War in Ukraine can’t be ended by ignoring Russia, Erdogan aide says

Combat engineers of pro-Russian troops take part in an operation to demine anti-personnel landmines in the course of Ukraine-Russia conflict in Donetsk, Ukraine July 31, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register ANKARA, Aug 5 (Reuters) – A top aid to Turkey’s president said on Friday the international community cannot … Read more

Azerbaijan says it crushed Armenia attack near enclave, EU wants end to fighting

BAKU, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Azerbaijan said its forces had crushed an Armenian attack near the disputed enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh on Wednesday, prompting international calls for an end to fighting in a region that has been a flashpoint for 30 years. Nagorno-Karabakh broke away from Azerbaijan with Armenian support after a bloody post-Soviet ethnic conflict … Read more

EU’s chief executive heads to Azerbaijan in search of gas deal

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen attends the official welcome to the G7 leaders summit at Bavaria’s Schloss Elmau castle, near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany June 26, 2022. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Pool Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register BRUSSELS, July 17 (Reuters) – European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will travel to Baku on … Read more

NFL player dies in crash, ‘unimaginable’ abuse by grandparents, foam houses: this week’s top stories

article Photo collage: (Top left) Houses are being built out of foam in Phoenix. (Top right) A shooting in Phoenix killed a teen girl and injured 8 others. (Bottom left) Jeff Gladney by Stephen Maturen/Getty Images. (Bottom right) Armin and Susan Rodriguez a An NFL player and his girlfriend were killed in a crash, authorities … Read more