By Griffin Mbaye, 18 Jun, 2024 / World News

Vladimir Putin's North Korea Visit Sparks Global Concerns Over Military Cooperation

Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to North Korea raises international concerns over potential military cooperation. The trip comes amid escalating tensions on the Korean peninsula and questions about North Korea's possible support for Russia's war effort in Ukraine.

By Griffin Mbaye, 13 Jun, 2024 / World News

G7 Nations Set to Approve $50 Billion Loan for Ukraine Amidst Italy Summit

At the upcoming G7 summit in Italy, leaders from seven major economies are expected to finalize a $50 billion loan package for Ukraine. This loan aims to bolster Ukraine's economic recovery and military defense against the ongoing Russian invasion. The summit will also address other global challenges like climate change and energy security, with Ukrainian President Zelensky expected to participate via video link.

By Griffin Mbaye, 7 Jun, 2024 / World News

Biden and Zelenskyy Address Ukraine-Russia Conflict in Paris Summit

President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy met in Paris during a critical time for Ukraine amid heightened tensions with Russia. The meeting followed the 80th anniversary of D-Day, highlighting the parallels between WWII's battles and Ukraine's current struggle. Zelenskyy sought greater support from the West against Russian offensives. The encounter was marked by discussions of new military aid and strained relations with Moscow.

By Griffin Mbaye, 6 Jun, 2024 / World News

World Leaders and Veterans Commemorate D-Day’s 80th Anniversary Amid Global Tensions

On June 6, 2024, world leaders and around 200 veterans gathered in Normandy to mark the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings. The event took place as the world faced renewed conflict, drawing parallels to the significance of the Allied forces' efforts in World War II. Notable attendees included leaders from the United States, France, the UK, Germany, and Canada, emphasizing democracy and honoring the aging veterans.

By Griffin Mbaye, 23 May, 2024 / World News

NATO Secretary General and Latvian Foreign Minister Focus on Ukraine Support Ahead of Washington Summit

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met with Latvian Foreign Minister Baiba Braže to discuss boosting support for Ukraine and preparing for the upcoming Washington Summit. Stoltenberg also commended Latvia on their 20th anniversary of NATO membership and its defense commitments, highlighting the country's various contributions to the alliance.