Kim Jong Un vows to build up North Korea’s attack capability

Iraq MPs fail for third time to elect new president

Meta’s hate-speech towards Russian troops sparks criticism

South Korea joins NATO cyber defense- Yonhap

Poland blasts Germany over Russia

Convoy en route in bid to evacuate Azovstal civilians: UN

Death toll from Philippines storm rises to 42 – govt

MFA Russia: 7 Danish diplomats expelled in retaliatory move

Turkey’s Erdogan to visit Saudi Arabia for first time in years seeking to mend ties, woo voters.

UN’s Gutteres to travel to Moscow, Kiev in peace bid

Russia Israel in row over Ukraine neo-nazis

WHO puts global COVID-19 death toll at nearly 15 million

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