Lawyers say Britney Greiner will testify at trial

“Greiner will testify tomorrow, and after that, she will decide whether or not to answer any questions,” Greiner’s attorney, Alexander Boikov, told CNN on Tuesday. Prosecutors will also have the opportunity to question Greiner. The two-time Olympic gold medalist appeared briefly in court at the Khimki District Court in the Moscow region on Tuesday as … Read more

Cutting off Russian gas from Europe hits economic hopes, and Ukraine reports attacks on coastal areas

Gazprom says that stopping the turbines will increase gas cuts for Germany The United Nations hopes to export grain within days The United States is exploring land routes after the Russian strike A fire broke out in an oil depot in the territory occupied by Russia Kyiv (Reuters) – Russia said it would cut gas … Read more

Uncertainty about the Fed rate path, the European gas crisis dominates the currency markets

U.S. dollar, euro and Ukrainian hryvnia banknotes are shown in this illustrative photo taken in Kyiv, Ukraine, October 31, 2016. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON (Reuters) – With U.S. interest rates rising this week and increasing uncertainty over the Federal Reserve’s tightening path, the dollar kept the … Read more

Pope apologizes for ‘disastrous’ school policy in Canada

MASQUASIS, Alberta (Associated Press) – Pope Francis issued a historic apology Monday for the Catholic Church’s cooperation with Canada’s “disastrous” policy of Indigenous residential schools, saying that forced integration of Indigenous peoples into the Christian community had destroyed their cultures, cutting off their families and marginalized generations. “I am deeply sorry,” Francis said to the … Read more

Russia’s Gazprom tightens pressure on gas flows to Europe

This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia increased pressure on gas in Europe on Monday in the name of Gazprom (GAZP.MM) He said that supplies via Nord Stream 1 pipeline to Germany would be reduced to just 20% of its capacity. … Read more

Gazprom lowered economic hopes after Ukraine grain deal

Gazprom says that stopping the turbines will increase gas cuts for Germany Ukraine hopes to ship grain this week Moscow denies fears that the deal could go off track Kyiv (Reuters) – Russia dealt a new blow to European countries over its support for Ukraine on Monday, saying it would further cut gas supplies through … Read more