Ukraine-Russia war – live: US ‘to station nuclear weapons in UK’ amid Putin threat

The US is preparing to station nuclear weapons in the UK for the first time in more than a decade amid the growing threat from Russia. Under the proposals, warheads three times as strong as the bomb which devastated Hiroshima would be based at RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk, according to Pentagon documents seen by The Daily Telegraph. These set out plans for a “nuclear mission” to take…

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Australia, Italy and others halt funding to U.N. agency over claim staff involved in Hamas attack on Israel

Several key donor countries to the UN agency for Palestinian refugees joined the U.S. and said on Saturday they would halt their funding following accusations by Israel that several UNRWA staff were involved in Hamas’s Oct. 7 attack.   The U.S. State Department said on Friday they suspended payments to the organization. The U.S. underlined that…

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Israel must take all measures to prevent genocide in Gaza, U.N.’s top court says, but doesn’t order cease-fire

In an interim judgment, the United Nations’ International Court of Justice on Friday ruled that it has jurisdiction to consider the case brought by South Africa against Israel, and it rejected Israel’s request for the case to be dismissed. The case alleges that “acts and omissions” committed by Israel as part of its offensive in Gaza…

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