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Kenyan Police Dismiss Viral Haiti Killings Video as Fake in Social Media Hoax
Kenyan Police Dismiss Viral Haiti Killings Video as Fake in Social Media Hoax
2 Jul 2024

The Kenyan National Police Service (NPS) has debunked a viral video claiming to show the killing of Kenyan citizens in Haiti. The NPS asserts the video is fake, urging Kenyans to verify information before sharing. The service has assured citizens of their ongoing correspondence with the Kenyan embassy in Haiti and confirmed no Kenyan fatalities.

Putin Offers Ceasefire if Ukraine Abandons NATO Aspirations and Clears Troops from Occupied Areas
Putin Offers Ceasefire if Ukraine Abandons NATO Aspirations and Clears Troops from Occupied Areas
14 Jun 2024

Russian President Vladimir Putin declares readiness for an immediate ceasefire if Ukraine meets demands, including renouncing its NATO ambitions, withdrawing troops from four occupied regions, and maintaining a non-nuclear status. Putin's proposal, aiming for a definitive resolution, coincides with the G7 meeting in Italy and a peace conference in Switzerland.

Pope Francis Issues Apology for Derogatory Frase During Private Meeting on LGBT Inclusion
Pope Francis Issues Apology for Derogatory Frase During Private Meeting on LGBT Inclusion
28 May 2024

During a private meeting with Italian bishops, Pope Francis apologized for using a derogatory term regarding the LGBT community. His remarks have ignited discussions as the Vatican reviews policies on gay priests.

Taiwan's 'Porcupine' Defense Strategy: Navigating Military Tensions with China
Taiwan's 'Porcupine' Defense Strategy: Navigating Military Tensions with China
24 May 2024

Amid large-scale Chinese military drills, Taiwan's President William Lai Ching-te responds with the 'porcupine' strategy to deter potential invasions. This approach leverages advanced, small-scale weaponry and geographical advantages to increase the costs for invading forces. Despite Taiwan's growing defense budget and strategy, China's modernizing military remains a looming threat.