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German, US foreign ministers to meet on US base in Germany

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet at the  Ramstein U.S. Air Base for talks on Afghanistan
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U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken boards an aircraft as he departs Doha, Qatar at Old Doha Airport, Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021, to travel to Ramstein, Germany. (Olivier Douliery/Pool Photo via AP)
37 minutes ago

Gas explosion in apartment building outside Moscow kills 2

Russian law enforcement officials say a gas explosion in an apartment building outside Moscow has killed two people and injured five others
37 minutes ago
Members of the Emergency services work at the site of a gas explosion in a nine-story residential building in the city of Noginsk 53 kilometers (33 miles) east of Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021. A gas explosion in a residential building outside Moscow on Wednesday killed two people and left five more wounded, law enforcement officials said. The blast occurred on Wednesday morning in a nine-story building in Noginsk, prompting three stories to collapse. About 30 apartments were damaged. (AP Photo/Maxim Marmur)
1 hour ago

'Trial of the century' begins over terror attacks that killed 130 people

With 1,800 plaintiffs, 20 defendants and 330 lawyers, the trial is historic.
1 hour ago
Pedestrians walk past the entrance of the Bataclan theatre on Sept. 7, 2021, in Paris. In November 2015, three teams of jihadists launched a suicide-bombing and gun assault on bars, restaurants and the Bataclan concert hall, killing 130.
2 hours ago

Candidate in Japan race calls for new capitalism, recovery

One of the main candidates to be Japan’s next prime minister says the country needs a new type of capitalism to address income and social gaps caused by the pandemic
2 hours ago
Japan’s former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida announces his economic policy for the governing Liberal Democratic Party's presidential race, in Tokyo Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021. Kishida, one of the candidates to be Japan's next prime minister to succeed Yoshihide Suga, said Wednesday the country needs a new type of capitalism to address income and social gaps caused by the pandemic. (Yoshitaka Sugawara/Kyodo News via AP)
2 hours ago

Timeline of 2015 attacks as Paris trial set to begin

The 2015 attacks in Paris killed 130 people and wounded hundreds of others
2 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2015 file photo armed police operate in Saint-Denis, a northern suburb of Paris, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
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EXPLAINER: What's at stake in the 2015 Paris attacks trial?

France is putting on trial 20 men accused in the Islamic State group's 2015 attacks on Paris that left 130 people dead and hundreds injured
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The specially built courtroom is pictured Thursday, Sept. 2 2021 at the court house in Paris. In an enormous custom-designed chamber, France is putting on trial 20 men accused in the Nov. 13, 2015, Islamic State terror attacks on Paris that left 130 people dead and hundreds injured. Nine gunmen and suicide bombers struck within minutes of each other at the national soccer stadium, the Bataclan concert hall and restaurants and cafes. Salah Abdeslam, the lone survivor of the terror cell from that night is among those being tried for the deadliest attack in France since World War II. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
2 hours ago

Trial of 20 men accused in 2015 Paris attacks to begin

The trial is taking place in a secure complex.
2 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov.13, 2015 file photo, medics stand by victims in a Paris restaurant, Friday, Nov. 13, 2015. On Nov. 13, 2015, a cell of nine Islamic State militants armed with automatic rifles and explosive vests left a trail of dead and injured at the national stadium, Paris bars and restaurants and the Bataclan concert hall. Nearly all the attackers were from France or Belgium, as were the cell's 10th member — the only one still alive. He is the chief defendant among 20 people charged in a trial that is expected to last nine months. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File)
3 hours ago

Fire kills 41 inmates, 80 hurt at crowded Indonesian prison

A massive fire raged through an overcrowded prison near Indonesia’s capital overnight
3 hours ago
A police officers stands guard at the main entrance gate of Tangerang prison in Tangerang on the outskirts of Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021. A massive fire raged through the overcrowded prison early Wednesday, killing a number of inmates. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
September 08

Powerful earthquake near Mexico's Acapulco kills at least 1

A powerful earthquake has struck in southern Mexico near the Pacific resort city of Acapulco, causing buildings to rock and sway in Mexico City hundreds of kilometers away
September 08
People gather outside thier building with their pet after a strong earthquake, in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. The quake struck southern Mexico near the resort of Acapulco, causing buildings to rock and sway in Mexico City nearly 200 miles away. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
September 08

China chases 'rejuvenation' with control of tycoons, society

An avalanche of changes launched by China’s ruling Communist Party has jolted everyone from tech billionaires to school kids
September 08
FILE - In this June 28, 2021, file photo, Chinese President Xi Jinping is seen leading other top officials pledging their vows to the party on screen during a gala show ahead of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party in Beijing. An avalanche of changes launched by China's ruling Communist Party has jolted everyone from tech billionaires to school kids. Behind them: Xi's vision of reviving an idealized early era of vigorous party leadership, with more economic equality and tighter control over society and billionaire entrepreneurs. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)
September 08

