Civilians in Lysychansk urged to evacuate as Russian forces close in

Civilians in Lysychansk have been urged to leave immediately, the Russian forces gain ground in the last remaining city Ukraine holds in the eastern Luhansk region. “Due to the real threat to life and health, we call for an evacuation immediately. The situation in the city is very difficult,” Serhiy Hayday, the head of the … Read more

Sudan accuses Ethiopia of executing Sudanese soldiers, a civilian

June 27 (Reuters) – Sudan accused Ethiopia’s army of capturing and executing seven Sudanese soldiers and a civilian, though a senior Ethiopian official denied that any such incident had taken place. Skirmishes between the neighboring countries have erupted in recent years over the contested and fertile al-Fashqa border region. Sudan’s foreign ministry said on Monday … Read more

NATO set to increase its high-readiness forces

Stoltenberg has said NATO’s updated Strategic Concept will likely refer to Russia as the “most significant and direct threat” to security. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Monday said the military alliance is poised to increase the number of its high-readiness forces to well over 300,000 as part … Read more

Wordle 373 June 27 HINTS – Struggling with today’s Wordle? Three CLUES to help find answer | Gaming | Entertainment

If you’re a fan of Wordle and have been playing since the early days, then chances are you’ve built up quite the winning streak. If you want to keep your winning streak alive, then you’ve come to the right place, because Express Online has once again put together a selection of spoiler-free hints to give … Read more

Zelenskyy threatens Belarus soldiers who attack Ukraine: ‘We will find you all’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy made a direct appeal to Belarus soldiers, who recently joined the war in support of Russia, telling them plainly that they will not live if they continue to fight against Ukraine. “Firstly, all pilots, dispatchers, mechanics, and other people who ensure the launch … Read more

Oil prices edge higher ahead of G7 talks on new Russian sanctions

Crude oil storage tanks are seen at the Kinder Morgan terminal in Sherwood Park, near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Helgren Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) – Oil prices edged higher on Monday in a volatile session as investors waited for any moves against Russian … Read more

G7 to hike sanctions on Russia, nears oil price cap deal, U.S. official says

SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 27 (Reuters) – The Group of Seven rich democracies will commit Tuesday to a new package of coordinated actions meant toraise pressure on Russia over its war in Ukraine, and will finalize plans for a price cap on Russian oil , the senior US official said on Monday. The announcement came … Read more

Vladimir Putin to Send Nuke-Ready Missiles to Belarus as Ukraine Attacks Heat Up

Russia said Saturday it planned to send nuclear-grade missiles to Belarus within months, signaling a boldness as it made gains in Ukraine’s eastern regions. Russian President Vladimir Putin made the promise in a meeting with Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, who has publicly supported Russia in its invasion of Ukraine. “We will transfer to Belarus Iskander-M … Read more

G-7 leaders confer with Zelenskyy, prep new aid for Ukraine

ELMAU, Germany (AP) — Leading economic powers conferred by video link with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Monday as they underscored their commitment to Ukraine for the long haul with plans to pursue a price cap on Russian oil, raise tariffs on Russian goods and impose other new sanctions. In addition, the US was preparing … Read more