The leader of Brazil has yet to concede after his defeat to his leftist opponent on Sunday, raising fears that he could refuse to accept the results and set off unrest.
Month: October 2022
Ukraine said its forces shot down most of the Russian missiles, in the latest assault aimed at civilian infrastructure.
President Jair Bolsonaro has spent years attacking Brazil’s democratic institutions.
Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva will be the country’s next president, officials confirmed, after a long and bitter campaign between the former president and the current far-right leader. It was a rejection of Jair Bolsonaro’s far-right movement and his divisive four years in office.
The top E.U. diplomat urged Russia to reverse its decision to suspend participation in the deal that allows for the export of grain from Ukrainian ports, saying it risks worsening a global food crisis.
A crowd surge during a Halloween celebration in a nightlife district killed at least 153 people. Witnesses say police presence was scant, even though people were thronging the streets.
With officials unsure of what caused the disaster, recollections from people who were there are helping to paint a fuller picture.
As many as 100,000 people were celebrating in a popular nightlife district in the center of the South Korean capital.
Another 150 were reported injured when they were crushed during a Halloween celebration in Seoul on Saturday night.
The Russian defense ministry said a vessel had sustained minor damage in the drone attack in Sevastopol. There was no immediate comment from Ukrainian officials.