Julian Assange Can Appeal Decision to Extradite Him to U.S., U.K. Court Rules

Julian Assange Can Appeal Decision to Extradite Him to U.S., U.K. Court Rules

LONDON — A British court ruled on Monday that the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can appeal a decision that would allow for his extradition to the United States to face charges under the Espionage Act in connection with obtaining and publishing secret government documents. The latest twist in the long-running case comes after a decision…

Julian Assange Can Appeal Decision to Extradite Him to U.S., U.K. Court Rules

Julian Assange Can Appeal Decision to Extradite Him to U.S., U.K. Court Rules

LONDON — A British court ruled on Monday that the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can appeal a decision that would allow for his extradition to the United States to face charges under the Espionage Act in connection with obtaining and publishing secret government documents. The latest twist in the long-running case comes after a decision…

Germany’s Vaccine Mandate Forges Unlikely Coalitio of Protestors

Germany’s Vaccine Mandate Forges Unlikely Coalitio of Protestors

NUREMBERG, Germany — Maria Liebermann came wrapped in fairy lights and waved a peace flag featuring a white dove. Martin Schmidt carried a Germany flag with the word RESIST scrawled across it in capital letters. She is a self-described “eco-leftist.” He votes for the far-right Alternative for Germany. They disagree on everything from immigration to…

UK to withdraw some staff from embassy in Ukraine due to threat from Russia

UK to withdraw some staff from embassy in Ukraine due to threat from Russia

The British Embassy in Ukraine announced Monday that it will withdraw some staffers from Kyiv in response to the growing threat from Russia—just a day after U.S. officials told Fox News that the State Department ordered families of U.S. Embassy personnel in the city to begin evacuating. FILE: The British Embassy in Ukraine announced that…

French Adventurer Attempting to Row Solo Across the Atlantic Is Missing

French Adventurer Attempting to Row Solo Across the Atlantic Is Missing

On Jan. 19, Mr. Savin posted his last diary entry on Facebook. “I’ve run into some problems in the last 10 or so days,” he wrote. “The solar collector (which should recharge the battery of my water desalination system) has stopped working. I have been forced to use my manual desalinator, but that takes all…

Pakistan says only fully vaccinated people will be allowed in mosques.

Pakistan says only fully vaccinated people will be allowed in mosques.

Pakistani officials have introduced a series of tough new coronavirus restrictions — including barring anyone not fully vaccinated from entering mosques for prayer — after recording the country’s highest known daily number of new cases since the pandemic began. The government banned indoor gatherings, including weddings, and ordered schools to be closed and contact sports…

For Winter Olympians, the last hurdle before the competition is staying healthy.

For Winter Olympians, the last hurdle before the competition is staying healthy.

They’ve come too far, for far too long, to mess it all up now. And so the eight members of the Canadian men’s curling team are spending the three weeks before the Winter Olympics sequestered in a rental home in Vancouver. They train only when the rink nearby is empty and otherwise pass the time…

State Department issues ‘do not travel’ warning for Ukraine as embassy staff is told to leave

State Department issues ‘do not travel’ warning for Ukraine as embassy staff is told to leave

Russian troops poised for possible Ukraine invasion Senior foreign affairs correspondent Greg Palkot discusses the meeting between U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergeĭ Viktorovich Lavrov. The U.S. State Department has ordered the evacuation of American citizens in Ukraine amid the threat of Russian military action….