- WorldNATO seeks to shore up Russia's neighbours as Moscow attacks Ukraine on multiple fronts
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said Russian forces were trying to advance in the northeast and east and "planning something" in the south, while NATO sought on Wednesday to reassure other countries that fear destabilisation from Moscow.
- WorldSouth Korea scrambles jets as China, Russia warplanes enter air defence zone
South Korea's military said it scrambled fighter jets as two Chinese and six Russian warplanes entered its air defence zone on Wednesday.
- U.S. defeat Iran in World Cup match overshadowed by political tensionSoccer ·
November 30, 2022 · 12:56 AM UTC
The United States triumphed on the pitch over longtime political adversary Iran on Tuesday in a World Cup match overshadowed by protests raging in Iran and laced with decades of tension between the two countries.
- Japan court upholds ban on same-sex marriage but voices rights concernAsia Pacific ·
November 30, 2022 · 9:18 AM UTC· undefined ago
A Tokyo court upheld a ban on same-sex marriage on Wednesday but said a lack of legal protection for same-sex families violated their human rights, a comment welcomed by plaintiffs as a step towards aligning Japan with other G7 nations.