Belarus says it will retaliate against sanctions, facing “unprecedented pressure”

Belarus says it will retaliate against sanctions, facing “unprecedented pressure”

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko speaks to migrants as he visits the Bruzgi Transport and Logistics Center on the Belarusian-Polish border in the Grodno region, Belarus 26 November 2021. REUTERS / Kacper Pempel Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up MOSCOW, DECEMBER 3 (Reuters) – Belarus said it would retaliate after the … Read more

US, EU concerned over China’s ‘problematic and unilateral actions’ at sea

US, EU concerned over China’s ‘problematic and unilateral actions’ at sea

WASHINGTON, December 2 (Reuters) – The United States and the European Union on Thursday expressed great concern over China’s “problematic and unilateral actions” in the South China Sea and stressed the need for close contact to deal with “competition and systemic rivalry” with Beijing. The joint statement followed talks in Washington between US Deputy Secretary … Read more

Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers for grilling ex-Epstein employee who testified about underage girls

Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers for grilling ex-Epstein employee who testified about underage girls

NEW YORK, Dec. 3 (Reuters) – Ghislaine Maxwell’s defense attorneys were expected on Friday to challenge the account of a former Jeffrey Epstein employee who testified that he drove two girls he thought appeared to be minors to the deceased financier’s Palm Beach property. Juan Alessi, who worked full-time for Epstein from 1991 to 2002, … Read more

Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers for grilling ex-Epstein employee who testified about underage girls

Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyers for grilling ex-Epstein employee who testified about underage girls

NEW YORK, Dec. 3 (Reuters) – Ghislaine Maxwell’s defense attorneys were expected on Friday to challenge the account of a former Jeffrey Epstein employee who testified that he drove two girls he thought appeared to be minors to the deceased financier’s Palm Beach property. Juan Alessi, who worked full-time for Epstein from 1991 to 2002, … Read more

Reaction to Didi Global’s plans to delist from New York

December 3 (Reuters) – The following are reactions to ride-high giant Didi Global (DIDI.N)’s decision to delist from the New York Stock Exchange and pursue a listing in Hong Kong, after succumbing to pressure from Chinese regulators who are concerned about data security. Didi encountered Chinese authorities pushing ahead with its 4.4 billion US IPO … Read more

Didi Global will begin work on delisting from New York to continue its listing in Hong Kong

A sign of the Chinese driving service Didi is seen at its headquarters in Beijing, China July 5, 2021. REUTERS / Tingshu Wang Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SHANGHAI, December 3 (Reuters) – Chinese equestrian giant Didi Global (DIDI.N) will delist from the New York Stock Exchange and pursue … Read more

Victory for Duchess Meghan when the appeal of the British tabloid was rejected

Paper’s appeal against High Court’s privacy decision dismissed The British Royal says the tabloid industry needs to be reshaped Publisher says he is considering appealing to the Supreme Court LONDON, Dec. 2 (Reuters) – Meghan, the Duchess of Great Britain of Sussex, called for a revision of the tabloid newspapers after she won her long-running … Read more

Victory for Duchess Meghan when the appeal of the British tabloid was rejected

Paper’s appeal against High Court’s privacy decision dismissed The British Royal says the tabloid industry needs to be reshaped Publisher says he is considering appealing to the Supreme Court LONDON, Dec. 2 (Reuters) – Meghan, the Duchess of Great Britain of Sussex, called for a revision of the tabloid newspapers after she won her long-running … Read more

United States, allies intensify economic pressure on Belarus

Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko chaired a meeting of the working group on the completion of the new draft constitution in Minsk, Belarus on 15 November 2021. Sergei Sheleg / BelTA / Handout via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up WASHINGTON, Dec. 2 (Reuters) – The United States and its … Read more

Mexico, USA launches joint plan to curb migration from Central America

MEXICO CITY, Dec. 1 (Reuters) – The Mexican and US international development agencies will work together on a project in Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador that aims to alleviate the root causes of migration, Mexico’s State Department said Wednesday. Named “Planting Opportunities”, the project will bring together the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (Amexcid) … Read more