• India says it will ban wheat exports because the Ukraine war is threatening its food security

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    India's decision to stop wheat exports follows similar decisions by other countries. Shannon VanRaes/Reuters
    India is immediately curbing wheat exports to protect its food security.
    The country will still export to countries in need at their request, officials said on Friday.
    Russia's invasion of Ukraine has caused inflation and prices of food items to soar.
    India is the latest country to implement export bans on certain foods as a result of the ongoing war in Ukraine and high inflation.
    Bloomberg first reported the news. India's Directorate General of Foreign Trade said in a notice on...
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  • Putin coup is underway and 'impossible to stop,' says Ukraine's military intelligence chief

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Russian President Vladimir Putin leaves Red Square after the Victory Day military parade in central Moscow on May 9, 2022 KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images
    A coup to overthrow Russian President Vladimir Putin is underway, according to Ukraine's military intelligence chief.
    The coup is "impossible to stop," Major General Kyrylo Budanov told Sky News.
    The Russian leader is in "a very bad psychological and physical condition," Budanov said.
    A coup to overthrow Russian President Vladimir Putin is underway and can't be stopped, according to Ukraine's military intelligence chief. Speaking...
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  • Ukraine's military intelligence chief says he is 'optimistic' that Russia will be defeated by the end of the year

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Major General Kyrylo Budanov speaks to Sky News. Sky News
    Russia will be defeated by the end of the year, Ukraine's military intelligence chief told Sky News.
    Mid-August will be a major turning point in the war, Major General Kyrylo Budanov said.
    Budanov is "optimistic" that Ukraine will recapture lost territories in the Donbas and Crimea.
    Russia will be defeated by the end of the year, with mid-August being the major turning point in the war, Ukraine's military intelligence chief has predicted. Speaking to Sky News, Major General Kyrylo Budanov said he is "optimistic" about Ukraine's...
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