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Biden: G-7 to ban Russian gold in response to Ukraine war

Jun. 26, 2022 04:37 AM EDT

ELMAU, Germany (AP) — President Joe Biden said Sunday that the United States and other Group of Seven leading economies will ban imports of gold from Russia, the latest in a series of sanctions that the club of democracies hopes will further isolate Russia economically over its invasion of...

Live updates | G-7 leaders plan ban on Russian gold imports

Jun. 26, 2022 04:26 AM EDT

ELMAU, Germany (AP) — The Latest on the G-7 summit, the annual meeting of the leading democratic economies, which this year is being held in Germany's Bavarian Alps: U.S. President Joe Biden says that the United States and other Group of Seven leading economies intend to announce a...

Carpe diem: In Ukraine, war turning love into marriages

Jun. 26, 2022 03:54 AM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — When the couple awoke to the rumble of war on Feb. 24, they'd been dating for just over a year. Russia was invading and Ihor Zakvatskyi knew there was no more time to lose. He fished out the engagement ring he'd bought but, until then, not yet been ready to...

Biden: Group of Seven nations to announce ban on Russian gold imports in latest round of sanctions over Ukraine war

Jun. 26, 2022 03:34 AM EDT
ELMAU, Germany (AP) — Biden: Group of Seven nations to announce ban on Russian gold imports in latest round of sanctions over Ukraine war.

Russia strikes Kyiv as troops consolidate gains in the east

Jun. 26, 2022 02:34 AM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia attacked the Ukrainian capital in the early hours of Sunday morning, striking at least two residential buildings, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko said, as elsewhere Russian troops consolidated their gains in the east. Associated Press journalists in Kyiv saw...

As summit host, Spain urges NATO to watch its southern flank

Jun. 26, 2022 03:10 AM EDT

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — While Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is certain to dominate an upcoming NATO summit in Madrid, Spain and other member nations are quietly pushing the Western alliance to consider how mercenaries aligned with Russian President Vladimir Putin are spreading Moscow's influence...

Russia fires missiles across Ukraine, cements gains in east

Jun. 25, 2022 20:33 PM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces were seeking to swallow up the last remaining Ukrainian stronghold in the eastern Luhansk region, pressing their momentum after taking full control Saturday of the charred ruins of Sievierodonetsk and the chemical plant where hundreds of Ukrainian troops and...

Russian military says separatist fighters in full control of Sievierodonetsk chemical plant, last Ukrainian holdout

Jun. 25, 2022 17:35 PM EDT
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian military says separatist fighters in full control of Sievierodonetsk chemical plant, last Ukrainian holdout.

Biden's mission in Europe: Shore up alliance against Russia

Jun. 25, 2022 17:18 PM EDT

MUNICH (AP) — President Joe Biden is out to sustain the global alliance punishing Russia for its invasion of Ukraine as he embarks on a five-day trip to Europe as the 4-month-old war shows no sign of abating and its aftershocks to global food and energy supplies are deepening. ...

With war, Kyiv pride parade becomes a peace march in Warsaw

Jun. 25, 2022 15:10 PM EDT

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Ukraine's largest LGBTQ rights event, KyivPride, went ahead Saturday, although not on its native streets or as a celebration. Due to Russia's war in Ukraine, the event normally held in Kyiv took place in conjunction with Warsaw's yearly Equality Parade, the...