Ukraine rules out a ceasefire as fighting in the Donbass intensifies

Ukraine excludes ceasefire, discounts Russia launches attack on Luhansk Russia is halting gas flows from Finland over a payment dispute The Polish president in Ukraine will address parliament on Sunday May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or concessions to Moscow as Russia stepped up its offensive in the eastern Donbass region and … Read more

The Ukrainian negotiator rules out a ceasefire or concessions to Russia

Negotiations between Ukraine and Russia have stalled The Ukrainian negotiator excludes territorial concessions He says Russia will retaliate more strongly after each ceasefire Kyiv, May 21 (Reuters) – Ukraine on Saturday rejected a ceasefire agreement with Russia, saying Kyiv would not accept any agreement with Moscow that would include ceding territory. Recognizing that Kyiv’s stance … Read more

The WHO expects more cases of monkeypox to occur worldwide

A portion of skin tissue collected from a monkey skin lesion that was infected with the monkeypox virus is seen at 50X magnification on the fourth day of the rash’s development in 1968. CDC / Distribution via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to I’m registering LONDON, May 21 (Reuters) – The World … Read more

Australia removes conservatives after nine years, Albanese is prime minister

A key climate issue, as conservatives have been punished in urban areas Morrison leaves the post of Liberal Party leader after a loss Greens and breweries are strong Treasurer Friedenberg seems to be losing ground SYDNEY, May 21 (Reuters) – The Australian Labor Party had to end nearly a decade of conservative rule as the … Read more

Biden’s strategy for North Korea is far from Trump’s ostentatious diplomacy

Seoul CNN – President Joe Biden didn’t sound like he was expecting any “love letters” from Kim Jong Un on Saturday – he can’t even get a response to the coronavirus vaccine proposal because the hermit kingdom is affected by its first major Covid-19 epidemic . And during a news conference here on Saturday, he … Read more

Turkey’s Erdogan discusses concerns with NATO candidates Sweden and Finland

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) during a parliamentary meeting in Ankara, Turkey, on May 18, 2022. Murat Cetinmuhurdar / Presidential Press Center / Distribution via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to I’m registering ISTANBUL, May 21 (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who … Read more

Biden, South Korean Yun vows to deter North Korea, but offers help from COVID

SEOUL, May 21 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden and his new South Korean counterpart agreed on Saturday to hold larger military exercises and deploy more US weapons if necessary to deter North Korea, while offering to send vaccines. against COVID-19 and potentially meet with Kim Jong Un. Biden and Yun Suk Yol said their country’s … Read more

The United States and others are withdrawing from talks with APEC on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

BANGKOK, May 21 (Reuters) – Representatives of the United States and several other nations left a meeting of trade ministers in the Asia-Pacific region in Bangkok on Saturday to protest Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, officials said. The departure was “an expression of disapproval of Russia’s illegal war of aggression in Ukraine and its economic impact … Read more

Factbox: The big rebrand: Western business is being reborn in Russia under new names

May 20 (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp. (MCD.N) is selling its restaurants in Russia to one of its current local licensees, who will reopen branches under a new name that has yet to be decided – the most famous rebranding of companies to date. who are getting out of Russia. Read more Dozens of Western brands … Read more

Russia is advancing in the Ukrainian Donbass after the end of the siege of Mariupol steel

The long-term siege of Azovstal is over, Russia says Russia is stepping up its offensive in Donbass Zelensky is looking for a deal to secure Russian compensation Russia is halting gas flows from Finland over a payment dispute Kyiv, May 21 (Reuters) – Russia has pushed for control of Ukraine’s Donbass region, claiming victory in … Read more