Iran has disbanded its morality police following more than two months of demonstrations that were started by Mahsa Amini’s detention for allegedly breaking the nation’s stringent female clothing code, several media reports said ... Also Read. Contested by youth, Iranian regime is turning more than ever to China and Russia ... .
Oil prices have risen in response to an agreement by the G7 group of nations which came into effect on Monday ... The move is part of increased pressure by the West over the Kremlin’s invasion of Ukraine ... .
West African leaders said on Sunday they would establish a regional peacekeeping force to intervene in member states to help restore security and constitutional order in a region that has witnessed several coups in the past two years ... restore constitutional order in member countries." ... .
SUMBERWULUH, Indonesia (AP) — Improved weather conditions Monday allowed rescuers to resume evacuation efforts and a search for possible victims after the highest volcano on Indonesia’s most densely populated island erupted, triggered by monsoon rains ... He said nearly... .
BEIJING. More Chinese cities including Urumqi in the far west announced an easing of coronavirus curbs on Sunday as China tries to make its zero-Covid policy more targeted and less onerous after unprecedented protests against restrictions last weekend ... Both sites saw protests a week ago ... Authorities denied that ... Published in Dawn, December 5th, 2022. .
The Netherlands is expected to formally apologise for its role in 250 years of slavery but the planned move is threatening to cause a split in the country, with some critics calling it “complete nonsense” ... According to broadcaster NOS, plans include €200m for awareness projects and €27m for a slavery museum ... Sign up to This is Europe ... Never again.” ... .
By Lee Camp / Behind the Headlines. Syria has drifted from the headlines, but the U.S. is still stealing their oil, occupying large swaths of their land, and economically obliterating them. This month, UN special rapporteurAlena Douhan came back from Syria and demanded an end to all sanctions imposed by US and its allies ...Become a Patron before Dec ... .