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

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

Explainer: Check out the AI ​​art generator that’s breaking the internet

Have you ever wondered what Congresswoman Kristyn Wong-Tam would look like next to a capybara? What about what Doug Ford might look like if he appeared in the 2019 horror movie “Midsommar?” A hilarious internet tool can show you…sort of. It’s still learning. A new AI model that generates illustrations from human-typed text is grabbing … Read more

The United States excludes Cuba and Venezuela from the summit of the Americas; The Mexican leader sits down

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY, June 6 (Reuters) – The White House on Monday excluded Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua from the Summit of the Americas hosted by the United States this week, prompting the Mexican president to follow through on his threat to skip the event because not all countries in the Western Hemisphere were invited. A boycott … Read more

Colombia discovers two historic shipwrecks in the Caribbean

BOGOTA, June 6 (Reuters) – Colombian navy officials monitoring the long-sunken galleon San Jose underwater have discovered two other historic wrecks nearby, President Ivan Duque said on Monday. The San José galleon, believed by historians to be carrying billions of dollars worth of treasure, sank in 1708 near the Colombian Caribbean port of Cartagena. His … Read more

Migrant caravan in Mexico heads for US border as Summit of the Americas begins

TAPACHULA, June 6 (Reuters) – Several thousand migrants, many from Venezuela, set out from southern Mexico early on Monday in a bid to reach the United States, timing their journey to coincide with the Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles this week. Migration campaigners said the group could be one of the biggest migrant … Read more

Lula launches his presidential candidacy and says he defends Brazilian democracy

SAO PAULO, May 7 (Reuters) – Leftist former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva launched his presidential candidacy on Saturday calling on Brazilians to unite behind him in defense of Brazilian democracy against the far-right president’s authoritarian government Jair Bolsonaro. Without mentioning Bolsonaro by name, Lula told supporters at a rally that his opponent was … Read more

Peruvian government postpones meeting with Las Bambas mine protesters to Tuesday

Indigenous community members camp at the property of the Chinese-owned Las Bambas copper mine, in Las Bambas, Peru, April 26, 2022. REUTERS/Angela Ponc Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LIMA, May 7 (Reuters) – The Peruvian government has postponed a meeting scheduled for Saturday with indigenous communities protesting at the Las Bambas … Read more

New Russian cosmonaut team welcomed aboard International Space Station

March 18 (Reuters) – Three Russian cosmonauts arrived safely at the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, docking their Soyuz capsule with the outpost for a mission that continues a 20-year shared Russian-US presence in orbit despite tensions over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The arrival of the latest cosmonaut team – warmly welcomed by four … Read more

Argentina’s Senate gives thumbs up to $45 bln IMF debt deal

Police officers stand in front of the National Congress as the senate debates the government’s agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), in Buenos Aires, Argentina March 17, 2022. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUENOS AIRES, March 17 (Reuters) – Argentina’s Senate voted late on Thursday to approve a … Read more