Daily Archives: June 11, 2022

2022-06-11: News Headlines

Alexander Rubinstein (2022-06-11). Ukraine Volunteer Fighter and US Citizen Craig Lang Armed by Colombia to Overthrow Venezuela's Gov't, FBI Source Says. orinocotribune.com Craig Lang, a US Army veteran accused by US authorities of carrying out murders on American soil as well as torture and other war crimes in Ukraine, allegedly joined a band of insurgents armed by the Colombian police to overthrow the Venezuelan government. | An FBI affidavit against Lang states that he was in Colombia with an Army pal when the country's national police provided him with weapons to attack Venezuela. | Lang's history tracks closely with that of Paul Gray, a fellow US military veteran and white nationalist also fighting in Ukraine. According to new revelations by a former compatriot of US-backed Ven…

Scorinoco (2022-06-11). China, Ukraine, and the Belt and Road Initiative. orinocotribune.com On May 21, Friends of Socialist China joined the Belt and Road Initiative Quarterly (BRIQ) journal, the Russian Cultural House in Ankara, the Turkish Students Union in China, and the Istanbul Kent University as a co-organizer of a conference themed on "The Challenges and Opportunities for BRI Under the Background of the Ukraine Crisis." It was a hybrid event, held both online and physically at Kent University. | Friends of Socialist China co-editors Danny Haiphong and Keith Bennett both presented papers, and those are reproduced here, slightly edited for publication, below. The other speakers were Adnan Akfirat,…

Editor2 (2022-06-11). Backed by Israel, US and EU Allies Submit Anti-Iran Draft Resolution to IAEA Board of Governors. orinocotribune.com The United States and the three European signatories to the 2015 nuclear deal, backed by the Israeli regime, have reportedly submitted to the International Atomic Energy Agency's Board of Governors a draft resolution censuring Iran's nuclear program. | The United States and the EU troika — Britain, Germany and France — submitted the draft to the 35-nation board on Tuesday, accusing Iran of failing to offer transparent responses to the IAEA's questions over nuclear activities at three sites. | According to the draft, seen by Reuters, the board "expresses profound concern that the safeguards issues rela…

Editor (2022-06-11). Chancellor Scholz in Lithuania: Germany boosts combat troops for war against Russia. mronline.org Germany is playing an increasingly aggressive role in NATO's war offensive against Russia. During his visit to Lithuania on Tuesday, Chancellor Olaf Scholz announced Germany would increase the number of its combat troops on the ground in that country.

Contributing Writers (2022-06-11). WATCH: Bashar al-Assad: Russia Restored Lost International Balance (English subtitles). marktaliano.net Damascus, SANA— President Bashar al-Assad said that Russia is facing a war that cannot be linked to the issue of NATO expansion, but rather it is an ongoing war that did not stop even before communism or before World War I, affirming that Russia's power today constitutes a restoration of international equilibrium. "So, we can …

Staff (2022-06-11). Military Intermarium: NATO chief addresses Bucharest 9 summit. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOJune 10, 2022 NATO Secretary General takes part in B9 Summit Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg attended the Bucharest Nine (B9) Summit by video teleconference on Friday (10 June 2022), to prepare for the NATO Summit in Madrid at the end of this month. The B9 format, established at the initiative of Polish President Duda and …

Staff (2022-06-11). NATO furthers Georgia's military integration. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOJune 10, 2022 Georgia takes another step towards NATO interoperability On 8 June 2022, the Defence Institution Building School &#1 ; one of the flagship initiatives of the Substantial NATO-Georgia Package &#1 ; achieved a major milestone, as it was certified as a NATO accredited Education and Training Facility for a period of six years, by the …

Staff (2022-06-11). NATO's No. 2 touts global conflict to make the world safe for…rules-based international order. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOJune 9, 2022 Russia's war against Ukraine has "galvanised our democratic society" Deputy Secretary General Mircea GeoanƒÉ spoke at a panel on Russia's war against Ukraine on Thursday (9 June 2022), hosted by POLITICO and presented by the Wilfried Martens Centre for European Studies. He said that the war had not just galvanized NATO and …

WSWS (2022-06-11). Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov visits Turkey as NATO escalates war in Ukraine. wsws.org Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov visited Ankara for talks to create a "safe grain corridor" from Ukrainian ports to world markets.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Virginia Thomas and Trump's election coup: More revelations about role of Supreme Court justice's wife. wsws.org The revelation of Thomas' expansive efforts in service of Trump's coup comes a day after leading Michigan Republican gubernatorial candidate, Ryan Kelley, was arrested by the FBI for participating in the fascist assault on Congress.

WSWS (2022-06-11). 2.6 million US educators and staff quit public K-12 and higher education jobs during pandemic. wsws.org As the mass shortage of teachers continues to deepen across the US, districts are scrambling for last-minute solutions which have further intensified attacks of public education.

Andrew Harmer (2022-06-11). Sustainably financing the World Health Organization. peoplesdispatch.org Sustainable financing of the WHO was one of the most anticipated topics of the 75th World Health Assembly. Although progress has been made through efforts of a designated working group, worries remain that the planned increase will not be enough to meet actual needs…

WHO Watch Team (2022-06-11). World Health Assembly falls short of insulating food and alcohol plans from commercial interests. peoplesdispatch.org The health impact of alcohol and nutrition figured among the topics that delegates from various countries discussed at the 75th World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva recently. While the two are recognized as a "slow-motion disaster" in the field of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), the action plans that have been adopted at the Assembly will do little to tackle the root causes of the problem. | While most countries recognized alcohol use as a public health priority and supported the proposed action plan, only a couple called for effective steps against the alcohol industry. The delegate from Estonia, for example,…

Staff (2022-06-11). Argentina President to Biden: Being Host Does Not Grant Authority to Impose a Right of Admission. orinocotribune.com The President of Argentina, Alberto Fernández strongly criticized the US's exclusion of countries and its blockade policy during his speech at the 9th Summit of the Americas on Thursday, June 9. | "Being a host does not grant the authority to impose a right of admission on the member countries of the continent," said Fernández, alluding to the decision by the United States not to invite Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua to the ninth edition of the Summit of the Americas, held in Los Angeles, California, during June 6-10. | "We definitely would have wanted a different Summit of the Americas," President Fernández state…

Editor2 (2022-06-11). Labor Activists Launch New Organization to Challenge AFL-CIO Foreign Policy. orinocotribune.com By Kim Scipes &#1 ; Jun 3, 2022 | Labor activists from across the country, members of a number of unions, publicly announced the creation of LEPAIO, the Labor Education Project on the AFL-CIO International Operations, over the weekend of April 8-9. They held a press conference outside AFL-CIO headquarters on 16th Street in Washington, D.C., on April 8th, and followed with a four-hour educational conference at the University of the District of Columbia the following day. | This is the first project to focus on AFL-CIO operations around the globe since efforts to pass the "Build Unity and Trust Among Workers World-…

David Ruccio (2022-06-11). Inflation, wages, and profits. mronline.org Inflation continues to run hot—and now, finally, the debate about inflation is heating up.

Editor (2022-06-11). How pre-WW II Ukrainian fascists pioneered brutal terror techniques; later improved by CIA, now ironically taught to descendants. mronline.org The history of Ukraine is long and rich. For millennia, the fertile lands of Ukraine with their black earth and rich seas have been highly contested.

Editor (2022-06-11). 'Karl Marx's Writings on Alienation' by: Marcello Musto, reviewed by: Carlos L. Garrido. mronline.org Marcello Musto's anthology of 'Karl Marx's Writings on Alienation' is both comprehensive and concise, containing within the span of 100 pages the three decades long development of the theory through more than a dozen published works and posthumously published manuscripts.

Prabhat Patnaik (2022-06-11). The Indian economy is heading for a stationary state. mronline.org ADAM Smith and David Ricardo had been haunted by the idea of capitalism ending up in a "stationary state", by which they meant a stable state of zero growth.

Jim McMahan (2022-06-11). Museum workers hop on the union train. workers.org Seattle About 65 internal security guards in the wealthy Seattle Art Museum (SAM) just became the SAM VSO Union! VSO stands for Visitor Service Officers. The year-long organizing drive was victorious with 34-to-4 votes in the National Labor Relations Board election. The election covered workers at both the downtown Seattle . . . |

Liberation Staff-Boston (2022-06-11). 105 educators fired in Malden, Mass. — students lead the fight back! liberationnews.org Students, teachers, parents and community members are demanding the reinstatement of 105 educators who were "pink slipped" in Malden, Massachusetts.

Liberation Staff (2022-06-11). WATCH: Electrifying closing plenary of the People's Summit for Democracy. liberationnews.org From June 8-10, people from across the hemisphere gathered in Los Angeles for the People's Summit for Democracy, drawing enthusiastic participation that eclipsed attendance at many of the official Summit of the Americas events.

Lyn Neeley (2022-06-11). Mass opposition to Biden's Summit gains momentum. workers.org President Joe Biden's Summit of the Americas is being boycotted by most countries in the Western hemisphere, and it is opposed by two large coalitions protesting Biden's refusal to invite Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua to this year's event. ALBA (Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of our America), a coalition of . . . |

Natalia Marques (2022-06-11). Pan-Africanism takes center stage in discussions at the People's Summit for Democracy. liberationnews.org The panel "Pan-Africanism in Today's World" at the People's Summit for Democracy explored the fight against U.S. intervention in Africa and the African diaspora's struggle for justice in the Americas…

WSWS (2022-06-11). Biden administration lifts COVID testing requirements for international travelers. wsws.org The Biden administration is rescinding its mandate on testing requirements for international travelers before boarding flights to the US.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Washington Post promotes Trump's other "big lie": The Wuhan Lab theory. wsws.org The same day that the House Select January 6 Committee documented how Trump used his "big lie" about the 2020 election to justify an attempted fascist coup, the Washington Post published an editorial promoting Trump's other big lie: The claim that COVID-19 is a man-made virus created by China.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Arizona executes two inmates in less than a month. wsws.org Frank Atwood was executed in Arizona this Wednesday, less than a month after the execution of Clarence Dixon. Both men were the first people to be executed in Arizona since the botched execution of Jason Wood eight years ago.

Fight Back (2022-06-11). Prepare for mass action to keep abortion legal! fightbacknews.org The Supreme Court is poised to overturn federal constitutional protections of abortion rights. A ruling on a case which would overturn Roe v. Wade is expected this month. The court usually releases announcements and decisions on Tuesdays and Thursdays. | We call on all progressive people to make serious preparations now for mass protests in response to the ruling once it is announced. | The right to determine if and when one becomes pregnant, and to terminate that pregnancy, is a question of basic bodily autonomy. Women and other people with the ability to become pregnant cannot be free if this basic right is cur…

Staff (2022-06-11). President Maduro Begins Iran Tour, Gives Exclusive Interview to HispanTV. orinocotribune.com The President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, began a visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran this Friday, June 10, as part of his Eurasian tour. During his visit, he gave an exclusive interview to the Iranian news outlet HispanTV. | "The objective of this visit is to raise relations to a higher level in all strategic areas," explained President Maduro. He stressed that the thousands of kilometers between Venezuela and Iran cannot separate the two countries united in brotherhood and conscience. | Iran and Venezuela are sister nations in struggle, he remarked. | °Qué emoción llegar a tierras hermanas! Para nosotr…

Contributing Writers (2022-06-11). Ukrainian Army Shelling of Donbass: A Day in Hell Without End/ By Christelle Néant. marktaliano.net Original Link Here: Ukrainian Army Shelling of Donbass: A Day in Hell Without End — INTERNATIONALIST 360 ∞ (wordpress.com) For several days, the Ukrainian army has been intensively shelling several towns in Donbass (Donetsk, Gorlovka, Makeyevka, Stakhanov) in the middle of the day, causing numerous victims among civilians. On 4 June 2022, Donetsk was heavily shelled. …

Staff (2022-06-11). Gabriel Boric Lashes Out at Cuba and Venezuela at Summit of the Americas. orinocotribune.com The President of Chile, Gabriel Boric, criticized the governments of the Republic of Cuba and the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela during his participation in the 9th Summit of the Americas, held during 6-10 June in Los Angeles, California. | Boric thus distanced himself further from his supposed leftist position with which he identified himself during his electoral campaign and his reputation as a student and youth leader on which most of his political career is based. | The television network Univisión released an interview with Boric, in which he stated that when it comes to Venezuelan migration to Chile, "

WSWS (2022-06-11). Australia's Aspen Medical: A case study of healthcare privatisation. wsws.org Aspen's more than $1 billion in pandemic contracts followed decades of promotion of the company by Liberal-National Coalition and Labor Party governments alike.

Saheli Chowdhury (2022-06-11). Journalists Confront Antony Blinken and Luis Almagro at Summit of the Americas, Call Out Hypocrisy. orinocotribune.com June 10, 2022 ( The Tuesday, June 7 event at the Arizona State University California Center in Los Angeles, which was about media and democracy, will be remembered for a Party for Socialism and Liberation (PSL) activist calling Luis Almagro "

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-11). The housing struggle is a national and international struggle: Kenia Alcocer. peoplesdispatch.org Kenia Alcocer talks about important struggles she took up as an activist, the formation of the Los Angeles Tenants Union and how the struggle for housing rights is related to other working class struggles.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Significant opposition to CORE leadership emerges among Chicago teachers in latest CTU election. wsws.org Following widespread disgust at the CORE leadership's criminal collusion with Lightfoot and the Biden administration in forcing the reopening of schools for in-person learning, CORE faced its most significant leadership challenge to date from, ultimately winning the support of only 38 percent of the membership.

WSWS (2022-06-11). US workers speak out as May inflation hits 8.6 percent, rips household budgets. wsws.org Workers around the US are reacting to spikes in gasoline and food prices that pushed the inflation rate to 8.6 percent in May, the highest level since 1981.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Mélenchon surges in polls in run-up to French legislative elections. wsws.org While Mélenchon is benefiting from mounting left-wing popular sentiment, he is setting a trap for the workers, signaling that he will ally with Macron, the "president of the rich."

WSWS (2022-06-11). The significance of January 6 and the conspiracy to establish a dictatorship in the United States. wsws.org The history of the United States now includes the fact that the country's government came close to being overthrown in a political coup d'état organized by the president, with the aim of abolishing the Constitution and establishing a personalist dictatorship.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Striking health care workers in Newark, New Jersey, reject austerity proposal from management. wsws.org Prime's offer makes clear that the company is determined to impose austerity on the workers. But workers at Saint Michael's Medical Center are equally determined to not accept this.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Australian Treasury chief: Labor government must slash spending and suppress wages. wsws.org To meet the demands of the financial markets, the Albanese government is counting heavily on the trade unions to keep workers' wage demands way below the cost of living.

Editor (2022-06-10). 'Either you join NATO or we will make the canaries independent'. mronline.org A recent interview with former Spanish politician José Manuel Otero has revealed further details regarding his country's entry into NATO and attests to the double-dealing politics of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE).

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). From the Global South to Ukraine, America's Faux Left "Socialists" Do the CIA's Work. libya360.wordpress.com Rainer Shea As Imperialism's Spoils Dry Up, the Imperial Center & its "Left" Further Embrace Fantasy The core imperialist countries are being confronted with the reality that when you build an entire civilization off of theft from other civilizations, your society can't sustain itself. It goes straight from its rise, made possible by parasitic extraction…

JANET (2022-06-10). The Empire Strikes Back — Imperialism's Global War on Multipolarity — Sat. 11 June (11am EDT-US, 8am PDT-US, 4pm Britain, 11pm China). iacenter.org The Empire Strikes Back: Imperialism's Global War on Multipolarity Saturday, June 11, 11am EDT | 8am PDT | 4pm BST | 11pm CST Click here to register About this event This Friends of Socialist China webinar will explore the latest developments in, and increasing militarization of, the US-led New Cold War. About this event This webinar on Saturday 11 June (11am US Eastern, 8am US Pacific, 4pm Britain, 11pm China) will address the latest developments in international politics, particularly around NATO, AUKUS, the war in Ukraine, and the increasing militarization of the US-led New Cold War. Register:…

Editor2 (2022-06-10). How China Strengthened Food Security and Fought Poverty with State-Funded Cooperatives. orinocotribune.com By Joe Scholten &#1 ; | The world faces a food crisis due to war, sanctions, and inflation. China has shown how to strengthen food sovereignty, while fighting poverty, with state-funded agricultural cooperatives, government crackdown on waste, and investment in technology. | The Covid-19 pandemic, the ensuing supply-chain crisis, and high rates of inflation around the world have led to rising food prices and fears of famine. | These cascading and interlocking problems have pushed governments to prioritize economic self-sufficiency and food security. | China is leading the way in this struggle. Beijin…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Zelensky's Delay in Opening Sea Corridor Threatens the World with Hunger. libya360.wordpress.com Paul Antonopoulos Hundreds of Ukrainian mines floating in the Black Sea threaten to halt tens of millions of tons of grain from being exported. Ukrainian officials claim it would take six months to clear the mines, something which directly contradicts the long-held claim that Russia's naval blockade is preventing the export of wheat. Markiyan Dmytrasevych, an adviser…

Editor (2022-06-10). There Are Better Ways for Societies to Address Inflation Than By Hiking Interest Rates. scheerpost.com By Richard D. Wolff / Economy for All A deafening silence defines "debates" among U.S. leaders about stopping or slowing today's inflation. Alternatives to the Federal Reserve's raising of interest rates and curtailing money supply growth are ignored. It's as if there were no other ways to rein in price increases except to add more …

Vijay Prashad (2022-06-10). Land in South Africa shall be shared among those who work it: The Twenty-Third Newsletter (2022). mronline.org In March 2022, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres warned of a 'hurricane of hunger' due to the war in Ukraine. Forty-five developing countries, most of them on the African continent, he said, 'import at least a third of their wheat from Ukraine or Russia, with 18 of those import[ing] at least 50 percent'.

