Archeologists find intact ceremonial chariot near Pompeii
Archeologists find intact ceremonial chariot near Pompeii

Officials at the Pompeii archaeological site in Italy have announced the discovery of an intact ceremonial chariot, one of several important discoveries made outside the park following an investigation into an illegal dig

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Experts notice pandemic's mental health toll on German youth
Experts notice pandemic's mental health toll on German youth

Psychiatrists, psychologists and pediatricians in Germany have voiced growing alarm that school closings and social distancing are magnifying the fear, disruption and stress of the coronavirus pandemic for the country's 13.7 million children and teenagers

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Armenia's president refuses order to dismiss military chief
Armenia's president refuses order to dismiss military chief

Pressure on Armenia's prime minister has intensified after the country’s president rejected his order to dismiss the chief of the military general staff

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Israeli-owned ship docked in Dubai after mysterious blast
Israeli-owned ship docked in Dubai after mysterious blast

An Israeli-owned cargo ship that suffered a mysterious explosion in the Gulf of Oman has come to Dubai’s port for repairs

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WWII plane fly-past honors Captain Tom Moore at funeral
WWII plane fly-past honors Captain Tom Moore at funeral

Church bells rang out and a World War II-era plane flew over the funeral service of Captain Tom Moore, in honor of the veteran who single-handedly raised millions of pounds for Britain’s health workers by walking laps in his backyard

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Fatalities reported as Myanmar police intensify use of force
Fatalities reported as Myanmar police intensify use of force

Security forces in Myanmar appeared to use lethal force as they intensified their efforts to break up protests a month after the military staged a coup

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Germany limits travel from French region over virus variant
Germany limits travel from French region over virus variant

Germany has announced that travelers from France’s northeastern Moselle region will face additional restrictions because of the high rate of variant coronavirus cases there

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Nigerian families await news of 300 kidnapped schoolgirls
Nigerian families await news of 300 kidnapped schoolgirls

Families in Nigeria waited anxiously for news of their abducted daughters after more than 300 schoolgirls were kidnapped by gunmen from a government school in the country’s north last week, the latest in a series of mass school kidnappings in the West African nation

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UN Human Rights Office says 18 killed in Myanmar crackdown
UN Human Rights Office says 18 killed in Myanmar crackdown

The U.N. Human Rights Office says it has received “credible information” that a crackdown on anti-coup protesters in Myanmar has left at least 18 people dead and over 30 wounded

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Germany limits travel from French region over virus variant
Germany limits travel from French region over virus variant

Germany has announced that travelers from France’s northeastern Moselle region will face additional restrictions because of the high rate of variant coronavirus cases there

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Israeli-owned ship docked in Dubai after mysterious blast
Israeli-owned ship docked in Dubai after mysterious blast

An Israeli-owned cargo ship that suffered a mysterious explosion in the Gulf of Oman has come to Dubai’s port for repairs

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UN warns of mass famine in Yemen ahead of donor conference
UN warns of mass famine in Yemen ahead of donor conference

A U.N. humanitarian agency has warned that more than 16 million people in Yemen would go hungry this year, with already some half a million living in famine-like condition in the conflict-wrecked country

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UN Human Rights Office says 18 killed in Myanmar crackdown
UN Human Rights Office says 18 killed in Myanmar crackdown

The U.N. Human Rights Office says it has received “credible information” that a crackdown on anti-coup protesters in Myanmar has left at least 18 people dead and over 30 wounded

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