Aircraft preventing wildfires in Greece crashes with two folks on board

(1/5)A Turkish firefighting aircraft flies over a forest fireplace on the island of Rhodes, Greece, July 24, 2023. Turkey’s Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry/Handout through REUTERS Aircraft preventing fires on Evia island crashes Extra flights because of the return of vacationers from Rhodes The prosecutor opens an investigation into the reason for the fires State … Read more

Vacationers have returned dwelling as wildfires rage throughout the Greek islands

Forest fires burn throughout seventh day in Rhodes, excessive danger of latest outbreaks Practically 1,500 vacationers have returned dwelling, principally to the UK, Germany and Italy Vacationers spend the night time on the airport flooring Evacuation to Corfu, however some return to lodges RHODES, Greece, July 24 (Reuters) – Tour operators have flown dwelling almost … Read more

Rhodes fireplace forces hundreds to evacuate, vacationers flee

Greece brings 19,000 individuals to security, some by boat Vacationers flee lodges at evening, collect on seashores Tour operators cancel flights to Rhodes Local weather change exacerbates warmth waves ATHENS, July 23 (Reuters) – 1000’s of vacationers and residents fleeing a fireplace in Rhodes crammed into colleges and shelters on Sunday, and plenty of had … Read more

Zelenskiy sacks Ukraine’s ambassador to UK after criticism

(1/2)Ukraine’s Ambassador to Britain Vadym Prystaiko arrives for a radio interview in Westminster, London, Britain April 8, 2022. REUTERS/Tom Nicholson/File Picture KYIV, July 21 (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelenskiy sacked Vadym Prystaiko as Ukraine’s ambassador to Britain on Friday, days after the envoy publicly criticized the president. A presidential order, which mentioned Prystaiko had additionally … Read more

UK Prime Minister Sunak avoids erasure in key native elections

(1/3)Britain’s Prime Minister Rishi Sunak appears to be like on outdoors Quantity 10 Downing Avenue, in London, Britain January 25, 2023. REUTERS/Toby Melville Surprising Tory win in ex-PM Johnson’s former seat Labor overthrows giant majority in one other vote Votes seen as take a look at of public assist forward of normal election LONDON, July … Read more

Victoria’s Australia pull out of 2026 Commonwealth Video games resulting from value considerations

MELBOURNE, July 18 (Reuters) – The Australian state of Victoria is not going to host the 2026 Commonwealth Video games resulting from deliberate value overruns, casting doubt on the way forward for the quadrennial multi-sport occasion. Victoria Premier Dan Andrews mentioned the price of the Video games, which have been to be held at 4 … Read more

Extra Britons than ever say Brexit was a nasty alternative: YouGov survey

LONDON, July 18 (Reuters) – The proportion of Britons who assume Brexit was a mistake hit a brand new excessive this month, a YouGov pollster survey confirmed on Tuesday. With little financial profit to indicate for the June 2016 vote to go away the European Union, 57% of Britons mentioned the choice to go away … Read more

New Zealand PM says Pacific area much less safe as a consequence of China assertion

AUCKLAND, July 17 (Reuters) – The Pacific area is changing into extra contested and fewer safe as China turns into extra assertive, New Zealand Prime Minister Chris Hipkins stated on Monday, stressing the necessity for the nation to work with like-minded companions whereas persevering with to have interaction with Beijing. . China’s rise and the … Read more

Dying of actress and singer Jane Birkin, France loses an “icon”

PARIS, July 16 (Reuters) – British-born actress and singer Jane Birkin, a wild little one of the Sixties who turned a beloved determine in France, has died in Paris on the age of 76. France’s tradition ministry stated the nation had misplaced a “timeless French-speaking icon”. Native media reported that she was discovered lifeless at … Read more

UN asks Putin to increase Black Sea grains deal in alternate for SWIFT entry – sources

UNITED NATIONS, July 12 (Reuters) – UN Secretary-Basic Antonio Guterres has supplied Russian President Vladimir Putin to increase a deal permitting the secure export of grain to the Black Sea from Ukraine in alternate for connecting from a subsidiary of the Russian Agricultural Financial institution to the SWIFT worldwide fee system, sources advised Reuters. Russia … Read more