At the end of February, a massive scandal caused by the poisoning of schoolgirls swept across Iran. In more than 50 schools across the country, dozens of girls were hospitalized with poisoning symptoms. They complained of respiratory problems, nausea and dizziness.
The Wagner Group is an unofficial Russian military force (often referred to as a private military company) created by Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin in 2013. Since Soviet Union times, Russia has made the governments of small African countries "a valuable comprehensive offer.” This offer is something that any authoritarian leader would be interested in.
After returning to power in Afghanistan in 2021, the Taliban, contrary to their initial statements, have consistently restricted women's rights. There are restrictions for women to work in many industries. In some of them, women are completely banned. Girls are also no longer allowed to attend middle and high school.
Mass protests flooded the streets of Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, in response to the so-called “Foreign Influence” bill on March 7. The ruling Georgian Dream party passed the initial reading of the draft law, triggering clashes between protesters and law enforcement.
Havana syndrome has no proven cause, no consensus on how it is transmitted and no precise symptoms. This illness first appeared in 2016, two years after the reestablishment of relations between the United States and Cuba. Diplomats and U.S. officials in Cuba started to experience a range of conditions such as dizziness, fatigue, nausea, anxiety, severe headache and memory loss.