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Verstappen may clinch his second F1 title in-a-row in Japan

Max Verstappen may clinch his second Formula One World Championship title in a row in the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday.   The Dutch driver, who is 104 points ahead of Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc and 106 points ahead of his Red Bull Racing teammate Sergio Perez, needs a 112 points

Türkiye remembers diplomat killed by terrorist in Greece

Türkiye on Friday commemorated Cetin Gorgu, the press attaché at the Turkish Embassy in Athens, who 31 years ago was gunned down in front of his home.   “We remember with respect our martyr Cetin Gorgu, Press Attaché of the Turkish Embassy in Athens, assassinated in the heinous attack by

UN body adopts motion to appoint human rights investigator for Russia

A UN human rights body on Friday passed a motion to appoint an investigator on alleged human rights abuses in Russia on Friday.   On the last day of the 51st Session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, the bill to appoint a “special rapporteur” to examine human

Biden signs order directing implementation of EU-US Data Privacy Framework

US President Joe Biden signed on Friday a new executive order directing the implementation of a new framework to protect data transfers between the EU and the US estimated to enable some $7.1 trillion in bilateral trade.   The EU-US Data Privacy Framework (DPF) seeks to address concerns raised by

Iran censures Danish police after attack on embassy in Copenhagen

Iran has censured Danish police after a knife-yielding attacker allegedly barged into the Iranian Embassy in Copenhagen and threatened the ambassador and other staff.   Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian spoke to the Iranian Ambassador in Denmark Afsaneh Nadipoor following the incident on Friday, said a statement by the Foreign Ministry.