Prince William jokingly calls group of 60-year-old women ‘rowdy’ and says he’d ‘love to’ come back to New York with his family after going for a run in Central Park (and even a rat running past didn’t scare him off!)

By Bridie Pearson-jones and Daniel Bates In New York 22:48 19 Sep 2023, updated 01:44 20 Sep 2023 Prince William won the hearts of New Yorkers and tourists when he shook their hands while on his visit to the city today. The Prince of Wales, 41,  joked to a Brazilian tourist that they had brought … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war updates for September 19, 2023

6 Hours Ago U.S. urges Ukraine allies to ‘dig deep’ on ground-based air defense U.S. United States Secretary of Defense LLoyd Austin (L) and U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mark Milley speak to the media following the 15th meeting of the Ukraine Defense Contact Group at Ramstein Air Base on September 19, … Read more

Six unforgettable UN General Assembly moments | United Nations News

Washington, DC – Since its first session in 1946, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has served as a platform for world leaders and diplomats to spell out their countries’ priorities and offer assessments of the problems and needs of humanity. UNGA meetings, particularly the general debate, have brought sworn enemies to the same building and … Read more

Sudan: Ukraine’s special services ‘likely’ behind strikes on Wagner-backed forces, a Ukrainian military source says

Kyiv, Ukraine and N’Djamena, Chad CNN  —  Ukrainian special services were likely behind a series of drone strikes and a ground operation directed against a Wagner-backed militia near Sudan’s capital, a CNN investigation has found, raising the prospect that the fallout from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has spread far from the frontlines. Speaking to CNN, … Read more

Zelenskiy accuses Russia of ‘genocide’ over kidnapping of children and says Ukraine preparing global peace summit – live | United Nations

Zelenskiy on Russia’s ‘kidnap’ of Ukrainian children: ‘This is clearly a genocide’ Zelenskiy says the world has witnessed Russia using energy as a weapon. “Now this threat is even greater,” he says. Russia is weaponising nuclear energy. Not only it is spreading its unreliable nuclear power plant construction technologies, but it is also turning other … Read more

Biden Aides and Saudis Explore Defense Treaty Modeled After Asian Pacts

American and Saudi officials are discussing terms of a mutual defense treaty that would resemble the robust military pacts that the United States has with its close allies Japan and South Korea, a central component in President Biden’s high-stakes diplomacy to get Saudi Arabia to normalize relations with Israel, according to U.S. officials. Under such … Read more