May 12, 2022

Russia-Ukraine live updates: Kremlin reacts to Finland seeking NATO membership

YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP via Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Russian President Vladimir Putin’s “special military operation” into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading […]
May 12, 2022

Finland to apply to NATO ‘without delay,’ as Sweden mulls stance

omersukrugoksu/Getty Images (HELSINKI) — Finland’s leaders on Thursday said the country would apply to join NATO “without delay.” “Finland must apply for NATO membership without delay,” […]
May 12, 2022

Millions of lives at risk as famine stalks Horn of Africa

Sally Hayden/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images (NEW YORK) — In northern Kenya’s drought-stricken Turkana County, a group of children carried sacks of palm fruit atop their […]
May 11, 2022

European Union lifts face mask requirements for flights, airports

Stefan Cristian Cioata/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Travelers will no longer be required to wear masks on European flights or in airports. The decision was announced […]