_____ (2022-06-10). Encounter Of Indigenous Peoples Of Abya Yala. popularresistance.org Los Angeles, CA — Gathering in independent formation as a continental alliance of Original Nations of Indigenous Peoples of Abya Yala [Americas], the Continental Commission Abya Yala has convened in Los Angeles for a four-day gathering to advance a collective geopolitical agenda in defense of right of self-determination of Indigenous Peoples. | Calling for the implementation of the international protocols and procedures for decolonization in the hemisphere as Indigenous Peoples, equal to all other peoples, the Encounter of Indigenous Peoples of Abya Yala has denounced as illegitimate and discriminatory the…

M. K. Bhadrakumar (2022-06-10). Creating cold war conditions in Asia isn't easy. mronline.org Only three weeks remain for the summit meeting of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) in Madrid, which is expected to unveil a new Strategic Concept aimed at redefining "the security challenges facing the Alliance and outline the political and military tasks that NATO will carry out to address them."

Staff (2022-06-10). NATO conducts large-scale missile and air defense drills in Northeast Europe. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOSupreme Headquarters Allied Powers EuropeJune 10, 2022 Ramstein Legacy 22 Exercise Enhances NATO Allied Air and Missile Defense Interoperability RAMSTEIN LEGACY 22 synchronises multiple NATO exercises including Ramstein Legacy (Surface Based Air and Missile Defence), Ramstein Guard (Electronic Warfare), and Ramstein Alloy (Live-Fly) to maximise the effectiveness of training with strong focus on tactical level …

Staff (2022-06-10). NATO naval group held exercise in Algeria. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATO Allied Maritime CommandJune 10, 2022 NATO ships conduct port visit in Algiers Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG-2) visited Algiers, Algeria, from June 4-7 and conducted a subsequent Passing Exercise (PASSEX) with Algerian navy units in the vicinity of Algiers. SNMCMG2 crewmembers participated in several activities during the port visit organized by Algerian …

Staff (2022-06-10). NATO obligation: Finland, Montenegro to deliver more arms to Ukraine. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Interfax-UkraineJune 10, 2022 Finland to send more defense equipment to Ukraine Finnish President Sauli Niinistà∂, at the suggestion of the government, decided that Finland would send additional assistance with military equipment to Ukraine, the Finnish Ministry of Defense reported. "[W]e will send a new package of defense materials," Finnish Defense Minister Antti Kaikkonen said, the …

WSWS (2022-06-10). The ISL's Oleg Vernyk promotes Ukrainian fascist Stepan Bandera and the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists. wsws.org The ISL and Vernyk's trade union are actively encouraging their members to join the Territorial Defense Forces of Ukraine, the official umbrella for hundreds of paramilitary detachments that are now playing a major role in fighting the Russian army on behalf of NATO and the Ukrainian state.

Editor (2022-06-10). The Plot Against GrayZone & Suspicions About Consortium News. scheerpost.com Nina Jankowicz on Cyber Security at the U.S. Embassy Vienna in 2019. (U.S. Embassy, Vienna) | By Joe Lauria / The Establishment's war against independent media took an even darker turn with

Staff (2022-06-10). Chile's Boric Suppresses Civil Liberties in Mapuche Region While Talking About Human Rights in US. orinocotribune.com This is the third time that the State of Exception, which reduces civil liberties to a minimum, has been extended in the Mapuche region of Chile. | The government of Chilean President Gabriel Boric is set to ask Congress to extend the State of Exception that has been in force since May 17 in the South Macrozone, which covers the Mapuche region of La Araucanía and the provinces of La Arauca and BíoBío. | According to joint statements from the Moneda Palace (the seat of the President of Chile) with Minister of Defense Maya Fernández, the Carabineros, the Investigative Police, the Ministry of the Interior, and Vice…

Aimee Rickman (2022-06-10). "We are not done": Policy, protections, and the people's struggle for Pride. mronline.org June is Pride Month. It is a time to celebrate. It's also a time to remember the struggle for equal rights, a history we are continually encouraged to forsake, fragment, and forget.

Editor (2022-06-10). Joe Biden's saber-rattling threatens World War III—with China and Russia. mronline.org Fits long pattern of war-mongering and provocations that are a feature of the American Century.

_____ (2022-06-10). In Other News: Germany to Fund New War Machine. journal-neo.org News that Germany's lawmakers have approved a ‚Ǩ 107 billion fund to beef up its military is foreboding, telling, and cause for reflection. After all, what could possibly go wrong if the Germans decide to spend more than any nation except the U.S. or China? Of course, the western alliance is suggesting the Germans are …

_____ (2022-06-10). Results of Local Elections in South Korea. journal-neo.org On June 1, South Korea held local polls and parliamentary by-elections to elect 17 city mayors and provincial governors, 226 lower-level heads of administrative divisions, and 779 provincial and metropolitan council seats, as well as seven parliamentary seats. The elections were extremely important not only for the Democrats, but also for the Conservatives, because they …

_____ (2022-06-10). "Democracy Arsenals" in Kiev's Support: Middle Eastern Perspective. journal-neo.org "War not in the name of democracy", "Will democracy arsenals benefit Ukraine?" these and other similar headlines mirror Middle Eastern views on the situation in Ukraine. They address a key narrative of the Western world: Ukraine allegedly has become a flashpoint where war "between Western democracy and Russia's authoritarianism" rages on. This message has hit …

Amanda Yee (2022-06-10). Mounting public pressure forces DA to drop all charges against Queens, NY man. liberationnews.org In an unexpected turn of events in the courtroom, Assistant District Attorney Andrea Medina moved to drop five of the six charges against Churaman, on account of a technicality that he himself had discovered while studying law books in incarceration: due to Churaman's young age at the time of the crime, the case could not be tried in criminal court…

Clement Nocos (2022-06-10). Ontario election post-mortem: Strategy shift needed for the progressive left? canadiandimension.com On paper, one could argue there were winning odds stacked for the progressive electoral left in Ontario ahead of the 2022 provincial election. Doug Ford as premier of Ontario mishandled each wave of the pandemic,

Editor (2022-06-10). Gina Haspel watched the waterboarding at CIA 'Black Site'. mronline.org For services performed (and obfuscated), Haspel passed muster in the Senate and was confirmed as CIA Director on May 17, 2018.

Editor (2022-06-10). Priti Patel's Sweeping New Threat To Free Expression. scheerpost.com Priti Patel leaves St Paul's Cathedral with other ministers after the Platinum Jubilee service on Friday. (Photo: Andrew Parsons / No 10) | By Richard Norton-Taylor / Journalists who receive some funding from foreign governments are at risk of committing offences under a bill that carries a maximum sentence of life imprisonment. The risk also applies to individuals working for civil society organisations such as human rights groups. | It would be an offence to disclose leaked information that would p…

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José Manuel Blanco Diaz (2022-06-10). Summit of the Americas Marked by Brutal Police Repression. orinocotribune.com The opening day of the Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, California, was stained by brutal police repression of demonstrations. | The meeting has already been marred by controversy surrounding the White House's refusal to invite Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua, giving rise to boycotts and complaints from many other nations of the Americas. Perhaps most notable was the refusal of Mexico's President, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, to attend. | News outlets and social media platforms shared numerous videos of the scene in which a towering Los Angeles police officer violently attacked a woman who was speaking into…

Kris Hamel (2022-06-10). Charges filed against killer cop in shooting death of Patrick Lyoya. liberationnews.org The horrific killing of Patrick Lyoya, a young worker and father of two, was caught on bodycam and video and outraged people in Grand Rapids and all of Michigan as well as nationally.

Otis Grotewohl (2022-06-10). West Virginia steelworkers locked out by greedy war profiteers. workers.org Union, West Virginia Roughly 250 workers at the Collins Aerospace plant in Union, West Virginia, have been locked out of their jobs since May 23. Employees were unexpectedly met with heavy duty blockades all along the gates throughout the entrance area as they arrived to work that day. Locked-out steelworkers . . . |

Staff (2022-06-10). Venezuela and Algeria Strengthen Relations & Support for Palestine, Sahrawis & Libya. orinocotribune.com As part of the strengthening of bilateral relations between Venezuela and Algeria, the Venezuelan president, Nicolás Maduro, in joint statements issued with his Algerian counterpart, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, reported this Thursday, June 9, that both nations reiterated their solidarity and support to Palestine, the Saharawi Republic, and Libya. | Algeria is the second stop in President Maduro's international tour, which previously took him to Tàºrkiye, where he had a busy schedule of bilateral and cultural activities. For security concerns, related to the aggressive and violent policy of the White House to oust…

Staff (2022-06-10). Two Berlin events rally for Palestine, highlight women's role in liberation movement. samidoun.net Palestinian and solidarity organizers in Berlin, Germany, are organizing two events in the coming days for the liberation of Palestine. After the Berlin police banned all demonstrations commemorating the Palestinian Nakba on the weekend of 15 May and then repressed the spontaneous mobilizations in the streets for Palestine, a coalition of organizations resisting repression, including …

_____ (2022-06-10). Chad Declares Food Emergency, International Agencies Sound Alarm. popularresistance.org The World Food Program (WFP) and the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) have identified numerous states warranting immediate attention as the problems of climate change, internal conflict, economic downturns and the continuing war in Ukraine are exacerbating the current crisis. | In the Sahel region of Africa, the nation of Chad, is challenged by grain supplies which have dropped to dangerous lows forcing the transitional military-dominated government to declare a food emergency requesting that aid be sent into the country to avoid further food deficits. Chad has been severely impacted by drought leaving la…

_____ (2022-06-10). Assange's Lawyer Has Reached A Settlement With The Government. popularresistance.org One of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's lawyers has reached a settlement with the Government after it accepted it was likely she was the subject of 'covert surveillance which breached her human rights', she said. | Jennifer Robinson welcomed a statement by the European Court of Human Rights which she said meant the UK Government has 'accepted her rights were breached by surveillance'. | She was one of the three lead claimants in a complaint against the UK Government which went to the court. | Ms Robinson said the UK Government has reached a 'friendly settlement', admitting there was reasonable cause to believe…

_____ (2022-06-10). Land In South Africa Shall Be Shared Among Those Who Work It. popularresistance.org In March 2022, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres warned of a 'hurricane of hunger' due to the war in Ukraine. Forty-five developing countries, most of them on the African continent, he said, 'import at least a third of their wheat from Ukraine or Russia, with 18 of those import[ing] at least 50 percent'. Russia and Ukraine export 33% of global barley stocks, 29% of wheat, 17% of corn, and nearly 80% of the world's supply of sunflower oil. Farmers outside of Russia and Ukraine, trying to make up for the lack of exports, are now struggling with higher fuel prices also caused by the war. Fuel pr…

_____ (2022-06-10). Mounting Public Pressure Forces DA To Drop All Charges Against Queens Man. popularresistance.org On June 6 on the steps of Queens Criminal Courthouse, community members celebrated a hard-fought victory after nearly eight years of struggle: the dismissal of all murder charges against 22-year-old Prakash Churaman. Those celebrating with Churaman included his attorney, family members, members of the press as well as community organizations that have worked closely with Churaman over the years he had been fighting the charges, including Desis Rising Up and Moving, the Party for Socialism and Liberation, How Our Lives Link Altogether, Voices of Community Activists and Leaders New York, and the Free Prakash Allian…

_____ (2022-06-10). Summit Of The Americas Marked By Brutal Police Repression. popularresistance.org The opening day of the Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, California, was stained by brutal police repression of demonstrations. | The meeting has already been marred by controversy surrounding the White House's refusal to invite Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua, giving rise to boycotts and complaints from many other nations of the Americas. Perhaps most notable was the refusal of Mexico's President, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, to attend. | News outlets and social media platforms shared numerous videos of the scene in which a towering Los Angeles police officer violently attacked a woman who was speaking into…

_____ (2022-06-10). The Summit Of The Americas: The Things No One Wants To Talk About. popularresistance.org The Summit of the Americas has begun in Los Angeles and the Tower of Babel that Biden built is already tottering. Since June 6, the civil society forums have been in session and clashes between those who support the hegemonic role of the United States and those who defend the sovereignty of the Latin American peoples have not ceased. | In these spaces, the discourse of hatred towards those arbitrarily excluded by the U.S. government has prevailed. It was a scenario prepared down to the smallest detail since not only were the governments of Nicaragua, Cuba, and Venezuela excluded, but their civil society represent…

_____ (2022-06-10). Leaked Records Of Baltimore Cop Exemplify Limits Of Police Reform. popularresistance.org Back in April 2016, a Baltimore news report about "police recruiting perils after Freddie Gray" focused on a new police hire with an ideal origin story. Luke Shelley, a National Guardsman deployed here during the Baltimore Uprising in April 2015, had recently joined the Baltimore Police Department (BPD). As a guardsman, he had been stationed at Mondawmin Mall, ground zero for the rioting that took place on April 27, 2015, "an experience that convinced [Shelley] he wanted to serve the city," local ABC affiliate WMAR reported. | "I want to be where the challenge is and where the need is for good police," Shelley to…

_____ (2022-06-10). Twin Cities Nurses Picket, Demand Hospitals Put Patients Over Profits. popularresistance.org Registered nurses picketed outside 11 Twin Cities hospitals Wednesday, calling on health care executives to put patients over profits in contract negotiations with their union, the Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA). | Talks covering 15,000 nurses in the metro and Duluth began in March. Twin Cities nurses, who work at Allina Health, Children's Hospital, M Health Fairview and North Memorial hospitals, saw their contracts expire Tuesday. | On a combined picket line outside United and Children's hospitals in St. Paul, nurses said the crisis facing their profession demands urgency and bold action to keep nurses from…

_____ (2022-06-10). US Effort To Hurt Russia Undermines Itself And The World. popularresistance.org The United States continues to shoot itself in the foot in its futile effort to damage the Russian economy. It is also asking other nations to do likewise and live with inflation, food scarcity, and rising energy prices. European countries have gone along with the sanctions which cut off their natural gas supplies from Russia when there is no logical alternative source for them. However, the rest of the world has refused to join in U.S. and EU condemnations or accept that they must live with privations caused by the reckless actions of other nations. | Of course, the ongoing state of delusion just continues the f…

WSWS (2022-06-10). Baby formula whistleblower's complaints were known 8 months earlier than acknowledged by Abbott Labs and the FDA. wsws.org A whistleblower report about the unsanitary manufacturing conditions at Abbott Labs' Sturgis facility was given to the company and the FDA one year before any action was taken to recall products from stores and shut down the facility.

Nora Barrows-Friedman (2022-06-10). Canada's arms exports to Israel skyrocket. electronicintifada.net Weapons approved by Ottawa could have been used to attack Gaza.

Amarynth (2022-06-10). Gonzalo Lira: The Great Ukraine Blame Game Has Begun! thesaker.is

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). How Pre-WW II Ukrainian Fascists Pioneered Brutal Terror Techniques; Later Improved by CIA, Now Ironically Taught to Descendants. libya360.wordpress.com Evan Reif Meet the CIA's eager students—star pupils in the art of terrorizing civilian populations: Organization of Ukrainian Nationalist (OUN) partisans recruited by the CIA to fight against the Soviets. [Source: rbth.com] "Terror will be not only a means of self-defense, but also a form of agitation, which will affect friend and foe alike, regardless…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Russian Ops in Ukraine (June 10, 2022): Ukraine Running Low on Ammo, Russia Isn't. libya360.wordpress.com The Western media continues to paint a bleak picture for Ukraine's military prospects as its forces admit to huge losses on the battlefield and a dwindling supply of weapons and ammunition. Russia continues to make advances and is said to have enough combat power to fight on for another year. References: Guardian — We're almost…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Storms at the Summit of the Americas. libya360.wordpress.com Rosa Miriam Elizalde The 9th Summit of the Americas, in Los Angeles. (Photo: Summit of the Americas via Twitter) June 7 was a bad day for the secretary-general of the Organization of American States. During the Summit of the Americas, a young man declared to him what he is: an instigator of the coup in…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). The Rebellious Seed. libya360.wordpress.com Carolina Vásquez Araya (Image by Dalia Chiú S.) Violence against indigenous peoples has only made them stronger. Throughout our America, but also in the rest of the world, the harassment and criminal violence against indigenous communities that do not give in to the invasion of their territories has caused millions of innocent victims. This constant…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Land in South Africa Shall Be Shared Among Those Who Work It. libya360.wordpress.com Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research In March 2022, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres warned of a 'hurricane of hunger' due to the war in Ukraine. Forty-five developing countries, most of them on the African continent, he said, 'import at least a third of their wheat from Ukraine or Russia, with 18 of those import[ing] at least…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Ukrainian Army Shelling of Donbass: A Day in Hell Without End. libya360.wordpress.com Christelle Néant For several days, the Ukrainian army has been intensively shelling several towns in Donbass (Donetsk, Gorlovka, Makeyevka, Stakhanov) in the middle of the day, causing numerous victims among civilians. On 4 June 2022, Donetsk was heavily shelled. After the bombardment of the Petrovski district, during which we found ourselves trapped for five hours…

Ramzy Baroud (2022-06-10). The Ethnic Cleansing of Masafer Yatta: Israel's New Annexation Strategy in Palestine. orinocotribune.com By Ramzy Baroud &#1 ; Jun 1, 2022 | The Israeli Supreme Court has T…

Maureen Clare Murphy (2022-06-10). How Israel wins even when the EU doesn't buy its lies. electronicintifada.net Brussels stays silent as Tel Aviv persecutes human rights defenders.

