NATO outlines climate strategy amid Russia’s war in Ukraine

NATO outlines climate strategy amid Russia’s war in Ukraine

A naval exercise led by U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa, and executed by the NATO Naval Striking and Support Forces, in the Baltic Sea on June 6, 2022. Russia’s onslaught in Ukraine is almost certain to eclipse other security concerns at NATO’s Madrid summit this week. Jonathan Nackstrand | Afp | Getty Images The super-polluting military … Read more

Former Nazi camp guard sentenced to 5 years for Holocaust atrocities

Former Nazi camp guard sentenced to 5 years for Holocaust atrocities

The man had been charged in 2021 with “knowingly and willfully” aiding and abetting the killing of prisoners at the Sachsenhausen concentration camp in Oranienburg, north of Berlin, from January 1942 to February 1945, according to the prosecutor’s office in Neuruppin, in the northeastern state of Brandenburg. He was sentenced by the Neuruppin Regional Court … Read more

The AP Interview: Spanish PM says NATO summit to show unity

The AP Interview: Spanish PM says NATO summit to show unity

MADRID (AP) — Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez said the NATO summit in Madrid this week aims to showcase the Western allies’ united front in defense of democratic values in the face of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, while increasing the bloc’s deterrence capabilities. In an interview with The Associated Press a day before the summit … Read more

Russia bans Biden’s wife, daughter from entry

Russia bans Biden’s wife, daughter from entry

MOSCOW — Russia on Tuesday announced that it was banning the wife and daughter of President Joe Biden from entering the country, in response to widening sanctions against Russia. The Foreign Ministry said 25 names were being added to the country’s “stop list” including Biden’s wife Jill and daughter Ashley. It also banned entry to … Read more

Premarket stocks: Russia’s last default sparked a crisis. This time is different

Premarket stocks: Russia’s last default sparked a crisis. This time is different

But to put the event in context, we don’t need to go as far back as 1918. Instead, we can look to 1998. That’s the year Russia defaulted on ruble-denominated bonds, triggering a “Moscow meltdown” that infected markets around the globe. Quick rewind: In August 1998following years of upheaval after the fall of the Soviet … Read more

Colombia Truth Commission Report: Live Updates

Colombia Truth Commission Report: Live Updates

A rebel group reacting to the overflight of an aircraft during a patrol in 2016.Credit…Federico Rios The United States believed that the Colombian military was behind a wave of assassinations of leftist activists and yet spent the next two decades deepening its relationship with the Colombian armed forces, newly released documents show. The Central Intelligence … Read more

Maastricht Tefaf raid: Bizarre daylight attack targets art fair – BBC

Maastricht Tefaf raid: Bizarre daylight attack targets art fair – BBC

Maastricht Tefaf raid: Bizarre daylight attack targets art fair  BBC Tefaf Maastricht fair evacuated after attempted armed robbery  Art Newspaper Armed Suspects Smashed a Jewelry Display at TEFAF Using a Mallet Before Jetting Off in Broad Daylight in a Getaway Car  artnet News Police: Armed robbery at Dutch art fair, 4 suspects hunted  WSB Atlanta Armed Robbers Break Into … Read more