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EU member gets more frozen funds released — RT World News

Brussels unblocked €2 billion after Budapest approved Sweden’s NATO membership The European Union has unlocked another batch of previously blocked funding for Hungary, citing Budapest’s alleged progress on gender equality. The decision came just days after Hungary voted to ratify Sweden’s application to NATO.  The Hungarian business news outlet Portfolio was the first to report about the release of €2 …

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Transcript released of purported German discussion on attacking Crimean Bridge — RT World News

The text in Russian has been published by RT editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan, hours after she reported receiving the recording The full text of what is claimed to be a discussion by senior German military officers on how to attack the Crimean Bridge in Russia was published by RT editor-in-chief Margarita Simonyan on Friday. She reported that Russian security officials had …

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Could AI deepen inequalities in the world? | Technology News

Doha, Qatar – At one of the world’s largest technology conferences, whether it was on the main stage, its side panels, or at the dozens of glitzy, towering company booths, there was one term on everybody’s lips: artificial intelligence (AI). At Web Summit – held for the first time in the Middle East in Doha – and which wrapped up …

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Pentagon warns of direct Russia-NATO clash — RT World News

Lloyd Austin calls for additional funding for Kiev’s war effort before it’s too late US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has warned eastern NATO members to prepare to fight Russia, claiming that Moscow “will not stop” after defeating Kiev’s forces. Addressing the US House Armed Services Committee hearing on Thursday, Austin once again urged lawmakers to approve additional funding for Kiev’s …

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Poland and Ukraine in talks on border closure – Warsaw — RT World News

Kiev has denied the claim, saying no negotiations about temporarily closing the border were taking place Poland and Ukraine are in talks about temporarily closing the border between the two countries amid a blockade by protesting farmers, Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk has said. Kiev has denied such discussions were underway. The announcement comes as Polish farmers continue to block …

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Supreme Court to review Trump’s immunity — RT World News

The move is likely to delay the former president’s trial schedule by several months The US Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments on whether ex-President Donald Trump should enjoy legal immunity in his federal election interference case, putting the trial on hold until justices hand down a ruling. The court announced the decision on Wednesday, saying it would review …

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Friendly fire targets US drone in Red Sea — RT World News

A German warship fired two missiles at what it thought was a Houthi UAV, but missed The German frigate Hessen, which was deployed to the Red Sea as part of an EU mission, mistakenly fired on an American drone earlier this week, the German Defense Ministry said on Wednesday. Berlin had previously disclosed the Hessen’s first successful engagement, in which …

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Trump sweeps another nomination vote — RT World News

President Joe Biden also won his party’s race in Michigan, despite tens of thousands voting “Uncommitted” Former President Donald Trump has scored a major victory in Michigan’s Republican primary, trouncing his nearest rival Nikki Haley. The race marks the fifth state taken by Trump, who has notched up several easy wins over a shrinking GOP field. With around 50% of …

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France creates coalition to arm Ukraine with long-range weapons — RT World News

The aim is to enable Kiev to “carry out deep strikes” amid flagging US support, President Emmanuel Macron has said France is leading a new coalition that aims to provide Ukraine with “medium and long-range missiles and bombs,” President Emmanuel Macron has announced. He has also not ruled out deploying ground forces to support Kiev in future. Macron made the …

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