2022-07-04: News Headlines

Staff (2022-07-04). Finland could host NATO base on Russian border: official. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Ukrainian News AgencyJuly 4, 2022 Finland Proposes To Create NATO Base On Border With Russia The authorities of the Finnish city of Lappeenranta on the border with Russia are considering the possibility of creating a NATO base in their city after Finland joins the Alliance. This writes European Pravda with reference to Yle. "There were …

____ (2022-07-04). Striking Five-Minute Summary of the Ukraine Atrocities. transcend.org 27 Jun 2022 – US & Britain Wanted Ukraine Invasion to Happen – Otherwise they could not launch an economic war against Russia.

Staff (2022-07-04). Uzbekistan: reports of 18 killed, thousands wounded in armed violence. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com UzReportJuly 4, 2022 The leaders of Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan discussed the situation in Karakalpakstan Today, on July 4, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev had a telephone conversation with President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev. The leaders considered topical issues of further strengthening the Uzbek-Kazakh relations of strategic partnership and alliance. *** AKI PressJuly 4, 2022 SCO …

____ (2022-07-04). Russia announces control of Lugansk, Kiev denies reports on Lysychansk's capture. ecns.cn Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has informed President Vladimir Putin of the control of Lugansk, the Defense Ministry said Sunday.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Ukrainian ambassador to Germany Andrey Melnyk defends Nazi collaborator and anti-Semite Stepan Bandera. wsws.org The German government's silence on Melnyk's recent remarks is not simply a scandal. It is part of a deliberate campaign to rehabilitate fascism and ultimately Hitler himself.

Staff (2022-07-04). Moscow reacts to seizure of Russian ship in Turkiye. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov in a press conference on Monday stated that Kremlin has no information about the detention of a Russian grain ship in Turkiye.

____ (2022-07-04). New World Records: More Weapons than Ever—and a Hunger Crisis like No Other. transcend.org 1 Jul 2022 – While the NATO Summit ended in Madrid on 30 June with net commitments to double spending on weapons and to increase by eight-fold the number of troops in Europe, the total of hungry people worldwide now marks an unprecedented record.

____ (2022-07-04). The United States Contests the Chinese Belt and Road with a Private Corporation. transcend.org At the G7 Summit in Germany, Joe Biden made a pledge to raise $200 billion for the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment. It was made clear that this new G7 project was intended to counter the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative.

TeleSUR, yart, JCM (2022-07-04). Presidente Putin ordena seguir con operación militar en Ucrania. telesurtv.net Ttras tomar la región de Lugansk , en el este Ucrania, el mandatario se mostró confiado en el exitoso avance de las tropas rusas hacia otras zonas.

Staff (2022-07-04). Georgian opposition: "Weapons in our arsenal" to replicate Serbian, Ukrainian prototypes. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Rustavi 2July 4, 2022 There are many weapons in the arsenal of people's non-violent resistance, and we will use all these weapons, as they were used in Serbia, Ukraine &#1 ; Shota Digmelashvili There are many weapons in the arsenal of people's non-violent resistance, and we will use all these weapons, as they were used in …

Staff (2022-07-04). NATO transfers Slovak fighters, tanks to Ukraine. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Interfax-UkraineJuly 4, 2022 Slovakia plans to transfer its Soviet fighters, tanks to Ukraine before receiving new equipment in return — PM Ukraine may receive MiG-29 fighters and Soviet-made tanks from Slovakia before it receives the ordered new F-16 fighters, the delivery of which is delayed, and during this time the Czech Republic will help Slovakia …

Staff (2022-07-04). Turkey transfers combat drones to Ukraine via Lithuania. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Interfax-UkraineJuly 4, 2022 Lithuania to hand over Bayraktar 'Vanagas' to Ukraine on July 6 — Defense Minister On July 6, Lithuania will hand over the Bayraktar "Vanagas" to Ukraine, Lithuanian Defense Minister Arvydas Anu≈°auskas said. "The Bayraktar 'Vanagas' with all the bought ammunition is already in Lithuania! On July 6 we will have a quick …

____ (2022-07-04). Brazil: Portuguese President Meets with Lula despite Bolsonaro's Snub. transcend.org 3 Jul 2022 – Today the president of Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, held in Sà£o Paulo a meeting with former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. As a consequence, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro canceled an official audience he was to have with Pres. de Sousa in Brasilia. Marcelo and Lula talked about the political situation in Europe, Latin America and the war in Ukraine.

Staff (2022-07-04). Australian PM announces $74 mln in military aid to Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese announced further military aid to Ukraine in a statement released on Monday.

Staff (2022-07-04). Hoy en la Mesa Redonda: Conversando con Vijay Prashad y Manolo de los Santos. mesaredonda.cubadebate.cu La Mesa Redonda de este lunes contará con la presencia de los intelectuales y activistas sociales Vijay Prashad y Manolo de los Santos, quienes realizan una visita a nuestro país.

Staff (2022-07-04). El día que todos los niños del mundo tengan zapaticos blancos. cubadebate.cu Algún día todos los niños del mundo podrán tener zapaticos blancos… Esos fueron los sentimientos de Vijay Prashad, plasmados este domingo en el libro de visitantes del Museo de la batalla de Playa Girón. El reconocido intelectual marxista de origen indio, quien visitó la institución junto al hermano de causas y sueños Manolo de los Santos, dijo que este es uno de los museos que más le impresionaron en su vida.

Staff (2022-07-04). Obsession: new NATO command celebrates hamburgers, hot dogs. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com The Joint Support and Enabling Command is based in Ulm, Germany. It and its sister Joint Force Command in Norfolk, Virginia were launched last year; the second to rush arms and troops from the U.S, to Europe; the former to expedite their delivery to the Russian border. ==== NATOJoint Support and Enabling CommandJuly 4, 2022 …

Staff (2022-07-04). El mismo debate con diferente argumento: La fecha de inicio de la Serie Nacional. cubadebate.cu Sin pecar de ser categóricos no conozco ningún otro país que haya cambiado más veces la estructura y fecha de inicio de su campeonato de béisbol que el nuestro. Parece una quimera mantener el mismo formato durante al menos una década. La propuesta que más ha durado fue durante 13 años, de 1998 a 2001, cuando se jugaban 90 partidos en un sistema de todos contra todos.

____ (2022-07-04). Behind the Tin Curtain: BRICS+ vs NATO/G7. transcend.org 28 Jun 2022 – The West is nostalgically caught up with outdated 'containment' policies, this time against Global South integration. Unfortunately for them, the rest of the world is moving on, together.

C.J. Polychroniou (2022-07-04). NATO's Expansion and New Strategic Concept Broaden the Prospect of Armageddon. commondreams.org A bleak future lies ahead.

____ (2022-07-04). Either We Will All Be Saved or We Will All Disappear Equally! That, Is the Dilemma. transcend.org 2 Jul 2022 – Following the recent strategy decided by NATO at its Madrid Summit, which states that China "challenges its interests, security and values", and that Russia is "the most significant and direct threat" to its interests, the world is moving very quickly towards its partition in terms of the structure of the international system.

____ (2022-07-04). NATO Has Completed Its Post-Cold War Transformation from Europe's Guard Dog into Anglo America's Attack Dog. transcend.org 30 Jun 2022 – From an ostensible defensive alliance, NATO has grown into an aggressor designed to promote 'rules' dictated by the U.S.

____ (2022-07-04). Turkey Aligns with NATO against Russia. transcend.org 30 Jun 2022 – One wonders, what forces have influenced Erdogan to distance himself from Russia and the East by accepting NATO membership of the two Nordic countries. Why would Turkey want to dance on two fiestas, the western lying, deceiving and collapsing NATO / G7+ , and the progressive, growing and peace seeking fast developing East, or better the Greater Global South?>

TeleSUR, yart, JL (2022-07-04). Gobierno boliviano anuncia nueva planta de carbonato de litio. telesurtv.net Bolivia cuenta con una de las mayores reservas mundiales del mineral, ubicadas en salar de Uyuni.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Australian Labor prime minister in Kiev pledges support for US-NATO proxy war against Russia. wsws.org During its first six weeks in office, the Labor government has given its full commitment to the US-led confrontations with Russia and China, which threaten nuclear war.

Rqorinoco (2022-07-04). All Search-Engines Are Effectively Controlled By The US Government. orinocotribune.com By Eric Zuesse — Apr 28, 2022 | Any intelligent user of the internet knows that ANY censorship on the Web is dictatorial, NOT democratic. It's at least as dictatorial if it is coming from billionaires such as Gabriel Weinberg, or Jack Dorsey, or Mark Zuckerberg, or their agents, as it is if it comes from the Government itself — which the user can vote against at election-time without needing to purchase shares of stock in some corporation in order to become enabled to vote against its CEO and other officials. | Because it has become widely known that Google search-results exclude any find that proves…

____ (2022-07-04). 2 years on, offshore duty-free sales exceed $13.5 bln in Hainan. ecns.cn A total of 125 million items under the offshore duty-free policy with a value of 90.6 billion yuan (about $135 billion) during 12.28 million instances of shopping have been supervised by Hainan Customs till the end of June since the commencement of offshore duty-free policy in July 1, 2020.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Indian government proposal to study "racial purity" draws widespread attack from scientists. wsws.org Any proposed attempt to define rigid racial distinctions among India's 1.4 billion people, even if honestly undertaken, would quickly run counter to well-established scientific research that has demonstrated the immense diversity of India's population, as well as the world's population as a whole, with respect to genetics, language, and culture.

Jason Ditz (2022-07-04). Iraqi State of Law Taps Maliki as New PM Candidate. news.antiwar.com All but inevitable since the resignation of Moqtada al-Sadr's coalition from parliament, the State of Law has announced its own candidate for Iraqi PM. As expected, Holding the position from 2006 to 2014, Maliki is the longest-seated premier of the US occupation of Iraq. A former Dawa Party figure popular with Iran, Maliki was a controversial leader throughout his last tenure. | Navigating through constant political division, Maliki was positioned as a compromise candidate protecting a status quo which, by 2014, fewer and fewer voters wer…

Jason Ditz (2022-07-04). Iran Negotiator Details Talks in Surprise Russia Visit. news.antiwar.com Offering some of the most direct comments on last week's Qatar talks, Iran's nuclear negotiator Ali Bagheri made a surprise visit to Russia Bagheri, as with others, confirmed that there was "no progress made" in the talks. At the same time, Russia's Mikhail Ulyanov said it involved "very professional exchange of views around the JCPOA." | That's a silver lining no one else had commented on. The Iranians are still pushing for US flexibility, something they've mentioned often and whic…

Anonymous (2022-07-04). Palestine in Pictures: June 2022. electronicintifada.net A monthly roundup of photographs documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, and international solidarity with Palestine.

Ola Mousa (2022-07-04). Gaza father stonewalled in search for justice. electronicintifada.net Muhammad al-Hadidi has found that he cannot sue Israel for massacring his family.

_____ (2022-07-04). Brazil's MST on the Fight Against Evictions and Bolsonaro. popularresistance.org Brazil is heading towards this year's elections with a strong appetite for change after four years of Jair Bolsonaro which followed a coup against President Dilma Rouseff. | In Sà£o Paulo, Camila spoke to Cassia Bechara of the National Board of the Landless Workers' Movement (MST) at the movement's Armazém do Campo store where one can find a selection of agroecological, organic and family farming products. Cassia sets the backdrop for the upcoming electoral campaign and describes some of the main issues in Brazil today and reflects on the recent victory of Gustavo Petro in Colombia.

_____ (2022-07-04). India's Fine Balance in the International Arena. journal-neo.org India is increasingly making its presence felt in the international political arena. And as India's influence grows in the current stage of the Great World Game, so the major world powers are competing to bring New Delhi into their own camp. India itself is no passive onlooker in this process &#1 ; with considerable skill it …

_____ (2022-07-04). Dutch farmers block food warehouses over new environmental rules. popularresistance.org Farmers in the Netherlands have blockaded supermarket distribution centers in continuing protests against new environmental rules on nitrogen emissions that are likely to put many of them out of business. | Fishers on Monday blocked ports in a show of support for farmers. The blockade prevented ferries from sailing to almost all the Wadden Islands off the country's northern coast and caused lengthy delays, shipping companies reported. | Also on Monday, farmers used tractors and large bales of hay to block entrances to the supermarket distribution centers, as the association of food traders warned of supply bottle…

_____ (2022-07-04). Lake Tahoe Town to Replace July 4th Fireworks With More Eco-Friendly Alternative. popularresistance.org Fourth of July firework shows are getting harder and harder to stage as high summer temperatures fueled by the climate crisis increase the risk that they will spark wildfires. But one town in the drought-stricken West has come up with a more environmentally-friendly alternative: a drone show. | The town of Incline Village Crystal Bay on the north side of Lake Tahoe announced that it was swapping out the traditional Independence Day pyrotechnics for environmental reasons.

_____ (2022-07-04). Palestine Action Shuts Israel's Military Drone Factory in Shenstone Once Again. popularresistance.org Elbit Systems is met with direct action once more, as Palestine Action activists have taken to Elbit Systems' (Israel's largest arms factory) factory in Shenstone and closed the site for the third time in two weeks. The Elbit subsidiary operates as UAV Engines LTD. and is responsible for manufacturing Elbit's military drone engines. Activists have locked on across the factory gates and hurled symbolic blood-red paint onto the premises, leaving the site inoperable. | On June 22nd, activists took to the roof of UAV Engines LTD., proclaiming '2 down, 8 to go' — a warning to Israel's arms manufacterers. They ca…

_____ (2022-07-04). Unilever sells Ben and Jerry's Israeli business, allowing for operation in illegal settlements. popularresistance.org Unilever has sold Ben and Jerry's Israeli business to its Israeli licensee, one year after the American ice cream company announced that it would end sales in the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt). After a year of backlash, legal challenges, and Zionist lobbying, Ben and Jerry's products will return to illegal settlements, in direct contradiction of the company's will. | In July 2021, when Ben and Jerry's declared that selling in the oPt would be "inconsistent with [its] values," the company also revealed that it would not be renewing its agreement with its Israel-based licensee at the end of the year. On We…

Staff (2022-07-04). President Maduro Warns Against More Terrorist Threats From Colombia & Duque Rejects Maduro's Tentative Visit to Colombia. orinocotribune.com This Saturday, July 2, the commander in chief of the Bolivarian National Armed Force (FANB) and President of the Republic Nicolás Maduro warned about the terrorist plans that have been hatched against Venezuela by the administration of the outgoing president of Colombia, Iván Duque: "Keep your guard up, men and women of the Bolivarian National Armed Forces, of the Presidential Honor Guard, of the Military Counterintelligence Directorate; men and women of arms, guard up high to continue defeating the terrorist threats that come from the dying government of Iván Duque in Colombia, guard up high and always high mora…

Rqorinoco (2022-07-04). Mein Kampf: Hitler's Love Letter to Western Imperialism. orinocotribune.com By Joe Emersberger — Jun 29, 2022 | "Appeals to all civilized and reasonable people." | Volume I of Hitler's Mein Kampf [My Struggle] was published in 1925. Volume II was published in 1926.

Editor (2022-07-04). Conscientious Objection to Military Taxation. scheerpost.com According to the National Priorities Project, about 25% of our tax dollars go to the Pentagon to finance the men, women, and weaponry that enables the United States military to fight its wars in Iraq, Syria, Somalia, Yemen, and elsewhere. An additional 13.2% goes to pay the national debt much of which was borrowed to pay for war.

