Belarus opposition leader calls for more sanctions against Lukashenko over Ukraine

Belarus opposition leader calls for more sanctions against Lukashenko over Ukraine

THE HAGUE, April 22 (Reuters) – Exiled Belarus opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya called on Friday for harsher sanctions against Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko who she says must share full responsibility for Russia’s war in Ukraine. Russia sent tens of thousands of troops into Ukraine on Feb. 24 from both Russian and Belarusian territory, in what … Read more

US rapidly developed “Ghost” drones for Ukraine, Pentagon says

US rapidly developed “Ghost” drones for Ukraine, Pentagon says

The Pentagon is seen from the air in Washington, US, March 3, 2022, more than a week after Russia invaded Ukraine. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, April 21 (Reuters) – So-called “Ghost” drones that are part of a new $800 million US arms package for Ukraine were … Read more

Underrated players discussed by NHL.com writers

Underrated players discussed by NHL.com writers

Who exactly are the most underrated players in the NHL right now? We asked 10 NHL.com writers for their picks and got some interesting responses. Here are the selections, in alphabetical order. Rasmus AnderssonCalgary Flames The 25-year-old defenseman has excelled with an increasing workload, a key development for the Flames especially after the Seattle Kraken … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Ukraine’s top steelmaker vows never to work under Russian occupation

EXCLUSIVE Ukraine’s top steelmaker vows never to work under Russian occupation

Metinvest controlled by Ukraine’s richest man Ukraine’s iron ore output down over 50%, it says Figures lay bare industrial toll of Russia’s invasion Company says it will not work under Russian occupation April 15 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s biggest steelmaker Metinvest [RIC:RIC:METIV.UL] vowed on Friday never to operate under Russian occupation and said that more than … Read more

Russia sets deadline for Ukraine troops in Mariupol to surrender

Russia sets deadline for Ukraine troops in Mariupol to surrender

Service members of pro-Russian troops ride an armored personnel carrier during Ukraine-Russia conflict in the southern port city of Mariupol, Ukraine April 15, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 17 (Reuters) – Russia’s defense ministry has told the Ukrainian forces still fighting in the besieged southern port of … Read more

Russia says Ukraine helicopters strike homes in cross-border attack

EXCLUSIVE Ukraine’s top steelmaker vows never to work under Russian occupation

Seven injured in Bryansk attack -Russian officials Belgorod region governor reports second attack Russia has threatened retaliation against Ukraine April 14 (Reuters) – Russian officials on Thursday said Ukrainian helicopters had hit residential buildings and injured seven people in the Bryansk region, the latest of a series of cross-border attacks that Moscow has said may … Read more

Russia will not pause military operation in Ukraine for peace talks

Russia will not pause military operation in Ukraine for peace talks

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a joint news conference with Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan in Moscow, Russia April 8, 2022. Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 11 (Reuters) – Russia will not pause its military operation in Ukraine for subsequent rounds of peace talks, … Read more

US curbs Russian access to foreign fertilizers and valves

US curbs Russian access to foreign fertilizers and valves

A tractor sows sunflower seeds and fertilizes the soil with chemicals at “Leninskoye znamya” (Lenin banner) collective farm, about 40 km (25 miles) southwest of Rostov-on-Don, April 25, 2011. REUTERS/Vladimir Konstantinov/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, April 8 (Reuters) – The United States on Friday broadened its export curbs … Read more