18.9 C
Los Angeles
Wednesday, July 24, 2024

World

Myanmar’s Second-Largest City Overwhelmed by Third Wave of War Refugees

The surging cost of rent and food, absence of jobs and proclivity for extortion among junta officials are driving people who fled to Myanmar’s second-largest city to escape...

China will not accept another emergency rule extension in Myanmar

Founded in 1993 by a group of Myanmar journalists living in exile in...

TNLA Closes in on Prized Myanmar Ruby Town

The Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) says it and its allies seized two...

Myanmar Delegation Including Hardline Pro-Junta Politicians Visits China

Representatives of four political parties including the military’s proxy Union Solidarity and Development...

Myanmar Junta Chief Takes on Acting President Duties

YANGON—Myanmar’s acting president has taken medical leave and transferred his duties to military...

After an Election Surprise, What’s Next for France?

Far from producing clarity, the snap election called by President Emmanuel Macron of France has yielded a muddle that could take months to...

Modi’s Russia Visit Showcases a Less Isolated Putin, Angering Ukraine

They hugged and strolled under the trees. They sipped tea and exchanged thoughts for hours. They petted horses together at the stables.The jovial...

Biden Is Hosting NATO This Week. Here’s What to Watch.

As NATO leaders gather in Washington starting Tuesday, they will celebrate the strength of their alliance on its 75th anniversary while confronting deep...

Cigarette Smuggling in Gaza Turns Aid Trucks Into Targets

A new problem is bedeviling humanitarian aid convoys attempting to deliver relief to hungry Gazans: attacks by organized crowds seeking not the flour...

Why Kenyan Police Officers Are Deployed in Haiti

Foreign law enforcement officers started arriving in Haiti late last month, more than a year and a half after the prime minister there...

Tuesday Briefing: What Comes Next for France

France faces complicated months aheadFrench voters rejected a country dominated by the far right, but they now face a Parliament that is split...

Ariane 6 Launch: Watch the First Flight of Europe’s New Rocket

The European Space Agency has waited about a decade for the first launch of Ariane 6, a powerful new rocket. But the brand-new...

How Swizz Beatz Climbed to the Top of Saudi Arabia’s Camel Racing Scene

As the Arabian Peninsula’s fastest camels galloped around a track in the Saudi desert, Kasseem Dean, a Grammy Award-winning hip-hop producer from the...

Biden Administration Rule Would Increase Authority to Block Foreign Deals

The Biden administration is seeking to broaden its powers significantly to block foreign investments by making it harder to buy land near military...

More Ukrainians May Die in Attacks on Medical Sites in 2024, W.H.O. Data Suggest

A Russian missile strike on Ukraine’s largest children’s hospital on Monday highlighted the growing number of deadly attacks on medical facilities, vehicles and...

4 Takeaways From Iran’s Presidential Runoff

The victory of reformist candidate Masoud Pezeshkian in Iran’s presidential runoff signals a shift from the government of Ebrahim Raisi, a conservative Shiite...

Viktor Orban, Hungary’s Leader, Surprises Europe Again With Visit to China

Just three days after a visit to Moscow that infuriated his European allies, Prime Minister Viktor Orban of Hungary sprung another surprise on...

Russian Strike Destroys Children’s Hospital in Kyiv

A Russian strike ripped into a crowded children’s hospital in the center of Kyiv on Monday, part of a large-scale aerial bombardment that...

Masoud Pezeshkian, Iran’s New President, Raises Hope for a Diplomatic Opening

With the election of the reformist candidate Masoud Pezeshkian as president, Iran may see a softening of its absolutist foreign policy and even...

- A word from our sponsors -

spot_img

Follow us

HomeWorld