Belgium out of World Cup after goalless draw with Croatia | Qatar 2022 World Cup News

Croatia advanced to the round of 16 from Group F with Morocco after a stalemate. Belgium’s withdrawal from the World Cup following a 0-0 draw with Croatia marked a bitter…

After suicide bombing, Pakistan asks Taliban to stop attack

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan on Thursday asked the Taliban rulers of neighboring Afghanistan to prevent a terrorist attack from its territory, a day after a suicide bombing in southwestern Pakistan…

Two tourists die in minibus-truck collision in southern Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — At least two tourists were killed and five others were seriously injured when a minibus collided with a truck in southern Egypt on Thursday, authorities said. Egyptian…

Will the new world order become increasingly American? | politics

from: the bottom line After decades of being able to set the rules, America’s role in the world is changing — for domestic reasons. Russia, China, and smaller regional powers…

UPDATE 1 – China wants a fair, transparent environment for EU businesses

(updates context, details, references) BEIJING, Dec 1 (Reuters) – China will strengthen strategic communication and coordination with the European Union, Chinese President Xi Jinping told European Council President Charles Michel…

China lockdown weighs on firms, Asian factory activity shrinks | Manufacturing

The drop in output underscores the gloomy outlook for Asia’s economy in 2023 as China’s lockdown upends supply chains. Factory output fell sharply across Asia in November as slowing global…

U.S. men’s soccer team beat Iran Tuesday, but Iranian players deserve all the credit

In the past, I’ve found it easy to play against imperialist teams, but the more these teams change, the more complicated the calculations become. Paris-born star Kylian Mbappé is the…

Miami Valley business owners speak out against Iranian regime

Protests against the Iranian regime could be heard even in the Miami Valley, with the owner of an Oakwood boutique joining those seeking international help to fight back against the…

Darkest hour: Cold, brutal winter awaits Ukraine as Russia relentlessly strikes civilian targets

The war in Ukraine is entering its darkest hour, with Kyiv and its Western allies scrambling to repair energy and water infrastructure destroyed by Russian missiles and provide basic supplies…

Argentina beat Poland 2-0 to top World Cup Group C | Qatar 2022 World Cup News

Second-half goals from Alexis McAllister and Julian Alvarez equalized for the South American giants. Argentina topped Group C with a 2-0 win over Poland on Wednesday night and confirmed their…