Hong Kong police arrest defiant Tiananmen vigil leaders

Four leaders of the group that organized annual Tiananmen Square commemorations in Hong Kong have been arrested after refusing to cooperate in a national security investigation
September 08
September 07

Taliban form all-male Afghan government of old guard members

The Taliban's interim government for Afghanistan is all men and stacked with veterans of their hard-line rule from the 1990s and the 20-year battle against the U.S.-led coalition
September 07
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid speaks during a press conference in Kabul, Afghanistan Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. The Taliban on Tuesday announced a caretaker Cabinet stacked with veterans of their harsh rule in the late 1990s and subsequent 20-year battle against the U.S.-led coalition and its Afghan government allies. The line-up announced at the press conference is not likely to win the international support the Taliban so desperately need to avoid an economic meltdown. (AP Photo/Muhammad Farooq)
September 07

16 die as floods swamp public hospital in central Mexico

Torrential rains in central Mexico have suddenly flooded a hospital, killing 16 patients
September 07
Flooded halls, damaged beds and medical equipment are seen in the public hospital in Tula, Hidalgo state, Mexico, Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. Torrential rains in central Mexico suddenly flooded the hospital in Tula, killing more than a dozen patients, with about 40 other surviving as waters rose swiftly and flooded the public hospital. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
September 07

A fire in an overcrowded drug offenders prison near Indonesia’s capital has killed at least 41 inmates and injured 39

A fire in an overcrowded drug offenders prison near Indonesia’s capital has killed at least 41 inmates and injured 39
September 07
September 07

Earthquake causes buildings to sway in Mexico City

Earthquake causes buildings to sway in Mexico City
September 07
September 07

Hong Kong activists slam government for foreign agent label

A pro-democracy group says the Hong Kong government is arbitrarily labeling it a foreign agent, making it subject to prosecution under a tough national security law
September 07
Chow Han Tung, vice chairwoman of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China, speaks to media before delivering a letter to the police to reject their information request at the police headquarters in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. The group said the Hong Kong government is arbitrarily labeling pro-democracy organizations as foreign agents so they can be prosecuted under a tough national security law, Tuesday. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
September 07

Emotions raw before Paris trial for Islamic State carnage

Survivors of the 2015 attack on Paris are braced for a long-awaited trial.
September 07
FILE - In this Friday Nov. 13, 2015 file photo, a victim under a blanket lays dead outside the Bataclan theater in Paris. France is putting on trial 20 men accused in the Nov. 13, 2015, Islamic State terror attacks on Paris that left 130 people dead and hundreds injured. Nine gunmen and suicide bombers struck within minutes of each other at the national soccer stadium, the Bataclan concert hall and restaurants and cafes. Salah Abdeslam, the lone survivor of the terror cell from that night is among those being tried for the deadliest attack in France since World War II. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay, File)
September 07

Early stumble as El Salvador starts Bitcoin as currency

El Salvador has become the first country to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender, but the rollout stumbled in its first hours
September 07
Government employees wait for the opening of the Chivo digital wallet machine, which will exchange cash for Bitcoin cryptocurrency, at Las Americas Square in San Salvador, El Salvador, Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. Starting Tuesday, all businesses will have to accept payments in Bitcoin, except those lacking the technology to do so, according to a law approved by the congress. (AP Photo/Salvador Melendez)
September 07

Trudeau hit by gravel, says it won't stop how he campaigns

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he won’t alter how he campaigns after he and others were hit by gravel thrown by an anti-vaccine protester during the campaign this week
September 07
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to media following a meeting with Governor General Mary Simon at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)
September 07

Cape Verde court OKs extradition to US of Venezuelan ally

A court in Cape Verde has ruled that a businessman close to Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro arrested last year in the West African country can be extradited to the United States to face money-laundering charges
September 07
September 07

Government shelling of northwestern city in Syria kills 4

Syrian opposition activists say government shelling of rebel-held areas in northwestern Syria has killed four people, including a child and a woman
September 07
September 07

Kites fill the sky at popular festival

It was a mesmerizing scene as bears, lizards and floating creations of all shapes and sizes filled the sky at the return of St Annes Kite Festival in Lancashire, England.
September 07
It was a mesmerizing scene as bears, lizards and floating creations of all shapes and sizes filled the sky at the return of St Annes Kite Festival in Lancashire, England.
September 07

