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Winning a bid of 12 Digital Zodiac Heads, TRON Founder Justin Sun’s Prospective Eye and Moves on NFT Market

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 14 April 2022 - Last week, Justin purchased a highly symbolic NFT collection of 12 Digital Zodiac Heads that draws inspiration from the legendary Chinese Zodiac Animal He...

German court charges IS returnee over alleged slave abuse

BERLIN (AP) — A German woman who allegedly abused a Yazidi slave while in Islamic State-held territory in Syria has been charged with crimes against humanity and other offenses, federal prosecutors sa...

Dartmouth College to return Samson Occom papers to tribe

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College will return the papers of Samson Occom to a Mohegan cultural center in Connecticut where Occom was a minister and a member of the Mohegan Tribe, the college's Pr...

US sends home Algerian held nearly 20 years at Guantanamo

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Algerian man imprisoned at the Guantanamo Bay detention center for nearly 20 years has been released and sent back to his homeland. The Department of Defense an...

Tokyo court rejects case over N Korea repatriation program

TOKYO (AP) — A Tokyo court cited a statute of limitations on Wednesday in rejecting a suit filed by five people seeking North Korea's responsibility over abuses they said they suffered for decades whe...

Artifacts seized from U.S. billionaire returned to Israel

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors in New York announced the repatriation Tuesday of $5 million worth of looted antiquities seized from billionaire hedge fund manager Michael Steinhardt to Israel, where Stei...

Rohingya refugees welcome US calling repression genocide

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh on Monday welcomed the announcement by the United States that it considers the violent repression of their largely Muslim et...

Jamaicans shun UK royal visit, demand slavery reparations

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Dozens of well-known leaders in Jamaica including professors and politicians are demanding an apology and slavery reparations as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge prepare ...

Ukraine crisis: How successful were India's repatriation efforts?

India has completed the final leg of its Operation Ganga rescue mission for Indians stranded in war-torn Ukraine. Within 13 days, roughly 18,000 out of an estimated 20,000 Indian citizens who had bee...

After fleeing Ukraine, South African students arrive home

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Ten South African students who fled Ukraine after Russia’s invasion of that country have arrived home Thursday, with 25 more expected over the next few days. Welc...

US sends home suspected '20th hijacker' from Guantanamo

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Saudi prisoner at the Guantanamo Bay detention center who was suspected of trying to join the 9/11 hijackers has been sent back to his home country for treatment for mental illness...

US diplomat apologizes to thousands of Afghans stuck in UAE

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A senior U.S. diplomat has apologized to thousands of Afghans stranded in the United Arab Emirates months after the fall of Kabul to the Taliban. ...

Russian, Ukrainian tourists stranded abroad amid war back home

In the Dominican Republic alone, there are currently about 14,800 Russian and almost 3,000 Ukrainian tourists stranded due to travel restrictions imposed after Moscow's invasion of its neighbor. ...

From Ukraine to Poland: Refugees at a crossroads

"Look, mom! There's something flying in the sky," 6-year-old Sofia exclaimed when she saw her first missile. It was the first day of the war and they were already on the run: Yulia Rezho...

US returns billionaire's plundered artifacts to Jordan

JERUSALEM (AP) — American authorities have returned nine looted artifacts to Jordan that were seized from a U.S. billionaire collector as part of a landmark deal announced in December. ...