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Droughts, Ukraine war push global grain stocks toward worrying decade low

CHICAGO, Sept 26 (Reuters) – The world is heading toward the tightest grain inventories in years despite the resumption of exports from Ukraine, as the shipments are too few and harvests from other major crop producers are smaller than initially expected, according to grain supply and crop forecast data. Poor weather in key agricultural regions […]

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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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French President Macron: goal is to obtain negotiated peace on Russia/Ukraine conflict

France’s President Emmanuel Macron addresses the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. Headquarters in New York City, U.S., September 20, 2022. REUTERS/Amr Alfiky/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, Sept 22 (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron said that the goal remained in place over obtaining […]

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Analysis: As Putin escalates Ukraine war, China stands awkwardly by him

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 22 (Reuters) – Xi Jinping is unlikely to abandon his “old friend” Vladimir Putin, even as the Russian leader’s decision to send thousands more troops to Ukraine and his nuclear threats strain Beijing’s “no limits” partnership with Moscow, experts said. China will instead dig in […]

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G7 countries agree on unity in Ukraine support -Japan foreign minister

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) advanced economies confirmed in a meeting in New York on Wednesday their cooperation in extending support for Ukraine, Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi said. The statement of support follows President Vladimir Putin’s announcement […]

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Apple helps Taiwan export orders resume growth in August, outlook mixed

Cargo trucks work inside a container yard in Keelung, Taiwan, January 7, 2022. REUTERS/Ann Wang/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register August export orders +2% y/y vs -2% poll forecast Export orders from China -25.5% y/y vs -22.6% in July Ministry sees Sept orders between -7% and -9.4% y/y Ministry sees […]

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Taiwan ‘proud’ of its efforts to help Ukraine, says President Tsai

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen gives a speech at a navy base in Penghu Islands, Taiwan, August 30, 2022. REUTERS/Ann Wang Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TAIPEI, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Taiwan is “proud” of its efforts to help Ukraine in the country’s struggle to defend itself and those efforts must continue, […]

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Ukraine’s Zelenskiy thanks Nike for leaving Russia market

People walk past a closed store of the sporting goods retailer Nike at a shopping mall in Saint Petersburg, Russia May 25, 2022. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 16 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Friday he had spoken to Nike Inc and thanked the U.S. […]

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UKRAINE-CRISIS (WRAPUP 6) is incorrect and has been withdrawn

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register IZIUM, Ukraine, Sept 16 (Reuters) – The article slugged UKRAINE-CRISIS (WRAPUP 6) is wrong and has been withdrawn, because Reuters reporters did not see the bodies with rope around their necks. A new WRAPUP 6 will be issued in due course. STORY_NUMBER: L1N30M2ZS Ukrainian servicemen guard […]

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Biden set to talk Ukraine, Russia with S.Africa’s Ramaphosa

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON/JOHANNESBURG, Sept 16 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden will discuss efforts to end the war in Ukraine with South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa, who has avoided condemning Russia, when the two leaders meet at the White House on Friday, according to a U.S. official. “The goal is […]