Editor (2022-07-04). In The Wake of Abu Akleh's Murder, Media Continued to Obscure Israeli Violence. scheerpost.com By Robin Andersen / FAIR On May 13, two days after the killing of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh by Israeli Occupation Forces, as her loss still dominated international news cycles, thousands of Palestinian mourners gathered to pay tribute to the woman who had given them voice for so long. They came to lay her body …

Amarynth (2022-07-04). Uzbekistan and Karakalpakstan: an attempt at a color revolution from the West? thesaker.is By Guilherme Wilbert for the Saker Blog Uzbekistan, a relatively small country wedged between landlocked Turkmenistan to the south and Kazakhstan to the north, is undergoing state reshaping and suffering…

Amarynth (2022-07-04). What the Yellow Vests can be: a group which can protect Liberalism's rights, at least. thesaker.is By Ramin Mazaheri for the Saker Blog Now available! This book has just been published in paperback and E-book form, and in French too! "All the chorus of calumny, which…

Fight Back (2022-07-04). U of MN students, community demand more abortion clinics. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN – On July 2, over 100 people marched across the University of Minnesota campus calling for the opening and funding of abortion clinics across the state. | The protest, organized by the University of Minnesota Twin Cities chapter of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), was called after the declaration of Minnesota as a sanctuary state for abortion services in the Midwest, despite there only being eight clinics total in the state. Additionally, SDS called for the University of Minnesota to open abortion clinics on all of its campuses, as reportedly the university had run an abortion clinic in th…

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-07-04). Would A Rising Pro-Reparations Gavin Newsom Knock Out Biden In DNC Presidential Primary? moguldom.com With the Democrats facing increased disapproval from members of their own party, some are wondering whether California Gov. Gavin Newsom would be a viable challenger to President Joe Biden in the 2024 presidential race. The speculation comes after Newsom, whose national profile is rising, called out his own party for not doing enough to combat …

Staff (2022-07-04). Georgian ruling party accuses opposition, "NGOs" of plotting "color" coup. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Agenda.geJuly 4, 2022 Ruling party Chairman: United National Movement, satellites have "no resources" to organise "unrest and revolution" The United National Movement opposition party and its satellites have "no resources" to organise "unrest and revolution" in Georgia, Irakli Kobakhidze, the Chairman of the ruling Georgian Dream party, said on Monday. Speaking at a party briefing, …

Staff (2022-07-04). Plans mature for coup, dragging Georgia into war by December: MPs. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Rustavi 2July 4, 2022 UNM and their partners will consistently try to use each point of the plan to prepare a revolutionary scenario by the end of December &#1 ; joint statement of Subari, Kavelashvili and Khundadze The United National Movement and their partners will consistently try to use each point of the plan to prepare …

Staff (2022-07-04). Strategic partnership: 30 years of Azeri-U.S. military, energy cooperation. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Trend News AgencyJuly 4, 2022 For 30 years, Azerbaijan and US shared ties of friendship and partnership &#1 ; President Ilham Aliyev For 30 years, the Republic of Azerbaijan and the United States of America have shared the ties of friendship and partnership, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said in a letter to …

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-07-04). Transportistas peruanos paralizan 80% de Lima y Callao. telesurtv.net No ha habido acuerdo a pesar de que hubo conversaciones entre distintos gremios de transporte y el Gobierno peruano.

____ (2022-07-04). Severe air pollution in capital Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — The sky of Tehran has become very dusty since yesterday and is in a hazardous situation. In the last 24 hours, the air index of capital Tehran stood at 174 and it was in a very unhealthy range.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-04). Presidente Macron reajusta su Gobierno tras perder legislativas en Francia. telesurtv.net Macron saca de su Gobierno al ministro acusado de violación que será sustituido por Jean-Christophe Combe, exdirector general de la Cruz Roja francesa…

Staff (2022-07-04). Sardasht chemical bombing reveals Saddam regime's insolence. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said on Monday that the chemical bombing of Sardasht was the highest degree of Saddam's regime's insolence in the war imposed against Iran.

____ (2022-07-04). Key Takeaways from BRICS Summit. transcend.org 29 Jun 2022 – Last week the 14th BRICS Summit took place virtually, chaired by Chinese President Xi Jinping. The BRICS bloc (Brasil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) represents a key political, economic, and scientific force in the international arena. These nations represent half of the world's population and their collective GDP is greater that $20 trillion.

Staff (2022-07-04). Guerra en Ucrania: øPor qué Biden está en apuros? cubadebate.cu Cuando se trata de Ucrania, a menudo escuchamos discursos duros desde Washington. Pero el diario Asia Times desmonta esa retórica. Según este sitio web de noticias, Joe Biden se enfrenta a un doble desastre desde el conflicto de Ucrania: una recesión en casa y una segunda humillación estratégica en un año. øLe obligará a cambiar de rumbo?

Staff (2022-07-04). En Maldivas segundo grupo de médicos enviados por Cuba. cubadebate.cu Un nuevo grupo de 12 médicos cubanos llegó a Maldivas para prestar sus servicios solidarios en el marco del acuerdo de cooperación firmado entre los ministerios de Salud de ambos países el año pasado. Las dos naciones insulares firmaron en La Habana en diciembre del año pasado un convenio para la ampliación de la colaboración médica.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Science Saturday: The art and science of never giving up. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Anya in February 2018, just before being discharged after her third brain surgery. Photo credit: Colleen Kelly In March 2020, at the start of the pandemic, Anya Magnuson's own health was in crisis. The 21-year-old Minnesotan had already endured four brain surgeries, 35 lumbar punctures and about 11 weeks of hospitalization. At various times during the preceding 28 months, she was treated for fungal meningitis, an inflammatory disease known as neurosarcoidosis, and finally a rare blood…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-07-04). Rusia pide ampliación del Consejo de Seguridad de la ONU. telesurtv.net Con el propósito de "democratizar" el órgano con la presencia permanente de países de América Latina, África y Asia.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-04). Venezuela y Filipinas buscan impulsar cooperación bilateral. telesurtv.net El Gobierno venezolano manifestó su intención de potenciar acuerdos en los sectores energético, agrícola y turístico.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Mayo Clinic Minute: Fireworks safety tips. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org For many, the Fourth of July holiday is a time to celebrate with barbecues, parades and fireworks. But, experts say, when it comes to fireworks, it's best to leave it to the professionals. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/AYC8RPDRRvc Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (0: 59) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. Every year, thousands of people are admitted into emergency departments across the country because…

Staff (2022-07-04). Tehran-Baku ties changed from misunderstanding to interaction. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister said Mon. that Tehran will host a tripartite meeting of Iran, Azerbaijan, and Turkiye foreign ministers, adding that the bilateral ties with Baku have changed from misunderstanding to interaction.

Brett Wilkins (2022-07-04). 'Organized Whitewash': US Claims Israeli Military's Murder of Journalist Not Intentional. commondreams.org "The odds that those responsible for the killing of Shireen Abu Akleh will be held to account are all but nonexistent," said the human rights group B'Tselem in response to findings of U.S. State Department.

TeleSUR, JL (2022-07-04). Designan a Silvina Batakis como ministra de Economía en Argentina. telesurtv.net Batakis es conocida por su trabajo académico y como funcionaria se desempeñó como ministra en la provincia de Buenos Aires entre los años 2011 y 2015.

Staff (2022-07-04). Iran exports $358m of goods to Iraq via Mehran crossing. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Director-General of Customs Administration of the western province of Ilam has said that 358 million dollars of commodities have been exported to Iraq from the Mehran International Border in the current Iranian year.

WSWS (2022-07-04). From the Fourth of July to the Sixth of January. wsws.org The working class—in the US and internationally—must be warned of the ongoing danger of dictatorship and mobilized in time to stop it.

____ (2022-07-04). Covid Vaccines and Fertility. transcend.org Jun 2022 – Why is there a substantial decrease in births in Germany, Switzerland, and other countries — nine months after the beginning of covid mass vaccinations?>

Reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras (2022-07-04). Libro (PDF): Vuelta a la Autonomà¨a. indybay.org Libro (PDF) | VUELTA A LA AUTONOMÂA | Debates y experiencias para la emancipación social en América Latina…

Staff (2022-07-04). Turkiye confirms seizure of Russian cargo ship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Turkish customs authorities confirmed that the country has seized a Russian cargo ship.

Julia Conley (2022-07-04). Hundreds March in Akron Enraged by Police Killing of Jayland Walker. commondreams.org "The police can do whatever they want," said one local resident through tears. "They can take our children's lives and think it's okay."

____ (2022-07-04). How to Motivate Non-Donors to Toss a Coin into TMS Hat? transcend.org With TMS funds depleted and donations dwindling, it gets harder to keep up the struggle. It is discouraging after 14 years of making a difference. Please support our Peace Journalism work TODAY. Thank you!

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Mayo Clinic Q and A: Strategies for staying active with joint pain. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I enjoy an active lifestyle, from gardening to playing golf, cross-country skiing and participating in water fitness. I also walk daily. My knees have begun to bother me, and I am noticing some other aches and pains. I don't want to have to cut back on the activities I love. What can I do to reduce joint issues and cope with joint pain? ANSWER: Joint pain affects people at all stages of life from…

Staff (2022-07-04). Aplicación móvil Viajando anuncia cambios en su política de reservación. cubadebate.cu La Empresa Viajero, perteneciente al Ministerio de Transporte de la República de Cuba, informó a la población modificaciones en su política de reservación en la aplicación móvil Viajando. La decisión da respuesta a las opiniones de los usuarios respecto al descontento que genera la poca disponibilidad de capacidades de viaje, aclaró la empresa en la red social Facebook.

____ (2022-07-04). China's digital economy more than quadruples in past decade. ecns.cn China's digital economy logged rapid expansion in recent years, with its scale increasing from 11 trillion yuan (1.65 trillion U.S. dollars) in 2012 to over 45 trillion yuan in 2021, official data showed.

TeleSUR, yart, JCM (2022-07-04). Disturbios en Uzbekistán dejan 18 muertos y más de 240 heridos. telesurtv.net Las protestas de los residentes en Nukus, recibieron represión por parte del cuerpo policial.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Regenerating damaged skin. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Regenerative medicine is an emerging field that looks to repair, replace or restore diseased cells, tissues or organs. One specialty that's a natural fit for regenerative medicine is dermatology. That's because the skin is the largest organ that regenerates in the body. "Regenerative medicine is the idea that we can reestablish form and function," says Dr. Saranya Wyles, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist. "So when we are born, we have that baby skin. And as we…

____ (2022-07-04). 12 dead in north India as bus falls into deep gorge. ecns.cn A total of 12 people died and some others were injured when their bus fell into a deep gorge in India's northern hilly state of Himachal Pradesh on Monday, a local government official said.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Starbucks workers in Chicago strike against understaffing, low pay, unsafe conditions. wsws.org Starbucks workers in Chicago carried out a three-day strike over the weekend in opposition to severe understaffing problems. The Starbucks baristas, many of whom got COVID-19 while working, complained about low pay and unsafe conditions during the pandemic.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-07-04). Imperial researcher honoured at Asian Women of Achievement Awards. imperial.ac.uk An Imperial researcher has been honoured at an award ceremony to celebrate the contributions of Asian women based in the UK.

____ (2022-07-04). More blood sample sites opened to help resolve missing person cases. ecns.cn The Ministry of Public Security recently released information on more than 5,000 free blood sample collection sites across the country to better help families reunite with their missing loved ones as soon as possible.

Michael Petrelis (2022-07-04). Friday 7/1: Speakout: Cordileone at Mission Dolores. indybay.org Mission Dolores Basilica | 16th and Dolores Streets…

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-07-04). Investigación revela que Bolsonaro duplicó gastos en publicidad. telesurtv.net Durante el primer semestre del 2022 fueron destinados 11,4 millones de reales frente a los 6,5 millones del 2021.

Freedom Socialist Party (2022-07-04). Sunday 7/10: Voting Blue Won't Do–Build a Movement for Reproductive Justice. indybay.org Please register for zoom event: tinyurl.com/FSP-July10

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). 6-27-2022 Media Only News Briefing: Monkeypox. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Today the Minnesota Department of Health announced the first confirmed case of monkeypox in Minnesota. What does this mean for Minnesotans? What steps can people take to stay safe? What should someone do if they think they may be infected? Richard Kennedy, Ph.D., co-director of Mayo Clinic Vaccine Research Group fielded questions from the media and others on this topic. Journalists who have already registered on the News Network can log into their accounts to…

WSWS (2022-07-04). "We sleep in our cars trying to get work": Casual worker at San Diego docks speaks out on working conditions. wsws.org A casual dockworker describes desperate situation facing roughly half the workforce, speaks against the ILWU for preventing the strike needed to improve conditions.

____ (2022-07-04). Red Cross Society of China provides earthquake relief to Afghanistan. ecns.cn A handover ceremony of earthquake relief materials donated by the Red Cross Society of China (RCSC) to Afghanistan was held in the country's capital Kabul on Sunday.

____ (2022-07-04). BRICS countries can make significant contribution to 2030 SDGs: senior Brazilian official. ecns.cn A senior Brazilian official has spoken highly of the role BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) has played during the past 16 years and the importance of the 14th BRICS Summit hosted by China during an interview with China News Service.

____ (2022-07-04). Is Participating in the Sanctions against Russia a Cultural Matter? transcend.org The currently emerging Cold War is not in terms of political alliances but a cultural one, a conflict between the old West, the former colonists, that is gradually losing its dominance and the newly emerging economic and political powers, many of which are former colonies. Thus, the Western reaction is neocolonialist.

Staff (2022-07-04). Non-oil exports from Bushehr doubled: Official. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — The non-oil exports from Bushehr province have doubled in the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), as compared to the same period of time in the past year, a provincial official said.

Staff (2022-07-04). 20 civilians killed, injured in Afghanistan's Herat attack. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Local sources in Herat reported that 20 people were killed and injured after 2 Taliban vehicles came under attack.

____ (2022-07-04). Police release body-camera footage of African American man fatally shot by officers in Ohio, U.S. ecns.cn Police of Akron in the U.S. state of Ohio released on Sunday body-camera footage of the fatal shooting of African American Jayland Walker by multiple officers last week.

____ (2022-07-04). 45-meter-long banquet debuts at Lanzhou Food Festival. ecns.cn More than700 dishes were displayed at the food festival which opened on Sunday and attracted many visitors.

SCOTUS ruled wrongly (2022-07-04). People pour into Federal Bldg Plaza to Express their Outrage on Day of Decision. indybay.org Protesters spilled into the streets on June 24 soon after the much anticipated Supreme Court decision on Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization was announced.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Akron police executed unarmed, fleeing Jayland Walker in a hail of gunfire. wsws.org Seeking to avert a social explosion, the police have refused to release footage of the initial police stop or the immediate aftermath of the killing of Walker.

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-07-04). China reporta hallazgo de 12 cuerpos tras hundimiento de grúa flotante. telesurtv.net Los cuerpos fueron ubicados a millas náuticas de las coordenadas referentes al accidente del buque grúa Fujing 001.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Welcome summer with 5 summer safety tips. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org It's officially the first weekend of summer and extreme temperatures continue to affect many parts of the U.S. "It's important to protect yourself and your family from high temperatures and humidity," says Dr. Brittany Beel, a Mayo Clinic emergency medicine physician. "Heat exhaustion can result if your body cannot regulate itself. Basically, it overheats. The good news is that it's preventable." Left untreated, heat exhaustion can result in heatstroke. And, too much sun can lead…

Staff (2022-07-04). Hundreds of Russian airborne forces arrive in NE Syria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Russian media reported that the Russian army paratroopers have arrived in the Qamishli region in northeastern Syria.

Jon Queally (2022-07-04). 'The Problem is Corporate Greed, Boss': Bezos Blasted for Defense of Big Oil Price-Gouging. commondreams.org 'Bezos scared," said one progressive economist after the world's second-richest person went to bat for Big Oil.

WSWS (2022-07-04). "Stop the war!": Successful IYSSE meeting with students at Humboldt University, Berlin. wsws.org The International Youth and Students for Social Equality (IYSSE) organized an online discussion event at Humboldt University (HU) in Berlin last Monday, in which about 60 students participated.

Steve Zeltzer (2022-07-04). Saturday 7/9: The Fight Against the Destruction of Public Education and Public Services. indybay.org ILWU Local 6 Hall, 99 Hegenberger Rd., Oakland,…

____ (2022-07-04). Palestinians 'Are Not Animals in a Zoo': On Kanafani and the Need to Redefine the Role of the 'Victim Intellectual'. transcend.org 29 Jun 2022 – But for the Palestinian narrative to be truly relevant, Palestinians must indeed assume the role of the Gramscian intellectual, as "purveyors of consciousnesses" and abandon the role of the 'victim intellectual' altogether.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-04). Russia, Venezuela to expand oil sector cooperation. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Moscow and Caracas will continue to expand their cooperation in the oil sector, and are working on a new agreement to circumvent Western sanctions in finance and logistics, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Carlos Faria has said.

