After tank pledges, Ukraine seeks Western fighter jets

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine is pushing its Western allies to provide it with fighter jets, a week after winning pledges of sophisticated modern tanks to help it beat back Russia’s invasion force after almost a year of fighting. Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov was due in Paris on Tuesday where discussions about the possible … Read more

Source: Dutch, Japanese join US limits on chip tech to China

WASHINGTON (AP) — Japan and the Netherlands have agreed to a deal with the US to restrict China’s access to materials used to make advanced computer chips, a person familiar with the agreement told The Associated Press on Sunday. The person declined to be identified because the deal has not yet been formally announced. It’s … Read more

ECHR says it can hear case against Russia over MH17 downing | MH17 News

The Netherlands and Ukraine are pursuing Moscow over its pre-February 2022 actions in eastern Ukraine. Europe’s top human rights court has ruled that it can adjudicate on cases brought by the Netherlands and Ukraine against Russia for alleged rights violations in eastern Ukraine in 2014, including the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. The ruling … Read more

World War II-era map sparks treasure hunt in Dutch village

OMMEREN, Netherlands (AP) — A hand-drawn map with a red letter X purportedly showing the location of a buried stash of precious jewelry looted by Nazis from a blown-up bank vault has sparked a modern-day treasure hunt in a tiny Dutch village more than three quarters of a century later. Wielding metal detectors, shovels and … Read more

US-China tech war: Japan, Netherlands poised to join Biden’s chip crackdown – South China Morning Post

US-China tech war: Japan, Netherlands poised to join Biden’s chip crackdownSouth China Morning Post China Faces Major Threat to Semiconductor Autonomy, as Japan and Netherlands Plans to Join the Ongoing Tech Wargizmochina Dutch defense ministry wants important chip making equipment kept out of ChinaPhoneArena Dutch dilemma: Caught in the middle of the US-China tech Cold … Read more

Someone Made An Elden Ring GeoGuessr Game

Where in the world are you, Tarnished?Image: FromSoftware / Kotaku If you played Fire Ring and are a fan of the wildly popular GeoGuessr game genre—in which you’re dropped into a Google Street View and tasked with pinpointing your location—then you may want to thank Redditor u/TheEdenChild. They recently announced they’d created an Fire Ring-based … Read more

Netherlands says it will send Patriot assistance to Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Tuesday that his country plans to “join” the US and Germany’s efforts to train and arm Ukraine with advanced Patriot defense systems. Rutte signaled the Netherlands’ intentions at the start of a White House meeting with President Joe Biden. The Dutch defense ministry said that Rutte’s … Read more

Biden, Dutch PM Rutte discuss China, Ukraine at White House meeting | Technology News

United States President Joe Biden and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte have concluded a meeting at the White House, with the Russian invasion of Ukraine, protections of supply chains, and an upcoming Summit for Democracy – hosted by the two countries along with Costa Rica, South Korea and Zambia – topping the agenda. The wide-ranging … Read more

EU expands LNG imports to replace Russian gas supplies | Latest News | International News | WION – WION

EU expands LNG imports to replace Russian gas supplies | Latest News | International News | WIONWION Europe leads the pack on LNG imports as global competition for fuel heats upFinancial Times Wave of Long-Term European LNG Contracts Seen Likely This YearNatural Gas Intelligence View Full Coverage on Google News

What Australia can learn from Europe’s prosecution of returned IS wives

Their return last year sparked debate, and an arrest this week fanned the flames, but a look overseas provides insight into how other countries have dealt with some returned IS (Islamic State) wives. This week, authorities in New South Wales charged a repatriated widow of a militant for the so-called IS with terror offenses for … Read more