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

Test makers target monkeypox market as cases rise

Test tubes labeled “Monkeypox virus positive and negative” are seen in this illustration taken May 23, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 3 (Reuters) – Diagnostics companies are racing to develop tests for monkeypox, hoping to tap into a new market as governments step up efforts … Read more

Queensland’s first independent teal Sandy Bolton on what the new guard can expect

Just before 9pm on election night, Mackellar’s utterly safe and wealthy Liberal seat on Sydney’s northern beaches fell to a well-known local GP named Sophie Scamps who was running as an independent. The victories of the so-called “teal independents” would keep coming, and their success in such close coalition seats changed a government, shocked the … Read more

Federal Labor and Liberal parties pledge extra funding for accommodation at CIT, Canberra’s home of football

With just 10 days until Australians vote in the federal election, the Liberal and Labor parties have pledged a few million extra dollars in funding for the ACT, should they win the ballot. Key points: Federal Labor pledges $10 million to house at-risk students at CIT’s Woden campus Liberal Party pledges $4.5m for dedicated football … Read more

Dutch to supply anti-tank, air defense rockets to Ukraine

AMSTERDAM, Feb 26 (Reuters) – The Netherlands will supply air defense rockets and anti-tank systems to Ukraine, the Dutch government said in letters to parliament on Saturday. The Dutch agreed to a Ukrainian request to rapidly ship 200 Stinger air defense rockets and 50 “Panzerfaust 3” anti-tank weapons with 400 rockets, the letters said. The … Read more