Türkiye continues its efforts to solve the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war, PresidentRecep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday, adding that towards this end he will soon have talks with his counterparts on both sides of the conflict. "In order to resolve this crisis, I will have talks with (Russian PresidentVladimir) Putin on Sunday ... 19 ... .
NASA has lost contact with a three-year-old satellite in Earth orbit. The space agency's Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) lost contact with ground controllers two weeks ago and is orbiting Earth without a connection. NASA fears this may be due to a system failure that could mean it has lost contact with the satellite for good. See Also ... .
GENEVA, Dec 9 (Reuters) - U.N ... "The report that was issued on 31 August is a very important one and has highlighted very serious human rights concerns," said Turk in a Geneva press briefing. "I will personally continue engaging with the authorities ...Video ... ....
LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru’s first female president is pushing to cement her hold on power, saying she expects to complete the term of her ousted predecessor and buck the trend of presidential failures blighting the Andean nation ... It was also used to oust PresidentMartín Vizcarra, who governed in 2018-2020 ... That is democracy,” Boluarte said ... .
Russian and Ukrainian forces fought vicious battles in Ukraine’s east without significant territorial changes over the past week, the 41st of the war, with neither side showing any willingness for immediate negotiations to put an end to the fighting ... Ukraine’s long-range drones ... Bakhmut and the long, static war ... Tightening sanctions ... The human toll ... .
Britain has targeted individuals accused of human rights abuses, corruption and sexual violence in 30 sanctions across nearly a dozen countries. Foreign SecretaryJames Cleverly said the asset freeze and travel bans announced on Friday “expose those behind the heinous violations” ... Protests in London over conditions in Evin prison (CreditImage ... / ... .
French PresidentEmmanuel Macron said on Thursday that condoms would be made available for free in pharmacies for young adults in the ages 18- 25, from January 1, 2023. This move comes in an attempt to reduce the spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and unwanted pregnancies among young people ... This can be through vaginal, oral, or anal sex.
WASHINGTON. Russian PresidentVladimir Putin said on Friday that further prisoner swaps between the United States and Russia were possible, and that contacts between the two countries’ intelligence services would continue ... Putin was asked if other exchanges were possible. “Yes, anything is possible,” he replied. “Contacts continue ... AFP ... AFP ... .