Hundreds of protesters clashed with police overnight in a suburb of Minneapolis in defiance of a city-wide curfew, as outrage grew over the shooting of another black man in the city. Daunte Wright (20) was shot dead by a police officer on Sunday after he was stopped for a traffic violation ... “You’re ordered to disperse to the north ...Homicide ... .
More than 24 Sudanese political parties announced their rejection of normalising relations with the occupation and the abolition of Israel boycott law ...Last year, Sudan signed the Abraham Accords to build ties with Israel under US auspices. Khartoum followed in the steps of the UAE and Bahrain. OPINION ... ....
Police shot and killed a Knoxville, Tennessee, high school student on Monday after they said he opened fire on them in a campus bathroom, wounding an officer. The gunfire, which erupted at about 3.15 p.m. at Austin-East MagnetHigh School on the east side of Knoxville, marked the latest in a rash of shootings in the United States since mid-March ... ... .
Japan plans to release into the sea more than 1 million tonnes of contaminated water from the destroyed Fukushima nuclear station, the government said on Tuesday, a decision that is likely to anger neighbours such as South Korea... .
The trial of 11 suspected members of a far-right "terror" group opens in the German city of Stuttgart on Tuesday. The suspects, aged between 32 and 61, were arrested in February last year ... A twelfth man, a former police officer, is accused of offering material support to the group. He is also on trial ... What are the men accused of? ... .
MOSCOW — A feminist artist went on trial Monday in Russia on charges of disseminating pornography after she shared artwork online depicting female bodies. Human rights groups linked her prosecution to the Kremlin’s conservative stance promoting “traditional family values.” ... ADVERTISEMENTSkip ... Petersburg ... “It is terrifying.
Both Taiwan and Somaliland are basically fully functioning territories which proudly declare their independence but neither is recognised internationally and now, as MaryHarper reports, they are moving closer together ... A Taiwanese flag flutters gently in the warm breeze - its red, white and blue colours striking against the clear blue sky ... BBC ... .