The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden slapped new sanctions on Russia on Friday, following Moscow's formal recognition earlier in the day of four Ukrainian regions under Russian control since the early stage of the Russia-Ukraine conflict as Russian territory.
UNHRC highlights indigenous peoples' rights in COVID-19 context2022-09-29
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) held a panel discussion on Wednesday on the impact of social and economic recovery plans in the COVID-19 context on the rights in general and food security in particular of the indigenous peoples.
Bank of England talks tough on further rate rises2022-09-28
The Bank of England has said it will "not hesitate" to raise interest rates again in a bid to bring inflation in the United Kingdom under control, following the pound's latest poor performance trading against the US dollar.
Venezuela-Colombia border formally reopens2022-09-27
The border between Venezuela and Colombia was formally reopened Monday, after a symbolic act led by Colombian President Gustavo Petro and Venezuelan ministers at the Simon Bolivar Bridge linking the two countries.