Col. Mike Logico of the AFP Joint and Combined Training Center condemns the killing of broadcaster Percy Lapid, a staunch critic of the Duterte administration and some current government officials. Related story:
About 140 million people in Bangladesh were without power today afternoon after a grid failure caused widespread blackouts, the government's power utility company said (AFP)
LALISA DID IT LOOK: BLACKPINK’s Lisa accepts the award for Best K-Pop onstage at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) in New Jersey on Aug. 29. She becomes the first K-pop soloist to win a VMA. | 📷: Theo Wargo/Getty Images for MTV/Paramount Global/AFP
An Iranian woman living in Turkey cut off her ponytail during a protest outside the Iranian consulate in Istanbul. The death toll from protests that have gripped Iran grew Wednesday following the death of Mahsa Amini. 📷 Yasin Akgul / AFP 📷 Francisco Seco / AP
QUEEN LISA 💖 Blackpink's Lisa became the first K-pop soloist to receive the Best K-Pop award at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards in New Jersey on August 29, 2022. (📸: AFP)
"TEARS OF A CHAMPION" Hidilyn Diaz is in tears after winning the first Olympic Gold medal for the Philippines at the #Tokyo2020 Olympics. This puts an end to the country's Olympic gold medal drought. Photo: Vincenzo PINTO / AFP
AFP: Man expected to win French Presidency now facing corruption investigation. Seems his accounting is less conservative than his politics.