G7 joins EU on $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

G7 joins EU on $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

  • US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in a statement that the agreement will help restrict Putin’s “primary source of revenue for his illegal war in Ukraine while simultaneously preserving the stability of global energy supplies”
By AP ·

Sweden extradites outlawed PKK member to Turkiye: report

Sweden extradites outlawed PKK member to Turkiye: report

  • Mahmut Tat, who was sentenced to six years and 10 months in jail for PKK membership in Turkiye, fled to Sweden in 2015
By AP ·

Russia likely planning to encircle Donetsk Oblast town of Bakhmut, Britain says

Russia likely planning to encircle Donetsk Oblast town of Bakhmut, Britain says

  • Capture of the town would have limited operational value
  • But it can potentially allow Russia to threaten Kramatorsk and Sloviansk
By Reuters ·

Iran’s hijab law under review: attorney general

Iran’s hijab law under review: attorney general

  • Protesters have burned their head coverings and shouted anti-government slogans
  • "Both parliament and the judiciary are working (on the issue)", of whether the law needs any changes, Mohammad Jafar Montazeri said
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Estonia to buy HIMARS rocket launchers from US

Estonia to buy HIMARS rocket launchers from US

  • Estonia, which neighbors Russia, has increased defense spending since Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine
  • The HIMARS systems delivered to Ukraine are widely seen as one of the most effective tools in its arsenal
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G7 joins EU on $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

G7 joins EU on $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

  • US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in a statement that the agreement will help restrict Putin’s “primary source of revenue for his illegal war in Ukraine while simultaneously preserving the stability of global energy supplies”
By AP ·

A Twitter logo hangs outside the company's San Francisco offices on Nov. 1, 2022. (AP)

Twitter exec says moving fast on moderation, as harmful content surges

  • Twitter is restricting hashtags and search results frequently associated with abuse, like those aimed at looking up “teen” pornography
By Reuters ·

A Twitter logo hangs outside the company's San Francisco offices on Nov. 1, 2022. (AP)

Twitter exec says moving fast on moderation, as harmful content surges

  • Twitter is restricting hashtags and search results frequently associated with abuse, like those aimed at looking up “teen” pornography
By Reuters ·

England bond over cards ahead of Senegal World Cup clash

England bond over cards ahead of Senegal World Cup clash

  • Werewolf, a game of roleplay and deduction, has become a popular pastime for the squad between games “
  • It’s about being the best liar,” said midfielder Declan Rice
By AP ·