US preparing to approve advanced long-range rocket system for Ukraine as Russian TV host warns of crossing a ‘red line’

US preparing to approve advanced long-range rocket system for Ukraine as Russian TV host warns of crossing a ‘red line’

Washington CNN – The Biden administration is preparing to step up the kind of weaponry it is offering Ukraine by sending advanced, long-range rocket systems that are now the top request from Ukrainian officials, multiple officials say. The administration is leaning towards sending the systems as part of a larger package of military and security … Read more

Leading experts accuse Russia of inciting genocide in Ukraine and intending to ‘destroy’ Ukrainian people

The legal report, signed by more than 30 leading legal scholars and genocide experts, accuses the Russian state of violating several articles of the United Nations Genocide Convention. It warns there is a serious and imminent risk of genocide in Ukraine, backing the accusations with a long list of evidence including examples of mass killings … Read more

Despite pain at the pump, Americans are hitting the road | Business and Economy News

As oil prices continue to break records in the United States, putting a significant strain on Americans’ wallets and threatening economic growth, analysts predict that pain at the pump will cause some demand destruction in the coming months of the US summer driving season. Oil climbed to a two-month high on Thursday on signs of … Read more

US preparing to approve long-range rocket system for Ukraine

Washington CNN – The Biden administration is preparing to step up the kind of weaponry it is offering Ukraine by sending advanced, long-range rocket systems that are now the top request from Ukrainian officials, multiple officials say. The administration is leaning towards sending the systems as part of a larger package of military and security … Read more

Over 100 previously unknown Iron Age settlements found north of Hadrian’s Wall

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN – More than 100 previously unknown Iron Age settlements have been found during a survey of the region north of Hadrian’s Wall in the United Kingdom. The 134 sites correspond to Indigenous settlements that … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 92 | Russia-Ukraine war News

As the Russia-Ukraine war enters its 92nd day, we take a look at the main developments. Here are the key events so far on Thursday, May 26. Get the latest updates here. Fighting Russian forces are close to encircling two key towns in the eastern Donbas region with constant mortar bombardment destroying houses and killing … Read more

Former NATO general says Putin has 9-month window to win war | Russia-Ukraine war News

A resurgent Russian army has refocused its hitherto lumbering efforts to claim Ukraine’s east, making its first significant advances there in the 13th week of the war. Russian forces have re-launched offensives at three main points to surround a spearhead of Ukrainian defenders, at Izyum to the north, Severodonetsk to the east, and Popasna to … Read more

Will Turkey block Finland and Sweden from becoming NATO members? | Russia-Ukraine war News

Sweden and Finland began their NATO membership application processes earlier this month, as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan made it clear that he opposed the move. Ankara is out of step with the rest of the alliance’s member states, which back NATO expansion as Russia’s war on Ukraine rages. Ultimately, all 30 members must vote … Read more

EU oil embargo ‘in days’ as Russia flags closer China ties | Russia-Ukraine war

The European Union will likely agree to an embargo on Russian oil imports “within days”, according to its largest member Germany, as Moscow said it saw its economic ties growing with China after being isolated by the West over its invasion of Ukraine. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy told global business leaders in Davos on Monday … Read more

EU oil embargo ‘in days’ as Russia flags closer China ties | Russia-Ukraine war

The European Union will likely agree to an embargo on Russian oil imports “within days”, according to its largest member Germany, as Moscow said it saw its economic ties growing with China after being isolated by the West over its invasion of Ukraine. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy told global business leaders in Davos on Monday … Read more