Tag Archives: War and unrest

Myanmar violence, Ukraine battle loom over ASEAN conferences

A woman is silhouetted as she walks up riverside stairs near a hotel where Cambodia's set the 55th ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting (55th AMM) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022. (AP Photo/Heng Sinith)

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Southeast Asian international ministers are gathering within the Cambodian capital for conferences addressing persisting violence in Myanmar and different points, joined by high diplomats from the US, China, Russia and different world powers amid tensions over the invasion of Ukraine and considerations over Beijing’s rising ambitions within the area. The assembly…

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Poles mark 1944 revolt in opposition to Nazis; evaluate it to Ukraine

People stand on the city's main intersection holding national flags and flares to observe a minute of silence for the fighters and victims of the 1944 Warsaw Uprising against the Nazi German occupiers, in Warsaw, Poland, Monday Aug. 1, 2022. Poles ar

WARSAW, Poland — Poles on Monday marked the 78th anniversary of the Warsaw Rebellion, a doomed 1944 revolt in opposition to Nazi German forces, with some together with the president evaluating the wartime Polish resistance to that of Ukrainians right this moment combating Russia’s invasion. Folks in Warsaw noticed a minute of silence as a…

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Palestinians say 1 killed throughout Israeli raid in West Financial institution

Italy seeks to bring home family whose son died in Egypt

JERUSALEM — No less than one Palestinian was killed and one other wounded throughout an Israeli navy raid late Monday within the occupied West Financial institution city of Jenin, the Palestinian Well being Ministry mentioned. Israeli forces have carried out common operations into Jenin in current months that the navy says are geared toward dismantling…

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Lebanon, Israel nearer to deal in maritime border dispute

Lebanon, Israel closer to deal in maritime border dispute

BEIRUT — Lebanon and Israel are getting nearer to reaching a deal in a greater than a decade-old maritime border dispute between the 2 neighbors, a U.S. envoy and Lebanese officers stated Monday. Lebanon and Israel have been formally at conflict since Israel’s creation in 1948 and each international locations declare some 860 sq. kilometers…

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Myanmar chief declares extension of state of emergency

Min Aung Hlaing

BANGKOK — The chief of Myanmar’s military-installed authorities on Monday introduced the extension of its mandate to rule for one more six months in preparation for an election it has stated will likely be held subsequent 12 months. The military seized energy on Feb. 1 final 12 months from the elected authorities of Aung San…

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Ukraine seeks to retake the south, tying down Russian forces

FILE - A launch truck fires the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) at its intended target during the African Lion military exercise in Grier Labouihi complex, southern Morocco, on June 9, 2021. Ukraine has received about a dozen American-

At the same time as Moscow’s battle machine crawls throughout Ukraine‘s east, attempting to attain the Kremlin’s objective of securing full management over the nation’s industrial heartland, Ukrainian forces are scaling up assaults to reclaim territory within the Russian-occupied south. The Ukrainians have used American-supplied rocket launchers to strike bridges and navy infrastructure within the…

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Ukraine seeks to retake the south, tying down Russian forces

FILE - A launch truck fires the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) at its intended target during the African Lion military exercise in Grier Labouihi complex, southern Morocco, on June 9, 2021. Ukraine has received about a dozen American-

Whilst Moscow’s struggle machine crawls throughout Ukraine‘s east, attempting to attain the Kremlin’s objective of securing full management over the nation’s industrial heartland, Ukrainian forces are scaling up assaults to reclaim territory within the Russian-occupied south. The Ukrainians have used American-supplied rocket launchers to strike bridges and navy infrastructure within the south, forcing Russia to…

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Pelosi lands in Singapore to kick off Asia tour

Nancy Pelosi

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — U.S. Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Singapore early Monday, kicking off her Asian tour as questions swirled over a attainable cease in Taiwan that has fueled pressure with Beijing. An individual acquainted with the matter confirmed that Pelosi and her delegation landed within the city-state earlier than daybreak. They spoke…

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U.N. peacekeepers kill 2, wound 15 at border put up in Congo

Italy seeks to bring home family whose son died in Egypt

BENI, Congo — U.N. peacekeepers coming back from go away opened fireplace at a border put up between Congo and Uganda, killing at the least two folks and wounding at the least 15 extra, the U.N. mission and Congo authorities officers mentioned Sunday. Tensions between the inhabitants in restive japanese Congo and the U.N. peacekeeping…

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Iran says border guards have clashed with Afghan Taliban

Italy seeks to bring home family whose son died in Egypt

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian border guards clashed Sunday with the Afghan Taliban, Iranian media reported, the newest cross-border alternate because the former insurgents seized energy in neighboring Afghanistan a 12 months in the past. The official IRNA information company quoted Meisam Barazandeh, governor of the border nation of Hirmand in japanese Iran, as saying that…

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