MOSCOW (AFP) - The Kremlin has warned that the use of Turkish-made drones could further aggravate the conflict in Ukraine, after Kiev released footage of its military employing the weapons against pro-Russian separatists for the first time ... Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Wednesday ... More on this topic. � ....
The global population has doubled in just 40 years and at some point in 2024 Earth will welcome its 8 billionth human inhabitant ... What’s more, he said everyone knew it but no one was talking about it ... .
Alec Baldwin was handed a gun with a live round in it on a film set in New Mexico, the local sheriff has said. The actor accidentally shot dead cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and wounded the film's director Joel Souza on Thursday ... .
The European Union’s top court has ordered Poland to pay €1m (£845,000) a day over the country’s longstanding dispute with the bloc over its controversial “disciplinary chamber”. The Wednesday ruling by the Court of Justice came after the EU’s executive commission asked for “financial penalties” to ensure compliance with a ruling from July ... .
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO’s security operation in Afghanistan became a victim of “mission creep” as the military organization allowed itself to be dragged into helping rebuild the impoverished, conflict-torn country, the official leading a process of drawing lessons from the mission said on Wednesday ... “The insurgency was still gaining strength ... 1.
QUITO (Reuters) – Ecuador’s government will ask the legislature to approve a law that would allow the Andean country to bring down irregular airplanes, President Guillermo Lasso said on Wednesday, part of a crackdown by his administration on crime and drug trafficking ... He also wants to set up a new coastal radar system ... .
Ukraine’s military confirmed Wednesday that one of its soldiers was killed the previous day in an attack by pro-Russian separatists in its conflict-ridden eastern Donbas region. . “A battery of D-30 howitzers of the Russian terrorist forces fired on positions of the Joint Forces in the area of the settlement of Hranitne... .
Singapore’s health ministry has said that it is looking into an “unusual surge” in infections after the city-state reported 5,324 new cases of COVID-19 — the most since the beginning of the pandemic ... .
Bitcoin exchange balances have been on the decline since the bull rally began. The volumes were expected to go up once the digital asset had hit a new all-time high in October. However, this was not the case ... This bull market has defied all expectations for it and continues to do so ... BTC exchange balances now sit at levels not seen since January 2018.
Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon speaks to reporters at the US Capitol. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon unveiled a plan to hit 700 American billionaires with new taxes. Billionaires like Musk and Zuckerberg would pay tens of billions in taxes if it's implemented ... The plan was authored by Sen ... "I'm anxious to look at it," Sen ... ....
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One BrooklynHealth (OBH) is offering antibody treatment to help reduce the chance of hospitalization and death from the COVID-19 virus. Dr. Patrick T ... “It’s shown to be effective when given early,” said Dr ... “It’s a synthetic antibody,” he added. “The vaccine helps to develop antibody.”. Dr ... “We did the work to create that opportunity.”. Dr ... Dr ... Lee said ... Dr.
by Tom Allnut. Madrid - Ronald Koeman has been sacked as coach of Barcelona, the club announced on Wednesday, with former midfielder Xavi Hernandez the favourite to replace him. Koeman was dismissed after a 1-0 defeat by Rayo Vallecano left the team sitting ninth in La Liga ... OFFICIAL. Ronald Koeman has been sacked by Barcelona ... ALSO READ ... ALSO READ ... AFP .