Diver and seal share adorable moment

A scuba diver and a gray seal enjoyed an underwater cuddle in a sweet encounter off the coast of England’s Farne Islands.
September 07
A scuba diver and a gray seal enjoyed an underwater cuddle in a sweet encounter off the coast of England’s Farne Islands.
September 07

At Brazil rallies, Bolsonaro deepens rift with Supreme Court

Tens of thousands of supporters of Brazil's embattled right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro heeded his call and turned out at rallies Tuesday as he stepped up his attacks on the Supreme Court and threatened to plunge the country into a constitutional crisis
September 07
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro arrives for a flag raising ceremony at Alvorada Palace presidential residence on Independence Day in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
September 07

Report blames poor welds for Mexico City subway collapse

Poorly welded, badly located and completely missing studs that joined steel support beams to a concrete layer supporting the track bed were to blame for the May 3 collapse of an elevated segment of Mexico City’s metro that killed 26 people
September 07
FILE- In this May 4, 2021 file photo, Mexico City's subway cars lay at an angle after a section of Line 12 of the subway collapsed in Mexico City. Poorly welded, badly located and completely missing studs that joined steel support beams to a concrete layer supporting the track bed were to blame for the May 3 collapse that killed 26 people, experts concluded in a report released Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte, File)
September 07

UN nuke watchdog: Iran pressing on with uranium enrichment

The U.N. atomic watchdog says Iran has continued to increase its stockpile of highly enriched uranium that could be used to make nuclear weapons in contravention of a 2015 accord with world powers that was meant to contain Tehran’s nuclear program
September 07
FILE - In this Monday, June 7, 2021 file photo, the flag of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) waves at the entrance of the Vienna International Center in Vienna. The U.N. atomic watchdog said on Tuesday, Sept. 7 that Iran has continued to increase its stockpile of highly enriched uranium that could be used to make nuclear weapons in contravention of a 2015 accord with world powers that was meant to contain Tehran's nuclear program. The IAEA also told member states in its confidential quarterly report Tuesday that its verification and monitoring activities have been “seriously undermined” since February by Iran's refusal to let inspectors access IAEA monitoring equipment. (AP Photo/Lisa Leutner, file)
September 07

Some Afghans evacuated by US seek asylum in Germany

Officials say dozens of people evacuated from Afghanistan by the United States military have applied for asylum in Germany during their layovers at the Ramstein U.S. Air Base
September 07
An aerial view of an Afghan refugee camp inside the US military base in Ramstein, Germany Monday, Sept. 6, 2021. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken headed on Sunday via Ramstein to Qatar on his first trip since the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan as he seeks a united front with allies shaken by the chaos. (Olivier Douliery/Pool Photo via AP)
September 07

Mexico Supreme Court rules it's unconstitutional to punish abortion -- annulling parts of law from state on Texas border

Mexico Supreme Court rules it's unconstitutional to punish abortion -- annulling parts of law from state on Texas border
September 07
September 07

Protests, Hurricane Ida relief, a soldier’s homecoming: World in Photos, Sep. 7.

A look at the top photos from around the globe.
September 07
VIDEO: Protests, Hurricane Ida relief, a soldier’s homecoming: World in Photos, Sep. 7.
September 07

Environmental groups call for postponement of climate talks

A coalition of environmental groups has called for a pivotal climate conference to be postponed amid concern that many of those most affected by global warming won’t be able to attend because of the continuing threat from COVID-19
September 07
FILE - In this Thursday, July 22, 2021 file photo, people demonstrate on the sidelines of a G20 environment meeting, in Naples, Italy. A coalition of environmental groups called Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 for this year’s climate summit to be postponed, arguing that too little has been done to ensure the safety of participants amid the continuing threat from COVID-19. The Climate Action Network, which includes more than 1,500 organizations in 130 countries, said there is a risk that many government delegates, civil society campaigners and journalists from developing countries may be unable to attend because of travel restrictions. The UN climate conference, known as COP26, is scheduled for early November in Scotland. (AP Photo/Salvatore Laporta, File)
September 07

Israeli army says it launched strikes on Hamas site in Gaza

Israel's military says it targeted a Hamas military site.
September 07
Police officers and prison guards inspect the scene of a prison escape outside the Gilboa prison in northern Israel, Monday, Sept. 6, 2021. Israeli forces on Monday launched a massive manhunt in northern Israel and the occupied West Bank after several Palestinian prisoners escaped overnight from a high-security facility in an extremely rare breakout. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)
September 07