Staff (2022-07-04). Tormenta Bonnie deja al menos tres muertos y cientos de daños en Nicaragua y El Salvador. cubadebate.cu La tormenta tropical Bonnie que se desplaza por el Pacífico de Centroamérica y México, dejaba al menos tres muertos en Nicaragua y El Salvador, cientos de desplazados por el desbordamiento de ríos, viviendas inundadas y caída de árboles, según un balance preliminar en los países afectados. Los vientos han aumentado a cerca de 110 kilómetros por hora.

Prof Nicolas Boeglin (2022-07-04). Chile oficialmente Estado Parte número 13 al Acuerdo de Escazú. globalizacion.ca La aprobación del Acuerdo de Escazú constituye un gran logro del actual Poder Ejecutivo. En la última semana del mes de junio, Naciones Unidas ha procedido a actualizar el estadio oficial (véase enlace) de las firmas y de las ratificaciones…

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-04). Bonnie se convierte en huracán en el Pacífico mexicano. telesurtv.net Bonnie, que como huracán categoría uno ha alcanzado vientos máximos sostenidos de 130 km/h, causó seis muertos tras su paso por Nicaragua y El Salvador.

Staff (2022-07-04). Iranian, Azeri FMs hold talks. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian met and held talks with his Azeri counterpart Jeyhun Bayramov here on Monday.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-07-04). Estadounidenses con reclamos sociales en el Día de la Independencia. telesurtv.net La sociedad estadounidense mantiene también un reclamo cada vez más creciente por un mayor control de armas, en especial de los fusiles de asalto.

Staff (2022-07-04). VIDEO: Iranian FM welcomes Azeri counterpart in Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian welcomed his Azeri counterpart who arrived in Tehran on Monday.

____ (2022-07-04). China opposes remarks of NASA official on space program. ecns.cn China firmly opposes irresponsible remarks made by an official of the NASA on China's space program, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday.

____ (2022-07-04). "Beautiful Resistance" in Palestine: Challenging Occupation by Forging Inner Peace. transcend.org 13 Jun 2022 – Our organization, Alrowwad, works with the Palestinian youth, and that has been our enduring mandate since we founded it in 1998. People often ask me, why, given the severity of the politics surrounding the Palestinian struggle, would we not aim to tackle other, more pressing, issues?>

WSWS (2022-07-04). Australia's official COVID-19 deaths toll surpasses 10,000. wsws.org In June, an average of almost 46 COVID-19 deaths were reported each day, a rate not seen since February.

Staff (2022-07-04). Iran discusses boosting tourism coop. with Russia, Chechnya. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — In a meeting held on Sunday, the Deputy Minister of the Iranian Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts discussed developing and promoting tourism relations with a number of Russian and Chechen officials.

TeleSUR, yart, JCM (2022-07-04). Perú confirma 12 nuevos casos de viruela símica. telesurtv.net El Ministerio de Salud cuenta con 1.200 pruebas de descarte de la viruela símica para detectar nuevos casos.

____ (2022-07-04). Young woman devoted to traditional Chinese knot buttons. ecns.cn Knot buttons are a distinctive feature of traditional Chinese apparel. The buttons, usually made of cords woven from cotton, are widely used in the traditional garments of China, like the Qipao, or cheongsam.

Staff (2022-07-04). El largo alcance de la cultura en los medios de comunicación. cubadebate.cu Pasión, sensibilidad, sabiduría y compromiso. Tales cualidades se entreveran y tienen presencia muy viva cuando creadores, artistas, cuando nuestros intelectuales se reúnen animados en pensar cómo Cuba puede superarse a sí misma desde lo espiritual. Hace unos días, por ejemplo, tuvo lugar desde el Palacio de la Revolución una de las habituales reuniones que allí sesionan para dar seguimiento al IX Congreso de la Unión de Escritores y Artistas de Cuba (Uneac).

____ (2022-07-04). The Foodware Solution That Every Restaurant Needs. transcend.org 3 Jun 2022 – This Meals on Wheels program serving 25,000 meals a week saved $32,000 in just the first year after switching to reusable containers. What if every food service program and restaurant adopted the same practice?>

____ (2022-07-04). Massive cyberattacks launched against Tel Aviv metro servers. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Media sources reported the massive cyberattack launched against operating systems, control monitors and servers of Tel Aviv metro stations on Monday.

Staff (2022-07-04). Responde con lógica y creatividad, jugando con el 4 y el 2, y desmenuza el refrán. cubadebate.cu Seguimos creando a dos mentes RARJ y yo. Ya veremos si en este julio caluroso rescatamos a algunos de los desaparecidos. Hay para todos los gustos, así que espero que al menos haya un toque de bola para llegar a la primera base. Lógica callejera pero con cacumen, matemática divertida y también retadora, y un refrán controvertido.

____ (2022-07-04). The Role of Value Systems in Conflict Resolution. transcend.org Jun 2022 – Understanding, "right-sizing," and adequately respecting the role of value systems in conflict transformation avoids both over- and under-emphasis. Johan Galtung's "Attitude-Behavior-Contradiction" (ABC) triangle is one useful conflict analysis tool to deal with the role of value systems and other factors in conflict analysis.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Mayo Clinic joins coalition to end drug shortages. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic has joined the End Drugs Shortages Alliance, a coalition that seeks to prevent drug shortages in the U.S. "Drug shortages continue to impact patient care and care delivery. Mayo Clinic is joining this collaborative effort to help ensure patients have access to essential medications and treatments when they need them," says Eric Tichy, Pharm.D., division chair of Pharmacy Supply Solutions at Mayo Clinic. Tichy is serving as chair of the…

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____ (2022-07-04). Subduing Hatred (Aghatapativinaya Sutta). transcend.org "These are five ways of subduing hatred by which, when hatred arises in a monk, he should wipe it out completely. Which five?>

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Mayo Clinic Minute: What men under 40 should know about testicular cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org June is National Men's Health Month, and for young men, it's a good time to recognize the signs of testicular cancer. Approximately 1 of every 250 men in the U.S. will develop testicular cancer, with the average age of 33 at the time of diagnosis, according to the American Cancer Society. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCR-az6uphA&#038… Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 09) is in the downloads at the end of…

____ (2022-07-04). Iran's assessment of Doha talks 'positive': Amir-Abdollahian. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Referring to the recent nuclear talks in Qatari capital of Doha, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that Iran's assessment of the talks is 'positive and constructive'.

TeleSUR, yart, JCM (2022-07-04). China rechaza comentarios de la NASA sobre su programa espacial. telesurtv.net El titular de la NASA manifestó su preocupación por el aterrizaje chino en la Luna y su programa espacial.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: The importance of HIV testing. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The COVID-19 pandemic has led people to delay testing and treatments for a variety of diseases and conditions. This includes HIV testing. During the pandemic, the number HIV diagnosis decline, but that decline is most attributed to declines in testing, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Experts attribute this decline to less frequent visits to health centers, reduced outreach services, and shifting of public health staff to COVID-19 response activities. June 27…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Hancock Health, Hendricks Regional Health in Indiana join Mayo Clinic Care Network. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Hancock Health, Hendricks Regional Health and Mayo Clinic announced Wednesday, June 29, that the two Indiana health systems have joined the Mayo Clinic Care Network. Members of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, a group of carefully vetted, independent health care organizations, have special access to Mayo Clinic's knowledge and expertise. Hancock Health and Hendricks Regional Health have a shared vision to provide central Indiana with excellent health care and keep communities healthy…

Staff (2022-07-04). Iranian, Azerbaijani FMs meet in Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Monday met his Azerbaijani counterpart Jehyun Bayramov in Tehran.

Staff (2022-07-04). Enhancing Tehran-Baku ties leads to effective regional coop. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi, stressing the importance of Tehran-Baku ties, said that enhancing these good relations will result in effective regional cooperation.

____ (2022-07-04). ETF trading under mainland-Hong Kong stock connect kicks off. ecns.cn Trading of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) under the mainland-Hong Kong stock connect programs began on Monday, marking a significant step to deepening the cooperation of capital markets in both the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong.

Staff (2022-07-04). Iran ready to transfer technology to Nicaragua, Safari says. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Iran's deputy foreign minister for economics expressed the readiness of the Islamic Republic of Iran to transfer technology to the friendly country of Nicaragua.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-04). Western sanctions have adverse effect on Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — President Ebrahim Raeisi has said that Tehran is ready to broaden its relations with all countries, including the European countries, once again condemning the approval of the anti-Iran resolution at IAEA board.

Staff (2022-07-04). Mehdi Taremi nominated for MVP award. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — The Iranian legionnaire Mehdi Taremi has been nominated for 2021/22 I Liga Most Valuable Player (MVP) award.

____ (2022-07-04). JFK airport evacuated after unattended bag sparks bomb scare. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Passengers at John F. Kennedy International Airport were evacuated on Sunday as a bomb squad cleared an unattended bag found at the venue, the US Port Authority Police Department (PAPD) announced.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-07-04). Bonnie deja 3 muertos en Centroamérica y avanza en el Pacífico. telesurtv.net Los fallecidos fueron reportados en Nicaragua y El Salvador, algunas de cuyas regiones siguen en alerta por lluvias.

____ (2022-07-04). Rhapsody in Blue (Music Video of the Week). transcend.org – Full Performance – Live from the Factory Floor…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-04). World to never forget US crimes in Vietnam: Raeisi. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — The Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi has called for broadening Iran-Vietnam relations, adding that the world will never forget the crimes committed by the US military against the Vietnamese nation in the 1970s.

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2022-07-04). Friday 7/29: Stolen Legacy: California Pioneers of African Descent. indybay.org Leidesdorff Street | Financial District…

____ (2022-07-04). Chinese firms in U.S. recover from disruptions amid mounting uncertainties: survey. ecns.cn Chinese enterprises operating in the United States reported stabilization and slight improvement in their performance in 2021 while their optimism about opportunities in the United States is declining on various headwinds.

Editor (2022-07-04). What Would a Real Opposition Party of the People Do? scheerpost.com By Dave Lindorff / CounterPunch We are currently at the mercy of a cabal of self-righteous Christian zealots with a 6-3 grip on the US Supreme Court and on Congress, thanks to an arcane structure designed by slave-owning wealthy men who handed the power to a Senate dominated by small-state rich people and to their …

____ (2022-07-04). One rescued after floating crane sinks in South China. ecns.cn A deck worker from the sunken work ship Fujing 001 was rescued by a military vessel at 5: 14 am on Monday and found to be in stable physical condition.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Australia: NSW rail workers continue industrial action despite union-government backroom talks. wsws.org The planned action includes a repeat of Friday's 24-hour ban on operating "fourth generation" trains, which reduced the capacity of Sydney's passenger railways by around 70 percent.

____ (2022-07-04). Study reveals sustainable agriculture in north China 5, 0 yrs ago. ecns.cn A study revealed that around 5, 0 years ago, people had already developed agriculture in sustainable intensification of millet and pigs in north China.

____ (2022-07-04). Indoor swimming pools in Shanghai reopen. ecns.cn Children take part in a swimming training at an indoor pool in Shanghai, July 4, 2022. Indoor gyms and natatoriums resumed operations on Monday as the COVID outbreak was under control in the city.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Patients treated with monoclonal antibodies during COVID-19 delta surge had low rates of severe disease, Mayo Clinic study finds. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — A study of 10,775 high-risk adult patients during the COVID-19 delta variant surge in late 2021 finds that treatment with one of three anti-spike neutralizing monoclonal antibodies for mild to moderate symptoms led to low rates of severe disease, hospitalization, ICU admission and mortality, according to Mayo Clinic researchers. Among patients treated at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota and Wisconsin from Aug. 1 to Dec. 1, 2021, who received bamlanivimab/etesevimab, casirivimab/imdevimab or sotrovimab,…

Toward increased Networking (2022-07-04). Online events with Kate Raworth, Vandana Shiva, Jeremy Corbyn, Yanis Varoufakis & others. indybay.org Here are about a dozen online events taking place over the next week (and starting at 9 am tomorrow, June 29th), featuring people such as Kate Raworth, Vandana Shiva, Bayo Akomolafe, Jeremy Corbyn, Yanis Varoufakis, Erwin Chemerinsky, Deborah Archer and many others. | These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be interested in it.

Staff (2022-07-04). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on July 4. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Monday, July 4.

Staff (2022-07-04). Unlike Washington, Tehran under no pressure at Doha talks. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Despite the US that is under severe foreign and internal pressures in Doha talks, the Iranian side is under no pressure and it is not negotiating to revive the JCPOA to achieve temporary agreements, an Arab source reported.

Staff (2022-07-04). Reportajes de viajes y el laberinto de una Cuba indescifrable. cubadebate.cu Vaya a la sección de viajes de un periódico. De "El País", por ejemplo. Descubrirá las "playas caribeñas, gastronomía y patrimonio" de Yucatán. El "Puerto Rico más musical". El "hervidero cultural y étnico" de Trebisonda, Turquía. Las "ocho razones por las que Chicago merece un viaje", entre ellas ver "la cárcel más curiosa"

Staff (2022-07-04). Two explosions reported at US base on Syria-Iraq border. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Some Arab sources reported on Monday morning that two explosions were heard at the US base on the Syria-Iraq border.

Staff (2022-07-04). Unión Eléctrica estima una afectación de 450 MW durante el día. cubadebate.cu Ayer se afectó el servicio por déficit de capacidad a partir de las 21: 39 horas. La máxima afectación en el horario pico fue 148 MW a las 22: 40 horas, a las 00: 41 horas de la madrugada de hoy quedó restablecido el servicio. El servicio se comenzó a afectar nuevamente a las 05: 38 horas.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Family demands answers in killing of Joe Nagle by an Allegan County, Michigan sheriff. wsws.org A vigil for Joseph Nagle was held by family and friends on the evening of June 30 at the location where he was shot and killed by an Allegan County Sheriff's deputy on June 16.

Staff (2022-07-04). Regional states seek to save Afghans from American crisis. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Special envoy of the Iranian President for Afghanistan says the countries of the region are trying to save the people of Afghanistan from the American-made nightmare of sedition and crises.

____ (2022-07-04). Qatar, US FMs discuss Iran nuclear talks. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Foreign ministers of Qatar and the United States in a telephone conversation discussed the latest developments related to the negotiations on the removal of anti-Iran sanctions.

Staff (2022-07-04). Qué trae la prensa cubana, lunes 4 de julio de 2022. cubadebate.cu

Staff (2022-07-04). Cuba lidera los Juegos del Caribe de Guadalupe 2022. cubadebate.cu El futsal dio a Cuba este domingo su medalla de oro número 21 en los I Juegos del Caribe de Guadalupe 2022, cifra más que suficiente para liderar la tabla por países.

TeleSUR, yart, JL (2022-07-04). Tiroteo en centro comercial de Dinamarca deja varios fallecidos. telesurtv.net Por el momento se desconocen los motivos del tiroteo, pero la Policía continúa las investigaciones.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-07-04). Venezuela y Rusia afianzan cooperación bilateral ante las sanciones de Occidente. telesurtv.net El canciller de Rusia resaltó la capacidad de resistencia del pueblo venezolano de cara a las presiones de los EE.UU.

____ (2022-07-04). Fifteen Years of Gaza Blockade: Open the Doors of Our Prison Now. transcend.org 24 Jun 2022 – They will keep us imprisoned on this strip, and continue to slowly suffocate us for another 15 or even 150 years if the world does not wake up and say 'enough'.

Staff (2022-07-04). Aerolíneas Argentinas vuela de nuevo a La Habana. cubadebate.cu Aerolíneas Argentinas inaugura su ruta hacia La Habana, según se había anunciado meses atrás por Pablo Ceriani, presidente de la mencionada aerolínea. Agentes de Viajes y pasajeros han despegado desde el país austral con muchas expectativas para vacacionar y conocer Cuba.

____ (2022-07-04). Chinese FM announces 6 measures to benefit Mekong countries. ecns.cn Visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday announced six measures in the next phase of Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) to share with the Mekong countries benefits of cooperation and add momentum to their development.

