UN aid chief raises women’s rights concerns with Taliban

Afghan female students walk near Kabul University in Kabul, Afghanistan, Dec 21, 2022. (ALI KHARA / REUTERS) KABUL- The United Nations' aid chief visited Kabul on Monday and raised concerns over women's education and work with the Taliban administration's acting minister of foreign affairs, an Afghan ministry statement said. The Taliban-run administration last month ordered […]

Israeli military warn against Netanyahu’s partners’ control

Israeli Prime Minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu (center) attends a session to elect the new speaker of the Knesset (Israeli parliament) at its Plenum Hall in Jerusalem on Dec 13, 2022. (GIL COHEN-MAGEN / AFP) JERUSALEM – Senior Israeli military officials and veterans have voiced concerns over possible control over key posts by the ultra-nationalist partners in […]

Israel’s Netanyahu says he has secured deal to form new govt

Israeli prime minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu (center) attends a session to elect the new speaker of the Knesset (Israeli parliament) at its Plenum Hall in Jerusalem on Dec 13, 2022. (GIL COHEN-MAGEN / AFP) JERUSALEM – Israel's longest-serving prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, said on Wednesday he had secured a deal to form a new government after […]

BestChange Celebrates 15th Anniversary as a Leading Cryptocurrency Exchange with over 200 Trusted Exchanges

Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – BestChange (https://www.bestchange.com/) is proud to celebrate 15 years of operating a vetted exchange directory. This legacy provides increased customer security and safety; especially over the holidays when crypto scams are expected to increase. BestChange selects each exchanger for its reliability and range – providing hundreds of cryptocurrencies like bitcoin (BTC) via e-payment […]

Australia to create national anti-corruption watchdog

Residents jog along the Sydney Harbor on Sept 13, 2021. (SAEED KHAN / AFP) SYDNEY – Australia's government said on Tuesday it will introduce legislation to create a National Anti-Corruption Commission, after years of debate over the need for an independent watchdog for politicians. Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Attorney General Mark Dreyfus said in […]

UN chief voices concern over renewed Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes

In this image taken from a YouTube footage released by Armenian Defense Ministry on Sept 13, 2022, shows Azerbaijanian servicemen crossing the Armenian-Azerbaijani border and approaching the Armenian positions. (ARMENIAN DEFENSE MINISTRY VIA AP) UNITED NATIONS – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday voiced deep concern about reports of renewed fighting along the Armenian-Azerbaijani border, […]

Jordan, Norway vow to boost cooperation in various fields

AMMAN – Jordan's Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi and his visiting Norwegian counterpart Anniken Huitfeldt on Monday vowed to expand bilateral cooperation in various fields. At a meeting in the Jordanian capital city, the two ministers also discussed ways to advance economic, trade, tourism, environmental protection, and food security-related partnerships, in addition to defense cooperation and […]