December 28, 2021

‘High risk’ of armed conflict over Ukraine, Russian defense ministry warns

Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images (MOSCOW) — Russia’s deputy defense minister warned foreign ambassadors of a “high risk” of conflict between the country and its neighbor Ukraine — […]
December 22, 2021

Aid groups get greater leeway to help in Afghanistan amid famine warnings

KeithBinns/iStock FILE (WASHINGTON) — As Afghanistan spirals further toward a catastrophic humanitarian crisis, the international community is allowing greater exemptions to aid groups to try to […]