Shireen Abu Akleh: Al Jazeera to take case to ICC, network says

Shireen Abu Akleh: Al Jazeera to take case to ICC, network says

Jerusalem CNN — Al Jazeera said on Tuesday it will take a case to the International Criminal Court (ICC) over the killing of journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, who was shot in the head while covering an Israeli airstrike in Jenin in the occupied West Bank in May. “Al Jazeera’s legal team conducted a full and … Read more

China’s Xi Jinping to visit Saudi Arabia, sources say, amid frayed ties with US

China’s Xi Jinping to visit Saudi Arabia, sources say, amid frayed ties with US

CNN — Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to arrive in Saudi Arabia on Thursday for a two-day state visit amid high tensions between the United States and the two countries, according to a source familiar with the trip, an Arab diplomatic source and two senior Arab officials. officials. According to four sources, Xi’s trip … Read more

The West simply crushed the oil market. What happens next depends on Russia

The West simply crushed the oil market.  What happens next depends on Russia

London CNN Business — Most Russian oil exports to Europe are now banned, marking the West’s boldest effort yet to put financial pressure on President Vladimir Putin as his brutal war in Ukraine enters its tenth month. The oil embargo, which was agreed at the end of May, came into force in the European Union … Read more

A wealthy Russian businessman arrested in London on suspicion of multiple crimes, including money laundering

A wealthy Russian businessman arrested in London on suspicion of multiple crimes, including money laundering

CNN — A wealthy Russian businessman has been arrested as part of a “major operation” on suspicion of multiple crimes, Britain’s National Crime Agency said in a statement on Saturday. The 58-year-old was arrested on Thursday at his “multi-million pound London home by officers from the NCA’s anti-kleptocracy cell” on suspicion of crimes including money … Read more

Ukrainian embassies across Europe receive bloody packages containing ‘animal eyes’

Ukrainian embassies across Europe receive bloody packages containing ‘animal eyes’

CNN — According to Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba, more than a dozen letters containing explosives or animal parts have been sent to Ukrainian diplomats around the world. “This campaign is aimed at sowing fear,” Kuleba told CNN’s Matthew Chance in an exclusive interview in Kyiv on Friday. He added that in 17 cases the … Read more

Macron arrives at the White House for the first state visit of the Biden administration

Macron arrives at the White House for the first state visit of the Biden administration

CNN — US President Joe Biden is taking part in a flurry of events as part of his first state visit since taking office, welcoming the arrival of French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron on Thursday. The Macrons’ trip to the White House is their second time as guests of honor for … Read more

Iran protesters celebrate World Cup defeat as players fear return

Iran protesters celebrate World Cup defeat as players fear return

CNN — Iran’s World Cup defeat to the United States was met with cheers and celebrations in Tehran and other Iranian cities on Tuesday night as protesters hailed the country’s exit from the tournament as a blow to the ruling regime. The nation was knocked out of the tournament in Qatar after their 1-0 loss … Read more

Twitter is less secure because of Elon Musk’s management style, former top executive says

Twitter is less secure because of Elon Musk’s management style, former top executive says

CNN Business — Twitter owner Elon Musk’s dictatorial management style threatens to lead the company headlong into unforced business mistakes, content moderation disasters and degradation of the platform’s core features that help keep vulnerable users safe, according to a former top Twitter executive who led the company’s content moderation before abruptly resigning . this month. … Read more

China could have 1,500 nuclear warheads by 2035, Pentagon claims

China could have 1,500 nuclear warheads by 2035, Pentagon claims

CNN — China’s stockpile of nuclear warheads has surpassed 400 in a fraction of the time previously estimated by the United States, a major Pentagon report revealed, as Beijing aims to accelerate its nuclear expansion as it seeks to position the US as the world’s top superpower. In 2020, the US estimated that China had … Read more

Iran will face the USA in a winner-takes-all match to advance to the knockout stages of the World Cup

Iran will face the USA in a winner-takes-all match to advance to the knockout stages of the World Cup

CNN — After days of political tension and fiery gossip between countries, he knockout stage has arrived for the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) at the World Cup – nothing less than a win on Tuesday will be enough when they face Iran in a winner-takes-all match. Whichever team wins will advance to the … Read more