DUBAI. Muhoozi Kainerugaba, the son of Uganda’s PresidentYoweri Museveni, said that he will succeed his father — if he gets enough likes on Twitter. Kainerugaba, a general in his country’s armed forces and a prolific tweeter, wrote on Monday. “Okay, let those who want me to be president after my father retweet and like ... ....
The leader of a small polygamous group near the Arizona-Utah border had taken at least 20 wives, most of them minors, and punished followers who did not treat him as a prophet, newly filed federal court documents allege ... The document filed Friday provides new insight into what investigators have found in a case that first became public in August.
When Chinese PresidentXi Jinping lands in Riyadh in the coming hours Saudi leaders are expected to receive him with the pomp and circumstance normally reserved for the kingdom’s most strategic ally, the United States. The multiple-day visit will include two conferences that will gather leaders from across the Arab world... This is a new Gulf.
The killing of a Pakistani investigative journalist in Kenya was a “planned assassination,” a team of Pakistani investigators has said in a report released on Wednesday. Arshad Sharif, who was critical of Pakistan’s powerful army, was shot dead by the police on the outskirts of the Kenyan capital Nairobi, in late October while traveling in a car ... .
UN Secretary-GeneralAntonio Guterres has slammed multinational corporations for turning the world’s ecosystems into “playthings of profit” and warned failure to correct course would lead to catastrophic results ... “We are treating nature like a toilet,” Guterres said ... “This conference is our chance to stop this orgy of destruction,” he added ... .
Peru has a female president for the first time, after ex-president PedroCastillo was impeached – hours after he tried to dissolve parliament. Dina Boluarte – previously the vice-president – was sworn in after a dramatic day in Lima on Wednesday ... But lawmakers ignored this, and in an emergency meeting impeached him ... .
Moscow’s accusation that Ukrainian drones struck two airbases deep inside Russia has once again raised the febrile question of escalation nine months into the war ...Week by week, there are yet more signs that Moscow’s military machine cannot do what it says on its can ... China has been very clear it feels such talk must stop. So has India ... Ukraine ... Russia.
Washington, Dec 7 (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 7th Dec, 2022 ) .The United States said Tuesday it has not "encouraged" Ukraine to strike into Russia after drone attacks on bases widely seen as carried out by Kyiv... Russia said three people were killed and two aircraft damaged in the attacks Monday on three bases deep into its territory ... ....
India’s overt plans to replace China as the “factory of the world” appear to have ramped up in recent weeks. This comes amid growing concern from global manufacturers following violent clashes over Covid lockdowns at Apple’s most important iPhone assembly plant in China ... As such, a migration may be hard to justify ... Follow him on Twitter @nigeljgreen.
photo: AP / Ukrainian military's Strategic Communications Directorate