US warns Kazakhstan will find it ‘difficult’ to get Russian troops to leave

'Once Russians are in your house it's sometimes very difficult to get them to leave,' says top US diploma. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken...

Russian Putin, CSTO discuss fight against ‘international terrorism’ in Kazakhstan

Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed the situation in Kazakhstan in several phone calls with his Kazakh counterpart Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Russian news agencies cited the...

Russia cutting underwater internet cables could be an act of war, says UK defence...

The head of the UK’s armed forces has warned that Russian submarine activity is threatening underwater cables that are crucial to communication systems around...

A&E Consultant tells Sajid Javid about his refusal to be vaccinated

A doctor has spoken to the Health Secretary about his refusal to be vaccinated despite working in intensive care since the start of the...

Pakistan denies reports of cancelling Turkish helicopters deal amid US deadlock

Pakistan on Friday denied media reports that the country had canceled a deal to buy dozens of attack helicopters from Turkey amid long-lasting limbo with the...

Turkic states to hold extraordinary meeting on Kazakhstan protests

Foreign ministers of the Organization of Turkic States will hold an extraordinary meeting via videoconference on Jan. 11 to evaluate recent developments in Kazakhstan. Turkish...

UK calls in military to help with hospital COVID staffing crunch

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Ministry of Defence on Friday said that it had begun the deployment of the military to support hospitals experiencing staff...

NHS staff absences due to Covid jump 59% in a week

Troops are getting ready to support the NHS through the current wave of Covid-19 as NHS data shows staff absences due to Covid have...

Boris Johnson rejects looser immigration rules in return for India trade deal

Boris Johnson has ruled out relaxing immigration rules to tempt India to sign a trade deal, after a Tory MP protested at being held “to ransom”. Ministers are expected...

Who is to blame in oil-rich Kazakhstan’s major gas price hike?

The sudden and steep hike in the prices of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) used widely in vehicles in Kazakhstan coupled with the government’s response,...