Saudi-led coalition and Houthis agree on a ceasefire in Yemen, raising hopes for “the start of a better future”

Saudi-led coalition and Houthis agree on a ceasefire in Yemen, raising hopes for “the start of a better future”

The last coordinated cessation of hostilities nationwide was during peace talks in 2016. UN Secretary-General António Guterres welcomed the ceasefire, which he said had “led to one of the world’s worst humanitarian crises”. The war has killed tens of thousands of people and has left millions on the brink of starvation. On Friday, Guterres praised … Read more

Russia’s planting of landmines shows that they are not planning another major experiment on Kiev

Russia’s planting of landmines shows that they are not planning another major experiment on Kiev

Russian forces are using banned anti-personnel mines to cover their tactical retreat in Ukraine, Human Rights Watch said. The recent discovery of anti-personnel mines comes as Russia claims it is stepping down its attack near Kiev. Experts say Russian troops’ use of anti-personnel mines as they withdraw from the region shows they are not planning … Read more

Russia’s planting of landmines shows that they are not planning another major experiment on Kiev

Russia’s planting of landmines shows that they are not planning another major experiment on Kiev

Russian forces are using banned anti-personnel mines to cover their tactical retreat in Ukraine, Human Rights Watch said. The recent discovery of anti-personnel mines comes as Russia claims it is stepping down its attack near Kiev. Experts say Russian troops’ use of anti-personnel mines as they withdraw from the region shows they are not planning … Read more

Sri Lanka declares state of emergency as protests spread | News about protests

Sri Lanka declares state of emergency as protests spread |  News about protests

The President of Sri Lanka has declared a state of emergency giving extensive powers to the security forces a day after hundreds tried to storm his house in anger over an unprecedented economic crisis. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Friday invoked the harsh laws that allow the military to arrest and imprison suspects for long periods … Read more

Six decapitated heads reportedly left on the roof of the car in Mexico with a sign warning others: “This will happen to anyone who messes around”

Six decapitated heads reportedly left on the roof of the car in Mexico with a sign warning others: “This will happen to anyone who messes around”

The mutilated bodies of six people were found on Thursday in a vehicle in southern Mexico, authorities say – the latest gruesome discovery in a country marked by gang-related violence. Reuters, citing a statement from the Attorney General’s Office in Guerrero, reported that the severed heads of six men were spotted on top of a … Read more

Six decapitated heads reportedly left on the roof of the car in Mexico with a sign warning others: “This will happen to anyone who messes around”

Six decapitated heads reportedly left on the roof of the car in Mexico with a sign warning others: “This will happen to anyone who messes around”

The mutilated bodies of six people were found on Thursday in a vehicle in southern Mexico, authorities say – the latest gruesome discovery in a country marked by gang-related violence. Reuters, citing a statement from the Attorney General’s Office in Guerrero, reported that the severed heads of six men were spotted on top of a … Read more