Pope, patriarch and Canterbury abbot issue climate appeal

The world’s top Christian leaders have issued a joint appeal for delegates at the upcoming climate summit to “listen to the cry of the Earth” and make sacrifices to save the planet
September 07
FILE - In this uesday, Sept. 20, 2016 file photo, Pope Francis, center, flanked by Orthodox Patriarch of Constantinople Bartholomew I, left, and Canterbury Archbishop Justin Welby, pray together inside the Basilica of St. Francis, in Assisi, Italy. The world’s major Christian leaders, Pope Francis, the Archbishop of Canterbury and the spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians, have issued a joint appeal for delegates at the Glasgow climate conference to “listen to the cry of the Earth” and make sacrifices to save the planet. “The extreme weather and natural disasters of recent months reveal afresh to us with great force and at great human cost that climate change is not only a future challenge, but an immediate and urgent matter of survival,” said the statement from Francis, Archbishop Justin Welby of the Anglican Communion and Patriarch Bartholomew I. (Tiziana Fabi/Pool Photo via AP)
September 07

Cyclists pedal 'underwater' on unique path

Cyclists in Belgium can now enjoy the unique feeling of cycling below water level via an unusual bike path.
September 07
Cyclists in Belgium can now enjoy the unique feeling of cycling below water level via an unusual bike path.
September 07

Typhoon hits eastern Philippines, causing power outages

A strong typhoon has slammed into the eastern Philippines, bringing high winds that caused power outages in several provinces
September 07
In this photo provided by the Philippine Coast Guard, a man is evacuated to safer ground after floodwaters continued to rise due to typhoon at Ormoc City, Leyte province, Philippines early Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. Typhoon Conson slammed into the eastern Philippines, causing power outages, suspension of work in government offices, and flooding in some areas on Tuesday. (Philippine Coast Guard via AP)
September 07

Americans safely evacuate Afghanistan for 1st time since military withdrawal

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said there are still around 100 Americans left in Afghanistan.
September 07
VIDEO: Americans safely evacuate Afghanistan for 1st time since military withdrawal
September 07

UK carrier commander: Japan visit underscores partnership

The commander of the British aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth’ says the first port call in Japan by his strike group underscores Britain’s commitment to strengthening its military partnership with Japan
September 07
Japan Defense Minister Nobuo Kishi speaks to the members of the media after he inspected the British Royal Navy's HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier, back, at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan Monday, Sept. 6, 2021. (Kiyoshi Ota/Pool Photo via AP)
September 07

Taliban announce Cabinet for caretaker government dominated by the old guard

Taliban announce Cabinet for caretaker government dominated by the old guard
September 07
September 07

2 suspects arrested after Bulgari jewelry heist in Paris

Police in Paris have arrested two suspects following a Bulgari jewelry heist on the posh Place Vendome
September 07
Police officers stand outside the Bulgari jewelry after they arrest two suspects following a Bulgari jewelry heist on the posh Place Vendome in Paris, Tuesday, Sept.7, 2021. One of the suspects was shot in the leg by an officer before being arrested. (AP Photo/Rafael Yaghobzadeh)
September 07

Kosovar activists disrupt war crimes court officials' talks

Kosovar activists have tried to disrupt a meeting of war crimes court officials with civil society members, accusing the court adjudicating cases from Kosovo's war of independence of equating the victim with the aggressor
September 07
Kosovo Specialist Chamber court President Ekaterina Trendafilova, center, leads an outreach meeting in the capital, Pristina on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. Kosovar activists have tried to disrupt a meeting of war crimes court officials with civil society members, accusing the court adjudicating cases from Kosovo's war of independence of equating the victim with the aggressor. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)
September 07

Toddler lost in Australian woods for 3 days out of hospital

A 3-year-old who spent three nights lost in rugged Australian woodland is home.
September 07
Three-year-old AJ Elfalak is carried by a paramedic into an ambulance after he is found alive on the family property near Putty, north west of Sydney, Australia, Monday, Sept. 6, 2021. AJ was found sitting in a creek and cupping water in his hands to drink three days after he was lost in rugged Australian woodland. (Dean Lewins/AAP Image via AP)
September 07

Prominent lawyer leaves Russia citing government pressure

A prominent lawyer who represented both a former Russian journalist accused of treason and the team of imprisoned opposition leader Alexei Navalny has left Russia after authorities launched a criminal probe against him
September 07
FILE In this file photo taken on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, Russian lawyer Ivan Pavlov speaks to the media during a break in a court session in front of Moscow Court in Moscow, Russia. A prominent lawyer who represented both a former Russian journalist accused of treason and the team of imprisoned opposition leader Alexei Navalny said on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 that he has left Russia after authorities launched a criminal probe against him. In a statement posted on the Telergram messaging app, Ivan Pavlov said has left for Georgia and drew attention to restrictions imposed on him as a suspect in a criminal probe. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File)
September 07

