Missiles kill 17 near Odessa after Ukraine retakes Snake Island

Russia calls departure from Snake Island a ‘goodwill gesture’ Situation in Donbas more precarious for Ukraine Russian missiles hit apartments and resort near Odessa port Kyiv, July 1 (Reuters) – Russian missiles hit an apartment building and a resort near Ukraine’s Black Sea port of Odessa early Friday, killing at least 17 people and wounding … Read more

Russia abandons Snake Island in a strategic victory for Ukraine

Kyiv, June 30 (Reuters) – Russian forces abandoned the strategic outpost of Snake Island in the Black Sea on Thursday, in a major victory for Ukraine that could loosen a Russian blockade on grain exports that threatens to worsen the Hunger in the world. Russia’s Defense Ministry said it had decided to withdraw from the … Read more

Russian missiles rain down on Ukraine as the West promises lasting support

The battle for Lysychask continues You could be next, Zelenskiy tells NATO leaders Mykolaiv attack is a sign of an intensified Russian offensive NATO says more weapons are in preparation Kyiv, June 29 (Reuters) – Russian forces attacked targets in southern Ukraine’s Mykolaiv region on Wednesday and intensified strikes on front lines across the country … Read more

G7 aims to raise 600 billion dollars to counter China’s Belt and Road

US President Joe Biden attends a working lunch with other G7 leaders to discuss the shaping of the global economy at the Yoga Pavilion, Schloss Elmau in Kuren, Germany on June 26, 2022. Kenny Holston /Pool via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 26 (Reuters) – … Read more

G7 nations announce Russia gold ban as summit kicks off under shadow of war

Gold ban targets ‘Putin’s war machine,’ says British PM Oil import price cap also under discussion, says German source The G7 also aims to tackle rising energy prices SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 26 (Reuters) – Members of the Group of Seven wealthy nations announced a ban on Russian gold imports on Sunday as the G7 … Read more