“Crimea will never become Ukraine again,” Croatia president accuses EU | Reuters

Croatian President Milanović said on Thursday he opposed Croatia providing military aid to Ukraine, saying Crimea, which Russia had “annexed” in 2014, would never again be part of Ukraine’s territory. . Croatian President Milanović attends the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) summit in Madrid in June 2022. REUTERS/Susana Vera [サラエボ 30日 ロイター] – Croatian President … Read more

Concern about US conflict on the West Bank Call for calm | Reuters

Kirby, strategic communications coordinator at the White House National Security Council (NSC), said on Monday that the United States was deeply concerned about the exchange of attacks between Israel and Gaza, and that all parties were on board. He said immediate action was needed to defuse the situation. Reuters/Evelyn Hockstein/Reuters/Evelyn Hockstein [ワシントン 27日 ロイター] – … Read more

Column: Abolition of YCC, which is highly difficult, BOJ needs to be prepared for paradigm change = Hideo Kumano | Reuters

Hideo Kumano Chief Economist, Dai-ichi Life Research Institute [Tokyo 26th]- Soon the name of the new governor of the Bank of Japan will be revealed. The normalization of monetary policy that person must undertake is likely to be an extremely bumpy road. Perhaps his five-year term will not be enough, and it may take more … Read more

President of Taiwan, war with China is not an option Letter to Pope | Reuters

On January 23, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen wrote in a letter to Pope Francis that war with China was not an option, and that only by respecting the Taiwanese people’s claim to sovereignty and freedom could a healthy relationship with China be possible. He showed the recognition that it is possible to build a strong … Read more

Column: After ‘buying the yen for speculation’, is it a comeback to ‘selling the yen for actual demand’ = Mr. Daisuke Karakama | Reuters

Daisuke Karakama Mizuho Bank Chief Market Economist [Tokyo, 24th]- Looking at the yen position in the IMM currency futures trading, which is often the focus of speculative movements in the foreign exchange market, as of January 17, 2023, it is a net sell of $ 2.24 billion. there is This is the smallest net short … Read more

Angle: The Chinese government cannot protect the elderly, and the bereaved families of corona victims are angry | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) – Former high school teacher Ayria was devastated. His 85-year-old father died after showing symptoms of what he believed to be COVID-19. The virus is spreading in the southeastern province of Jiangxi, where the family lives. Hundreds of millions of Chinese people will start moving in time for the Lunar New Year holidays, … Read more

Focus: Is the torture of civilians organized on a large scale, Kherson under Russian military occupation | Reuters

KHERSON, Ukraine (Reuters) – Oksana Minenko is a 44-year-old accountant living in the southern Ukraine city of Kherson. She said she was detained and tortured many times during the Russian military occupation of the city. On January 12, Oksana Minenko is a 44-year-old accountant living in the southern Ukraine city of Kherson. He says he … Read more

Angle: Iran strengthens repression, pointing out that ‘more anger builds up’ | Reuters

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian authorities hanged protesters to reveal bodies hanging from cranes. In the months since protests against the government broke out, feared people seem to have disappeared from the streets. Iranian authorities hanged protesters to reveal bodies suspended from cranes. In the months since protests against the government broke out, feared people seem … Read more

China’s corona infection peaks in many areas = state media | Reuters

[北京 10日 ロイター] – China’s state-run media said on Wednesday that officials believed the novel coronavirus infection had already passed its peak in many parts of the country. BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s state-run media reported on Wednesday that officials believe the novel coronavirus infection has already passed its peak in many parts of the country. … Read more

Outlook for 2023: Yen appreciation called by Japan-US monetary policy “ vector reversal ”, 110 yen = Yasuya Ueno | Reuters

Yasunari Ueno Mizuho Securities Chief Market Economist [Tokyo, 3rd]- The biggest shock to financial markets in 2022 was the monetary policies of the US and European central banks, including the US Federal Reserve Board (FRB). The biggest shock to the financial markets in 2022 was the monetary policy of the US and European central banks, … Read more