Japan court summons NKorea leader over repatriation program

A Japanese judge has summoned North Korea’s leader to face demands for compensation by several ethnic Korean residents of Japan who say they suffered human rights abuses in North Korea after joining a resettlement program there
September 07
In this image from video, North Korean defector Eiko Kawasaki, a plaintiff, speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. A Japanese court has summoned North Korea's leader to face demands for compensation by several ethnic Korean residents of Japan who say they suffered human rights abuses in North Korea after joining a resettlement program there that described the country as a “paradise on Earth,” a lawyer and plaintiff said Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. (AP Photo)
September 07

Vatican won't say if women can vote in 2023 church meeting

Vatican officials are refusing to say whether women will have a vote when Pope Francis convenes the Catholic hierarchy and experts to the Vatican for a meeting on the Catholic church in 2023
September 07
FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2021 file photo, Sister Natalie Becquart poses for a photo during an interview with the Associated Press, in Rome, Pope Francis next month will open a two-year process of consultation of ordinary faithful aimed at revitalizing the Catholic Church, but Vatican officials refused on Tuesday to say whether women would have an equal say when concrete proposals are put to a vote in 2023. The appointment earlier this year of Becquart as an undersecretary in the Vatican’s synod office had signaled that she at least would probably be able to cast a vote, since her male predecessors had that right by nature of their office. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino, file)
September 07

Brutal attack prompts Spanish PM to hold hate crime meeting

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez is convening an urgent meeting of a committee that oversees efforts to fight hate crime after hooded attackers beat a 20-year-old man in Madrid and used a knife to carve a profanity on one of his buttocks
September 07
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez walks prior to his meeting with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera at the Moncloa palace in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
September 07

UN envoy to Iraq says effort underway to prevent voter fraud

The U.N. envoy to Iraq says measures are being taken to prevent voter fraud in national elections next month
September 07
FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2018 file photo, Iraqi Kurdish women cast their ballots during parliamentary elections in Irbil, Iraq. With the help of the United Nations, authorities in Iraq are taking measures to prevent voter fraud in national elections in October 2021. The U.N. envoy to Iraq Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert stressed on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 while speaking to reporters in Baghdad, that Iraqi political parties and candidates must abstain from intimidation, voter suppression and bribes to ensure the federal elections are free and fair. (AP Photo/Salar Salim, File)
September 07

UK opens public inquiry into proposed new deep coal mine

The U.K. has opened a public inquiry into plans for the country’s first new deep coal mine in three decades amid complaints that permitting the project would send the wrong message as the government seeks to persuade other countries to give up coal
September 07
Demonstrators stand outside the proposed Woodhouse Colliery, south of Whitehaven, ahead of the public inquiry into controversial plans for a new deep coal mine on the Cumbria coast, in Whitehaven, England, Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021. The U.K. has opened a public inquiry into plans for the country’s first new deep coal mine in three decades amid complaints that permitting the project would send the wrong message as the government seeks to persuade other countries to give up coal. Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick ordered the investigation in March, saying the project may conflict with the government’s target for reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050. (Owen Humphreys/PA via AP)
September 07

Report: 150 starved to death in Ethiopia's Tigray in August

Tigray forces in Ethiopia say at least 150 people starved to death last month.
September 07
A young Tigrayan girl sits on sacks of wheat after the World Food Programme (WFP) distributed food to around 13,000 people in the rural village of Zelazle in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia Monday, Aug. 23, 2021. (Claire Nevill/WFP via AP)
September 07

Romanian coalition partner quits government amid crisis

Romania’s junior coalition partner USR-Plus has resigned from government following a week of political turmoil that has gripped the country’s governing center-right coalition
September 07
September 07

Myanmar opposition calls for national uprising against army

The main underground group coordinating resistance to Myanmar’s military rulers has called for a nationwide uprising
September 07
This image made from video by National Unity Government (NUG) via Facebook, shows Duwa Lashi La, the acting president of the National Unity Government (NUG), posted on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 in Myanmar. Myanmar’s NUG, an underground body coordinating resistance to the military regime, on Tuesday called for a nationwide uprising. The shadow government's acting president Duwa Lashi La called for revolt “in every village, town and city in the entire country at the same time” against the military-installed government and declared a so-called ”state of emergency." (National Unity Government via Facebook via AP)
September 07

EU commission to issue 250 billion euros in green bonds

The European Commission is looking to issue up to 250 billion euros in green bonds this fall as part of its plans to finance the 27-nation bloc’s recovery from the coronavirus crisis
September 07