Global stocks fall amid fears of global economic slowdown

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, May 12, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Global stocks fell to their lowest level in a year and a half, down nearly 20% year-to-date Europe fell more than 2%, US … Read more

Russian gas: Europe is running out of time to find alternatives

London CNN Business – security Europe energy supplies It seems more shaken day by day. Just 24 hours after Ukraine reduced the flow of natural gas through its territory to Europe, blaming interference by Russian forces, Gazprom suspended supplies through the Yamal-Europe pipeline that runs through Poland, and stopped sending gas to a distributor in … Read more

Kyiv: Video shows Russian soldiers killing two civilians before looting a shop

CNN has obtained surveillance video of what is now being investigated as a war crime by Ukrainian prosecutors. Two civilians were killed after the brutal shooting they were subjected to The so-called rules of war that prohibit targeting civilians. CNN identified the victims. One of them was the owner of a car dealership that was … Read more

Russian ships carrying stolen Ukrainian grain have moved away from Mediterranean ports – but not all

CNN has identified the ship as the Matros Pozynic bulk carrier. On April 27, the ship weighed anchor off the coast of Crimea, turning off the transponder. The next day, he was seen in the port of Sevastopol, the main port in Crimea, according to photographs and satellite images. Matros Pozynich is one of three … Read more

NATO welcomes Nordic members as Ukraine pushes Russian forces back

Finland expected to announce its attempt to join NATO Ukraine stops the main route for transporting Russian gas to Europe Russia imposes sanctions on Gazprom units in Europe and the United States Ukrainian forces seek to cut Russian supply lines on the battlefield Kyiv/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Finland is expected to announce on Thursday its intention … Read more

Stocks turn red in choppy session, yields fall after US inflation data

NEW YORK/MILAN (Reuters) – Wall Street stocks fell sharply, along with Treasury yields, in a volatile session on Wednesday, as oil prices soared and investors worried about the prospect of an economic slowdown. US stock indices rose and fell after US data showed higher-than-expected core inflation, excluding items such as oil prices. Some investors were … Read more

Disdain for Russian diplomats in European capitals

Russian embassies lose car insurance, access to banks Foreign Minister Lavrov says his envoys should not go out alone Russia demands apology for paint accident Warns of possible further action WARSAW/VILNIUS (Reuters) – Russian diplomat Sergei Andreev felt unwelcome on the streets of Warsaw even before protesters poured red liquid on his face from a … Read more

Russia brought down satellite internet in Ukraine – Western officials

US: Russian hack aims to disrupt Ukrainian communications UK: Hack was ‘intentional and malicious’ EU: Viasat attack caused ‘random’ outages Russia routinely denies carrying out cyberattacks NEWPORT, Wales, May 10 (Reuters) – Russia was behind a massive cyber attack on a satellite internet that knocked out tens of thousands of modems at the start of … Read more

Ukraine halts transport of major Russian gas to Europe, blaming Moscow

Gas pipelines at the Atamanskaya compressor station, a facility of the Gazprom Power of Siberia project outside the far eastern town of Svobodny, in the Amur region, Russia, November 29, 2019. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov. Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Kyiv/LONDON (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Tuesday it would suspend the flow … Read more

Donors fall far short of the UN target for Syrian aid

Brussels (AFP) – International donors on Tuesday pledged $6.7 billion to help Syrians and neighboring countries hosting refugees, but fell short of a United Nations goal of providing aid to millions of people from conflict-torn Syria who depend on aid for survival. The European Neighborhood Commissioner, Oliver Varheli, has acknowledged that the war in Ukraine … Read more