____ (2022-07-04). Exile on Main Street: The Sound of the Unipolar World Fading Away. transcend.org 22 Jun 2022 – Let's cut to the chase and roll in the Putin Top Ten of the New Era, announced by the Russian President live at the St. Petersburg forum for both the Global North and South. The future world order, already in progress, will be formed by strong sovereign states. The ship has sailed. There's no turning back.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Half year of financial turbulence set to worsen. wsws.org Interest rate hikes are hitting financial operations which depended on the continuation of the Fed's ultra-easy monetary policies which sent interest rates to historic lows as central banks pumped trillions of dollars into the financial system.

____ (2022-07-04). Paper on employment in Xinjiang debunks 'forced labor' lies. ecns.cn A research paper released by Xinjiang University on Monday revealed abundant facts about employment in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, debunking lies about "forced labor."

WSWS (2022-07-04). This week in history: July 4-10. wsws.org This column profiles important historical events which took place during this week, 25 years ago, years ago, 75 years ago and 100 years ago.

WSWS (2022-07-04). Official monkeypox cases surpass 6,000 as model projects over 1 million cases globally by this fall. wsws.org The unprecedented global outbreak of monkeypox is deepening throughout the world, raising concerns among scientists and physicians internationally that another pandemic is now unfolding alongside the COVID-19 pandemic.

Derrick Z. Jackson (2022-07-04). Children Will Suffer the Consequences of the Supreme Court's Rampage. commondreams.org The court put children in the firing line of fossil fuel pollution and climate change, rather than rescue them from harm's way.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-04). Dominicanos realizan plantón para exigir disolución de la OTAN. telesurtv.net Frente a la sede de la ONU, exigieron los protestantes la disolución del bloque militar que cuenta actualmente con 30 estados miembros y eleva su carácter expansionista unipolar.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-04). Rescatan al cuarto tripulante tras naufragio de buque en China. telesurtv.net Las autoridades de Guangdong señalaron que continúan las labores de rescate, aunque reducen las opciones de encontrar con vida a otros tripulantes dadas las inclemencias del tiempo.

____ (2022-07-04). Hong Kong Palace Museum officially opens to public. ecns.cn The Hong Kong Palace Museum was open to the public on Sunday. About 80 percent of the around 140,000 tickets for the first four weeks of the opening exhibitions have already been sold by July 2. More than 11, 0 free tickets were also fully booked.

Reproductive Rights Watch (2022-07-04). Fast Action on Hearing Supreme Court Decision in San Jose. indybay.org On the day of the bad news, that Roe had been overturned, the South Bay was sad. Same day action found many in City Hall Plaza.

Shotgun Players (2022-07-04). Saturday 7/23: Ashby Stage Indigenous Land Acknowledgement Mural Unveiling. indybay.org Ashby Stage | 1901 Ashby Ave | Berkeley, CA 94703…

____ (2022-07-04). Happiness and humor: the works of sculptor Xu Hongfei. ecns.cn Happiness and humor are the common languages of the world, says Chinese sculptor Xu Hongfei, who wishes to tell China's stories to the world with his "big women" sculptures.

____ (2022-07-04). The Corporate Push for Synthetic Foods: False Solutions That Endanger Our Health and Damage the Planet. transcend.org 22 Jun 2022 – Foreword by Dr Vandana Shiva, President of Navdanya International – How can we heal our relationship with food in the age of artificial food? Technological solutions aim to replace animal products and other food staples with lab-grown alternatives. Artificial food advocates are reiterating the old and failed rhetoric that industrial agriculture is essential to feed the world.

Staff (2022-07-04). Caspian Sea littoral states safeguard regional stability. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) —Five Caspian Sea littoral states that had recently participated at the Sixth Caspian Sea Summit in Ashgabat called for protecting the security and stability of the Caspian Sea region without foreign interference.

Rodolfo Bueno (2022-07-04). Logros del levantamiento popular de Ecuador. globalizacion.ca Ahora que finalizó el paro, que durante 18 días contó con el apoyo de casi todas las organizaciones de base del Ecuador y mantuvo en vilo a gran parte del mundo, vale la pena meditar sobre lo que sobrevendrá en…

____ (2022-07-04). Chinese sculptor Xu Hongfei holds exhibition in Beijing. ecns.cn The 44th tour exhibition of Chinese sculptor Xu Hongfei, which presents more than 120 works, was unveiled at the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing on Sunday. The exhibition will last until July 21, 2022.

Angela (2022-07-04). Saturday 7/2: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "The Guardian of Memory" indybay.org

Gerardo Villagrán del Corral (2022-07-04). La frontera de la muerte: Más de 0 migrantes muertos en lo que va del año. globalizacion.ca Más de 0 migrantes, que trataban de ingresar a Estados Unidos, han muerto en la primera mitad del año, señaló la Organización Internacional para las Migraciones (OIM), cifra que incluye los 53 migrantes muertos atrapados en un camión en San…

Staff (2022-07-04). øCómo se pronostica la actual temporada ciclónica en Cuba? (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu øCómo se procede en caso de aviso de ciclón tropical, o algún otro evento? øQué es lo más complejo de trabajar con pronósticos ? øTiene la población la necesaria percepción de riesgo?, estas son algunas preguntas que respondemos en el episodio de hoy.

____ (2022-07-04). (Italiano) Imparare dalla storia. transcend.org 1 Luglio 2022 – Nel 1973 lavoravo in Cile con una squadra all'organizzazione di comunità sotto forma di educación popular. Ispirati dalla filosofia di Paulo Freire, non è in fondo un'esagerazione dire che eravamo fanatici nell'evitare a tutti i costi di fare quello che Freire chiamava "educazione bancaria".

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-07-04). China y Laos celebran resultados de la cooperación bilateral. telesurtv.net Trascendió en ocasión de la reunión sobre cooperación en el río Lancang-Mekong, celebrada en Myanmar el fin de semana.

____ (2022-07-04). Xi's speech hailed for drawing blueprint for Hong Kong's brighter future. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday made an address at the meeting celebrating the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the motherland and the inaugural ceremony of the sixth-term government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

Staff (2022-07-04). Dos hermanos linieros: La "energía" que los une (+ Video). cubadebate.cu La sabiduría popular atribuye connotaciones divinas al poder de la sangre. Quizás por ello, Pedro y Jesús han escalado postes y remendado líneas energizadas con desahogada soltura desde que eran muy jóvenes. Al primero en nacer le ha tocado la guía; también lleva más años en el cargo. Quien entiende de nepotismo, sabe que no hay indicio en esta historia de dos.

____ (2022-07-04). Smart trackless train starts trial run in Chengdu. ecns.cn The 30.2-meter-long smart trackless trains "Shudu" and "Tianfu" with a maximum capacity of 300 passengers conducted trial runs in Chengdu on Monday. The smart trackless trains have rubber tires and a small turning circle, equivalent of the turning radius of a 12-meter bus.

Staff (2022-07-04). 3 dead, several injured at Copenhagen shooting. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — At least three people are dead and several have been injured after a shooting at a shopping mall in Copenhagen, Denmark, according to local authorities.

Staff (2022-07-04). Iran FM receives copy of credentials of new envoys (+Photos). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — New ambassadors of Switzerland and Lithuania on Sunday went to the Foreign Ministry to present copies of their credentials to Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-07-04). Mayo Clinic, Sheba Medical Center sign agreement to accelerate health technology growth. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn., and TEL AVIV, Israel — Mayo Clinic and Sheba Medical Center have signed an agreement that will make it easier to share health technology and support early stage startup companies. This collaboration will create an environment that enables rapid product development in the U.S. and Israeli markets, allowing technologies to be established and launched to transform health care delivery for all. The initial focus of this collaboration will be on cross referral and…

WSWS (2022-07-04). Kenosha far-right vigilante Kyle Rittenhouse announces a shooter video game targeting media organizations. wsws.org Following his elevation to cult-like status within far-right circles, Rittenhouse is cashing in with fascistic propaganda.

Staff (2022-07-04). Entrepreneurship is IranSCOCOEX most important opportunity. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — A member of the IranSCOCOEX council, said that holding the event is a great opportunity for entrepreneurs as well as enhancing the people's welfare.

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-07-04). CEDEAO retira sanciones impuestas a Malí por golpes de Estado. telesurtv.net El presidente de la Comisión de la CEDEAO comunicó que "La decisión tiene efecto inmediato a partir de hoy".

Staff (2022-07-04). Cuba, segundo país del mundo con mas de mujeres en el Parlamento. cubadebate.cu La Unión Interparlamentaria (UIP) colocó nuevamente a Cuba como el segundo de los cinco países del mundo que alcanzan en la actualidad la clasificación de paridad de género en el Parlamento y el segundo a nivel planetario con mayor proporción de mujeres diputadas.

Staff (2022-07-04). Inauguran temporada estival en Sancti Spíritus. cubadebate.cu Las arenas de Ancón acogieron la apertura de la temporada estival en el litoral sur espirituano, y es que darse un chapuzón, pese a las altísimas temperaturas, resulta una de las opciones preferidas por los vacacionistas durante los meses de julio y agosto. Las actividades convocaron a proyectos culturales, propuestas deportivas y ofertas gastronómicas.

Staff (2022-07-04). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on July 4. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 04 (MNA) — Mehr News agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Monday, July 4.

Labor Video Project (2022-07-04). Arms stretched out to Durban, to RETUSA, to dockers internationally… indybay.org South African dockers from Durban gave solidarity greetings to ILWU Local 10 longshore workers and the community against the privatization and destruction of the Howard Terminal in the Port Of Oakland. In response ILWU Local 10 past president Trent Willis and ILWU Local 10 member Aaron Wright thanked Duban dockers.

Peter Maiden (2022-07-04). Abortion Rights Rally in Fresno June 28. indybay.org People protested the anti-abortion Supreme Court decision at Fresno City Hall on Tuesday, June 28.

_____ (2022-07-03). Washington Plunges the World into Total Chaos. journal-neo.org Today, politicians and common people in all countries expressly say that the United States is losing its influence on the global stage. Even The Washington Times, by publishing the results of the new survey conducted by Pew Research Center, acknowledges that the prevailing opinion among the US nationals is that America is definitely a loser …

Contributing Writers (2022-07-03). As West blames Moscow for 'food crisis', ships sail from Mariupol with Moscow's help while Ukraine holds vessels in its ports/ By Eva Bartlett. marktaliano.net Western media and state officials keep blaming Russia for the 'food crisis,' but Moscow is trying to reopen Ukrainian and Donbass ports Original Link Here: As West blames Moscow for 'food crisis', ships sail from Mariupol with Moscow's help while Ukraine holds vessels in its ports — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union (archive.org) Eva …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-07-03). The West's Debacle in Ukraine: A Conversation with Jacques Baud. libya360.wordpress.com Jacques Baud continues his analysis of the crisis in the Ukraine, this time focusing on the failures that are now facing the West in its confrontation with Russia. The only real winner in the West seems to be a revitalized NATO. Thomas Kaiser of Zeitgeschehen im Fokus leads the discussion. Thomas Kaiser (TK): The May 19th New York Times editorial questioned…

The Saker (2022-07-03). Cossacks and Chechens celebrate together their victory in Lisichansk. thesaker.is BitChute embedding powered by embed.tube…

The Saker (2022-07-03). The Lisichansk locals about their liberation by Russian forces. thesaker.is BitChute embedding powered by embed.tube…

Staff (2022-07-03). Explosions hit Russia's Belgorod near Ukraine, 3 killed. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — At least three people were killed and dozens of residential buildings damaged in Russia's Belgorod, the local governor said, after earlier reports of several blasts heard in the city.

_____ (2022-07-03). World's Largest Imperial Power Sponsors Calls for Russia to 'Decolonize' and the Lack of Self-Awareness is Palpable. popularresistance.org On June 23, 2022, an organization funded by the US Congress, the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe — also known as the Helsinki Commission — calling for the "decolonizing of Russia." | This begs the question of why they are not seeking the decolonization of the United States. After all, the country was literally founded by the successors of white colonists who had crossed an ocean to violently seize the territory from its indigenous people. | While the conference speakers, who can be listened to , used the current crisis in Ukraine as a jumping off point, they demanded that the Russian…

Anand Naidoo (2022-07-03). The Heat: Hong Kong celebrates 25 years since its return to China. america.cgtn.com Chinese President Xi Jinping lauds Hong Kong's rise as he celebrates 25 years since the regions return to the motherland.

____ (2022-07-03). Extreme drought conditions persist in California. ecns.cn Drought Monitor (USDM) showed that California remained mired in extreme drought conditions when the most populous state in the United States entered its tenth month of the 2022 water year.

Amarynth (2022-07-03). Open thread for today, dedicated to the complete liberation of the Lugansk People's Republic. thesaker.is ‚ö°Ô∏è Statement by Russian Defence Ministry ‚ùóÔ∏è Today, on July 3, 2022, the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation General of the Army Sergey Shoigu reported to the Supreme…

Eva Bartlett (2022-07-03). The Lugansk People's Republic has now been brought under the control of the LPR & Russia. ingaza.wordpress.com All of the Lugansk People's Republic has now been brought under the control of the LPR & Russia. The population who were treated as subhuman (at best), or imprisoned, starved, tortured, executed…by Ukrainian forces & Nazis can now lively freely & without enduring the hell of Ukrainian rule any longer. RELATED:…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Ucrania anuncia que sus tropas abandonaron la ciudad de Lisichansk. telesurtv.net El ministro de Defensa, general del ejército, Serguéi Shoigú, informó al presidente de Rusia, Vladímir Putin, sobre la liberación de la autoproclamada república popular de Lugansk.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Ejército ruso anuncia liberación de la región de Lugansk. telesurtv.net El ministro ruso de Defensa, general del ejército, Serguéi Shoigú, informó al presidente Vladímir Putin,…

Staff (2022-07-03). Ministro de defensa ruso anuncia la liberación de Lugansk. cubadebate.cu "Hoy, 3 de julio de 2022, el ministro de Defensa de la Federación de Rusia, general de ejército Serguéi Shoigú, reportó al comandante en jefe de las Fuerzas Armadas, Vladímir Putin, que la República Popular de Lugansk acaba de ser liberada", comunicó la institución militar.

Amarynth (2022-07-03). Lugansk PR liberated. 3M22 Zircon as strategic factor. thesaker.is Please visit Andrei's website: smoothiex12.blogspot.com/ and support him here: www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=60459185

Staff (2022-07-03). Russian MoD announces taking full control of Luhansk. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu on Sunday reported to Russian President Vladimir Putin that the country's forces have taken full control of the Lugansk People's Republic (LPR).

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Fuerzas rusas toman la ciudad de Lisichansk en la región de Donbas. telesurtv.net Por su parte, voceros militares de Lugansk anunciaron una retirada masiva de las Fuerzas Armadas de Ucrania de Lisichansk.

