The United States is stepping up pressure on the Netherlands to go along with China’s chip policy

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte speaks with US President Joe Biden. The United States is putting pressure on the Netherlands to prevent the export of high-tech semiconductor equipment to China. The Netherlands is home to ASML, one of the most important companies in the global semiconductor supply chain. Susan Walsh | AFP | Getty Images … 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

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

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

The arrest of the sister of the executed Iranian wrestler, Naveed Afkari, described by an official news agency as a “client”

CNN – Iranian officials said they identified the “Iran International Agent” who was arrested on Thursday as Ilham Afkari, the sister of the famous Iranian wrestler. Naveed AfkariWho was executed two years ago, according to the Islamic Republic News Agency of Iran. London based news channel Iran International It has become one of the go-to … Read more

Pakistani Imran Khan said three bullets were taken from his right leg

CNN – Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said three bullets were taken from his right leg The bullet you hit last week. Khan survived the shooting of a political rally in Gujranwala on Thursday, an accident His party called for an assassination attempt. In an interview with CNN’s Becky Anderson on Monday, Khan said, … Read more

Imran Khan blames the Pakistani establishment for his assassination plot

Islamabad, Pakistan CNN – Tensions escalated in Pakistan on Friday as former Prime Minister Omran Khan He blamed institutional figures for a plot to kill him – an allegation vehemently denied by government and security officials. A day after his escape Shooting at a political rally Outside the town of Gujranwala in Punjab province, Khan … Read more