International current affairs

Russia has announced that it has prevented an attempt to seize the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant

Russia has announced that it has prevented an attempt to seize the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant

Ukrainian forces attempted to seize the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant in an attack on the facility on Friday night, Russia's…

Gazprom: Siemens Energy ready to repair Nord Stream 1 ‘but no room for work’

Russia's Gazprom said today that Siemens Energy was ready to help repair damaged equipment for the Nord Stream 1 gas…

Israel: Concern over new rules for granting entry permits to foreigners in the West Bank

In recent months, the Ramallah office of Palestinian lawyer Rashem Kamal has been visited by many foreigners, worried about new…

Orban will go to Moscow today to ‘pay homage’ to Gorbachev

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, who has been pushed back by his European partners by increasing imports of natural gas…

Gazprom gas flows through Ukraine increased but not enough to overtake Nord Stream 1

Russia's Gazprom said it would send 42.7 million cubic meters (mcm) of natural gas to Europe via Ukraine on Saturday,…

Gazprom gas flows through Ukraine increased but not enough to cover Nord Stream 1

Russia's Gazprom said it would send 42.7 million cubic meters (mcm) of natural gas to Europe via Ukraine on Saturday,…

USA: Iran ‘forced to release’ two drones

An Iranian warship was forced to release two US drones in the Red Sea, the US Navy's 5th Fleet said…

Russia: In the absence of Putin and Western leaders, Gorbachev’s funeral will take place today

No European leaders are expected to attend the funeral of the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, to be held in…

Argentina: Mass protests in support of Vice President Kirchner a day after her assassination attempt

Tens of thousands of citizens in Argentina demonstrated yesterday Friday in several cities, after the shock caused to the country's…

UN: New special envoys to Libya and Afghanistan appointed

After months of the post being vacant, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday appointed Senegalese diplomat Abdoulaye Batili as special…