Italy’s economy enters choppy waters – POLITICO

Click play to listen to this article Smooth sailing in Italy is about to end. A combination of factors – the ‘Super Mario’ brand of its prime minister, negative interest rates and the opportunity to spend nearly €200 billion in the EU refund money It means that the third-largest economy in the European Union was … Read more

Ukraine says at least 13 people were killed in a Russian missile attack on a shopping mall

Ukrainian officials say a shopping center was hit by missiles President Zelensky condemns the attack Russia denies targeting civilians in Ukraine KREMENCHUK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Two Russian missiles struck a crowded shopping center in the central Ukrainian city of Kremenchug on Monday, killing at least 13 people and wounding 50, the region’s governor said. President … Read more

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

The return of stagflation can be prevented with smart policy – POLITICO

Joachim Nagel is Chairman of the Deutsche Bundesbank. Flashy background, corduroy flares, long sideburns, disco and punk. The 1970s were a tumultuous “in your face” decade. And for many, this decade is still a magnet. Revivals come again and again, both in fashion and music. Economically, the 1970s were a difficult decade, plagued by two … 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

Saudi Crown Prince, Erdogan meets in Turkey with full normalization on the horizon

Ankara halts Khashoggi’s trial to cement ties Official says talks are going slowly on a potential foreign exchange swap line Erdogan faces tough elections with economic tension ANKARA (Reuters) – Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in Turkey for the first time in years on Wednesday for talks with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan aimed … Read more

Afghanistan earthquake kills at least 1,000 people trapped under rubble

KABUL (Reuters) – The death toll from Wednesday’s earthquake in Afghanistan has reached 1,000, with more than 600 injured, and the death toll is expected to rise as information flows from remote mountain villages, disaster management officials said. Houses were reduced to rubble and the bodies were later dumped on the ground 6.1 magnitude earthquakePictures … Read more

After EU nods, Ukraine vows victory while battling Russian attacks

Johnson pledges support, warns Ukraine will be overburdened The EU summit is expected to support the status of Ukraine’s candidate The battle continues for Sievierodonetsk Zelensky visits troops in the south More missile strikes and shelling across eastern and central Ukraine Kyiv (June 18) (Reuters) – With a blessing for its European Union ambitions and … Read more

Netherlands says Russian spy arrested seeking training at war crimes court

Russian agent accused of posing as an intern to infiltrate court The International Criminal Court is investigating allegations of war crimes in Ukraine False Brazilian identity included tastes of ecstasy music, bean stew AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch intelligence said on Thursday it had uncovered a Russian military agent who tried to use a false identity … Read more