The West has united against Russia. Will it withstand his nerves when prices rise?

The West has united against Russia.  Will it withstand his nerves when prices rise?

“I would just like you not to lose this sense of unity,” he said, again calling for maximum pressure on Moscow. Three months after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, leaders in Europe and the United States have said they remain committed to adhering to unprecedented sanctions in a bid to force President Vladimir Putin to withdraw … Read more

Blinken says US ready to step up diplomacy with China in “this charged moment in the world”

Blinken says US ready to step up diplomacy with China in “this charged moment in the world”

In a lengthy speech at George Washington University on Thursday, the senior US diplomat outlined the administration’s approach as “invest, align, compete” and said that while the United States is not seeking conflict with China, it is ready to defend its interests. “We will invest in the foundations of our strength at home – our … Read more

Blinken says US ready to step up diplomacy with China in “this charged moment in the world”

Blinken says US ready to step up diplomacy with China in “this charged moment in the world”

In a lengthy speech at George Washington University on Thursday, the senior US diplomat outlined the administration’s approach as “invest, align, compete” and said that while the United States is not seeking conflict with China, it is ready to defend its interests. “We will invest in the foundations of our strength at home – our … Read more

WHO condemns Russia’s aggression in Ukraine in rare vote, rejects Moscow’s counter-proposal

WHO condemns Russia’s aggression in Ukraine in rare vote, rejects Moscow’s counter-proposal

The first resolution condemns Russia’s aggression Russia is responding diplomatically China supports Moscow in both WHO votes The WHO reports 235 health attacks in Ukraine GENEVA, May 26 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization assembly adopted a proposal Thursday condemning the regional health emergency caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and rejecting a rival resolution … Read more

Palestinians: Israel deliberately kills an Al Jazeera reporter

Palestinians: Israel deliberately kills an Al Jazeera reporter

RAMALLA, West Bank (AP) – Palestinian Authority announced on Thursday the results of its investigation into the shooting of Al Jazeera journalist Shirin Abu Akleh, saying it had proved she was deliberately killed by Israeli forces as she tried to escape. . The findings echoed the results of a preliminary investigation announced nearly two weeks … Read more

Contingency tax in the UK on oil and gas companies will raise $ 6.3 billion

Contingency tax in the UK on oil and gas companies will raise $ 6.3 billion

Finance Minister Rishi Sunak presented the new 25% tax on the profits of energy producers, such as BP (BP) and Shell (RDSA) in Thursday. The fee will be phased out as oil and gas prices fall to more normal levels, he said. “The oil and gas sector is making huge profits, not as a result … Read more

Crypto is dead. Long live the crypto

Crypto is dead.  Long live the crypto

On Wednesday, Andreessen Horowitz, Silicon Valley’s most famous venture capital group, bet $ 4.5 billion on what it called a “golden age” for cryptocurrencies, citing a “huge wave of world-class talent” that entered the industry last year. “That’s why we decided to grow up,” wrote Chris Dixon, managing partner at the company. On the same … Read more

Palestinian Authority: Israel kills Al Jazeera reporter

Substitute while the actions of the article are loading Ramallah, West Bank – Palestinian Authority said Thursday that an investigation into the shooting of Al Jazeera journalist Shirin Abu Akleh has shown that she was deliberately killed by Israeli forces. Israel is likely to reject the findings as biased and unfounded. Palestinian Attorney General Akram … Read more

Blinken: US to use Russia-Ukraine bloc against China

WASHINGTON (AP) – Secretary of State Anthony Blinken says Biden administration seeks to lead international bloc opposed to Russian invasion of Ukraine in a broader coalition to counter what it sees as a more serious, long-term threat to global order from China. In a speech outlining the administration’s policy in China on Thursday, Blinken will … Read more

19 children, 2 adults died in a riot at a school in Texas

WWALDE, Texas (AP) – Disappointed onlookers called on police to raid a Texas elementary school, where an armed man killed 19 children and two teacherswitnesses said Wednesday as investigators worked to track the massacre, which lasted more than 40 minutes and ended when the 18-year-old shooter was killed by a Border Patrol team. “Get in … Read more