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Airlines cancel over 700 U.S. flights as labor crunch, bad weather weigh

Airlines cancel over 700 U.S. flights as labor crunch, bad weather weigh

June 27 (Reuters) – Airlines canceled more than 700 flights in the United States on Monday as bad weather and staff shortages hit their ability to keep up with surging demand for summer travel. Total flight cancellations into, into or out of the United States as of 1:07 p.m. ET was 747, according to flight-tracking …

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Oil prices edge higher ahead of G7 talks on new Russian sanctions

Oil prices edge higher ahead of G7 talks on new Russian sanctions

Crude oil storage tanks are seen at the Kinder Morgan Terminal in Sherwood Park, near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Helgren Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record LONDON, June 27 (Reuters) – Oil prices rose in a volatile session on Monday as investors awaited any moves against Russian oil …

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G7 to hike sanctions on Russia, nears oil price cap deal, U.S. official says

G7 to hike sanctions on Russia, nears oil price cap deal, U.S. official says

SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 27 (Reuters) – The Group of Seven wealthy democracies will commit on Tuesday to a new package of coordinated actions aimed at increasing pressure on Russia over its war in Ukraine, and will finalize plans for a price cap. in Russian oil. a senior US official said on Monday. The announcement …

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U.S. likely to announce this week purchase of missile defense system for Ukraine -source

U.S. likely to announce this week purchase of missile defense system for Ukraine -source

The US and Ukrainian flags are displayed before the start of the Ukraine Defense Consultative Group meeting hosted by US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, at the base U.S. aerial view in Ramstein, Germany, on April 26, 2022. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com …

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NATO to pledge aid to Baltics and Ukraine, urge Turkey to let in Nordics

NATO to pledge aid to Baltics and Ukraine, urge Turkey to let in Nordics

three-day NATO summit in Madrid; Biden will attend Turkey’s veto on Sweden and Finland’s request is a big deal NATO to agree on new defenses for the Baltic region Ukraine aid package aims for longer-term support MADRID, June 27 (Reuters) – NATO leaders will urge Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan to lift his veto on Finland …

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Russian forces turn sights on Lysychansk in battle for eastern Ukraine

Russian forces turn sights on Lysychansk in battle for eastern Ukraine

Russian missiles attack Kyiv for the first time in weeks Biden condemns attack as an act of “barbarism” G7 countries meet in Germany KYIV/POKROVSK, Ukraine, June 27 (Reuters) – Russian forces were fighting on Monday to achieve one of their strategic objectives in Ukraine as Moscow-backed separatists said they were advancing on Lysychansk, the last …

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Russia's Putin to make first foreign trips since launching Ukraine war

Russia’s Putin to make first foreign trips since launching Ukraine war

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a BRICS+ meeting during the BRICS summit via video link in Moscow region, Russia, on June 24, 2022. Sputnik/Mikhail Metzel/Kremlin via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) – Vladimir Putin will visit two small ex-Soviet states in Central Asia this week, …

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U.S. aims to raise $200 billion as part of G7 rival to China's Belt & Road

U.S. aims to raise $200 billion as part of G7 rival to China’s Belt & Road

US President Joe Biden attends a working lunch with other G7 leaders to discuss the shaping of the global economy at the Yoga Pavilion, Schloss Elmau in Kuren, Germany on June 26, 2022. Kenny Holston /Pool via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Record WASHINGTON, June 26 (Reuters) – The United …

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Russian missiles hit Kyiv wounding five people, Ukraine says

Russian missiles hit Kyiv wounding five people, Ukraine says

Kyiv, June 26 (Reuters) – Russian missiles hit a residential building and a kindergarten in central Kyiv on Sunday morning, wounding five people, authorities said, in the first such attack in the Ukrainian capital. in weeks. Up to four explosions occurred in the center of Kyiv. A fire broke out in a nine-storey residential building …

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