Ukraine calls for a demilitarized zone around the bombed nuclear plant

Ukraine and Russia blamed each other for the strikes on the Zaporizhzhya plant Kyiv warns of a Chernobyl-style disaster unless the region is secured UN’s Guterres says any attack on nuclear plant is ‘suicide’ Two Ukrainian grain ships leave ports, 12 since last week Kyiv (Reuters) – International alert over the weekend of artillery attacks … Read more

Taiwan says Chinese planes and ships are carrying out simulated attack drills

Chinese ship planes perform simulated attack Blinken calls China’s halt to dialogue ‘irresponsible’ China calls on US to “correct mistakes” TAIPEI (Reuters) – Chinese planes and warships rehearsed for an attack on the island on Saturday, Taiwan officials said, as part of Beijing’s retaliation for a visit there by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, which … Read more

Zelensky says the first grain ship “nothing” and the economy is in a coma

Inspection of a ship carrying grain from Ukraine in Turkey The shipment is the first of its kind to leave Ukraine in wartime But the Ukrainian leader says more is needed Kyiv urgently needs to ship 10 million tons to cut the deficit Kyiv/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky denied the significance of his … Read more

The governor said Russia is striking a city in southern Ukraine, killing a grain export tycoon

The governor said that a Ukrainian drone had hit a Russian base on the Black Sea Russia hit Mykolaiv and killed the source and his wife Zelensky says the grain harvest may be halved because of the war Zelensky orders the evacuation of Donetsk The International Committee of the Red Cross condemns Friday the attack … Read more

US House Speaker Pelosi begins her Asian tour, without mentioning Taiwan

Pelosi is touring Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea and Japan Taiwan is not mentioned on its agenda Chinese Air Force confirms determination to defend Earth Chinese military exercises in the South China Sea BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi kicked off a four-nation Asian tour on Sunday without mentioning Taiwan, her office said, amid … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelensky announced the mandatory evacuation of the Donetsk region

Deputy Prime Minister Vereshock says evacuation is necessary before winter Vereshock says the region’s natural gas supplies have been destroyed Kyiv says more than 100 Russian soldiers were killed on Friday Ukraine: rail links to Kherson by cutting the Dnipro Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Saturday that his government was ordering … Read more