Ukrainians are preparing for a bleak winter as Russian strikes disrupt energy capacity

Ukrainians with little or no warming up after the bombing Temperatures in several areas are already below freezing Kherson residents receive an offer to evacuate to safer areas Ukrainian security forces raid the famous Kyiv Monastery Kyiv (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelensky pleaded with Ukrainians to conserve energy amid relentless Russian strikes that have halved … Read more

Global stocks are gaining on the hope that recession warns of the Fed’s hand

Stocks rise as investors weigh Fed rate moves in 2023 Treasury yields are rising on more aggressive talk from the Fed Inversions of the Treasury yield curve indicate recession Oil is sliding amid rising concerns about Chinese growth NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) – Global stocks rose and a key part of the Treasury yield curve inverted … Read more

A Dutch court sentenced three to life in prison for shooting down an MH17 in Ukraine in 2014

The crash killed 298 passengers and crew The court ruled that a Russian missile shot down the plane Convicted men are on the run, it is believed in Russia AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch judges have convicted in absentia two Russians and a Ukrainian of murder for their roles in the 2014 downing of Flight MH17 … Read more

Marine heat waves in the Mediterranean threaten coastal livelihoods

KIRKANAH ISLANDS, Tunisia, NOV 13 (Reuters) – (This story was corrected on November 13 to show that the sea temperature is 1.2°C higher than it was 30 years ago, not 0.4°C, in paragraph 18) A decade ago, the nets of Tunisian fisherman Ahmed Cheli were bloated with fish and octopus that he sold at the … Read more

Stocks fall, dollar stabilizes ahead of US inflation data

SYDNEY/LONDON (Reuters) – Stock markets fell on Thursday and the dollar held overnight gains ahead of US inflation data that will weigh on the Federal Reserve’s rate plans, while the potential collapse of a major cryptocurrency exchange worried investors. European STOXX 600 Index (.stoxx) The broadest index in Asia fell 0.4% outside Japan (MIAPJ0000PUS.) It … Read more

COP27: Polluters must pay for climate change, poor countries say to the rich

Island nations demand global carbon tax “While they win, the planet is burning” Fears grow over hunger striker imprisoned in Egypt SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) – Leaders of poor countries criticized rich governments and oil companies for causing global warming, using their speeches on Tuesday at the COP27 climate summit in Egypt to demand that … Read more

Booming Wall Street boosts global and European stocks; oil drops

WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – Global and European stocks rose on Friday as Wall Street extended gains amid hopes of a slowdown in some central banks to raise interest rates. Commodity prices took a hit from the strength of the US dollar. Oil prices fell after China, the largest importer of crude, expanded its restrictions on the … Read more

Sunak would prefer to be UK Prime Minister after Johnson refused to try to come back

Johnson withdraws from the competition Sunak has officially announced that he will run as a candidate The first poll will take place on Monday It is clear that Sunak is leading the other opponent Mordaunt LONDON (Reuters) – Rishi Sunak looked set to become Britain’s next prime minister after Boris Johnson pulled out of the … Read more

Boris Johnson returns to the UK in a bid for a quick political comeback

Johnson was forced out of office this year Candidates for prime minister need 100 nominations for MPs Sunak is a bookmaker’s favorite, then Johnson Truss resigned after policies sparked market turmoil LONDON (Reuters) – Boris Johnson returned to Britain after a holiday on Saturday to consider a bold bid for a second term as prime … Read more

Analysis: US Republicans aim to help Ukraine but are unlikely to obstruct it

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Republicans have the power to block aid to Ukraine if they regain control of Congress, but they are likely to slow or limit the flow of defense and economic aid rather than halt it, analysts said. . They may also use support for the Ukrainian war effort as leverage to force … Read more