Day: July 1, 2022
Ukrainian authorities said they were trying to evacuate residents from the frontline eastern city of Lysychansk, the focus of Russia’s attacks where about 15,000 people remained under relentless shelling. “Fighting is going on all the time. The Russians are constantly on the offensive. There is no let-up,” regional governor Serhiy Gaidai told Ukrainian television.
Marcos Jr, the son and namesake of the country’s late dictator, took his oath in front of hundreds of local and foreign dignitaries as well as journalists and supporters at the National Museum in Manila. Ferdinand Marcos Jr was sworn in as Philippine president on Thursday, completing a decades-long effort to restore the clan to the country’s highest office.
Over 3,000 religious scholars, tribal elders, intellectuals, influential figures and national traders will attend the gathering in Kabul on Thursday without the participation of women, stated the deputy prime minister, Khaama Press reported. “The women are our mothers, sisters, we greatly respect them, when their sons are in the gathering it signifies that they are also involved, in a way,” he said.
What’s happening Sri Lanka- a nation of 22 million – is worse than the usual financial crises seen in the developing world: It’s a complete economic breakdown that has left ordinary people struggling to buy food, fuel and other necessities and has brought political unrest and violence.
New Zealand’s government has declared that American far-right groups the Proud Boys and The Base are terrorist organizations. The two groups join 18 others including Islamic State that have been given an official terrorist designation, making it illegal in New Zealand to fund, recruit or participate in the groups, and obligating authorities to take action against them.
Musk’s presence on Twitter is so forceful that even his absence is noticed: He hasn’t tweeted since June 21, leaving his admirers resorting to online speculation about the billionaire’s whereabouts. Typically, though, Elon Musk serves up what his audience wants, emulating and fine-tuning Trump’s strategy to build his fan base and brands.