KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — One of the founders of the Taliban and the chief enforcer of its harsh interpretation of Islamic law when they last ruled Afghanistan said the hard-line movement will once again carry out executions and amputations of hands, though perhaps not in public ... “No one will tell us what our laws should be ... The U.S ... .
As they move from place to place, dodging fighting and searching for aid, they watch for telltale signs of malnutrition ... - No food, no medicine - At Ayder hospital, evidence of shortages is everywhere ... "They said, 'yeah, we're also concerned' but they have no capacity" other than to raise it with Abiy's office and government ministers, he said ... ....
The head of the UN food agency is warning that 16 million people in Yemen “are marching towards starvation”, adding that food rations for millions in the war-torn nation will be cut in October unless new funding arrives ... In the last six months, the total has grown to just over half the amount required ... “They have no coping capacity,” Beasley said ... .
That this will be outside IAEA surveillance is breathtaking ...Last year, India’s defence minister, Rajnath Singh, hinted that India might change its no-first-use of nuclear weapons policy ... It could even force Beijing to alter its no-first-use policy, setting off a domino effect that will impact the strategic calculations of all nuclear weapons states.
NO LINGERING EFFECTS. Hamilton said there were no lingering effects from Monza, where Verstappen’s car ended up on top of the Mercedes with a rear wheel hitting the Briton’s helmet ... Hamilton said he was putting no energy into worrying about more collisions.
Tunisia’s President Kais Saied issued presidential decrees bolstering the already near-total power he granted himself two months ago. Wednesday’s decrees include the continuing suspension of the Parliament’s powers and the suspension of all politicians’ immunity from prosecution ... AP/PA Images. / ... Enter email address. His critics called it a coup ... Latest.
LONDON — The European Union unveiled plans Thursday to require smartphone makers to adopt a single charging method for mobile devices. The European Commission, the bloc’s executive arm, proposed legislation that would mandate USB-C cables for charging, technology that many device makers have already adopted ... ___ ... ___ ... .
Johnson called on his counterparts to "commit to very substantial reductions by 2030" in carbon emissions and listed four areas of commitment. "Coal, cars, cash and trees. It is very simple", the Prime Minister said ... .
Some planets take a lot of hits for us. Jupiter, the largest gas giant in the solar system, was just slammed by an asteroid, according to . As the strongest gravitational force next to the sun, this isn't that uncommon ... Sadly, no one on Earth was able to see the explosions, since the impacts happened on Jupiter's far side ... That might have been us.