The West wants to go further on Russian oil. Inflation makes that difficult

The West wants to go further on Russian oil.  Inflation makes that difficult

New York CNN Business — Europe and the United States have barred the import of Russian oil to cut off a crucial revenue source for the Kremlin. But the plan to pile pain on President Vladimir Putin, forcing him to reconsider his war in Ukraine, hasn’t worked. Russia is making just as much money from … Read more

Is there any way out of Israel’s neverending election cycle?

Is there any way out of Israel’s neverending election cycle?

Editor’s Note: A version of this story first appeared in CNN’s meanwhile in the Middle East newsletter, a three-times-a-week look inside the region’s biggest stories. Sign up here. Jerusalem CNN — It was just over a year ago that a shared desire to ous Benjamin Netanyahu as the longest-serving Israeli prime minister united eight disparate … Read more

‘Day Zero’: This city is counting down the days until its water taps run dry

‘Day Zero’: This city is counting down the days until its water taps run dry

CNN — Every day, Morris Malambile loads his wheelbarrow full of empty plastic containers and pushes it from his home to the nearest running tap. It’s much further than the usual walk to the kitchen sink — just a little under a mile away — but it’s not the distance that bothers him. It’s the … Read more