U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden says he has been briefed that Russia is continuing in its attempts to meddle in the upcoming U.S. election.
Biden Briefed On U.S. Intelligence, Says Russia Still Meddling In Electoral Process
Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka has won a landslide reelection victory, the Central Election Commission (CEC) said on August 10, after late night clashes between police and thousands of protesters who said the vote was rigged.
The Gulf Cooperation Council has sent a letter to the United Nations endorsing an extension of an arms embargo on Iran, which the United States has vehemently argued must not be allowed to expire.
Hong Kong police said seven people between 39 and 72 years old had been arrested on suspicion of violating the new security law, but the statement did not reveal the names of those arrested.
The Afghan government and the Taliban are on the verge of starting peace talks aimed at ending almost two decades of war in Afghanistan after President Ashraf Ghani said that he will approve the release of 400 Taliban militants.
'Canada also supports an independent investigation to understand what happened and how we can ensure a tragedy like this never happens again,' Karina Gould tweeted on Sunday.