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

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

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

Biden says feds will fund New Mexico wildfire recovery

SANTA FE, NM, June 11 (Reuters) – The U.S. federal government will fund New Mexico’s comprehensive response to the wildfires, President Joe Biden said on Saturday speaking from Santa Fe amid survivors’ anger over the the fire started by federal officials. “We have a responsibility to help the state recover,” Biden told elected officials and … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskiy says it will fight for all territory amid fierce battle in east

Fierce street fighting for a key industrial city in the East Outnumbered Ukrainian troops will not surrender -Zelenskiy Eastern Front under constant bombardment Ports under Russian control should resume grain exports – Moscow KYIV/DRUZHKIVKA, Ukraine, June 7 (Reuters) – Ukraine will fight to reclaim all of its territory occupied by Russian forces, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy … Read more

Damaged UK’s Boris Johnson wins party’s vote of confidence

The great Conservative Party rebellion deals a blow to the Prime Minister Johnson says it’s a ‘decisive result’ COVID-19 ‘Partygate’ sour the mood LONDON, June 6 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson survived a vote of confidence on Monday, but a major rebellion within his Conservative party over the so-called “partygate” scandal has dealt … Read more