China says US is sending ‘dangerous signals’ to Taiwan | China

China accused the United States of sending “very dangerous and wrong signals” Taiwan After the US Secretary of State told his Chinese counterpart on Friday that maintaining peace and stability in Taiwan is very important. Taiwan was the focus of the 90-minute “direct and sincere” talks between the foreign minister, Anthony Blinkenand Chinese Foreign Minister … Read more

Finland considers banning Russians as cross-border traffic grows

Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register VALIMA, Finland (Reuters) – Finland said on Thursday it was considering barring most Russians from entering the country as cross-border traffic from its eastern neighbor “intensified” after President Vladimir Putin ordered a partial military mobilization. Finnish land border crossings remained among the few entry points … Read more

Puerto Ricans desperately need water after Fiona’s rampage

Caguas, Puerto Rico (AFP) – More than half a million people in Puerto Rico remained without water service three days after Hurricane Fiona hit US soil, and many spent hours queuing Wednesday to fill jugs of water trucks while others took water from mountain runoff. Sweat rolled down the faces of people in a long … Read more