Zelensky says the first grain ship “nothing” and the economy is in a coma

Inspection of a ship carrying grain from Ukraine in Turkey The shipment is the first of its kind to leave Ukraine in wartime But the Ukrainian leader says more is needed Kyiv urgently needs to ship 10 million tons to cut the deficit Kyiv/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky denied the significance of his … Read more

Pelosi pledges solidarity with Taiwan as China conducts military exercises and breathes anger

TAIPEI (Reuters) – China has strongly condemned the high-profile US visit to Taiwan 25 years ago, with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi praising the autonomous island as “one of the freest societies in the world” and pledging American solidarity. . Beijing has shown its anger over Pelosi’s presence on an island it says is part of … Read more

Russia accuses the United States of a direct role in the Ukraine war, grain ships docked off the Turkish coast

Official says Ukraine is consulting with the US on the use of HIMARS bombers The suspension prompts the Kremlin to accuse the United States of direct involvement Ukraine’s first wartime grain export ship arrives in the Bosphorus strait US sanctions target ex-Olympic gymnast seen as close to Putin ISTANBUL/LONDON (Reuters) – Russia on Tuesday accused … Read more

Pelosi arrives in Taiwan and pledges American commitment. China’s wrath

Pelosi: The world faces a choice between authoritarianism and democracy Chinese warplanes fly over the dividing line of the Taiwan Strait China’s angry plans for “targeted military operations” The White House does not want a crisis TAIPEI (Reuters) – U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Taiwan late on Tuesday on a trip … Read more

US House Speaker Pelosi begins her Asian tour, without mentioning Taiwan

Pelosi is touring Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea and Japan Taiwan is not mentioned on its agenda Chinese Air Force confirms determination to defend Earth Chinese military exercises in the South China Sea BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi kicked off a four-nation Asian tour on Sunday without mentioning Taiwan, her office said, amid … Read more

The governor of Sevastopol said that Ukraine is attacking the headquarters of the Russian Black Sea Fleet

Ukraine bombs a Russian base on the Black Sea, according to the governor Zelensky says the grain harvest may be halved because of the war Zelensky orders the evacuation of Donetsk Dozens of prisoners of war were killed in a strike at a separatist-controlled prison Odessa, Ukraine (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces bombed the headquarters of … Read more

Ukraine says dozens of Russians have been killed in southern fighting

Kyiv says more than 100 Russian soldiers were killed on Friday Ukraine says railways to Kherson via Dnipro have been cut British intelligence chief says Russia ‘losing momentum’ Russia publishes a list of dead and wounded Ukrainian prisoners of war Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said on Saturday it had killed dozens of Russian soldiers … Read more

Russia and Ukraine blame dozens of deaths for the destruction of Donetsk prison

Dueling accounts refer to a missile strike or an explosion The death toll has risen to 53, according to a separatist spokesman Lavrov says Russia will achieve all its goals in Ukraine Western arms supplies to Ukraine delay conflict – Lavrov Odessa, Ukraine/Kyiv, July 29 (Reuters) – Dozens of Ukrainian prisoners of war appear to … Read more

Biden begins his fifth call with the Chinese president, as he looks to de-escalate tensions in Taiwan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping began their fifth call as leaders on Thursday, as concerns mounted over a possible visit to Taiwan demanded by China, U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The White House said the call began at 8:33 a.m. (1233 GMT) and US officials said … Read more

Russia-occupied Kherson cut off due to Ukraine counter-attacks – Britain

Ukraine’s counter-offensive in Kherson is gaining momentum – UK Ukraine says Russia is conducting “large-scale redeployment” in the south Russian-backed forces take control of the Vohlhersk plant Blinkin says he plans to make a call with Russian Lavrov (Reuters) – British defense and intelligence officials said on Thursday that a Ukrainian counterattack had effectively cut … Read more