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Live updates | Senate's McConnell: US backs Sweden on NATO

WASHINGTON -- Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell says the U.S. would move quickly to approve Sweden’s application to join the NATO military alliance. McConnell said during a pr...

Burning munitions cascade down on Ukrainian steel plant, video shows

White, brightly burning munitions were shown cascading down on the Azovstal steel works in the Ukrainian port of Mariupol in what a British military expert said looked like either an attack with phosp...

Ukrainian band Kalush Orchestra wins Eurovision amid war

TURIN, Italy (AP) — Ukrainian band Kalush Orchestra won the Eurovision Song Contest in the early hours of Sunday in a clear show of popular support for the war-ravaged nation that went beyond music. ...

McConnell, GOP senators meet Zelenskyy in surprise Kyiv stop

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell and a delegation of GOP senators met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in Kyiv during an unannounced visit Saturday, delivering th...

Ukraine war: Sweden's ruling party to decide on NATO entry — live updates

Sweden's ruling Social Democrats to decide on NATO membership Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy signs ban on pro-Russian parties Zelenskyy praises Kalush Orchestra for its Eurovisi...

Ukraine: Russians withdraw from around Kharkiv, batter east

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian troops are withdrawing from around Ukraine’s second-largest city after bombarding it for weeks, the Ukrainian military said Saturday, as Kyiv and Moscow's forces engaged i...

Islamic State claims attack that killed 5 troops in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — An Islamic State affiliate in Egypt on Saturday claimed responsibility for an attack that killed at least five troops in the restive part of Sinai Peninsula. The extremi...

Georgia's breakaway South Ossetia sets vote to join Russia

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — The leader of the breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia announced Friday that a referendum would be held in July on joining Russia. Russia has exercised...

Russian pipeline sanctions raise fears of gas interruption

BERLIN (AP) — Natural gas prices rose Friday after Russian state-owned exporter Gazprom said it would no longer send supplies to Europe via a pipeline in Poland, citing new sanctions that Moscow impos...

Live updates| Turkey opposes Finland and Sweden joining NATO

Turkey's president says his country is “not favorable” to Finland and Sweden joining NATO, as they are considering doing. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan cited as a reason for his sta...

Ukraine puts Russian soldier accused of war crime on trial

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The trial of a Russian soldier accused of killing a Ukrainian civilian opened Friday, the first war crimes trial since Moscow's invasion of its neighbor. Scores ...

Fighters appeal for evacuation of wounded from Mariupol mill

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Fighters of the Azov Regiment, the Ukrainian unit holed up in the besieged Azovstal steel mill in the devastated port city of Mariupol, have released photos of their wounded comra...

No end in sight for Ukraine war as Putin hails Victory Day

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin used a major patriotic holiday Monday to again justify his war in Ukraine but did not declare even a limited victory or signal where the c...

Reflex Finance Unveils Rebranding: Dressed for Success

Roermond, Netherlands - Newsfile Corp. - May 9, 2022 - Reflex Finance, a hyper-deflationary token running on BNB Chain, is overhauling its website, logo, and all utilities as part of an ambitious re...

Live updates | UN chief 'appalled' at reported school attack

UNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations chief says he is “appalled” at the reported attack on a school in the Ukrainian town of Bilohorivka, where many people were apparently seeking shelter from fightin...