European stocks struggle ahead of US jobs data.

LONDON, July 8 (Reuters) – European stocks opened slightly lower on Friday and struggled for gains after the shooting of Japan’s former prime minister sent Asian stocks sliding as investors awaited key jobs data. in the United States later in the session. Investor sentiment had been positive earlier in the session, which analysts said was … Read more

Indonesia urges G20 to help end war in Ukraine as Russia’s Lavrov watches

Russian Foreign Minister attends G20 meeting in Bali Ukrainian Foreign Minister to speak virtually at meeting Indonesia warns food prices will hit low-income nations hardest UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss cuts short trip to Bali NUSA DUA, Indonesia, July 8 (Reuters) – Indonesia urged the G20 on Friday to help end the war in Ukraine, … Read more

Russia attends G20 meeting to be dominated by Ukraine conflict

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a news conference ahead of the Caspian Summit in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, June 28, 2022. Russian Foreign Ministry/Handout via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record NUSA DUA, Indonesia, Jul 7 (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was on the Indonesian island of Bali … Read more

After losing Luhansk, Ukrainian forces gather to defend Donetsk

The city of Lysychansk no longer exists-resident Putin claims biggest victory in nearly five months of war Battle for Donetsk next Ukraine expects a counterattack from the south Kyiv, Jul 5 (Reuters) – Russian forces set their next targets in eastern Ukraine’s Donetsk province after President Vladimir Putin claimed victory in neighboring Luhansk province when … Read more

Ukrainians take new positions as Putin proclaims victory in Luhansk

Ukrainians move to the waiting line from Bakhmut to Sloviansk The Battle of Lugansk was one of the bloodiest in Europe in generations Putin congratulates troops on victory Kyiv, Jul 4 (Reuters) – Ukrainian forces were taking up new defensive lines in the east on Monday, bracing for a tough new phase in the war … Read more

Explosions kill 3 in Russian border town, Ukraine attacks southern base

Explosions destroy houses damage buildings in Belgorod: governor Russian lawmaker says aggressive act requires harsh response Ukrainian Forces Attack Russian Base in Melitopol: Exiled Mayor Separatists say Lysychansk is ‘under control’ but not liberated Ukrainians say great battles, but Lysychansk is not surrounded KYIV/KONSTYANTYNIVKA, Ukraine, July 3 (Reuters) – At least three people were killed … Read more

Sweden and Finland on track to join NATO as Russia and China focus on allies

Turkey wins security promises from Finland and Sweden Russia to be called ‘main threat’ after Ukraine invasion ‘You are not going to win’, Sánchez tells Putin in a speech NATO summit will agree on more reinforcements for Baltic countries NATO to pay more attention to China’s military rise MADRID, June 29 (Reuters) – Sweden and … Read more

Credit Suisse found guilty in cocaine cash laundering case

Credit Suisse first major Swiss bank to face criminal trial Former banker found guilty of qualifying money laundering Bank plans to appeal BELLINZONA, Switzerland, June 27 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) was convicted by the Swiss Federal Criminal Court on Monday of failing to prevent money laundering by a Bulgarian gang of cocaine traffickers in … Read more

Ukraine confirms the fall of Sievierodonetsk after weeks of fighting

Capture of Sievierodonetsk great gain for Russia Ukraine says Russia launches widespread bombing Dozens of missiles hit Ukrainian military bases Kyiv, June 25 (Reuters) – Russian forces have fully occupied Sievierodonetsk, the mayor of the eastern Ukrainian city said on Saturday, confirming Ukraine’s biggest battlefield setback in more than a month, after weeks of some … Read more

NATO warns of long war in Ukraine as Russian strikes follow EU push for Kyiv

NATO’s Stoltenberg says war could last for years Allies must show they will stand behind Ukraine long-term: Johnson Ukraine admits setback in town near Sievierodonetsk ‘All that is ours we will take back’ -Zelenskiy Two Azovstal defense commanders went to Russia to investigate -TASS KYIV, June 19 (Reuters) – The war in Ukraine could last … Read more