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2d ago

Slovak PM is stable after 'miracles' in the hospital as suspect is ordered detained

Two hours of surgery Friday to remove dead tissue from Robert Fico’s multiple gunshot wounds “contributed to a positive prognosis,” Health Minister Zuzana Dolinkova said.
Image: SLOVAKIA-POLITICS-SHOOTING-COURT
Image: SLOVAKIA-POLITICS-SHOOTING-COURT
2d ago

Gunmen kill three Spanish tourists in Afghanistan’s central Bamyan province

Friday’s attack was among the most serious targeting foreign citizens since foreign forces left and the Taliban took over in 2021.
Image: Daily life in Afghanistan
Image: Daily life in Afghanistan
3d ago

Putin concludes China trip by emphasizing ties with Russia

Russian President Vladimit Putin this month began his fifth term in power and Chinese leader Xi Jinping began his third last year.
Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping.
Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping.
3d ago

French police fatally shoot a man suspected of setting fire to a synagogue

National police said the officers were alerted early Friday morning that smoke was rising from the synagogue and came face to face with the man when they got there.
Two separate investigations have been opened, one into the fire at the synagogue and another into the circumstances of the death of the individual killed by the police, Rouen prosecutors said.
Two separate investigations have been opened, one into the fire at the synagogue and another into the circumstances of the death of the individual killed by the police, Rouen prosecutors said.
3d ago

Slovak PM Robert Fico between life and death after shooting, ally says

The shooting was the first major assassination attempt on a European political leader for more than 20 years, and has drawn international condemnation.
Slovak PM Fico between life and death after shooting
Slovak PM Fico between life and death after shooting

King Charles' polarizing portrait, explained by the artist himself

Art experts, like many others around the world, appear to be split in their opinions about the portrait painted by British artist Jonathan Yeo.
King Charles III / The portrait of the King Charles III by artist Jonathan Yeo.
King Charles III / The portrait of the King Charles III by artist Jonathan Yeo.
4d ago

Tears, laughs and bare butts beamed through portal linking Dublin and New York

Each sculpture broadcasts a livestream from the portal in the other city, allowing real time interaction between people on both sides of the Atlantic.  
Brianna Jacobson in New York holds up a sign for her friend Sarah, in Dublin.
Brianna Jacobson in New York holds up a sign for her friend Sarah, in Dublin.
4d ago

As countries tighten anti-gay laws, more LGBTQ migrants seek safety and asylum in Europe

To date, more than 60 countries have anti-LGBTQ laws on the books, most of them in Africa, the Middle East and parts of Asia.
Knowing that she faced a possible prison term since Nigeria criminalizes same-sex relationships, Anthony fled with her partner to Libya in 2014 and then Italy, where they both won asylum. Their claim? That they had a well-founded fear of anti-LGBTQ+ persecution back home.
Knowing that she faced a possible prison term since Nigeria criminalizes same-sex relationships, Anthony fled with her partner to Libya in 2014 and then Italy, where they both won asylum. Their claim? That they had a well-founded fear of anti-LGBTQ+ persecution back home.
4d ago

'Lone wolf' charged with attempted assassination of Slovak leader

Slovakia's interior minister said Thursday that a suspect charged with attempted murder was a lone wolf who “did not belong to any political groups.”
Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico
Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico
5d ago

Slovakia's prime minister hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being shot

Fico was taken to a hospital in a "life-threatening state," his office said.
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5d ago

Manhunt underway for prison-break gang that gunned down officers in France

Hundreds of officers mobilized in "unprecedented" effort to catch the armed gang that killed two prison officers during an ambush.
A massive manhunt was underway in France on Wednesday for an armed gang that killed two prison officers and seriously injured three others to spring an inmate they were escorting.
A massive manhunt was underway in France on Wednesday for an armed gang that killed two prison officers and seriously injured three others to spring an inmate they were escorting.

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