As renewed fighting between Israel and Hamas in Gaza continues, the US is pressuring Israel to exercise caution and protect Palestinian civilians. The US officials’ remarks underscore the mounting pressure from Washington, as the conflict intensifies.
The latest Kennedy Center honorees, including Billy Crystal, Queen Latifah, and Dionne Warwick, are celebrated for their lifetime achievements in arts and entertainment. The elite entertainer group is commended for redefining their art forms, with personalized tributes and secret performances at the black-tie gala.
Ukraine is investigating the alleged ‘execution’ of two unarmed Ukrainian soldiers by Russian forces, sparking condemnation and calls for accountability.
Russian security forces raided LGBTQ+ clubs and bars in Moscow following a Supreme Court ruling declaring the LGBTQ+ ‘movement’ as an extremist organization. The ruling is part of a crackdown on LGBTQ+ rights under President Putin’s regime.