Witnesses say more than 200 killed in Ethiopia ethnic attack

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) – Witnesses in Ethiopia said Sunday that more than 200 people, mostly ethnic Amhara, have been killed in an attack on the country’s Oromia region and are…

Sri Lanka troops open fire as protest over fuel turns to riot | Protests News

Police say four civilians and three soldiers were wounded when shots were fired during unrest sparked by the economic crisis. Sri Lanka’s military opened fire to contain rioting at a…

Syrian leader receives credentials from Bahrain ambassador

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) – A new ambassador from Bahrain formally took up his post in Syria on Sunday, the country’s first full diplomatic mission there in more than a decade…

British troops must ‘prepare to fight in Europe again’, says top UK general

Associated Press Morale is concerned as NATO chief warns war could last ‘years’ Four months of war in Ukraine appear to be straining the morale of troops on both sides,…

World Cup Countdown: South America | World Cup

From: World Cup Countdown Can Messi match Maradona? Will Brazil end its 20-year wait? Al Jazeera gets the South American perspective ahead of the Middle East’s first FIFA World Cup.…

8 more dead as India’s Assam state reels under floods

GAUHATI, India (AP) – Massive flooding and mudslides in northeastern India’s Assam state have claimed eight more lives, officials said Sunday, taking the death toll to 62 from weeks of…

Gaza’s children are suffering: Trudeau’s shame is Canada’s shame | Child Rights

To renege on a promise to help children who need help is a lasting stain on anyone’s name and character – whatever their appellation or station. That is what Canada’s…

The world must be prepared for war to last ‘years’, Nato head warns

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskiy visit an exhibition of destroyed Russian military vehicles and weapons, in Kyiv – Ukrainian Presidential Press Service / Handout via…

Bangladesh reels from the worst flooding in nearly 20 years | Gallery News

Monsoon rains have caused widespread flooding in northeastern Bangladesh and India, stranding nearly 6 million people and killing at least 41 people. The flooding in Bangladesh, described by a government…

Uyghur-heritage candidate urges Japan to ’embrace diversity’

Arfiya Eri is a young, female, multilingual former United Nations official, all of which would already help her stand out as a Japanese political candidate, but she is also of…