Ukraine s armed forced conduct military drills in the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone, next to the border with Belarus, aimed at increasing troop readiness in case of another Russian assault from the territory of Belarus.
The buildings and land beneath houses had been weakened - geologists, residents and officials say - by the rapid construction in the geologically unstable mountains as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi pushes to carve roads and rail deep into the Himalayan mountains.
The pope urged the Congolese people to grant each other a "great amnesty of the heart" and called on any Christians engaged in battle to lay down their arms. Eastern Congo has been plagued by conflict for decades.
Family and friends of Tyre Nichols gathered in a Memphis church to pay their final respects to the Black 29-year-old father whose fatal beating by police last month transformed him into the new face of the U.S. racial justice movement.