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Ukraine’s President Asks Davos Global Elite to Help Isolate Russia

Ukraine’s President Asks Davos Global Elite to Help Isolate Russia

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy told world leaders and business executives at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland Monday that...

Russian UN Envoy Quits in Protest of Ukraine Invasion

Russian UN Envoy Quits in Protest of Ukraine Invasion

A veteran Russian diplomat to the United Nations office in Geneva resigned Monday because he said he was “so ashamed”...

Who is Buying Russia’s Oil?

Who is Buying Russia’s Oil?

So far, Russia’s oil exports have not slowed down a bit from the war in Ukraine and international sanctions. In...

German Chancellor Scholz Kicks off Africa Trip in Senegal

German Chancellor Scholz Kicks off Africa Trip in Senegal

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said his country is interested in a major gas exploitation project in Senegal as he began...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 23

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 23

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine. The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and...

Cannes: Transylvania-set ‘R.M.N.’ Probes a Ubiquitous Crisis

Cannes: Transylvania-set ‘R.M.N.’ Probes a Ubiquitous Crisis

Cristian Mungiu’s Cannes Film Festival entry “R.M.N.” is set in an unnamed mountainous Transylvanian village in Romania, but the conflicts...

Explainer: Why Will Russia’s Ukraine War Affect Wimbledon?

Explainer: Why Will Russia’s Ukraine War Affect Wimbledon?

The usual trophies and prize money will be on the line for Novak Djokovic, Iga Swiatek and other top players...

Pope Voices Hope Church in China Can Operate in Freedom

Pope Voices Hope Church in China Can Operate in Freedom

Pope Francis on Sunday expressed his spiritual closeness to Catholics in China, voicing hope that the church there operates in...

African Union Chief Announces Visits to Moscow, Kyiv

African Union Chief Announces Visits to Moscow, Kyiv

Senegalese President Macky Sall said Sunday he would travel to Russia and Ukraine soon on behalf of the African Union,...

Ukraine Buries Its Fallen Soldiers

Ukraine Buries Its Fallen Soldiers

A sea of Ukrainian flags marks the graves of the fallen at Kharkiv’s cemetery N°18. The cemetery, at Bezliudivka, on...

Solar Crowdfunding Project Benefiting Zimbabwe’s Farmers

Solar Crowdfunding Project Benefiting Zimbabwe’s Farmers

A South African company that promotes solar power and uses crowdsourcing to raise capital is financing a solar-powered farm in...

With Roe in Doubt, Some Fear Tech Surveillance of Pregnancy

With Roe in Doubt, Some Fear Tech Surveillance of Pregnancy

When Chandler Jones realized she was pregnant during her junior year of college, she turned to a trusted source for...