actions Pelosi in Japan Joins Prime Minister Kishida in Condemning China TAIPEI, Aug 5 (Reuters) – China’s missile launch during military exercises around Taiwan was an unwarranted escalation, U.S. … Read more

European Stocks Fall, Oil Rebounds, Traders Await US Jobs Data

European Stocks Fall, Oil Rebounds, Traders Await US Jobs Data

LONDON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – European stocks fell slightly on Friday but were still headed for a weekly gain, as traders awaited U.S. jobs data due later in the session for clues on health. of the world’s largest economy. The MSCI World Equity Index, which tracks stocks in 47 countries, rose 0.2% and is headed … Read more

Ukraine wants maritime safe passage deal to extend beyond grain

Ukraine wants maritime safe passage deal to extend beyond grain

Three grain ships leave the ports of Ukraine First ship to arrive in Ukraine since the beginning of the war Fighting in the east is ‘hell,’ says Zelenskiy NATO chief warns Putin must not be allowed to win ISTANBUL/KYIV, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Three bulk carriers left Ukrainian ports on Friday under a safe passage … Read more

Pelosi praises Taiwan and says trip to Asia was not to change the status quo

Pelosi praises Taiwan and says trip to Asia was not to change the status quo

TOKYO, Aug 5 (Reuters) – U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday praised Taiwan, pledged U.S. solidarity and said her tour of Asia, which led to unprecedented military exercises by part of an angry China, it was never about changing the regional status quo. Pelosi and a congressional delegation were in Japan on the final … Read more

China fires missiles in largest drills in history in Taiwan waters

China fires missiles in largest drills in history in Taiwan waters

Chinese military exercises include missile launches Suspected drones fly over Taiwanese islands Taiwan says several government websites were hacked China says it’s an internal matter TAIPEI, Aug 4 (Reuters) – China fired multiple missiles around Taiwan on Thursday as it carried out unprecedented military exercises a day after a visit by U.S. House Speaker Nancy … Read more

Ukraine warns of new Russian offensive; Sweden and Finland move closer to joining NATO

Ukraine warns of new Russian offensive;  Sweden and Finland move closer to joining NATO

Ukraine warns of new Russian offensive in the south Shock force aimed at president’s hometown, says Ukraine United States and Italy approve entry of Finland and Sweden to NATO Ukraine asks China to help end war, says SCMP KYIV/WASHINGTON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Ukraine said Russia had begun building a military strike force targeting President … Read more

Former German Chancellor Schroeder says Ukraine grain deal can pave way for ceasefire

Former German Chancellor Schroeder says Ukraine grain deal can pave way for ceasefire

Germany’s Schroeder says Moscow wants ‘negotiated solution’ Moscow-Kyiv grain deal may pave way for ceasefire, Schroeder Kremlin accuses the US of direct involvement in the war Ukraine’s first wartime grain ship reaches the Bosphorus Strait BERLIN/ISTANBUL, Aug 3 (Reuters) – A deal between Moscow and Kyiv to unblock Ukraine’s grain exports could offer a path … Read more

Pelosi promises solidarity with Taiwan as China conducts military exercises and vents its anger

Pelosi promises solidarity with Taiwan as China conducts military exercises and vents its anger

TAIPEI, Aug 3 (Reuters) – China furiously condemned the highest-level U.S. visit to Taiwan in 25 years as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi hailed the self-governing island as “one of the freest societies of the world” and pledged American solidarity. . Beijing showed its anger at Pelosi’s presence on an island it says is part of … Read more

Pelosi arrives in Taiwan and expresses the “solidarity” of the United States while China fumes

Pelosi arrives in Taiwan and expresses the “solidarity” of the United States while China fumes

Pelosi: The world faces a choice between autocracy and democracy Chinese fighter jets fly over Taiwan Strait dividing line Beijing says self-ruled Taiwan is part of China China plans military exercises TAIPEI, Aug 2 (Reuters) – U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Taiwan on Tuesday night on a trip she said demonstrates American solidarity … Read more