Turkey denies responsibility for an attack on Dohuk that killed eight

Sulaymaniyah, Iraq (Reuters) – The Iraqi government will summon the Iraqi charge d’affaires in Turkey for consultations after accusing Ankara of carrying out a raid on a mountain resort in the northern Iraqi province of Dohuk, the official Iraqi News Agency reported. . Read more Turkey refuted Iraq’s allegations that it carried out a raid … Read more

Analysis: Wasted water undermines battle against Italy’s worst drought in decades

LATINA, Italy, July 19 (Reuters) – Vast swathes of land south of Rome were flimsy swamps for millennia until a massive drainage program in the 1930s turned malaria-infested swamps into prime agricultural fields. Fast forward 90 years, and where water was once plentiful, is now scarce due to one of the worst droughts in living … Read more

France battles massive wildfires, and bakes Britain in a record heat wave

Forest fires burn forests in the Gironde, southwest France UK temperatures top 40 degrees Celsius for the first time Germany and Belgium brace for possible record temperatures More than 30 wildfires destroy parts of Spain Portugal has more than 1,000 deaths from the heat wave LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) – Firefighters in southwest France struggled to contain … Read more

‘Climate change affects everyone’: Europe battles wildfires in scorching heat

Climate scientists say heat waves are more frequent and intense Hundreds of deaths are attributed to the heat in Portugal Britain braced for its hottest day ever Temperatures in Spain in recent days have reached 45.7 ° C GURT, Spain, July 17 (Reuters) – Authorities in southern Europe struggled on Sunday to control massive wildfires … Read more

Forest fires erupt in France and Spain as heat waves rage in Europe

Forest fires in southwestern France, Spain Health officials have reported hundreds of heat-related deaths UK emergency committee meeting after weather warning PARIS/LISBONA (Reuters) – Wildfires raged in southwest France and Spain on Saturday, forcing thousands of people to evacuate as sweltering summer temperatures soared and put authorities on alert in parts of Europe. Regional authorities … Read more

Russia says it is stepping up operations in Ukrainian cities

The southern city is the latest target for long-range bombing Ukraine says about 40 people have been killed in bombing since Thursday Russia says it is intensifying its operations to protect the captured area Closing the agreement to lift the embargo on Ukrainian grain exports War casts a shadow over the G-20 meeting Kyiv (Reuters) … Read more

Biden confronts Saudi crown prince over Khashoggi murder, expects action on energy

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden said on Friday he told Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman he held him responsible for the killing of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi, shortly after the kingdom dealt a fatal blow. De facto ruling. On a trip to restore relations with a country he described … Read more

Ukraine condemns deadly missile strike as war overshadows G20 meeting

At least 23 killed in Russian attack: Ukrainian officials Russia denies targeting civilians Yellen criticizes Russian officials at G20 meeting Nations pledge to cooperate in war crimes investigations VENEZIA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Senior Western officials directly accused their Russian counterparts of war crimes on Friday after Russian missiles hit a Ukrainian city far from the … Read more

The signing of a joint pledge between the United States and Israel to deprive Iran of acquiring nuclear weapons

Israel and the United States indicate unity in dealing with Iran Biden says US won’t wait forever for Iran deal Lapid suggests that the pledge is a way to avoid open conflict Iran denies it is seeking nuclear weapons JERUSALEM (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden and Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid signed a joint … Read more

Protest sites calm in Sri Lanka as president resigns

President Rajapaksa on his way to Singapore from Maldives source Sri Lanka’s interim president imposes curfew in Colombo Protesters return the residences of the president and prime minister COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s main city, Colombo, was calm on Thursday as people waited for the resignation of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who fled to the Maldives … Read more