“Sham referendums” conducted in the Russian-occupied areas of Ukraine

CNN – Four Russian-occupied regions of Ukraine have started voting in them Polls to join Russia, according to their separatist leaders, in a move that increases the risk of an invasion of Moscow seven months after the fighting began. Referendums, which are considered illegal under international law and dismissed as “fake” by Western and Kiev … Read more

Putin’s speech: Russia announces “partial mobilization” of citizens for its attack on Ukraine

CNN – Russian President Vladimir Putin immediately announced Partial packing. of Russian citizens on Wednesday, a move that dramatically threatens to escalate his faltering invasion of Ukraine after a series of defeats That caused an exchange of accusations in Moscow. Putin said in a speech that he would use “every means available to us” and … Read more

Major earthquake hits Mexico on ‘cursed’ anniversary, at least one person killed

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A powerful earthquake struck western Mexico on Monday, the anniversary of two devastating earthquakes, killing at least one person, damaging buildings, disrupting electricity and sending Mexico City residents out for safety. The government said one person was killed in the Pacific port of Manzanillo when the roof of a department store … Read more

Izyum: Ukraine says some bodies found in a mass grave bear “marks of torture”

Ukraine’s Defense Ministry said at least 440 “unmarked” graves had been found in the city in recent days. The country’s president, Volodymyr Zelensky On Friday, he said that some of the bodies found in Izium showed “signs of torture,” blaming Russia for what he described as “cruelty and terrorism.” Zelensky posted a photo of the … Read more

Putin says Xi has concerns about Ukraine, praises China’s stance

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Shi is on her first flight since the COVID pandemic Putin praised Xi for Ukraine’s “balanced” stance Putin rebukes US over ‘provocations’ in Taiwan Xi and Putin discuss Ukraine and Taiwan SAMARKAND, Uzbekistan (September 15) (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday he … Read more

In an apparent criticism of the Russian patriarch, the pope said that God does not support war

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NUR-SULTAN (Reuters) – Pope Francis said on Wednesday that God does not direct religions to war, in an implicit criticism of Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, who supports the invasion of Ukraine, and boycotted a conference of religious leaders. On his second day in Kazakhstan, Francis … Read more

Ukraine presses to take back all territory from Russia, calls for Western weapons

Ukraine recaptured dozens of towns early Many Russian troops left Ukraine fleeing – US official Zelensky demands anti-aircraft systems from the West Ukraine said on Tuesday it aims to liberate all of its territory after expelling Russian forces in the country’s northeast in a swift offensive, but called on the West to speed up deliveries. … Read more

Charles III arrived in Edinburgh for the Queen’s Coffin Parade

Edinburgh, Scotland (Associated Press) – King Charles arrived in Edinburgh on Monday to accompany his late mother’s coffin in an emotionally charged procession through the historic heart of the Scottish capital to a cathedral where it will be held for 24 hours to allow the public to pay. Another respect. Charles and his wife Camilla, … Read more

Sweden’s right-wing opposition advances in elections

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Social Democrat Prime Minister Anderson faces right-wing opposition Kristerson’s moderate alliance with the Swedish Democrats Campaigns focus on crime and the cost of living crisis Polls close at 1800 GMT, and preliminary results are scheduled for Wednesday STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden’s right-wing bloc has made … Read more

Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin makes a journey through Scotland

LONDON (AFP) – Queen Elizabeth II’s flag-draped coffin traversed the rugged Scottish countryside on Sunday on a final journey from her beloved summer home at Balmoral Castle to London, as mourners quietly lined the roads and some hurled flowers in honor of the monarch who then died. 70 years on the throne. The warship drove … Read more