US says Russia violating nuclear arms control treaty

Russia’s refusal to allow on-the-ground inspections to resume is endangering the New START nuclear treaty, the Biden administration says.

Britain Strikes About 300,000 teachers are expected to strike as part of wider action by 500,000 people.
Biggest day of strike action in a decade begins in UK

Mass walkouts across the UK have closed schools, halted trains and disrupted government services as hundreds of thousands of workers go on strike.

Ukraine raids billionaires home over war-time graft

The homes of a Ukrainian billionaire and a former interior minister have been raided as part of a so-called war-time anti-corruption purge.

Protesters mark second anniversary of Myanmar coup

Demonstrators have held a “silent protest” in Myanmar and rallied overseas to mark two years since the coup, while the junta readies for an announcement.

Turkey positive on Finland but not Sweden’s NATO bid

President Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey feels positive about Finland’s bid to join the NATO military alliance but not Sweden’s.

ChatGPT sets record for fastest-growing user base

ChatGPT, the popular chatbot from OpenAI, is estimated to have reached 100 million monthly active users in January, just two months after launch, making it the fastest-growing consumer application in history, according to a UBS study on Wednesday.

Kremlin warns on longer-range US rockets for Ukraine

An expected US package including longer-range rockets for Ukraine will “increase the level of escalation” in the conflict, the Kremlin says.