Ukrainian forces may have to retreat from their last pocket in the Luhansk region to avoid being captured, a Ukrainian official said, as Russian troops press an advance in the east that has shifted the momentum of the three-month-old war. .
The raid marks the first major incident at sea in months as tensions remain high between Iran and the West over its tattered nuclear deal with world powers. As Tehran enriches more uranium, closer to weapons-grade levels than ever before, worries mount that negotiators won't find a way back to the accord — raising the risk of a wider war.
By Arathy Somasekhar and Kanishka Singh. HOUSTON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Former PresidentDonald Trump on Friday argued the United States should make it easier to confine "deranged" people and eliminate gun-free school zones after a gunman killed 19 children and two teachers this week at a Texas school ... Read more ... .
In the field of logistics, the Eurasian Agroexpress initiative of the Eurasian Economic Commission is of considerable interest as it can provide regular unimpeded deliveries of agricultural goods by rail, he said ... Referring to Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates as the ...
UVALDE, Texas (AP) — Students trapped inside a classroom with a gunman repeatedly called 911 during this week’s attack on a Texas elementary school, including one who pleaded, “Please send the police now,” as nearly 20 officers waited in the hallway for more than 45 minutes, authorities said Friday.
Among them were soldiers as well as civilians, the head of the local military administration, Oleksandr Stryuk, said on Friday. Many people have also fled ... They are now in Russian captivity ... However, Ukrainian presidential advisor Oleksii Arestovych had already described the strategically important town as lost on television the previous evening ... GNA. .
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KYIV/POPASNA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Russian forces in eastern Ukraine captured the centre of the railway hub town of Lyman and encircled most of Sievierodonetsk, Ukrainian officials acknowledged on Friday, as Kyiv’s forces fell back in the face of Moscow’s biggest advance for weeks.
A Somali teenager accused of killing a tuk-tuk driver who she alleged had tried to rape her has been released from custody in Egypt. The 15-year-old had been held for four days after handing herself in to authorities, local media report ... She was released on Friday pending further investigation ... More on this story ... Features ... .
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Russia-backed separatists claimed they captured a railway hub city in eastern Ukraine as Moscow’s forces pushed to gain more ground on Friday by pounding another Ukrainian-held area where authorities say 1,500 people have died since the start of the war ...Russia used Belarus as a staging ground before it invaded Ukraine.
NEW DELHI... As per the norms of the urban development department, all buildings constructed from 2001 onwards on 100 sq metres or above must have a RWH system ... As B S Vohra, president, Federation of East Delhi RWAs, a grouping of 100 RWAs, said, “Back in 2012, there was an initiative to install a rainwater harvesting system in our locality ... .