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France’s Macron does not rule out Europeans sending troops to Ukraine

Paris, France Reuters French President Emmanuel Macron opened the door on Monday to European nations sending troops to Ukraine, although he cautioned that there was no consensus at this stage as allies agreed to ramp up efforts to deliver more munitions to Kyiv. Some 20 European leaders gathered in Paris on Monday to send Russian […]

Zelenskiy urges leaders to send arms as “artificial” shortage helps Putin

Munich, Germany Reuters Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy urged allies at a global security conference on Saturday to plug an “artificial” shortage of weapons that is giving Russian forces the upper hand on the battlefield and said stalled US aid was imperative. Addressing the gathering of politicians, diplomats and military officials from around the world, who […]

Dutch leader Mark Rutte, a European fixture, to quit politics

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte leaves the Huis ten Bosch Palace, in The Hague, Netherlands, on 8th July, 2023.

Amsterdam, The NetherlandsReuters Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, the longest-serving leader of the Netherlands, shocked the nation on Monday by saying he would quit, a political shake-up that was unthinkable just days ago. On Friday, Rutte announced the sudden collapse of his fourth governing coalition due to a split over migration policy, but said he […]