Vladimir Putin will be overseeing military drills near Ukraine’s borders. As fears of a Russian invasion in Ukraine increase, this is a good sign. However, the Kremlin says that it does not intend to attack the ex Soviet nation. Russia’s chief will be in charge of major military drills at Ukraine’s border on Saturday. This is further increasing tensions after Washington stated that Moscow would invade Ukraine within days. On Friday, Ukraine’s president traveled…"Putin will oversee drills and Zelensky will meet with allies, raising fears of war"
MELBOURNE, Australia — Like many U.S. governments before it, the Biden administration intended a foreign policy “pivot” toward China and Asia. Washington faced immediate war in Gaza and an unpredictable pullout from Afghanistan. On Wednesday, Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of State, arrived in Melbourne, Australia for a tour. He will be trying to assert U.S. control in the Indo-Pacific against rising China, and to assure allies that their concerns are not being treated less seriously in…"The United States wants to reaffirm their commitment to Asian allies"