GOP lawmakers are demanding more “oversight and accountability” over aid to Ukraine

https://sputniknews.com/20221128/no-blank-check-gop-lawmakers-demand-more-oversight–accountability-over-ukraine-aid-1104770347.html ‘No blank check’: GOP lawmakers demand more ‘oversight and accountability’ over aid to Ukraine ‘No blank check’: GOP lawmakers demand more ‘oversight and accountability’ over aid to Ukraine GOP lawmakers are demanding more oversight and accountability over aid to Ukraine. 2022-11-28T10:08+0000 2022-11-28T10:08+0000 2022-11-28T10:19+0000 America U.S Ukraine Kevin McCarthy /html/main/meta[@name=”og:title”]/@content /html/main/meta[@name=”og:description”]/@content https://cdnn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/07e6/09/1d/1101354915_0:0:3073:1728_1920x0_80_0_0_fe1c950418dedcb74403b07b2af5ae7c.jpg The US Congress … Read more

The 36-year-old tourist drowns after being dragged into the sea by a freak wave while taking a photo on the Italian coast during a storm

A TOURIST drowned after being dragged into the sea by a huge wave while trying to take a picture on the Italian coast. Ines Gomila, 36, was with her husband Sebastian Queiroz, 52, when they were hit by the huge wave on the Amalfi Coast. 4 Ines poses with her husband SebastianCredit: newsflash 4 The … Read more

Ukrainian mustard company perseveres amid power scarcity and supply problems

Issued on: 28/11/2022 – 08:55altered: 28/11/2022 – 09:03 As the blackout in Ukraine continues, the country’s industries are struggling to cope. One factory in Vinnytsia is still running for the time being. It came to the aid of France earlier this year when the country ran out of mustard. FRANCE 24’s Gulliver Cragg Reports. When … Read more

BBC says Chinese police assaulted its journalist at COVID protest | Press freedom news

Footage posted on social media showed a man identified by other journalists as the BBC’s Ed Lawrence being arrested by men in police uniforms. The BBC has said Chinese police attacked one of its journalists covering a protest in Shanghai and detained him for several hours, but China disputed the account, saying he did not … Read more

China’s Xi Jinping faces public anger over draconian ‘zero Covid’

SHANGHAI: Barely a month after granting himself new powers as China’s potential leader for life, Xi Jinping is facing a wave of public anger the likes of which has not been seen in decades, fueled by his draconian “zero Covid” program that will soon enter its fourth year. Protesters poured into the streets this weekend … Read more

Police crack down on European cocaine “super cartel”.

BRUSSELS — Law enforcement agencies in six different countries have joined forces to take down a “super cartel” of drug traffickers that controls about a third of Europe’s cocaine trade, the European Union crime organization said Monday. Europol said 49 suspects were arrested during the investigation. The latest series of raids in Europe and the … Read more

Maskless World Cup fans pose a broadcasting dilemma for China

FThe sheer number of maskless fans crowding into Qatar’s stadiums ahead of the World Cup is troubling China, which faces growing dissatisfaction over continued strict Covid protocols. Footage reviewed by Bloomberg News and shared on social media appears to show state broadcaster China Central Television backing away from stadium crowd footage compared to other international … Read more

US prepares for confrontation as China drops bid to control $350 billion of Russian assets | World | News

US politicians have proposed financing reconstruction in Ukraine with frozen Russian bank balances, but have been warned of possible consequences lurking. US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said the move could prompt China to cut back to avoid setting a dangerous precedent that threatens its own dollar reserves. Journalist Dominic Lawson noted that going ahead with … Read more

Malaysia’s new prime minister Anwar Ibrahim refuses salary, luxury Mercedes cites ‘new culture’

On the same day, while visiting a mosque in Kajang – not far from the prison where Najib started his 12-year sentence – he told reporters that he would not have any renovations to his office either, insisting that “every ringgit counts “. ‚ÄúThis is a message to all department leaders to remember that in … Read more