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US speeds up plans to deploy upgraded B61-12 nukes in Europe – media reports
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US speeds up plans to deploy upgraded B61-12 nukes in Europe – media reports

Pentagon chief Lloyd Austin Read also: EU’s adopts 8th sanctions package, Reznikov doubts Russian nuke threats, and new NBU chief nominated The newspaper referred to a U.S. diplomatic cable and two people familiar with the issue. Read also: Putin is losing, while Ukrainian forces grow in strength, NATO says According to the newspaper, the arrival...

Prince Harry’s memoir, ‘Spare’, to come out January 10
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Prince Harry’s memoir, ‘Spare’, to come out January 10

Issued on: 27/10/2022 – 14:13Modified: 27/10/2022 – 14:14 Prince Harry’s memoir, an object of obsessive anticipation worldwide since first announced last year, is coming out on January 10, 2023.  The book will be called “Spare” and is being billed by Penguin Random House as an account told with “raw, unflinching honesty” and filled with ”insight, revelation, self-examination, and...

Takeaways from investigation of Russian general in Ukraine
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Takeaways from investigation of Russian general in Ukraine

ZDVYZHIVKA, Ukraine (AP) — The carnage left by Russian soldiers on the road to Kyiv wasn’t random. It was strategic brutality, perpetrated in areas that were under tight Russian control where military officers — including one of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s top generals accused of war crimes in Syria — were present, an investigation by...

US accelerates plan to send upgraded nuclear weapons to Europe as Russia continues to threaten Ukraine: report
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US accelerates plan to send upgraded nuclear weapons to Europe as Russia continues to threaten Ukraine: report

The United States will be accelerating its plan to locate upgraded nuclear weapons in European NATO bases as Russia continues to threaten Ukraine, according to a report. Politico reports, citing various sources familiar with the issue, that U.S. officials told NATO allies during a closed-door meeting that an upgraded B61-12 air-dropped gravity bomb initially scheduled...

As the Data Show, Medical Abortion Is Safe
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As the Data Show, Medical Abortion Is Safe

In 2020, medical abortion accounted for only 31.9% of voluntary termination of pregnancy (VTP) procedures in Italy. This finding comes from the most recent Ministry of Health report on the implementation of Law 194 of 1978. Data show that Italy’s percentage of medical abortion is significantly lower in comparison with other countries in Europe. For example, in...

UN optimistic on Ukraine grain deal; Russia has reservations
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UN optimistic on Ukraine grain deal; Russia has reservations

UNITED NATIONS — A senior U.N. official said Wednesday he is “relatively optimistic” the deal for returning Ukrainian grain and Russian grain and fertilizer to world markets will be extended beyond mid-November, but Russia’s U.N. ambassador said Moscow needs to see movement on its own exports first. The deal brokered by the United Nations and...

Inside the House GOP effort to keep weapons flowing to Ukraine
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Inside the House GOP effort to keep weapons flowing to Ukraine

Washington CNN  —  After House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy suggested last week that Republicans might pull back funding for Ukraine next year if they take the majority, the GOP leader has worked behind the scenes to reassure national security leaders in his conference that he wasn’t planning to abandon Ukraine aid and was just calling...