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Month: March 2022

Use of chemical weapons ‘blight’ on international community’s conscience — Global Issues

Use of chemical weapons ‘blight’ on international community’s conscience — Global Issues “Any use of chemical weapons is unacceptable and the absence of accountability for the past use of such weapons remains a blight...

The Ukraine Conflict Is Not Your Chance To Go Viral

Going back to the pop culture references, many on Twitter are making memes that show Zelensky photoshopped as various Marvel characters, including Captain America. Some people have decided he resembles actor Jeremy Renner, who...

Concern for women and children caught up in Ukraine conflict — Global Issues

Concern for women and children caught up in Ukraine conflict — Global Issues Catherine Russell, the newly appointed Executive Director of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF), said on Monday that the situation for boys...

Police culture change needed in handling complaints, say MPs | Police

A culture of “obstruction and delay” has scuppered investigations into police misconduct, MPs have warned, in a damning assessment of the way complaints against the police are handled. A report by the home affairs...

Crises unfolding in Ukraine ripple throughout Europe – Security Council hears — Global Issues

Crises unfolding in Ukraine ripple throughout Europe – Security Council hears — Global Issues Addressing the Council, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi highlighted that despite the evolving situation in Ukraine, UN humanitarian...

Amazon’s Alexa offers healthcare — RT World News

Amazon’s Alexa offers healthcare — RT World News Amazon has announced its Echo devices, powered by the Alexa AI virtual assistant, can put customers in touch with doctors hands-free via the telemedicine company Teladoc....

Ukraine War Tests the Power of Tech Giants

Telegram’s experience illustrates the competing pressures. The app is popular in Russia and Ukraine for sharing images, videos and information about the war. But it has also become a gathering ground for war misinformation,...

Hunter Biden’s partner gets prison sentence — RT World News

Hunter Biden’s partner gets prison sentence — RT World News Devon Archer, a close friend and former business partner of President Joe Biden’s son Hunter, was sentenced on Monday for defrauding a Native American...