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Russia attacks houses near Ukraine’s southern front

Russian minister says Ukraine could use ‘dirty bomb’ Missile crashes into Mykolaiv apartment block Ukrainian forces on the offensive in the Kherson region Kherson is the gateway to Russian-annexed Crimea MYKOLAIV, Ukraine, Oct 23 (Reuters) – Under pressure in southern Ukraine, Russia fired missiles and drones at Ukrainian-controlled Mykolaiv on Sunday, destroying an apartment block …

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Tens of thousands march in Berlin in support of Iran protests

Tens of thousands demonstrate in Berlin in support of the protests in Iran Crowd Koreas ‘Death to Khamenei’ at Berlin rally Protests enter sixth week despite deadly crackdown Revolutionary Guards warn cleric of ‘unrest’ in southeast BERLIN/DUBAI, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of people marched in Berlin on Saturday in a show of …

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EXCLUSIVE In letter, Sweden lists ‘concrete actions’ on Turkey’s concerns over NATO bid

Sweden said it had stepped up efforts against Kurdish militants. Says he will address pending extradition requests Letter intended to demonstrate Sweden’s commitment to the promises Sweden asked to join NATO after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine Turkey initially vetoed, accused Sweden of harboring militants ISTANBUL, Oct 21 (Reuters) – Sweden has taken “concrete steps” to …

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EXCLUSIVE On ‘Line By Line’ Loop, Hezbollah Shows Pragmatic Side In Lebanon-Israel Deal

Pragmatism trumps ideology as Hezbollah approves deal The United States achieved historic compromise between Israel and Lebanon Offshore gas would provide Lebanon with much-needed foreign exchange BEIRUT, Oct 18 (Reuters) – (This story from October 18 has been corrected to clarify that Atallah is the founding director of The Policy Initiative think tank, not the …

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Nord Stream ruptures revealed as Europe grapples with gas plan

Nord Stream leak discovered in late September Newspaper reports what it calls first images of damage The EU proposes energy measures and avoids an immediate cap on the price of gas EU seeks to launch new gas price reference, joint purchases COPENHAGEN/BRUSSELS, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Damage to Russia’s Nord Stream gas pipeline to Europe …

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EXCLUSIVE: Iran Agrees To Send Missiles And More Drones To Russia, Defying The West

Iran to sell more drones and missiles to Russia West harshly criticizes Iran for drones Tehran under pressure from mass protests Oct 18 (Reuters) – Iran has promised to provide Russia with surface-to-surface missiles as well as more drones, two senior Iranian officials and two Iranian diplomats told Reuters, a move likely to anger the …

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Heavy fighting rages in Ukraine’s Donbas region

Kyiv attacked by Russian drones Key hot spots in Donbas are Soledar and Bakhmut – Zelenskiy Russia says it repelled Ukrainian advances in several regions Kyiv, Oct 17 (Reuters) – Russian and Ukrainian forces are engaged in heavy fighting around two towns in Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region, while Kyiv was attacked by Russian drones early …

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North Korea fires missiles, flies warplanes near border as South imposes sanctions

SEOUL, Oct 14 (Reuters) – North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast on Friday, the South Korean military said, the latest in a series of launches by the nuclear-armed country. amid rising tensions. South Korea also sent in fighter jets when a group of about 10 North Korean …

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Ukraine leader asks G7 for air defense weapons after Russian strikes

G7 leaders to discuss Ukraine later on Tuesday It is expected to review the request for Kyiv air defense systems It may also warn Belarus against closer involvement. Russia says it will respond to more Western aid Kyiv, Oct 11 (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelenskiy called on leaders of the G7 group of nations on …

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Russia launches missiles on Ukraine’s capital and other cities in retaliation for Crimean bridge explosion

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said on Monday that people were killed and wounded in multiple missile strikes in Ukraine, including the first shelling of the capital Kyiv in months. CBS News Senior Foreign Correspondent Charlie D’Agata said the attacks, which could signal a major escalation in the eight month warit appeared to be entirely punitive: …

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