A US citizen was kidnapped near the town of Birnin Konni in southern Niger on Tuesday morning, according to security sources.
Meng Wanzhou earlier lost her appeal to unseal confidential documents related to her extradition case as the Huawei Chief Financial Officer claims to have been illegally arrested in December 2018 and sought to disclose the documents which purportedly contain evidence of unlawful actions by the Canadian authorities.
On 21 October, French President Emmanuel Macron delivered a speech during a commemoration ceremony for French history teacher Samuel Paty, urging people to “free Islam in France from the foreign influence and strengthen control on the mosques' funding,” stressing that France would continue to defend freedom of expression.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has called on the US citizens to vote in the wake of the "rushed" confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett as an associate justice to the Supreme Court, according to a statement published on the politician's official website.
Pakistan has a good reason for assisting Washington in striking a deal with the Taliban and facilitating the ongoing intra-Afghan talks, says Sabtain Ahmed Dar, a Pakistani political analyst and author, shedding light on Islamabad's role in the great powers game in the region.
Earlier, Vahram Poghosyan, spokesman for the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR), said two Azerbaijani drones had been destroyed.
The global death toll from the coronavirus infection has topped 1.158 million, over 43.4 million c cases have been detected, and over 29 million of those have recovered, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University, which tracks and compiles data from national and local authorities, the media and other sources.
Hawaii News Now was flooded with calls and messages on 24 October about strange moving lights across the dark sky, seen from the shores of Waikiki to Ewa Beach, and even on neighbouring islands.