Shaye Moss: 'I don't want anyone knowing my name'

A former US election worker who was singled out by Trump allies in their baseless fraud claims has testified to lawmakers probing the Capitol riot. "It turned my life upside down," said Shaye Moss, adding that she has received countless death threats since the 2020 presidential election. read more...

US, Iran in tense sea incident; Tehran preps new centrifuges

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A U.S. Navy warship fired a warning flare to wave off an Iranian Revolutionary Guard speedboat coming straight at it during a tense encounter in the strategic Strait of Hormuz, officials said Tuesday. read more...

Saudi crown prince visits Turkey as countries normalize ties

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is scheduled to arrive in Ankara on Wednesday, making his first visit to Turkey following the slaying of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul. read more...

Myanmar junta shifts Suu Kyi trial to prison venue

(Reuters) - Myanmar's military rulers have without explanation ordered all legal proceedings against deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to be moved from a courtroom to a prison, a source familiar with her cases said on Wednesday. read more...

Fifteen killed as Russia rains rockets on Kharkiv

(Reuters) - Russian forces pounded Ukraine's second largest city Kharkiv and surrounding countryside with rockets, killing at least 15 people, in what Kyiv called a bid to force it to pull resources from the main battlefield to protect civilians from attack. read more...

Ukraine journalist, soldier ‘coldly executed’

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian photojournalist and a soldier accompanying him appear to have been “coldly executed” during the first weeks of the war in Ukraine as they searched in Russian-occupied woods for the photographer’s missing camera drone, Reporters Without Borders said Wednesday. read more...

Half Russian separatist force dead or wounded

Russian and Russian-backed separatist forces in the Donetsk region of Ukraine have suffered heavy casualties, according to UK intelligence officials. read more...

Afghanistan quake kills 1,000 people, deadliest in decades

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck a rural, mountainous region of eastern Afghanistan early Wednesday, killing 1,000 people and injuring 1,500 more in one of the deadliest quakes in decades, the state-run news agency reported. Officials warned that the already grim toll may still rise. read more...

Attack on Afghan market kills and wounds "scores" - U.N.

The UN mission to Afghanistan has reported scores of people killed and wounded in an attack on a busy market in eastern Nangarhar province, although Taliban officials say they can only confirm 10 people were wounded. read more...

Lawyers call on intl court to investigate Uyghur treatment

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Lawyers on Monday renewed calls for the International Criminal Court to open an investigation into China’s treatment of Uyghurs and other predominantly Muslim groups in China’s Xinjiang region as they presented a dossier of evidence to prosecutors. read more...

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