Staff (2022-06-10). Ukrainian nationalists' massacre of 100,000 Poles approaching 80th anniversary. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com The First News (Poland)July 11, 2019 Over 100,000 slaughtered with axes, pitchforks, scythes and knives: The Wo≈Çy≈Ñ massacre started 76 years ago today and lasted for two years Today marks 76 years since the coordinated attack by Ukrainian nationalists on 99 Polish towns and villages in Wo≈Çy≈Ñ. Between 1943 and 1945, members of the Ukrainian …

WSWS (2022-06-10). More details on police response come into focus as survivors testify on Uvalde massacre. wsws.org Teacher who was shot twice: police are "cowards", "no excuse for their actions and I will never forgive them"

Staff (2022-06-10). Colombia: Francia Márquez is the Key to Stopping the Fascist Hernández & Winning the Election. orinocotribune.com By Juan Diego Quesada &#1 ; Jun 3, 2022 | Until recently, Gustavo Petro understood politics as a solitary exercise. In his time as congressman he used his position to attack corruption or paramilitarism from the podium. As mayor of Bogota he was criticized by those around him for being reluctant to take the advice of others. Now he has understood that to be the next president of Colombia he needs the help of others, but especially that of Francia Márquez, his vice presidential running mate. | Márquez, an Afro woman who paid for her law studies by working as a maid, has become a phenomenon that has broken all the…

Staff (2022-06-10). Colombia: Francia Márquez is the Key to Stopping the Fascist Hernández & Winning the Election. orinocotribune.com By Juan Diego Quesada &#1 ; Jun 3, 2022 | Until recently, Gustavo Petro understood politics as a solitary exercise. In his time as congressman, he used his position to attack corruption or paramilitarism from the podium. As mayor of Bogota, he was criticized by those around him for being reluctant to take the advice of others. Now he has understood that to be the next president of Colombia he needs the help of others, but especially that of Francia Márquez, his vice presidential running mate. | Márquez, an Afro woman who paid for her law studies by working as a maid, has become a phenomenon that has broken all th…

Karen Conner (2022-06-10). Soaring Food and Energy Prices Drive Inflation Higher in May. cepr.net Bad news. Soaring energy and food prices, largely due to the Ukraine war, will hit consumers hard. A cease fire could make a big difference.

Staff (2022-06-10). Georgia loses fifteen fighters in Ukraine. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Rustavi 2June 10, 2022 Body of Georgian warrior GG, who was killed in Ukraine, transferred to Tbilisi A body of Georgian warrior GG, who was killed during the military hostilities near Batkmut in Ukraine, transferred to Tbilisi. *** 15 Georgian fighters have been killed on the territory of Ukraine since February 24. ==== Agenda.geJune 10, …

Staff (2022-06-10). Shangri-La Dialogue: Citing Ukraine as factor, Japan PM announces "fundamental" military buildup. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Nikkei AsiaJune 10, 2022 Kishida: Japan to 'fundamentally' strengthen defense in 5 years Japan will "fundamentally reinforce Japan's defense capabilities within the next five years," Prime Minister Fumio Kishida vowed in Singapore on Friday, delivering a keynote address to open the Shangri-La Dialogue security summit. Kishida pledged to "secure a substantial increase" in the country's …

WSWS (2022-06-10). UK POWs sentenced to death by Donetsk court. wsws.org Russian separatists are demanding the release of pro-Russian politician Victor Medvedchuk, reportedly a close friend of Putin, who was arrested by the Security Service of Ukraine on April 12.

Isabella (2022-06-10). Bay State Billionaires Reap Wealth Gains of 46 Percent During Pandemic. inequality.org

Editor2 (2022-06-10). OAS 'Murderer' Almagro Confronted on Bolivia Coup. orinocotribune.com OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro had a meltdown on Tuesday as he was confronted by a U.S. activist of the Almagro was called a murderer, not only for backing the dictatorship of Jeanine Añez, but was also condemned for his role in trying to install failed coup leader Juan Guaido in Venezuela and for pushing for unilateral coercive measures against Venezuela. | Multiple counter-summits and a series of actions are being held in Los Angeles this week to counter to Biden's collapsed Summit of the A…

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-10). People's Summit for Democracy presents a new vision for the Americas. peoplesdispatch.org The People's Summit is a free, public summit that brings together organizers, educators, and regular people to discuss issues like labor rights, policing, healthcare, immigration, and housing.

Dean Baker (2022-06-10). The Not Very Good May Price Report. cepr.net It's pretty hard to be happy about the May CPI report. It means lower real wages for workers and is another big piece of uncertainty in an economy shaking from both the pandemic and the war.

Ann Brown (2022-06-10). Airline Says South Africans Must Speak Colonizer Language of Afrikaners, Pass Test To Fly. moguldom.com Irish low-cost air carrier Ryanair is under fire for asking South African travelers to pass an Afrikaans language test to prove their nationality before boarding flights. The airline, which was founded in 1984 and headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is being accused of racial discrimination after presenting passengers with an Afrikaans test. Afrikaans is a West …

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-06-10). Black Homeownership is At 45%: 5 Things To Know About Homeownership as a Factor in Wealth Gap. moguldom.com Black homeownership in America continues to lag behind that of other groups, thus increasing the racial wealth gap. HEre are 5 things to know about homeownership as a factor in the wealth gap. 1. Black homeownership is at 44.7 percent Recent statistics released by the National Association of Realtors show Black homeownership rates sit at …

Ann Brown (2022-06-10). Another American Cop Shoots a Black Man In Back of Head, Prosecutor Charges Chris Schurr with Murder. moguldom.com Grand Rapids, Michigan, police officer Christopher Schurr has been charged with the second-degree murder of an unarmed Black man named Patrick Lyoya on April 4. Lyoya had been pulled over in a traffic stop. Schurr shot the Lyoya, 26, in the back of the head following a struggle during a traffic stop. As Lyoya was …

Ann Brown (2022-06-10). Did Elijah Muhammad Help Popularize Martial Arts in Black America? moguldom.com Malcolm X once said of the martial arts, "I frankly believe every Negro in America should learn Karate and Judo." The martial arts were part of the culture of the Nation of Islam under the leader Elijah Muhammad. Muhammad made martial arts part of the training of the Fruit of Islam, the security for the NOI. …

Amarynth (2022-06-10). Sitrep Operation Z: Beginning of this End (but there are other beginnings and other ends). thesaker.is by Amarynth for the Saker Blog The SMO is beginning to end. We can classify it now as a perfect real world training ground for Russian military and is in…

Amarynth (2022-06-10). Traitors and Patriots. thesaker.is By Batiushka for The Saker Blog The prolific Russian nationalist author of 91 books, Oleg Platonov (born 19 ), relates in his work on the fall of the Soviet Union how…

Contributing Writers (2022-06-10). Mike Raddie and Janice Kortkamp on the West's Support for Terrorism (al Qaeda and ISIS) in Syria. marktaliano.net

Matt Sedlar (2022-06-10). Why It Matters What's Going on Right Now at the WTO. cepr.net After many postponements, the 12th Ministerial Conference (MC12) of the World Trade Organization (WTO) will take place June 12—15, 2022, in Geneva.

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-10). China, Russia blame US for stoking tensions in Korea, call to ease sanctions on DPRK. peoplesdispatch.org The two nations defended their earlier veto against the UN Security Council resolution to impose further sanctions on North Korea and argued that the US has played a major role in stoking tensions in the peninsula…

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-10). Our struggle was always for the poorest of the poor: Housing rights militants at The People's Summit. peoplesdispatch.org As US President Joe Biden's Summit of the Americas is underway in Los Angeles, a city with 66,400 homeless people, housing takes a front seat in discussions at the People's Summit that is concurrently taking place…

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-10). OAS Secretary-General Denounced As 'Assassin' and 'Puppet' At Summit of the Americas. towardfreedom.org June 7 was a bad day for the secretary-general of the Organization of American States. During the Summit of the Americas, a young man declared to him what he is: an instigator of the coup in Bolivia, reports People's Dispatch.

Staff (2022-06-10). Erdogan invokes war of century ago to escalate threat against Greece. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Hurriyet Daily NewsJune 10, 2022 Turkey warns Greece against taking 'regrettable' actions While referring to the Greek withdrawal during the Turkish War of Independence, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on June 9 warned Greece not to dream or take actions that will make it regret in the future. "We warn Greece once more to avoid dreams, …

Staff (2022-06-10). U.S.-Georgia Strategic Partnership Conference held in Washington. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Agenda.geJune 10, 2022 Georgia's US Ambassador hosts Washington discussion in annual US-Georgia conference David Zalkaliani, Georgia's Ambassador to the United States, on Friday hosted a closed-door discussion as part of the fourth annual US-Georgia Strategic Partnership Conference in Washington. The discussion brought together senior US administration officials, congressional staff and leading American scholars on Georgia …

Rosa Miriam Elizalde (2022-06-10). Storms at the Summit of the Americas. peoplesdispatch.org June 7 was a bad day for the secretary-general of the Organization of American States. During the Summit of the Americas, a young man declared to him what he is: an instigator of the coup in Bolivia.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Unite ends strike action at largest oil refinery in UK run by ExxonMobil with a whimper. wsws.org The Fawley oil refinery dispute contains vital lessons because it exposes how the union bureaucracy responds to even the first signs of a broader fightback: not by being pressured into a fight but by working more closely with the employers to rein in and quash the potential for a wider struggle.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Workers Struggles: Asia and Australia. wsws.org India: Tamil Nadu police attack and detain protesting nurses; Kerala train drivers demand safe working conditions; Bangladesh police attack garment workers in Dhaka demanding higher pay; Tasmanian firefighters hold protest march for higher pay.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Air travel chaos deepens as airlines pursue profits at expense of jobs and living standards. wsws.org Profit gouging by the aviation industry has led to a catastrophic situation of queues, delays and flight cancellations at airports across the continent, with hundreds of thousands of passengers stranded and with many losing thousands of euros and pounds.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Business groups demand Biden administration intervene to prevent any work stoppage on West Coast ports. wsws.org Terrified at the prospect of a strike by dockworkers, representatives from 49 business associations sent a letter requesting the White House intervene to ensure no work stoppages occur as ILWU prepares to force through sellout contract.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Financial house of cards becoming increasingly shaky. wsws.org In raising interest rates central banks have entered uncharted waters as no one knows what the consequences will be for financial markets that have become totally addicted to the supply of ultra-cheap money over the past decade and a half.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Australian unions back Labor government's "productivity" agenda. wsws.org Under Labor, the unions will intensify their efforts to suppress wages struggles by workers, even more than they have over the past four decades.

WSWS (2022-06-10). UAW increases weekly strike pay to $400 in desperate bid to placate workers' anger. wsws.org Workers have responded with derision to the increase in strike pay, rightly viewing it as an ploy by the UAW to retain credibility in the face of growing rank-and-file militancy.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Johnson sets out class war agenda as UK "summer of discontent" strike wave takes shape. wsws.org Johnson declared that the price for war and recession must be paid by the working class, saying "If wages continually chase the increase in prices, then we risk a wage-price spiral…"

WSWS (2022-06-10). The January 6 hearing: What took 18 months? wsws.org While the hearing added to the overwhelming evidence that Trump sought to carry out a coup, install himself as dictator and overthrow the Constitution, the main elements of the narrative presented were known on, and even before, January 6.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Train accident near Garmisch-Partenkirchen: A fatal accident that could have been predicted. wsws.org A serious train accident on the regional line between Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Munich last Friday has cost five people their lives. Five days before, Deutsche Bahn CEO Richard Lutz admitted that the rail network was dilapidated and in need of renovation in many places.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Former Australian defence minister reveals plans for fast-tracked purchase of US nuclear-powered submarines. wsws.org The new Labor government has sought to outdo its Liberal-National predecessor in committing to a major military build-up in preparation for war with China.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Anger erupts after worker killed in horrific accident at National Steel Car in Hamilton, Ontario, third plant death in two years. wsws.org Workers at the plant are outraged over Quoc Le's death. More than 60 workers assembled at the gates of the plant on Thursday, chanting, "No more deaths!"

WSWS (2022-06-10). Airport strikes hit Paris and spread across Europe. wsws.org The strike against pay cuts at Charles de Gaulle Airport is part of an international movement of airport workers against low wages, understaffing and unbearable working conditions.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Victims' testimony exposes official account of Paris police killing. wsws.org Multiple eyewitness accounts confirm that a car involved in a traffic stop was stationary when police opened fire on the vehicle's four occupants…

WSWS (2022-06-10). Prosecutor charges Grand Rapids, Michigan, officer who killed Patrick Lyoya with second-degree murder. wsws.org Kent County prosecutor Chris Becker announced a second-degree murder charge against Grand Rapids police Officer Christopher Schurr for the execution-style shooting of Patrick Lyoya on April 4.

WSWS (2022-06-10). On IMF orders, Pakistan's government imposes massive price hikes ahead of crisis budget. wsws.org The devastating price increases of 47, 45, and 40 percent respectively for electricity, natural gas, and petrol were imposed in two rounds over the past two weeks by ending government subsidies.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Attend CFPE (Australia) meeting: "The crisis of public education, the betrayal of the teacher unions, and the need for independent rank-and-file committees" wsws.org The discussion will outline a political perspective, including the building of rank-and-file committees, to fight for decent wages and conditions for educators and for a properly resourced, universally accessible public education system.

WSWS (2022-06-10). Support nurses' strike in North Rhine-Westphalia! Build independent Action Committees! wsws.org The Nursing Action Committee was established to take the fight for adequate working conditions and good nursing practice into our own hands, independent from the Verdi trade union, and to unite health workers internationally.

Amarynth (2022-06-09). Will the Global South break free from dollarized debt? thesaker.is In his latest book, economist Michael Hudson pits socialism against finance capitalism and tears apart the 'dream civilization' imposed by the 1 percent. By Pepe Escobar, posted with the author's…

_____ (2022-06-09). How Washington is Turning the Pacific into a New Theatre of NATO's Conflict. journal-neo.org In April, at a press conference in Poland, the US Secretary of Defence Austin Lloyd openly declared that the core US objective in the Russia-Ukraine conflict was/is to weaken Russia militarily in ways to make its recovery difficult if not impossible for a long time. Austin said, "we want to see Russia weakened to the degree …

_____ (2022-06-09). Why does the Taliban Want to Move the Afghan Capital? journal-neo.org As evidenced by information coming from Afghanistan, the situation and socio-economic position in the country is deteriorating. Every second Afghan resident is now suffering from hunger, and in the near future the food situation in the country may worsen further, Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev said on May 27 during the fourth …

Ana Temu Otting (2022-06-09). How ICE Sidesteps the Law to Find and Deport People. aclu.org On an idle Tuesday afternoon, I received the call I had always feared most: My brother had been picked up by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The tactic the officers used was not new. My brother's probation officer had shared his meeting time with ICE, and they had waited outside of the building to arrest him. A year later, in 2019, I was able to call my brother to tell him Colorado had

Amarynth (2022-06-09). Western Foreign Policy Created Ukraine Crisis, is Creating Crisis with China. thesaker.is From Brian Berletic on New Eastern Outlook journal-neo.org/2022/06/08/western-forei… Two recent events, both overshadowed by the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, help illustrate how the same problematic aspects of Western foreign policy…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-09). Building a People's Summit: Another World is Possible, but We Have to Make it So. libya360.wordpress.com Natalia Marques Organizers open the People's Summit (Photo: Midianinja) The People's Summit for Democracy is far beyond an alternative to Biden's Summit of the Americas. It is a call for something entirely new The People's Summit for Democracy began in Los Angeles on Wednesday, June 8. However, it is much more than just an alternative…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-09). Food Security and Russo-African Relations. libya360.wordpress.com Oleg Pavlov On June 3, talks were held in Sochi between the current president of the African Union, Senegalese President Macky Sall, and Vladimir Putin. Macky Sall flew to Russia on a one-day visit and only for the sake of meeting with the Russian president. The head of the African Union Commission, M. Faki Mahamat,…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-09). Russian Ops in Ukraine (June 9, 2022): Russian Gains, Ukrainian Grain, Kiev Admits Losses. libya360.wordpress.com Russian continues to make gains in the Donbas region, including in the contested city of Severodonetsk and toward Slovyansk. Meanwhile, Ukraine insists on conditions regarding its own grain shipments, and while the Western media continues to blame Russia for "blockading" Odessa port, these same sources also admit Ukrainian naval mines are what's actually obstructing commercial…

Abdul Rahman (2022-06-09). Anti-Russia policies brew trouble for the West. peoplesdispatch.org The US, EU, and several of their allies continue to push policies prolonging the war in Ukraine despite domestic populations facing an unprecedented rise in prices of basic commodities and poorer nation staring at an imminent food crisis…

Tamara Nassar (2022-06-09). Big Thief answers Palestinian call, cancels Tel Aviv gigs. electronicintifada.net The indie rock band apologized for "recklessness and naivete."

