Iran’s nuclear talks on the brink of crisis as they are postponed to next week

Iran’s nuclear talks on the brink of crisis as they are postponed to next week

First talks since the election of the tough Iranian president Iran demands major changes to negotiated text diplomats European officials express “disappointment and concern” Negotiations will resume in the middle of next week, envoys say VIENNA, December 3 (Reuters) – Indirect US-Iranian negotiations to rescue the 2015 Iran nuclear deal were on the brink of … 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

Large-scale Russian offensive possible in January, Ukraine says

Ukraine’s newly appointed Minister of Defense Oleksii Reznikov attends a session of the Parliament of Kiev, Ukraine on November 4, 2021. REUTERS / Oleksandr Klymenko Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up KYIV, December 3 (Reuters) – Russia has assembled more than 94,000 troops near Ukraine’s borders and is possibly preparing … 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

‘Much concern’ over Russian military activity near Ukraine, says the US top general

The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, US Army General Mark A. Milley, answers questions during a hearing in the House Armed Services Committee on “Ending the US Military Mission in Afghanistan” at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, USA, on September 29. , 2021. Rod Lamkey / Pool via REUTERS Sign up … 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

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

Man with gun outside the UN in New York surrenders to police

NEW YORK, Dec. 2 (Reuters) – A man who on Thursday held an apparent shotgun in the neck near UN headquarters in Manhattan is in police custody and poses no threat, the New York Police Department said. Live news video showed the man surrendering to police outside the fence around the UN complex on Manhattan’s … Read more

Iran is drafting sanctions, nuclear issues for European nuclear contracting parties

Iranian flag waving in front of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) headquarters in Vienna, Austria May 23, 2021. REUTERS / Leonhard Foeger // File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up VIENNA, December 2 (Reuters) – Iran has given European powers involved in its tainted nuclear deal draft sanctions and … Read more

Blinken urges Russia’s Lavrov to choose diplomacy with Ukraine or face a high price

Top US-Russian diplomats meet in a moment of excitement over Ukraine Blinken warns of “serious consequences” if Russia invades Moscow says “we do not want any conflicts” Russia arrests three suspected Ukrainian agents STOCKHOLM, December 2 (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met his Russian counterpart on Thursday to warn him face to … Read more