Saturday, February 24, 2024

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Trump and Biden: Two old candidates vie for young US voters

Joe Biden and Donald Trump, who will likely face off in the upcoming US presidential election, are both old men — no two ways about that. But what role...

Belarus: 2024 elections will not be ‘free and fair’

As the country gears up for its first elections since 2020, human rights activists have said the conditions for a democratic vote do not...

Houthi attack on Red Sea ship causes massive oil slick

The US military said the Rubymar bulk carrier sustained "significant damage" in an attack by the Iran-backed rebels. The vessel was carrying 41,000 tons...

French farmers storm Paris agriculture fair

A group of farmers forced their way through an entrance gate, calling for President Emmanuel Macron to quit. European farmers have been protesting for...

Russia-Ukraine war: 10 years and still no end in sight

Russia's war of aggression against Ukraine began with the annexation of Crimea in 2014. For much of the Ukrainian population, the conflict was remote...

Eastern allies haven’t abandoned hopes for NATO post

Does Kaja Kallas still have a shot at NATO's top job? The backing of the biggest allies may not guarantee favorite Mark Rutte a...

China: 15 dead in Nanjing building fire

Footage circulating on Chinese social media showed several floors of the residential skyscraper, in Nanjing city, consumed in flames and smoke billowing out of...

Tunisia court sentences ex-president to 8 years in absentia

Moncef Marzouki was Tunisia's first democratically elected head of government after the Arab Spring in 2011. He has since become a fierce critic of...

Austria: Ex-Chancellor Sebastian Kurz found guilty in perjury case

The former chancellor has been found guilty of making false statements to a parliamentary inquiry into alleged corruption in his first government. The Vienna...

Valencia fire death toll rises to 10 as questions swirl

Officials in Valencia say the death toll from an apartment complex blaze has risen to 10. Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez visited the city,...

Poland torn between farmer protests and support for Ukraine

Polish PM Donald Tusk is determined to continue supporting Ukraine. At the same time, he must address Polish farmers' concerns about Ukrainian agricultural imports...