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Medvedev: Russia will achieve its aims in Ukraine

Dmitry Medvedev, Deputy Chairman of Russia’s Security Council, delivers a speech during a ceremony marking Shipbuilder’s Day in Saint Petersburg, Russia June 29, 2022. Sputnik/Valentin Yegorshin/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Aug 8 (Reuters) – One of President Vladimir Putin’s closest allies said on Monday that Russia would […]

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Norway Considers Limiting Electricity Exports To Prevent Domestic Crunch | OilPrice.com

Norway may soon introduce a rule to reduce its vast electricity exports if levels at reservoirs for hydropower generation drop to critically low levels in a bid to prevent power shortages and further rises in energy bills domestically. Norway’s Energy Minister Terje Aasland told Norwegian media, as quoted by Bloomberg, that the government could introduce […]

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Goldman Sachs doesn’t see nuclear as a transformational technology for the future

A nuclear power plant photographed in Germany, on August 4, 2022. Discussions about nuclear’s role in Europe’s biggest economy have been thrown into sharp relief following Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine in February. Lennart Preiss | Getty Images News | Getty Images Nuclear has a role to play in the years ahead but it should […]

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Zelenskiy seeking ‘direct talks’ with China’s Xi to help end Ukraine war- SCMP

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky gives a press conference at the end of an EU-Ukraine Summit at the European Council in Brussels, Belgium, October 6, 2020. Stephanie Lecocq/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 4 (Reuters) – Ukraine is seeking an opportunity to speak “directly” with Chinese leader Xi Jinping […]

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France to donate mobile DNA lab to Ukraine- Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron welcomes Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (not seen) at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, July 22, 2022. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, Aug 1 (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday France was determined to make sure war crimes by Russian forces […]

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Ukraine appoints anti-corruption prosecutor, vows to meet EU entry demands

KYIV, July 28 (Reuters) – Ukraine appointed experienced investigator Oleksandr Klymenko as the head of its Specialised Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’s Office on Thursday, answering a European Union request as it seeks EU membership. President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said new Prosecutor General Andriy Kostin had signed off on Klymenko’s appointment after the investigator was chosen by a special […]

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Explainer: Blood, treasure and chaos: the cost of Russia’s war in Ukraine

A rescuer walks among debris at a site of a residential area destroyed by a Russian military strike, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in the town of Toretsk, Donetsk region, Ukraine July 27, 2022. Press service of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register […]

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Ukraine says Russia increased gas pipeline pressure without prior notice

The logo of Gazprom is seen on the facade of a business centre in Saint Petersburg, Russia, March 31, 2022. REUTERS/Reuters photographer Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 26 (Reuters) – Russian gas giant Gazprom (GAZP.MM) has sharply increased pressure in the pipeline that delivers Russian gas to Europe without prior […]

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Ukraine says 18 medics killed, hundreds of facilities damaged since invasion

A damaged operating theatre is seen in a hospital in Trostyanets which staff said Russian troops attacked with tanks during their occupation of the town, Ukraine, March 30, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, July 24 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s health ministry said at least 18 medical personnel had […]

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Hungary’s Orban calls for new EU strategy on Ukraine war, says sanctions failed

Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban arrives for the European Union leaders summit, as EU’s leaders attempt to agree on Russian oil sanctions in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, in Brussels, Belgium May 30, 2022. REUTERS/Johanna Geron Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUDAPEST, July 23 (Reuters) – The European Union needs […]