Anonymous103 (2022-07-03). Five People Killed As A Result Of Ukrainian Shelling Of Civilians In Donbas (Photos). southfront.org The Armed Forces of Ukraine continue shelling on civilians in the Donetsk and Luhansk People's Republics. On July 3, the total number of civilian casualties from the attacks of the AFU is 18 people. 5 civilians were killed and 13 others were wounded. | According to the DPR representative in the JCCC, as of 11.30 pm local time, the Ukrainian military fired 248 ammunition of various types, including with the BM-21 Grad MLRS, as well as artillery ammunition of 155, 152 and 122 mm caliber…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-07-03). Donbass Republic is Fully Liberated. libya360.wordpress.com The ministry added the Russian Armed Forces and the People's Militia of the LPR have established full control over Lisichansk and a number of nearby settlements, the largest of which are Belogorovka, Novodruzhesk, Maloryazantsevo, and Belaya Gora. MOSCOW, July 3. /TASS/. Russia's Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu reported to President Vladimir Putin on the liberation of…

Anonymous103 (2022-07-03). Civilians Killed In Night Shelling Of Russian Belgorod (Photos, Video). southfront.org The Russian city of Belgorod located 30 kilometers from the border with Ukraine since has been constantly shelled by the Armed Forces of Ukraine February 24. However, the last night has become the most dangerous for the city residents since the start of the Russian special operation in Ukraine. | At about 3 a.m. local time, the Ukrainian military launched massive strikes on the city of Belgorod. As a result of the shelling, at least 5 civilians were killed, about 5 more were injured, includi…

Anonymous103 (2022-07-03). The Real War: Imperialism in the Arbitrary Western Values vs. Nations' Sovereignty. southfront.org Written by Simon Chege Ndiritu | Biden and Johnson will divert funds from local economies without the approval of local populations to arm "democratic" Ukraine as Imperialism drops the faàßade of democracy. As Russia advances in Donbas, NATO continues to expand arms supply to Ukraine. Meanwhile, Inflation ranges in NATO economies but nations in the organization make no effort to remedy citizens' fall in living standards as they prioritize NATO's war and threats. | Background: | Th…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-07-03). National Identity: The US and Russia Mark Pearl Harbor and Hitler's Invasion Very Differently. libya360.wordpress.com Scott Ritter The word 'Remember' in Russian is lit up as the date of Nazi Germany's 1941 invasion of the Soviet Union is commemorated in Moscow. © Sputnik / Evgeny Odinokov Over generations, perceptions distort history, and keeping memory alive is important for national identity Last month, Russia marked June 22, the date Operation Barbarossa…

_____ (2022-07-03). US national security state censoring anti-imperialists to control 'compatible left'. popularresistance.org Since 2016, US government-backed censorship of websites, YouTube channels, Facebook pages, Twitter profiles, and PayPal accounts has escalated alarmingly. | Washington targets those who counter the narratives that the government and big business media feed us, whether it be about US intervention and attempted overthrow of other governments, Covid, or stories of Russian interference. | With the war in Ukraine, the immense propaganda power of the US government and corporate media has been directed against Russia and intensified on an overwhelming scale.

_____ (2022-07-03). US National Security State Censoring Anti-imperialists. popularresistance.org Since 2016, US government-backed censorship of websites, YouTube channels, Facebook pages, Twitter profiles, and PayPal accounts has escalated alarmingly. | Washington targets those who counter the narratives that the government and big business media feed us, whether it be about US intervention and attempted overthrow of other governments, Covid, or stories of Russian interference. | With the war in Ukraine, the immense propaganda power of the US government and corporate media has been directed against Russia and intensified on an overwhelming scale.

_____ (2022-07-03). World's Largest Imperial Power Calls For Russia To 'Decolonize'. popularresistance.org On June 23, 2022, an organization funded by the US Congress, the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe — also known as the Helsinki Commission — calling for the "decolonizing of Russia." | This begs the question of why they are not seeking the decolonization of the United States. After all, the country was literally founded by the successors of white colonists who had crossed an ocean to violently seize the territory from its indigenous people. | While the conference speakers, who can be listened to , used the current crisis in Ukraine as a jumping off point, they demanded that the Russian…

Staff (2022-07-03). Bosnia could be seized in NATO blitzkrieg: DM. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com B92July 1, 2022 Potential "NATO blitzkrieg"? Defense Minister of Bosnia-Herzegovina, who participated in the NATO summit in Madrid, stated that some things will change with the end of the Ukrainian crisis. "Therefore, it is possible that there will be a redistribution of some global relations. Bosnia-Herzegovina will certainly become a member of NATO. It can …

Kyle Anzalone (2022-07-03). Belarus Says Intercepts Missiles Fired By Ukraine Targeting Its Military Facilities. news.antiwar.com President Alexander Lukashenko said Ukraine attacked Belarus, but its air defenses foiled Kiev's missile strike. He did not provide evidence for his assertion and indicated Belarus would not have a military response. Speaking at an Independence Day event on Saturday, Lukashenko said, "They are provoking us. I have to tell you, three days ago, maybe …

Staff (2022-07-03). Russia air defense shot down 2 Ukrainian drones near Kursk. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Russian air defense systems shot down two Ukrainian Strizh drones on approach to Kursk, there were no casualties, a local official said.

Staff (2022-07-03). Belarus intercepts attempted missile strikes by Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Belarusian President on Saturday announced that the country has intercepted an attempted missile strike from Ukraine.

Anonymous103 (2022-07-03). Military Situation In Ukraine On July 3, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Spirne with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Lepetikha with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Bakhmut with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Malaya Shesternya with high-precision missiles; | Russian air defense systems shot down 10 Ukrainian drones near Novoye in the Zaporozhye region, Volnovakha, Donetsk in the D…

Anonymous669 (2022-07-03). Slovakia Says It Is Ready To Supply Its MiG-29 Fighter Jets To Ukraine. southfront.org MiG-29AS '0921' at Kecskeméti Nemzetkà∂zi Repàºl≈ënap 2010, flown by Lt. Col Marian 'Buker' Bukovsky, 7 August 2010. By Wikimedia user KGyST. | Slovakia is ready to transfer Soviet-made MiG-29 fighter jets and battle tanks to Ukraine, Slovak Prime Minister Eduard Heger said in an interview with the Czech channel ST24 on July 3. "I don't want to talk about it in detail, because Ukraine asked us not to go into detail," Heger said. Czech Prime Minister Peter Fiala gave an intervie…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-03). Turkey detains Russian ship carrying Ukrainian grain. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Turkish customs authorities have detained a Russian cargo ship carrying grain that Ukraine says is stolen, Ukraine's ambassador to Turkey said on Sunday.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-07-03). Chomsky on Israeli Apartheid, Celebrity Activists, BDS, and the One-State Solution. commondreams.org "The brazenness of Israeli actions is pretty striking. They do what they want, knowing the United States will support them. Well, this is much worse than what happened in South Africa; it's not an effort to somehow accommodate the Palestinian population as a suppressed workforce, it's just to get rid of them."

Staff (2022-07-03). NATO summit: South Korea joins NATO's anti-China campaign. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Hankyoreh NewsJuly 3, 2022 S. Korean president fleshes out anti-China policy line at NATO summit "I'm glad to be able to join this discussion about the changing international security environment with NATO, which was established on the foundation of liberal democracy and the rule of law. I hope that a cooperative relationship between NATO and …

Staff (2022-07-03). New, aspiring NATO members must adhere to Anglo-American pieties, dogmas, articles of faith. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com U.S. Department of DefenseJuly 3, 2022 Nations Undergo Rigorous Process to Join NATO Finland and Sweden filed letters of application to officially join The North Atlantic Treaty Organization on May 18, but joining NATO is not an overnight process. State Department officials have said nations that want to enter NATO must meet five requirements: 1New …

Staff (2022-07-03). Poland: Brzezinski applauds first permanent U.S. base on NATO's eastern flank. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Radio PolandJuly 1, 2022 Ambassador hails Biden's plan to boost US troop presence in Poland The US ambassador to Warsaw, Mark Brzezinski, has hailed plans for an enhanced US troop presence in Poland, referring to President Joe Biden's recent commitment to establish a permanent US Army headquarters…. "President Joe Biden's commitment on Wednesday to establish …

Staff (2022-07-03). Turkey: NATO-supported Turkey-Azerbaijan-Pakistan-Jordan-Britain war games end. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Azeri Press AgencyJuly 1, 2022 "Anatolian Eagle-2022" exercise ended "Anatolian Eagle-2022" International drills have ended in Konya, Turkiye, said the Ministry of National Defense of Turkiye, APA's Istanbul correspondent reports. Note that the military personnel of Azerbaijan, Great Britain, Jordan, and Pakistan also participated in the exercises. Photo: Azeri Press Agency…

Staff (2022-07-03). Turkey's NATO victory blow to Greece: Syriza chief. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Daily SabahJuly 1, 2022 Turkey's NATO victory 'terrible diplomatic defeat': Greece's Tsipras The deal between Turkey, Sweden and Finland at the NATO summit in Madrid is "a diplomatic waterloo for the Greek positions," main opposition Syriza leader and former-Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in an interview with Open TV on Thursday night. He accused the …

Staff (2022-07-03). Juegos del Caribe: Cuba alcanzó oro y plata en 100 metros con vallas para damas. cubadebate.cu Cuba alcanzó hoy las medallas de oro y plata en la prueba de los 100 metros con vallas para damas, correspondiente al atletismo de los I Juegos del Caribe con sede en Guadalupe hasta mañana domingo. Greisys Roble y Keily Pérez, quienes en mayo último hicieron el 1-2 en el Campeonato Iberoamericano de ese deporte, en Alicante, España, volvieron a quedar primera y segunda, respectivamente.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-03). Time, place of next talks finalizing, Iran negotiator says. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Iran's lead negotiator Ali Bagheri Kani has said that the time and place of a new round of talks are being finalized in consultations with the EU coordinator of the talks Enrique Mora.

____ (2022-07-03). Chinese spokesperson voices firm opposition to NATO chief's false remarks on Taiwan. ecns.cn A Chinese spokesperson on Friday voiced firm opposition to false remarks on Taiwan made by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.

_____ (2022-07-03). The US Contests The Chinese Belt And Road With A Private Corporation. popularresistance.org At the G7 Summit in Germany, on June 26, 2022, US President Joe Biden made a pledge to raise $200 billion within the United States for global infrastructure spending. It was made clear that this new G7 project—the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment (PGII)—was intended to counter the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Given Biden's failure to pass the Build Back Better bill (with its scope being almost halved from $3.5 trillion to $2.2 trillion), it is unlikely that he will get the US Congress to go along with this new endeavor.

Labor Video Project (2022-07-03). SLAP At Parker Elementary School Fighting Closures Of Schools & Privatization Oakland Port. indybay.org The Schools and Labor Against Privatization held a BBQ to build solidarity against the closure of Parker Elementary and 10 other Oakland public schools in working class Black and Brown communities. It was also against the privatization of Howard Terminal at the Port of Oakland for a sale to billionaire GAP A's owner John Fisher.

Jason Ditz (2022-07-03). Israel Attacks Poultry Farm on Syria Coast, Wounds Two. news.antiwar.com For the first time in over a week, Israel attacked Syrian territory, this time with an airstrike against a poultry farm near Tartus, along the coast. It's not clear if the poultry farm was operational at the time of the pre-dawn attack. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights suggested it was a "former" farm in use by Hezbollah, which would explain Israel's interest in an attack. | Media suggested that Iran had brought advanced new air defenses into the area targete…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-07-03). Afghanistan: Massive Earthquake Magnifies Existing Crisis. libya360.wordpress.com Abayomi Azikiwe During the early morning hours of June 22, a 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck the southeastern region of Afghanistan reportedly killing in excess of 1,000 people. This natural disaster will only compound the existing problems inside the Central Asian nation in the aftermath of a 20-year occupation by the United States and the North…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-07-03). Brazil's MST Fight Against Evictions and Bolsonaro. libya360.wordpress.com Cassia Bechara of the MST's National Board sits down with Kawsachun News at Armazém do Campo in Sà£o Paulo. June 29, 2022. Brazil is heading towards this year's elections with a strong appetite for change after four years of Jair Bolsonaro which followed a coup against President Dilma Rouseff. In Sà£o Paulo, Camila spoke to Cassia Bechara…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-07-03). The CIA & the Frankfurt School's Anti-Communism. libya360.wordpress.com GABRIEL ROCKHILL Foundations of the Global Theory Industry Frankfurt School critical theory has been—along with French theory—one of the hottest commodities of the global theory industry. Together, they serve as the common source for so many of the trend-setting forms of theoretical critique that currently dominate the academic market in the capitalist world, from postcolonial…

_____ (2022-07-03). Climate activists across the Global South and North unite to stop the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline. popularresistance.org On last month's annual celebration known as Africa Day, activists in Uganda, Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana and elsewhere held demonstrations targeting French oil giant TotalEnergies' involvement in African fossil fuel extraction projects. A main focus of the protests was Total's proposed East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline, or EACOP, which would transport 200,000 barrels of oil per day from western Uganda to export terminals 1,445 kilometers away on the Tanzanian coast. | Grassroots organizers in Uganda and Tanzania have been speaking out against EACOP for years, sometimes at great risk to their own safety. But in a testament…

_____ (2022-07-03). Global South And North Unite To Stop East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline. popularresistance.org On last month's annual celebration known as Africa Day, activists in Uganda, Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana and elsewhere held demonstrations targeting French oil giant TotalEnergies' involvement in African fossil fuel extraction projects. A main focus of the protests was Total's proposed East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline, or EACOP, which would transport 200,000 barrels of oil per day from western Uganda to export terminals 1,445 kilometers away on the Tanzanian coast. | Grassroots organizers in Uganda and Tanzania have been speaking out against EACOP for years, sometimes at great risk to their own safety.

_____ (2022-07-03). Indigenous leaders and climate groups respond to West Virginia vs. EPA. popularresistance.org Earlier this year, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change stated that existing and planned fossil fuel projects are more than the climate can handle, confirming that without sharp reductions in greenhouse gas emissions and fossil fuel use, we are, as UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres says, "on a fast track to climate disaster." The report also warns investors of stranded fossil fuel assets that will amount to $4 trillion in a world where warming is limited to 2 ∞C, and even more in a world where it is limited to 1.5 ∞C. | In the five years after the Paris Agreement was adopted, six US Banks…

_____ (2022-07-03). Newsletter: Color Revolution Comes Home? popularresistance.org By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. The United States has perfected the art of regime change operations. The US is the largest empire in world history with more than 1,000 military bases and troops operating throughout the world. In addition to military force, the US uses the soft power of regime change, often through 'Color Revolutions.' The US has been building its empire since the Civil War era, but it has been in…

_____ (2022-07-03). SCOTUS EPA Ruling Signals Court Will Strike Down Rules Limiting Corporate Profit. popularresistance.org On the last day of its term, the Supreme Court handed down a case no less impactful than its shameful ruling a week earlier that overturned Roe v. Wade. In West Virginia v. EPA, the court's right-wing members confirmed they are in the pockets of the fossil fuel companies. The 6-3 majority sided with coal companies and Republican-led states to restrain the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) power to regulate carbon emissions. | This frightening decision could preempt new regulations the Biden administration's EPA is developing to fight climate change. It will be nearly impossible for President Joe Biden to me…

_____ (2022-07-03). SCOTUS EPA Ruling Signals Court Will Strike Down Rules Limiting Profits. popularresistance.org On the last day of its term, the Supreme Court handed down a case no less impactful than its shameful ruling a week earlier that overturned Roe v. Wade. In West Virginia v. EPA, the court's right-wing members confirmed they are in the pockets of the fossil fuel companies. The 6-3 majority sided with coal companies and Republican-led states to restrain the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) power to regulate carbon emissions. | "Capping carbon dioxide emissions at a level that will force a nationwide transition away from the use of coal to generate electricity may be a sensible 'solution to the crisis of the…

Editor (2022-07-03). How AIPAC is Leading Efforts to Dismantle the UN Inquiry on Palestine. scheerpost.com Palestinians burn tires during a protest outside the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in Gaza City, on April 25, 2022. Majdi Fathi | NurPhoto via AP | By Jessica Buxbaum / This month, the United Nations' Commission of Inquiry (COI) on the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Israel

Staff (2022-07-03). Indigenous Land Defender, Fighter Against Colombian Paramilitary Groups, Killed in Venezuela. orinocotribune.com Caracas, July 2, 2022 ( Virgilio Trujillo Arana, 38 years old, member of the Uwottujja indigenous people, which has a population of approximately 15,000, was the leading force in the creation of the Sipapo Territorial Guards in Autana municipality, Amazonas stat…

Fight Back (2022-07-03). Red Theory: Marxism against postmodernism. fightbacknews.org In the ideological terrain today, Marxism must struggle against postmodernism. What is postmodernism? In…

Editor (2022-07-03). The struggle between the Future and the Past: Where is Cuba going? mronline.org I have 2 favourite sayings. One draws upon the dialogue in Shakespeare's Henry the VI part 2 when Jack Cade envisions that the effect of his plot will be that "all the realm shall be in common". To this, comrade Dick responds, "the first thing we do, let's kill all the lawyers."

