El-Sisi of Egypt offers his support to the new Libyan Prime Minister | Political news

The reception by El-Sisi of a new interim government in Tripoli represents a recalibration of Egyptian policy, analysts say. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met with new Libyan Prime Minister…

Famine in Yemen could threaten opportunity for peace, UN warns | Houthis News

UN mediator in Yemen, Martin Griffiths, also called for an end to a Houthi offensive against the government-held town of Marib. A huge famine could wipe out a new opportunity…

Malaysiakini Convicted and Fined for Reader Comments | Censorship News

The nation’s highest court online newspaper has “full responsibility” for its website, fining the publication $ 124,000. Malaysia’s highest court on Friday declared Malaysiakini, the country’s most popular online newspaper,…

‘Sorry’: the head of brokerage at the heart of the GameStop saga apologizes | Financial market news

Head of trading app Robinhood and Wall Street hedge fund managers answered a barrage of questions in the United States Congress about their role in the GameStop trading frenzy, sometimes…

Rich countries ‘rack up’ one billion excess COVID vaccine doses | News on the coronavirus pandemic

People in poorer countries will likely be unable to get vaccinated against COVID-19 this year because the world’s richest countries have bought a billion more doses than their citizens need,…

US Reintroduces Bill To Ban Forced Labor Products From Xinjiang | Donald Trump News

The bill allows the United States to take action against goods produced through forced labor and will allow President Joe Biden’s administration to sanction traffickers of Uyghurs and other Muslim…

“Abhorrent”: Malaysia’s repatriation plan condemned | Refugee News

Human rights groups are urging the Malaysian government to end plans to return more than 1,000 people currently detained to Myanmar to immigrate to Myanmar despite the political turmoil sparked…

Rebel Riot: The Punk Soundtrack of Myanmar Anti-Coup Protests | Arts and Culture News

“It’s not an easy thing as a woman here in Myanmar,” Hnin said. “You have a lot of restrictions and you are not supposed to [be a singer in a…

US hits Belarusian officials with crackdown on travel bans | News Europe

The US Secretary of State announces sanctions against 43 Belarusian nationals hours after the conviction of two journalists. The United States on Thursday imposed travel restrictions on 43 Belarusian nationals…

US immigration officers ordered to focus on serious criminals | Migration news

The Biden administration has also come under pressure from immigrant advocates to further curtail law enforcement. The US government on Thursday issued interim guidelines severely limiting who can be arrested…