Nato’s secretary-general is warning the west not to underestimate Russia, Cigna is in talks to merge with Humana in a deal that would create a US health insurance giant worth $140bn, and an audio essay by the FT’s Najmeh Bozorgmehr explores Iranians’ complicated feelings about the Israel-Gaza conflict.
Mentioned in this podcast:
Russia has stockpiled missiles for winter attack on Ukraine, says Nato
Cigna and Humana in deal talks to create US health insurance giant
Why Nato’s reassurances to Ukraine are starting to ring hollow
Iranians see both sides of the Israel-Gaza conflict
American diplomat Henry Kissinger dies aged 100