Kremenchug shopping mall in central Ukraine was hit by a Russian air strike, raising fears of mass casualties

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said after the strike that up to 1,000 people were in the mall before the air strike was announced. “Fortunately, as far as we know, at the time a lot of people were able to get out, and they were able to get out, but there were still people inside – … Read more

Stocks are falling even as fears of high interest rates fade

font size Stocks rallied in recent sessions as investor fears were eased by the Fed’s tightening. dream time Stocks closed lower on Monday after the S&P 500 index’s best day since 2020 on Friday. Fears of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates too quickly appear to be easing, but indicators could not hold on to … Read more

Ukraine says at least 13 people were killed in a Russian missile attack on a shopping mall

Ukrainian officials say a shopping center was hit by missiles President Zelensky condemns the attack Russia denies targeting civilians in Ukraine KREMENCHUK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Two Russian missiles struck a crowded shopping center in the central Ukrainian city of Kremenchug on Monday, killing at least 13 people and wounding 50, the region’s governor said. President … Read more

Zelensky says at the G7 summit that Ukrainian forces are facing an urgent moment

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Monday stressed the urgent need to help his country’s military improve its stance against Russia in a video meeting with major economic powers, which in turn pledged to support Ukraine “for as long as possible.” Zelensky addressed the sensitivity of the moment for Ukraine in its war with Russia to … Read more

To combat coral bleaching, Kenya turns to reef nurseries

by WANJOHI KABUKURU 27 June 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/climate-africa-corals-e35730bb19b65a9cfa76e4d010d18a27 WASINI, Kenya (AP) – Minutes from the Kenyan mainland, the densely forested Wasini Island is one of several staging lines for reef restoration efforts in the western Indian Ocean. On a rare calm day during the usually turbulent monsoon season, four divers alternately carrying measuring equipment, shoes … Read more

G7 lifts sanctions on Russia, approaches oil price ceiling agreement

G7 announces new sanctions on Russia on Tuesday – US official G7 to work with other countries, the private sector on oil price ceiling Japan tries to lower zero-emission vehicle target from G7 statement Schloss Elmau, Germany, June 27 (Reuters) – The Group of Seven rich democracies will commit on Tuesday to a new, coordinated … Read more

G7 summit: Russian missiles hit Kyiv as summit kicks off in Europe

One person was killed and at least six were injured in a Russian missile strike that hit an apartment building in Kyiv. The city’s deputy mayor, Volodymyr Bondarenko, said four of the injured were taken to hospital as search and rescue operations continued. Bondarenko also said that a kindergarten was hit in the missile strike … Read more

Biden says G7 must hold together as gold sanctions target Putin’s ‘war machine’

Biden says Russia failed to divide the G7 Biden condemns the “barbarism” of the bombing of Kyiv with missiles Gold ban targets ‘Putin’s war machine’, says British PM A ceiling on import oil prices is also being discussed, says a German source It is not clear whether the EU will support a ban on gold … Read more

Russia slips into default as payment deadline expires

The clock on the Spasskaya Tower shows the time at noon next to the Moscow Kremlin and St. Basil’s Cathedral, March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The grace period ends on a $100 million interest payment due on May 27th Russia says it has money to … Read more

Rights groups call for an investigation into the deaths at the Melilla crossing | Refugee News

Rights groups in Morocco and Spain have called for an investigation into the killing of 23 people during an attempt to cross into the Spanish enclave of Melilla in North Africa. Authorities said the individuals died on Friday as a result of a “scramble” after about 2,000 people tried to climb the iron fence separating … Read more