Iran’s Revolutionary Guards issue warning as protests over woman’s death spread

Register now for free unlimited access to Register The Revolutionary Guards warned of unrest Reports of security forces being attacked A Kurdish woman did after being detained by moral police The Iranian government has promised to investigate her death DUBAI, Sept 22 (Reuters) – Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guards called on the Islamic Republic’s judiciary … Read more

Five killed in Iran during protests over death in custody – rights group

The Kurdish woman was detained by Iran’s morality police last week The police denied any wrongdoing, saying that Mahsa Amini fell ill The US says Amini died of injuries sustained in custody Leading Iraqi Kurd sends condolences to family DUBAI, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Five people were killed in Iran’s Kurdish region on Monday when … Read more

Serbia police clash with right-wing protesters at LGBTQ march

Register now for free unlimited access to Register BELGRADE, Sept 17 (Reuters) – Police clashed with right-wing protesters on Saturday as several thousand people joined an LGBTQ march in Serbia during the Europride weekend, an event held in a different European city each year. Police clashed with two right-wing groups trying to disrupt the … Read more

Bank holdups snowball in Lebanon as depositors demand their own money

Register now for free unlimited access to Register Five more depositors have held up banks to get their money Depositors cashed out $60,000, leaving only a few in possession Banks announced closure for three days due to security concerns Frustration over frozen savings, growing crisis BEIRUT, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Five Lebanese banks were … Read more

Kyrgyzstan reports heavy fighting with Tajikistan, 24 people killed

Register now for free unlimited access to Register Kyrgyz, Tajik leaders meet, agree on ceasefire The battle escalated from gunfire to tanks and rocket artillery Kyrgyzstan says Tajik forces entered a Kyrgyz village Conflicts arise from disputed borders BISHKEK, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Kyrgyzstan reported “intense fighting” with Central Asian neighbor Tajikistan on Friday … Read more

King Charles visits Wales, miles-long line to see queen lying in state paused

King Charles visits Wales, the last stop on his UK tour King and siblings should keep a vigil on Friday night Before the funeral, the police have made a huge security LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – As thousands of people poured into London ahead of Queen Elizabeth’s state funeral on Monday, the mile-long line of … Read more

Pope says supplying weapons to Ukraine is morally acceptable for self defence

Register now for free unlimited access to Register PAPLE PLANE, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Pope Francis said on Thursday it was morally legitimate for nations to supply weapons to Ukraine to defend the country against Russian aggression. Speaking to reporters on a plane returning from a three-day trip to Kazakhstan, Francis urged Kyiv to … Read more

Thousands pass Queen Elizabeth’s coffin as she lies in state in London

Register now for free unlimited access to Register People stand in line for hours King Charles at Highgrove House The list of attendees for the funeral grows LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Mourners from all walks of life lined the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II at London’s ancient Westminster Hall overnight, paying their last … Read more

In solemn procession, Queen Elizabeth’s coffin is taken through Edinburgh

Register now for free unlimited access to Register King Charles went to Edinburgh to hold a vigil Queen Elizabeth’s coffin moves from the palace to the cathedral Children walk in procession behind hearses EDINBURGH, Sept 12 (Reuters) – The coffin of the late Queen Elizabeth was carried along the Royal Mile in the Scottish … Read more

King Charles proclaimed monarch, queen’s funeral on Sept. 19

Charles officially proclaimed king Queen’s Funeral 19 Sept ‘We thought she was invincible’ – William Queen Elizabeth (96) died on Thursday LONDON, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth will be given a state funeral on Monday, Sept. 19, royal officials said on Saturday, as her son Charles was officially named Britain’s new king. Centuries The … Read more