Ukraine war: French journalist killed near Bakhmut

By Antoinette Radford A 32-year-old French journalist has been killed while reporting from the war zone in eastern Ukraine.  Arman Soldin, who worked for AFP news agency, died on Tuesday after being hit by rocket fire near Chasiv Yar, just west of Bakhmut. A team of journalists came under attack at about 16:30 (13:30 GMT)…

Blinken says China may give weapons to Russia

By Samuel Horti in London and James Landale in Munich China is considering giving Russia weapons and ammunition for the Ukraine war, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said. Mr Blinken told CBS News that Chinese companies were already providing “non-lethal support” to Russia – and new information suggested Beijing could provide “lethal support”….