Russia-Ukraine War News: Zelensky Says Bakhmut’s Loss Would Allow Putin To Push Unfavorable Deal

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said that Ukrainian forces must remain on the front line in Bakhmut. According to him, the loss would give the Russian leader more influence in negotiating peace Unfavorable agreement for Ukraine. “Our society feels tired,” he said Wednesday in an interview with The Associated Press. “Our society forces me to compromise … Read more

Shanghai population to decline in 2022 after COVID lockdowns

HONG KONG, March 29 (Reuters) – The population of China’s commercial capital Shanghai fell in 2022 for the first time in five years, official data showed, after authorities imposed strict COVID-19 lockdowns and more than 250,000 migrant workers left. Data released by the Shanghai Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday showed that the densely packed center … Read more

China vows to ‘fight’ if US speaker meets Taiwan president | Politics news

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen is expected to meet with US House Speaker Kevin McCarthy in California next month. China has threatened to oppose “resolutely” if US House Speaker Kevin McCarthy meets with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen during her planned transit through the US. Wednesday’s warning came as Tsai was scheduled to embark on a trip … Read more

How US Educators Helped Ukraine Reinvent Its Doctrine

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – One of the US military’s smallest security assistance assets has had a major impact on the Ukrainian battlefield, and its role is expected to grow. The service’s training partnerships with foreign countries range from the deployment of Security Forces Assistance Brigades to Joint Combined Exchange Training events conducted by Special Forces A … Read more

A 267-foot yacht with a hair salon and infinity pool has been ‘abandoned’ in the Caribbean and could be sold off – but the Russian oligarch it’s been linked to says it’s not his

Antigua wants to quickly auction an “abandoned” superyacht linked to a Russian oligarch after it was hit with a $500,000 bill for fuel and food.VWPICS/Nano Calvo/Universal Images Group/Getty Images The government of Antigua and Barbuda has declared the Alfa Nero superyacht abandoned. It will be sold unless it is removed, according to an official notice … Read more

China warns of retaliation if Taiwan’s president meets US House Speaker during visit | Taiwan

China’s government has threatened retaliation if Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen meets the speaker of the US House of Representatives this week, urging the US not to allow her to pass through the country as a “provocation”. Tsai left Taiwan on Wednesday afternoon for a 10-day trip to Central American allies Belize and Guatemala. The trip … Read more

Israel’s legal crisis worries some business leaders

Israel is cooling down after weeks of intense protests. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he would delay legislation that critics say would weaken the judiciary. Some CEOs are seriously worried about what the turmoil will mean for businesses in Israel. Protesters gather in front of Israel’s parliament in Jerusalem on March 27, 2023, calling … Read more

Russian forces make no progress in Bakhmut, Avdiivka, Ukraine

The claims of Russian officials are advancing in the eastern cities The UN nuclear chief will visit the Zaporizhzhia plant on Wednesday Russia’s participation in the Olympics controversial March 29 (Reuters) – Russian forces are relentless in their efforts to recapture the bombed eastern Ukrainian towns of Bakhmut and Avdiivka but have made no progress, … Read more