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Iran take on the United States in a winner-takes-all match to advance to the World Cup Round of 16

CNN — After days of political tension and off-pitch pranks between countries, the knockout stage has already arrived for the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) at the World Cup – nothing less than a victory on Tuesday will be enough when he faces Iran in a winner-takes-all match. Whichever team wins will reach the …

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Exclusive: US plans to send 100-mile strike weapon to Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Nov 28 (Reuters) – The Pentagon is considering a Boeing proposal to supply Ukraine with small, inexpensive precision bombs mounted on abundantly available rockets, allowing Kyiv to strike far behind Russian lines as the West is struggling to meet the demand for additional armaments. US and allied military stocks are dwindling and Ukraine faces …

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Zelenskiy warns Ukraine to prepare for more Russian attacks

President warns Ukrainians to prepare for further Russian attacks Said the week ahead could be as difficult as the week before Winter sets in with an energy capacity deficit of about 20% LVIV/KYIV, Nov 27 (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Sunday that Russia would surely launch further missile attacks on his country, …

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Ukraine remembers Stalin-era famine as war in Russia rages on

KYIV, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Ukraine on Saturday accused the Kremlin of reviving Josef Stalin’s “genocidal” tactics as Kyiv commemorated a Soviet-era famine that killed millions of Ukrainians during the winter of 1932-1933. ‘Holodomor’ Remembrance Day comes as Ukraine struggles to repel invading Russian forces and deal with widespread breakdowns caused by airstrikes which Kyiv …

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Putin tells mothers of soldiers killed in Ukraine: ‘We share your pain’

Putin meets soldiers’ mothers, some of whom are bereaved Putin: “Me personally, and all management, share your pain” Russia did not fully enumerate its battlefield losses Some mothers say the Kremlin is ignoring more critical parent groups LONDON, Nov 25 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin met more than a dozen mothers of Russian soldiers fighting …

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Iran beat Wales to 10 to keep World Cup qualification hopes alive

CNN — Two late goals secured Iran a sensational 2-0 victory over Wales to keep their hopes of qualifying for the world Cup knockout stages. Rouzbeh Cheshmi struck from long range to put Iran ahead in the 98th minute, while Ramin Rezaeian sealed the victory in the 101st minute to secure Iran their first points …

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Arms industry booms as Eastern Europe arms Ukraine

E.Europe arms companies increase production for Ukraine Hope to find new markets as defense spending increases Can produce and maintain Soviet-era and NATO-standard weapons Poland, Czechs among top providers of military aid to Kyiv The industry’s history spans from the 1800s to the Cold War PRAGUE/WARSAW, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Eastern Europe’s arms industry is …

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Some Russian commanders encouraged sexual violence, lawyer advising Kyiv says

KYIV, Nov 23 (Reuters) – There is evidence that Russian commanders in several cases knew about sexual violence by military personnel in Ukraine “and in some cases encouraged or even ordered it”, a lawyer says. international penalist assisting in the Kyiv war. criminal investigations. British lawyer Wayne Jordash told Reuters that in some areas around …

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Severe winter looms as Russian attacks hamper Ukraine’s power capacity

Ukrainians with little or no heating after the bombings Temperatures in several regions already below freezing point Kherson residents receive offer to evacuate to safer areas Ukrainian security services raid famous monastery in Kyiv KYIV, Nov 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s government on Tuesday urged people to save energy in the face of relentless Russian strikes …

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