NATO pledges aid to Baltic states and Ukraine, urges Turkey to allow entry to Nordic countries

three-day NATO summit in Madrid; Biden to attend Turkey’s veto over Sweden and Finland’s application is a big issue NATO approves new defenses for the Baltic region The aid package for Ukraine is intended for long-term support MADRID (Reuters) – NATO leaders will urge Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to veto a bid by Finland … Read more

Ukraine suffers a major setback after the fall of Severodonetsk

Kyiv/POKROVSK (Reuters) – Ukrainian special forces in Severodonetsk have continued to direct their artillery fire against Russian-backed forces, an adviser to Ukraine’s president said, after the city fell in a major setback for Kiev as it struggles for control of the region. east of the country. The TASS news agency quoted local police as saying … Read more

Ukrainians prepare to withdraw from the besieged city of Severodonetsk as Russians advance slowly

Ukraine’s EU candidacy will strengthen Europe – Zelensky Ukrainian forces take new positions in Severodonetsk Russia bombs targets across the Donbass River The war marks four months since the invasion Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine on Friday signaled the withdrawal of its forces from the city of Severodonetsk, which has seen weeks of fierce fighting, in … Read more

North Korea faces infectious disease outbreak amid COVID battle

A banner depicting a scene of medical products being transported on an empty street, amid growing concerns about the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), is displayed in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this photo posted by Kyodo on May 23, 2022. Kyodo via Reuters Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL … Read more

Exclusive: FAA urges airlines to act as wireless carriers planning to boost 5G signal

A Southwest commercial airliner flies over a cell phone tower as it approaches landing at John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, California, United States, Jan. 18, 2022. REUTERS/Mike Blake Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday urged the chief executives of … Read more

Macron said before a possible visit to Ukraine need a strong signal from the European Union

French leader criticized for his perceived soft streak Macron insists Paris will do everything it can to stop Russia Macron sees NATO forces in Romania and supports Moldova Schulz, Draghi and Yohannes may join Macron in Kyiv visit CONSTANTA, Romania (June 15) (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron voiced a tougher stance on Russia on Wednesday … Read more

Russia asks Ukraine to lay down arms in the Battle of Severodonetsk

Severodonetsk city center to fight for eastern Ukraine Hundreds are trapped at the Azot chemical plant in Severodonetsk NATO defense ministers are scheduled to discuss military aid to Ukraine Kyiv (Reuters) – Russia told Ukrainian forces holed up in a chemical plant in the besieged city of Severodonetsk to lay down their weapons early on … Read more

In the “miracle” city of Shenzhen, concerns about China’s economic future

SHENZHEN, China, June 13 (Reuters) – (This story was rewritten on June 12 to make it clear where in the penultimate paragraph) David Fung made his way from a poor village in central China to the booming southern city of Shenzhen as a young man in 1997. Over the next twenty-five years, he worked for … Read more

Malaysian companies rejected applications due to lack of expatriate workers

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian companies from palm oil growers to semiconductor makers are rejecting orders and ditching billions in sales as a shortage of more than a million workers threatens the country’s economic recovery. Despite the lifting of the COVID-19 freeze on recruiting foreign workers in February, Malaysia has not seen a significant return … Read more

Ukrainians left one way out of Sievierodonetsk as fierce fighting raged

Sievierodonetsk, the epicenter of the Battle of Donbass Heavy fighting in the city of Zelensky The escape routes narrowed after the destruction of the second of the three bridges Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Ukrainian army defenders were fighting hard for “every meter” of Severodonetsk as Russian forces destroyed a bridge leading … Read more