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Exclusive: Tennis-It’s like we do not exist, says Ukrainian Kostyuk

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Mar 22, 2022; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Marta Kostyuk of Ukraine reacts after winning a game against Alison van Uytvanck of Belgium (not pictured) in a first round women’s singles match in the Miami Open at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Register now for FREE unlimited......

Quad countries, including India, shared Ukraine concerns, Japan’s Kishida says

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TOKYO, May 24 (Reuters) – Leaders of the Quad grouping of countries, including India’s Narendra Modi, shared concerns over the situation in Ukraine at their meeting in Tokyo, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said on Tuesday. “The four leaders had candid discussion on the impact of the Ukraine situation on......

S.Africa’s Ramaphosa: Russia sanctions hurt “bystander” countries

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German Chancellor Olaf Scholz stands next to South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, before inspecting the guard of honour during his state visit to the governments Union building in Pretoria, South Africa May 24, 2022. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register German Chancellor Scholz on tour......

India says ‘substantive outcomes’ from Biden, Modi talks

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TOKYO/NEW DELHI, May 24 (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and U.S. President Joe Biden reached “substantive outcomes” on Tuesday in talks to strengthen their trade and defence ties, India said, though Modi refrained from condemning Russia for its invasion of Ukraine. The leaders were in Tokyo for a......

Column: LNG momentum swinging back to Asia as Europe demand eases: Russell

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A liquified natural gas (LNG) tanker leaves the dock after discharge at PetroChina’s receiving terminal in Dalian, Liaoning province, China July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Chen Aizhu/File Photo/File Photo/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LAUNCESTON, Australia, May 24 (Reuters) – The merry-go-round of liquefied natural gas (LNG)......

Russian invasion of Ukraine is a global issue, says Biden

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Biden says Ukraine invasion is a global crisis Biden calls for territorial integrity and sovereignty EU embargo on Russian oil imports “within days”-Germany Russia sees economic ties with China growing Ukraine urges prisoner swap with Moscow LVIV, Ukraine/BERLIN, May 24 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden said on Tuesday that......

Quad leaders vow free and open Indo-Pacific, action on climate

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TOKYO, May 24 (Reuters) – The four leaders of the “Quad” group of countries vowed on Tuesday to work together for a free and open Indo-Pacific region and to fight climate change, as they met for talks aimed at standing up to an increasingly assertive China. U.S. President Joe Biden,......

At Mariupol cemetery, a grieving mother ponders war’s human toll

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May 23 (Reuters) – At a cemetery outside Mariupol, a Ukrainian city captured by Russia last week after a destructive three-month siege, a grief-stricken mother sobs inconsolably. Natalya lost her only son, Vladimir Voloshin, on March 26 when shrapnel smashed into his skull and chest in the fight for the......

Gaza flour mills ground down by Russian-Ukraine conflict

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GAZA, May 23 (Reuters) – Three months into the Russian invasion of Ukraine, which has closed off access to lower-priced Black Sea wheat, owners of five mills in the Palestinian Gaza Strip are feeling the heat as they try to replenish stocks. Prices have jumped by around 20%, meaning the......

Column: Hedge funds more bullish on crude as sanctions loom

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LONDON, May 23 (Reuters) – Investors grew significantly more bullish on petroleum prices last week in response to an increasing likelihood that EU sanctions on Russia’s exports that will intensify global oil shortages. Hedge funds and other money managers purchased the equivalent of 56 million barrels in the six most......

Lukashenko accuses Poland and NATO of plotting to partition Ukraine

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Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko attends a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia March 11, 2022. Sputnik/Mikhail Klimentyev/Kremlin via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 23 (Reuters) – Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said on Monday that he was concerned about......

Rouble gains around 4%, heading back towards multi-year highs

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A Russian rouble banknote is placed on euro banknotes in this illustration taken March 1, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 23 (Reuters) – The Russian rouble firmed around 4% against the dollar and euro on Monday, heading back towards multi-year highs......

Governments need to take urgent action to combat inequality, Oxfam says

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LONDON, May 23 (Reuters) – Governments need to take urgent action to tackle rising inequality which emerged over the COVID-19 crisis with a surge in energy and food prices ramping up pressures on millions of people around the world, Oxfam said on Monday. The report, released by the Nairobi-based charity......

Russia-backed mayor of Ukraine nuclear plant town wounded by explosion -reports

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KYIV, May 22 (Reuters) – The Russian-appointed head of the occupied Ukrainian town next to Europe’s largest nuclear power plant was injured in an explosion on Sunday, a Ukrainian official and a Russian news agency said. Andrei Shevchik, who was appointed mayor of Enerhodar following the Russian army’s occupation of......

Ukrainian negotiator rules out ceasefire or concessions to Russia

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Ukraine-Russia negotiations have stalled Ukrainian negotiator rules out territorial concessions He says Russia would hit back harder after any ceasefire KYIV, May 21 (Reuters) – Ukraine on Saturday ruled out agreeing to a ceasefire with Russia and said Kyiv would not accept any deal with Moscow that involved ceding territory.......

Russia halts gas flow to Finland, intensifies push for Donbas

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Russia launches assault in Luhansk Russia claims victory after weeks-long siege at Azovstal Russia stops Finland gas flows over payment dispute Russian military says destroyed Western arms in Zhytomyr region KYIV/OSLO, May 21 (Reuters) – Russia stopped providing gas to Finland in an escalation of a row over energy payments......

Turkey’s Erdogan discusses concerns with NATO hopefuls Sweden and Finland

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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting at the parliament in Ankara, Turkey May 18, 2022. Murat Cetinmuhurdar/Presidential Press Office/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ISTANBUL, May 21 (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, who has......

Russia says 963 Americans are banned from entering, adds 26 new Canadians

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U.S. President Joe Biden speaks as U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken listens during a Cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S., July 20, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, May 21 (Reuters) – Russia said on Saturday it had so......

Biden, South Korea’s Yoon vow to deter North Korea while offering COVID aid

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SEOUL, May 21 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden and his new South Korean counterpart agreed on Saturday to hold bigger military drills and deploy more U.S. weapons if necessary to deter North Korea, while offering to send COVID-19 vaccines and potentially meet Kim Jong Un. Biden and Yoon Suk-yeol said......

Chinese dissident artist shows support for Ukraine in new work

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PRAGUE, May 21 (Reuters) – The Chinese dissident artist known as Badiucao shows his support for Ukraine in new work that has gone on show in Prague, while also taking aim at the leaders of Russia and China. The China-born political cartoonist and artist, who goes by a pseudonym and......

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