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

White nationalists accused of planning riot are released on bail from Idaho jail

June 13 (Reuters) – Thirty-one members of the white nationalist group Patriot Front, arrested in Idaho over the weekend on suspicion of plotting to violently disrupt an LGBTQ pride event, have been released from prison on bail and will face their first court appearances in the coming weeks, a court official said Monday. The men, … Read more

Tens of Thousands Rally Against Gun Violence in Washington, Across the United States

WASHINGTON, June 11 (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of protesters descended on Washington on Saturday and at hundreds of rallies across the United States to demand that lawmakers pass legislation to reduce gun violence after the month-long massacre last in an elementary school in Texas. In the nation’s capital, March for Our Lives (MFOL) organizers … 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

Biden to unveil economic partnership for the Americas – US official

An LAPD helicopter flies near the LA Convention Center during the first day of the Ninth Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, U.S., June 6, 2022. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 6 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden will announce at the Summit of the Americas this … 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