NATO leaders promise Zelenskyy more troops, aid; Ukraine says it sank Russian warship Orsk

( CNBC.com ) It’s a day of high-level meetings on Thursday, with an extraordinary NATO summit taking place in Brussels, as well as meetings of EU leaders and the G-7. NATO is expected to commit to “major increases” in troop numbers along its eastern flank, with Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg telling CNBC ahead of the summit that Russian President Vladimir Putin had made “a big … Continue reading NATO leaders promise Zelenskyy more troops, aid; Ukraine says it sank Russian warship Orsk

AND IT BEGINS! China and Russia forming a new axis to challenge the West!!

For years, international-affairs watchers have scoffed at the idea that Beijing’s and Moscow’s interests would align so closely, or that they were scared enough of the United States and its allies, that they would become either formal or informal partners in crime. Thanks to the war in Ukraine, that day has arrived, and we should be worried about what that means for the New World Order. … Continue reading AND IT BEGINS! China and Russia forming a new axis to challenge the West!!

Teen boy dies in Australia after being stung by box jellyfish

A 14-year-old boy has tragically died after being stung by a box jellyfish with huge six feet-long tentacles. The teen was enjoying a day out at the popular Eimeo Beach in Queensland, Australia before the fatal accident. He reportedly emerged from the water at about 2:30p.m. on Saturday with more than six feet of tentacles wrapped around his arms and legs. Witnesses rushed to perform … Continue reading Teen boy dies in Australia after being stung by box jellyfish

The latest on the Ukraine-Russia crisis

( CNN.com ) CNN team reports hearing loud explosions in Kharkiv, Ukraine The CNN team in Kharkiv, the second-largest city in Ukraine located in the country’s northeast, is hearing a “steady stream of loud explosions.” CNN reporters on the ground also reported hearing explosions near the capital Kyiv. Putin tells Ukrainian forces to lay down arms and go home n an address early Thursday on … Continue reading The latest on the Ukraine-Russia crisis

Queen cancels virtual engagements as she is still experiencing mild Covid symptoms

( CNN.com ) London (CNN)Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II canceled her planned virtual engagements on Tuesday as she continues to suffer from mild Covid-19 symptoms, Buckingham Palace has said. The palace announced Sunday that the 95-year-old monarch had contracted the virus. “As Her Majesty is still experiencing mild cold-like symptoms she has decided not to undertake her planned virtual engagements today, but will continue with light duties,” the palace … Continue reading Queen cancels virtual engagements as she is still experiencing mild Covid symptoms

Folk singer Hana Horká dies of COVID after deliberately catching virus

Veteran folk singer Hana Horká died Sunday of COVID-19 after intentionally exposing herself to the virus in an ill-advised self-immunization technique. She was 57 years old. The Czech musician’s passing was confirmed by her son Jan Rek, who told Prague Morning that she “preferred to catch the disease than get vaccinated.” Her fatal goal: to regain access to her favorite off-limits sources of entertainment. Per her son’s … Continue reading Folk singer Hana Horká dies of COVID after deliberately catching virus