Early prisoner releases are customary during major holidays, but this is the second time the ruling junta has done so since it overthrew the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi,
While headlines around the world have kept warning that Lebanon is ‘on the brink of’ collapse for over a year now, most Lebanese will tell you that their state has already collapsed.
Japan’s unilateral decision to release wastewater from the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster in 2011, sparked reactions from its neighbouring countries.
The central bank statement cites security risks as a reason as crypto assets are “neither subject to any regulation and supervision mechanisms nor a central regulatory authority".
Managing a withdrawal, and its fallout, will be a bigger challenge than the invasion.
A Haifa University study suggests that Turkey’s naval power is a growing concern for Israel and highlights how the last few years has seen Ankara greatly upgrade its maritime force
While 60 percent enrichment is higher than any level Iran previously enriched uranium, it is still lower than weapons-grade levels of 90 percent. The 2015 nuclear deal limited Iran’s enrichment to 3.67 percent.
Hong Kong’s leading anti-Beijing advocates were found guilty earlier this month of organising and participating in a massive protest in August 2019, where an estimated 1.7 million people marched in opposition to a security bill.
The city of Marib and its surrounding oil fields make up the last significant pocket of government-held territory in the north, the rest of which is under Houthi rebel control, including the capital Sanaa.
A town in the Khyber district of northwestern Pakistan is home to hundreds of caves where women and their families live in grim conditions.
Most people in Myanmar are shunning usual festivities this year to focus on their campaign against the junta who overthrew Aung San Suu Kyi’s elected government on February 1.
The ban, instated until 1100 GMT on YouTube, Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and Telegram, comes as government tries to stem days of anti-French protests by supporters of now-banned far-right Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan.
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