China: big spender or usurer?

China distributes twice as much development cash as the United States – mostly high-interest loans from state-owned banks. Source link

Japan’s ruling party chooses new leader as Suga steps down | Politics News

The ruling party in Japan is voting for a new leader who will almost certainly become the next prime minister, following the resignation of outgoing President Yoshihide Suga after only…

Young activists deplore climate inaction and ask for more voices

MILAN (AP) – Young climate activists Vanessa Nakate and Greta Thunberg on Tuesday berated world leaders for failing to deliver on funding pledges to help poor countries adapt to global…

WHO workers sexually assaulted women during Ebola mission in Congo, research finds

Doctors and other staff working for the World Health Organization to assist during an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo have abused or sexually exploited women and…

Life at 50C: Mexico’s fight for water

Climate change is causing once-mighty rivers to dry up and temperatures to rise to deadly levels in Mexico. Source link

Trump a joué dur avec Poutine lorsque les caméras étaient là, tandis que Poutine jouait avec ses insécurités, selon un nouveau livre

On sait peu de choses sur ce qui s’est passé lors de la conversation de 90 minutes entre le président Donald Trump et le président russe Vladimir Poutine à Osaka,…

Australia’s rainforest returned to Aboriginal owners

The historic agreement concerns the oldest rainforest in the world, now a huge tourist destination. Source link

Why Western Liberation May Be Beijing’s Warning

For more than 1,000 days, China insisted that its detention of two Canadians had nothing to do with the case of Chinese telecommunications executive arrested in Canada on fraud charges…

Former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo Allowed To Be Extradited From The United States

A California judge clears the way for Alejandro Toledo to stand trial in Peru for corruption. Source link

Give equal attention to all missing persons

NEW YORK (AP) – The family of murdered traveler Gabby Petito on Tuesday pleaded with the public and media to put the same energy into helping find other missing people…