Netherlands claims Russian spy caught seeking internship at war crimes tribunal

Russian agent accused of impersonating trainee to infiltrate court ICC investigates war crimes allegations in Ukraine Brazilian fake ID included likes for trance music, bean stew AMSTERDAM, June 16 (Reuters) – Dutch intelligence said on Thursday it discovered a Russian military agent attempting to use a false identity to infiltrate the International Criminal Court (ICC) … Read more

Taiwan presents its latest home-made armored vehicle

JIJI, Taiwan, June 16 (Reuters) – Taiwan’s military on Thursday displayed its latest locally produced armored vehicle, the CM-34 Clouded Leopard, at a remote manufacturing site in the island’s central mountains. Taiwan has been keen to demonstrate its determination to defend itself if ever China, which claims the democratically-ruled island as its own territory, were … Read more

Gatwick in London caps number of summer flights due to staff shortages

June 17 (Reuters) – London Gatwick Airport said on Friday it would limit the number of flights during the summer season due to continuing labor shortages, a move that will force airlines to cancel some flights. Britain’s second-largest airport will cap flights at 825 a day in July and 850 in August to avoid chaos … Read more

Human remains found in search of British journalist and Brazilian guide, minister says

SAO PAULO, June 15 (Reuters) – Human remains have been unearthed where authorities were looking for British journalist Dom Phillips and indigenous expert Bruno Pereira, Brazilian Justice Minister Anderson Torres said on Wednesday. “I have just been informed by the Federal Police that ‘human remains have been found at the site where excavations were in … Read more

WHO reviews reports of monkeypox virus in semen

LONDON, June 15 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization is reviewing reports that the monkeypox virus is present in the semen of patients, exploring the possibility that the disease could be sexually transmitted, an official said on Wednesday. WHO official. Many cases in the current monkeypox outbreak, largely centered in Europe, involve sexual partners who … Read more

US FDA advisers assess cardiac risk of Moderna COVID vaccine for young men

A pharmacist holds a vial of the Moderna coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine in West Haven, Connecticut, U.S., February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Mike Segar Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 14 (Reuters) – Moderna’s (MRNA.O) COVID-19 vaccine may pose a higher risk of heart inflammation in young men than the Pfizer (PFE.N)/BioNTech (22UAy.DE) … Read more

White nationalists accused of planning riot are released on bail from Idaho jail

June 13 (Reuters) – Thirty-one members of the white nationalist group Patriot Front, arrested in Idaho over the weekend on suspicion of plotting to violently disrupt an LGBTQ pride event, have been released from prison on bail and will face their first court appearances in the coming weeks, a court official said Monday. The men, … Read more

Disney/Pixar EXCLUSIVE ‘Lightyear’ Starring Same-Sex Couple Won’t Play In 14 Countries; China in question

LOS ANGELES, June 13 (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) has been unable to secure permission to show its new Pixar film “Lightyear” in 14 countries across the Middle East and Asia , a source said on Monday, and the anime film seemed unlikely to open in China, the world’s biggest film market. A “Lightyear” … Read more

Hollywood talent agency UTA acquires London band Curtis Brown

June 13 (Reuters) – UTA, one of Hollywood’s biggest talent agencies, said on Monday it has reached an agreement to acquire London-based Curtis Brown Group, a leading literary and arts firm. The terms of the contract are not disclosed. As the entertainment industry has evolved, so have the agencies that represent talent and brokers. UTA … Read more

Tens of Thousands Rally Against Gun Violence in Washington, Across the United States

WASHINGTON, June 11 (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of protesters descended on Washington on Saturday and at hundreds of rallies across the United States to demand that lawmakers pass legislation to reduce gun violence after the month-long massacre last in an elementary school in Texas. In the nation’s capital, March for Our Lives (MFOL) organizers … Read more