At least 169 Palestinians have been injured by Israeli police near the Al Aqsa mosque in occupied East Jerusalem Many were wounded in the eyes or face say medics. Palestinians are protesting plans to evict 30+ families in Sheikh Jarrah to make way for Israeli settlers.
The owner of a Northern California bar was arrested on suspicion of selling fake COVID-19 vaccination cards to several undercover state agents for $20 each.
One of the world’s largest cruise companies is ready to send its ships out of Florida if the state prohibits it from requiring passengers to be vaccinated
Pfizer’s CEO says low- and middle-income countries opted not to order the company’s Covid-19 shot
Italian police discovered a big weapons cache – including five machine guns, 10 handguns, and an explosive device – and over 10 kilos of drugs hidden in a fruit shop in the suburbs of Naples on Thursday.
I’d like to thank all the great Americans who have reached out over the past few months
‘2021 was supposed to be the year that everything got back to normal, right?’ — A 22-ton rocket is hurling back towards Earth and scientists aren’t sure where it’s going to land
After years of entertaining fans under the big top — and a few years in retirement — these former Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus elephants are settling into their new home at a wildlife refuge in Florida
"The groundswell of opposition to the coup...was surely not in the [Myanmar] military’s game plan, making its crackdown all the riskier. Neither the outcome of the putsch nor the fate of the resistance is preordained."
#Colombia : We are deeply alarmed at developments in Cali overnight, where police opened fire on demonstrators, and a number of people were killed & injured. ⏩ States have a responsibility to protect #HumanRights and facilitate peaceful assembly. 👉
“No government should sell a single bullet to the junta" while the Myanmar generals uses them to shoot demonstrators, say 200 NGOs. But the Chinese government is blocking the UN Security Council from imposing the requested "global arms embargo" on Myanmar.
At least 19 people in Colombia were killed at protests over inequality, including teenagers. The UN condemned excessive force by police, who were filmed killing a 17-year-old. The mother of another killed protester condemned police and the "hate of the bullet that killed him."
“We have parallel realities in India,” says @RanaAyyub : “A reality that’s shown by our domestic media, which is basically prostrating to Narendra Modi, and then there are journalists who work with international media, who have been speaking truth to power.”
Twitter has only proved my point they're Americans & by birth, a white person feels entitled to enslave a brown person, they want to tell you what to think, speak or do. I have many platforms I can use to raise my voice, including my own art in the form of cinema: Kangana Ranaut
West Bengal: BJP office and some shops in Ghoshpara road of Bhatpara were vandalized by unidentified people, earlier today. Bombs were also hurled in the area. "TMC miscreants looted my shop. At least 10 bombs were hurled here," says a local.