The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) expressed grave concerns about the shelling of the massive Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant in Ukraine, saying it heightens the risk of “nuclear disaster.” Director-General Rafael Grossi’s comments on August 6 came as Kyiv and Moscow traded blame for the shelling of the Zaporizhzhya site, the largest […]
Ukraine has a “significant potential” to advance its forces on the battlefield and needs to increase the intensity of its attacks on Russian forces, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said in his nightly address on July 21. Live Briefing: Russia’s Invasion Of Ukraine RFE/RL’s Live Briefing gives you all of the latest developments on Russia’s ongoing […]
[unable to retrieve full-text content] Russia said Monday that its military aims in Ukraine have expanded beyond the industrial Donbas region as its forces launched deadly barrages over the east and the south of the country.
Singapore is setting up a facility to drive the development of digital trust technologies, such as tools to ensure privacy in data exchange and assess the trustworthiness of digital systems. Called Digital Trust Centre, the new facility would drive the nation’s research and development (R&D) efforts in digital trust technologies as well as build the […]
Ukraine’s defense minister says the country has “extremely difficult weeks” ahead, warning of major “destruction” in an ongoing large-scale Russian offensive in the east of the country. Russia “will try to inflict as much pain as possible,” Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov said on April 27, warning of “destruction and painful casualties.” Live Briefing: Russia’s Invasion […]
A campaign set up to make books accessible to all will hold its first literary festival this weekend, including a series of free events and a bookshop where people can “buy” free books. The Free Books Campaign was founded by cultural historian and researcher Sofia Akel as a fundraiser in July 2020. Her initial goal […]