Assange loses bid to stop extradition to the U.S

LONDON (AP) - A British judge has rejected the latest attempt by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to fight extradition to the United States to face spying charges.

Britain Politics Boris Johnson Boris Johnson will quit as an MP after being told he will be sanctioned for misleading parliament.
Former UK PM Johnson standing down from parliament

Former United Kingdom prime minister Boris Johnson says he is stepping down as a member of parliament, triggering a by-election in his marginal seat.

Iran helping Russia build drone factory near Moscow

WASHINGTON (AP) - Iran is providing Russia with materials to build a drone manufacturing plant east of Moscow as the Kremlin looks to lock in a steady supply of weaponry for its ongoing invasion of Ukraine, according to a U.S. intelligence finding released by the White House on Friday.

Russia blows up tractor - claims it was advanced Ukrainian tank

WASHINGTON (AP) - A grainy black-and-white gunsight video Russia released this week to bolster a claim its military blew up some of Ukraine’s most fearsome tanks actually documented the destruction of a tractor, according to a visual analysis by The Associated Press.

'Dr. Deep' resurfaces after a record 100 days underwater

KEY LARGO, Fla. (AP) - A university professor who spent 100 days living underwater at a Florida Keys lodge for scuba divers resurfaced Friday and raised his face to the sun for the first time since March 1.

UN agency says Myanmar has suspended international aid deliveries to cyclone-hit areas

BANGKOK (AP) - Myanmar's military government has rescinded its approval for international organizations to distribute food, shelter and medicines to thousands of residents of cyclone-hit areas in the country’s west, a U.N. agency said Friday.

Ukraine's counteroffensive may have begun Ukraine's counterattack may have begun, with armour from the West reported on the frontline.
First of the West's armour spotted on Ukraine frontline

If reports of German and US tanks and armoured vehicles on the frontline prove to be correct, it may signal Ukraine’s long-awaited counteroffensive has begun.