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In China, doctors say they are discouraged from citing COVID on death certificates

Chinese medical professionals felt they needed to doctor the truth.

By MARTIN QUIN POLLARD , ENGEN THAM
19/01/2023

Spanish pets blessed by priests in annual ritual

Pet owners from across Spain took advantage of the opportunity to bless their pets.

By REUTERS
17/01/2023

Bolsonaro's ex-justice minister Torres arrested in Brazilian capital

Former Justice Minister Anderson Torres reportedly had documentation of attempts to interfere with election results, found in a raid of his home.

By REUTERS
14/01/2023

Robbers pull off multimillion-dollar copper heist in Chilean port

In the largest copper theft incident in years, gangs stole a copper shipment headed for China from a port in the country's central region.

By REUTERS
11/01/2023

After Palestinian request from ICJ, US warns against ‘unilateral actions’

“We discouraged publicly the Palestinians from moving forward with this ICJ opinion because we didn’t want to see tensions exacerbated,” said State Department Spokesperson Ned Price

Classified documents from Biden's vice presidency found at think tank

CBS News said its sources did not disclose what the classified documents contained or their level of classification but added that they did not contain nuclear secrets.

By REUTERS
10/01/2023

Second-highest military official in North Korea fired with no reason given

Pak Jong Chon was noticeably absent in photos released on Monday of Kim's New Year's Day visit to the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun.

By REUTERS
02/01/2023

World order on verge of cliff - first Israeli national intel assessment

The Intelligence Ministry on Monday unveiled the country’s first-ever national intelligence estimate report on Monday.

Supporters of Brazil's defeated Bolsonaro attack police headquarters

These riots were contributed to by election-doubting conspiracy theories put in place by former US President Donald Trump.

By REUTERS
13/12/2022

Ukraine atomic agency says Russian forces abducted two nuclear plant staff

Of the remaining Ukrainian staff at the Zaporizhzhia plant, two have been taken by Russian forces.

By REUTERS
09/12/2022
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