A lightning strike across the street from the White House has killed three people, including a septuagenarian couple traveling to the US capital to celebrate their 56th wedding anniversary. DC Metropolitan Police Friday said lightning struck the street during a sudden summer storm near the equestrian statue of the 7th US president, Andrew Jackson, in
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United Nations chief Antonio Guterres cautioned on Saturday about the rising stocks of nuclear weapons, warning that crises with dangerous nuclear overtones were spreading rapidly. Guterres spoke at a ceremony commemorating the 77th anniversary of the Hiroshima atomic explosion, which killed 140,000 people and devastated two-thirds of the Japanese city. “Nuclear weapons are nonsense. Three-quarters
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The second-in-command of the military wing of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) was among at least 10 people killed Friday in Israeli strikes on the Gaza Strip. In Israel, four people had to be hospitalized for injuries suffered while running for bomb shelters as the PIJ launched more than 100 rockets in relation for what the
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China has stepped up its response to Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan with a range of measures including the suspension of cooperation mechanisms with Washington, sanctions against the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives and sending war ships and aircraft across the Taiwan Strait. Two days after the veteran politician’s controversial trip, Beijing
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China has stepped up its response to Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan with a range of measures including the suspension of cooperation mechanisms with Washington, sanctions against the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives and sending war ships and aircraft across the Taiwan Strait. Two days after the veteran politician’s controversial trip, Beijing
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