Great white decapitates diver in first fatal shark attack of 2023: report

Great white decapitates diver in first fatal shark attack of 2023: report

A 19ft-long great white shark decapitated a diver earlier this month while harvesting shellfish off the coast of Mexico, marking the first fatal shark attack of the year. The horrific tragedy happened on Jan. 5 as Manuel Lopez, 53, collected ax guts – a type of mollusc – off Benito Juárez in Sonora on Mexico’s … Read more

Ukraine war: fighting intensifies in east and north after tank promises

Ukraine war: fighting intensifies in east and north after tank promises

Ukraine says it needs more weapons and calls for sanctions Western allies agreed this week to provide tanks Russia says US president holds key to end fighting NEAR VUHLEDAR, Ukraine, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Ukraine battled Russian troops trying to break through its lines to the east and northeast on Friday, and artillery shelling intensified … Read more

Russian soldiers bring their weapons from the front line and open fire on people

Russian soldiers bring their weapons from the front line and open fire on people

Russian soldiers remove weapons from combat area; dozens of soldiers have already been tried for mishandling firearms. Source: Vyorstka, Russian Telegram channel Details: Since the start of the all-out war in February 2022, at least 42 military personnel in Russia have appeared in court for appropriation, storage, transport and carrying of weapons, ammunition and explosive … Read more

US to launch economic talks in partnership with 11 Latin American countries

US to launch economic talks in partnership with 11 Latin American countries

Comment this story Comment The Biden administration said on Friday it would begin negotiations with 11 countries, mostly in Latin America, on a deal to promote regional economic cooperation without offering greater access to the U.S. market for their goods. The announcement was made during a virtual meeting with Secretary of State Antony Blinken, U.S. … Read more

Jerusalem synagogue attack kills at least seven, Israeli police say

Jerusalem synagogue attack kills at least seven, Israeli police say

CNN — Israeli police say at least seven people were killed and three were injured in a shooting near a synagogue in Jerusalem on Friday amid high tensions in Israel and the Palestinian territories. Friday’s gunman was also later killed by police forces, according to police, in what police chief Yaakov Shabtai described as “one … Read more

Koran burned in front of the Danish mosque and the Turkish embassy | News on Islamophobia

Koran burned in front of the Danish mosque and the Turkish embassy |  News on Islamophobia

An anti-Islam activist burned copies of the Muslim holy book near a mosque in Copenhagen and outside the Turkish embassy in Denmark. Rasmus Paludan, a far-right activist who holds both Danish and Swedish citizenship, had previously infuriated the Turkish government by staging a Koran-burning protest in Sweden on January 21. On Friday, he replicated the … Read more

Gunman kills at least 7 in attack in East Jerusalem | Israelo-Palestinian conflict

Gunman kills at least 7 in attack in East Jerusalem |  Israelo-Palestinian conflict

A gunman opened fire and killed at least seven people at an East Jerusalem synagogue before being shot, raising fears of a new round of deadly violence between Israelis and Palestinians. After Friday’s shooting, the Magen David Adom emergency department said it was treating 10 injured people, some of them in critical condition. “What we … Read more

Ukrainian War: Zelensky’s message for Holocaust Memorial Day, Wagner deserters ‘shot down’

Ukrainian War: Zelensky’s message for Holocaust Memorial Day, Wagner deserters ‘shot down’

Russia takes war to ‘different stage’ EU official says Moscow has stepped up its invasion of Ukraine by launching indiscriminate attacks on civilians and portraying the conflict as a fight against the West, according to a senior EU official. Stefano Sannino, secretary general of the European Union’s External Action Service, said on Friday that Russia … Read more