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

Latvia, Estonia are leaving the Chinese cooperation group

Latvia, Estonia are leaving the Chinese cooperation group

The Chinese national flag is visible in Beijing, China April 29, 2020 REUTERS / Thomas Peter / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register VILNIUS, August 11 (Reuters) – Latvia and Estonia withdrew from the cooperation group of China and a dozen CEE countries on Thursday, following in the footsteps … Read more

Ukrainian creditors agree to a two-year freezing of $ 20 billion in foreign debt

Ukrainian creditors agree to a two-year freezing of $ 20 billion in foreign debt

Ukraine says the move will save $ 6 billion over two years Creditors backed a similar move for two state-owned companies Comprehensive debt restructuring after the freeze LONDON / NEW YORK, Aug. 11 (Reuters) – Ukrainian foreign creditors backed a motion for a two-year payment freeze on nearly $ 20 billion in international bonds, regulatory … Read more

North Korea announces victory over COVID, suggests leader Kim had it

North Korea announces victory over COVID, suggests leader Kim had it

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks at a Labor Party Politburo meeting on the response to the country’s coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) in this undated photo released by the Korean Central Information Agency (KCNA) on May 21, 2022. REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Aug. 11 (Reuters) – North … Read more

South Korea and China are clashing over the US anti-missile shield, complicating the conciliation process

South Korea and China are clashing over the US anti-missile shield, complicating the conciliation process

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor as seen in Seongju, South Korea, June 13, 2017 Photo taken June 13, 2017 REUTERS / Kim Hong-Ji Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Aug. 11 (Reuters) – China and South Korea clashed over the US anti-missile shield on Thursday, threatening to undermine … Read more

The first signs point to a fierce presidential election in Kenya

The first signs point to a fierce presidential election in Kenya

NAIROBI / ELDORET August 10 (Reuters) – The preliminary results of the Kenyan presidential election showed a fierce race between the two main candidates fighting to replace President Uhuru Kenyatta, with citizens praying that the announcement of the winner does not unleash violence as in years past. Tuesday’s elections are an important test of stability … Read more

The deposed President of Sri Lanka expects to travel to Thailand – sources

The deposed President of Sri Lanka expects to travel to Thailand – sources

More than eight months before the economic crisis and the mass protests that prompted him to flee Sri Lanka, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa made his national statement at the World Leaders Summit at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, UK November 1, 2021 r. Andy Buchanan / Pool via REUTERS / File … Read more

The Japanese prime minister shakes the cabinet as anger grows over ties to the Unification Church

The Japanese prime minister shakes the cabinet as anger grows over ties to the Unification Church

Voters’ support is declining due to the party’s ties to the church The shocks come earlier than analysts expected The Church defends its right to participate in politics “ Kishida has only selected ministers who will “review” links with the group TOKYO, Aug. 10 (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida reshuffled his cabinet on … 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

Russia puts the Iranian satellite in orbit

Russia puts the Iranian satellite in orbit

This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts the reach of Russian military operations in Ukraine. Moscow, Aug. 9 (Reuters) – Russia launched an Iranian satellite from southern Kazakhstan into orbit just three weeks after President Vladimir Putin and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei pledged to work against the West. The remote Khayyam … Read more