The body camera of the captive medic shows the horror of Mariupol

By Vasilisa Stepanenko and Laurie Hennant May 19, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/mariupol-medic-body-camera-036cf9f28180e9525760d68bddbe4ee4 KHARKIV, Ukraine (AFP) – A famous Ukrainian doctor recorded her time in Mariupol on a data card no larger than a miniature, smuggled into the world in a tampon. It is now in the hands of Russia, at a time when Mariupol itself was … Read more

Senate votes on $40 billion aid package for Ukraine

the scale passed the house Earlier this month, once it is passed by the Senate, it will go to President Joe Biden to be signed into law. The legislation provides funds for military and humanitarian aid, including funding to assist the Ukrainian military and national security forces, help replenish warehouses of US equipment sent to … Read more

Latest news about Russia and the war in Ukraine

The Red Cross reported that hundreds of prisoners of war in Azovstal were registered A screenshot from a video released by the Russian Defense Ministry shows that Ukrainian soldiers are evacuated from the Azovstal steel plant in the port city of Mariupol, Ukraine, on May 17, 2022. Russian Ministry of Defense | Anadolu Agency | … Read more

Biden is turning his attention back to Asia after months of focusing on Russia’s war in Ukraine

Biden’s discontinuation of two loyal US allies – South Korea and Japan – is intended to bolster partnerships at a moment of global instability. While Biden and his team have spent much of their time and resources on the Russian invasion of Ukraine, provocations from North Korea have intensified and China continues to project its … Read more

Explainer: Why is Wall Street so close to a bear market?

New York (AFP) – Bears are heading towards Wall Street. This year’s stock market slump has pushed the S&P 500 index close to what’s known as a bear market. High interest rates, high inflation, the war in Ukraine and a slowing Chinese economy have caused investors to reconsider the prices they are willing to pay … Read more

First Lady, Selena Gomez highlights youth mental health

The first lady welcomed Dr. Jill Biden with singer and actress Selena Gomez at the White House on Wednesday for a discussion on young people’s mental health in an effort to bring the stigmatized topic out of the shadows and into the light. What you need to know First Lady Jill Biden welcomed singer and … Read more