First Australian Rescue Flight from Afghanistan Lands in UAE

The first Australian Defence Force evacuation flight from Afghanistan has returned back on Wednesday at a military base in the United Arab Emirates after collecting 26 passengers from Kabul airport. Prime Minister Scott Morrison confirmed that 26 people which included …

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Calls for Snap Summer Election

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced Sunday a snap election for Sept.20, hoping to capitalize on popular support for his government’s efforts to combat the Covid-19 pandemic. “Canadians need to choose how we finish the fight against Covid-19 and …

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China’s Involvement in Afghanistan Could be ‘Positive,’ U.S. State Secretary Antony Blinken Says

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said on Thursday that China’s increasing interest in Afghanistan could be “a positive thing.” Blinken said he would welcome China’s involvement if it was looking towards a “peaceful resolution of the conflict” and …

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US Senators Urge Biden to Set Deadline for Zero-Emission Vehicles

Both of California’s senators have asked President Joe Biden to set a hard date that would cease the sale and production of gas-powered vehicles. Democratic senators Alex Padilla and Dianne Feinstein asked Biden to “follow California’s lead” as well as …

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