EU weighs Ukraine candidacy as Russia inflicts ‘hell’ in east

A partially destroyed educational and laboratory building at a Kharkiv college struck by Russian rocket fire EU leaders met in Brussels on Thursday to discuss making Ukraine a candidate to join the bloc, a “decisive” moment likely to infuriate Russia as its forces battled stiff resistance to advance in the embattled eastern Donbas region. Western … Read more

How to pronounce Türkiye tur-key-YAY: Turkey name change

The United Nations has agreed to refer to the country of Turkey as “Türkiye” after an official request was made by Ankara. Turkey will now be known as “Türkiye” on the world stage after the country requested the United Nations for the official name change. The nation no longer wishes to be associated with the … Read more

Turkey changes its name to Türkiye after United Nations request

The United Nations has agreed to refer to the country of Turkey as “Türkiye” after an official request was made by Ankara. Turkey will now be known as “Türkiye” after the country requested the United Nations for the official name change. The nation no longer wishes to be associated with the large gallinaceous bird native … Read more

Sweden, Finland take ‘historic’ steps toward NATO membership

In a move that Moscow has branded a “mistake,” Finland has formally applied to join the NATO alliance and Sweden is not far behind. Finland announced its intention to join NATO on Sunday as Sweden’s ruling party said it backed membership, paving the way for a joint application. Less than three months after Russia invaded … Read more