Michael F. Brown (2022-06-09). Israel lobby's Black allies aim to unseat Rashida Tlaib. electronicintifada.net Longtime Israel lobby activist Bakari Sellers backing big-spending anti-Palestinian PAC.

Ann Brown (2022-06-09). How America Saddles Families with Big Hospital Bills and Debt When A Family Member Dies There. moguldom.com When someone dies in the hospital the medical debt is often times passed down to the family. And this debt can be overwhelming. Families aren't only saddled with the medical debt of dying in the hospital, but a family can also inherit all of a deceased relative's medical bills. This is why financial advisors encourage …

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-06-09). Pro-Reparations California Secretary of State Shirley Weber Cruises to Victory in Election. moguldom.com Early results show California's Secretary of State Dr. Shirley Weber will likely cruise to victory in the primary election, which was held on Tuesday, June 7. In so doing, Weber effectively fended off six challengers, four of whom are Republicans who sought to unseat the Democrat incumbent nominated to the seat by Gov. Gavin Newsome …

Ann Brown (2022-06-09). 'Five People Presumed Dead After Military Aircraft Carrying Nuclear Material' Crashes in California. moguldom.com A military aircraft crashed in California on June 8. The five people believed to be on board are presumed dead. The crash happened in the Imperial County area of California, near Route 78. The plane belonged to the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing. It crashed at 12: 25 p.m. local time. The plane went down near Glamis, …

Ann Brown (2022-06-09). Crypto Prices Fall as Big Crypto Regulation Bill Proposal Is Revealed for First Time: 7 Things to Know. moguldom.com Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.) have introduced a pro-cryptocurrency regulatory bill. This is the first major bipartisan proposal for regulation of the crypto space. The bill, which most note is friendly to the industry, was introduced on June 7. Here are 7 things to know. 1. Crypto as commodities, not securities The …

Amarynth (2022-06-09). Goodbye, Harry Lime: The Old Vienna and the New Europe. thesaker.is By Batiushka for the Saker Blog 'I'm not interested in whether a racketeer like Lime was killed by his friends or by an accident. The only important thing is that…

Amarynth (2022-06-09). Random Reflections on the Divine Imperium and its Southern Appurtenances. thesaker.is By Fred Reed for the Saker Blog Great fun. The Organization of American States on June Sixth began its big meeting in LA, probably unnoticed by most of the US…

Amarynth (2022-06-09). Yellow Vest Win: Ending the West's slandering of all popular movements as right-wing xenophobes. thesaker.is by Ramin Mazaheri for the Saker blog "The Radicals (Western Liberal Democratic reformists) are the democratic party of French imperialism &#1 ; any other definition is a lie." &#1 ; Trotsky It…

Andy Kroll (2022-06-09). Fewer Big (or Any Size) Men on Campus. tomdispatch.com In the last week of her life, my mother extracted a promise from me. "Make sure," she said, "that Orion goes to college." I swore that I would, although I wasn't at all sure how I'd make it happen. Even in the year 2000, average tuitions were almost 10 times what my own undergraduate school had charged 30 years earlier. I knew that sending my nephew to college would cost more money than I'd have when the time came. If he was going to college, like his aunt before him, he'd need financial help. The difference was that his "help" was likely to come not as a grant, but as life-defining loans. "Orion," by the way, is…

Dean Baker (2022-06-09). Washington Post Says Most Americans' Economic Models Project Uptick in Inflation. cepr.net With the media's coverage of the economy focusing almost exclusively on inflation, it is not surprising that most people would expect inflation to pick up.

Derrick Crowe (2022-06-09). People's Action and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Endorse Mandela Barnes for Senate. peoplesaction.org WASHINGTON, D.C.—People's Action and Citizen Action of Wisconsin today announced their endorsement of Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes to represent Wisconsin in the United States Senate. The groups cited Barnes as one of the top opportunities for progressive champions to win in Republican-held turf in 2022, cheering his strong positions on jobs, labor, and climate issues. …

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic, NAACP to welcome inaugural RISE for Youth cohort on June 6. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic and NAACP Rochester Branch will welcome 40 promising high school and college students to RISE for Youth, on Monday, June 6. This program, which is in its inaugural year, is designed to help Black and underrepresented students find pathways to success in education and employment. RISE stands for Reflect, Inspire, Strengthen and Empower, and is an approach developed by Anjali Bhagra, M.D., medical director of Mayo Clinic's Office of Equity,…

Alasdair Baverstock (2022-06-10). Cryptocurrency takes root in El Salvador. america.cgtn.com In any discussion of financial matters at the Summit of the Americas, it may be hard to ignore the rise of cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin. Notoriously volatile, these trading instruments, not controlled by any central bank, have sparked a range of government policies, from outright …

Rebecca Gordon (2022-06-10). What Does It Mean That Women Now Dominate Higher Education? commondreams.org If you visit a college campus, you should see roughly three women—now about 60% of all college students—for every two men.

Carson Minow (2022-06-10). Microscopic air pollution affects health and livelihoods worldwide. america.cgtn.com A recent study shows more than ,000 premature deaths could be saved in the U.S. if one year of microscopic air pollution &#1 ; mainly from fossil fuel emissions &#1 ; was eliminated. The World Health Organization says millions of people globally are affected by air pollution. …

____ (2022-06-11). China's FM says U.S.' disrespectful cooperation' with Latin America doomed to fail. ecns.cn The US places more importance on its selfish interests. Its so-called cooperation with other countries is aimed at excluding and containing certain countries. This is deeply disrespectful for Latin American and Caribbean countries. It would not be recognized by regional countries, still less deliver real benefits to the people in the region. It would only end in failure.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Gymnasts in US sue FBI for inaction on doctor's abuse. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — More than 90 women, including Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles, filed lawsuits against the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday for failing to investigate former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar…

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-06-11). Evo Morales afirma que políticas de EE.UU. han fracasado. telesurtv.net Evo Morales indicó que casi a 200 años de América para los americanos, esta generación proclama una América plurinacional de los pueblos para los pueblos.

____ (2022-06-10). 6.0-magnitude quake hits Sichuan: CENC. ecns.cn A 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit the Maerkang City of Aba Tibetan-Qiang Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China's Sichuan Province, at 1: 28 a.m. Friday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-10). Zelensky Aide Says Ukraine Losing Up To 200 Troops a Day. news.antiwar.com Mykhaylo Podolyak, a senior advisor to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, said Thursday that Ukraine The estimate is higher than the one offered by Zelensky last week, who said Ukraine was losing between 60 and 100 troops each day. Until last week, Kyiv had not been offering casualty rates, but now it seems Ukrainian officials are sharing their battlefield losses to get more arms from the West. | "The Russian forces have thrown pretty much everything non-nuclear at t…

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-06-10). Labour Shadow Business Secretary and Shadow Science Minister visit Imperial. imperial.ac.uk Key Labour MPs Jonathan Reynolds and Chi Onwurah visited Imperial this week to see research on medical innovation and student entrepreneurship.

____ (2022-06-11). 20 Chinese cultural sites you cannot miss. ecns.cn China's Cultural and Natural Heritage Day falls on June 11 this year.

Staff (2022-06-10). Con Filo: øDrama o comedia? (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Escándalo, pagos por opiniones políticas, acción, fracasos y drama es el "todo incluido" de la Cumbre de las Américas, que tiene lugar por estos días en Los àÅngeles, California, con buena parte de los representantes del continente ausentes. Del tema y de la Cumbre de los Pueblos, que se desarrolla en paralelo, se habló este jueves en Con Filo.

Amarynth (2022-06-10). Andrei Martyanov: Ukraine's losses, Admiral Cebrowski and Netcentric Warfare, SU-57s in Ukraine. thesaker.is Please visit Andrei's website: smoothiex12.blogspot.com/ and support him here: www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=60459185

____ (2022-06-10). 29 painting reproductions of Prado Museum on display in Chengdu. ecns.cn An exhibition of 29 painting reproductions of Spain's Prado Museum, officially known as Museo Nacional del Prado, opened to the public on Thursday afternoon at a subway station in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province.

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-10). NATO Deputy Chief Expects Permanent Bases in Eastern Europe. news.antiwar.com On Friday, NATO Deputy Secretary-General Mircea Geoana Under the 1997 NATO-Russia Founding Act, the alliance agreed not to build permanent bases east of Germany, but Geoana suggested that the deal is now "void" because of Russia's invasion. | Geoana said that as part of NATO plans, the alli…

____ (2022-06-11). Iran, Russia to launch green customs to strengthen coop. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Islamic Republic of Iran and Russian Federation will set up a customs office entitled "Green Customs" in line with invigoration of bilateral cooperation in the field of customs.

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-06-10). Closely Watched CPI Inflation Reading Comes in Hotter Than Expected, Highest in 40 Years. moguldom.com The U.S. has been reeling from high inflation since last year, but now the core consumer price index (CPI) has reached levels even some financial experts didn't anticipate. The CPI hit 8.6 percent in May, marking the fastest pace since December 1981, The Wall Street Journal reported. The increased costs of goods and services across …

WSWS (2022-06-10). The pandemic, the global crisis of capitalism, the resurgence of class struggles and the tasks of the Socialist Equality Party (Sri Lanka)—Part 1. wsws.org

Staff (2022-06-11). Iranian, Nigerian diplomats discuss economic, trade ties. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Saturday met with the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of Nigeria Zubairu Dada in Tehran to dicuss Iran-Nigeria's bilateral ties.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). On India visit, FM Amir-Abdollahian arrives in Hyderabad Fri. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — Iran Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian visited Hyderabad on the 3-day visit to India on Friday.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran, Venezuela planning 20-year cooperation map. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Referring to the brotherly ties of Tehran and Caracas, Nicolas Maduro said that Iranian and Venezuelan ministers are currently building a cooperation map and establishing plans and strategies for the next 20 years.

_____ (2022-06-10). The Plot Against GrayZone And Suspicions About Consortium News. popularresistance.org The Establishment's war against independent media took an even darker turn with revelations by The GrayZone on Thursday that the British government and private disinformation "experts" discussed how to damage The GrayZone's credibility and funding, while raising suspicions about Consortium News. | The Gray Zone is the main target discussed in leaked emails between Paul Mason, a British journalist now running for Parliament, and Amil Khan, a former Reuters Middle East correspondent embedded with jihadists, who later helped spread the notion of moderate terrorists in Syria. He now runs a counter-disinformation firm…

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-06-10). Canciller mexicano afirma que modelo actual de OEA debe sustituirse. telesurtv.net El canciller mexicano indicó que el planteamiento de su país es una forma organización basada en el respeto mutuo y beneficio para todos.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iranian actor 'Farrokhnezhad' awarded at Amsterdam Septimius. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iranian actor Hamid Farrokhnezhad won the prize of best actor in the Asian sector of Septimius awards for the film "Major".

Staff (2022-06-10). Presidente argentino rechaza exclusiones de la Cumbre y condena el bloqueo contra Cuba y Venezuela (+ Video). cubadebate.cu El mandatario argentino Alberto Fernández, presidente pro-tempore de CELAC, rechazó esta tarde en Los Angeles las exclusiones de países de la región de la Cumbre de las Américas y condenó los bloqueos contra Cuba y Venezuela.

Staff (2022-06-10). Cita de Clacso en México cerrará con concierto de Silvio Rodríguez. cubadebate.cu La IX Conferencia Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales (Clacso) concluye este viernes sus trabajos en la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México y cerrará con un concierto del cantautor cubano Silvio Rodríguez. El foro comenzó el martes pasado y respondieron a la convocatoria 10 000 académicos de América Latina y el Caribe y de otras regiones.

____ (2022-06-11). (W.E. Talk) Democracy, diversity sources of division and polarization in U.S.: Yale professor. ecns.cn "Democracy and diversity that used to be true of America's great strengths, right now are in many ways sources of division and polarization," Amy Chua, Professor from Yale Law School, as well as the author of "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother," said at the dialogue program "Cultural Relativity."

Staff (2022-06-11). Sentencian a expresidenta de facto de Bolivia, Jeanine àÅñez, a diez años de prisión. cubadebate.cu Jeanine àÅñez fue sentenciada este viernes a diez años de cárcel por actuar contra la Constitución boliviana al autoproclamarse presidenta en 2019, luego de la dimisión forzada de Evo Morales. En el caso Golpe de Estado II, el Tribunal Primero de Sentencia Anticorrupción de La Paz condenó por unanimidad a la expresidenta de facto.

Eric A. Gordon (2022-06-10). Spain's celebrated Kulunka Teatro stuns L.A. with lyrical, wordless 'André & Dorine'. peoplesworld.org LOS ANGELES — I missed it when Spain's celebrated Kulunka Teatro visited L.A. before, but it's back now and should not be missed! Last time, it garnered a Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle award with its production of André & Dorine. Latino Theater Company presents a limited two-week return engagement (seen opening night, June 8) through …

____ (2022-06-10). Miseries of U.S. child laborers are only tip of iceberg of U.S.'s systemic human rights violations. ecns.cn The miseries of US child laborers are only the tip of the iceberg of the US's systemic human rights violations.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic, NAACP to welcome inaugural RISE for Youth cohort on June 6. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic and NAACP Rochester Branch will welcome 40 promising high school and college students to RISE for Youth, on Monday, June 6. This program, which is in its inaugural year, is designed to help Black and underrepresented students find pathways to success in education and employment. RISE stands for Reflect, Inspire, Strengthen and Empower, and is an approach developed by Anjali Bhagra, M.D., medical director of Mayo Clinic's Office of Equity,…

Anonymous103 (2022-06-10). War In Ukraine Day 107: Ukrainian Forces Close To Being Trapped In Severodonetsk And Slavyansk. southfront.org In the north of the Kharkiv region, the Armed Forces of Ukraine are reportedly regrouping in order to launch another counter offensive against Russian forces. So far, the AFU have failed twice to take back control of Ternove and Varvarovka. Positional clashes continue in the region. Ukrainian positions in the villages of Udy, Cherkassy Tishki, Svetlichny, Zolochiv and Stary Saltov are constantly shelled by Russian artillery. | On June 9, the headquarters of the territorial defense of the…

A Guest Author (2022-06-11). Capitalism and baby formula. workers.org By Margaret Kimberley The following article was posted on Black Agenda Report on May 29. The baby formula shortage is not a glitch in the system. It actually exemplifies everything that goes wrong when the profit motive rules. Capitalism can't ensure a food supply or anything else that humans need. . . . |

WSWS (2022-06-10). Sri Lankan port workers speak out against union leadership. wsws.org Port workers disgusted with increasing union collaboration with management and the betrayal of general strike action have begun discussing the need to form an independent action committee.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Consumer Health: Life after cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org National Cancer Survivors Day will be observed Sunday, June 5, which make this a good time to learn more about life after cancer. One in 3 people will be diagnosed with cancer, and more than 16.9 million cancer survivors are alive today, according to the American Cancer Society. Survival rates are improving for many types of cancer, thanks to advances in cancer screening and treatment. Many cancer treatments take a toll, though, in the form of side effects…

____ (2022-06-11). U.S. House select committee investigating Capitol riot holds first public hearing. ecns.cn The U.S. House select committee investigating the Capital Hill insurrection on Jan. 6 of 2021 held its first public hearing on Thursday night.

Staff (2022-06-10). Legislación contra la violencia de género: La puerta a través del muro. cubadebate.cu Un muro megalítico, de esos en que grandes bloques irregulares de piedra se combinan con otras piezas más pequeñas -o con morteros de arcilla- que van llenando y calzando las cavidades entre canto y canto. Esa podría una buena metáfora de la manera en que se va construyendo la legislación contra la violencia de género en Cuba.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-11). Pdte. peruano solicita el aplazo de comparecencia ante fiscal. telesurtv.net Si la Corte considera inconstitucional el caso tras la defensa de Pedro Castillo, la investigación quedará totalmente cerrada.

____ (2022-06-10). Chinese FM condemns top U.S. general's discord-sowing remarks on China-India border issue. ecns.cn The China-India boundary question is a matter between the two countries. Both sides have the will and capability of resolving the question through dialogue and consultation. Some US officials have pointed fingers and sought to fan the flame and drive a wedge between the two countries.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran warns neighbors against letting Israel in region. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy has warned neighboring countries against allowing Israelis into the Persian Gulf, saying such a move would bring nothing but chaos and instability to the region.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-06-10). Concluye rescate de cuerpos tras explosión en mina de Colombia. telesurtv.net Uno de los mineros, que estaba en la superficie, murió horas después como resultado de las quemaduras.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-11). China afirma que defenderá a toda costa su soberanía sobre Taiwán. telesurtv.net El ministro de Defensa chino se reunió con su colega estadounidense, Lloyd Austin, en el marco del XIX Diálogo Shangri-La, en Singapur.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-06-10). Cumbre de los Pueblos discute sobre lucha por la soberanía. telesurtv.net Para la jornada de este viernes está prevista una marcha multitudinaria en Los Ángeles como cierre de los debates.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran's Mazandaran; Opportunity for job-creating in greenhouse. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Mazandaran province of Iran with its suitable climate located in the north of Iran is a good place for construction of greenhouses and creating a lot of jobs.

Ediz Tiyansan (2022-06-11). Leaders deliver remarks at the final day of the Summit of the Americas. america.cgtn.com See what leaders said at the Summit of the Americas's final day.

