Qatar to host indirect Iran-US talks on reviving 2015 nuclear deal

The Iranian and American flags are printed on paper in this illustration taken January 27, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DUBAI, June 27 (Reuters) – Qatar will host indirect talks between Iran and the United States in the coming days, Iranian media reported on Monday, as the European … 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 wealthy democracies will on Tuesday commit to a new set of coordinated actions aimed at pressuring Russia over its war in Ukraine, and finalize capping plans Russian oil prices, a senior US official said on Monday. The announcement came as Russia looked set to … Read more

Russia slips into default zone as payment deadline expires

The Spasskaya tower clock showing the time at noon is pictured next to the Moscow Kremlin and Saint Basil’s Cathedral, March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Grace period expires on $100 million interest payment due May 27 Some Taiwanese bondholders failed to receive payment on Monday – … Read more

U.S. confident Nato’s strategy document will be “strong” on China, official says

A general view of the White House in Washington, United States, October 2, 2021. REUTERS/Al Drago Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 26 (Reuters) – The United States is confident NATO’s new strategy document will include “strong” language on China, a White House official said on Sunday, adding … Read more

‘Surprise’ jailing in Vietnam tests US, EU climate strategy – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article WASHINGTON — The jailing of a prominent Vietnamese environmental activist has left U.S. and European climate negotiators wondering how far they are willing to go to circumvent human rights abuses in order to strike deals aimed at mitigate the climate threat. The sentencing of Ngụy Thị Khanh, his … Read more

S.Korea’s Yoon to meet U.S., Japan leaders in Spain during NATO summit

South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol speaks during a ceremony marking Korean Memorial Day at Seoul National Cemetery on June 06, 2022 in Seoul, South Korea. Chung Sung-Jun/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL/YOKOHAMA, June 26 (Reuters) – South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol will meet the leaders of the … Read more

UK, U.S., Japan and Canada to ban Russia gold imports

Newly cast 99.99% pure gold bars are stored after weighing at the non-ferrous metals plant of Krastsvetmet, one of the world’s largest producers in the precious metals industry, in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia Russia, November 22, 2018. REUTERS / Ilya Naymushin Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 26 … Read more

U.S. Treasury’s Adeyemo discussed Russia sanctions implementation in Turkey visit

WASHINGTON, June 25 (Reuters) – U.S. Deputy Treasury Secretary Wally Adeyemo visited Turkey this week where he discussed Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the enforcement of sanctions imposed on Moscow, the Treasury Department said in a statement Saturday. Adeyemo visited Turkey from Wednesday to Friday, the Treasury said, meeting officials from the foreign and treasury … Read more

U.S.’s Russia sanctions architect Singh departs as Ukraine war drags on

Daleep Singh, deputy national security adviser for the international economy, gives an update on the sanctions during a daily press briefing on the American response after Russia launched a massive military operation against Ukraine, at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 24, 2022. REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com … Read more

Iran-U.S. nuclear talks to resume ‘in the coming days’, Tehran and EU say

DUBAI, June 25 (Reuters) – Indirect talks between Iran and the United States on reviving the 2015 nuclear pact will soon resume, Iran’s foreign minister said on Saturday amid efforts by Iran’s top diplomat. the European Union to break a stalemate of several months in the negotiations. “We are ready to resume talks in the … Read more