Arkib Bulanan: February 2024

Explainer-What is Moldova’s breakaway Transdniestria region?

Explainer What is Moldovas breakaway Transdniestria region

CHISINAU (Reuters) – Moldova’s breakaway Transdniestria region asked Russia on Wednesday to help its economy withstand “pressure” from the Moldovan government, at a gathering of officials that the Chisinau administration dismissed as a propaganda event. Here is an overview of the region, adjacent to Ukraine and seen as a potential …

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Residents of Ukraine’s Orikhiv try to survive in the ruins

Residents of Ukraines Orikhiv try to survive in the ruins

ORIKHIV, Ukraine (Reuters) – In the shattered town of Orikhiv not far from the southeastern front in Ukraine, Svitlana, a grandmother, sleeps in the brick-walled basement of her apartment block where she lives with her husband to shelter from Russian bombs. Their hometown in Zaporizhzhia region some 10 kilometres from …

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Cop shot dead during ops in Ulu Muda Forest Reserve

Cop shot dead during ops in Ulu Muda Forest Reserve

SIK: A Special Branch police officer of the Kedah contingent police headquarters died after he was shot during an operation against encroachment and illegal hunting in the Ulu Muda Forest Reserve near here. Sik OCPD Deputy Supt Abdull Razak Osman said that at about 10am on Thursday (Feb 29), police …

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UN peacekeepers begin withdrawal from eastern Congo

UN peacekeepers begin withdrawal from eastern Congo

KAMANYOLA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – United Nations troops began their gradual withdrawal from restive eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday, handing over a base to Congolese authorities, the peacekeeping mission said in a statement. The peacekeeping force, known as MONUSCO, has been deployed in Congo for more …

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