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Moscow (The Times Groupe)- Russia has earned billions from energy exports as Russian fossil fuel exports totaled $98 billion during the first 100 days of invasion of Ukraine, most of it going to the European Union.
Tehran (The Times Groupe)- Russian troops have destroyed a bridge connecting the embattled Ukrainian city of Sievierodonetsk with another city across the river, cutting off a possible evacuation route for civilians, local officials said on Sunday.
Washington (The Times Groupe)- The United States will stand by its friends as China asserts its territorial claims more forcefully and aggressively, the country's defense chief Lloyd Austin said on Saturday.
Moscow (The Times Groupe)- The Russian foreign ministry said on Friday that Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov met with U.S. ambassador John Sullivan.
Moscow (The Times Groupe)- The Russian central bank cut its key interest rate by 150 basis points to 9.5% in June, bringing borrowing costs back to levels before the war in Ukraine.
Washington (The Times Groupe)- The U.S. annual inflation hit 8.6% in May, the highest level since December 1981, official data showed on Friday.
Ankara (The Times Groupe)- The Chinese and the U.S. defense chiefs will meet for the first time in person on Friday in Singapore.
Huston (The Times Groupe)- Echoing US President Joe Biden's desire to raise the age for buying semiautomatic weapons from 18 to 21, New York raised that age to 21 on Monday.
Washington (The Times Groupe)- The United States capital Washington, D.C. on Sunday confirmed its first case of Monkeypox, a viral illness that can spread through direct contact with bodily fluids or Monkeypox lesions.
Philadelphia (The Times Groupe)- Three people have been killed and 11 others injured in the US city of Philadelphia after multiple shooters opened fire on a crowd on a busy street.
Washington (The Times Groupe)- The Federal Reserve is on track to continue tightening monetary policy despite recession concerns.
New York (The Times Groupe)- US stock markets opened lower on Friday despite higher job gains in May than expected.
Brussels (The Times Groupe)- As the war in Ukraine continues, the European Union adopted its sixth sanctions package against Russia on Friday.
Washington (The Times Groupe)- The US announced sweeping new sanctions against Russia on Thursday, hitting a variety of individuals and entities, including four yachts linked to Russian President Vladimir Putin.