Ukraine targets Russian soldiers who are threatening Europe’s largest nuclear power plant

Ukraine targets Russian soldiers who are threatening Europe’s largest nuclear power plant

Russians threatening Zaporizhia are “special targets” The G7 countries are calling on Moscow to withdraw troops from the factory Fear of a nuclear disaster unless the fight stops Russia warns that it may sever bilateral relations with the United States More grain ships are leaving Ukraine Kyiv, August 14 (Reuters) – Ukraine targets Russian troops … Read more

Ukraine says it targets Russians firing at or from a nuclear power plant

Ukraine says it targets Russians firing at or from a nuclear power plant

The view shows the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant during the Ukrainian-Russian conflict outside the Russian-controlled city of Enerhodar in the Zaporizhia Oblast in Ukraine on August 4, 2022. REUTERS / Alexander Ermochenko Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Kyiv, August 13 (Reuters) – Ukraine attacks Russian soldiers who shoot at or … Read more

Blows on a nuclear power plant in Ukraine prompted the head of the United Nations to call for the creation of a demilitarized zone

Blows on a nuclear power plant in Ukraine prompted the head of the United Nations to call for the creation of a demilitarized zone

Russian ambassador warns against “nuclear catastrophe” Zelensky demands that Russia return the factory to Ukraine Satellite images show the destruction at the Russian airbase in the Crimea Kyiv / NEW YORK, Aug. 12 (Reuters) – Russia and Ukraine accused each other of shelling Europe’s largest nuclear power plant, as the head of the UN proposed … Read more

In Gaza, there is a denial and doubt about missile misfires

In Gaza, there is a denial and doubt about missile misfires

JERUSALEM, Aug. 11 (Reuters) – As Gaza cleanup continues after a brief conflict with Israel last weekend, there has been another battle over which side caused the casualties after Israel said Palestinian side missiles had killed 15 people in the enclave. According to the Israeli military authorities, a fifth of more than 1,000 rockets fired … Read more

“No one can stop them”: African migrants target the Canary Islands of Spain

“No one can stop them”: African migrants target the Canary Islands of Spain

Canary Islands an increasingly popular migration route Arriving Africans remember the horrors of a sea journey Numbers are rising as the war in Ukraine exacerbates world hunger GRAN CANARIA, August 11 (Reuters) – Standing in an abandoned boat cemetery, Mohamed Fane picks up a West African franc from the floor and shudders at the traumatic … Read more

Sierra Leone is introducing a nationwide curfew in its deadly anti-government protests

Sierra Leone is introducing a nationwide curfew in its deadly anti-government protests

FREETOWN, Aug 10 (Reuters) – At least two policemen and one civilian have died after a day of anti-government protests in Sierra Leone’s capital city of Freetown, staff at the city’s main morgue said Wednesday. The Sierra Leone government previously said there were deaths but did not provide a number as protesters threw stones and … Read more

Like the scene from Parasite: Floods expose social inequalities in South Korea

Like the scene from Parasite: Floods expose social inequalities in South Korea

SEOUL, Aug. 10 (Reuters) – Using a plastic bowl, Ha In-sik poured water from his ground-floor apartment in a low-income residential neighborhood in Sillim in southwestern Seoul, where a flood caused by torrential rain forced his family to sleep in a nearby park. A 50-year-old man, along with his wife and daughter, collected household appliances, … Read more

Ukraine says 11 killed last night, UK flags new Russian forces

Ukraine says 11 killed last night, UK flags new Russian forces

Ukraine says 11 killed in the central Dnipropetrovsk region “ Britain says it is almost confident in the new Russian ground forces Explosions at a Russian military base in the Crimea Fears of shelling near the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant Victims of mass burial shot, tortured, Ukraine says Aug. 10 (Reuters) – Russian shelling killed … Read more

Ukraine says its troops are approaching Izium as fighting rages in Donbas

Ukraine says its troops are approaching Izium as fighting rages in Donbas

Heavy Russian shelling reported along the Donbas front New Ukrainian attacks destroy the key Kherson bridge Both sides blame each other for the shelling of the nuclear power plant Kyiv, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Ukraine reported intense Russian frontline shelling on Tuesday as both sides blamed a weekend strike at the Zaporozhye nuclear complex that … Read more

Biden says he is concerned about Chinese movements around Taiwan

Biden says he is concerned about Chinese movements around Taiwan

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to journalists while boarding Air Force One on a trip to eastern Kentucky to visit families hit by the recent flooding as he departs from the Delaware National Guard base in New Castle, Delaware, U.S., August 8, 2022 r. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque Sign up now for FREE unlimited access … Read more