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U.S. EPA launches environmental justice office

Signage is seen at the headquarters of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Washington, D.C., U.S., May 10, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 25 (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Saturday launched a new office that will be focused on the needs […]

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Ukraine’s Zelenskiy says two more burial sites found in liberated Izium

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Ukraine has discovered two more mass burial sites containing the bodies of hundreds of people in the northeastern town of Izium, which Kyiv recaptured from Russia this month, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said. Zelenskiy made his comment in an interview with […]

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U.S. Congress negotiators set $12 bln for new Ukraine aid

A local resident walks past an apartment block damaged in the course of Russia-Ukraine conflict in Mariupol, Ukraine September 25, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – Negotiators to a stop-gap spending bill in the U.S. Congress have agreed to include about $12 billion in […]

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U.S. announces $457.5 mln civilian aid for Ukraine

The Ukrainian national flag is seen behind the U.S. national flag during a rally of foreign community members in support of Ukraine amid growing tensions with Russia, in Kyiv, Ukraine February 6, 2022. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 26 (Reuters) – The United States will provide $457.5 […]

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Iran summons British and Norwegian ambassadors

The Iranian flag waves in front of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) headquarters, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Vienna, Austria May 23, 2021. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI, Sept 25 (Reuters) – Iran’s foreign ministry summoned the British and Norwegian ambassadors on Saturday, the semi-official […]

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Pressing priority in Ukraine is to facilitate peace talks, China says

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS, Sept 24 (Reuters) – China supports all efforts conducive to the peaceful resolution of the “crisis” in Ukraine, its foreign minister Wang Yi told the United Nations General Assembly on Saturday, adding that the pressing priority was to facilitate peace talks. “The fundamental solution […]

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Entertainment

Netflix dismisses lawsuit against the creators of ‘The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical’

A Netflix logo is shown on a TV screen ahead of a Swiss vote on a referendum called “Lex Netflix” in this illustration taken May 9, 2022. Picture taken May 9, 2022. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 23 (Reuters) – Netflix Inc (NFLX.O) dropped its lawsuit against the […]

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Investigation chief says Russia committed war crimes in Ukraine

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Children were raped and confined in Ukraine, report says Investigators liaising with war crimes court on findings Russia has reguarly dismissed accusations of abuses Commission will look into alleged forced transfers next GENEVA, Sept 23 (Reuters) – War crimes including rape, torture, executions and confinement of […]

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Russia defends war in Ukraine as U.S., others call for accountability at UN

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UNITED NATIONS, Sept 22 (Reuters) – World leaders at the United Nations on Thursday called for Moscow to be held accountable for human rights violations in Ukraine as Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov defended Moscow’s war and accused its neighbor of committing atrocities. Addressing a meeting […]

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Russia’s Putin says Russian weapons showing ‘great effectiveness’ in Ukraine

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russian President Vladimir Putin conducts an open lesson on Knowledge Day in Kaliningrad, Russia September 1, 2022. Sputnik/Alexey Maishev/Pool via REUTERS Sept 20 (Reuters) – Russia’s President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said Russian weapons were showing great effectiveness in Ukraine and that the country needs to […]