Christchurch attack: suspect had white-supremacist symbols on weapons
The suspected perpetrator of a massacre at two mosques in New Zealand displayed white supremacist symbols during the deadly assault that killed 49 people and triggered heightened security at mosques around the world.
Fury as Australian senator blames Christchurch attack on Muslim immigration
An Australian senator has been strongly criticised after he blamed the New Zealand shooting on Muslim immigration.Following the attack, which left 49 people dead at two mosques in Christchurch, Fraser Anning tweeted: “Does anyone still dispute the link between Muslim immigration and violence?”
Israel responded forcefully to rockets launched from Gaza
Fighting between Israel and Gaza may be winding down after a furious few hours that threatened to plunge the region into further chaos.On Thursday, two long-range rockets fired from Gaza streaked toward Tel Aviv, one of Israel’s largest cities. The Israeli military said that they were likely accidental launches during maintenance work.
São Paulo teachers’ union shuts down one-month strike
Last Friday, March 8, 30,000 São Paulo teachers gathered in front of the City Hall saw the union’s president, Claudio Fonseca, shut down their strike even after most of the teachers there had voted to continue the action.
'Change your course!': Pompeo threatens ICC over US war crimes probe
In an effort to threaten everyone into not investigating US or Israeli war crimes in the International Criminal Court, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says anyone involved in such probes will lose their visa and may be sanctioned.
N. Korea Considering Whether To Resume Nuclear, Missile Tests Amid Impasse With U.S.
North Korea is considering breaking off negotiations with the U.S. and resuming nuclear and missile tests, following last month's summit in Vietnam that ended early and without an agreement, a government official said.
U.S. SENDS NUCLEAR BOMBERS AND SHIPS WHERE CHINA CLAIMS TRILLIONS IN OIL AND GAS RESERVES
The U.S. military has sent a nuclear-capable mainstay of its aerial might over the disputed South China Sea, where China has laid claim to trillions of dollars worth of oil and gas reserves.
Evo Morales Proposes International Forum of Leftist Leaders
At the Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center in Athens, Greece, the Bolivian President Evo Morales proposed Friday a forum for cooperation to fight against the far-right advance, an international initiative which is expected to reunite the European and Latin American progressive heads of state.
'Worse than Voldemort': Global students' strike targets climate change
Tens of thousands of school students around the world walked out of classes on Friday in a global strike to protest against government inaction on climate change.
Nepalese Government banned the Communist Party of Nepal led by Biplav
Following a series of explosions that took place at Ncell towers and other public places across the country, the government has banned the Communist Party of Nepal led by Netra Bikram Chand.The Cabinet meeting held in Baluwatar late this evening decided to ban the Chand-led CPN and its ‘criminal’ activities, a senior minister told THT after the meeting.