Like a scene from the movie “Parasite”: the floods exposed social inequality in South Korea

SEOUL (Reuters) – Using a plastic bowl, Ha Insik bailed water from his basement apartment in the low-income residential district of Selim in southwest Seoul on Wednesday, as floods caused by torrential rain forced his family to leave. Sleeping in a nearby park. The 50-year-old, along with his wife and daughter, collected household appliances, furniture, … Read more

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

The United States calls China’s military action on Taiwan unjustified, and Beijing punishes Pelosi

Taiwan downplays concerns China conducts unprecedented military exercises around Taiwan It comes on the heels of US House Speaker Pelosi’s visit to Taipei China says it will punish Pelosi for her ‘evil’ actions Pelosi, in Japan, joins Prime Minister Kishida in condemning China TAIPEI (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said China’s missile … 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

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