Britain is supplying Ukraine with short-range anti-tank missiles for self-defence after Russia amassed about 100,000 troops on its border, the defence secretary said. Ben Wallace told MPs a small team of British troops would also be sent to Ukraine to provide training ... Russia denies any invasion plans and accuses the West of aggression ... He said ... .
How did a British man from Blackburn end up holding four people hostage in a synagogue in Texas? That is the question both UK and US authorities are now trying to answer after the FBI named Malik Faisal Akram as Saturday's hostage-taker ...Finally a hostage rescue team secured the prisoners, and Akram was killed, though it's not clear exactly how ... .
AMSTERDAM — A cold case team that combed through evidence for five years in a bid to unravel one of World War II's enduring mysteries has reached what it calls the "most likely scenario" of who betrayed Jewish teenage diarist Anne Frank and her family ... Bayens was quick to add that, "we don't have 100% certainty." ... .
SEOUL--North Korea fired tactical guided missiles on Monday, state media KCNA said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of recent tests that highlighted its evolving missile programs amid stalled denuclearization talks ... It “confirmed the accuracy, security and efficiency of the operation of the weapon system under production.” ... U.S ...U.N ... ‘SHOW OF FORCE’.
The sixth mass extinction of the planet’s biodiversity is currently underway, according to a new study confirming previous warnings that the Earth’s species have been dying off at an accelerated rate in the last few centuries ... .
No, the man upon whom they will heap their performative praise with social media virtue-signaling is MLK, a caricature of a man whose likeness has been made palatable for white consumption ... is a favorite pastime of politicians and performative sympathetic social media “allies”.
By AlexanderRatz and Pavel Polityuk. KYIV (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock said on Monday that she hoped mounting tensions with Russia over Ukraine could be solved by diplomacy, but she warned that Moscow would suffer if it does attack the country ... "Diplomacy is the only way." ... But there are points of contention ... .
photo: Air National Guard / Airman 1st Class Crystal Housman
In a major escalation of tension in West Asia, a drone attack that struck three oil tankers at Dhabi International AirportAbu Dhabi killed three people and wounded six. Two Indians and one Pakistani were among the fatalities, according to Abu Dhabi police. It did not name the injured, who authorities said had slight to moderate injuries ...Update ... Iran.