China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

Flags of Taiwan and USA are placed for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TAIPEI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – China’s military carried out “combat readiness” patrols in the Strait of Taiwan on Friday as a … Read more

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

China conducted ‘combat readiness patrol’ when US lawmakers visited Taipei

Flags of Taiwan and USA are placed for a meeting in Taipei, Taiwan March 27, 2018. REUTERS / Tyrone Siu / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up TAIPEI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – China’s military carried out “combat readiness” patrols in the Strait of Taiwan on Friday as a … Read more

India is ready to resume overseas flights, tightens screening for new COVID-19 variant

India is ready to resume overseas flights, tightens screening for new COVID-19 variant

NEW DELHI, November 26 (Reuters) – India said on Friday it would resume international passenger flights from mid-December with COVID-19-linked curbs for “vulnerable” countries, and ordered stricter border screening as fears of a new coronavirus variant spread globally. The Federal Ministry of Health said reports of mutations in the variant, identified as B.1.1.529, had “serious … Read more

Italy, France deepen strategic ties, while Merkel’s exit tests Europe

Italy, France deepen strategic ties, while Merkel’s exit tests Europe

France, Italy seal the pact on closer economic, other ties Coincides with shift change in Germany No reorientation of Paris’ priorities, Macron says Testy relations were improved after Draghi became Italian Prime Minister ROM, November 26 (Reuters) – Italy and France on Friday signed a treaty to strengthen bilateral ties and strengthen their coordination within … Read more

‘Go through. Go, ‘Lukashenko told migrants at the Polish border

‘Go through.  Go, ‘Lukashenko told migrants at the Polish border

Lukashenko says he will not force migrants to return home Two flights with returned migrants arrive in Iraq Two more flights are scheduled for 26-27. November Poland reports unrest in detention centers BRUZGI, Belarus / MOSCOW, November 26 (Reuters) – Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko told migrants stranded on the border with Poland on Friday that … Read more

Zelenskiy says Ukraine is thwarting coup plots involving Russians; The Kremlin denies the role

Zelenskiy says Ukraine is thwarting coup plots involving Russians;  The Kremlin denies the role

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy attends news briefing following Ukraine-EU summit in Kiev, Ukraine on 12 October 2021. REUTERS / Valentyn Ogirenko / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up KYIV, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Friday that Ukraine had unveiled a plan to overthrow his … Read more

The German Air Force will transfer COVID patients as some hospitals were overwhelmed

The German Air Force will transfer COVID patients as some hospitals were overwhelmed

Police officers walk along a street with pubs while checking the protocol for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Dresden, Germany, 23 November 2021. REUTERS / Matthias Rietschel Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up BERLIN, November 26 (Reuters) – Germany prepared its air force to transfer COVID-19 patients from overwhelmed hospitals in … Read more

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister in the front line with the army in the Afar region – state-affiliated television

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister in the front line with the army in the Afar region – state-affiliated television

NAIROBI, November 26 (Reuters) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is at the forefront of the army fighting rebel Tigrayan forces in the northeastern Afar region, state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting reported on Friday. Abiy was wearing military fatigue and spoke to the television station in Afaan Oromo and Amharic language, according to the broadcast. Reuters could … Read more

Tesla withdraws the application for state aid for the German battery plant

Tesla withdraws the application for state aid for the German battery plant

A view shows the entrance to the construction site of the future Tesla Gigafactory in Gruenheide near Berlin, Germany, on August 12, 2021. REUTERS / Hannibal Hanschke / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up BERLIN, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) has withdrawn its state aid application for … Read more

France’s Macron tells Britain to ‘take it’ seriously with the Channel’s migrant crisis

France’s Macron tells Britain to ‘take it’ seriously with the Channel’s migrant crisis

Britain wants joint patrols, calls on France to take migrants back Macron says Johnson’s letter is not serious Britain and France are to blame for the deaths of 27 migrants at sea PARIS, November 26 (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron told Britain on Friday that it was necessary to “take it seriously” or remain … Read more