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Johnson is cautious about delivering on UN Climate Fund pledges

Johnson is cautious about delivering on UN Climate Fund pledges

Forcing wealthy nations to deliver on their UN climate fund pledges this week will "be a stretch," British Prime Minister Boris Jo ...
Can the dispute in the South China Sea escalate into a full-blown war?

Can the dispute in the South China Sea escalate into a full-blown war?

For several years now, the South China Sea has appeared to be a bone of contention. After China militarized some man-made islands ...

Citol area on the verge of right-wing protest against the January 6th arrests

Law enforcement and District of Columbia residents were on high alert Saturday as far-right protesters were expected to gather at ...
Since the 1950s, coral cover has been halved worldwide, find report

Since the 1950s, coral cover has been halved worldwide, find report

According to an analysis of thousands of reef studies, the world's coral reef cover has halved since the 1950s. It has been devas ...
“The US would be with the people in Hong Kong,” tweeted Blinken;  delete it later

“The US would be with the people in Hong Kong,” tweeted Blinken; delete it later

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken retracted a tweet saying the US would "stand by the people of Hong Kong" and accused Beijing ...
Forest fires in California: Biggest tree in the world wrapped in a fireproof blanket

Forest fires in California: Biggest tree in the world wrapped in a fireproof blanket

General Sherman, the 83-meter-tall sequoia tree considered the largest tree in the world by volume, was wrapped in a fireproof bla ...
EU regulator investigates TikTok over child policy and data transfer to China

EU regulator investigates TikTok over child policy and data transfer to China

The Irish Data Protection Commission, the leading data protection regulator in the European Union, has launched an investigation a ...
French troops kill leaders of the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara

French troops kill leaders of the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara

French troops killed the head of the Islamic State in the greater Sahara, French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted on Thursday. T ...