US extradition hearing for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange starts in London
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was back in court in London today as his fight against an extradition request to the US continues. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump's pick to lead a Latin American development bank has proven controversial. And Lithuania's Minister of Foreign Affairs Linas Linkevicius has been outspoken against Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, while supporting Belarusian protesters. And, China's “Belt and Road” initiative uses land and sea routes to connect China with Europe and beyond. It could have profound implications on global trade.
- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange back in court on extradition charges September 07, 2020
- Trump's pick to lead Latin American development bank is mired in controversy September 07, 2020
- Portuguese youth sue the EU on climate change inaction September 07, 2020
- Lithuanian foreign minister calls for support for Belarusian protesters September 07, 2020
- The 'China dream': The new Silk Road begins at home September 07, 2020
- Trump comments put spotlight on WWI battle site September 07, 2020