Lavrov defends Russia at UN showdown rife with anger over Ukraine war

Lavrov defends Russia at UN showdown rife with anger over Ukraine war

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov defended Moscow’s war in Ukraine at the UN Security Council on Thursday as the United Nations warned Moscow against annexing Ukrainian regions and Western ministers called for accountability over atrocities. Lavrov was only in the … Read more

US aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea as warning to North Korea

US aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea as warning to North Korea

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUSAN, South Korea, Sept 23 (Reuters) – A US aircraft carrier arrived in South Korea on Friday for the first time in about four years, due to join South Korean ships in a military show of force aimed at sending North Korea a message, officials said. … Read more

Ukraine’s top general warns of Russian nuclear strike risk

Ukraine’s top general warns of Russian nuclear strike risk

Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Valeriy Zaluzhnyi waits before a meeting with US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and other officials in Kyiv, Ukraine October 19, 2021. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Military chief breaks silence in article on Ukraine war Claims rocket strikes on Russian bases … Read more

Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant loses power line – IAEA

Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant loses power line – IAEA

A view shows the Russian-controlled Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant during a visit by members of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) expert mission, in the course of Ukraine-Russia conflict outside Enerhodar in the Zaporizhzhia region, Ukraine, in this picture released September 2, 2022. International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited … Read more

US rejects linking Iran nuclear deal, IAEA probes

US rejects linking Iran nuclear deal, IAEA probes

The Iranian flag waves in front of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) headquarters, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Vienna, Austria May 23, 2021. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 2 (Reuters) – The White House on Friday rejected linking a revival of the 2015 … Read more

US angers China with potential $1.1 billion arms sale to Taiwan

US angers China with potential .1 billion arms sale to Taiwan

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 2 (Reuters) – The US State Department has approved a potential $1.1 billion sale of military equipment to Taiwan, including 60 anti-ship missiles and 100 air-to-air missiles, with China threatening to take counter measures. The Pentagon announced the package on Friday in the wake … Read more

Leaders of US, UK, France, Germany discuss Iran nuclear issue

Leaders of US, UK, France, Germany discuss Iran nuclear issue

An Iranian man walks past a wall of the former US Embassy, ​​with an anti-America mural on it, in Tehran, Iran August 16, 2022. Majid Asgaripour/WANA (West Asia News Agency) via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 21 (Reuters) – The leaders of the United States, Britain, France and Germany … Read more

German economy minister rules out keeping nuclear plants running to save gas

German economy minister rules out keeping nuclear plants running to save gas

German Economy and Climate Action Minister Robert Habeck speaks during a news conference on the future use of liquefied natural gas (LNG), in Berlin, Germany August 16, 2022. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Economy minister says nuclear plants save minimal gas May have to keep plant running in … Read more

UN chief says electricity at Russian-held nuclear plant belongs to Ukraine

UN chief says electricity at Russian-held nuclear plant belongs to Ukraine

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres stands as he gets on board of a ship at Odesa port in Odesa, Ukraine August 19, 2022. UN/Saviano Abreu/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, Aug 19 (Reuters) – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Friday that the electricity generated at the Russian-held nuclear … Read more

N.Korea rejects South’s ‘audacious’ economic aid plan

N.Korea rejects South’s ‘audacious’ economic aid plan

Kim Yo Jong, sister of North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un attends wreath-laying ceremony at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in Hanoi, Vietnam March 2, 2019. REUTERS/Jorge Silva/Pool/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Aug 19 (Reuters) – North Korea’s Kim Yo Jong, the powerful sister of leader Kim Jong Un, … Read more