The US calls out Russia to end the persecution of independent voices after mass arrest in Moscow. MOSCOW (STL.News) The United state of America has called for an end to the persecution of independent voices after around 200 opposition politicians and municipal deputies in Russia were arrested following a police...
(STL.News) Friday is the date when the quad summit is scheduled to happen. The summit is also being seen as Beijing’s bid to restore the world order. Wikipedia – China/US relations ?
(STL.News) South Korea has reported 470 new cases on Tuesday, adding to the total coronavirus cases of 93,733, with 1,648 deaths. Wikipedia – COVID-19 pandemic in South Korea ?
(STL.News) Italy’s coronavirus death toll passed the 100,000 marks on Monday and Prime Minister Mario Draghi warned that the situation was worsening again with a jump in hospitalizations. Wikipedia – COVID-19 pandemic in Italy ?
(STL.News) A huge earthquake struck Japan on March 11, 2011, which was followed by a tsunami that wreaked havoc across coastal towns and triggered nuclear meltdowns in Fukushima – dubbed the world’s worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl. We tell you what happened, what went wrong, and how the region is...
Mexico: Protests against violence towards women on International Women’s Day (STL.News) Women across Mexico took to the streets on International Women’s Day to protest the crisis of violence they face daily. Gender violence in Mexico has become a major issue in recent years. ?
(STL.News) The attack comes after the Saudi led-coalition fighting the Houthis intercepted ten drones launched by the Iran-backed rebels on Sunday. Wikipedia – Saudi Aramco ?
AFGHANISTAN (STL.News) Noshaba Ashna, who was domestically abused as she was shot on her face, has become a public speaker; she says she is disfigured but is not discouraged. ?
(STL.News) The United States and South Korea have reached a new arrangement for sharing the cost of the American troop presence, which is intended as a bulwark against the threat of North Korean aggression, both countries announced. Wikipedia – South Korea/US relations ?
EAST CHINA SEA (STL.News) China, over its territorial disputes, has increased the Chinese activity in the East China sea. Tensions have risen in the region after the Chinese intrusion. ?
THAILAND (STL.News) A Thailand court indicted 18 activists for their roles in anti-government rallies last year. The activists were part of a nationwide protest that brought unprecedented challenges to the royal palace and the military-dominated establishment. ?