Israeli NGOs face asset freezes under new law

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Israeli NGOs face asset freezes under new law

Image copyright AFP Image caption The nonprofits have served the Israeli army with court challenges on a range of issues Six Palestinian civil society groups have been branded “terrorist organisations” by the Israeli government….

Shipping ship runs aground, catches fire near Alaska

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Shipping ship runs aground, catches fire near Alaska

A container ship ran aground and caught fire early on Sunday off British Columbia’s north coast. Emergency managers identified the ship as the MSC Farley, a Swiss-flagged cargo vessel. It caught fire while en…

New area codes introduced across the US

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New area codes introduced across the US

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption In Scotland, the area code starts with the letter K and rolls backwards Thirty-five US states are introducing so-called area codes – designated geographic areas where telephone numbers…

Company cancels contracts with UAE over Pegasus cyberweapon

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Company cancels contracts with UAE over Pegasus cyberweapon

Written by Zoë Bell, CNN Two British companies that make Pegasus, the secretive cyberweapon that allows state-backed hackers to break into computers and monitor users, have ended their contracts with the United Arab Emirates….

Russia and China take part in first joint naval patrol

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Russia and China take part in first joint naval patrol

The Russian and Chinese navy conducted their first joint patrol in the western Pacific Ocean for the first time on Saturday, state media reported. The joint patrol, on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s 90th birthday,…

'Panic Laws' part of Italy's dark fascist past

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‘Panic Laws’ part of Italy’s dark fascist past

Written by by Staff Writer Juliette Tsang, CNN Fleeing a death threat made on social media against the Irish Center in the northern Italian city of Turin, owner Christine O’Sullivan left for Ireland on…