On course for election win, Ukraine president offers alliance with rock star's party

KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s party took a commanding lead in Sunday’s snap parliamentary election, handing the novice politician a broader mandate for driving change and tackling corruption the war-scarred nation. A TV comedian with no prior policymaking experience, Zelenskiy won a landslide victory in a presidential ballot in April, having cast himself […]

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Jared Kushner to finalise Palestinian economic plan on Middle East tour: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House senior adviser Jared Kushner will lead a U.S. delegation on a tour of the Middle East to finalize details of his proposed $50 billion economic development plan for the Palestinians, Jordan, Egypt and Lebanon, an administration official said on Sunday. Kushner, Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt, State Department official Brian […]

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