‘We’re a nanosecond away’ from a ‘nuclear crisis’ if Putin hits distribution points

‘We’re a nanosecond away’ from a ‘nuclear crisis’ if Putin hits distribution points

Curtin University Political Analyst Professor Joe Siracusa says “we’re about a nanosecond away” from a “nuclear crisis” if Russian President Vladimir Putin decides to hit distribution points on the Polish border. “That is – take out American military stuff before it gets to Ukraine,” Professor Siracusa told Sky News Australia. “So, we’re very, very close.” … Read more

Australian govt plan to retrieve families trapped in Syrian detention camps – Sky News Australia

Australian govt plan to retrieve families trapped in Syrian detention camps – Sky News Australia

Australian govt plan to retrieve families trapped in Syrian detention camps  Sky News Australia Australians in Syrian detention camps to be brought home by federal government  ABC News ASIO mission to rescue women and children in Syria  Sky News Australia View Full coverage on Google News

Australian economist ‘caught up in a pawn’ to oust Aung San Suu Kyi

Australian economist ‘caught up in a pawn’ to oust Aung San Suu Kyi

Australia Myanmar Institute Director and Professor Monique Skidmore says Australian economist Sean Turnell is “caught up in a pawn” to oust Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Foreign Minister Penny Wong called for the “immediate release” of Mr Turnell sentenced to jail in Myanmar in a press conference on Friday. “As advisor to Aung San … Read more

Clashes reported in Burkina Faso after coup – Reuters

Clashes reported in Burkina Faso after coup – Reuters

Clashes reported in Burkina Faso after coup  Reuters Burkina Faso coup: Gunshots in capital and roads blocked  BBC Burkina coup-makers accuse France of supporting counterattack  Al Jazeera English Gunfire, confusion grip Burkina Faso day after coup, fire breaks out at French embassy  Reuters View Full Coverage on Google News

The book is better | WORLD

The book is better | WORLD

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Today is Friday, September 30th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Myrna Brown. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Amazon Studios has a new film based on a classic Newbery Honor book, so families might be tempted to queue it up when it debuts on … Read more

Ukraine will not be swayed by Russian nuclear threats, Kyiv says – Reuters

Ukraine will not be swayed by Russian nuclear threats, Kyiv says – Reuters

Ukraine will not be swayed by Russian nuclear threats, Kyiv says  Reuters Russia’s Nuclear Threats Are All Putin Has Left  The Atlantic Opinion | Putin says nuclear threat is no bluff. We should take him at his word.  The Washington Post Nuclear threats: Why words matter  The Hill View Full Coverage on Google News