Kiev says Russia will pay ‘costly price’ for invasion

Kiev on Thursday warned Russia against attacking Ukraine, saying it would “costly pay” for any such effort, as the West fears Moscow may be plotting to send troops across the border. Western countries have raised concerns this month over reports of Russian military activity near Ukraine, with the United States saying it has “real concern” … Read more

Ceasefire demand rises in Ethiopia amid deepening conflict

Calls by African and Western nations for an immediate ceasefire in Ethiopia intensified on Thursday as Tigrian forces from the country’s north marched towards the capital this week. US Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Jeffrey Feltman arrived in Addis Ababa to press for a halt to military operations and the start of ceasefire … Read more