Staff (2022-06-11). Mine explosions in Yemen leave 21 killed, injured in a week. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — News sources on late Friday reported that 3 civilians were killed and 18 people were injured after several mines exploded in different parts of Yemen in one week.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). China air force fighter jet crashes during training. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — A Chinese air force fighter jet crashed in central China during a training exercise on Thursday, killing one person and injuring two while the pilot successfully ejected.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Palliative care for people with cancer designed to fit the needs of each patient. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Palliative care is offered alongside cancer treatment to help people with cancer manage symptoms and improve the quality of life for them and their families. Palliative care is specialized medical care that focuses on relieving patients' pain and other symptoms of serious illness no matter the diagnosis or stage of disease. "The palliative care team really focuses on addressing symptoms and needs so that we can help people feel as comfortable as they can as they…

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-10). Ejército de Siria repele nuevo ataque de misiles israelíes. telesurtv.net Siria recibe continuamente ataques de Israel y de grupos terroristas que se han adueñado de su territorio.

Betsey Piette (2022-06-11). Philly Pride 2022: Smash racism, transphobia and police brutality! workers.org Philadelphia Center City Philadelphia was awash with rainbow flags, as a sea of people turned out to celebrate the city's 50th Pride march on June 5. This year's event, with new organizers PHL Pride Collective and the Philly Dyke March, will go down as one of the most diverse events . . . |

____ (2022-06-10). Hubei local opera performed to welcome Cultural and Natural Heritage Day. ecns.cn Actors welcome China's Cultural and Natural Heritage Day which falls on June 11 this year by performing Yuediao Zhezi Opera, a kind of Chinese opera native to Hubei Province, at the Xiangyang Theater, Hubei Province, June 9, 2022.

_____ (2022-06-11). Turkey is Changing its Opinion on the Events in Ukraine. journal-neo.org The "collective West" and many NATO countries have finally begun to receive objective information on the goals and results of Russia's special military operation to denazify Ukraine. Instead of openly Russophobic coverage of these events by representatives of the current military-political elite of the EU and NATO and, above all, the United States, the true …

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-06-10). FAO advierte sobre impacto de precios de alimentos para países. telesurtv.net La FAO indicó que el aumento de las tarifas de los alimentos empeorará la situación en África Occidental, agravada ya por los conflictos.

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-11). Barack Obama Says Ukraine War Is 'Far From Over'. news.antiwar.com Former President Barack Obama said in a speech at the Copenhagen Democracy Summit on Friday that the war in Ukraine is "far from over." "Make no mistake, this war is far from over. The costs will continue to mount," Obama said. "The costs will continue to mount, the course of events … are hard to …

____ (2022-06-11). Nearly 200 cultural relics unearthed in Tianjin. ecns.cn Photo shows the evacuation site of an ancient tomb found in the north of the Baimaquan village, Jizhou District, Tianjin.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Getting kids involved in the kitchen. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If your child is a picky eater, the battle over healthy foods can be a challenge. Being fussy about food is common in toddlers and small children, but parents can try some tips and tricks to introduce new foods. One approach to improving eating habits is to get kids involved in the kitchen. Involving children in meal planning and teaching kids to cook can have multiple benefits. Not only is cooking a necessary life skill,…

____ (2022-06-11). China's push for education equality. ecns.cn However, this burden reduction should not come at the expense of succumbing to banal market pleasures."ÄÄ"ÄÄA reading room at a Beijing primary school in Beijing, China, July 19, 2021.

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-06-09). Maverick Carter and LeBron James: The Brotherhood That Survived Decades And Big Business. moguldom.com Maverick Carter and LeBron James often say they're just two kids from Akron, but time has proven the longtime friends are so much more — including exceptions to the often-lethal combination of doing business with friends. Not only has the duo been extremely close-knit friends for decades, they've also marked major milestones and made millions …

Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (2022-06-10). Politico Paints Gen X as 'Trumpiest Generation'—on Flimsiest Evidence. fair.org A recent Politico article ( The strawman mystery that informs the story is: How in the world did a former rock singer become a "solidly conservative representative from blue-collar southeast Iowa who is pro-gun and anti—vaccine mandate"? | Appare…

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-06-10). Tiroteo deja tres muertos en Maryland, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Durante la persecución policial, un agente y el sospechoso también resultaron heridos.

____ (2022-06-11). Highlights of China's transportation development in past decade. ecns.cn During the past decade, China has made historic progress in transportation development, with an improved transport network, strengthened transport service capacity and deepened international cooperation.

____ (2022-06-10). U.S. House select committee investigating Capitol riot holds first public hearing. ecns.cn The U.S. House select committee investigating the Capital Hill insurrection on Jan. 6 of 2021 held its first public hearing on Thursday night.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-06-10). Palestina entrega a CPI investigación sobre asesinato de periodista. telesurtv.net El canciller Riyad Al-Maliki pidió la CPI que el tema de los crímenes contra el pueblo palestino sea tratado con prioridad en el ente.

Staff (2022-06-10). Federación Cubana de Baloncesto informa medidas disciplinarias para atletas que incurrieron en indisciplinas. cubadebate.cu Un lamentable episodio se vivió este jueves luego del segundo partido entre Capitalinos y Sancti Spíritus en la semifinal de la Liga Superior de Baloncesto. | Una vez concluido el choque, pospuesto por la lluvia el día anterior y ganado por los visitantes en la habanera Sala Polivalente Ramón Font con pizarra de 69 cartones por 66, se desató una riña en la cual estuvieron implicados varios jugadores.

Staff (2022-06-10). Díaz-Canel a los juristas: Gracias por estar siempre al servicio de la patria. cubadebate.cu Discurso pronunciado por Miguel Mario Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, primer secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Cuba y presidente de la República, en la clausura del IX Congreso de la Unión Nacional de Juristas de Cuba, en el Palacio de Convenciones, el 8 de junio de 2022, Año 64 de la Revolución.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-11). Irán y Venezuela firman un acuerdo de cooperación por 20 años. telesurtv.net Ambos países padecen las sanciones de Estados Unidos por lo que conforman un frente de apoyo estratégico.

____ (2022-06-10). Yellen flags end for some China tariffs. ecns.cn U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Wednesday that Washington is looking to rescind some tariffs on Chinese imports "in the coming weeks", the first time the Biden administration has offered a timeline for the rollback of the duties to help rein in surging inflation.

Anand Naidoo (2022-06-09). The Heat: Ukraine conflict could lead to global food crisis. america.cgtn.com The UN warns the Russia-Ukraine conflict could soon lead to a global food crisis.

____ (2022-06-10). Shanghai sees quick rebound in foreign trade. ecns.cn Shanghai's foreign trade volume dropped by 36.5 percent in April, when the city was largely under COVID-19 control measures, from the same month last year, data from the Shanghai Statistics Bureau shows.

Anonymous811 (2022-06-10). DPR Court Sentenced Foreign Mercenaries To Death. southfront.org Shaun Pinner, Aidan Aslin, and Saadoun Brahim | On June 9, three foreign mercenaries were sentenced to death in the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR). The mercenaries include three young men &#1 ; Briton Shaun Pinner, Briton Aidan Aslin, and Moroccan Saadoun Brahim. According to DPR laws, the death penalty is carried out by firing squad. | Judge Alexander Nikulin handed down a death sentence to the guys, as the prosecution was able to make enough…

TeleSUR, ysm, MER (2022-06-11). Canadá eliminará pruebas aleatorias de Covid-19 en aeropuertos. telesurtv.net La medida se implementará entre los días 11 y el 30 de junio en todos las terminales aéreas canadienses.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran-Venezuela ties now at most favorable condition: FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in a meeting with his Venezuelan counterpart assessed the condition of Iran-Venezuela ties as being in best condition.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Orthopedics and Sports Medicine to offer sports participation physicals for local high school athletes. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic Orthopedics and Sports Medicine will offer sports physicals for area students who are entering seventh to 12th grades and want to participate in school sports programs. The exams, which follow the protocol set by the Minnesota State High School League, are open to all athletes from Southeast Minnesota. Exams will be available by appointment only on July 30 from 8 to 11 a.m. CDT. Exams will be performed at Mayo…

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-10). Bolivia convoca a repensar el diálogo en el continente. telesurtv.net El jefe de la diplomacia boliviana comparecerá el viernes en la plenaria de la IX Cumbre de las Américas.

Anonymous669 (2022-06-10). In Video: Syria's Elite Tiger Forces Conduct Large-Scale Live-Fire Exercise. southfront.org On June 10, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) elite 25th Special Mission Forces Division, also known as the Tiger Forces, held a large-scale live-fire exercise. | The exercise was attended by Syrian Minister Lt. Gen. Ali Mahmoud Abbas and the commander of Russian forces in Syria. | During the exercise, units from the 25th Special Mission Forces Division conducted maneuvers mimicking urban warfare, close-range combat and airborne operations. Heavy weapons, including BTR-82A armored personnel which were…

____ (2022-06-11). Sales of Chinese auto brands continue steady growth in May. ecns.cn A total of 620,000 Chinese-brand passenger cars were sold last month, up 5 percent year on year and surging 29 percent from April, according to the China Passenger Car Association.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Science Saturday: What's behind patient requests for stem cells? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org In one of the first studies of its kind, Mayo Clinic analyzed a large group of patients to understand their motivations for seeking stem cell therapies and whether expectations are grounded in science. The findings could help health care professionals cut through misleading claims and better counsel patients. This research by Jennifer Arthurs; Zubin Master, Ph.D.; and Shane Shapiro, M.D. — all of Mayo Clinic — is published in NPJ Regenerative Medicine. "We learned that many patients interested in stem cells had…

Staff (2022-06-11). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on June 11. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Saturday, June 11.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Getting kids involved in the kitchen. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If your child is a picky eater, the battle over healthy foods can be a challenge. Being fussy about food is common in toddlers and small children, but parents can try some tips and tricks to introduce new foods. One approach to improving eating habits is to get kids involved in the kitchen. Involving children in meal planning and teaching kids to cook can have multiple benefits. Not only is cooking a necessary life skill,…

____ (2022-06-11). 29 painting reproductions of Prado Museum on display in Chengdu. ecns.cn An exhibition of 29 painting reproductions of Spain's Prado Museum, officially known as Museo Nacional del Prado, opened to the public on Thursday afternoon at a subway station in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province.

Manuel Pérez Rocha (2022-06-10). Latin American Leaders Should Stand Up for People, Not American Neoliberalism. commondreams.org As leaders gather in Los Angeles, a reflection on the past two decades of battles against neoliberalism and for a more just and equitable alternative in the Americas.

____ (2022-06-10). China flies high on space science. ecns.cn Spending on scientific leadership and building international research partnerships and collaborations do not mean pouring money into a figurative black hole.

Staff (2022-06-10). Reconoce Presidente a quienes se movilizaron y apoyaron durante los sucesos del Saratoga. cubadebate.cu El Presidente de la República, @DiazCanelB, participa en acto donde se reconoce la actitud solidaria y humana de trabajadores y combatientes que en condiciones difíciles se movilizaron en labores relacionadas con el lamentable suceso del Hotel Saratoga. Lo anterior se publica en la cuenta de Twitter de la Presidencia.

Liberation Staff-Olympic Peninsula (2022-06-10). LGBTQ Pride on Washington's Olympic PeninsulaÔøº. liberationnews.org Local youth community organizers made history and kicked off Clallam County's Pride weekend with Sequim, Washington's first ever "Coming Out" Pride Picnic.

Brett Wilkins (2022-06-10). 'Step Up or Get Out of the Way,' Say Organizers Ahead of June 11 March for Our Lives. commondreams.org Hundreds of protests against gun violence—and lawmakers' inaction—will take place in cities across the U.S. and abroad.

Staff (2022-06-10). Díaz-Canel: Dondequiera que haya pueblos en lucha, siempre estará Cuba (+Video). cubadebate.cu "Dondequiera que haya pueblos en lucha, siempre estará Cuba. Y dondequiera que esté Cuba, estarán los pueblos en lucha", con ese mensaje llegó la voz del Primer Secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista y Presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, este viernes a la Cumbre de los Pueblos, que se celebra de forma paralela a la mal llamada Cumbre de las Américas, en la ciudad norteamericana de Los àÅngeles.

____ (2022-06-10). China activates level-IV response after two quakes jolt Sichuan. ecns.cn A level-IV national emergency response has been activated after two earthquakes hit southwest China's Sichuan Province, the Ministry of Emergency Management said Friday.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Explosion in Kabul leaves 6 killed, 2 injured. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Media have reported from Afghanistan that sveral people have been killed or injured in bus explosion in the Afghanistan capital on Saturday afternoon.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Orthopedic surgeons have another tool for knee replacement: augmented reality. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — For people with severe arthritis pain in the knee joints, knee replacement is a viable option to improve their quality of life. Orthopedic surgeons now have a new tool for knee replacement: augmented reality. With augmented reality technology, a surgeon views data with special smart glasses or a helmet-based visor while maintaining the view of the surgical site. Virtual reality headsets block out users' vision and give them the sense that they…

Benjamin R. Barber (2022-06-10). Restoring the Voting Rights of Disenfranchised Ex-Felons' This Midterm Elections. commondreams.org With the midterm elections now underway, efforts are continuing in several Southern states to restore voting rights to people with felony convictions who've completed their sentences.

Staff (2022-06-10). MKO terrorists attack exhibition on their crimes in Stockholm. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — Members of anti-Iran terrorist grouplet, Mujahedin-e-Khalq Organization (MKO or MEK), have attacked the organizers of an exhibition held in Swedish capital of Stockholm on the group's crimes.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Q and A: How are rotator cuff tears treated? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I injured my rotator cuff recently and was told I was not a candidate for surgery. However, a friend shared that there's a new minimally invasive treatment option that uses a balloon implant. How does this procedure work, and how does it compare to traditional treatments? ANSWER: The rotator cuff is a group of muscles critical for the strength, stability and function of the shoulder. Tears of the rotator cuff tendons are a common…

____ (2022-06-11). Russian PM authorizes Russia's withdrawal from UNWTO. ecns.cn Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed an order on Friday authorizing the country's withdrawal from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Uzbek president offers condolences to Iran on train accident. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — The President of Uzbekistan sent a message to the President of Iran expressing his condolences over the losses of live and injury of a number of people in a passenger train derailment incident in the east of the country.

Anand Naidoo (2022-06-11). The Heat: Shangri-La Dialogue opens in Singapore. america.cgtn.com Calls for greater cooperation in Singapore, as Chinese and U.S. defense officials meet on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue.

Staff (2022-06-11). Nuestra determinación tiene que ser, ahora y siempre, que saldremos adelante, nunca nos rendiremos. cubadebate.cu No dejemos que gerencien nuestra irritación para manipularnos de acuerdo con una agenda política bien trazada. Después del fracaso de la cumbrecita de Los àÅngeles están desesperados por lograr una explosión social que les justifique la infamia de habernos excluido. Esta es una operación de laboratorio, nada espontánea y detrás de ella, los sospechosos habituales.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). 3 killed, 2 wounded in new US shooting in Maryland. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — Three people were killed and two injured, including a state trooper, in a shooting at a machine plant in Smithsburg, Maryland, US local media have reported.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Minute: How to have a productive visit with your health care professional. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Whether an appointment has been on the calendar for months or your visit to your health care professional's office is because of a sudden issue, getting the right treatment and answers to questions starts with a productive conversation. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/cs4SewSV2LU Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end of…

____ (2022-06-10). 6.0-magnitude earthquake hits SW China's Sichuan. ecns.cn Several earthquakes hit the Maerkang City of Aba Tibetan-Qiang Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China's Sichuan Province in the early morning of Friday, with the strongest one being 6.0 magnitude at a depth of 13 kilometers, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Iran starts injecting gas into advanced centrifuges: AEOI. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — The top Iranian nuclear official said the Iranian nuclear agency has installed new centrifuges and started injecting gas into them in accordance with the IAEA regulations.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-06-11). Tribunal boliviano condena a 10 años de prisión a expresidenta de facto Jeanine àÅñez. telesurtv.net La Fiscalía, la Procuraduría General y el Senado habían pedido 15 años de prisión para Jeanine Áñez.

TeleSUR, ysm, JGN (2022-06-10). Pdte. Arce resalta recuperación de la economía boliviana. telesurtv.net El jefe de Estado señaló que la economía nacional presenta indicadores positivos, lo que se evidencia en la vida cotidiana de los ciudadanos.

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-10). Ukraine Fears It Might Lose Western Support Over 'War Fatigue'. news.antiwar.com As the war in Ukraine drags on, Ukrainian officials fear that Kyiv might lose some Western support due to "war fatigue," The US and its allies have committed billions of dollars in weapons, but some Western European leaders have been calling for a negotiated solution to end the fighting, an idea Ukrainian officials have rejected. | "The fatigue is growing, people want some kind of outcome [that is beneficial] for themselves, and we want [another] outc…

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-06-10). China insta a EE.UU. a revertir venta de armas a Taiwán. telesurtv.net El Ministerio de Defensa de China ratificó la capacidad de su país para enfrentar las provocaciones de Occidente.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Police capture 13 burglars behind major bank robbery. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — In a statement on Friday morning, the Tehran Police said that burglars who stole from more than 160 safe boxes at a major branch of Bank Melli in downtown Tehran few days ago were detained in Iran and a neighboring country.

Staff (2022-06-10). Primer Ministro de Belice califica de "incomprensible e imperdonable" el veto de Venezuela y Cuba en la Cumbre. cubadebate.cu El primer ministro de Belice y presidente de turno de Caricom, John Briceño, calificó este jueves de "incomprensible e imperdonable" la decisión de Washington de no invitar a Venezuela y Cuba a la IX Cumbre de las Américas.

