Watch: Gunman storms Azerbaijan embassy in Iran, kills one

CCTV footage shows how a man armed with a rifle attacked the Azerbijian embassy in the Iranian capital Tehran on Friday, killing one person and injuring two. Azerbaijan ordered its embassy staff to leave Tehran and blamed Iran for what it called a terrorist attack. Photo: Vahid Salemi/Associated Press Read Next

Watch: Gunman storms Azerbaijan embassy in Iran, kills one

CCTV footage shows how a man armed with a rifle attacked the Azerbijian embassy in the Iranian capital Tehran on Friday, killing one person and injuring two. Azerbaijan ordered its embassy staff to leave Tehran and blamed Iran for what it called a terrorist attack. Photo: Vahid Salemi/Associated Press

European allies will send about 80 Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine, says Germany – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. BERLIN – Germany and its European partners plan to “quickly” send two Leopard 2 tank battalions to Ukraine – suggesting about 80 vehicles – the government in Berlin announced on Wednesday, adding that Germany will send one company of 14 Leopard 2 A6- tanks … Read more

Estonia and Latvia remove Russian ambassadors as tensions rise – POLITICO

Tensions between Russia and Baltic EU members Estonia and Latvia escalated Monday after Moscow ordered Estonia’s ambassador to leave. Russia’s foreign ministry said it had asked Estonia’s ambassador to leave on February 7, citing “Russophobia” and Tallinn’s staff reductions at the Russian embassy in the country. “The Estonian leadership has deliberately destroyed the entire relationship … Read more

Germany ready to let Poland send Leopard tanks to Ukraine: Foreign Minister – POLITICO

PARIS — Germany would “not stand in the way” of Poland or other allies seeking permission to send their German-built Leopard tanks to Ukraine, Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock said on Sunday. The green politician’s comments, those was interviewed by French TV LCI on the sidelines of a Franco-German summit in Paris, came in response to … Read more

Scholz optimistic about US trade record in ‘first quarter of this year’ – POLITICO

PARIS – German Chancellor Olaf Scholz expressed optimism on Sunday that the EU and the US could reach a trade truce in the coming months to avoid discrimination against European companies due to US subsidies. Speaking at a press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron after a joint Franco-German cabinet meeting in Paris, Scholz said … Read more

An American welcome to the withdrawal of Eritrean troops from two cities in the Tigray region

Posted in: 22/01/2023 – 15:42 US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken welcomed the “continued withdrawal of Eritrean troops from northern Ethiopia” in a phone call Saturday with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. “grant access to international human rights monitors.” . In the context, residents of the region’s cities of Shiri and Adwa, who witnessed a … Read more

China turns on the charm – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. Beijing wants to be friends again. Chinese diplomats are fanning out with a new softer message for international partners and adversaries alike. Gone is the aggressive “wolf warrior” rhetoric. Instead, a warmer tone and a promise of economic cooperation. Vice Premier Liu He took … Read more