Air strikes and rocket attacks push Israel and Gaza into second day of fighting

15 dead and dozens wounded – Palestinian Ministry of Health At least 200 rockets were fired at the Israeli army Israel killed an Islamic Jihad leader in Gaza on Friday GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli planes bombed Gaza and Palestinians fired rockets into Israel on Saturday, a day after an Israeli operation against Islamic Jihad led … Read more

Three grain ships leave Ukraine; NATO chief says Russia should not win

Three grain ships leave the ports of Ukraine The first ship scheduled to arrive in Ukraine since the start of the war Zelensky says eastern fighting is ‘hell’ Amnesty International says Ukrainian forces are putting civilians at risk NATO chief warns Putin not to go further ISTANBUL/Kyiv (Reuters) – Three ships loaded with grain left … Read more

Zelensky says the first grain ship “nothing” and the economy is in a coma

Inspection of a ship carrying grain from Ukraine in Turkey The ship bound for Lebanon crosses the Bosphorus strait The shipment is the first of its kind to leave Ukraine in wartime But the Ukrainian leader says more is needed Kyiv urgently needs to ship 10 million tons to cut the deficit Kyiv/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – … Read more

Russia accuses the United States of a direct role in the Ukraine war, grain ships docked off the Turkish coast

Official says Ukraine is consulting with the US on the use of HIMARS bombers The suspension prompts the Kremlin to accuse the United States of direct involvement Ukraine’s first wartime grain export ship arrives in the Bosphorus strait US sanctions target ex-Olympic gymnast seen as close to Putin ISTANBUL/LONDON (Reuters) – Russia on Tuesday accused … Read more

The first grain ship in Ukraine sails; Grain tycoon killed in Russian attack

The first Ukrainian grain ship bound for Lebanon Turkey says more ships will follow Russian missiles bombed the port of Mykolaiv Ukrainian grain magnate Oleksiy Vadatorsky was murdered in Mykolaiv Putin’s naval ambitions include the Black Sea and the Arctic Kyiv (Reuters) – The first ship to sail from Ukraine with grain exports since the … Read more

Beirut silo collapses, repeats the shock before the anniversary of the explosion

Silos reminding of the explosion of August 4, 2020 The blazing fires have been causing tension in Beirut for weeks The explosion of 2020 is a symbol of the corruption of the Lebanese elite BEIRUT (Reuters) – A portion of the silos in Beirut’s port collapsed on Sunday just days before the second anniversary of … Read more