Editor (2022-07-03). A New Sense of Possibility: Starbucks and Amazon Wins Inspire Organizing at Trader Joe's, REI, Target and Apple. scheerpost.com By Dan DiMaggio and Angela Bunay / Labor Notes "Seven months ago if you asked me about a union I would've said, 'I don't know, cops have them?'" says Sarah Pappin, a shift supervisor at a Seattle Starbucks. But on June 6, she and her co-workers voted unanimously to join Starbucks Workers United, part of …

Editor (2022-07-03). Nolan Higdon and Mickey Huff: Defund the Democratic Party. scheerpost.com Supreme Court of the United States of America by By Nolan Higdon and Mickey Huff / Original to ScheerPost | On June 24, 2022, a majority ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States officially reversed the historic 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, which established that pregnant women had a constitutionally protected right to choose to have an abortion. This has quickly transformed the nation around r…

Fight Back (2022-07-03). Appleton, WI: FRSO members and allies confront the mayor and condemn police response to protests. fightbacknews.org Appleton, WI — On June 29, a group of Fox Valley activists led by members of the Freedom Road Socialist Organization gathered together to demand that Appleton Mayor Jake Woodford take action against the renewed abortion ban in Wisconsin and to hold local police accountable for their response to weekend demonstrations. Others joining FRSO included Food Not Bombs, Appleton Students for a Democratic Society, and a handful of community members, all of whom were present at the rallies since the decision came down on June 24. | During the rallies, demonstrators were harassed by Appleton police, with march leaders…

Amarynth (2022-07-03). Things Are Not Looking Good For Japan's Sovereignty. thesaker.is By Thorsten J. Pattberg for the Saker Blog China, India, Russia and other free nations face difficulties of mutual respect and trust when engaging with the rulers of Japan, because…

Fight Back (2022-07-03). San José rallies and marches for reproductive rights. fightbacknews.org San José, CA – On the evening of the day of the SCOTUS decision overturning Roe v. Wade, June 24, about 400 people rallied at San José City Hall. The next day, Saturday, June 25, about 2500 people gathered at San José City Hall to march through downtown. | Many community organizers, as well as enraged local residents spoke to the importance of preserving Roe. v. Wade, and why this is only the beginning of further attacks on women's and reproductive rights. Throughout the march, chants of "When women's rights are under attack, what do we do? Stand up, fight back!" were heard throughout downtown San José. | The ral…

Project Censored (2022-07-03). The Realities of So-Called Conservation, and the Importance of Community Preparedness for Extreme Weather. projectcensored.org This week on the Project Censored radio show, we sit down with Fiore Longo of Survival International to discuss the colonialist and racist realities of so-called conservation, not least of…

Staff (2022-07-03). President, CEO of National Endowment for Democracy pushes Georgia's "Euro-Atlantic integration" antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Agenda.geJuly 2, 2022 Georgian Prime Minister, National Endowment for Democracy head discuss long-term partnership The long-term partnership between Georgia and the National Endowment for Democracy was discussed on Saturday in a meeting between Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili and Damon Wilson, the President and CEO of the NED. The meeting focused on the implemented and …

Staff (2022-07-03). Think tanks from expanding pan-Turkic bloc visit conquered Karabakh. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Azeri Press AgencyJuly 3, 2022 Think tanks from the OTS member countries and observers begin their visit to Azerbaijan's Shusha The visit of brain centers of the member and observer countries of the Organization of Turkic States (OAS) to Shusha has begun, APA reports. The conference organized by the International Relations Analysis Center in Shusha …

Staff (2022-07-03). Foreign Minister of Chile Meets Spanish Counterpart, Requests 'Free Elections': Venezuela Responds. orinocotribune.com In Latin America there are different shades of left. One of the lightest is that of Chile, which this Friday, July 1, positioned itself more clearly on the biggest issue that makes political temperatures rise in the region: Venezuela. | On Friday, the foreign affairs minister of Chile, Antonia Urrejola, in a press conference with the Spanish Foreign Affairs Minister José Manuel Albares, made it clear that the administration of Gabriel Boric condemns "the violation of human rights in Venezuela." However, she stressed that President Boric's government is working on a rapprochement with Caracas. Urreola is on an off…

Victoria Torres (2022-07-03). Venezuela Denounces New Attack on Its Electrical Grid. orinocotribune.com On Friday night, July 1, Venezuelan Minister of Public Works and Services and Minister of Electric Energy, Néstor Reverol, reported a new sabotage in the electrical grid of Caracas. | Minister Reverol informed that crews of electrical workers and engineers were carrying out the necessary maintenance work to restore the electricity service after a failure was detected in the Pan-American Substation. This substation feeds the sectors Nueva Granada, San Pedro, Santa Mónica, Los Chaguaramos, and part of Fuerte Tiuna sector in Caracas. The problem was solved an hour after its was detected and service was completely re…

Staff (2022-07-03). Cuadrando la Caja: Cadenas de impagos. cubadebate.cu Un problema que se ha vuelto cíclico y recurrente en nuestra economía, las cuentas por pagar y las cuentas por cobrar. øCuáles son las consecuencias que trae este fenómeno para nuestra economía y también sobre todo, cuáles son las consecuencias para nosotros, las ciudadanas, los ciudadanos de Cuba? Sobre esos temas debatió la emisión de Cuadrando la Caja del pasado…

____ (2022-07-03). Xinjiang's expressway length exceeds 10,000 km. ecns.cn Thursday marked the opening of four new highways in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, bringing the total length of expressways in the region to over 10,000 km, according to the regional transport department.

Leonor Canadas (2022-07-03). Portugal's Climate Justice Movement Takes on Oil and Gas Company Galp. commondreams.org There can be absolutely no option on the table when it comes to new fossil projects and infrastructure.

Staff (2022-07-03). Iran calls for bolstering ties with neighboring state. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 3 (MNA) — Vice-Chairman of Iranian Parliament Abdolreza Mesri said on Sunday that the Islamic Republic of Iran has always supported peace and tranquility in the region and has made its policy of expanding ties with neighboring states.

Staff (2022-07-03). Sustainable security prevails at western borders. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Chief of Staff of Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri paid an inspection visit to the armed forces in the western province of Kordestan during which he described security at western borders as excellent.

TeleSUR, sr, VP, JGN (2022-07-03). Cinco obras para conocer al escritor Ernest Hemingway. telesurtv.net Hemingway falleció el 2 de julio de 1961. A lo largo de su vida escribió diez novelas y nueve cuentos cortos. Conoce aquí cinco de sus obras más impactantes.

Editor (2022-07-03). Is There a Price in Blood for British Foreign Policy? scheerpost.com Sept. 15, 2011: From left: French President Nicholas Sarkozy, National Transition Council Chairman Mustafa Abdul Jalil and U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron in Benghazi, Libya, after addressing a crowd in Liberty Square. (No. 10 Downing) | By Peter Oborne / Before the invasion of Iraq in 2003 a number of people — including then MI5 chief Eliza Manningham-Buller — warned it would make the streets of Britain more dangerous. | These warnings were ignored by Prime Minister Tony Blair.

TeleSUR, JDO -JL (2022-07-03). Ministro de Economía de Argentina presenta su renuncia al cargo. telesurtv.net Guzmán pidió al Ejecutivo trabajar en un acuerdo político dentro de la coalición gobernante que permita a su sustituto hacer mejor frente a desafíos y consolidar avances.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-03). Condenan a exmarino argentino a indemnizar a víctimas de Trelew. telesurtv.net Bravo deberá indemnizar con unos 27 millones de dólares a los familiares de las víctimas de la masacre de Trelew y se pide su extradición a Argentina para otro juicio por sus crímenes.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-03). Over 4,500 immigrants returned to Afghanistan in 2 days. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — The Taliban's Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation announced the return of more than 4,500 immigrants from Iran to Afghanistan in the last two days.

TeleSUR, JL (2022-07-03). Venezuela denuncia planificación de ataques contra red eléctrica y miembros del Gobierno desde Colombia. telesurtv.net "Derrotemos las amenazas que desde el Gobierno saliente de Colombia, se pretenden contra nuestra Patria", sentenció el mandatario.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-03). Confirman dos nuevos casos de viruela símica en Colombia. telesurtv.net Con estas dos nuevas infecciones suman cinco en el país, cuatro de ellas localizadas en Bogotá.

____ (2022-07-03). WHO: Monkeypox cases triple in Europe, Africa concerned. ecns.cn The World Health Organization (WHO) Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the last two weeks and urged countries to do more to ensure the previously rare disease does not become entrenched on the continent.

Staff (2022-07-03). Syria eyes on expanding ties with Iran in all fields. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Considering the recent visit of the Syrian president to Iran historical and fateful, Faisal Mekdad told his Iranian counterpart that his country is ready to expand relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran in all fields.

WSWS (2022-07-03). Almost 200,000 dead as new COVID wave rips through UK population. wsws.org July 19 will be the first anniversary of what Conservative government Prime Minister Boris Johnson dubbed "Freedom Day", as he tore up almost all COVID safety measures. Since then, almost 45,000 more have died from COVID.

Staff (2022-07-03). Dozens of flights cancelled in French airport strike. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Dozens of flights was cancelled on Saturday at France's busiest airport, amid an ongoing dispute over wages and working conditions.

Staff (2022-07-03). Massive fire breaks out near Erbil airport. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — A massive fire has broken out near Erbil International Airport located in northern Iraq, local sources reported on Sunday.

Staff (2022-07-03). Most dangerous ISIL terrorist detained in Iraq. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Iraqi security forces announced that the most dangerous ISIL terrorist was arrested on the border of Diyala Province and Kurdistan Region of Iraq after seven years that he was on the terror list.

Staff (2022-07-03). Syrian army shots down Turkish drone in north. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — The Syrian army on Sunday shot down a Turkish drone over the skies of Aleppo province located in the north of the country.

Staff (2022-07-03). Autoridades cubanas explican calendario del Torneo Élite y la venidera Serie Nacional de Béisbol. cubadebate.cu El también Comisionado Nacional dijo que la 62 Serie comenzará en el mes de septiembre del próximo año. "Lo que está proyectado es que inicie en septiembre del 2023, porque es la fecha en que menos se afectan los equipos por la salida a los contratos.

David John Sorensen (2022-07-03). Vladimir Zelenko, The Vaccine Death Report: Evidence of Millions of Deaths and Serious Adverse Events Resulting from the Experimental COVID-19 Injections. globalresearch.ca This report documents how Worldwide people have died, and millions of serious adverse events have occurred, after injections with the experimental mRNA gene therapy.

____ (2022-07-03). Fossil reveals pandas ate bamboo with 'false thumb' 6-million-year ago. ecns.cn Fossil of the false thumb dating back to 6-million-year from the late Miocene site of Shuitangba in Yunnan Province reveals the earliest giant panda can manipulate bamboo.

WSWS (2022-07-03). Sudan's military junta launches brutal crackdown on protests. wsws.org The deadliest violence since near weekly mass protests began last October over the military's ouster of the interim government of Dr Abdulla Hamdok brings the total number killed since the coup to 114, including 18 children.

Staff (2022-07-03). Kosovo regime plans general offensive against Serb enclave on October 1. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com B92June 29, 2022 Vuƒçiƒá: The goal is a new "Storm". A general attack on northern Kosovo on October 1st Those requests were brought to Belgrade by the EU special envoy Miroslav Lajcak, with whom Vucic met tonight in the building of the General Secretariat of the President of the Republic. President of Serbia, Aleksandar Vuƒçiƒá, …

Staff (2022-07-03). Rinden póstumo homenaje al general de división Luis Alberto Rodríguez López-Calleja. cubadebate.cu Sin pronunciar palabras, porque en momentos de solemnidad y tributo ninguna es suficiente, tuvo lugar este sábado el póstumo homenaje al general de división Luis Alberto Rodríguez López-Calleja, quien falleció en la mañana de este 1ro. de julio.

Staff (2022-07-03). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on July 3. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Mehr News agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Sunday, June 3.

Staff (2022-07-03). Funeral for Japanese mother of Holy Defense martyr. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — A funeral ceremony was held for Koniko Yamamora a translator and a Japanese-Iranian woman who had lived in Iran for several years and her son was martyred during Iran-Iraq war.

Staff (2022-07-03). Best Quranic App for Kids in 2022. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — The following article will help you to discover and uncover the features of the Best Quranic App for Kids which is a user-friendly Quran-learning application.

Editor (2022-07-03). 'In the Middle East, We Are Hearing a New Set of Excuses to Justify the Same Old Policy'. scheerpost.com By Janine Jackson / | Janine Jackson interviewed Raed Jarrar about Joe Biden's trip to Saudi Arabia for the Janine J…

George Monbiot (2022-07-03). Growing Food for Fuel Is Starving People. commondreams.org Modern biofuels are touted as a boon for the climate. But, used on a large scale, they are no more sustainable than whale oil.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-03). Iran learns rivals at 2023 IHF World Championship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Iran has learned its opponents in the 2023 IHF Men's World Championship.

____ (2022-07-03). More than 50 percent of 134 Class A tourist attractions in Shanghai reopen. ecns.cn More than 50 percent of 134 Class A tourist attractions in Shanghai reopened with controlled capacity on Friday amid the city's return to normalcy.

____ (2022-07-03). Chinese FM to attend several high-level international meetings. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will chair the seventh Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Myanmar and attend the G20 Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Indonesia upon invitation.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-07-03). Tormenta tropical Bonnie deja fuertes lluvias en Centroamérica. telesurtv.net El CNH prevé que la tormenta tropical, que avanza hacia el sur de México, se convierta en huracán para este lunes.

TeleSUR, ysm, JGN (2022-07-03). øQuién fue la poetisa Wislawa Szymborska. telesurtv.net "Cuando escribo siempre tengo la sensación de que alguien está detrás de mí haciendo muecas. Por eso huyo, todo lo que puedo, de las grandes palabras": Wislawa Szymborska, Premio Nobel de Literatura 1996.

Staff (2022-07-03). Developing Tehran-Cairo ties in interest of both nations. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Saying that Iran has had no direct negotiations with the Egyptian side so far, the Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian stated that expanding the two countries' ties is in the interest of both nations.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-07-03). Presidente de Bolivia denuncia rearticulación de la derecha. telesurtv.net Arce advirtió que la derecha que impulsó el derrocamiento de Evo Morales pretende aprovechar algunas debilidades del gobernante Movimiento al Socialismo (MAS).

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Canciller chino inicia gira por el sudeste asiático. telesurtv.net El ministro de Relaciones Exteriores de China, Wang Yi, llegó a Myanmar para una reunión sobre la cooperación regional Lancang-Mekong.

Staff (2022-07-03). Raeisi felicitates Belarus independence day. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi felicitated his Belarusian counterpart on the occasion of Belarus independence day.

Staff (2022-07-03). El primer vuelo de la canadiense OWG a Varadero ya tocó tierra cubana. cubadebate.cu El primer vuelo en año 2022 de la aerolínea canadiense Off We Go (OWG) al Aeropuerto Internacional Juan Gualberto Gómez de Varadero, llegó este sábado desde Toronto, con 167 pasajeros interesados en el destino Cuba durante la temporada de verano.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-07-03). The Collapse of the Canadian University and the Rise of the Church of Covid. libya360.wordpress.com Maximilian C. Forte February of 2022 was a particularly dark month, both in Quebec and in Canada generally. In Quebec, we had the expansion of the use of "vaccine passports" to large, well-ventilated box stores; a curfew had been imposed in January (and was lifted after nearly three weeks); the demonization of the so-called "unvaccinated"…

TeleSUR, lvm, JGN (2022-07-03). Franz Kafka, el crítico de la sociedad enajenante. telesurtv.net Entre sus obras más leídas destacan El Proceso (1925), La Metamorfosis (1915) y La Condena (1913).

Staff (2022-07-03). 3rd Iranian ship carrying fuel docks in Syria's Banias port. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Simultaneously with the presence of Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in Syria, media sources reported the arrival of a new oil tanker of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the port of "Banias" in northern Syria.

Staff (2022-07-03). Las toallitas húmedas: Un grave problema para el Támesis. cubadebate.cu Hay una isla del tamaño de dos pistas de tenis, y yo he estado y me he parado en ella. Se encuentra cerca del puente de Hammersmith, en el Támesis, y tiene un metro de profundidad, o más, en lugares donde solo hay toallitas húmedas. De hecho, ha cambiado el curso del Támesis", señaló Fleur Anderson, representante parlamentaria por el Partido del Trabajo.

____ (2022-07-03). China-Laos Railway transit yard put into operation for transporting goods to Thailand. ecns.cn A freight transit yard of China-Laos Railway was officially put into operation on Friday with the first railway containers heading to Thailand's Laem Chabang port.

