South Korea scrambles jets after Chinese, Russian warplanes enter air defense zone

South Korea scrambles jets after Chinese, Russian warplanes enter air defense zone

South Korea’s military said it scrambled fighter jets Wednesday as six Russian and two Chinese warplanes entered its air defense zone without notice. Japan’s military also said it had scrambled jets in response to flights over the Sea of ​​Japan, also known as the East Sea, by Russian and Chinese aircraft. Seoul’s Joint Chiefs of … Read more

Europe’s anti-American itch – POLITICO

Europe’s anti-American itch – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. BERLIN — It’s gotten cold in Europe, the economy is tanking and the natives are getting restless. There’s only one answer: Blame America. Pointing across the Atlantic has long been a favorite diversionary tactic for Europe’s political elites when things start to get dicey … Read more

Target Crimea – POLITICO

Target Crimea – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. KYIV — In Crimea, the war is drawing ever closer, and nerves are on edge. In conversations via secure communications, people in Crimea describe growing tension across the Black Sea peninsula as they increasingly expect the advent of direct hostilities. They say saboteur and … Read more

NATO member nations reaffirm Ukraine will eventually join the alliance

NATO member nations reaffirm Ukraine will eventually join the alliance

NATO member nations reaffirm Ukraine will eventually join alliance – CBS News Watch CBS News NATO leaders meeting in Romania say they will stand by Ukraine as long as it takes. CBS News’ John Dickerson speaks with Ambassador William Taylor about how Ukraine is faring in its ongoing effort to fight off the Russian invasion … Read more

Ukraine braces for Russian attacks on key infrastructure as winter sets in

Ukraine braces for Russian attacks on key infrastructure as winter sets in

Ukraine braces for Russian attacks on key infrastructure as winter sets in – CBS News Watch CBS News Ukraine is bracing for Russia to target key infrastructure sites as winter approaches. CBS News foreign correspondent Imtaiz Tyab joins Lana Zak and Elaine Quijano to discuss the next phase of the war and NATO looking to … Read more

Energy markets facing ‘one or two years of extreme volatility’: CEO

Energy markets facing ‘one or two years of extreme volatility’: CEO

This image, from March 2022, shows wind turbines and gas storage facilities in Germany. Europe’s energy markets have experienced turbulence in recent months. Jan Woita | Picture Alliance | Getty Images The CEO of Italian power firm Single told CNBC Tuesday that turbulence in energy markets was likely to persist for some time. “Things are … Read more

Torture allegations mount in aftermath of Kherson occupation

Torture allegations mount in aftermath of Kherson occupation

In this Nov. 23, 2022 photo, Igor shows the remains of marks on his back after allegedly being tortured by Russian forces in Kherson. The 22-year-old, accused of providing Ukrainians with Russia’s military positions, was stabbed with a taser along his back for two and a half hours and then forced to stay awake, seated … Read more

NATO countries must ramp up arms production for battles ahead, Ukraine says – POLITICO

NATO countries must ramp up arms production for battles ahead, Ukraine says – POLITICO

NATO countries urgently need to boost weapons production, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba warned ahead of a meeting of the alliance’s ministers this week. In an interview with POLITICO late Monday, the Ukrainian politician said it would not be possible to win on the battlefield in the longer term without investing in making more weapons. … Read more

US Says Russia Abruptly Postpones Arms Control Talks

US Says Russia Abruptly Postpones Arms Control Talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration said Monday that Russia has abruptly and without explanation postponed the scheduled resumption of arms control talks this week. The State Department said Russia had “unilaterally postponed” a meeting of the Bilateral Consultative Commission that was scheduled to begin Tuesday in Egypt and last through next week. It said … Read more