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- European MarketsRussia pitches into first major external bond default in century, article with image
Russia defaulted on its foreign sovereign bonds for the first time since the Bolshevik revolution, as sweeping sanctions effectively cut the country off from the global financial system and rendered its assets untouchable to many investors.
- BusinessG7 to hike sanctions on Russia, nears oil price cap deal, U.S. official says
The Group of Seven rich democracies will commit on Tuesday to a new package of coordinated actions meant toraise pressure on Russia over its war in Ukraine, and will finalize plans for a price cap on Russian oil, a senior U.S. official said on Monday.
- WorldNorway court names suspect in Oslo gay bar shooting ahead of Pride gathering
Zaniar Matapour, a Norwegian citizen of Iranian origin whom police have described as a radicalised Islamist with a history of mental illness, is accused of killing two people and injuring 21.