In Widening Crackdown, Renowned Journalist Arrested in Guatemala

In another sign of growing political repression in Guatemala, the authorities have arrested an award-winning journalist who was critical of the government and raided the offices of the newspaper he founded. José Rubén Zamora, president of the elPeriódico newspaper, was arrested at his home in Guatemala City on Friday night on charges including possible money … Read more

Latest Russia-Ukraine War News: Live Updates

Ukrainian soldiers in a village retaken from Russia near the border of Mykolaiv and Kherson Oblast.Credit…Daniel Berehulak for The New York Times ON THE BORDER OF THE KHERSON REGION, Ukraine — The road to Russian-occupied Kherson in southern Ukraine passes through a no-man’s land of charred wheat fields and cratered villages. The tails of rockets … Read more

E.U. Nations Are Asked to Ration Gas: Russia-Ukraine Live Updates

Kherson, in southern Ukraine, has been under Russian control since the early days of the war.Credit…Andrey Borodulin/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images A critical bridge shelled. A fighter jet shot out of the sky. Ammunition depots destroyed. A cluster of soldiers attacked. Ukraine’s intensifying attacks on Russian forces in just the last 48 hours in Kherson … Read more

How Inflation Upended Biden’s Climate Agenda

WASHINGTON — On the day after what was left of his legislative agenda to fight climate change appeared to crash and burn in the Senate, President Biden flew to Saudi Arabia, ready to press the region’s oil giants to pump even more crude onto global markets. Mr. Biden came to office promising to wean the … Read more

Sri Lanka Live Updates: President Rajapaksa Flees to the Maldives

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka in Colombo in February.Credit…Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — President Gotabaya Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka fled the country on Wednesday after months of demonstrations demanding that he leave office culminated with protesters storming his official residence. Mr. Rajapaksa left on an Air Force plane to the Maldives at about … Read more

History Haunts Ukraine’s Undiplomatic Voice in Berlin

BERLIN — It was as if Ukraine’s ambassador in Germany was vying for the title of most undiplomatic diplomat: Determined to spur Berlin into more urgent support for his embattled nation, he mocked the chancellor, told a former lawmaker to “shut your trap,” and posted memes on Twitter likening Germany’s lagging weapons deliveries to a … Read more