Hong Kong-flagged vessel briefly runs aground in Egypt's vital Suez Canal, later refloated | AP News
A Hong Kong-flagged ship briefly ran aground in Egypt’s vital Suez Canal, though authorities said they were able to refloat it after it momentarily disrupted the waterway. The Xin Hai Tong 23 ran aground Thursday at the southern mouth of the Suez Canal. The Suez Canal Authority said that traffic in ..
Iran unveils latest version of ballistic missile amid wider tensions over nuclear program | AP News
Iran has unveiled what it dubbed the latest iteration of its liquid-fueled Khorramshahr ballistic missile amid wider tensions with the West over its nuclear program. Authorities on Thursday showed off the Khorramshahr-4 to journalists at an event in Tehran with the missile on a truck-mounted launche..
Damage to Russian-occupied dam submerges Ukrainian reservoir island community | AP News
LYSOHIRKA, Ukraine (AP) — The rising waters came as a relief at first, for both the tiny community living on the islands in the southern Kakhovka Reservoir and for everyone who had feared the low levels risked a meltdown at the nearby Russian-occupied nuclear power plant.
Russia fights alleged incursion from Ukraine for 2nd day, reports more drone attacks | AP News
Russian troops and security forces are fighting for a second day against an alleged cross-border raid that Moscow blamed on Ukrainian military saboteurs but which Kyiv portrayed as an uprising against the Kremlin by Russian partisans. Vyacheslav Gladkov, governor of the Belgorod region on the Ukrain..
Cars set on fire in Cardiff as UK police face 'large scale disorder' after road crash | AP News
Several dozen youths pelted police with objects and set cars ablaze in Cardiff in local unrest that erupted after two teenagers died in a road accident. Police said “large scale disorder” broke out after officers were called to the scene of a crash in the Ely district of the Welsh capital on Monday ..
Sinn Fein becomes largest party in Northern Ireland local elections | AP News
Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein has made sweeping gains in Northern Ireland’s local elections. The party repeated its success from last year’s assembly elections. The vote counting in the local election was completed late Saturday. Sinn Fein took 144 of 462 local government seats. The Democratic U..