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UN human rights chief vows to follow up with China on abuse concerns

UN human rights chief vows to follow up with China on abuse concerns

FILE PHOTO: The United Nations headquarters building is pictured with a UN logo in the Manhattan borough of New York…
Russian, U.S. diplomats hold technical talks in Istanbul

Russian, U.S. diplomats hold technical talks in Istanbul

(Reuters) -Russian and U.S. diplomats met in Istanbul on Friday to discuss a number of technical issues in their relationship,…
Israel’s Netanyahu gets extension until Dec. 21 to form government

Israel’s Netanyahu gets extension until Dec. 21 to form government

FILE PHOTO: Likud party leader Benjamin Netanyahu gestures as he addresses his supporters at his party headquarters during Israel’s general…
South Korean truckers vote to end strike for minimum wage protections

South Korean truckers vote to end strike for minimum wage protections

2/2 Striking truckers vote on whether to end their strike in Gwangju, South Korea December 9, 2022. Yonhap via REUTERS…
Russian state media lauds Putin’s ‘win’ on Viktor Bout exchange

Russian state media lauds Putin’s ‘win’ on Viktor Bout exchange

3/3 FILE PHOTO: Suspected Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout is escorted by members of a special police unit after a…
Pope Francis breaks down and cries while mentioning Ukraine at public prayer

Pope Francis breaks down and cries while mentioning Ukraine at public prayer

By Philip Pullella ROME (Reuters) -Pope Francis broke down and cried on Thursday as he mentioned the suffering of Ukrainians…
Who is Viktor Bout, the Russian arms dealer swapped for Griner?

Who is Viktor Bout, the Russian arms dealer swapped for Griner?

FILE PHOTO: Suspected Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout is escorted by members of a special police unit after a hearing…
Finland hopes for Turkish support for NATO bid soon, considers arms exports

Finland hopes for Turkish support for NATO bid soon, considers arms exports

5/5 Finland’s Defence Minister Antti Kaikkonen speaks during an interview with Reuters in Ankara, Turkey, December 8, 2022. REUTERS/Cagla Gurdogan…
Iran holds first execution over anti-government protests

Iran holds first execution over anti-government protests

DUBAI (Reuters) -Iran hanged a man on Thursday convicted of injuring a security guard with a knife and blocking a…
Brittney Griner’s detainment, conviction and release

Brittney Griner’s detainment, conviction and release

FILE PHOTO: U.S. basketball player Brittney Griner, who was detained at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport and later charged with illegal possession…
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