G20, APEC, ASEAN: World leaders conclude three summits in Asia — with Russia firmly on the sidelines

Bangkok, Thailand CNN  —  The three main summits of world leaders that occurred throughout Asia up to now week have made one factor clear: Vladimir Putin is now sidelined on the world stage. Putin, whose assault on Ukraine over the previous 9 months has devastated the European nation and roiled the worldwide financial system, declined … Read more

Polish president says ‘no indication’ missile in Poland was deliberate assault

Bali, Indonesia CNN  —  Polish President Andrzej Duda stated the missile that killed two individuals in jap Poland on Tuesday was doubtless fired by Ukrainian forces defending towards a wave of Russian missile strikes, and that the incident seemed to be an accident. “There isn’t any indication that this was an intentional assault on Poland. … Read more

G20 Summit: Biden says allies working in ‘whole unanimity’ after Russian-made missile falls on Poland, killing 2

CNN  —  US President Joe Biden emerged from an emergency assembly with high allies throughout his remaining day on the G20 in Indonesia promising to “work out precisely what occurred” after a Russian-made missile fell contained in the borders of a NATO ally. “We agreed to assist Poland’s investigations into the explosion in rural Poland … Read more

Wave of Russian missiles hit Ukraine after Zelensky outlines circumstances for peace at G20 summit

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN  —  Russia launched its greatest wave of missile assaults on Ukrainian cities in additional than a month on Tuesday – hours after Ukrainian President Volodymr Zelensky proposed a peace plan in entrance of world leaders on the G20 summit in Indonesia. Air raid sirens sounded out throughout Ukraine shortly after its chief … Read more

Biden aims to assert American leadership abroad at UN climate summit and G20

Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt CNN  —  It’s a story President Joe Biden tells at nearly every opportunity: last year, meeting his new counterparts at his first international summit, he proudly informed them, “America is back.” “For how long?” one of them asked. As Biden departs this week for a weeklong around-the-world trip, the question still … Read more

Putin will not attend G20 summit in person, Russian embassy says

Hong Kong CNN  —  Russian President Vladimir Putin will not attend in person a summit of leaders from the Group of 20 nations in Bali next week, the Russian embassy in Indonesia told CNN on Thursday. Putin will be represented by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, said Yulia Tomskaya, the chief of protocol at the … Read more