China has been very clear it feels such talk must stop ...Again, this is another of the certainties held about the Russian military shattered ... When you are winning, why agree to talk about a form of losing? And NATO cannot begin to slow the supply of weapons or face criticism – even from its own citizens – that it is leaving Ukrainians to die ... Ukraine ... .
Oil prices have risen in response to an agreement by the G7 group of nations which came into effect on Monday ... The move is part of increased pressure by the West over the Kremlin’s invasion of Ukraine ... .
ArgentineVice PresidentCristina Fernández de Kirchner was convicted and sentenced Tuesday to 6 years in prison and a lifetime ban from holding public office for a fraud scheme that embezzled $1 billion through public works projects during her presidency ...It’s the first time an Argentine vice president has been convicted of a crime while in office.
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The discovery of three mass graves in Venezuela's eastern state of Bolívar points to how sinister the increase in disappearances in the country's illegal mining epicenter has become. Human remains were found in mining areas around southern Bolívar on three separate occasions in November, according to GeneralDomingo...read full story.
And it is no longer just about words – it is not just moaning about Jews at dinner parties – but actual physical attacks are happening.” ... Some have put West’s rants down to mental health, as he’s previously spoken about his diagnosis of bipolar disorder ... What can we do about Kanye and his antisemitism? Jews are stuck in a bind.
“Around300” people died in an attack on villagers in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo last week blamed on the M23 rebel group, industry minister Julien Paluku said on Monday ... The rebel group has rejected the massacre accusations, and says eight civilians were killed in the village on 29 November – attributing their deaths to “stray bullets” ... .
Doha, Qatar – Achraf Hakimi was on the spot. The Atlas Lions’s Spanish-born superstar wing back had the chance to send Morocco through to the World Cup quarter-finals for the first time ever ...Safa, 39, said she “didn’t expect” Morocco to make it this far ... ‘We made history’ ... My heart ❤️ #Morocco #FIFAWorldCup pic.twitter.com/KDWelynTVM ... .
The Trump Organization — which operates hotels, golf courses, and other real estate around the world — faces fines over the conviction ... The company had pleaded not guilty ... 19 ... He also said Trump’s two sons — who took over the company’s operations in 2017 after Trump became president — gave him a raise after they knew about his tax dodge scheme ... .
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Apart from its missile force, China has about 800 fourth-generation fighters deployed at its coast and close to 200 fifth-generation (stealth) fighters ... A noteworthy observation in the new Pentagon report is that China now has only 30,000 marines, compared with a US Marine Corps of about 200,000 including reserves.