At least five people were shot dead at a synagogue in East Jerusalem on Friday night in the deadliest attack in the city in several years. The Israeli police said that a gunman started firing at about 8:15 p.m. at people at a building used as a synagogue in Neve Yakov, an Israeli settlement in […]
WASHINGTON — Special Operations troops killed a senior Islamic State leader in a helicopter raid in a remote area of Somalia on Thursday, a U.S. official said. A U.S. official identified the man as Bilal al-Sudani, an Islamic State leader operating in Somalia. United States Africa Command said in a news release that the U.S. […]
Bridget Brink, the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, condemned the “brutal” strike on a city whose citizens had “already suffered so much” when retreating Russian forces cut off power and water to Kherson on their way out. “Truly horrific, especially on Christmas Eve,” she tweeted. Russia’s war in Ukraine is now fought in two largely separate […]
A gunman killed three people and wounded three others Friday at a Kurdish community center, a hair salon and a restaurant in central Paris in an attack that French officials said appeared directed at foreigners. A 69-year-old man with a criminal record was taken into custody in the attack, which ignited neighborhood protests that led […]
Iva Vukusic, a war crimes prosecution expert at Utrecht University, said that it was difficult to determine whether a war crime had or had not been committed based on the video evidence alone, and that the critical factor was time — when the Russians were shot. “Was it in one or two bursts of fire […]
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.
Twenty-four children were among those killed, according to local media, in the deadliest mass shooting in Thailand since 2020.
The Israeli and German governments announced an agreement after the families said they would boycott a memorial observing the 1972 attack over what they called insufficient recompense.
The allegation by Russia’s domestic intelligence agency, which could not be verified, could significantly raise tensions in the war. Kyiv has denied involvement in the death of Ms. Dugina, the daughter of a nationalist ideologue who backed Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.