US Airman Dies After Setting Himself on Fire Outside Israeli Embassy in Washington

WASHINGTON: An active-duty member of the U.S. Air Force has died after he set himself ablaze outside the Israeli Embassy in Washington, D.C., while declaring that he “will no longer be complicit in genocide.” The 25-year-old airman, Aaron Bushnell, of San Antonio, Texas, died from his injuries, the Metropolitan Police Department said Monday. Bushnell had […]

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‘Disillusioned about China’, more Chinese aim for US via risky Darien Gap

Necocli, Colombia – Shortly after 8am, about a dozen Chinese migrants rush out the doors of Mansion del Darien, a rundown hotel a few blocks from Colombia’s Caribbean coast, and pile into three tuk-tuks waiting on the street. “We’re full of Chinese people every day,” said the receptionist, Gabriela Fernandez, scurrying past the front desk […]

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Public hearings on Israeli practices in Palestine start at world’s top court

Public hearings at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Israeli practices in Palestine began on Monday. The public hearings started following the UN General Assembly’s request for an advisory opinion on the legal consequences arising from policies and practices of Israel in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem. A General Assembly resolution asked […]

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