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Red Cross registers hundreds of Ukrainian POWs from Mariupol

The Russian military says that more Ukrainian fighters who were making a last stand in Mariupol have surrendered Learn More


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Biden has an eye on China as he heads to South Korea, Japan

President Joe Biden's six-day trip to South Korea and Japan aims to build rapport with the Asian nations’ leaders More »


Tea and infomercials: N. Korea fights COVID with few tools

North Korean propaganda describes an all-out effort to fight a suspected COVID-19 outbreak that has sickened nearly 2 million people More »


Court considers whether US can seize a Russian yacht in Fiji

On May 5, five U.S. federal agents boarded the massive Russian-owned superyacht Amadea that was berthed in Lautoka harbor in Fiji More »


EU rushes out $300 billion roadmap to ditch Russian energy

The European Union’s executive arm is moving to jump-start plans for the EU to abandon Russian energy amid the Kremlin’s war in Ukraine More »


NATO talks with Finland, Sweden falter but will continue

NATO diplomats say national envoys have failed to reach a consensus about whether to start membership talks with Finland and Sweden More »


Shanghai to reopen subways in easing of COVID restrictions

The locked-down Chinese metropolis of Shanghai will reopen four of its 20 subway lines Sunday as it slowly eases pandemic restrictions that have kept most residents in their housing complexes for more than six weeks More »


Germany: 1 person wounded, 1 detained in school shooting

German police say one person has been wounded in a shooting at a high school in the northern city of Bremerhaven More »


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Germany defends supplying weapons to Ukraine More »


Century-old canal project sparks opposition in South Sudan

A petition to stop the revival of the 118-year-old Jonglei Canal project in South Sudan, started by one of the country’s top academics, is gaining traction in the country, with the waterway touted as a catastrophic environmental and social disaster for the country’s Sudd wetlands More »


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