Ukraine has requested additional financial support from the European Union

Photo: pixabay.com Ukraine turned to the EU for additional financial assistance. This is a long-term macro-financial program that will ensure sustainable financing of the country for the next few years, Yuriy Butsa, the Commissioner for Public Debt Management of Ukraine, said in an interview with …

Mourning and anger amid devastation after Beirut explosion; One-third of Afghanistan may have had COVID-19; 75-years since Hiroshima bombing

Mourning and anger amid devastation after Beirut explosion; One-third of Afghanistan may have had COVID-19; 75-years since Hiroshima bombing The World August 06, 2020 · 10:00 AM EDT By The World staff A damage is seen after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, Wednesday, Aug. …

EU may ban US travelers; Latin America sees COVID-19 surge; Palestinian officials call for probe into killing of youth

EU may ban US travelers; Latin America sees COVID-19 surge; Palestinian officials call for probe into killing of youth The World June 24, 2020 · 3:45 PM EDT By The World staff A man sits on his rickshaw waiting for clients, as Spain officially reopens …

Love is blind: How Germany’s long romance with cars led to the nation’s biggest clean energy failure

Love is blind: How Germany’s long romance with cars led to the nation’s biggest clean energy failure InsideClimate News June 15, 2020 · 11:30 AM EDT By Dan Gearino Player utilities Popout Share download Listen to the story. Cars jam on the motorway A8 between …

WHO chief promises review of coronavirus response, China defends its performance

WHO chief promises review of coronavirus response, China defends its performance Reuters May 18, 2020 · 9:15 AM EDT Director-General of the World Health Organization Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a news conference in Geneva, Switzerland, February 2020. Credit: Denis Balibouse/Reuters/File Photo Share The head of …