Home Tags War and unrest

Tag: War and unrest

US to begin evacuating Afghans who aided American military

0
WASHINGTON — The Biden administration said Wednesday that it is prepared to begin evacuation flights for Afghan interpreters and translators who aided the U.S....

‘I came here to fight’: Rare footage of Ethiopia’s Tigray

0
MEKELE, Ethiopia — The 16-year-old girl hoped to go to war. Inspired by the sight of resurgent local forces marching in to retake the...

UAE inaugurates embassy in Israel in downtown Tel Aviv

0
JERUSALEM — The United Arab Emirates formally opened its embassy in Israel on Wednesday, inaugurating its diplomatic offices in Tel Aviv less than a...

Are Jan. 6 rioters traitors? So far, criminal charges say no

0
CHICAGO — Plotted to block the certification of Joe Biden's election victory: Check. Discussed bringing weapons into Washington to aid in the plan: Check....

Notable sedition, treason cases in American history

0
CHICAGO — After Donald Trump supporters stormed Capitol Hill on Jan. 6 in a bid to halt the certification of Joe Biden’s election, many...

Black female WWII unit hoping to get congressional honor

0
BOSTON — Maj. Fannie Griffin McClendon and her Army colleagues never dwelled on being the only Black battalion of women to serve in Europe...

Israel faces calls to let jailed Palestinian attend funeral

0
RAMALLAH, West Bank — Palestinian activists and human rights groups have called on Israel to allow a prominent jailed lawmaker to attend her daughter's...

Russia against US troops in Central Asia near Afghanistan

0
MOSCOW — Russia has strongly warned the United States against deploying its troops in the former Soviet Central Asian nations following their withdrawal from...

After US denied deal, Iran says prisoner swap talks ongoing

0
TEHRAN, Iran — Iran's government spokesman said Tuesday that talks with the United States about a prisoner exchange are still ongoing, two months after...

Condo collapse victim fought at failed Bay of Pigs invasion

0
Sixty years before Juan Mora’s Florida condo building came crashing down, killing him and at least 89 others, he was among hundreds of Cuban...