Netherlands claims Russian spy caught seeking internship at war crimes tribunal

Russian agent accused of impersonating trainee to infiltrate court ICC investigates war crimes allegations in Ukraine Brazilian fake ID included likes for trance music, bean stew AMSTERDAM, June 16 (Reuters) – Dutch intelligence said on Thursday it discovered a Russian military agent attempting to use a false identity to infiltrate the International Criminal Court (ICC) … Read more

Taiwan presents its latest home-made armored vehicle

JIJI, Taiwan, June 16 (Reuters) – Taiwan’s military on Thursday displayed its latest locally produced armored vehicle, the CM-34 Clouded Leopard, at a remote manufacturing site in the island’s central mountains. Taiwan has been keen to demonstrate its determination to defend itself if ever China, which claims the democratically-ruled island as its own territory, were … Read more

Disney/Pixar EXCLUSIVE ‘Lightyear’ Starring Same-Sex Couple Won’t Play In 14 Countries; China in question

LOS ANGELES, June 13 (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) has been unable to secure permission to show its new Pixar film “Lightyear” in 14 countries across the Middle East and Asia , a source said on Monday, and the anime film seemed unlikely to open in China, the world’s biggest film market. A “Lightyear” … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskiy says it will fight for all territory amid fierce battle in east

Fierce street fighting for a key industrial city in the East Outnumbered Ukrainian troops will not surrender -Zelenskiy Eastern Front under constant bombardment Ports under Russian control should resume grain exports – Moscow KYIV/DRUZHKIVKA, Ukraine, June 7 (Reuters) – Ukraine will fight to reclaim all of its territory occupied by Russian forces, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy … Read more

Don’t close the embassy, ​​says US ambassador to Russia

LONDON, June 6 (Reuters) – Russia should not close the United States embassy despite the crisis sparked by the war in Ukraine because the world’s two biggest nuclear powers must continue to talk to each other, the ambassador said on Monday. American in Moscow. President Vladimir Putin has touted the invasion of Ukraine as a … Read more

Don’t call us pro-China, says Taiwanese opposition leader in US

Eric Chu speaks to members of the media after winning the presidency of Taiwan’s main opposition Kuomintang (KMT) party in Taipei, Taiwan September 25, 2021. REUTERS/Ann Wang Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TAIPEI, June 7 (Reuters) – It is wrong to call Taiwan’s main opposition party, the Kuomintang (KMT), pro-China, as … Read more

Test makers target monkeypox market as cases rise

Test tubes labeled “Monkeypox virus positive and negative” are seen in this illustration taken May 23, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 3 (Reuters) – Diagnostics companies are racing to develop tests for monkeypox, hoping to tap into a new market as governments step up efforts … Read more

Russian forces reach center of key city in Ukraine, US sends precision rockets to Kyiv

Russia bristles at US rocket deliveries Russians control 70% of Sievierodonetsk – governor of the province Chemical plant affected KYIV, June 1 (Reuters) – Russian forces smashed their way through the center of the Ukrainian industrial city of Sievierodonetsk on Wednesday and looked set to hit the jackpot in their offensive in the eastern region … Read more

Russia strikes eastern cities in attempt to encircle Ukrainian forces

Russian forces advance east, changing momentum Capturing Lyman would set the stage for the next phase of the offensive Sievierodonetsk under attack KYIV, May 28 (Reuters) – Russian forces stepped up their assault on the Ukrainian city of Sievierodonetsk on Saturday after claims they had captured the nearby Lyman rail hub, as Kyiv stepped up … Read more

Putin says he is ready to deliver gas and discuss prisoner exchange – Austria

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council via video link in Moscow, Russia May 27, 2022. Sputnik/Mikhail Metzel/Kremlin via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ZURICH, May 27 (Reuters) – Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer said on Friday that Russian President Vladimir Putin had told him … Read more