Nord Stream investigation reveals evidence of explosions, Swedish police say

Swedish security service says ‘gross sabotage’ indicated Investigation shows detonations on Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines Russia says it was not asked to participate in investigation HELSINKI/STOCKHOLM, Oct 6 (Reuters) – A crime scene investigation of the Nord Stream 1 and 2 gas pipelines linking Russia with Europe found evidence of explosions, bolstering suspicions … Read more

Will Smith is on the run in Apple’s Emancipation trailer

Antoine Fuqua recently hosted a screening of his upcoming Apple TV+ movie Emancipationwhich stars Will Smith as the real-life slave who posed for a photo published in Harper’s Weekly which showed his horribly scarred back (a crucial piece of compelling evidence for anti-slavery campaigns at the time), and everyone seems to have nothing but positive … Read more

Pope pleads with Putin to end ‘spiral of violence and death’, fears nuclear war

Pope says annexation risked nuclear escalation Said he was haunted by “rivers of blood and tears” Most direct appeal to Putin since February invasion Vatican official compares it to Cuban Missile Crisis days VATICAN CITY, Oct 2 (Reuters) – Pope Francis has for the first time directly pleaded with Russian President Vladimir Putin to stop … Read more

Italian Eni works with Gazprom to resolve Russian gas flow stoppage

MILAN, Oct 1 (Reuters) – Italy’s Eni (ENI.MI) said it would not receive the gas it had requested from Russia’s Gazprom (GAZP.MM) for delivery on Saturday, but the companies said the they were working to solve this problem. . The supply of Russian gas through the Tarvisio entry point will be zero by October 1, … Read more

Iran arrests Europeans accused of playing role in unrest

The death of a woman in moral custody has sparked protests Widening of the revolt against the clerical establishment Iran accuses hostile West of stoking unrest Official says 19 people were killed in attack on police station DUBAI, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Iran, which has blamed “foreign enemies” for protests that swept the country after … Read more

Ukraine convenes emergency meeting of security chiefs, major decisions expected

KYIV, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy will hold an emergency high-level meeting on Friday where “fundamental decisions” will be taken following Russian plans to annex four Ukrainian regions, a government official said on Thursday. responsible. The Kremlin said President Vladimir Putin will sign documents on Friday proclaiming Moscow’s annexation of areas where … Read more

Exclusive: Europe prepares for mobile network outages

PARIS/STOCKHOLM/MILAN, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Once unthinkable, mobile phones could die out this winter in Europe if power cuts or energy rationing disrupt parts of mobile networks in the region. Russia’s decision to cut off gas supplies via Europe’s key supply route following the conflict in Ukraine has increased the risk of power shortages. In … Read more

EU executive proposes eighth batch of sanctions against Russia

EU states start negotiating new sanctions package against Russia 27 member countries divided over oil price cap Ukraine. Stop the ‘blood money’ flowing to Russia BRUSSELS, Sept 28 (Reuters) – The European Union executive on Wednesday proposed an eighth round of sanctions against Russia for its invasion of Ukraine, including tougher trade restrictions, more individual … Read more