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War in Ukraine was ‘chosen by one man’, accuses Biden
The US president accused Russia of “shamelessly” violating the UN charter, considering that the conflict in Ukraine was “chosen by one man”. Before the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN), US President Joe Biden began by highlighting the “great revolutions” of the last year, including the “growing food crisis”,
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NATO criticizes ‘dangerous’ nuclear rhetoric and speaks of miscalculation
NATO Secretary General indicates that Putin’s mobilization announcement shows that the war is not going “in accordance” with the Russian leader’s plans. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg criticized, this Wednesday, the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin, for using “dangerous and reckless” nuclear rhetoric and considered that the military mobilization announced
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Pope warns of ‘domino effect’ of conflicts
Pope Francis warned on Thursday of the “domino effect” of military conflicts on international relations as he closed an interfaith congress in Kazakhstan, at which spiritual leaders called for “dialogue” with world leaders. “Peace is urgent because any military conflict or focus of tension and confrontation today can only have
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Blinken marks 100 days of war in Ukraine by asking Putin to end the conflict
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken marked Russia’s 100-day war in Ukraine by asking Vladimir Putin to “immediately end the conflict”. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday marked Russia’s 100-day war in Ukraine by asking Russian President Vladimir Putin to “immediately cease the conflict, suffering and global unrest
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Biden and Bolsonaro to discuss risk of military coup in Brazil
US and Brazilian presidents meet at the Summit of the Americas (to be held from June 6 to 10) after the White House told Planalto that it will not accept a challenge to the results of the polls, in the October presidential elections in Brazil. The risk of Jair Bolsonaro
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Joe Biden arrived in Japan to strengthen alliances against China
US President Joe Biden arrived in Japan this Sunday after visiting South Korea. This Monday, Tokyo is set to host the launch of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework, a regional cooperation initiative aimed at boosting trade between the United States and the region in what is seen as an attempt to
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US prepares to ease some economic sanctions against Venezuela
The US government is preparing to ease some economic sanctions on Venezuela, a move is seen as an attempt to encourage the resumption of negotiations between the US-backed opposition and the government of President Nicolás Maduro. The changes, which will be limited, will allow Chevron to negotiate its license with
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Germany and Denmark call for rapid NATO enlargement
Germany and Denmark reiterated today the need for “fast access” for Finland and Sweden to NATO, due to the security situation related to the war in Ukraine, which they considered “dramatic”. The head of German diplomacy, Annalena Baerbock, expressed in a joint press conference with her Danish counterpart, Jeppe Kofod,
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EU and US show willingness to join in trade against China and Russia
The European Union (EU) and the United States took advantage of new informal trade talks today in Saclay, near Paris, to show their willingness to unite in the face of China and Russia. US and EU administration officials, meeting within the framework of the Trade and Technology Council (TTC), underlined
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Sweden sends diplomats to Turkey
Sweden will send diplomats to Turkey to discuss its plans to join NATO, Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist said. Turkey was against Finland and Sweden joining the Atlantic alliance, with Erdogan defending that “Scandinavian countries are residential for terrorist organizations”. “We will send a group of diplomats to meet and have
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Pentagon calls for immediate ceasefire in talks with Russian defense
US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on Friday asked his Russian counterpart Sergei Shoigu for an “immediate” ceasefire in Ukraine, in the first telephone conversation between the two since the start of the war, he said. the Pentagon. Austin “urged an immediate ceasefire in Ukraine and stressed the importance of maintaining
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US Republican Party leader meets Zelensky in Kiev
A delegation of the Republican Party, in the opposition in the United States, led by its leader in the Senate, Mitch McConnell, met this Saturday in Kyiv with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to express support for Ukraine in the war against Russia. A video released by the Ukrainian Presidency shows
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