Pelosi arrives in Taiwan and pledges American commitment. China’s wrath

Pelosi: The world faces a choice between authoritarianism and democracy Chinese warplanes fly over the dividing line of the Taiwan Strait China’s angry plans for “targeted military operations” TAIPEI (Reuters) – U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Taiwan late on Tuesday on a trip she said showed unwavering U.S. commitment to the … Read more

Biden and Putin hit conciliatory tones as UN nuclear arms talks begin

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the economy in the South Courtroom of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building of the White House in Washington, US, July 28, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden said on Monday he was ready … Read more

Shenzhen accelerates China’s dreams of self-driving cars

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) – On a busy downtown street, three delivery bikes suddenly sped over the pedestrian crossing in front of the car. On the dashboard of the car, they look like little 3D blue blocks from a 90’s video game. The steering wheel turns itself a little and the car slows to a stop … Read more

The first grain ship in Ukraine sails; Grain tycoon killed in Russian attack

The first Ukrainian grain ship bound for Lebanon Turkey says more ships will follow Russian missiles bombed the port of Mykolaiv Ukrainian grain magnate Oleksiy Vadatorsky was murdered in Mykolaiv Putin’s naval ambitions include the Black Sea and the Arctic Kyiv (Reuters) – The first ship to sail from Ukraine with grain exports since the … Read more

Beirut silo collapses, repeats the shock before the anniversary of the explosion

Silos reminding of the explosion of August 4, 2020 The blazing fires have been causing tension in Beirut for weeks The explosion of 2020 is a symbol of the corruption of the Lebanese elite BEIRUT (Reuters) – A portion of the silos in Beirut’s port collapsed on Sunday just days before the second anniversary of … Read more

The governor said Russia is striking a city in southern Ukraine, killing a grain export tycoon

The governor said that a Ukrainian drone had hit a Russian base on the Black Sea Russia hit Mykolaiv and killed the source and his wife Zelensky says the grain harvest may be halved because of the war Zelensky orders the evacuation of Donetsk The International Committee of the Red Cross condemns Friday the attack … Read more

On Navy Day, Putin said the United States is the main threat to Russia

ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin on Sunday signed a new naval doctrine that puts the United States as Russia’s main rival and outlines Russia’s global maritime ambitions for important regions such as the Arctic and the Black Sea. Speaking at Russian Navy Day in the former imperial capital of Saint Petersburg founded … Read more

Ukraine says dozens of Russians were killed fighting Kherson

Kherson is the center of the Ukrainian counterattack Ukraine says railways to Kherson via Dnipro have been cut Ukraine and Russia trade accusations over the killing of prisoners of war Odessa/Kyiv, Ukraine, July 30 (Reuters) – The Ukrainian military said on Saturday that it had killed dozens of Russian soldiers and destroyed two stores of … Read more

Ukraine bombs Russian forces in the south near Kyiv

Ukraine is trying to disrupt supply lines and bomb bridges Targeting Russian forces with air strikes Russia strikes Kyiv region for the first time in weeks ‘Critical’ details in preparation for grain shipments – UN Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine intensified its counterattacks against Russian forces in the south as Moscow bombed the outskirts of Kyiv … Read more

Ukraine intensifies its efforts to retake the Russian-controlled south with air strikes

Ukraine is trying to pressure Russia from the south of the country Tries to disrupt supply lines and bomb bridges Targeting Russian forces with air strikes Russia says it is bombing Ukrainian infantry Kyiv says Russia is redeploying its forces in the south Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine has stepped up efforts to retake the country’s … Read more