Germany approves long-awaited delivery of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine as US finalizes plans to send Abrams

Germany approves long-awaited delivery of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine as US finalizes plans to send Abrams

CNN — Germany confirmed it will send a long-requested contingent of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine as a major sign of support for Kiev, which is expected to be matched by the United States. The announcement by Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Wednesday, coupled with an expected US decision to send about 30 M-1 Abrams tanks … Read more

Der Spiegel reports that Germany is ready to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine

Der Spiegel reports that Germany is ready to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine

CNN — Germany plans to send its sought-after Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine to bolster the country’s war effort, Der Spiegel reported Tuesday night, according to unnamed sources. German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has decided to deliver the main battle tanks after “months of discussion,” the German news outlet’s exclusive report said. The German parliament will … Read more

Burkina Faso’s military government is demanding that French troops leave the country within a month

Burkina Faso’s military government is demanding that French troops leave the country within a month

CNN — Burkina Faso’s military government has demanded the departure of French troops from the country, according to the government news agency Agence d’Information du Burkina (AIB). France has exactly one month to withdraw its troops from Burkina Faso, under the terms of the 2018 agreement, AIB reported citing sources. The military government “last Wednesday … Read more

The ‘most powerful’ tourist city in the world revealed

The ‘most powerful’ tourist city in the world revealed

Editor’s Note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening up, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest on aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. CNN — Paris is a city loved for good food, fine art and fine fashion. But a new … Read more