IAEA: Almost all missing uranium in Libya accounted for

n this file photo, international flags flutter outside of the UN headquarters during the opening of the International Atomic Energy Agency Board of Governors meeting at the IAEA headquarters in Vienna, Austria on Sept 10, 2018. (JOE KLAMAR / AFP) VIENNA – Most of the roughly 2.5 tonnes of natural uranium ore concentrate (UOC) recently […]

Russia blasts Britain’s depleted uranium plan for Ukraine

Dmitry Medvedev, deputy head of Russia's Security Council, speaks during an interview with Russian media at a residence outside Moscow, Russia, March 23, 2023. (PHOTO /POOL VIA REUTERS) VLADIVOSTOK, Russia – Russian Security Council's Deputy Chairman Dmitry Medvedev on Friday condemned the British plan to provide depleted uranium rounds for Ukraine, warning that the use […]

Algeria, France expected to end diplomatic tension

French President Emmanuel Macron (left) and Algeria's President Abdelmadjid Tebboune (right) attend a signing ceremony in the pavilion of honour at Algiers airport, in Algiers, on Aug 27, 2022. (PHOTO / AFP) ALGIERS – Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Friday told his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron during a phone conversation that the Algerian ambassador to […]

Global migration spurs historic rise in Canadian population

Children look at an ice sculpture during the 2023 Bloor-Yorkville Icefest in Toronto, Canada, Feb 18, 2023.  (PHOTO / XINHUA) OTTAWA – Canada's population increased by more than a million people for the first time in history in 2022, almost entirely due to a surge in immigrants and temporary residents, Statistics Canada said on Wednesday. Total population […]

UN-led probe urged into Nord Stream explosions

A gas leak is seen at the Nord Stream 2 pipeline on Sept 27 from a Danish F-16 jet off the Baltic island of Bornholm, south of Dueodde. (PHOTO / AFP) China hopes some Western member states of the United Nations Security Council will renounce their "selfish geopolitical interests" and play a constructive role in […]