From left, President Emmanuel Macron, US President Joe Biden, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. (Brendan Smialowski/Pool via AP)
06-27-2022

The Group of Seven economic powers are set to commit themselves to supporting Ukraine in the long haul, with the U.S. preparing to announce the purchase of an advanced surface-to-air missile system for Kyiv, as leaders meet in the German Alps and confer by video link with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy.

The Republic of Congo.
06-24-2022

More than 10 Christians were killed Tuesday when an Islamist extremist group ambushed their three vehicles in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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06-24-2022

An aftershock took more lives Friday and threatened to pile even more misery on an area of eastern Afghanistan reeling from a powerful earthquake that state media said killed 1,150 people this week.

Ukrainian soldiers move a U.S.-supplied M777 howitzer into position to fire at Russian positions in Ukraine's eastern Donetsk region June 18, 2022. U.S. officials will send another $450 million in military aid to Ukraine. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky, File)
06-24-2022

After weeks of ferocious fighting, Ukrainian forces will retreat from a besieged city in the country's east to avoid encirclement, a regional governor said Friday.

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06-23-2022

Andrea Fuentes prevented a tragedy at the swimming world championships with her quick reaction.

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06-23-2022

Villagers rushed to bury the dead Thursday and dug by hand through the rubble of their homes in search of survivors of a powerful earthquake in eastern Afghanistan that killed at least 1,000 people. The Taliban and the international community that fled their takeover struggled to bring help to the disaster's victims.

Pastor Gennadiy rescues Ukrainian civilians
06-22-2022

Ukrainian pastor Gennadiy Mokhnenko races against time to evacuate civilians trapped in the war zone, and bring food and supplies to those who can't leave.

In this photo released by a state-run news agency Bakhtar, Afghans look at destruction caused by an earthquake in the province of Paktika, eastern Afghanistan, Wednesday, June 22, 2022. (Bakhtar News Agency via AP)
06-22-2022

A powerful earthquake struck a rural, mountainous region of eastern Afghanistan early Wednesday, killing 1,000 people and injuring 1,500 more in one of the deadliest quakes in decades, the state-run news agency reported. Officials warned that the already grim toll may still rise.

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06-21-2022

Police officers in Sudan reportedly walked into a church building during a Bible class on June 14 and arrested two Christian leaders for allegedly "violating public order."

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06-21-2022

The Nobel Peace Prize that Russian journalist Dmitry Muratov was auctioning off to raise money for Ukrainian child refugees sold Monday night for $103.5 million, shattering the old record for a Nobel.

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