Afghans Say They Urgently Need Logistical Support for Security Forces.

The US expresses its support for the Afghan people and president, while leaders of parliament ask for funding, mechanical aid for security forces, and drones

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Climber Scales Paris Building in Climate Protest

Climber Scales Paris Building in Climate Protest

Famous French urban climber Alain Robert - nicknamed Spiderman - climbed a skyscraper Friday in the business district of Paris as a protest over climate change inaction. Robert climbed 160 meters up the 38 floors of Alto Tower, saying the stunt wa...

Traders Evacuate Burning Market in El Salvador

Traders Evacuate Burning Market in El Salvador

A voracious fire on Wednesday consumed a large part of San Miguelito market, the third largest in San Salvador. No one was injured, but the fire caused extensive damage. The spokesman for the Salvadoran volunteer EMS group Comandos de Salvamento, ...

Wild Boars Now Common Sight in Rome Suburb

Wild Boars Now Common Sight in Rome Suburb

Sightings of wild boars trotting along the streets have become usual for northern Rome residents, but incursions of animals in front of buildings and schools are heating up a major debate ahead of mayoral elections scheduled for early October. Loc...

800-Year-Old Human Remains Discovered in Peru

800-Year-Old Human Remains Discovered in Peru

The remains of eight people, approximately 800 years old and buried with food and musical instruments in the same burial chamber, were found south of Lima, Peru, during the installation of natural gas pipelines, archaeologists said Wednesday, Sept...

FACT CHECK: Russia’s Elections ‘Competitive, Honest?’ Not a Chance.

FACT CHECK: Russia’s Elections ‘Competitive, Honest?’ Not a Chance.

Last weekend, Russia held elections for the State Duma, the lower house of parliament. The official results showed the ruling United Russia party won with 49.8% of the vote. Agence France-Presse (AFP) quoted Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry P...