LIVERPOOL, England — Top diplomats from the Group of Seven industrialized nations met Saturday in Liverpool for talks dominated by Russia’s buildup of troops near Ukraine‘s border and what host country Britain called Moscow’s “malign behavior” around the world. The U.K. called for “a show of unity against global aggressors”Continue Reading

US President Joe Biden said the government would do everything possible to help the tornado-ravaged central areas of the country. Mr Biden has signed a federal emergency declaration freeing up funds for Kentucky, the worst-hit state. He said the storms were among the largest in US history. More than 70Continue Reading

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks about the deadly tornadoes that struck Kentucky, in Wilmington, Delaware, U.S., December 11, 2021. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters President Joe Biden said his administration is standing by and ready to do “whatever is needed” after several dozen people were killed by a swarm of powerfulContinue Reading

France’s top diplomat says that she hopes that the NATO applications of Sweden and Finland will be “ratified quickly.” ByLIUDAS DAPKUS Associated Press VILNIUS, Lithuania — France’s top diplomat said Thursday that she hoped the NATO applications of Sweden and Finland would be “ratified quickly” as the Turkish parliament wasContinue Reading