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Sweden will join NATO soon, Joe Biden promises

'It will happen,' US president says as he underscores transatlantic alliance's commitment to supporting Ukraine.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 6:38 pm

Lebanon accuses five over killing of UN peacekeeper Sean Rooney

UN peacekeeping mission in Lebanon says indictment is an 'important step towards justice'.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 5:40 pm

US Supreme Court deals blow to organised labour in new ruling

The case Glacier Northwest Inc v Teamsters is seen as the latest test of union rights to go before the court.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 5:06 pm

What does Minnawi’s call to arms mean for Darfur?

The governor's call risks ingiting ethnic conflict among the tribes of Darfur, critics have said.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 4:56 pm

Questions raised over top leaders quitting Imran Khan’s party

Former Pakistani prime minister has said senior leaders were pressured into leaving the party 'at gunpoint'.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 4:49 pm

Photos: A look at Jordan’s royal wedding

Jordan's crown prince weds daughter of Saudi family in ceremony packed with stars and symbolism.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 4:44 pm

US imposes first sanctions over Sudan conflict

Washington targets firms linked to Sudanese military and RSF group, pledging to be on 'side of civilians' in conflict.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 4:27 pm

‘We need protection’: Palestinians brace for Homesh resettlement

Israel has begun taking steps to resettle the evacuated illegal outpost of Homesh near Burqa village in Nablus.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 4:26 pm

Nowhere to run: Residents point at Ukraine’s bomb shelter problem

Three people die at the shut door of a bomb shelter in Kyiv, highlighting Ukraine's nationwide problem with bunkers.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 4:06 pm

US and Guatemala launch new migration processing centres

Move comes as Joe Biden's administration seeks to deter migrants and refugees from seeking protection at Mexico border.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 3:58 pm

NATO divided on Ukrainian membership as Zelenskyy renews call

Ukrainian president appeals to dozens of European leaders as divisions among NATO members become apparent.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 3:26 pm

Messi to leave Paris St-Germain at end of season, coach confirms

The question now is where the Argentine forward will play after his final match for the French club on Saturday.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 2:57 pm

Visualising Nvidia’s rise to the $1 trillion market value club

Amid an AI boom, the US chipmaker has added more than $500bn in value since the start of 2023.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 2:42 pm

‘Unprecedented’ wildfires in Canada’s Nova Scotia still burning

String of wildfires in Canada's eastern province of Nova Scotia continue to burn out of control for a fourth day.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 2:23 pm

How corrupt is the United States Supreme Court?

US Senator Sheldon Whitehouse says 'dark money' is bending the country’s major institutions to the rich and powerful.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 1:31 pm

Haiti vigilante push ‘symptomatic’ of state’s failures: Advocates

Rights advocates say vigilante killings are response to unchecked Haitian gang violence, but not a long-term solution.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 12:50 pm

Middle East roundup: Five more years for Erdogan

Here’s a roundup of Al Jazeera’s Middle East coverage this week.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 12:42 pm

Sri Lanka cuts interest rates for the first time in three years

Move signals change of course to fuel a rebound in the economy as the island recovers from worst ever financial crisis.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 12:21 pm

Families split apart as Sudan’s Darfur burns

Silence over fate of loved ones trapped in Darfur amid communications blackout is heavy burden for those who fled.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 12:17 pm

‘Dead or alive’: Pakistani men trapped in coal mine since May 4

Families and rights groups condemn the government after whereabouts of the two men are not known in Balochistan.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 11:54 am

Investigating China’s Secret Overseas Stations

We probe a global network of secret Chinese 'police outposts' and allegations of Chinese dissidents being harassed.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 11:31 am

Senegal’s Sonko can be arrested ‘at any time’: Justice minister

Senegal court sentences opposition leader Ousmane Sonko for 'corrupting youth', clears him of rape charges.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 11:17 am

Ethiopian quest to re-create ancient manuscripts

Priests and worshippers in Addis Ababa work by hand to replicate centuries-old religious manuscripts and artwork.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 10:36 am

‘Poison in every puff’: Each cigarette in Canada to carry warning

Government says warnings about smoking dangers will be printed directly on cigarettes - a first in the world.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 10:35 am

Despair in Ettadhamen: The harsh reality of Tunisia’s economy

'This ... system, goes back to the beys who needed to keep their courtiers happy to maintain their rule', analyst says.

Published on 1 June 2023 | 10:26 am