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France has adopted the anti-separatism bill, which activists claim disproportionately targets the country's Muslim community.
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U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday authorized up to $100 million from an emergency fund to meet 'unexpected urgent' refugee needs stemming from the situation in Afghanistan.
Christchurch Mosque
Production on the film 'They Are Us' has been halted due to the intense backlash from the New Zealand Muslim community.
Outside the NSO group, which developed the Pegasus spyware
In a Friday statement, the NGO warned of "the devastating impact of the poorly regulated spyware industry on human rights worldwide".
Thomas Barrack, Executive Chairman and CEO, Colony Capital [Getty]
The chair of former President Donald Trump's inaugural committee who faces charges he secretly worked as an agent for the the United Arab Emirates to influence Trump’s foreign policy was ordered released from jail Friday on $250 million bail.
Gold Medalist Javad Foroughi of Team Iran during the 10m Air Pistol Men's event on day one [Getty]
Javad Foroughi has become the oldest Iranian athlete to win an Olympic medal, earning gold in men’s 10-meter air pistol.
Clashes frequently take place on the Armenia-Azerbaijan border despite a ceasefire [Getty]
An Azerbaijani soldier has been killed and three Armenian troops wounded in a shootout between the two countries' forces along the border
Afghan lawmakers appealed for the US to provide support for the country's air force [Getty]
Afghan members of parliament have expressed their alarm at the state of the country's air force amid sweeping Taliban advances
US forces used a drone to carry out the airstrike [Getty File Image]
The US has launched its second airstrike in one week targeting militants from the Al-Shabaab extremist group in Somalia.
The resort of Varosha has been abandoned since 1974 [Getty]
Turkey has rejected UN Security Council condemnation of its plans to reopen the resort of Varosha in Cyprus and attempts to impose a two-state solution on the island.