Russia launches another barrage of missiles towards Ukraine

CNN — Russian forces unleashed a new series of missiles on Ukraine on Monday, stepping up attacks on the country’s central and southeastern regions. “We see that strategic bombers have taken off and the first wave of missiles has already been launched,” said Ukrainian Air Force spokesman Yurii Ihnat, adding that more attacks may be … Read more

Jerusalem: One dead after explosions at Ramot bus station and interchange, Israeli police say

Jerusalem CNN — Two explosions shook Jerusalem early Wednesday, killing one person and injuring more than a dozen others in a suspected “combined terror attack,” an Israeli police spokesman said. The first explosion occurred at 7:06 a.m. at a bus station at the entrance to Jerusalem, injuring at least 11 people, including one person who … Read more

‘Utterly unjust:’ Gianni Infantino launches explosive diatribe against Western critics on eve of World Cup

Doha, Qatar CNN — On the eve of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, FIFA President Gianni Infantino launched into a tirade against Western critics of the controversial tournament in an explosive hour-long monologue. Infantino, the boss of world football’s governing body, looked glum as he addressed hundreds of journalists in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday. … Read more

Daughter of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is revealed to the world for the first time

Seoul, South Korea CNN — North Korean leader Kim Jong-un oversaw the launch of “a new type” of intercontinental ballistic missiles on Friday, along with his young daughter, whose existence had not previously been confirmed. Striking photos released by the state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) appear to show Kim holding hands with the girl, … Read more

G20, APEC, ASEAN: World leaders wrap up three summits in Asia — with Russia firmly on the sidelines

Bangkok, Thailand CNN — The three major summits of world leaders that took place across Asia over the past week have made one thing clear: Vladimir Putin is now sidelined on the global stage. Putin, whose attack on Ukraine over the past nine months has devastated the European country and rocked the global economy, refused … Read more

North Korea is believed to be firing ICBMs into the sea off Japan, according to South Korean and Japanese officials

Seoul, South Korea CNN — North Korea on Friday launched a suspected intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the second missile test by the Kim Jong Un regime in two days, in actions condemned as unacceptable by Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. The suspected ICBM was launched from the Sunan area of ​​the North Korean capital Pyongyang … Read more

UVA shooting: Suspect accused of killing three University of Virginia football players loses connection as new revelations emerge

CNN — The student accused of killing three University of Virginia football players after a school trip was denied bail at a court hearing in Charlottesville on Wednesday. According to a witness, suspect Christopher Darnell Jones Jr. shot one of the players, Devin Chandler, while he slept, the Albemarle County prosecutor said. Fellow UVA Cavaliers … Read more

Poland, NATO says ‘no indication’ missile in Poland was deliberate attack

Bali, Indonesia CNN — Poland and NATO leaders said the missile that killed two people on Polish territory on Tuesday was likely fired by Ukrainian troops defending their country from a barrage of Russian attacks, and that the incident appeared to be an accident. The blast took place Tuesday afternoon outside the rural eastern Polish … Read more

Polish defense officials meet after reports of deadly explosion as Russian missiles bomb near Ukraine

CNN — Poland called an emergency meeting of national security officials on Tuesday after Polish media reported that projectiles killed two people near the border with Ukraine on Tuesday. Polish officials confirmed the deaths of two people following an explosion in the Hrubieszów district of eastern Poland. Government spokesman Piotr Muller said teams of experts … Read more

Biden celebrates Democrats holding Senate on second day of Asia summits

Phnom Penh, Cambodia CNN — President Joe Biden landed in Cambodia on Saturday, still enjoying midterm election results that have provided an unexpected boost at home for his second two years in office. A day after arriving in Asia, he got another piece of news from his home country that could give him a boost … Read more