The US-led West continues to push NATO's eastward expansion and build NATO-like military alliances in the Asia-Pacific region such as AUKUS, the much-touted Australia-United Kingdom－United States strategic alliance ... Yet that has never been true ... total destruction ... Now, the next step on this march of folly to an extended war has also been taken ... .
CANAZEI, Italy — An avalanche set off by the collapse of the largest glacier in the Italian Alps killed at least six people and injured eight others Sunday, an emergency services spokeswoman said. This photograph taken on July 3, 2022 from Canazei, shows the ice serac that collapsed on the Marmolada, near Punta Rocca, killing six people ... .
Australia’s emergency services have issued new evacuation orders for tens of thousands of people in the country’s largest city, Sydney... “We currently, across New South Wales, have 64 evacuation warnings in place and 71 evacuation orders,” Dominic Perrottet, the NSW premier, said at a news conference ... No deaths have been reported so far ... .
TOKYO, July 4 (Xinhua) -- Japan's weather agency said Monday a slow-moving typhoon is expected to make landfall on the country's main island of Kyushu later in the day, bringing with it torrential downpours and possibly causing flooding and landslides ... Landslides warning is also in place for Miyazaki and Toyama, local officials said ... Enditem .
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Torrential rain is lashing Australia's southeast coast, forcing thousands of people from their homes because of the danger of floods and landslides in a region battered by major flooding four times in the past 18 months ... What is causing the incessant rain? ... Some areas in New South Wales state have received a month's rain in the past two days ... .
Some families in Kenya are eating just once a day, or not at all, because of rising food prices, writes the BBC's Catherine Byaruhanga in Nairobi. Early in the morning, I find Florence Kambua hunched over, digging through the dump site outside her front door to collect plastic, glass, clothes - anything she can sell in Kenya's capital ... .
Defence sources lament over these allegations and disclosed that the ISI sector commander, Lahore, who is being maligned by the PTI leaders, is not even in Lahore for over a fortnight in connection with some of his professional work in Islamabad... READ . US Independence Day 2022 ... .
PopeFrancis has dismissed reports that he plans to resign in the near future, saying he is on track to visit Canada this month and hopes to be able to go to Moscow and Kyiv as soon as possible after that ...L'Aquila is associated with Pope Celestine V, who resigned the papacy in 1294 ... Really!" ... The room has a copy of one of his favourite paintings ... .
Police in Denmark say three people were killed and three are in a critical condition following the Copenhagen shopping centre shooting. Copenhagen police inspector Sren Thomassen said the three victims were a man in his 40s and “two young people” ... “We do not have information that others are involved. This is what we know now.” ... Enter email address ... / ... /.