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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

International News

    Taliban Asks to Address UN General Assembly in New York

    The Taliban has asked to address the United Nations (UN) general assembly this week in New York, according to a UN spokesperson. In a letter...

    U.S. Officials to Investigate Incidents of Border Agents on Horseback Dispersing Haitian Migrants

    The United States Department of Homeland Security have pledged on Sept. 20 to "swiftly" conduct an investigation after footage showed border agents on horseback...

    British Police Charge Third Suspect in 2018 Salisbury Novichok Attack

    British police have charged on Sept. 21 a third suspect in the 2018 Salisbury Novichok attack, which killed one person and left another three...

    EU Rules Russia Responsible for Litvinenko Murder

    The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ruled that Russia was behind the 2006 murder of ex-KGB officer Alexander Litvinenko in London using...

    Afghan Heroin Worth $2.7bn Seized at Indian Port

    Indian officials said that nearly three tonnes of heroin valued at $2.7 billion from Afghanistan have been confiscated in a raid operation from a...

    Havana Syndrome Incident Reported in India

    A staff member of CIA Director Bill Burns has reportedly reported experiencing symptoms consistent with Havana syndrome after visiting India. According to a CNN report,...

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