Russia and Lithuania, a NATO member, are clashing over Kaliningrad

A sign reading “Kaliningrad” stands on top of the southern railway station in the main city. Kaliningrad is a small Russian enclave on the Baltic Sea located between Lithuania and Poland. It has become the center of contention between Russia and Lithuania, a NATO member. Harry Engels | Getty Images Sport | Getty Images A … Read more

Why Kaliningrad, Russia’s foothold in Europe, could be the next flashpoint in its war against Ukraine

Russia reacted with fury after Lithuania banned the passage of sanctioned goods through its territory and into Kaliningrad. But Lithuania says it only supports EU sanctions and the European bloc has supported them. The dispute now threatens to escalate tensions between Moscow and the European Union, which has unveiled several packages of sanctions on Russian … Read more

Chinese police say victims of Tangshan restaurant attack are recovering from injuries

Hong Kong CNN – After days of mounting public pressure, Chinese police have finally released an update on the investigation Brutal attack on a restaurant in Tangshan But the statement did little to quell public anger or address the victims’ concerns. The assault, which took place in the early hours of the morning of June … Read more

Germany faces recession risk as Russia gas crisis deepens

Pipes at the landing facilities of the “Nord Stream 1” gas pipeline in Lubbmen, Germany, March 8, 2022. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register More Europeans activate the first phase of gas crisis plans Rising gas prices add to policy makers’ inflation headaches Slowing flows hamper efforts to … Read more

International Yoga Day 2022: It’s time to feel human again

For thousands of years, people have turned to yoga to feel fitter, de-stress and generally rejuvenate their physical and mental health. health. International Yoga Day – which falls on Tuesday, June 21 – may be the day you start a new healthy habit. The Today is set by the United Nations, this year’s theme is … Read more

Biggest rail strike in 30 years brings UK to a standstill

More than 40,000 railway workers began to strike The government is under pressure due to the cost of living crisis Trade unions say strike could start ‘summer of discontent’ LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s biggest rail strike in 30 years kicked off on Tuesday, with tens of thousands of workers walking out over a dispute over … Read more

Russia declares gas war on the European Union – POLITICO

Click play to listen to this article Russian President Vladimir Putin is playing a tricky role with the European Union — cutting off gas shipments to some of Russia’s best customers amid anger over sanctions imposed after the invasion of Ukraine. It puts enormous political pressure on governments, threatens to leave Europeans in a freeze … Read more

Russia is ready to launch a “massive” missile attack

Russia appears to be preparing to implement the expectations of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. His adviser, Oleksiy Aristovich, said via social media on Monday that Ukraine is threatened by a new Russian attack in large proportions, declaring: “All six Russian cruise missile carriers are lined up in the Black Sea and most likely preparing for … Read more

Japanese court rules ban on same-sex marriage is not unconstitutional

TOKYO (Reuters) – A Japanese court ruled on Monday that the ban on same-sex marriage is not unconstitutional, marking a setback for LGBT rights activists in the only G7 country that does not allow same-sex people to do so. marriage. The ruling dashes activists’ hopes of increasing pressure on the central government to address the … Read more

Russian emails appear to show the “network” has $4.5 billion in assets tied to Putin | Russia

Palaces, yachts and vineyards were reportedly provided Russian President Vladimir Putin Through friends and oligarchs they can now be linked to what appears to be an informal network with assets worth more than $4.5 billion (£3.7 billion). The digital paper trail appears to indicate that a group of vacation homes and other assets allegedly used … Read more