Contributing Writers (2022-07-03). ISIS Terrorists Kill Two Policemen in Daraa in Two Separate Attacks/ By Arabi Souri. marktaliano.net Original Link Here: ISIS Terrorists Kill Two Policemen in Daraa in Two Separate Attacks (syrianews.cc) Remnants of the US-created, funded, trained, armed, sponsored, and protected ISIS terrorists killed two Syrian policemen in Daraa yesterday in separate attacks with machine guns, the Syrian Ministry of Interior stated. Honorary Lieutenant Ayman Al-Hammourah was killed by a group of masked …

Staff (2022-07-03). 📨 Modo Avión: Julio, y no es Iglesias. cubadebate.cu "Parece que Julio viene heavy", dice uno de los tantos memes que ha usado la imagen de Julio Iglesias como pretexto para indicar que ya estamos en el séptimo mes del año, como si el único Julio famoso fuera él. Google los puede ayudar para que usen otra cara, porque sinceramente al cantante tampoco le debe hacer mucha gracia que utilicen tanto sus fotos para el "relajito".

Staff (2022-07-03). Cubana Arlenis Sierra decimoquinta en tercera etapa del Giro a Italia. cubadebate.cu La ciclista cubana Arlenis Sierra llegó decimoquinta en la tercera etapa del Giro a Italia con el mismo tiempo de la neerlandesa Marianne Vos, quien marcó 2: 48: 22 horas en los 113.4 kilómetros entre Cala Gonone y Olbia. Con su veteranía y capacidad física impuso su violento remate para superar a su compatriota Charlotte Kool (Team DSM) y la campeona italiana Elisa Balsamo (Trek-Segafredo).

____ (2022-07-03). Sujiaba trail observation deck opens to visitors. ecns.cn The deck opened to the public on Thursday, offering a unique perspective of the booming megacity in southwestern China. It started from the Tongyuanju Station of Chongqing Rail Transit and ended at Shuangfengshan Road, reducing travel time in the city built on mountains.

____ (2022-07-03). Australia surpasses 10,000 COVID-19 deaths. ecns.cn Australia has surpassed 10,000 coronavirus deaths as COVID-19 case numbers continue to rise in the country, with 30 more deaths reported on Sunday.

Aidan Smith (2022-07-03). The Era of 'Self-Oversight' Is Over: Only Antitrust Can Rein In Facebook. commondreams.org The cold, hard truth of the matter is that Facebook is not going to change until the core issue at hand is addressed: The company's monopoly power.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Rusia afirma que Occidente apuesta por continuar el conflicto. telesurtv.net El portavoz del Kremlin aseguró que tarde o temprano prevalecerá el sentido común. Y llegará el turno de las negociaciones con Ucrania.

Dr. Nicole Delépine (2022-07-03). Will the Tragic Fate of World Stars like Celine Dion and Justin Bieber Open the Eyes of their Fans? Impacts of Covid-19 Vaccine. globalresearch.ca What is shocking is that Celine Dion had been a tenacious advocate of the vaccine to the point of imposing the vax on her concert audience. She really believed in it and was a victim of her belief!

TeleSUR, ACH, JGN (2022-07-03). Cinco datos sobre Hipólito Yrigoyen y su huella en Argentina. telesurtv.net Yrigoyen, quien murió el 3 de julio de 1933, fue un político argentino que alcanzó la presidencia en dos ocasiones: 1916-1922 y 1928-1930. A su paso por la casa de Gobierno dejó su huella en la nación.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-03). ONU insta a estabilizar situación política existente en Libia. telesurtv.net Desde la ONU instaron a manifestantes y cuerpos policiales a no cometer acciones que desencadenen en violencia.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Tormenta Bonnie deja un deceso a su paso por El Salvador. telesurtv.net El meteoro pasó cerca de las playas de El Salvador pero provocó fuertes lluvias en el centro del país centroamericano.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Israel lanzó misiles contra la provincia de Tartús, Siria. telesurtv.net Siria acusa a Israel de herir a dos civiles en un ataque con misiles contra la provincia de Tartús.

Staff (2022-07-03). IRGC navy commander visits quake-hit areas in Hormozgan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — The commander of the Navy of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) paid a visit to the earthquake-stricken areas in the southern Iranian province of Hormozgan on Sunday to listen to people's grievances.

TeleSUR, JDO, JL (2022-07-03). Disturbios en cárcel deja un interno fallecido en Loja, Ecuador. telesurtv.net Según autoridades, los internos se enfrentaron entre sí mientras se requisaban objetos prohibidos.

Stop World Control (2022-07-03). Video: The Plan. WHO Plans to Have 10 Years of Pandemics (2020-2030). "Proof that the Pandemic was Planned with a Purpose" globalresearch.ca First published by Global Research on June 1, 2022 | *** | THE PLAN shows the official agenda of the World Health Organization to have ten years of ongoing pandemics, from 2020 to 2030. | This is revealed by a WHO virologist, Marion …

_____ (2022-07-03). Julian Assange Appeals His Extradition To The United States. popularresistance.org The Wikileaks founder met the deadline set to appeal the decision issued by the British Home Secretary, Priti Patel. | Assange met the deadline to appeal the decision issued by the Minister of the Interior, Priti Patel, while. At the same time, the court in London communicated that it had formally received the notification of the accused. | Assange's wife, Stella Assange, referred to the dire consequences of the case for journalism and human rights in general. "We will fight until justice is done," she said. | The Australian journalist has been detained in Belmarsh high-security prison since April 2019, where he…

_____ (2022-07-03). Julian Assange Appeals His Extradition to the US. popularresistance.org The Wikileaks founder met the deadline set to appeal the decision issued by the British Home Secretary, Priti Patel. | Assange met the deadline to appeal the decision issued by the Minister of the Interior, Priti Patel, while. At the same time, the court in London communicated that it had formally received the notification of the accused. | Assange's wife, Stella Assange, referred to the dire consequences of the case for journalism and human rights in general. "We will fight until justice is done," she said.

Staff (2022-07-03). Cuba detecta 37 nuevos casos de Covid-19 al cierre de este sábado. cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR, yart, JL (2022-07-03). Movimiento indígena en Ecuador realizará plantón en respaldo a Leonidas Iza. telesurtv.net Varias organizaciones sociales temen que con el caso de Leonidas Iza, el Ejecutivo busque criminalizar la protesta.

Anonymous669 (2022-07-03). Iraqi Group Says Its Drones Scouted US Embassy & Nearby Base In Baghdad. southfront.org Official logo of The Islamic Resistance in Iraq — 'Ashab al-Kahf | On July 3, the Islamic Resistance in Iraq — 'Ashab al-Kahf announced that its drones had conducted a reconnaissance mission over the US embassy and nearby Union III base in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad. | In a statement, the pro-Iranian group said that the operation started at 7: p.m. local time on July 2 and lasted for 30 minutes. | Iraqi sources reported at the time hearing alarm sirens at Baghdad's highly-secured Green Zone, whe…

____ (2022-07-03). John Lee sworn in as HKSAR's sixth-term chief executive. ecns.cn John Lee was sworn in here on Friday as the sixth-term chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).

Staff (2022-07-03). øCómo puede volver a la vida la 'rosa de Jericó'? cubadebate.cu De venta común en herbolarios y mercados medievales, a esta planta se le atribuyen todo tipo de propiedades de tipo místico, mágico y sacro. Algunas de las supersticiones que rodean a esta curiosa planta son absorber las energías negativas, atraer la buena fortuna, bendecir hogares e incluso proteger a sus habitantes de los malos espíritus.

Anonymous103 (2022-07-03). Military Situation In Yemen On July 3, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org The Liaison and Coordination Officers' Operations Room (loyal to Ansar Allah) reported 76 ceasefire violations in al-Hudaydah in the past 48 hours; | Four people were killed and 10 others were injured in an IED explosion which targeted the vehicle of Saleh Al-Sayed, commander of the STC forces in Lahj province, in Khormaksar area of Aden. Saleh al-Sayed survived the attack; | US Ambassador to Yemen, Steven Fagin met with local officials of Mansour Hadi's government during…

Staff (2022-07-03). Syrian army shoots down Turkish drone in north. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — The Syrian army on Sunday shot down a Turkish drone over the skies of Aleppo province located in the north of the country.

____ (2022-07-03). (W.E. Talk)Why do we say the population demographics of Xinjiang is a reflection of the development and progress of Xinjiang. ecns.cn Liang Yuchun, Principal of the Higher Institute of Nationality and Society, Xinjiang Normal University, stated in a feature interview with "W.E. Talk" from the China News Service "The development of the population of Xinjiang since the founding of the PRC is world-shaking, historic and continuing." Through analyzing the development of people native to Xinjiang, Yuchun explains his opinion that the improving quality of life in Xinjiang is an obvious result and clear example of social progress.

Staff (2022-07-03). El tiempo: Algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas en oriente e interior y sur de occidente. cubadebate.cu Desde el final de la mañana estará parcialmente nublado y se nublará en la tarde, con algunas lluvias y tormentas eléctricas en oriente así como en el interior y sur de occidente. En el resto del país las precipitaciones serán aisladas.

____ (2022-07-03). New York passes new law after U.S. Supreme Court ruling on gun-carrying in public. ecns.cn New York State Governor Kathy Hochul on Friday signed into law a bill restricting concealed carry weapons in response to a recent ruling by the Supreme Court that overturned the state's longstanding licensing restrictions.

____ (2022-07-03). China ratchets up efforts to ease burdens on enterprises. ecns.cn The combination of tax and fee cuts is estimated to relieve enterprises of 2.86 trillion yuan in expenses in the first half of this year.Meanwhile, priorities have been given to small businesses as about 70 percent of the tax and fee support went to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises.

TeleSUR, JDO, JL (2022-07-03). Presidente de Belarús denuncia provocación de Ucrania. telesurtv.net Alexánder Lukashenko aseguró que Ucrania disparó misiles contra instalaciones militares bielorrusas para arrastrar a este país a la guerra.

Staff (2022-07-03). Gen. Bagheri's visit to Kordestan province. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Chief of Staff of Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri paid an inspection visit to the armed forces in the western province of Kordestan during which he stresses the enemies' movements are monitored constantly.

Staff (2022-07-03). Cancillería cubana felicita a Belarús por su Fiesta Nacional. cubadebate.cu La Habana y Minsk establecieron nexos diplomáticos el 16 de abril de 1992 y actualmente viven un período de revitalización. El embajador de Belarús en Cuba, Valery Baranovsky, señaló que las naciones refuerzan los intercambios políticos y trabajan en la identificación de nuevas esferas para la colaboración.

Staff (2022-07-03). Forming alliance against Tehran not proposed to Jordan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Jordanian Foreign Minister once again said that Jordan has not received any proposal in terms of forming a military alliance between Arab states and the Israeli regime to confront Iran.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-03). Asesinan en México a investigador de origen italiano Raphael Tunesi. telesurtv.net Se desconocen las causas del homicidio del investigador de la cultura Maya y también dueño de dos hoteles en la ciudad de Palenque,…

____ (2022-07-03). Full text of Xi Jinping's address at the meeting celebrating the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the motherland and the inaugural ceremony of the sixth-term government of the HKSAR. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, on Friday made an address at the meeting celebrating the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the motherland and the inaugural ceremony of the sixth-term government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

Staff (2022-07-03). One dead after 'jet truck' crash at Michigan air show. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — The driver of a semi-truck powered by jet engines that was racing two planes died after crashing at an air show in Michigan, on Saturday afternoon.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Muere represor Miguel Etchecolatz en Argentina a los 93 años. telesurtv.net El ex director de Investigaciones de la policía bonaerense tenía nueve condenas a prisión perpetua por crímenes de lesa humanidad.

____ (2022-07-03). (W.E. Talk) Grace Li: How does a novel tell about the identity of young Chinese Americans. ecns.cn "Portrait of a Thief," the debut novel by Stanford Medical student Grace D. Li, was published in the United States in early April this year. The author explores the complexities of Chinese-American identity through an in-depth exploration of the young Asian American experiences. This book was rated as one of the "2022 Most Anticipated Novels" by Goodreads, an American book review network, and Bookbub, an e-book sharing platform."It's a love letter to the Chinese-American experience," the Stanford Daily said. The book has been acquired by Netflix, and she will serve as an executive producer.

_____ (2022-07-03). The Terrible Origins of July 4th. popularresistance.org "He has excited domestic insurrections amongst us, and has endeavoured to bring on the inhabitants of our frontiers, the merciless Indian Savages, whose known rule of warfare, is an undistinguished destruction of all ages, sexes and conditions." — Declaration of Independence | The July 4 holiday in the United States commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Anyone educated in this country has been propagandized with lies about patriotic colonists seeking freedom from a tyrannical British monarch. Our minds were filled with tales of Paul Revere and Betsy Ross which erase the role that i…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Bonnie deja Nicaragua hacia el Pacífico, donde se convertirá en huracán. telesurtv.net La costa del Pacífico de El Salvador, Guatemala y el sur de México deben monitorear el progreso de este sistema.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-03). Efforts underway to normalize ties with Egypt: Iran FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Iran's foreign minister said Sunday that so far there have been no direct negotiations between Tehran and Cairo, but efforts are underway to normalize relations with the Arab country.

____ (2022-07-03). China's transport investment swings back to growth in May. ecns.cn China's fixed-asset investment in the transport sector swung back to growth in May after posting a contraction in April, data from the Ministry of Transport showed.

____ (2022-07-03). President Xi meets HKSAR chief executive John Lee. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping met with newly inaugurated Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) John Lee on Friday morning, expressing full support for the chief executive and confidence in Hong Kong's future.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-07-03). Kuwait condoles with Iran over Saturday earthquake. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Following UAE, Kuwait offered condolences to Iran over the quake that hit the southern province of Hormozgan, leading to several people's deaths and others' injuries.

Staff (2022-07-03). Irán es la amenaza más grande que enfrenta Israel, asegura nuevo premier israelí. cubadebate.cu "Me presento ante ustedes en este momento y les digo a todos los que buscan nuestra desaparición, desde Gaza hasta Teherán, desde las costas del Líbano hasta Siria: no nos pongan a prueba. Israel sabe cómo usar su fuerza contra cada amenaza, contra cada enemigo", declaró.

____ (2022-07-03). Hong Kong to distribute 290,000 RAT kits following sewage COVID-19 detection. ecns.cn The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government said Sunday that it will distribute around 290,000 sets of COVID-19 rapid antigen test (RAT) kits as part of a follow-up on the recent detection of the COVID-19 virus in sewage samples…

____ (2022-07-03). Hong Kong Palace Museum open to public. ecns.cn The Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM), located in the West Kowloon Cultural District of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), was open to the public on Sunday.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Región italiana de Lombardía pide declaración de emergencia por sequía. telesurtv.net El norte de Italia vive una de las peores sequías que atraviesa la zona, luego que el invierno fue inusualmente cálido.

____ (2022-07-03). China's Anhui logs 43 local confirmed COVID-19 cases in latest resurgence. ecns.cn Sixian County in Suzhou City, east China's Anhui Province, has reported 43 locally-transmitted confirmed cases of COVID-19 since June 26, the local government said.

TeleSUR, yart, JCM (2022-07-03). Fuerzas de Israel asesinan a joven palestino en Jenín. telesurtv.net El joven resultó herido el sábado tras enfrentamientos con las fuerzas israelíes de ocupación.

TeleSUR, yart, JCM (2022-07-03). Accidente de autobús deja 19 muertos y 14 heridos en Pakistán. telesurtv.net El primer ministro paquistaní y el premier de Baluchistán ofrecieron condolencias y ordenaron asistir a las víctimas.

____ (2022-07-03). Cradle of Civilization: Lajia Heritage Site. ecns.cn

Common Dreams staff (2022-07-03). Bodycam Footage Shows Ohio Police Shooting Jayland Walker 60+ Times. commondreams.org "The Department of Justice needs to step in to investigate immediately," said former Ohio state Sen. Nina Turner.

Staff (2022-07-03). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on July 3. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Sunday, July 3.