____ (2022-06-11). (W.E.Talk) Exclusive interview with the UAE ambassador to China. ecns.cn China and the UAE share similar development paths, concepts, and goals, which together provide some reference for developing countries to explore modernization independently.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-11). Marcha en México reivindica masacre del "Halconazo" telesurtv.net Los manifestantes piden al Gobierno de López Obrador a que lleve el caso de la masacre de junio de 1971 a la CIDH.

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-09). Congress Ramps Up Efforts to Increase $813 Billion Military Budget for 2023. news.antiwar.com Efforts to add more to President Biden's requested 2023 military budget are ramping up as hawks in Congress and US weapons makers are calling for more spending, Biden asked for an $813 billion military budget, which represents about a 4% increase from the $782 billion that was approved for 2022. But with inflation over 8%, Congress wants more, and the Biden administration appears poised to agree. | "I just think we have everything on our side on this thing," said Sen. J…

Staff (2022-06-11). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on June 11. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Mehr News agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Saturday, June 11.

____ (2022-06-11). China now one of world's busiest countries in transportation. ecns.cn China has become one of the busiest countries in the world in transportation, a transport official said Friday.Over the last decade, the country has seen its key transport indicators including passenger and freight volume of railway, road, waterway and civil aviation, cargo throughput of ports and business volume of postal and express services rank top in the world, Vice Minister of Transport Xu Chengguang said.

Leslie Feinberg (2022-06-10). Western colonizers imposed anti-gay laws throughout world — Lavender & Red, Part 112. workers.org The following is one installment of Feinberg's "Lavender & Red" series on the intersection of LGBTQ2S+ and socialist history, which appeared Sept. 27, 2007, in Workers World newspaper. The 120-part series was published between 2004 and 2008 and can be downloaded for free at workers.org/books. Sodomy laws, imposed on India . . . |

Staff (2022-06-10). Progresa reparación del bloque dos de la termoeléctrica de Felton. cubadebate.cu Los puntos fundamentales por los que atraviesan estas acciones hasta la sincronización definitiva del bloque, previstos para los primeros días de julio, fueron evaluados hoy por el Comandante de la Revolución Ramiro Valdés Menéndez, vice primer ministro cubano, en visita a esta industria. Actualmente laboran en las acciones de mantenimiento de la "Felton" más de 1200 trabajadores.

Staff (2022-06-10). Russia envoy ridicules anti-Iran "stupid resolution" at IAEA. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — Russia's envoy to international organizations based in Vienna has once again criticized passing of an anti-Iran resolution at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Board of Governors.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Iran VP, Iraq minister discuss bilateral cultural relations. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian vice president for parliamentary affairs and the Iraqi culture minister stress the need to broaden cultural relations in the interest of both Iraqi and Iranian nations.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-06-11). Pdte. venezolano: voz de los pueblos se escuchó en Los àÅngeles. telesurtv.net El jefe de Estado manifestó su agradecimiento a quienes se solidarizaron con Venezuela.

____ (2022-06-10). China to stress reform of WTO. ecns.cn China will uphold reform and inclusive growth of the World Trade Organization, and champion the cause of legitimate rights of developing countries so that the multilateral trading system can play a bigger role in addressing global challenges and facilitating post-COVID economic recovery, the Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Patients, Executive Director Highlighted in American Association for Cancer Research Cancer Disparities Progress Report. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — The American Association for Cancer Research today released its Cancer Disparities Progress Report 2022. The publication aims to raise awareness of the enormous toll that cancer exacts on racial and ethnic minorities and other diverse and medically underserved populations in the United States while highlighting areas of recent progress in reducing cancer health disparities. The report also provides specific recommendations for achieving health equity, a fundamental human right for all people regardless…

Jason Ditz (2022-06-10). Sadr Threatens Mass Resignations of MPs as Iraq Deadlock Fuels Unrest. news.antiwar.com Iraq is in a bad way at the moment, eight months out from an October 10 election and having exhausted the deadlines for forming a new government. There is an irrevocable That's bad for many Iraqis, as economic strife and corruption are leading to calls for government action, and the remnants of the outgoing government lacks a mandate to do anything. Iraqis are hoping the new government would do something about food prices, but if there is no new government…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Program hosts Battle of the Badges challenge among first responders for a good cause. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org WHAT: First responders choose their careers for many reasons: to work with the public, to create safe communities for everyone to enjoy, and for many of them, to save lives. Join and help promote the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Program in its Battle of the Badges blood donation challenge that supports Olmsted County, Minnesota's first responders. There is no substitute for the lifesaving gift of blood, and patients rely upon the caring spirit of blood…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-06-10). Califican el asalto al Capitolio de golpe de Estado fallido. telesurtv.net La comisión legislativa considera como una conspiración tramada para que el expresidente continuara en el poder.

____ (2022-06-11). Wheat harvester leaves 'tree circles' on terraces. ecns.cn As locals finish wheat harvest, traces are left on the terraces in Ruicheng County, north China's Shanxi Province, creating "circles of tree rings".

Staff (2022-06-11). Palestinian Resistance carries out missile test in Gaza. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Palestinian sources on Saturday reported that the Palestinian Resistance forces have launched a missile test on the shores of Gaza, during which several missiles were fired into the sea.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Azeri pres. Aliyev condoles with Iran over recent train crash. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has offered condolences to Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi over a train crash.

Noreply (2022-06-10). It Is Friday. . smoothiex12.blogspot.com Thank you Mike H for making me (and my wife) laugh hysterically for the last 48 hours)). It is a hard combat work at front-lines in Ukraine, but one needs a minute of relaxation to get a pure genius of this)). It is especially hilarious because it is so true. In related Friday thingy which we didn't do in a long time. Bones will lov…

____ (2022-06-10). China's push for education equality. ecns.cn However, this burden reduction should not come at the expense of succumbing to banal market pleasures."ÄÄ"ÄÄA reading room at a Beijing primary school in Beijing, China, July 19, 2021.

____ (2022-06-11). Hubei local opera performed to welcome Cultural and Natural Heritage Day. ecns.cn Actors welcome China's Cultural and Natural Heritage Day which falls on June 11 this year by performing Yuediao Zhezi Opera, a kind of Chinese opera native to Hubei Province, at the Xiangyang Theater, Hubei Province, June 9, 2022.

Brett Wilkins (2022-06-10). Reported End to Facebook's 'Murky' Deals With News Giants Sparks Call for 'Truly Fair Marketplace'. commondreams.org "We can't allow our free press to be captured by tech monopolies," warned one advocate.

TeleSUR, jaa, JGN (2022-06-10). Denuncian asesinato de líder social en Antioquia, Colombia. telesurtv.net Según reseñó Indepaz, el líder de 45 años resultó muerto al recibir disparos de escopeta en varias partes del cuerpo.

Staff (2022-06-11). IAEA politicization and principled action of Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Following the non-constructive approach of the IAEA and the lack of goodwill in its interactions with Iran, AEOI, in a principled and prudent action, cut off the IAEA's extra-camera cameras in one of Iran's nuclear centers.

____ (2022-06-11). First large-scale metaverse-themed fashion show put on stage in Hong Kong. ecns.cn Juxtaposed 2022 FASHION META, an event that combines creative technology with traditional craftsmanship is put on stage in Central, Hong Kong on the evening of June 9, 2022.

A Guest Author (2022-06-10). AFL-CIO convention must unconditionally support Puerto Rico's unions — Commentary. workers.org This article is by a guest author who is a member of the construction trades and a member of the AFL-CIO. The 2022 convention of the AFL-CIO will be held in Philadelphia June 12-15. Every four years the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations meets in a convention to . . . |

Jonathan Cook (2022-06-10). Forget Liberating Ukraine — We First Need To Liberate Our Minds. mintpressnews.com Our compassion to help is being weaponized in ways that kill Ukrainians and destroy their communities. In fighting a 'madman,' we are revealing our own insanity.

Staff (2022-06-11). Gunmen kidnap 38 passengers on minibuses in Haiti. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Gang members in Haiti on Friday kidnapped 38 people as they were riding in minibuses out of the capital Port-au-Prince, bound for the south of the country, the head of a drivers' association said.

____ (2022-06-11). One year on, Hainan FTP law secures wider opening-up. ecns.cn Since the implementation of the Hainan free trade port (FTP) law on June 10, 2021, Hainan has issued 17 related regulations, with the new law speeding up local legislation to guarantee better development and wider opening-up of the Hainan FTP.

Olivia Rosane (2022-06-10). World Oceans Day: Biden admin announces National Parks' plastic phaseout, new marine sanctuary. peoplesworld.org The Biden administration announced new steps to protect the nation's oceans in honor of both National Ocean Month and World Ocean Day. These measures include the creation of a new national marine sanctuary and a long-awaited phaseout of single-use plastics from national parks and public lands. "During National Ocean Month, we celebrate the beauty and bounty of …

WSWS (2022-06-11). Sri Lankan president imposes essential public services order, banning power and health workers strikes. wsws.org The EPSA gazette is a warning that the Rajapakse-Wickremesinghe government will unleash all manner of repressive measures against the working class.

____ (2022-06-11). Moscow to respond appropriately to NATO threats: report. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — A Russian Foreign Ministry official emphasized that his country will respond appropriately to the security threats posed by NATO forces.

Staff (2022-06-10). Los ingleses y La Habana, 260 años atrás. cubadebate.cu En la mañana del domingo 6 de junio de 1762 se presentó a los pobladores de La Habana un espectáculo inusitado. Ante la mirada asombrada de los habitantes y autoridades de la capital de Cuba se fue acrecentando, en el azul del horizonte, la presencia de una agrupación de buques de proporciones jamás vista en estas latitudes.

TeleSUR, jaa, SH (2022-06-11). Canciller boliviano: Cumbre dejó de ser punto de encuentro. telesurtv.net El canciller Mayta declaró que la nación que él representa exige respeto y reclamó por la aplicación de no intervención en los asuntos internos de los Estados.

Tian Johnson, Melinda St. Louis (2022-06-10). WTO Negotiations Prioritize Institution's Reputation Over COVID Medicines Access. commondreams.org It's embarrassing that the WTO as an institution is so broken that it cannot deliver an emergency waiver of its own rules in the midst of a once-in-a-century pandemic that shuttered the entire global economy.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Minute: What to expect with COVID-19 vaccinations for youngest kids. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) could grant emergency use authorization of a COVID-19 vaccination for the youngest kids later this month. Pfizer asked the agency to review data and authorize its COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 6 months to 5 years.If the FDA committee recommends authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will still need to sign off on the vaccinations before they would go into the littlest of arms. Watch: The Mayo…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Disparities in opioid treatment access remain for women, Black and Hispanic people. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Buprenorphine is a prescription approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that effectively treats opioid dependence or addiction. But women, as well as Black and Hispanic populations, do not have equal access to this potentially lifesaving medication, new Mayo Clinic research finds. The study published Friday, June 3, in JAMA Network Open. The research team used the OptumLabs Data Warehouse to examine 3,110 filled prescriptions of buprenorphine from 72,055 emergency department visits across the…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-11). Pdte. Maduro es recibido por su par iraní en Teherán. telesurtv.net Durante el encuentro ambos presidentes revisarán y potenciarán lo relacionado a la cooperación en materia energética.

Staff (2022-06-10). Ministra de Comercio Interior intercambió con representantes de los nuevos actores económicos en la gastronomía. cubadebate.cu La burocracia, falta de créditos bancarios, impuestos, desabastecimiento y desconocimiento de las nuevas regulaciones por algunas autoridades fueron algunos de los temas abordados este viernes por empresarios y cooperativistas de la gastronomía durante un debate con la ministra de Comercio Interior, Betsy Díaz Velázquez.

____ (2022-06-11). Transportation Network of Xiongan New Area. ecns.cn Xiongan New Area,as a national model of high-quality development, adheres to establish a diversified, convenient, green and smart public traffic system.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Orthopedic surgeons have another tool for knee replacement: augmented reality. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — For people with severe arthritis pain in the knee joints, knee replacement is a viable option to improve their quality of life. Orthopedic surgeons now have a new tool for knee replacement: augmented reality. With augmented reality technology, a surgeon views data with special smart glasses or a helmet-based visor while maintaining the view of the surgical site. Virtual reality headsets block out users' vision and give them the sense that they…

Staff (2022-06-11). Turkiye targets areas in N Syria with rockets. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Local sources in Syria reported that Turkiye has launched a rocket attack on the northern parts of the country.

TeleSUR, jaa, JGN (2022-06-10). Pdte. argentino critica exclusión de Cuba, Venezuela y Nicaragua por EE.UU. telesurtv.net El presidente argentino condenó los bloqueos a Cuba y Venezuela, y rechazó la actitud de respaldo de la OEA a la desestabilización en la región.

Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (2022-06-10). Lori Wallach on Vaccine Equity, Steffie Woolhandler on Insurance & Covid. fair.org (photo: African Union) | This week on CounterSpin: Some of the worst work that corporate news media do is convince us that simple things are actually, if you just ignore the role of power, more complicated than you could hope to understand. So, yes, Covid is killing millions of people, and yes, there are tests and treatments and vaccines for it, and yes, many countries in need of them—but no, we can't put those things together, for reasons that you shouldn't worry your head over. There are in fact people and policies, with names, preventing developing countries from accessing life-saving vaccines…. A sto…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-06-10). Llega Nicolás Maduro a Irán en visita oficial. telesurtv.net Es parte de la gira que lo ha llevado a otros países de la región medioriental y del Magreb durante la última semana.

Oluwadunni Ojumu, Caroline Hodi (2022-06-10). The Government Can (and Should) Make Social Media Platforms Safer for Young Users. commondreams.org A 2018 study indicated that frequent users of image-based social media platforms reported more anxiety, depression, and body image concerns than less frequent users.

Staff (2022-06-10). Llega Nicolás Maduro a Irán en visita oficial. cubadebate.cu El presidente de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, llegó este viernes a Teherán, capital de Irán, para una visita oficial por invitación de su homólogo persa, Seyed Ebrahim Raisi, durante la cual está prevista la firma de acuerdos de cooperación bilateral en distintos sectores.

Staff (2022-06-10). Esteban Lazo recorrió barrios afectados por las inundaciones en La Habana. cubadebate.cu Constatar las transformaciones y las acciones de recuperación e indagar por la participación y el control popular al interior de la comunidad, fueron algunos objetivos del recorrido de este jueves del miembro del Buró Político del Comité Central del Partido Esteban Lazo Hernández, presidente de la Asamblea Nacional del Poder Popular y del Consejo de Estado, por barrios de La Habana afectados recientemente por las intensas lluvias.

Staff (2022-06-11). Desde este domingo, Cuadrando la Caja, nuevo programa televisivo para debatir sobre economía. cubadebate.cu Cuadrando la Caja, nueva propuesta televisiva para debatir, cuestionar y llegar a consensos desde el socialismo cubano sobre temas económicos, saldrá al aire este domingo a las 7: 00 p.m. por el canal Caribe. øQué son las utilidades? øCómo se planifican? øCuáles son las condiciones que han propiciado la obtención de algunas empresas de súper utilidades? øSon el resultado de una mayor eficiencia por parte de la Empresa Estatal Socialista?

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-06-10). Invisten al nuevo presidente de Somalia. telesurtv.net Hassan Sheikh Mohamud fue investido en un militarizado aeropuerto de Mogadiscio. Ya había tomado posesión de su cargo hace dos semanas.

____ (2022-06-11). Southeastern European countries call for acceleration of European integration. ecns.cn Leaders from southeastern European countries have called for the acceleration of the European integration process and voiced commitment to jointly enhance energy security, and address security issues and climate change.

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-10). Dominica condena exclusión de países en la Cumbre de las Américas. telesurtv.net Dominica demandó además que se saque a Cuba de la lista de países patrocinadores del terrorismo.

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-11). Austin, Chinese Defense Chief Trade Warnings on Taiwan. news.antiwar.com Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin and Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe held their first in-person meeting on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on Friday and traded warnings over Taiwan. According to the Pentagon, Austin told Beijing to "refrain from further destabilizing actions toward Taiwan" and warned against any changes to the "status quo" across the …

Noreply (2022-06-10). My Talking Head For The Weekend. smoothiex12.blogspot.com It is Friday, after all. First, me talking about… things. I wrote a lot on netcentricity in this blog.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-06-11). Pdte. cubano agradece solidaridad en Cumbre de los Pueblos. telesurtv.net El mandatario afirmó que la solidaridad es el arma más formidable para quienes creen en el poder de las masas.

Dennis Broe (2022-06-10). French legislative vote: With united left can the right be defeated? peoplesworld.org Jean-Luc Mélenchon and his party France Insoumise (France unbowed to the neoliberal turn), the socialists, communists, and others have pulled off the electoral stunner of this 2022 presidential campaign by uniting the various parties of the left to oppose the French president Emmanuel Macron. In so doing, they have instilled hope that five more years …

Staff (2022-06-10). Disconnecting cameras came after resolution, more to follow. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — This week's Tehran Friday Prayers Leader Ayatollah Ahmad Khatami said that the purpose of Wednesday anti-Iran resolution at the IAEA Board of Governors was to force the Islamic Republic to make concessions in negotiations.

