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Ukraine Live Updates: World Leaders Accuse Russia of Inciting Food Crisis

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Boris Bondarev says President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia could have spent the last two decades “developing the country” but instead turned it “into some kind of total horror, a threat to the world.” Mr. Bondarev would know:......

Haiti ‘Ransom’ Project: Reactions and Updates

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here The National Bank of Haiti in Port-au-Prince in 1880.Credit…Universal Images Group via Getty Images The New York Times’s multipart series on Haiti, “The Ransom,” has rekindled a debate over how comprehensively journalists should credit the experts they speak......

Ukraine Live Updates: Zelensky Urges Global Business Elite to Further Punish Russia

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here For decades, crude oil piped in from Russia has flowed into a giant refinery in Schwedt, an industrial city on the banks of the Oder River in Germany, providing jobs for thousands of workers and a reliable source......

Ukraine Live Updates: Zelensky Says Military Aid Could Free Exports, Easing Food Prices

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here President Biden on Saturday signed a new $40 billion package of military and humanitarian aid for Ukraine as the country braced for a drawn-out war of attrition in its eastern regions, vowing that it would not stop fighting......

Ukraine Live Updates: Russia Says It Controls Mariupol Steel Plant

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here The Samara Metallurgical Plant, a sprawling complex in southwestern Russia that spans an area the size of a dozen city blocks, is a cornerstone of Russian industry. It is the country’s largest supplier of aluminum commercial and industrial......

Ukraine Live Updates: Amid Signs of Troop Shortages, Russia Aims to Expand Recruitment Pool

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here WASHINGTON — President Biden vowed on Thursday to speed Finland and Sweden to NATO membership, seeking to redraw the map of Europe to the West’s advantage less than three months after President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia began......

Live Updates: Prince Charles Travels to Canada

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Prince Charles meeting with the national chief of the Assembly of First Nations, RoseAnne Archibald, in Ottawa on Wednesday.Credit…Pool photo by Ian Vogler DETTAH, Northwest Territories — Royal visits are usually marked by pomp, carefully scripted ceremonies and......

Live Updates: Russia Seeks Greater Control of Southeastern Ukraine

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here LONDON — After sanctions hobbled production at its assembly plant in Kaliningrad, the Russian automaker Avtotor announced a lottery for free 10-acre plots of land — and the chance to buy seed potatoes — so employees could grow......

Ukraine Live Updates: Hundreds More Fighters Surrender in Mariupol as Questions Swirl Over Their Fate

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here BRUSSELS — The world economy is heading into a potentially grim period as rising costs, shortages of food and other commodities and Russia’s continuing invasion of Ukraine threaten to slow economic growth and bring about a painful global......

Live updates: Pennsylvania and North Carolina election results 2022

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Craig Greenberg acknowledges the crowd after winning the Democratic primary for Louisville mayor in Louisville, Kentucky on Tuesday, May 17. (Sam Upshaw Jr./Courier Journal/AP) Craig Greenberg, who survived a shooting attempt at his campaign headquarters in February, will win the Democratic......

Live Updates: As Ukraine Orders Surrender of Steel Plant, Russia Seeks Stronger Hold in South

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Army vehicles were so decrepit that repair crews were stationed roughly every 15 miles. Some officers were so out of shape that the military budgeted $1.5 million to re-size standard uniforms. That was the Russian military more than......

Ukraine Live Updates: Setbacks in East Force Russia to Scale Back Ambitions

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here But to many Russians, defeat in the war in Ukraine remains inconceivable. The majority of Russians, especially the older generations and the working classes, believe state propaganda, which fills their television screens with images of seemingly unstoppable columns......

Live Updates: NATO Officials Meet as Ukraine Regains Ground in Northeast

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here KHARKIV, Ukraine — Turkey is working to negotiate an exit for the wounded Ukrainian soldiers sheltering in the bunkers of a steel plant in the port city of Mariupol, but its efforts have been complicated by the fluidity......

Ukraine Live Updates: NATO, Finnish and Swedish Foreign Ministers to Meet

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here The Biden administration is urging international banks not to help Russia evade sanctions, warning that firms risk losing access to markets in the United States and Europe if they support Russian businesses or oligarchs that are facing financial......

Ukraine Live Updates: Sweden Says Joining NATO Would Have ‘Conflict-Dampening Effect’

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here BRUSSELS — President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia has said stopping NATO’s expansion helped drive him to invade Ukraine. But on Thursday, Finland declared its unequivocal intention to join, not only upending Mr. Putin’s plan, but also placing......

Ukraine Live Updates: Russia Sees Threat as Finland Moves Closer to Joining NATO

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain has been one of Ukraine’s most emphatic supporters in Europe, so the announcement of new security pacts with Sweden and Finland, both worried about a security threat from Moscow, builds on a......

Live Updates: Palestinians Reject Israeli Request for Joint Inquiry Into Journalist’s Killing

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Shireen Abu Akleh, reporting in Jerusalem for Al Jazeera, was one of the best known Palestinian journalists.Credit… via Agence France-Presse JERUSALEM — Shireen Abu Akleh originally studied to be an architect but could not see a future for......

Ukraine Live Updates: E.U. Falters in Bid to Adopt Russian Oil Embargo, Showing Risks of Prolonged War

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here WASHINGTON — A cyberattack that took down satellite communications in Ukraine in the hours before the Feb. 24 invasion was the work of the Russian government, the United States and European nations declared on Tuesday, officially fixing the......

Live updates: West Virginia and Nebraska election results 2022

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here CNN spoke with a number of primary election voters outside of Jefferson High School in Shenandoah Junction, West Virginia, Tuesday, where voters were deciding between candidates in the hotly contested Republican congressional primary between Reps. Alex Mooney and David......

Ukraine Live Updates: As Russia Claims Gains in the East, U.S. Warns of a Long Fight

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Decomposing bodies of fallen fighters surround the soldiers holding out in bunkers beneath the sprawling steel plant in Mariupol in southern Ukraine, a constant reminder that their own time is running out. The bread they have left to......

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