New US policy on seized property in Cuba threatens EU ties
Trump vetoes resolution to end U.S. involvement in Yemen
China Spying on Undersea Internet Cables
"This shouldn't surprise anyone. For years, the US and the Five Eyes have had a monopoly on spying on the Internet around the globe. Other countries want in."
U.S. Explanation of Vote on the Right to Food
Right to food by country
How going hungry affects children for their whole lives
From China to the U.S., sensor surveillance gets real
Why the U.S. got (and stayed) involved in Yemen's brutal war
'The authors write that "Washington initially overestimated its ability to shape coalition conduct and underestimated the devastation of the conflict it was helping enable." '
Mastodon + Keybase
Notre-Dame cathedral: Firefighters tackle blaze in Paris
Police leveraging Google location data to cast wide dragnet for crime suspects
The Twilight of Combustion Comes for Germany's Empire of Engines
"Yet this slight battery-driven motor can outgun the combustion engine in BMW’s fastest performance car from a standstill at a traffic light."
‘China’s Manhattan’ Borrowed Heavily. The People Have Yet to Arrive.
A largely empty urban district struggling with billions of dollars in debt demonstrates the breakdown of the Chinese economic growth model.
Israeli spacecraft Beresheet crashes into Moon
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