Arjae Red (2022-06-10). Buffalo, New York: No more rainbow capitalism! workers.org Buffalo, New York Credit: Ellie Dorritie At the Buffalo corporate-sponsored Pride Parade June 5, members and friends of Workers World Party hit the streets to distribute literature on the radical history of Pride and the struggle of the LGBTQ+ community against police violence — especially against Black and Brown trans . . . |

Staff (2022-06-10). Reanudan trasplantes renales en Cuba. cubadebate.cu Con la realización esta semana de dos trasplantes renales en el Hospital Provincial Clínico Quirúrgico Arnaldo Milián Castro, de la provincia de Villa Clara, se reinició ese servicio luego de casi dos años paralizado debido a la pandemia de COVID-19. El procedimiento ha beneficiado a más de 6 000 cubanos de manera gratuita.

Jason Ditz (2022-06-10). Sadr Threatens Mass Resignations of MPs as Iraq Deadlock Fuels Unrest. news.antiwar.com Iraq is in a bad way at the moment, eight months out from an October 10 election and having exhausted the deadlines for forming a new government. There is an irrevocable That's bad for many Iraqis, as economic strife and corruption are leading to calls for government action, and the remnants of the outgoing government lack a mandate to do anything. Iraqis were hoping the new government would do something about food prices, but if there is no new government…

____ (2022-06-11). 'Slashie' helps farmers with tractors, drones. ecns.cn Zou Xinv, head of Chunfeng Planting Cooperative in Binjiang Town, Yichun City, Jiangxi Province goes to fertilize the field with a sprayer on June 9.

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-06-10). Rusia captura a oficial ucraniano ligado al crimen organizado. telesurtv.net Artur Gorobets, apodado Tucha, "había sido controlado por Alexander Shmitko, el jefe del departamento regional de SBU".

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Resistance only way to counter US pressures: Leader. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — "Iran and Venezuela's successful experience show that the sole way to win against US pressures is resistance," according to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei in a meeting with President Maduro Sat..

____ (2022-06-10). No casualty reported after earthquakes in China's Sichuan. ecns.cn Friday after two earthquakes above 5.0-magnitude hit southwest China's Sichuan Province, according to the provincial emergency response department."ÄÄ"ÄÄA 5.8-magnitude quake first struck the Maerkang City of Aba Tibetan-Qiang Autonomous Prefecture at 00: 03 a.m.

Staff (2022-06-11). Ministerio de Trabajo y Seguridad Social informa sobre proceso de adecuación de actividad de cuentapropistas. cubadebate.cu Los trabajadores por cuenta propia que no han adecuado el ejercicio de su actividad deben acudir a las Oficinas de Trámites y Empleo del municipio donde residen con el proyecto de trabajo a desarrollar, que puede ser entregado en formato digital, informó en su página web el Ministerio de Trabajo y Seguridad Social.

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-06-10). Fuerzas de Israel asesinan a joven palestino en Hebrón, Cisjordania. telesurtv.net La víctima fue identificada como Mahmoud Fayez Abu Ayhour, de 27 años de edad.

Julia Conley (2022-06-10). 'Unknown Territory': Antarctic Glaciers Melting at Rate Unprecedented in 5, 0 Years: Study. commondreams.org "These currently elevated rates of ice melting may signal that those vital arteries from the heart of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet have been ruptured," said one researcher. "Is it too late to stop the bleeding?"

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Minute: What to expect with COVID-19 vaccinations for youngest kids. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) could grant emergency use authorization of a COVID-19 vaccination for the youngest kids later this month. Pfizer asked the agency to review data and authorize its COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 6 months to 5 years.If the FDA committee recommends authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will still need to sign off on the vaccinations before they would go into the littlest of arms. Watch: The Mayo…

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-06-10). Reportan al menos 40 muertos por derrumbe en mina del Congo. telesurtv.net Las autoridades informaron que una cantidad superior a 40 pozos de entre 15 y 18 metros de profundidad resultaron afectados.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Minute: What is ulnar wrist pain? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If you have pain on the side of your wrist opposite your thumb, it's called ulnar wrist pain. There are many things that can cause it, and there are several ways to treat it. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/8XadkSpme-w Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 07) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. "Ulnar wrist pain is a small area from the pinky side of your…

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-06-10). Medical marvels and noble findings: News from the College. imperial.ac.uk Here's a batch of fresh news and announcements from across Imperial.

Anonymous587 (2022-06-10). The Essence Of Ukrainian Propaganda (Photos, Video). southfront.org Actions in support of Ukraine | Everyone who monitors the conflict in Ukraine is accustomed to the fact that, in addition to military methods of warfare, informational methods are also actively used. Moreover, the information side is actively used all over the world in order to draw the attention of ordinary people to the gravity of the situation of modern Ukrainians. | To this end, Ukraine has specially created units of information and psychological operations, which develop and conduct operations to influence the populat…

TeleSUR, jaa, SH (2022-06-11). Inflación en EE.UU. alcanza su máximo valor en 40 años. telesurtv.net Debido a las sanciones impuestas por EE.UU y la Unión Europea a Moscú, el sector energético registró el mayor ascenso en su precio desde 2005.

Lucystock (2022-06-10). The Weekly Round-up: social care spending, Stafford statements and Ukraine's legal battle. ukhumanrightsblog.com In the news: The recent Health and Care Act 2022 has come under scrutiny for introducing a cap on social care spending. From October 2023, the government will introduce a cap of £86,000 on the amount anyone in England will need to spend on their care over their lifetime. The cap will no longer count …

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Iran started injecting gas into advanced centrifuges: AEOI. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — The top Iranian nuclear official said the Iranian nuclear agency has installed new centrifuges and started injecting gas into them in accordance with the IAEA regulations.

Staff (2022-06-11). Rusia concede a Cuba aplazamiento del pago de préstamos. cubadebate.cu El presidente de Rusia, Vladímir Putin, firmó este sábado una ley que validó cuatro protocolos en los acuerdos de préstamo intergubernamentales ruso-cubanos para otorgar a Cuba una prórroga de los pagos. El Consejo de la Federación de Rusia ratificó el documento el 8 de junio, mientras que la Duma Estatal lo hizo el 24 de mayo.

____ (2022-06-11). Six pandas in Chongqing celebrate birthday together. ecns.cn Chongqing Zoo holds a collective birthday party for six giant pandas on June 10. They are three-year-old "Shuangshuang", "Chongchong", "Xixi" and "Qingqing" and one-year-old "Xingxing" and "Chenchen".

Staff (2022-06-11). VIDEO: Imam Reza birthday anniv. celebrated in Qom. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian people mark the birthday anniversary of the eighth Shia Imam, Imam Reza (PBUH) in the holy shrine of his sister, Hazrat Masumeh, in Qom.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). North-South corridor begins op. with 1st shipment. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — The International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) began operation with the first shipment from Russia to India, the head of Iranian-Russian port Solyanka in the Astrakhan region said.

Staff (2022-06-11). Reconocen los CDR, en Ciego de àÅvila, a los donantes de sangre de Cuba (+ Fotos). cubadebate.cu Más de 11000 donaciones de sangre, un número importante de convalecientes de la COVID-19 devenidos en donantes de plasma híperinmune y otros resultados, convirtieron recientemente a la provincia Ciego de àÅvila en la Vanguardia de este programa en el país y en sede, hoy 11 de junio, de la celebración nacional por el Día Internacional del Donante Voluntario de Sangre.

Staff (2022-06-11). Que esta sea la última cumbre donde nos falten los pueblos de Cuba, Nicaragua y Venezuela (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Estoy seguro que este planteamiento va a llevar a que esta sea la última cumbre en donde estemos discutiendo una organización agotada como la Organización de Estados Americanos, última cumbre en la que tengamos que discutir el bloqueo a Cuba y última cumbre que nos falten Cuba, Nicaragua, Venezuela o cualquier otro pueblo.

TeleSUR, ysm, JGN (2022-06-10). Alertan que dos glaciares de la Antártida se derriten rápidamente. telesurtv.net La pérdida de hielo de los glaciares Thwaites y Pine Island podría incrementar hasta en 3.4 metros el nivel del mar en el futuro.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic expert offers tips to prevent, manage headaches, from migraine to 'rebound'. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org PHOENIX, Ariz. — Headache disorders are among the most common health problems worldwide and one of the most underdiagnosed and undertreated, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). In this expert alert, neurologist Amaal Starling, M.D., a headache and migraine expert at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, offers tips to prevent and manage headache disorders, including migraine and medication-induced rebound headache. There are more than a dozen different types of headache disorders. The most common disabling…

Brett Wilkins (2022-06-09). Over 400 Groups Call on UN Food Agency to 'End Partnership With Pesticide Industry'. commondreams.org "We cannot allow the U.N. agency mandated to support farmers and agricultural systems aligning with the industry that aims to influence national policy and causes such egregious pesticide poisoning and environmental devastation."

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-11). Joven palestino herido en ataque israelí muere en hospital. telesurtv.net Samih Jamal Amarneh sucumbió a las graves heridas que sufrió por las fuerzas de ocupación israelíes en la ciudad de Yabad.

Adriaan Alsema (2022-06-09). Colombia's ELN guerrillas deny kidnapping presidential candidate's daughter. colombiareports.com Guerilla group ELN denied involvement in the 2004 disappearance of the daughter of one of Colombia's presidential candidates. The runner-up in the May 29 first round of elections, Rodolfo Hernandez,…

Staff (2022-06-10). La inflación en EEUU alcanza récord en 40 años: 8,6% en mayo. cubadebate.cu La inflación en Estados Unidos alcanzó su nivel más alto en 40 años, luego de que los precios de la gasolina, los alimentos y otros productos básicos aumentaron en mayo. Los precios al consumidor aumentaron 8,6% en mayo con respecto al mismo mes del año anterior, superando el aumento del 8,3% en abril, informó el Departamento de Trabajo el viernes.

TeleSUR, ysm, SH (2022-06-11). Trovador Silvio Rodríguez recibe llaves de la capital mexicana. telesurtv.net La jefa del Gobierno de la Ciudad de México reconoció la presencia del cantautor "en la lucha por un presente y un futuro feliz, solidario y transformador".

____ (2022-06-10). HK's edge in legal services, talent training highlighted. ecns.cn While promoting the rule of law under the "one country, two systems" principle, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region should also consider its advantages in legal services and talent training to contribute to the construction of foreign-related rule of law of the country, officials said.

____ (2022-06-10). Nearly 200 cultural relics unearthed in Tianjin. ecns.cn Photo shows the evacuation site of an ancient tomb found in the north of the Baimaquan village, Jizhou District, Tianjin.

Anand Naidoo (2022-06-10). The Heat: Summit of the Americas. america.cgtn.com The United States tries to display leadership at the Summit of the Americas, but are countries in the region following Washington's lead?>

Staff (2022-06-11). "Our great friend Ben Wallace": British, Ukrainian DMs meet. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Interfax-UkraineJune 11, 2022 Reznikov meets with UK Secretary of State for Defence Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov met with British Secretary of State for Defence Ben Wallace in Kyiv, and the parties had a productive discussion. "I was pleased to meet with our great friend Ben Wallace. We had a productive and frank discussion today. …

____ (2022-06-10). U.S. House select committee investigating Capitol riot holds first public hearing. ecns.cn The U.S. House select committee investigating the Capital Hill insurrection on Jan. 6 of 2021 held its first public hearing on Thursday night.

Anonymous669 (2022-06-10). Syrian Strikes Kill Special Forces Commander Of Turkish-Backed Faction In Greater Idlib. southfront.org © Sputnik / Iliya Pitalev | On June 9, a senior commander of the Turkish-backed National Front for Liberation (NFL) was killed and four of his militants were wounded when the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) artillery stuck a position they were manning in the outskirts of the town of Kansafra in the southern part of the Greater Idlib region. | Kansafra was shelled by the SAA along with the nearby towns of Falafel, al-Bara and Fatterah. The four towns are a part of the al-Zawiya mountain. | The slain commander was identifi…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-11). Líder norcoreano llama a reforzar capacidades defensivas del país. telesurtv.net Durante la sesión del Partido de los Trabajadores, Kim Jong-un decidió nombrar como nueva ministra de Exteriores a Choe Son-Hui.

____ (2022-06-11). Xinjiang aims to attract 250 million tourist visits this year. ecns.cn Tourists enjoy themselves along Duku Highway in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, June 20, 2021.It's also nothing like what's portrayed by Western anti-China forces, Xu Guixiang, a spokesman of the regional government, said at an online news conference on Thursday."ÄÄ…

____ (2022-06-10). Wheat harvester leaves 'tree circles' on terraces. ecns.cn As locals finish wheat harvest, traces are left on the terraces in Ruicheng County, north China's Shanxi Province, creating "circles of tree rings".

Julia Conley (2022-06-10). New Revelations Show Ginni Thomas 'Very Much a Part of Seditious Conspiracy'. commondreams.org New reporting shows wife of Supreme Court Justice pushed at least 29 Arizona lawmakers to overturn 2020 election results.

WSWS (2022-06-11). New Zealand hospitals inundated, healthcare system "imploding" wsws.org Hospitals are delaying thousands of operations due to being inundated with COVID cases and other winter illnesses, thanks to the Labour Party-led government's homicidal "let it rip" policy.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Minute: How to have a productive visit with your health care professional. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Whether an appointment has been on the calendar for months or your visit to your health care professional's office is because of a sudden issue, getting the right treatment and answers to questions starts with a productive conversation. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/cs4SewSV2LU Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end of…

Staff (2022-06-10). Este viernes: Regresa peña La Pupila Afilada en la Casa de la Amistad. cubadebate.cu Este viernes 10 de junio, desde las seis de la tarde hasta las nueve de la noche, tendrá lugar la cuarta edición de la peña La Pupila Afilada en la Casa de la Amistad del Vedado capitalino, sita en 17 y Paseo, tras cerca de dos meses sin celebrarse el encuentro. En esta ocasión, estará dedicada a los play off del béisbol cubano y al panorama de la Cumbre de las Américas.

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-10). Cuba en la Cumbre de los Pueblos: daños del bloqueo a las mujeres. telesurtv.net El bloqueo es una formas de violencia contra el pueblo y las mujeres cubanas, según la representante de la FMC.

____ (2022-06-10). China's FM says U.S.' disrespectful cooperation' with Latin America doomed to fail. ecns.cn The US places more importance on its selfish interests. Its so-called cooperation with other countries is aimed at excluding and containing certain countries. This is deeply disrespectful for Latin American and Caribbean countries. It would not be recognized by regional countries, still less deliver real benefits to the people in the region. It would only end in failure.

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-10). Biden Faces Backlash at Summit of Americas for Excluding Countries. news.antiwar.com President Biden The US didn't invite Venezuela, Nicaragua, and Cuba, prompting Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Staff (2022-06-11). Mundial de Voleibol de Playa: Díaz y Alayo también abren con derrota. cubadebate.cu La pareja cubana de Noslen Díaz y Jorge Luis Alayo abrió con derrota de 0-2 su presencia en el Campeonato Mundial de Voleibol de Playa, un evento con sede en la capital italiana, donde las cubanas Leila y Lidy también debutaron con un revés. Los antillanos cedieron 0-2 ante los australianos McHugh y Burnett, con pizarras finales de 21-15 y 21-18.

____ (2022-06-10). Sales of Chinese auto brands continue steady growth in May. ecns.cn A total of 620,000 Chinese-brand passenger cars were sold last month, up 5 percent year on year and surging 29 percent from April, according to the China Passenger Car Association.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Japanese cabinet approves policy to double military spending. wsws.org The drastic increase in funding is part of Tokyo's preparations for war with China alongside the United States.

Staff (2022-06-11). Congratulations to Muslims on birthday anniv. of Imam Reza. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Today is the blessed birthday anniversary of Imam Reza (PBUH), the 8th Infallible Successor of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH). On this auspicious occasion, Shia Muslims across the globe pay tribute to the Eighth Infallible Imam.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-11). Rusia e Irán rechazan ataques terroristas en Siria. telesurtv.net Los ataques aéreos israelíes fueron tildados de provocativos dentro de la estrategia terrorista sostenida por Israel.

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-06-11). Cumbre de los Pueblos llama a luchar contra el imperialismo. telesurtv.net Otra de las propuestas más contundentes de la Cumbre de los Pueblos fue la afirmación de que la Organización de Estados Americanos (OEA) debe ser abolida.

Mark Gruenberg (2022-06-10). After long drive, AFA tries again to unionize 22K at Delta. peoplesworld.org ATLANTA—After at least a two-year drive, and 12 years after a narrow loss under unusual circumstances, the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA is trying anew to unionize the 22,000 flight attendants at notoriously hostile Delta Airlines. And this time, union President Sara Nelson and rank and file members are confident they'll win. AFA must gather union …

Andrew Wright (2022-06-09). Starbucks baristas win unions at four Michigan stores, set sights on 'worker power'. peoplesworld.org ANN ARBOR, Mich.—Starbucks workers in four different coffee shops across Ann Arbor won their votes to unionize on Tuesday. Workers at one location, on South University, lost the vote, 10—16, but organizers remain hopeful. "Union power is union power," said organizer and spokesperson for Starbucks Workers United Lindsay Calka. "We are a force to be …

WSWS (2022-06-10). Former Forsyth County jail nurse Michelle Heughins declares her innocence at arraignment. wsws.org Nurse Michelle Heughins pleaded not guilty at her arraignment yesterday at the Forsyth County court in the death of John Neville, who died of asphyxiation at the hands of correction officers in December 2019.

