OPEC+ Is Considering A Substantial Oil Production Cut

OPEC+ Is Considering A Substantial Oil Production Cut

Several major producers of the OPEC+ alliance have started talks about a potential oil production cut ahead of the regular monthly OPEC+ meeting on October 5, OPEC and OPEC+ sources told Reuters on Thursday. OPEC+ meets next Wednesday to discuss the market and fundamentals situation as oil prices have fallen below $90 per barrel, a … Read more

Turkey’s Erdogan to hold meeting on Russian Mir payments, possible sanctions: sources

Turkey’s Erdogan to hold meeting on Russian Mir payments, possible sanctions: sources

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, on Sept. 16.Alexandr Demyanchuk/The Associated Press Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will convene a top tier economy-focused meeting on Friday at which Russian payment system Mir and possible Western sanctions will be discussed, two sources with information on the matter told Reuters. The meeting with government officials and … Read more

Queen Elizabeth postpones meeting on advice of doctors

Queen Elizabeth postpones meeting on advice of doctors

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II waits in the Drawing Room before receiving Liz Truss for an audience at Balmoral, in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on Sept. 6.Jane Barlow/The Associated Press Britain’s Queen Elizabeth was forced to cancel a planned virtual meeting with ministers on Wednesday after being advised to rest by her doctors, a day after the 96-year-old … Read more

Russia ‘alarm’ at no US visas to attend UN leaders meeting

Russia ‘alarm’ at no US visas to attend UN leaders meeting

Russia’s UN ambassador says it’s “alarming” that less than three weeks before the annual meeting of world leaders at the UN General Assembly not a single member of the 56-member Russian advance team and delegation headed by Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has received a US entry Visa. Vassily Nebenzia said in a letter to UN … Read more

Trudeau government invoked Emergencies Act despite ‘potential for a breakthrough’ with convoy protesters, documents show

Trudeau government invoked Emergencies Act despite ‘potential for a breakthrough’ with convoy protesters, documents show

Vehicles block a road during a protest by truck drivers over pandemic health rules and the Trudeau government, outside Parliament in Ottawa on Feb. 15.ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images On the night before the federal government imposed the federal Emergencies Act for the first time in Canadian history, the Prime Minister’s national security and intelligence adviser, Jody … Read more

Ukraine nuclear plant is ‘out of control’: UN nuclear chief

Ukraine nuclear plant is ‘out of control’: UN nuclear chief

Rafael Grossi, director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) speaks as Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi listens during a news conference at the Iikura guesthouse in Tokyo on May 19.Hiro Komae/The Associated Press The UN nuclear chief warned that Europe’s largest nuclear power plant in Ukraine “is completely out of control” and issued an … Read more

UN chief warns world is one step from ‘nuclear annihilation’

UN chief warns world is one step from ‘nuclear annihilation’

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres makes remarks before the 2022 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty review conference in the United Nations General Assembly on Aug. 1.Yuki IWAMURA/The Associated Press The United Nations chief warned the world Monday that “humanity is just one misunderstanding, one miscalculation away from nuclear annihilation.” Secretary-General Antonio Guterres gave the dire warning at … Read more

Pope Francis apologizes for ‘evil perpetuated’ at residential schools in Iqaluit meeting with survivors to close Canadian tour

Pope Francis apologizes for ‘evil perpetuated’ at residential schools in Iqaluit meeting with survivors to close Canadian tour

Pope Francis attends a meeting with former students of residential schools at the Nakasuk Elementary School in Iqaluit on July 29, 2022.VATICAN MEDIA/Reuters In Iqaluit, Pope Francis’s last stop in his historic six-day Canadian tour, his address to young people and Inuit elders in the square of a primary school alternated between expressing regret for … Read more

Jan. 6 panel: Five takeaways about Trump’s actions to overturn election from

Jan.  6 panel: Five takeaways about Trump’s actions to overturn election from

Chairman Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., and Vice Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., lead a hearing of the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the US Capitol at the Capitol in Washington DC on July 12.Doug Mills/The Associated Press Tuesday’s congressional committee hearing into the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot by supporters of then-President Donald … Read more