Amazon employees strike around the world on ‘Black Friday’ | Reuters Inc. employees at sites around the world, including in the U.S., Germany and France, are expected to go on strike to coincide with Black Friday, the year-end shopping season. Amazon’s logo is pictured. FILE PHOTO: Rowin Planck, northern France, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol [ベルリン 25日 ロイター] – Inc. employees at sites around … Read more

Focus: Russian nuclear forces are nearing large-scale exercises, the West needs “precise intentions” to see through | Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has threatened to use nuclear weapons, and the country’s nuclear forces are expected to soon conduct a large-scale exercise called Grom. This leaves the United States and its allies with the critical task of knowing for sure whether Russia intends to move in earnest or if it is … Read more

Angle: Transgender minors, the number of treatments surged in the United States | Reuters

(Reuters) – In the United States, as more transgender minors identify as a different gender than they were born with, they are seeking more gender reassignment medical care. Reuters recently worked with medical technology company Komodo Health to figure out the number of cases, which until now have been estimates. In the United States, as … Read more

Angle: 10,000 kilometers from Russia to escape mobilization, men’s long escape | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – Shortly after Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a partial mobilization order over the invasion of Ukraine, brothers Timofey and Andrei from Moscow tried to buy tickets to leave Russia. But by the time they logged on to the purchase site, the prices had already skyrocketed and the few remaining tickets were out … Read more

Information Box: Q&A on Possibility of Nuclear Use by Russia | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin has repeatedly warned Western powers that any attack on Russia could provoke a nuclear response. Will Putin use nukes? How many nuclear weapons does Putin actually have? How will the United States and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) respond if Russia uses nuclear weapons? These questions and … Read more

EU incorporates Ukraine support into 2023 budget | Reuters

EU finance ministers have agreed to integrate Ukraine aid into the EU’s 2023 budget to make spending more systematic and predictable, European Commission Vice-President Dombrovskis said. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union finance ministers agreed on Wednesday to integrate EU aid to Ukraine into the 2023 budget to make spending more systematic and … Read more