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Edward Snowden receives Russian passport - lawyer (2)
By: RT 2 December 2022 Former CIA and National Security Agency (NSA) officer Edward Snowden has received his Russian passport after having been granted citizenship by President Vladimir Putin earlier this year. According to Snowden's lawyer, Anatoly Kucherena, who spoke with Interfax on Friday, the whistleblower has also taken an oath mandated by law in order to become a full-fledged Russian citizen.
Another Kamala Harris staffer announces exit as comms director Jamal Simmons set to leave: reports (2)
By Victor Nava December 2, 2022 9:14pm Jamal Simmons previously worked for Al Gore's 2000 presidential campaign. John Lamparski Vice President Kamala Harris's communications director will leave his post next month after just a year on the job, the latest in a series of high- level departures from her office. Jamal Simmons, a veteran Democratic aide who previously worked for Al Gore's 2000 presidential campaign and more recently as a contributor to CBS
Dealer who sold Wemyss art 'was not negligent', London court rules (1)
Tom Pilgrim Saturday December 03 2022, 12.00am , The Times The Countess of Wemyss gave evidence to the court in London TIMES NEWSPAPERS LTD Tom Pilgrim Saturday December 03 2022, 12.00am , The Times An art dealer who secured a lb1.15 million sale of a French "masterpiece" from the collection of an aristocratic Scottish family that was later resold for millions more did not act negligently, a judge has ruled.
Ukraine rights probe condemns 'multiplying' impact of war on children (1)
© UNICEF/Diego Ibarra S'anchez In Ukraine, a nine-year-old boy helps his mother clear rubble from their heavily damaged home, in preparation for covering open areas with plastic as winter approaches. Facebook Twitter Print Email Ukraine rights probe condemns 'multiplying' impact of war on children 2 December 2022 Peace and Security A top UN Human Rights Council-appointed probe into potential rights abuses
UPDATE - Over 1,000 Ukrainian Soldiers Getting Trained As Part Of EU Assistance Mission - Borrell (3)
Faizan Hashmi Published December 03, 2022 | 05:30 AM BRUSSELS (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 03rd December, 2022) EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell says more than 1,000 Ukrainian soldiers are currently undergoing military training as part of the European Union Assistance Mission Ukraine (EUMAM). "Today, #EUMAM has reached its full initial operational capability.
Cameroon is first African team to beat Brazil at World Cup (1)
By Associated Press December 3, 2022 LUSAIL, Qatar: Cameroon coach Rigobert Song came full circle on a memorable and bittersweet night for African soccer. Jerome Ngom Mbekeli, the only member of Cameroon's team who plays for a Cameroonian club, made an inspiring run and cross to set up Vincent Aboubakar's header and stoppage-time winner in a 1-0 victory to make the Indomitable Lions the first African nation to beat Brazil at a World Cup.
EU agrees to cap price of Russian oil (2)
Xinhua 03 Dec 2022, 06:05 GMT+10 BRUSSELS, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) - The European Union (EU) member states on Friday agreed on a 60 U.S.
World food prices fall slightly in November: FAO (3)
Xinhua 03 Dec 2022, 05:55 GMT+10 ROME, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) - Increased stability in grain exports from Russia and Ukraine sent global prices for grains and cereals lower in November, the Rome-based United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reported on Friday. The broader FAO Food Price Index was flat compared to a month earlier, remaining near record highs. The organization said that Russia's rejoining of the Black Sea Grain
US targets Pakistan over religious freedom violations, goes soft on India (1)
US targets Pakistan over religious freedom violations, goes soft on India 03 December,2022 08:43 am WASHINGTON - The United States has designated Pakistan as a country of particular concern under the Religious Freedom Act over violations during 2022, but India was let off despite serious violations. "Around the world, governments and non-state actors harass, threaten, jail, and even kill individuals on account of their beliefs," said Secretary of
Ukrainian Diplomatic Missions In 6 EU Countries Received Blood-Stained Packages - Diplomat (1)
Faizan Hashmi Published December 02, 2022 | 11:13 PM Ukrainian diplomatic missions across Europe have received blood-stained packages with animal eyes in them, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry spokesman Oleg Nikolenko said on Friday MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 02nd December, 2022) Ukrainian diplomatic missions across Europe have received blood-stained packages with animal eyes in them, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry spokesman Oleg Nikolenko said on Friday.