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Live Updates: Russia-Ukraine War

Sep. 30, 2022 12:37 PM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — BRUSSELS — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has rejected Russia’s “illegal and illegitimate” annexation of four regions of Ukraine. Stoltenberg told reporters Friday that “his is the largest attempted annexation of European territory by force...

West rejects Putin's claim it sabotaged Baltic pipelines

Sep. 30, 2022 12:13 PM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday accused the West of sabotaging Russia-built gas pipelines under the Baltic Sea to Germany, a charge that has been vehemently denied by the United States and its allies. Nordic nations said the undersea blasts that damaged the...

Azerbaijan to increase gas deliveries to Bulgaria, Europe

Sep. 30, 2022 10:52 AM EDT

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Azerbaijan’s president said Friday that his country is a reliable partner and will stick to an agreement to double gas exports to the European Union by 2027. Speaking to reporters in Bulgaria's capital, President Ilhan Aliyev called a new gas...

Methane blast in Baltic Sea highlights global problem

Sep. 30, 2022 08:50 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists have been measuring the scale of the massive methane leak from damaged pipelines in the Baltic Sea, with the latest figures equating the levels of gas escaping to the annual emissions of some whole countries. It is believed to be the single biggest recorded gas leak...

Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused the West of sabotaging the Russian gas pipelines to Germany

Sep. 30, 2022 08:47 AM EDT
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused the West of sabotaging the Russian gas pipelines to Germany.

EXPLAINER: A deep dive into risks for undersea cables, pipes

Sep. 30, 2022 08:38 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Deep under water, the pipes and cables that carry the modern world's lifeblood — energy and information — are out of sight and largely out of mind. Until, that is, something goes catastrophically wrong. The suspected sabotage this week of gas pipelines that tied...

Live Updates: Russia-Ukraine War

Sep. 30, 2022 00:26 AM EDT

KIYV, Ukraine (AP) — UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council has scheduled a vote for Friday afternoon on a resolution that would condemn Russia for its “illegal so-called referenda” in four Ukrainian regions and declare that they “have no validity.” The U.S.- and...

NATO believes Baltic Sea gas pipeline leaks were sabotage

Sep. 29, 2022 21:01 PM EDT

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The NATO military alliance warned Thursday it would retaliate for any attacks on the critical infrastructure of its 30 member countries and joined other Western officials in citing sabotage as the likely cause of damage to two natural gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea. ...

Baltic Sea pipeline leak damages marine life and climate

Sep. 29, 2022 18:08 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Methane escaping from the damaged Nord Stream pipelines that run between Russia and Europe is likely to result in the biggest known gas leak to take place over a short period of time and highlights the problem of large methane escapes elsewhere around the world, scientists say. ...

Russia to annex more of Ukraine on Friday at the Kremlin

Sep. 29, 2022 18:05 PM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia planned to annex more of Ukraine on Friday in an escalation of the seven-month war that was expected to isolate the Kremlin further, draw more international punishment and bring Ukraine extra military, political and economic support. The annexation —...