Spain and Morocco aim to restore the difficult relationship at the Rabat summit

Spain and Morocco aim to restore the difficult relationship at the Rabat summit

Spain and Morocco hold first summit in eight years Relations long strained by illegal migration issue Expected to sign up to 20 trade and investment agreements RABAT, 2 February (Reuters) – Spain and Morocco have agreed to put aside their differences, Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Thursday, as they seek to mend a … Read more

Jamaica ready to send soldiers and police to quell chaos in Haiti

Jamaica ready to send soldiers and police to quell chaos in Haiti

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Jamaica’s prime minister said his government is ready to send soldiers and police to Haiti as part of a proposed multinational security assistance deployment. The announcement comes a week after UN Special Envoy to Haiti Helen La Lime said he hoped the UN Security Council would respond “positively” to … Read more

Ukrainian President Zelenskyy tells Fox News that the Russian offensive has already begun

Ukrainian President Zelenskyy tells Fox News that the Russian offensive has already begun

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Thursday he believes Russia has already launched its expected offensive in the east, but also noted that it is a “complicated” situation. “The situation on the front lines is complicated,” he said in a sit-down interview with Fox News’ Trey Yingst. “Russia is preparing for the rematch. We can … Read more

Ukraine warns Russia that 500,000 troops are gathering at the border for offensive

Ukraine warns Russia that 500,000 troops are gathering at the border for offensive

Ukraine warns that Moscow is regrouping hundreds of thousands of troops at the border for a massive new offensive just weeks before the one-year anniversary of the Russian invasion. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky delivered a grim message to the West on Thursday when he predicted that the Kremlin was building up its troops to “revenge”. … Read more

Putin calls on Stalingrad to predict victory over the ‘new Nazism’ in Ukraine

Putin calls on Stalingrad to predict victory over the ‘new Nazism’ in Ukraine

Russian president speaks in Volgograd Eighty years have passed since the Soviet victory in Stalingrad Putin draws parallels with Russia’s campaign in Ukraine This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. VOLGOGRAD, Russia, Feb. 2 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin summoned the spirit of the Soviet … Read more

Guantanamo detainee Majid Khan is released

Guantanamo detainee Majid Khan is released

Comment on this story Remark A Guantánamo Bay detainee, who was interrogated on CIA black sites for more than 15 years at the maximum-security facility in Cuba, was released in Belize on Thursday, the man’s lawyers said. The resettlement of Majid Khan, who signed a cooperation agreement with the government in 2012, marked the first … Read more

There have been attacks in Kramatorsk today. Here are some photos of the devastation.

There have been attacks in Kramatorsk today.  Here are some photos of the devastation.

Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, in Strasbourg, France on January 18. (Philipp von Ditfurth/picture-alliance/dpa/AP) A joint summit between the European Union and Ukraine to be held in Kiev on Friday is “a very strong signal” of support, a senior EU official said in a briefing ahead of the meeting. A senior … Read more

New Czech leader urges ‘no limits’ to aid to Ukraine

New Czech leader urges ‘no limits’ to aid to Ukraine

Issued on: 02/02/2023 – 17:02altered: 02/02/2023 – 17:01 Prague (AFP) – Czech President-elect Petr Pavel, a former NATO general, said on Thursday there should be “no limits” to military aid to war-torn Ukraine, urging allies to show more courage. Pavel, who headed NATO’s military committee from 2015 to 2018, won his country’s presidential election this … Read more

Shell’s profit in 2022 has more than doubled to a record $40 billion

Shell’s profit in 2022 has more than doubled to a record  billion

Q4 earnings of $10 billion beat estimates Shell buys back $4 billion worth of shares LNG trading key driver of profit in Q4 LONDON, Feb. 2 (Reuters) – Shell (SHEL.L) posted record profits of $40 billion in 2022, the energy giant said on Thursday. shareholders unprecedented returns. The British company’s record profit, which more than … Read more