Staff (2022-07-03). Shahr-e Kord to host 10th International Congress of Biology. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — The Scientific Secretary of the International Congress of Biology of Iran Ali Mohammad Ahadi said on Sunday that Shahr-e Kord in Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari province will host Iran's 10th International Congress of Biology.

Staff (2022-07-03). VIDEO: Funeral of Japanese mother of Iranian martyr. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — The funeral ceremony of the Japanese mother of an Iranian holy defense martyr, who passed away on Friday, was held with the participation of people from different walks in Tehran.

Ediz Tiyansan (2022-07-03). California proposes ban on gas fueled cars by 2035. america.cgtn.com Cars powered by fossil fuels will become a thing of the past, at least in the U.S. state of California, where the sale of passenger vehicles with internal combustion engines will be banned by 2035. The ambitious mandate by California Air Resources Board, aims …

Staff (2022-07-03). Turkiye operations in Syria to cause regional insecurity. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Any kind of military operation by Turkiye in Northern Syria will result in instability and insecurity in the region, the Iranian Foreign Minister said in a joint presser with his Syrian counterpart.

TeleSUR, JL (2022-07-03). Italia devuelve a México un lote de 30 piezas arqueológicas. telesurtv.net "En reciprocidad México restituye a Italia, 1,271 documentos del destacado escultor italiano Ettore Ferrari", expresó la Embajada mexicana en Roma.

Labor Video Project (2022-07-03). KPFA Piranhas & Donald Goldmacher's Appeal To FCC To Take WBAI's License. indybay.org KPFA local station board member reports that KPFA LSB Board member and Pacifica national board member Donald Goldmacher has filed an appeal for the FCC to take away the license of Pacifica's sister New York station WBAI.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-07-03). Irán denuncia agresiones de Israel contra integridad de Siria. telesurtv.net Canciller iraní, Hosein Amir Abdolahian, se reúne con autoridades de Damasco. Reprueba las crueles sanciones de Occidente contra Siria.

Jason Hickel (2022-07-03). To Force Radical Climate Action, the Global South Should De-Link From Western Capitalism. commondreams.org After all, Western economies—and their economic growth—depend utterly on labour and resources from the South.

____ (2022-07-03). Summer scenery of Pu'er tea plantation in Yunnan. ecns.cn Aerial view shows green scenery of Pu'er tea plantation in Pu'er city, Yunnan Province, June 30, 2022.

Staff (2022-07-03). Turkish fighter jets bomb northern Iraq. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Turkish warplanes have again bombed areas in northern Iraq under the pretext of confronting the PKK.

____ (2022-07-03). Xi confident in Hong Kong's future of feats and glory. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping on Friday expressed confidence in Hong Kong's take-off toward "a splendid feat" with the solid implementation of "one country, two systems."

Staff (2022-07-03). US army convoy comes under attack in Iraq's Saladin. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Iraqi news sources on Sunday reported that a convoy belonging to the US army was targeted in the country.

____ (2022-07-03). Chinese peacekeepers in Lebanon awarded UN medals. ecns.cn A total of 410 peacekeepers of the 20th Chinese peacekeeping contingent to Lebanon were awarded UN medals of peace on Friday.

Staff (2022-07-03). Alberto Fernández convoca reunión de emergencia tras renuncia del titular de economía. cubadebate.cu El presidente de Argentina, Alberto Fernández, convocó a una reunión de urgencia en la Quinta de Olivos para discutir las acciones a tomar, tras la renuncia este sábado del ministro de Economía, Martín Guzmán, quien anunció su decisión al mandatario a través de una carta.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-07-03). Policías estadounidenses asesinan a un afroamericano en Akron, Ohio. telesurtv.net Jayland Walker, de 25 años de edad, fue impactado por 60 disparos de agentes policiales por cometer una infracción de tránsito.

____ (2022-07-03). China's electronic information manufacturing sector posts steady growth. ecns.cn China's electronic information manufacturing sector maintained steady growth in the first five months of 2022, data from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology showed.

Staff (2022-07-03). UAE President condolences Raeisi on earthquke disaster. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Addressing Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi in a message, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan President of the United Arab Emirates expressed his condolences for the death of a number of Iranians in the earthquake in Sothern Iran.

Staff (2022-07-03). Iraqi PM to discuss result of his visit to Iran with MBS. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) — Media gave reported that the Iraqi Prime Minister is scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia for a second time to discuss the results of his trip to Iran.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-07-03). Varios tiroteos en Chicago, EE.UU. dejan dos muertos y 11 heridos. telesurtv.net Previamente, este viernes en la tarde, un hombre de 26 años fue asesinado a tiros aproximadamente a las 17H43 de este viernes en South Wolcott, según la policía de Chicago.

TeleSUR, JL (2022-07-03). Venezuela denuncia a Colombia de planificar ataques contra red eléctrica. telesurtv.net "Derrotemos las amenazas que desde el Gobierno saliente de Colombia, se pretenden contra nuestra Patria", sentenció el mandatario.

Staff (2022-07-03). Comienza en Santiago de Cuba el Festival Internacional del Caribe. cubadebate.cu La reverencia de la fiesta será para los 40 años de la Casa del Caribe, institución que la auspicia; las cuatro décadas del Septeto Turquino y los 30 años del Estudio Teatral Macubá, tres instituciones de notable impronta en Cuba y en esta área geográfica.

____ (2022-07-03). Americans face gender gap in shift to remote work: survey. ecns.cn Women in the United States still face inequality amid the shift to remote work, said a recent report by Fortune, citing McKinsey's American Opportunity Survey that polled 25,000 workers.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-07-03). Autoridades de Venezuela investigan sabotaje eléctrico. telesurtv.net Impacto de bala provocó explosión de transformador y ulterior falla en una subestación, por lo cual se afectaron sectores de Caracas.

TeleSUR, AA, JGN (2022-07-03). øCómo evolucionó Vietnam tras proclamarse República Socialista. telesurtv.net El exitoso proceder socialista en Vietnam es un ejemplo para los gobiernos socialistas y de izquierdas han tenido que superar las agresiones de los países más poderosos.

Staff (2022-07-03). La Tira de los Lectores: Mi foto en la playa. cubadebate.cu Esta vez la Tira de los Lectores va dedicada a la playa, la costa y el calor del verano. Hace unos días lanzamos esta convocatoria y publicamos tus imágenes en nuestra página y redes sociales. Al final puede votar por la que más le gustó.

Staff (2022-07-03). Unión Eléctrica pronostica una reserva de 195 MW en horario pico. cubadebate.cu Este sábado no se afectó el servicio eléctrico por déficit de capacidad de generación en el sistema, esta condición se ha mantenido durante la madrugada del domingo. Se estima para el horario pico una disponibilidad de 2785 MW y una demanda máxima de 2 590 MW, para una reserva de 195 MW.

TeleSUR, yart, JCM (2022-07-03). Presidente de Portugal se reúne con Lula pese al desaire de Bolsonaro. telesurtv.net De Sousa y Lula conversaron sobre la situación política en Europa, América Latina y la guerra en Ucrania.

Talha Burki (2022-07-02). [World Report] New declaration on neglected tropical diseases endorsed. thelancet.com Signatories reaffirmed their commitment to tackling neglected tropical diseases at a summit in Kigali, pledging US$4 billion. Talha Burki reports.

Florian Pfaff, Donata Hoffmann, Martin Beer (2022-07-02). [Correspondence] Monkeypox genomic surveillance will challenge lessons learned from SARS-CoV-2. thelancet.com The emergence of a series of epidemiologically connected monkeypox virus infections around the world, with ongoing human-to-human transmission (as of June 15, 2022, 2103 confirmed cases, one probable case, and one death have been reported to WHO from 42 countries), raises concerns of a long-apprehended comeback of a human-adapted orthopoxvirus related to variola virus, the aetiological agent of smallpox. Since variola virus had no natural reservoir other than humans, the eradication of the virus by use of highly effective vaccines against orthopoxviruses was irreversible.

Kathy Boutis, Unni Narayanan (2022-07-02). [Comment] Torus fractures of the distal radius: time to focus on symptomatic management. thelancet.com The torus (buckle) fracture of the distal radius is one of the most common fractures in children. This fracture is inherently stable and carries an excellent prognosis,1 and several studies have supported the use of a removable splint primarily for symptom relief and discretionary follow-up.2—5 In The Lancet, Daniel Perry and colleagues6 report the results of a pragmatic randomised trial that was designed to challenge the need for any immobilisation. At 23 emergency departments across the UK, 965 children (379 [39%] female and 586 [61%] male) from age 4 years to 15 years with a torus fracture of the distal…

Faisal Mahmood, Eric J Topol (2022-07-02). [Perspectives] Digitising heart transplant rejection. thelancet.com For more than four decades, the monitoring of cardiac allograft rejection (CAR) has been achieved by surveillance endomyocardial biopsies (EMBs) and manual assessment by cardiac pathology experts. The first criteria for histological assessment of EMBs were devised during the 1970s, and the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT) developed standardised guidelines in the 1990s that have been frequently updated. Besides rejection, these guidelines also pertain to the subtype of rejection (cellular or antibody) and CAR severity.

Jayati Ghosh (2022-07-02). [Perspectives] The journey to greater equality. thelancet.com Economic inequalities have increased substantially across the world in the past three decades and have deepened during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thomas Piketty and his colleagues at the World Inequality Lab at the Paris School of Economics (PSE), France, have been at the forefront of tracking these changes, providing extremely useful analyses based on careful aggregation of national data on income and wealth inequality from a multitude of sources. They have shown that globally, inequality is now as entrenched as it was during the first part of the 20th century.

Susan Jaffe (2022-07-02). [World Report] Federal abortion rights end, but not legal challenges. thelancet.com The US Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v Wade is due to spark further court cases. Susan Jaffe reports from Washington, DC.

Jennyfer Wolf, Sydney Hubbard, Michael Brauer, Argaw Ambelu, Benjamin F Arnold, Robert Bain, Valerie Bauza, Joe Brown, Bethany A Caruso, Thomas Clasen, John M Colford, Matthew C Freeman, Bruce Gordon, Richard B Johnston, Andrew Mertens, Annette Pràºss-Ustàºn, Ian Ross, Jeffrey Stanaway, Jeff T Zhao, Oliver Cumming, Sophie Boisson (2022-07-02). [Articles] Effectiveness of interventions to improve drinking water, sanitation, and handwashing with soap on risk of diarrhoeal disease in children in low-income and middle-income settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis. thelancet.com WASH interventions reduced risk of diarrhoea in children in LMICs. Interventions supplying either water filtered at POU, higher water quality from an improved source on premises, or basic sanitation services with sewer connection were associated with increased reductions. Our results support higher service levels called for under SDG 6. Notably, no studies evaluated interventions that delivered access to safely managed WASH services, the level of service to which universal coverage by 2030 is committed under the SDG.

Daniel C Perry, Juul Achten, Ruth Knight, Duncan Appelbe, Susan J Dutton, Melina Dritsaki, James M Mason, Damian T Roland, Shrouk Messahel, James Widnall, Matthew L Costa, FORCE Collaborators in collaboration with PERUKI (2022-07-02). [Articles] Immobilisation of torus fractures of the wrist in children (FORCE): a randomised controlled equivalence trial in the UK. thelancet.com This trial found equivalence in pain at 3 days in children with a torus fracture of the distal radius assigned to the offer of a bandage group or the rigid immobilisation group, with no between-group differences in pain or function during the 6 weeks of follow-up.

Aula Abbara, Bhargavi Rao, Boghuma K Titanji, Yap Boum, Alimuddin Zumla (2022-07-02). [Correspondence] The monkeypox outbreak is amplifying hidden voices in the global discourse. thelancet.com Tulio d Oliveira's Comment1 on the global inattention to infectious disease science done in Africa is timely, as the largest outbreak of monkeypox outside of Africa continues.2 As of June 15, 2022, 2103 laboratory-confirmed cases of monkeypox have been reported to WHO from 42 countries. The unexpected, unprecedented, and unusual nature of this outbreak in Europe and the Americas has spurred scientific, political, and media attention. Importantly, monkeypox has been known to cause human disease for over 50 years and is endemic in at least ten countries in west and central Africa with over a thousand incidences rep…

Sohil Pothiawala, Rhian Miranda, Ian Civil (2022-07-02). [Clinical Picture] Not all post-traumatic swellings are haematomas: be alert to a Morel-Lavallée lesion. thelancet.com A 34-year-old man was brought to our Emergency Department after a truck ran over the right side of his body while he was out walking. He had no medical history.

Richard Horton (2022-07-02). [Comment] Offline: Changing the argument for health. thelancet.com One institution that has thrived, despite the UK's reputational implosion (see last week's Offline), is Chatham House. Also known as the Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House is a globally respected independent policy centre that conducts research, promotes dialogue, and generates ideas to advance decision making for some of the most intractable issues in foreign affairs. Rob Yates leads Chatham House's Centre for Universal Health. His predecessor, David Heymann, established Chatham House as an important voice in global health.

The Lancet (2022-07-02). [Editorial] Ending child marriage: ensuring healthy futures for girls. thelancet.com One in five women are married before the age of 18 years. This fact has serious ramifications for health and wellbeing. Child marriage is associated with pregnancy at a young age, dangerous complications during pregnancy and childbirth, HIV acquisition, and intimate partner violence. Demographic changes mean that the number of adolescents is increasing and therefore more people will be at risk of child marriage. Disruption to education and a rise in poverty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic is estimated to put another 10 million girls at risk of child marriage over the next decade, in addition to the 100 million wh…

Liz Grant, Corinne Reid, Heather Buesseler, David Addiss (2022-07-02). [Comment] A compassion narrative for the sustainable development goals: conscious and connected action. thelancet.com At the midpoint of the 15-year timeline for achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs),1 the world is unprepared. The global community arguably has the scientific, technical, and political tools needed to achieve most, if not all, of the 169 SDG targets, yet we are far from the finish line. In 2019, UN Secretary General António Guterres warned that global efforts were insufficient and called for radical change.2 Such change never materialised. The COVID-19 pandemic shocked many of the systems needed to achieve the SDGs, revealing deep inequities and the inadequacy of siloed approaches to health and fal…

Léo Heller (2022-07-02). [Comment] WASH services and health: syntheses and contexts. thelancet.com An understanding of the associations between adequate water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services and health has long been established, but gaps persist in the policy and research agenda.1 Effective policies require an intersectoral approach that encompasses health, WASH, and other areas, such as urban and rural development, and the environment. For research, it is relevant to address other dimensions of the relationship between WASH and health, including behavioural change, the role of socioeconomic factors, and technology.

Andrew Green (2022-07-02). [Obituary] Morton Maimon Mower. thelancet.com Cardiologist and co-inventor of the automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator. Born on Jan 31, 1933 in Baltimore, MD, USA, he died of cancer on April 25, 2022 in Denver, CO, USA, aged 89 years.

Tiffany Nassiri-Ansari, Phionah Atuhebwe, Akosua Sika Ayisi, Sarah Goulding, Mira Johri, Pascale Allotey, Nina Schwalbe (2022-07-02). [Correspondence] Shifting gender barriers in immunisation in the COVID-19 pandemic response and beyond. thelancet.com 2 years into the COVID-19 pandemic, gender remains marginalised in the global vaccine response. As a stark example, of the 157 countries that reported on COVID-19 vaccine coverage to WHO in April, 2022, only 21 (13%) provided sex-disaggregated data.

Chris McCall (2022-07-02). [World Report] New Zealand launches new Māori health authority. thelancet.com The new body aims to tackle health inequities, but is proving politically divisive. Chris McCall reports.

Andreas Maercker, Marylene Cloitre, Rahel Bachem, Yolanda R. Schlumpf, Brigitte Khoury, Caitlin Hitchcock, Martin Bohus (2022-07-02). [Seminar] Complex post-traumatic stress disorder. thelancet.com Complex post-traumatic stress disorder (complex PTSD) is a severe mental disorder that emerges in response to traumatic life events. Complex PTSD is characterised by three core post-traumatic symptom clusters, along with chronic and pervasive disturbances in emotion regulation, identity, and relationships. Complex PTSD has been adopted as a new diagnosis in the ICD-11. Individuals with complex PTSD typically have sustained or multiple exposures to trauma, such as childhood abuse and domestic or community violence.

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