Health experts warn of dark days ahead as China moves away from a zero Covid policy

Editor’s note: Editor’s note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Simultaneous China newsletter, a thrice-weekly update that explores what you need to know about the country’s rise and how it’s impacting the world. Register here. Hong Kong CNN – China’s Covid-free policy, which has halted the world’s second largest economy and sparked an … Read more

Congress wants to question the CEO of Live Nation about the Taylor Swift Ticketmaster fiasco

New York CNN Business – Congress wants answers from the CEO of Ticketmaster’s parent company after a ticket-selling issue ahead of Taylor Swift’s Eras tour left millions of unhappy Swifties without the ability to see the singer-songwriter perform. in message Addressed to Live Nation CEO Michael Rapinoe Tuesday, the House Energy and Commerce Committee asked … Read more

Iran threatened the families of the World Cup soccer team, according to a security source

CNN – Iran families FIFA World Cup Team A match security source said the players were threatened with imprisonment and torture if they did not “behave” ahead of the match against the United States on Tuesday. After Iranian players refused to sing the country’s national anthem in their opening match against England On November 21stThe … Read more

After American football changes the Iranian flag on social media, Iran is calling for the US to be kicked out of the 2022 World Cup

CNN – Iran State media called for the expulsion of the United States from World Cup 2022 After the United States Soccer Federation changed the flag of Iran on its social media platforms to show its support for the protesters in Iran. The federation temporarily displayed the Iranian national flag on its official Twitter, Instagram … Read more

Syed Asim Munir: Pakistan names former intelligence chief as new army chief

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN – Pakistan On Thursday, former intelligence chief Lieutenant-General Syed Asim Munir was named army chief in the South Asian country, ending weeks of speculation over an appointment that comes amid a heated debate over the military’s influence on public life. Munir, the country’s top general and former head of the Internal Intelligence … Read more

Revealing the stories of the Ukrainian resistance after the withdrawal of Kherson

near the city of Kherson, Ukraine CNN – Two Russian soldiers were walking down a Kherson street on a spring evening in early March, just days after Moscow captured the city. The temperature that night was still below zero and the electricity went out, leaving the town in complete darkness as the soldiers returned to … Read more

G20, APEC and ASEAN: World leaders have wrapped up three summits in Asia – with Russia firmly on the sidelines

Bangkok, Thailand CNN – The big three tops world leaders What has happened across Asia in the past week has made one thing clear: Vladimir Putin Marginalized now on the world stage. Putin who Attack on Ukraine For the past nine months, the European country has devastated and disrupted the global economy, refusing to attend … Read more

South Korean officials say North Korea is launching intercontinental ballistic missiles into the sea off Japan

Seoul, South Korea CNN – North Korea On Friday, it launched an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), in the second missile test by the Kim Jong Un regime in two days, in actions described as unacceptable by Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. The ICBM was launched at around 10:15 a.m. local time from Sunan District in … Read more

A deadly explosion rocks a street in central Istanbul

Istanbul CNN – At least six people were killed and 53 others injured in an explosion in the heart of the Turkish city of Istanbul on Sunday afternoon, according to the city’s governor. Governor Ali Yerlikaya added that the injured are being treated. “We wish God’s mercy on those who lost their lives and a … Read more

Biden arrives in Cambodia to meet Asian allies before Xi’s meeting

Phnom Penh, Cambodia CNN – President Joe Biden arrived in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Saturday morning local time For a series of summits and meetings Between the President of the United States and the leaders of Southeast Asian countries. Come weekend of meetings in Cambodia before The G20 summit expected next week In Indonesia, where he … Read more