Anonymous669 (2022-06-10). Russian Strela-10 SHORAD Shot Down Tactical Ukrainian Drone (Video). southfront.org Screen grab from the video released by the Russian Ministry of Defense, via Zenger News. | On June 9, the Russian Ministry of Defense released footage showing a 9K35 Strela-10 short-range air-defense system intercepting a Ukrainian A1-SM Fury tactical drone. | The fairly small drone was detected by an 1L122 Harmonium short-range air surveillance and target acquisition radar. The L-Band radar, which was developed by Russia's Almaz-Antey, has a range of up to 40 kilometers. | The drone was then quickly shot down with a…

____ (2022-06-10). NATO having China in its sights poses risks. ecns.cn The US will likely seek to coordinate the actions of its North Atlantic and "Indo-Pacific" gangs and try to persuade countries to decouple their supply chains from China.

WSWS (2022-06-11). The pandemic, the global crisis of capitalism, the resurgence of class struggles and the tasks of the Socialist Equality Party (Sri Lanka)—Part 2. wsws.org As in every corner of the globe, the COVID-19 pandemic has sharply intensified the crisis of the Sri Lankan capitalist class and President Gotabhaya Rajapakse's government.

Staff (2022-06-11). N. Korea appoints veteran diplomat as first female FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — North Korea has appointed veteran diplomat Choe Son-hui as its first female foreign minister, state media reported Saturday.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Venezuela President arrives in Tehran for state visit. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — The Venezuelan president arrived in Tehran on Friday afternoon at the head of a high-ranking political and economic delegation.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Science Saturday: What's behind patient requests for stem cells? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org In one of the first studies of its kind, Mayo Clinic analyzed a large group of patients to understand their motivations for seeking stem cell therapies and whether expectations are grounded in science. The findings could help health care professionals cut through misleading claims and better counsel patients. This research by Jennifer Arthurs; Zubin Master, Ph.D.; and Shane Shapiro, M.D. — all of Mayo Clinic — is published in NPJ Regenerative Medicine. "We learned that many patients interested in stem cells had…

____ (2022-06-10). No disinformation can hinder Xinjiang's development and prosperity: Chinese Mission to EU. ecns.cn No lie or fallacy can deny the fact that Xinjiang has made historic progress in human rights development and no disinformation can hinder Xinjiang's development and prosperity, said the spokesperson of Chinese Mission to the EU on Thursday in response to the resolution concerns the human rights in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Program hosts Battle of the Badges challenge among first responders for a good cause. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org WHAT: First responders choose their careers for many reasons: to work with the public, to create safe communities for everyone to enjoy, and for many of them, to save lives. Join and help promote the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Program in its Battle of the Badges blood donation challenge that supports Olmsted County, Minnesota's first responders. There is no substitute for the lifesaving gift of blood, and patients rely upon the caring spirit of blood…

Adriana Lopez (2022-06-09). We Are Failing Domestic Violence Survivors. commondreams.org I serve domestic violence survivors as a social worker. The toxic public shaming of Amber Heard will discourage some from ever speaking up.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Palliative care for people with cancer designed to fit the needs of each patient. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Palliative care is offered alongside cancer treatment to help people with cancer manage symptoms and improve the quality of life for them and their families. Palliative care is specialized medical care that focuses on relieving patients' pain and other symptoms of serious illness no matter the diagnosis or stage of disease. "The palliative care team really focuses on addressing symptoms and needs so that we can help people feel as comfortable as they can as they…

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-10). Belice: imperdonables las exclusiones en Cumbre de las Américas. telesurtv.net Belice detalló los problemas que afectan a los países en desarrollo y la necesidad de respuestas estratégicas.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Iran loses to S Korea at Asian Women's U18 Volleyball C'ship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — Iran suffered a heavy loss agaisnt the team at the 14th Asian Women's U18 Volleyball Championship on Thursday.

TeleSUR, ysm, MER (2022-06-10). Ordenan suspender elección de defensor del Pueblo en Perú. telesurtv.net La medida responde a la solicitud del Sindicato de Trabajadores de la Defensoría del Pueblo ante presunta falta de transparencia en el proceso.

____ (2022-06-11). 15th Chinese Bridge-Chinese Proficiency Competition held in Fiji. ecns.cn The Fiji preliminary round of the 15th Chinese Bridge-Chinese Proficiency Competition for foreign secondary school students was held successfully on Friday, with the participation of 10 student players from the Suva-based Yat Sen School.

Michael Latner (2022-06-10). The Insurrection Isn't Over: January 6 Hearings Reveal Threat of Future Election Violence. commondreams.org The House Committee hearings provide a unique opportunity for the public to see how the failed insurrection on January 6th set in motion a series of events that is likely to result in coordinated violence and disruption in upcoming elections.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Orthopedics and Sports Medicine to offer sports participation physicals for local high school athletes. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic Orthopedics and Sports Medicine will offer sports physicals for area students who are entering seventh to 12th grades and want to participate in school sports programs. The exams, which follow the protocol set by the Minnesota State High School League, are open to all athletes from Southeast Minnesota. Exams will be available by appointment only on July 30 from 8 to 11 a.m. CDT. Exams will be performed at Mayo…

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-06-10). Siria e Irán firman acuerdo de cooperación en sector salud. telesurtv.net Los puntos del acuerdo de cooperación incluyen la medicina docente, la investigación científica, los fármacos, equipos médicos, entre otros.

____ (2022-06-11). Maduro visits fair to see Iran knowledge-based firms products. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Visiting Venezuelan president paid a visit to the exhibition of capabilities and achievements of Iranian knowledge-based companies in Tehran on Saturday on the sidelines of his meetings and consultation with Iranian officials.

____ (2022-06-11). Chinese ambassador: healthy, stable development of China-Australia ties beneficial to two peoples. ecns.cn Chinese Ambassador to Australia Xiao Qian said here on Saturday that a healthy and stable development of the bilateral relations is in line with the fundamental interests of the two peoples.

TeleSUR, ysm, MER (2022-06-11). Inauguran primer puente de carretera entre Rusia y China. telesurtv.net La estructura mide 1.080 metros de longitud, y enlaza a la ciudad rusa de Blagovéschensk con la china de Heihe.

____ (2022-06-11). US sanctions policy to create new G8 group: Volodin. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Russia's State Duma Speaker said that a new G8 group including Iran and Russia will be set up with the sanctions policy of the United States and its allies.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran hands over its second homegrown oil tanker to Venezuela. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — The second Iranian-built oil tanker was handed over to Venezuela on Saturday in the presence of the presidents of Iran and Venezuela.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran says US unjust sanctions targets health care systems. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — The ambassador and deputy permanent representative of Iran to the United Nations has lambasted the US' oppressive and unjust unilateral measures which severely affect the health care systems of other countries.

Staff (2022-06-11). Luis Arce destacó la denuncia de Alberto Fernández sobre acciones de la OEA durante golpe de Estado en Bolivia. cubadebate.cu El presidente boliviano, Luis Arce, resaltó este viernes la intervención en la Cumbre de las Américas de Alberto Fernández, que denunció el "rol nefasto" de la Organización de Estados Americanos (OEA) en el golpe de Estado a Evo Morales, en 2019. El argentino cuestionó la exclusión de Cuba, Venezuela y Nicaragua de la cumbre por EE.UU.

TeleSUR, mcs, SH (2022-06-11). Culminan Cumbre de los Pueblos con marcha pacífica. telesurtv.net "Esta Cumbre que hemos construido juntos ha sido un puente entre organizaciones, movimientos, regiones, idiomas y fronteras"

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-11). Bolivia dice que fallo contra àÅñez es un precedente histórico. telesurtv.net El Ministerio de Justicia señaló que el fallo prueba todas las vulneraciones en las que incurrió Jeanine Áñez al autoproclamarse presidenta de Bolivia.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-06-10). Agricultores peruanos realizan paro ante escasez de fertilizantes. telesurtv.net Los agricultores instaron al Ministerio de Desarrollo Agrario y Riego que se apliquen medidas para combatir la escasez.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Turkish base in northern Iraq targeted by rockets again. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — An Iraqi security source reported a rocket attack on a Turkish base in Mosul in Iraq's Nineveh province.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Consumer Health: Life after cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org National Cancer Survivors Day will be observed Sunday, June 5, which make this a good time to learn more about life after cancer. One in 3 people will be diagnosed with cancer, and more than 16.9 million cancer survivors are alive today, according to the American Cancer Society. Survival rates are improving for many types of cancer, thanks to advances in cancer screening and treatment. Many cancer treatments take a toll, though, in the form of side effects…

Staff (2022-06-11). Five people killed in helicopter crash near Tuscany in Italy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Five people were killed after a helicopter crash in Italy, a regional governor said on Saturday, and two passengers were still missing two days after the aircraft vanished from radar screens.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Iran's railways, roads among safest routes. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari held a meeting with TRACECA secretary general during which he stressed that Iran's railways and roads are among the most secured routes in the world.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Patients, Executive Director Highlighted in American Association for Cancer Research Cancer Disparities Progress Report. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — The American Association for Cancer Research today released its Cancer Disparities Progress Report 2022. The publication aims to raise awareness of the enormous toll that cancer exacts on racial and ethnic minorities and other diverse and medically underserved populations in the United States while highlighting areas of recent progress in reducing cancer health disparities. The report also provides specific recommendations for achieving health equity, a fundamental human right for all people regardless…

____ (2022-06-10). Benefits seen in greenback's declining heft. ecns.cn Although the U.S. dollar may remain the dominant currency for the foreseeable future, its eventual declining clout could strengthen the international financial system, a forum has heard.

Anonymous811 (2022-06-10). Black Sea Battle: Russian Forces Took Control Of Kinburn Spit, Threaten Ukrainian Ochakov. southfront.org On June 10, Russian forces claimed control over the Kinburn Spit in the Ochakiv district of Mykolaiv Oblast. The distance from the tip of the Spit to the Ochakov is only about 6 km. Thus, the Russian military positions in the spit may serve a foothold for an assault operation as the Russian military may shell the Ukrainian port in Ochakov. The spit goes deep into the sea and actually blocks the Dnieper-Bug estuary. This means that any vessels trying to leave the Dnieper River will be under Ru…

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-06-11). Nueva represión israelí deja 20 heridos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net De acuerdo con las autoridades locales, en casi un mes, al menos ocho palestinos fueron asesinados y más de 620 lesionados en la ciudad.

____ (2022-06-11). Chinese defense minister reiterates China's resolute position on Taiwan question. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe has reiterated China's resolute position on the Taiwan question.

____ (2022-06-11). 'Palm baby' discharged from hospital in Guangzhou. ecns.cn

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Mayo Clinic Q and A: How are rotator cuff tears treated? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I injured my rotator cuff recently and was told I was not a candidate for surgery. However, a friend shared that there's a new minimally invasive treatment option that uses a balloon implant. How does this procedure work, and how does it compare to traditional treatments? ANSWER: The rotator cuff is a group of muscles critical for the strength, stability and function of the shoulder. Tears of the rotator cuff tendons are a common…

Staff (2022-06-10). Desde la redes: Tomates a la basura. cubadebate.cu Aunque no lo crean, esta foto fue tomada en Cuba, ayer cerca de las 7 de la noche, junto al mercado de 19 y B en el Vedado, en el centro de La Habana. Un tanque de basura lleno de tomates, que fueron desechados, porque una buena parte de ellos se descompuso.

Staff (2022-06-11). 11 military policemen killed in northern Burkina Faso. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Eleven military policemen have been killed in northern Burkina Faso after their post was attacked by armed men, the army has said.

Anonymous811 (2022-06-10). One Of The Main Ukrainian Propagandists Takes Back Her Words. southfront.org Lyudmila Denisova | On June 8, the former ombudsman of Ukraine Lyudmila Denisova commented on her statements regarding the stories of rapes of Ukrainian girls by Russian soldiers. These statements were made by the former ombudsman in the Italian parliament. Denisova's main goal was to push Italy to take bolder steps with regard to assistance to Ukraine.It is interesting to note some of the ombudsman's comments: | "I was talking about scary things to make the decisions that Ukraine needs." | "Maybe I went overboard. But I was trying to achieve the goal of convincing the world to provide weapons and put pressure on…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-10). Israeli regime carries out new aggression in Syria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 10 (MNA) — The Syrian army's air defense early on Friday morning confronted a new Israeli military aggression on the suburb of Damascus.

Jason Ditz (2022-06-09). Iran Blasts 'Unconstructive' IAEA Censure, Announces Retaliation. news.antiwar.com While Iran isn't totally backing out of the nuclear talks, yesterday's censure by the IAEA board of governors is upsetting many, and leading Iran to retaliate for the measure in ways that will further divide the two sides. | Iran's statement following the vote That's not an entirely unwarranted suggestion. The censure is built around the traces of uraniu…

Staff (2022-06-10). Localidad estadounidense aprueba resolución que demanda una política de acercamiento con Cuba. cubadebate.cu La localidad de Brookline, en Massachusetts, aprobó una resolución demandando que se reinicie una política de acercamiento, comercio y viajes a Cuba. | Esta alternativa promueve la cooperación bilateral en varias áreas. Entre ellas: salud, farmacéutica y académica. Así lo dio a conocer hoy Lianys Torres Rivera, jefa de la misión de Cuba en Estados Unidos.

____ (2022-06-10). President emphasizes stable socioeconomic development. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping has called for efforts to effectively coordinate the COVID-19 pandemic response and socioeconomic development and overcome difficulties in economic growth in order to ensure social stability.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-11). Disparities in opioid treatment access remain for women, Black and Hispanic people. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Buprenorphine is a prescription approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that effectively treats opioid dependence or addiction. But women, as well as Black and Hispanic populations, do not have equal access to this potentially lifesaving medication, new Mayo Clinic research finds. The study published Friday, June 3, in JAMA Network Open. The research team used the OptumLabs Data Warehouse to examine 3,110 filled prescriptions of buprenorphine from 72,055 emergency department visits across the…

____ (2022-06-11). Iran 'undisputed air defense power in region': Brig. Gen. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — The Commander of Iran's Army Air Defense Force said that Iran has developed an independent and undisputed power in the air defense field in the region.

____ (2022-06-10). First large-scale metaverse-themed fashion show put on stage in Hong Kong. ecns.cn Juxtaposed 2022 FASHION META, an event that combines creative technology with traditional craftsmanship is put on stage in Central, Hong Kong on the evening of June 9, 2022.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic expert offers tips to prevent, manage headaches, from migraine to 'rebound'. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org PHOENIX, Ariz. — Headache disorders are among the most common health problems worldwide and one of the most underdiagnosed and undertreated, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). In this expert alert, neurologist Amaal Starling, M.D., a headache and migraine expert at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, offers tips to prevent and manage headache disorders, including migraine and medication-induced rebound headache. There are more than a dozen different types of headache disorders. The most common disabling…

Staff (2022-06-10). Premundial sub 15: °Cuba ya está en la final! cubadebate.cu El equipo cubano de béisbol que participa en el Premundial de Valencia, Venezuela, derrotó esta tarde de viernes al equipo anfitrión con pizarra final de 9-7, y logró su pase a la discusión de la medalla de oro del torneo por segunda ocasión en estas lides. La tropa antillana, ya con su boleto mundialista en las manos, no ganaba una medalla de plata en estos torneos panamericanos desde su primera edición en el año 2013.

Morning Star (2022-06-10). Mexican communists slam joint military exercises with U.S. peoplesworld.org The Communist Party of Mexico (PCM) has condemned the involvement of the country's armed forces in what it described as "inter-imperialist military drills" led by the United States. By taking part in the Tradewinds military exercises sponsored by the U.S. Southern Command, the Mexican army is "strengthening the forces of repression," the party said. "This …

Anonymous811 (2022-06-10). DPR Court Sentenced Foreign Mercenaries To Death. southfront.org Shaun Pinner, Aidan Aslin, and Saadoun Brahim | On June 9, three foreign mercenaries were sentenced to death in the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR). The mercenaries include three young men &#1 ; Briton Shaun Pinner, Briton Aidan Aslin, and Moroccan Saadoun Brahim. According to DPR laws, the death penalty is carried out by firing squad. | Judge Alexander Nikulin handed down a death sentence to the guys, as the prosecution was able to make enough…

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2022-06-11). US may allow Iran's oil to market even without nuclear deal. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Chairman of the London Energy Club says if the midterm election is dominated by the need to get gas prices lower in America, turning a somewhat greater blind eye to the sanctioned barrels flowing out is probably expected.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-10). Mayo Clinic Minute: What is ulnar wrist pain? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If you have pain on the side of your wrist opposite your thumb, it's called ulnar wrist pain. There are many things that can cause it, and there are several ways to treat it. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/8XadkSpme-w Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 07) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. "Ulnar wrist pain is a small area from the pinky side of your…

Anonymous669 (2022-06-10). Hezbollah Leader Warns Israel Against Extracting Gas From Disputed Field, Says All Options On Table. southfront.org Energean Power FPSO &#1 ; Credit: Energean (via Israel's Energy Ministry) | On June 9, Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah warned Israel against extracting gas from the disputed Karish naval gas field, saying that "all options are on the table" when it comes to protecting Lebanon's maritime wealth. | In a televised speech, Nasrallah said that Hezbollah is capable all levels of preventing Israel from extracting gas from the disputed field. | The Lebanese-Israeli dispute over Karish heated up e…

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