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Steve January 13, 2022

Two commanders were misidentified as Palestinian attackers near the Nabi Musa base, Israeli military says. Published On 13 Jan 202213 Jan 2022 Two Israeli officers were killed by mistake by one of their own troops during a security patrol near their base in the occupied West Bank. The statement by the Israeli army on Thursday […]

Steve January 13, 2022

DEVELOPING STORYDEVELOPING STORY, Landmark ruling by court in Koblenz sees Anwar Raslan convicted for crimes against humanity in Damascus jail a decade ago. Published On 13 Jan 202213 Jan 2022 A German court sentenced Anwar Raslan, a former Syrian colonel, to life in prison for committing crimes against humanity at a jail near Damascus a […]

Steve January 13, 2022

Taliban proposes joint body of its officials and international representatives to coordinate billions of dollars in planned aid. Published On 13 Jan 202213 Jan 2022 The Taliban administration that seized control of Afghanistan has proposed a joint body of its officials and international representatives to coordinate billions of dollars in planned aid. It was not […]

Steve January 13, 2022

Delayed draw for the tournament includes top-ranked men’s player who could still have his visa cancelled for the second time. Published On 13 Jan 202213 Jan 2022 The world’s top-ranked men’s tennis player Novak Djokovic has been included in the Australian Open official draw although uncertainty remains about whether the government will cancel his visa […]

Steve January 12, 2022

Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet are splitting after four years of marriage. “We have all felt the squeeze and changes of these transformational times,” the couple said Wednesday in a statement on Momoa’s Instagram. “A revolution is unfolding ~ and our family is of no exception… feeling and growing from the seismic shifts occurring. “And […]

Steve January 12, 2022

US State Department questions Beijing’s claims of sovereignty over more than 100 features in disputed sea. Published On 13 Jan 202213 Jan 2022 China’s activities in the South China Sea, including its “historic claims” on almost all parts of the vital trade route “gravely undermine the rule of law” in the oceans and universally-recognised provisions […]

Steve January 12, 2022

Court convicts Prisons Commissioner Emil Lamahewage but discharges co-accused police commando for execution-style killing of 27 inmates. Published On 13 Jan 202213 Jan 2022 A top Sri Lankan prison official has been sentenced to death over the killing of 27 inmates in an execution-style massacre that attracted international condemnation. The Colombo High Court on Wednesday […]

Steve January 12, 2022

Pyongyang has continued to test ballistic missiles in defiance of a UN ban, and says it is also developing hypersonic weaponry. Published On 13 Jan 202213 Jan 2022 The United States is pushing the UN Security Council to impose more sanctions on North Korea after Pyongyang carried out a series of missile tests in defiance […]

Steve January 12, 2022

“Rust” armorer Hannah Gutierrez Reed has sued the weapons provider on the low-budget western, alleging he supplied a miss-marked box of ammunition containing live rounds to the set, contributing to the deadly accident involving actor Alec Baldwin. Gutierrez Reed’s lawsuit was filed late Wednesday in New Mexico’s 2nd Judicial District Court in Albuquerque against Seth […]

Steve January 12, 2022

An off-duty Los Angeles police officer was shot and killed in a robbery as he was house-hunting with his girlfriend, officials said. The Los Angeles Police Department identified the officer as Fernando Arroyos, 27. He was a three-year veteran of the force, assigned to the Olympic Division. The shooting occurred Monday evening in the 1700 […]

Steve January 12, 2022

Zucker, who completed the research during a fellowship at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, said the cosmic chain of events, which was set off by the ancient supernova explosions, provides an explanation for how “all nearby star formation began.” Alyssa Goodman, a professor at the Center for Astrophysics and a co-author of the study, likened […]

Steve January 12, 2022

Medan, Indonesia – Nasir Abbas, a former member of the Indonesian hardline group Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) describes fellow recruit Encep Nurjaman as “typically Javanese”. Nurjaman, who is better known by his nom de guerre Hambali as well as by the alias Riduan Isamuddin, was “polite”, “soft” and “proper”, Abbas told Al Jazeera, remembering the time […]