Analysis: Saudi prince seeks Mideast leadership, independence with Xi’s visit

Xi’s trip comes at a delicate time in US-Saudi relations Prince seeks to navigate a polarized world order A lavish reception is expected for Xi Saudi Arabia is China’s biggest oil supplier Saudi-US relations strained over a host of issues RIYADH, Dec 4 (Reuters) – Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman receives the Chinese leader this … Read more

U.S., U.K. special envoys on Afghanistan to visit Delhi this week

The 10th Herat Security Dialogue in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. | Photo credit: Suhasini Haider Days after US and EU officials met former Afghan leaders at an anti-Taliban conference in Dushanbe, two senior Western diplomats will travel to Delhi this week to meet and brief Indian officials on the latest moves in Afghanistan. On Monday, U.S. Special … Read more

England vs. Senegal: Euro 2020 finalist faces African champion for place in World Cup quarterfinals

CNN — Sunday’s Round of 16 will feature the 2018 World Cup winner, the current African champion and one of the Euro 2020 finalists. First, defending World Cup champions France take on Poland at the Al Thumama Stadium early in the game before arguably the highlight of the day as England take on Senegal at … Read more

Putin takes war to new level of ‘barbarism,’ U.S. diplomat says

KYIV, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin is insincere about peace talks with Ukraine as he takes the war to a new level of “barbarism” by trying to turn off the lights civilians, a senior US diplomat said Saturday. US Undersecretary for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland met with President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and other … Read more

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeals US extradition to European Court of Human Rights

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is fighting extradition from the UK to the US where he is wanted on criminal charges, has filed an appeal with the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR). Key points: Assange is wanted by the United States for the publication by WikiLeaks of confidential American military files and diplomatic cables … Read more

Gaming Innovation Group enters into strategic commercial partnership with News UK

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has entered into a new commercial partnership with News Corp UK & Ireland Limited. News UK serves millions of online readers through its premium media websites, The Sun and talkSPORT. GiG and News UK will join forces to deliver sports betting and casino content, and exclusive offers to users in the … Read more

Japan VAR goal vs Spain; was it a goal? reaction, video, Germany vs Costa Rica, news, updates

Fifa have decided to explain a controversial VAR decision in Japan’s loss to Spain which effectively knocked Germany out of the World Cup. The Asian giants fell to an Alvaro Morata header before stunning Spain with two goals in three minutes early in the second half of their Group E clash. But it’s the build-up … Read more

U.S. Treasury’s Adeyemo says $60 oil price cap will limit Russia’s revenues

NEW YORK, Dec 1 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasury Undersecretary Wally Adeyemo on Thursday applauded the European Union’s agreement to a $60-a-barrel price cap on Russian oil exports, saying this was within the range of price levels discussed and would limit the Moscow price. oil revenues. Adeyemo told the Reuters NEXT conference he believed EU member … Read more

Russia accuses U.S. of direct Ukraine war role, but says it’s open to potential talks

Russian Foreign Minister attacks the West against Ukraine US and NATO arm and train Ukrainians Complains that Kyiv has become an existential threat to Russia But says Moscow open to possibility of talks Dec 1 (Reuters) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused the United States and NATO of playing a direct and dangerous role … Read more

U.S. Inflation Reduction Act ‘super aggressive,’ Macron tells lawmakers

WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron addressed U.S. lawmakers from both political parties on Wednesday and pushed back against new U.S. subsidies that are annoying European leaders, according to an attendee at a closed-door meeting. Macron arrived in Washington on Tuesday for his second state visit to the United States since taking … Read more