United Nations, December 1 (RHC)-- The head of the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees has said it was unable to pay its 28,000 employees on time this month because of a major funding crisis, warning of potential cuts in vital services to millions of people amid a global pandemic.... More

Damascus, December 1 (RHC)-- A roadside bomb has reportedly struck a convoy of trucks carrying military equipment and logistic supplies for US troops in Syria’s northeastern province of Hasakah.... More

Moscow, December 1 (RHC)-- Tensions between Russia and the United States have further soured a day before top officials from both countries are set to meet, with Moscow moving to expel U.S. diplomats.... More

La Paz, December 1 (RHC)-- The president of the Movement Towards Socialism/Political Instrument for the Sovereignty of the Peoples (MAS-IPSP) of Bolivia, Evo Morales, described as impressive the March for the Homeland in defense of the government presided by Luis Arce.... More

Washington, December 1 (RHC)-- Nine United States lawmakers have called on the U.S. Justice Department to release environmental lawyer Steven Donziger, who spent decades battling Chevron Corp over pollution in the Ecuadorian rainforest and was sentenced to six months in prison in October on a criminal contempt conviction.... More

Detroit, December 1 (RHC)-- In the U.S. state of Michigan, a 15-year-old student opened fire at Oxford high school near Detroit, killing three students and injuring another eight.  The 3 students who were fatally shot were aged 14, 16 and 17. ... More

Geneva, December 1 (RHC)-- The Omicron coronavirus variant has been identified in at least 20 countries as more governments move to impose travel bans and other restrictions to curb its spread.  ... More

Miami, December 1 (RHC)-- In the U.S., local news outlets report that Kyle Rittenhouse -- the white teenager who was charged with killing two people last year in Wisconsin -- was in Florida the weekend after his acquittal and met with former President Donald Trump.... More

Madrid, December 1 (RHC)-- With the consent of the Spanish government, two fugitives from justice from their respective countries have met -- both known for promoting conspiracy plans against the legitimate governments in force in their countries of origin -- Venezuelan Leopoldo López and Cuban Yunior García.... More

Tegucigalpa, December 1 (RHC)-- Nasry Asfura, the ruling party candidate in the Honduras election, has conceded to his opposition rival, Xiomara Castro, who will become the country’s first female president and the country’s first left-wing leader in 12 years.... More

La Paz, December 1 (RHC)--The Bolivian Prosecutors Commission issued this Tuesday an indictment against former de facto president Jeanine Áñez for crimes committed as a senator until her self-proclamation as president of that Latin American country regarding the "Golpe 2" case.... More

Brasilia, December 1 (RHC)-- Social and feminist organizations in Brazil called this Wednesday for a massive mobilization for next Saturday, December 4th, under the slogan "Bolsonaro Never Again" -- calling for the impeachment of the reactionary president.... More

United Nations, November 30 (RHC)-- More than two million nurses from 28 countries have filed a complaint with the United Nations, demanding an investigation into wealthy countries that have blocked a proposed patent waiver for COVID-19 vaccines.... More

Washington, November 30 (RHC)-- U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin says that the Pentagon has opened a high-level inquiry into the U.S. airstrike that killed dozens of women and children near the Syrian town of Baghuz in March of 2019. ... More

Canberra, November 30 (RHC)-- An Australian government commission has revealed shocking details about Australia’s federal parliament, describing it as a toxic workplace rife with gender inequality, bullying, and sexual harassment and assault. ... More