Press Freedom Index: Journalists face restrictions in 73% of countries

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Press Freedom Index: Journalists face restrictions in 73% of countries

Reporters Without Borders unveiled its 2021 survey. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) unveiled its new 2021 edition of the World Press Freedom Index, which showed that journalism is completely or partially blocked in 73 percent of the 180 countries and territories featured in the report. Journalism, which the organization calls “a vaccine against the virus of … Read more

U.S. welcomes agreement on resolving political crisis in Georgia

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U.S. welcomes agreement on resolving political crisis in Georgia

EU President Charles Michel arrives in Tbilisi for an unscheduled visit. The United States welcomes the agreement reached by Georgian political forces with the mediation of European Council President Charles Michel. “This agreement required difficult compromises on all sides… Above all, it required political courage and commitment by the people of Georgia to continue the … Read more

Biden: verdict in Floyd murder case is a giant step toward justice

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US imposes new sanctions against Russia

The president and vice president on Tuesday night commented on the Minneapolis jury verdict finding Derek Chauvin guilty of the murder of George Floyd. President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris addressed the nation Tuesday night about the jury verdict in the Derek Chauvin case. Biden called the verdict “a unique but giant step … Read more

Soccer Revolution: How the Super League Splits World Football

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Soccer Revolution: How the Super League Splits World Football

On the night of April 19, 12 leading soccer clubs announced the creation of the Super League of Europe. Among them are six leading English (Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Tottenham), three Spanish (Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico) and three Italian (Juventus, Milan and Inter) soccer clubs. The official statement said that … Read more

220 Attacks in 72 Hours: Russia Avenges Soldier’s Death

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220 Attacks in 72 Hours: Russia Avenges Soldier's Death

Syrian media confirm the Russian Defense Ministry’s claim of massive airstrikes near Palmyra. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which is close to the opposition, the recent days have been characterized by an unusual intensity of Russian strikes. According to the Observatory’s version, the cause is the death of a Russian soldier in … Read more

Iran will “take risks” to bolster its influence

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Iran will "take risks" to bolster its influence

According to a report released Tuesday by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), the U.S. intelligence community expects Iran to “take risks that could escalate tensions” and threaten U.S. interests in the Middle East. At the same time, experts believe Iran would pose a continuing threat to U.S. interests and allies in … Read more

Merkel urged to maintain relations with Russia

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Merkel urged to maintain relations with Russia

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said during the spring session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) that a dialogue with Russia should be maintained, despite the disagreements between the West and Moscow. “We must remain in dialogue,” Merkel said. The chancellor also noted that today there are indeed “a lot of conflicts … Read more

Russian-Czech diplomatic scandal: Zakharova’s statement

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Russian-Czech diplomatic scandal: Zakharova's statement

The Czech authorities did not control the ammunition depots in Vrbetica, where in 2014 there was an explosion that killed two people. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova made a statement to this effect on the air of the Vesti FM radio station. “In 2014 there were two explosions in the warehouses, then an investigation … Read more

How the Oscar ceremony will go down

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How the Oscar ceremony will go down

We already know who is nominated for the year’s top film award, the Oscars, which will be the final awards season. That year, the U.S. Film Academy made a number of changes to the show, given the still ongoing coronavirus pandemic. In 2021, the Oscars ceremony is planned to be held in an unconventional format. … Read more

Marvel made the first movie with an Asian superhero.

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Marvel made the first movie with an Asian superhero.

Marvel Studios has presented the first teaser trailer for its new movie on YouTube. In this way, the company presented its fourth phase of the movie universe with new superheroes. It is about the film “Shan-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”. The main character Shang Chi, a martial arts master, played by actor … Read more