Moscow’s accusation that Ukrainian drones struck two airbases deep inside Russia has once again raised the febrile question of escalation nine months into the war ...Week by week, there are yet more signs that Moscow’s military machine cannot do what it says on its can ... China has been very clear it feels such talk must stop. So has India ... Ukraine ... Russia.
Oil prices have risen in response to an agreement by the G7 group of nations which came into effect on Monday ... The move is part of increased pressure by the West over the Kremlin’s invasion of Ukraine ... .
ArgentineVice PresidentCristina Fernández de Kirchner was convicted and sentenced Tuesday to 6 years in prison and a lifetime ban from holding public office for a fraud scheme that embezzled $1 billion through public works projects during her presidency ...It’s the first time an Argentine vice president has been convicted of a crime while in office.
The discovery of three mass graves in Venezuela's eastern state of Bolívar points to how sinister the increase in disappearances in the country's illegal mining epicenter has become. Human remains were found in mining areas around southern Bolívar on three separate occasions in November, according to GeneralDomingo...read full story.
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In some ways, a masked millionaire managing to even out-do conspiracy theorists by saying, ‘I love Hitler’ is so outright absurd, that it could be funny ... It is a scary time to be a Jew. Jew hatred has become fashionable over the last few years. I’ve got used to seeing #Jews trending on Twitter all the time – never for a good reason ... Related... .
“Around300” people died in an attack on villagers in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo last week blamed on the M23 rebel group, industry minister Julien Paluku said on Monday ... The rebel group has rejected the massacre accusations, and says eight civilians were killed in the village on 29 November – attributing their deaths to “stray bullets” ... .
Doha, Qatar – Achraf Hakimi was on the spot. The Atlas Lions’s Spanish-born superstar wing back had the chance to send Morocco through to the World Cup quarter-finals for the first time ever ...Safa, 39, said she “didn’t expect” Morocco to make it this far ... ‘We made history’ ... My heart ❤️ #Morocco #FIFAWorldCup pic.twitter.com/KDWelynTVM ... .
The Trump Organization — which operates hotels, golf courses, and other real estate around the world — faces fines over the conviction ... The company had pleaded not guilty ... “The smorgasbord of benefits is designed to keep its top executives happy and loyal,” prosecutor Joshua Steinglass told jurors during his closing argument on Friday ... 19 ... .
A new report links the world’s biggest car companies to Chinese government forced labor in the northwest Xinjiang region... The report finds evidence that many Xinjiang-based suppliers are implicated in government forced labor programs and details links to major car makers ... Failing to do so means they risk selling vehicles tainted with forced labor.