Russia’s Wagner Prison Fighter used its ride-sharing feature to escape the war in Ukraine

Prisoners recruited by Russia Wagner Group to fighting in Ukraine They seem increasingly aware that they have been tricked, and that no one counted on bringing them back alive. One guest Recruited by the group in November, he deserted his team in Ukraine’s Luhansk region and fled to Russia via a bus and ride-sharing app, … Read more

In Haiti, gangs rule as democracy withers

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Jamie Scherizer zips through Haiti’s capital on the back of a motorbike, flanked by young men in black masks and automatic weapons. While the collection of bicycles was flitted by graffiti that read “mafia boss” in Creole, street vendors selling vegetables, meat and vintage clothes on the sidewalk cast their eyes … Read more

Western allies disagree over planes for Ukraine, while Russia claims gains

Biden said “no” when asked about the F-16s for Ukraine Zelensky: Moscow is seeking a big revenge The Russian official claimed a foothold at Vuhledar Kyiv could regain control of the land upon the arrival of Western weapons – a group Kyiv (Reuters) – Ukraine’s defense minister is expected in Paris on Tuesday to meet … Read more

Advocates say the federal proposal for a “Middle East or North Africa” ​​category is long overdue

Advocates say the Biden administration’s proposal to add a “Middle Eastern or North African” identifier, or MENA, to official documents like the census is the latest advance in a decades-long battle to secure representation for a historically statistically invisible community. in Federal Register Notice The federal Interagency Technical Working Group on Criteria for Race and … Read more

Apparently Israel was behind a drone strike on an Iranian factory – US official

Drones target a factory near Isfahan, and there were no casualties Iran: “cowardly” attack will not slow down nuclear activity Israel refuses to comment DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A US official said on Sunday that Israel appeared to be behind a drone attack on a military factory in Iran. Iran claimed that it had intercepted drones … Read more

Iran says a drone attack targeted a defense facility in Isfahan

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AFP) – Bomb-laden drones targeted an Iranian defense factory in the central city of Isfahan, causing some damage to the plant, authorities said early Sunday, amid escalating regional and international tensions gripping the Islamic Republic. . Iran’s defense ministry gave no information on who was suspected of carrying out the attack, … Read more

An “older” mummy and one that is “not digitally wrapped” in the flag

Egyptian archaeologists and researchers recently uncovered a treasure trove of artifacts, including what may be the oldest and largest mummy ever found. On Thursday, a team of Egyptologists announced the discovery of several ancient tombs in a pharaonic cemetery outside the capital, Cairo. Zahi Hawass, director of the excavations, said in a post dated Instagram. … Read more

3 dead and one missing due to rain in New Zealand’s largest city

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Three people have died and at least one is missing after record levels of rain battered New Zealand’s largest city, causing widespread disruption, authorities said Saturday. Prime Minister Chris Hepkins flew to Auckland on a military plane after declaring a state of emergency in the region. “Our priority is ensuring … Read more

Israeli medics say a gunman killed six near a synagogue in Jerusalem

Jerusalem (AFP) – A Palestinian gunman opened fire outside a synagogue in East Jerusalem on Friday night, killing six people and wounding four others in one of the deadliest attacks on Israelis in years, medical officials said. The attack was stopped when the gunman was shot by police. The killings took place a day after … Read more

Russian missiles kill 11 in Ukraine after pledging tanks

A fierce wave of Russian strikes targeting Ukraine’s energy infrastructure killed 11 people on Thursday, a day after Germany and the United States pledged heavy tanks to Kyiv. The massive military aid pushed aside longstanding misgivings among the Allies and showed increased Western support for a counter-offensive against the Russian invasion. The latest wave of … Read more