Some Republicans criticize Trump for meeting with white supremacist

Some Republicans on Sunday criticized Donald Trump for dining with white supremacist Nick Fuentes at the former president’s Mar-A-Lago resort in
Florida, even as Trump said the encounter was inadvertent.

Taiwan president quits after election loss

Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen’s has resigned as her party leader after their election loss, but says the DPP will “stand up again”.

Jon Batiste to sing for Macron at Biden’s 1st state dinner

Musician Jon Batiste is on tap to perform at President Joe Biden’s first White House state dinner on Thursday, highlighting long-standing ties between the United States and France and honoring President Emmanuel Macron.

Iran’s leader praises state militia

Iran’s supreme leader has praised the Basij militia involved in the violent state crackdown on people protesting the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini.

Kherson shells killed 32 since liberation

Russian forces who were forced to retreat from Kherson have been shelling the Ukrainian region, killing dozens.

Kyiv promotes grain plan for vulnerable

Ukraine has announced an initiative to export grain to countries whose usual supplies have been halted by the war.

Ukraine works to restore water, power after Russian strikes

Ukrainian authorities endeavored Saturday to restore electricity and water services after recent pummeling by Russian military strikes that vastly damaged infrastructure, with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy saying millions have seen their power restored since blackouts swept the war-battered country days earlier.