Ukraine rejects concessions while the Russians attack east and south

Ukraine excludes ceasefire, discounts Russia launches attack on Lugansk, Nikolaev Ukraine must decide its own future, said the Polish president Kyiv, May 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or any territorial concessions to Moscow as Russia stepped up its attack in the eastern and southern parts of the country, striking Donbass and Nikolaev … Read more

Ukraine must decide its own future, said the Polish president

Polish President Andrzej Duda speaks at a joint briefing with Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky and Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda, Latvian President Egils Levits and Estonian President Alar Karis (not pictured) as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues in Kyiv, Ukraine. , April 13, 2022. REUTERS / Valentin Ogirenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com … Read more

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

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 Reuters.com 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

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

The United States says Turkey’s approach to Sweden and Finland on NATO is not a bilateral issue

WASHINGTON, May 20 (Reuters) – Turkey’s approach to Sweden and Finland’s NATO accession process is not a bilateral issue between Washington and Ankara, the US State Department said on Friday, but added that Washington was talking to Ankara and remained confident. that the dispute will be resolved. Finland and Sweden say they were prompted to … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelensky is proposing a formal agreement on compensation from Russia

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky speaks during a press conference with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (not pictured) as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kyiv, Ukraine, May 8, 2022. REUTERS / Valentyn Ogirenko / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com I’m registering May 20 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky … Read more