Posts by Newsmaker

Is Russia’s Putin a Rash Gambler or Calculating Risk-Taker?

Is Russia’s Putin a Rash Gambler or Calculating Risk-Taker?

Russian officials have said they don’t need peace at any cost, but what price are they prepared to pay for...

Leaders in Europe, Israel Mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Leaders in Europe, Israel Mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Nations throughout Europe on Thursday marked International Holocaust Remembrance Day, a global event to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust....

Ukrainian Serviceman Kills 4 Fellow Soldiers, 1 Civilian 

Ukrainian Serviceman Kills 4 Fellow Soldiers, 1 Civilian 

A member of Ukraine’s National Guard on Thursday opened fire on his fellow soldiers, killing five people and wounding five...

Ukraine Expects Continued Diplomatic Efforts to Address Russia Conflict

Ukraine Expects Continued Diplomatic Efforts to Address Russia Conflict

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said Thursday Ukraine is not planning any offensive actions and that he expects diplomatic efforts...

Prince Andrew Renews Attempt to Get Giuffre Suit Dismissed

Prince Andrew Renews Attempt to Get Giuffre Suit Dismissed

Prince Andrew’s lawyers asked a U.S. court again Wednesday to throw out a lawsuit accusing him of sexual abuse, citing...

Australia Offers Gas to Europe as Russia-Ukraine Tensions Mount

Australia Offers Gas to Europe as Russia-Ukraine Tensions Mount

Australia has offered to provide additional liquefied natural gas to Europe, should Russia decide to cut off energy supplies as...

US to Russia: No Change on NATO, Ukraine

US to Russia: No Change on NATO, Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken says the ball is now in Russia’s court after the U.S. hand delivered its...

State Department Recap: January 20-26, 2022 

State Department Recap: January 20-26, 2022 

Here’s a look at what U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and other top diplomats have been doing this week: US, Russia, Ukraine Following consultations with...

UK Police Arrest 2 More in Texas Synagogue Attack

UK Police Arrest 2 More in Texas Synagogue Attack

British police said Wednesday they were holding two more men in connection with an armed hostage-taking at a Texas synagogue...

US Responds to Russia’s Security Demands, Renewing Call for Diplomacy

US Responds to Russia’s Security Demands, Renewing Call for Diplomacy

The United States and NATO have provided written responses to Moscow, addressing Russia’s renewed security demands, following consultations with various...

Ex-Irish Soldier Justified Jihad Before Joining IS, Witness Says

Ex-Irish Soldier Justified Jihad Before Joining IS, Witness Says

A former Irish army soldier justified jihad suicide bombings while attending a mosque in Ireland before she joined the Islamic...

Global Corruption Seen Rising Amid ‘Democratic Decline’

Global Corruption Seen Rising Amid ‘Democratic Decline’

The fight against corruption has stagnated amid human rights abuses and democratic declines in all regions of the world, according...