KYIV. Ukraine said it came under "massive bombardment" Saturday from neighbouring Belarus, a Russian ally not officially involved in the conflict, the day after announcing a retreat from the strategic city of Severodonetsk...US PresidentJoe Biden will be attending the G7 and a summit of the Nato military alliance in Madrid next week ... .
NORWAY -- The Norwegian security service PST has raised its terror alert to the highest level after a mass shooting left 2 people dead and many wounded during Pride week in Oslo. Acting PST chief RogerBerg called the shootings an "extreme Islamist terror act." ... THIS IS A BREAKING NEWSUPDATE. AP's earlier story follows below ... ___ ... .
KYIV--Dozens of Russian missiles rained down on military facilities in western and northern Ukraine on Saturday, local officials said, as Europe’s biggest land conflict since World War II entered its fifth month ... Chaus did not specify what had been hit, but said there had been “infrastructure damage.” There were no casualties, he added ... .
RAMALLAH. Officials at Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem have raised deep concerns over Israeli excavation work at the holy site which they claim has caused cracks and other damage to the building’s structure ... Al-Khatib said. “There are dangerous and unknown excavations, and no one knows what they are and what their goals are ... He said ... ....
US PresidentJoe Biden on Saturday signed into law the country's most significant gun control legislation in decades. The law, which restricts firearm purchases and allows for inspections against illegal weapons in a bid to curb gun violence, came into force after Biden's approval ... *Writing by Zehra Nur Duz .
MADRID, 25 Jun. (EUROPA PRESS) - ... "Nuestras relaciones bilaterales tienen un enorme potencial, pero sin un acuerdo que funcione, no podemos desarrollar plenamente nuestra relación", ha hecho saber en las conclusiones de su encuentro con su homólogo, el ministro de Exteriores iraní, Hosein Amirabdolahian ... Tenemos que cerrar el trato ahora", ha añadido.
SHANGHAI. China's military said on Saturday that the recent fly through of a US maritime plane through the deliberately disrupted the regional situation and endangered peace and stability ... He added that they firmly opposed the actions by the United States and that their troops remained high on alert ... Start a Conversation. .
GAYAN, Afghanistan -- Tents, food and medical supplies rolled into the mountainous region of eastern Afghanistan where thousands were left homeless or injured by this week's powerful earthquake, which state media said killed 1,150 people. A new aftershock Friday took five more lives and deepened the misery ... He said close to 70 children were injured ... .
Beijing. As cryptocurrencies reel under the global downturn, Chinese state-run newspaper Economic Daily has warned investors that the price of leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin is “heading to zero” ...The Chinese government banned Bitcoin mining in July last year. Also Read. Bitcoin trading platform Bitpanda lays off 250 employees ... .
Forests throughout the world are shrinking year after year - and is the epicentre. According to the World Wildlife Fund, more than a quarter of the Amazon will be devoid of trees by 2030 if cutting continues at the same speed. If nothing is done to stop it, an estimated 40 per cent of this unique forest will be razed by 2050 ...Start a Conversation. .
On Friday, Ukrainian forces were abandoning the town in the Luhansk region, after weeks of fierce fighting ...Western and Russian analysts agree with him ... The industrial core of Luhansk with dozens of plants, power stations and coal mines has been under the rebels’ control since 2014, while the Kyiv-controlled part was mostly farmland ... .