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⚡ Lightning Round US President Joe Biden signed gay marriage legislation into law, with thousands gathered to watch the ceremony where he called the law "a blow against hate in all its forms." The UN Economic and Social Council ousted Iran from the Commission on the Status of Women for the remainder of its 2022-2026, their leading global body fighting for gender equality, due to Tehran's systematic violation of the rights of women and girls. China said it w...Devamını Oku

15 Ara 2022

• Russian public support for the war in Ukraine is "falling significantly" according to the UK defense ministry. An independent Russian media outlet that claimed access to government data said 55% of Russians support peace talks with Ukraine while only 25% approve the invasion, which the Kremlin calls a "special military operation." Another poll cited by the Institute for the Study of War shows 53% of Russians want peace talks to start. On a related note: The UK...Devamını Oku

05 Ara 2022

• Iran began producing enriched uranium at 60% at its underground Fordo nuclear plant, the country's official news agency IRNA reported, with the Foreign Ministry saying they took this step in reaction to a resolution by the UN's nuclear watchdog. Iran has already been enriching to 60% purity at its Natanz nuclear facility but started the process at Fordo after the International Atomic Energy Agency's criticism last week that Tehran continued to bar the agency's official...Devamını Oku

23 Kas 2022

• A Revolutionary Court in Iran issued the first death sentence to an unnamed person for participating in the Mahsa Amini protests that have spread throughout the country, state media said. The Tehran court found the defendant guilty of "enmity against God" for setting fire to a government facility. via BBC Consequences: EU foreign ministers agreed to hit Iran with new sanctions, with 32 officials and organizations involved in suppressing the country's rece...Devamını Oku

15 Kas 2022

• Russian soldiers are forcing Ukrainian civilians from their apartments in the occupied capital of the Kherson region and moving in themselves, a resident said Friday. The resident’s account suggested that Russia could be preparing for intense urban warfare in anticipation of Ukrainian advances. Russia-installed authorities in Kherson continued to urge civilians to leave the city. via The Guardian In other news: Iran acknowledged for the first time that it...Devamını Oku

07 Kas 2022

• Iran released security footage of the night when a fire broke out in the Evin Prison that killed at least 8 inmates, in an effort to back the government's narrative after growing international pressure. Known for holding political prisoners like those arrested during the recent Mahsa Amini protests, the footage released from the Evin Prison does not show unrest or violence from prisoners as it was said by the government. via TheMediaLine In other news: Iran...Devamını Oku

25 Eki 2022

🕵️ America’s throwaway spies: How the CIA failed Iranian informants in its secret war with Tehran 🇲🇼 Culture: A new fourth plinth statue has arrived in Trafalgar Square celebrating a Malawian icon 📺 Video essay: Where did water come from? —PBS Eons

30 Eyl 2022

• Protests in Iran spread over the death of Mahsa Amini in custody after being arrested in Tehran for wearing "unsuitable attire.” Iran's Revolutionary Guards called on the judiciary on Thursday to prosecute "those who spread false news and rumors," which indicates that the elite force is prepared to step up its crackdown on demonstrations. via Reuters What happened: Mahsa Amini was arrested by Iran’s morality police on Sept. 13 and was taken to the hospital ...Devamını Oku

23 Eyl 2022

⚡ Lightning Round UK's former PM Gordon Brown said that stripping the Bank of England's independence would be making a "very bad mistake", following the frontrunner Liz Truss' critique on the Bank and her vow to review its remit if elected. UK’s Horniman Museum will be giving back to Nigeria 72 artifacts looted in the 19th Century from the Kingdom of Benin, following a request by Nigeria’s National Commission for Museums and Monuments in January. Iran nucle...Devamını Oku

09 Ağu 2022

• Russian President Vladimir Putin met with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran on Tuesday, where Khamenei called for long-term cooperation between the two countries, suggested the two countries use their own national currencies to trade goods, and urged Putin to stay vigilant against “Western deception,” according to Iran’s state TV. Khamenei also said the Kremlin had no alternative in Ukraine despite the suffering endured by ordinary people. via Reu...Devamını Oku

20 Tem 2022