SVE NEWS & FRANCE24.COM Sharing Series — UAE pulls off modest half billion dollar ‘coup’ to aid poorer nations hit hardest by climate change

Teams of veteran negotiators fanned out Friday at the United Nations climate conference with orders to get the strongest, most ambitious agreements possible, especially on the central issue of the fading future of fossil fuels in a dangerously warming planet.The


SVE NEWS & FRANCE24.COM Sharing Series — Zelensky unexpectedly cancels US Senate briefing amid Ukraine war funding row

Several Republican senators walked out of a classified briefing on Ukraine Tuesday as it descended into a row over the border crisis, after President Volodymyr Zelensky  unexpectedly canceled a videolink appearance to appeal for continued US funding. Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky in an


SVE NEWS & FRANCE24.COM Sharing Series — Israeli forces launch ground assault of Khan Younis in south Gaza, hospitals overwhelmed

Israel said Tuesday that its forces had entered “the heart” of Gaza’s second-largest city as intensified bombardment sent streams of ambulances and cars racing to hospitals with wounded and dead Palestinians. Military officials said they were engaged in the “most