Sirens wail in Kyiv as city hit by Russian drone attack

Sirens wail in Kyiv as city hit by Russian drone attack

Drone attack forces Kyiv residents to shelter Follows biggest aerial assault of war a day earlier NATO chief calls for more weapons for Ukraine Britain sends metal detectors to clear landmines Both sides in eastern frontline of Ukraine still dug in KYIV, Dec 30 (Reuters) – Residents of the Ukrainian capital Kyiv were urged to … Read more

COVID travel curbs against Chinese visitors ‘discriminatory’ -state media

COVID travel curbs against Chinese visitors ‘discriminatory’ -state media

U.S., Japan, others require COVID tests from Chinese visitors China state media calls COVID travel curbs “discriminatory” China’s factory activity likely cooled in December -poll BEIJING, Dec 30 (Reuters) – Chinese state-media said COVID-19 testing requirements imposed by several places around the world in response to a surging wave of infections were “discriminatory”, in the … Read more

12 Must Have Books And Podcasts For Leaders In 2023

12 Must Have Books And Podcasts For Leaders In 2023

The Book Shop, 1899. From The Book of Shops, 1899. (Photo by Historica Graphica Collection/Heritage … [+] Images/Getty Images) Getty Images As we get ready to enter the new year, I’ve compiled a list of my top reads (and podcasts) from the past year that have inspired, enlightened, uplifted, and motivated me as a leader. … Read more

Explosions rock Ukrainian cities as Russia launches ‘more than 100 missiles’ in waves

Explosions rock Ukrainian cities as Russia launches ‘more than 100 missiles’ in waves

KYIV/BAKHMUT, Ukraine, Dec 29 (Reuters) – Air raid sirens rang across Ukraine as Russia unleashed more than 100 missiles on Thursday morning, according to a Ukrainian presidential adviser, and blasts were heard in several cities, including the capital Kyiv.”A massive air raid. More than 100 missiles in several waves,” presidential office adviser Oleksiy Arestovych wrote … Read more

Serbs in northern Kosovo to start removing barricades from Thursday

Serbs in northern Kosovo to start removing barricades from Thursday

Third major border crossing closed on Wednesday Serbs in northern Kosovo resist moves they see as anti-Serb Kosovo declared independence, with backing of West, in 2008 MITROVICA, Kosovo, Dec 28 (Reuters) – Kosovo Serbs who have been blocking roads in northern Kosovo for 19 days have agreed to start removing barricades from Thursday morning, bowing … Read more

Tensions rise in northern Kosovo, Serbia puts army on alert

Tensions rise in northern Kosovo, Serbia puts army on alert

MITROVICA, Kosovo, Dec 27 (Reuters) – Protesting Serbs in the ethnically divided city of Mitrovica in northern Kosovo erected new barricades on Tuesday, hours after Serbia said it had put its army on the highest combat alert following weeks of escalating tensions between Belgrade and Pristina. Serbia’s defence ministry said in a statement late on … Read more

Taiwan to extend conscription to one year, citing rising China threat

Taiwan to extend conscription to one year, citing rising China threat

Taiwan to extend military service to one year from four months President cites rising threat from China President says we choose democracy over dictatorship China held mass air force drills near Taiwan on Sunday TAIPEI, Dec 27 (Reuters) – Taiwan will extend compulsory military service to one year from four months from 2024 due to … Read more

Nine million Ukrainians in the dark as Sergei Lavrov calls for Russia’s terms to be accepted or issue ‘will be decided by the army’

Nine million Ukrainians in the dark as Sergei Lavrov calls for Russia’s terms to be accepted or issue ‘will be decided by the army’

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said that nearly nine million people remain without electricity as Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Moscow’s proposals for settlement need to be fulfilled to put an end to the war. Key points: Volodymyr Zelenskyy says that shortages persist and power blackouts are continuing In his nightly video address, he says the … Read more

Russia’s Lavrov: Either Ukraine fulfils Moscow’s proposals or our army will decide

Russia’s Lavrov: Either Ukraine fulfils Moscow’s proposals or our army will decide

Dec 27 (Reuters) – Moscow’s proposals for settlement in Ukraine are well known to Kyiv and either Ukraine fulfils them for their own good or the Russian army will decide the issue, TASS agency quoted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying. “Our proposals for the demilitarization and denazification of the territories controlled by the … Read more

My Next Guest with David Letterman and Volodymyr Zelenskyy | Full Episode | Netflix – Netflix

My Next Guest with David Letterman and Volodymyr Zelenskyy | Full Episode | Netflix – Netflix

My Next Guest with David Letterman and Volodymyr Zelenskyy | Full Episode | Netflix  Netflix