Pope Francis said on Saturday a third country, such as Norway, should try to mediate in the dispute between North Korea and Washington, to cool a situation that had become "too hot" and posed the risk of nuclear devastation.
Emirates [EMIRA.UL], the largest international airline by passenger traffic, said on Wednesday it was cutting flights on five U.S. routes after restrictions imposed by President Donald Trump's administration weakened demand from the Middle East, according to Reuters.
The administration of St. Petersburg has declared three days of mourning starting from Tuesday after a metro blast on Monday, governor’s spokesman Andrey Kibitov wrote in his Twitter account, according to TASS.
At least 15 people including a woman and two children were reportedly killed, and 50 others injured when a powerful blast occurred outside an Imambargah at a market of Parachinar city in Kurram Agency, Pakistan, on Friday, according to Daily Pakistan.
The Minister of defense of Japan Tomomi Inada protested against the deployment of Russian divisions on the southern Kuril Islands and the stationing there of rockets of a class “earth — ship”.