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EU nears compromise deal to defuse standoff with Russia over Kaliningrad

VILNIUS/BRUSSELS - Trade through Lithuania to the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad could return to normal within days, two sources familiar with the matter said, as European officials edge towards a com...

Indonesia: Jokowi visits Ukraine and Russia amid global food crisis

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, better known as Jokowi, arrived in Kyiv on Wednesday to hold talks with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, becoming the first Asian leader to visit the country ...

G7: China must press Russia to stop Ukraine war

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany, June 28 (Reuters) - G7 leaders urged China on Tuesday to use its influence with Russia to stop its invasion of Ukraine and drop "expansive maritime claims" i...

Ukraine's Zelenskyy calls Russia 'terrorist state' in speech to UN — live updates

Zelenskyy calls on UN to visit site of Ukraine mall strike Russia's Supreme Court to decide on "terror" designation for Azov battalion Sweden, Finland move closer to NATO membership ...

Rescuers dig for survivors after Russian missiles demolish Ukrainian shopping mall

Firefighters and soldiers searched on Tuesday for survivors in the rubble of a shopping mall in central Ukraine after a Russian missile strike killed at least 18 people in an attack condemned by the U...

German think tank advocates Taiwan membership in G7

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Group of Seven (G7) forum should be reformed and add more democratic nations, including Taiwan, a German think tank advocated Monday (June 27). The group, including...

Opinion: Can the West wean India off Russia's influence?

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is known for his enthusiastic bear hugs. So much so that at times there have been awkward moments, such as at COP26 in 2022, when Modi seemed to get too cozy with U...

'Not worth the risk': Palau, Fiji call for deep-sea mining moratorium

Concerned about the potential impacts of deep-sea mining on ocean biodiversity, the Pacific islands of Palau and Fiji on Monday launched an "alliance" to call for a moratorium of the nascent...

G7 leaders vow more support for Ukraine, pressure on Russia

In closing statements at the G7 summit, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, the summit's host, said that the world's seven leading economies stand together in support of Ukraine and that G7 countri...

Russian missile strike hits crowded shopping mall in Ukraine

Russian long-range bombers struck a crowded shopping mall in Ukraine’s central city of Kremenchuk with a missile on Monday, raising fears of what President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called an “u...

Russian missile strike hits crowded shopping mall in Ukraine

KREMENCHUK, Ukraine (AP) — Russian long-range bombers struck a crowded shopping mall in Ukraine's central city of Kremenchuk with a missile on Monday, raising fears of what President Volodymyr Zelensk...

Live updates | Scholz: no return to pre-war ties with Russia

ELMAU, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the G-7 summit, the annual meeting of the leading democratic economies, which this year is being held in the Bavarian Alps in Germany; and on the summit of NATO lea...

Ukraine: G7 leaders slam 'brutal' Russian strike on mall — live updates

At least 16 killed in missile strike on shopping mall Ukraine's Zelenskyy condemns strike as 'terrorist attack' Former Russian leader warns of 'retaliatory steps' if Finland, Swe...

EXPLAINER: G7 provides forum for like-minded democracies

ELMAU, Germany (AP) — In 1975, leaders of the world’s wealthy democracies gathered to deal with an energy crisis sparked by a war and rampant inflation. Those same sore points are bedeviling their suc...

US official: G7 leaders set to pursue price cap on Moscow's oil revenues, raise new tariffs on Russian goods

ELMAU, Germany (AP) — US official: G7 leaders set to pursue price cap on Moscow's oil revenues, raise new tariffs on Russian goods.