First Attack Outside the Red Sea

The Wall Street Journal reported that the U.S. Department of Defense confirmed that a cargo ship loaded with chemicals traveling through the Indian Ocean on the 23rd was attacked by a drone fired directly from Iran, resulting in a fire, but fortunately the fire was quickly extinguished and did not result in casualties, this is the first time that a cargo ship has been attacked outside of the Red Sea, which is an indication of the Yemeni rebel attack on the ships in the Red Sea has been expanded.


Bus Overturns in Nicaragua

A Nicaraguan bus carrying about 70 people overturned in a small town north of the capital Managua, killing at least 16 people, including several children, in an accident that was initially suspected to have been caused by the bus losing control on a bridge.

Niagara officials say they are deeply saddened by the accident. So far, nine of the victims have been identified, but their names have not been revealed.


Thai House of Representatives Passes First Reading of Same-Sex Marriage Bill, Could Be Legally Enacted as Early as Next Year After the Third Reading

Thailand's House of Representatives passed the first reading of the draft amendment to the Civil and Commercial Code on same-sex marriage with 360 votes in favor, making Thailand a big step towards legalizing same-sex marriage, and Thailand is expected to be the first Southeast Asian country to pass a law on same-sex marriage.


Russian Anti-War Female Journalist Registers for Presidential Election, Contending with Putin for the Presidency

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Russia will hold presidential elections next year, and while incumbent President Vladimir Putin is expected to be easily re-elected, Yekaterina Duntsova, a former TV reporter and mother of three, has registered to run, advocating against the Russo-Ukrainian war and saying that her candidacy scares her.


EU Destroys 215 Million Doses of COVID-19 Vaccines

Media reveals that 215 million doses of Neocon vaccine, with a market value of more than €4 billion, have been destroyed in the EU due to lower demand for Neocon vaccine.

According to Politico, the EU has received a total of 1.5 billion doses of vaccine since the first batch of the new crown vaccine was approved in late 2020. As the epidemic has stabilized, vaccination rates have declined and the vaccine has expired, with an estimated 215 million doses destroyed.


Poland Undergoes Political Party Rotation


Poland's politics are in turmoil, and after a heated election process, Donald Tusk, the successor of the pro-European Union faction, has been elected as Poland's new prime minister, ending years of Conservative rule.


Mistral Announces Over 10 Billion Fundraising, Emerging as One of Europe's Top Two AI Companies

French artificial intelligence start-up Mistral AI has announced that it has raised €385 million in funding to become one of Europe's two leading artificial intelligence companies.


Russian New Law in Effect! Restricted Exit Individuals Notified to Surrender Passport Within 5 Days

A government decree came into force in Russia recently (11th), under which Russians who have been banned from traveling abroad are required to surrender their passports to the relevant authorities within five days of being notified of the ban. When the travel ban is lifted, they will be able to get their passports back after completing the application process.


China to Implement 30-Day Visa-Free Entry for Singapore

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Japan's Liberal Democratic Party Suspected of Illegally Receiving Kickbacks


Japan Yomiuri News (Yomiuri) on the 9th cited reliable sources, the ruling party Liberal Democratic Party, the first major faction of the Seiwa Policy Research Association (Abe faction), involved in part of the party fund-raising dinner income for personal use, the storm has endangered the Prime Minister Fumio Kishida's government, the Tokyo District Public Prosecutor's Office Special Investigations Department, and so on, is now investigating the matter.