North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Hails ‘Sacred Combat Mission,’ Gets Warm Words from World Leaders

“That would be a very messy war, a very bad war. Many millions of people would be killed,” he added. “In the meantime, we’ve gotten along with them. We didn’t get to war. Everyone said that if I was elected, I’d be at war in one week; it’s been just the opposite.”

Trump silent as world leaders call for answers from Putin on Navalny poisoning

It wasn’t until August 2019 that the administration imposed the legally required second round of sanctions on Russia for the poisoning — more than six months after they had been due. The Trump administration was also slow to enact sanctions punishing Russia for election interference.

More world leaders congratulate Vietnam on 75th National Day

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam has continued to receive congratulations from world leaders on the occasion of the 75th National Day (September 2). Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sent a congratulatory message to Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong. Meanwhile, Presidents Ibrahim Mohamed Solih of the Maldives and KP Sharma Oli of Nepal extended […]

World’s wildlife populations have fallen by an average of 68% in four decades, World Wildlife Fund says

“This report reminds us that we destroy the planet at our peril — because it is our home. As humanity’s footprint expands into once-wild places, we’re devastating species populations. But we’re also exacerbating climate change and increasing the risk of zoonotic diseases like Covid-19,” WWF-US President and CEO Carter Roberts said in a statement.

Mandela funeral: Inside massive security efforts to protect world leaders

Scores of world leaders are planning to attend memorial and funeral services for Mandela this week, from the U.S.: President Barack Obama, former Presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter are coming. Prince Charles, Prince William and Prime Minister David Cameron are flying in from the U.K.

Nancy Pelosi hosts virtual G7 summit with world leaders: ‘The climate crisis is the existential threat of our time’

Pelosi, D-Calif., hosted the virtual summit with her legislative leader counterparts from Canada, the European Union, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom. The purpose was to devise a strong international response to climate change, and address health and economic disparities.

Religious leader who blamed gay marriage for coronavirus catches Covid-19 himself

And Maria Guryeva, a spokeswoman for Amnesty International Ukraine, said at the time: “Such statements…are very harmful because they could lead to increased attacks, aggression, discrimination and acceptance of violence against certain groups.”

Fighter pilot chases UFO, urges world leaders to take the threat of aliens seriously

Retired US Navy pilot commander David Fravor spoke out in support of ex US government intelligence officer Luis Elizondo, who last week revealed he ran a real life “X Files” UFO research department at the Pentagon named the Advanced Aviation Threat Identification Program (AATIP) funded by £16 million ($22m) “black ops money” from Congress.

Tony Blair defends support for Rwandan leader Paul Kagame

But the relationship has come under increasing scrutiny following a UN report that accused Kagame’s forces of war crimes, including possibly genocide, in the east of Democratic Republic of Congo, and charges that the Rwandan government is increasingly authoritarian after the opposition was effectively barred from challenging Kagame in August’s presidential election. The White House […]

Church Leader Who Blamed Coronavirus on Gay Marriage Contracts COVID-19

There are more than 143,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ukraine, with 2,988 deaths. A total of 65,849 people have recovered from the virus in the country. In total, there have been more than 27.3 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the world.