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‘Freudian slip’: Bush decries ‘invasion of Iraq’ – not Ukraine

Former United States President George W Bush has decried the “wholly unjustified and brutal invasion of Iraq” in a gaffe during a speech in the US state of Texas.

GLOBALink | U.S. should not play with fire on issues concerning China’s core interests:...

"The U.S. should not play with fire on issues concerning China's core interests," a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson has said.

GLOBALink | Thousands gather for pro-abortion rights rally in Los Angeles

Thousands of people took to the streets in Los Angeles on Saturday as part of a nationwide effort to protect abortion rights amid the controversy triggered by news that the U.S. Supreme Court could overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision.
Qatar World Cup guests

Iran prepares facilities for Qatar World Cup guests

The secretary of Iran's Supreme Council of Free Zones reported that it provided facilities to attract tourists to watch FIFA World Cup 2022 matches.
Shireen Abu Akleh’s killing

Israel will not investigate Shireen Abu Akleh’s killing

The Israeli military is not planning to investigate the killing of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, according to Israeli media, leading her family to reiterate their call for a transparent probe into her shooting.
green investment

Germany says it will vote against EU plans to label nuclear power as a...

Germany will oppose European Union plans to include nuclear energy as a sustainable investment in its "taxonomy" policy for labeling green investments, the government said on Monday.
Russian fossil fuels

Five things to know about the EU’s big plan to become independent from Russian...

The European Union is facing a once-in-a-lifetime dilemma: how to cut its heavy and costly dependency on Russian energy while keeping the lights on for citizens and businesses across the continent.
unilateral sanctions

UN special rapporteur urges US to lift unilateral sanctions

The UN special rapporteur called on the US to immediately lift unilateral sanctions against the Iranian people according to international laws, stressing that Iranian assets blocked in some countries must be released.
S-500 air defense weapons

Latest S-500 air defense weapons arriving for Russian troops

The latest S-500 anti-aircraft missile system has begun arriving for Russian troops, Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov said during the government’s New Horizons educational marathon on Wednesday.
Western military alliance

NATO expects Turkey not to hold up Finland, Sweden membership

NATO and the United States said on Sunday they were confident Turkey would not hold up membership of Finland and Sweden in the Western military alliance, as the two Nordic states took firm steps to join in response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

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