Ukraine

Russian Tourists Return to Thailand on Chartered Flights

RUSSIAN tourists are once again traveling in large numbers to Thailand via chartered flights and using credit cards issued outside…

2 months ago

H&M to cut 1,500 jobs worldwide

STOCKHOLM, Sweden | Swedish fashion retailer H&M said Wednesday it would cut some 1,500 jobs worldwide as a result of…

2 months ago

Ukraine blackouts threaten pipeline bringing gas to Europe

The trickle of natural gas still flowing through Ukraine to Western Europe is at risk after Russia’s attacks on energy…

2 months ago

Malaysia supports Dutch court’s decision in MH17 trial

MALAYSIA supports and is satisfied with the Dutch Court's decision in finding the three accused in the trial involving the…

3 months ago

Dutch court convicts three, acquits one over MH17 downing

NETHERLANDS – A Dutch court convicted three men and acquitted one on Thursday over the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17…

3 months ago

Ukraine says grain deal will be extended for 120 days

A United Nations-brokered deal allowing exports of Ukrainian grain from the Black Sea is set to be extended for 120…

3 months ago

Erdogan says he believes Ukraine grain exports will continue

NUSA DUA – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday he believed a deal allowing Ukraine to export grain through…

3 months ago

NATO’s crucial question: Was Poland missile strike deliberate?

NATO faces some difficult decisions after Poland said that a lethal blast near its border with Ukraine was caused by…

3 months ago

Poland says Russian-made rocket caused blast near Ukraine border

Poland said a Russian-made rocket fell on a village and killed two people, heightening tensions on Europe’s eastern flank, where…

3 months ago

Russia orders troops out of Kherson in major reversal

MOSCOW – Russia ordered its troops to withdraw from the city of Kherson in southern Ukraine on Wednesday in a further…

3 months ago

Rise of Russia hardliners sows fear In Putin’s elite

THE rise of outspoken hardliners in the Kremlin is alarming insiders fearful the Russian president will heed their calls for…

3 months ago

UN rejects Russia call for biological weapons probe

THE Security Council on Wednesday rejected a resolution drafted by Russia calling for an investigation into its accusations of Washington's…

3 months ago

Russia agrees to resume Ukraine grain export deal; wheat tumbles

Wheat prices plunged after Russia agreed to resume the deal allowing safe passage of Ukrainian crop exports, reversing a weekend…

3 months ago