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Wikileaks’ Assange Lodges Appeal Against US Extradition

Wikileaks’ Assange Lodges Appeal Against US Extradition

WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange has appealed to the High Court in London to block his extradition to the United States...

Amid Ukraine War, Volunteers Help Displaced People and Pets

Amid Ukraine War, Volunteers Help Displaced People and Pets

As Ukrainians seek refuge in any way they can – inside and outside Ukraine – many take their pets with...

Russia Seizes Control of Partly Foreign-Owned Energy Project

Russia Seizes Control of Partly Foreign-Owned Energy Project

Russian President Vladimir Putin has handed full control over a major oil and natural gas project partly owned by Shell...

How Elon Musk’s Starlink Is Helping Ukraine During War With Russia

How Elon Musk’s Starlink Is Helping Ukraine During War With Russia

Elon Musk’s deployment of thousands of Starlink satellite internet terminals to Ukraine has been a major help for the country in its...

WNBA Star Griner’s Court Case to Begin in Russia

WNBA Star Griner’s Court Case to Begin in Russia

The trial of professional women’s basketball player Brittney Griner is set to begin Friday in a Russian courtroom. The WNBA...

Indonesia Leader Targets Food Crisis During Russia-Ukraine Peace Mission

Indonesia Leader Targets Food Crisis During Russia-Ukraine Peace Mission

Indonesia’s president ended a trip to Ukraine and Russia saying he hoped for progress reintegrating global food and fertilizer supply...

Russian Missile Strike in Odesa Kills 17

Russian Missile Strike in Odesa Kills 17

Early morning Russian missile strikes in Ukraine’s Odesa region Friday killed at least 17 people.  Dozens of people were injured...

Mattis: Putin Goes to Bed at Night ‘Fearful’

Mattis: Putin Goes to Bed at Night ‘Fearful’

Former U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Friday lobbed insults at Russian President Vladimir Putin and slammed his invasion of...

Explainer: Why Indonesia’s Leader is Visiting Kyiv, Moscow

Explainer: Why Indonesia’s Leader is Visiting Kyiv, Moscow

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, whose country holds the rotating presidency of the Group of 20 leading rich and developing nations,...

Erdogan Warns Turkey May Still Block Nordic NATO Drive

Erdogan Warns Turkey May Still Block Nordic NATO Drive

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday told Sweden and Finland that he could still block their drives to join...

Turkey Blocks Access to VOA Turkish Language Content

Turkey Blocks Access to VOA Turkish Language Content

Turkey’s media regulator blocked access Thursday to the Turkish language services of Voice of America and Deutsche Welle after the...

NATO Ends Summit with Strengthened Posture Against Russia, China

NATO Ends Summit with Strengthened Posture Against Russia, China

NATO leaders concluded their three-day meeting in Madrid Thursday with the Western security alliance strengthening its defense against Russian aggression,...