From: The Listening Post
The investigations that proved a US military strike killed civilians in Afghanistan. Plus, Canada’s residential schools.
Vanuatu to push international court for climate change action
Island state with 280,000 people among the dozen Pacific island nations facing rising sea levels, more frequent storms.
Canadian PM Trudeau says Kovrig, Spavor have left China
Kovrig and Spavor were picked up in December 2018 for alleged spying but critics call it ‘hostage diplomacy’.
Quad leaders press for ‘free’ Indo-Pacific amid China tensions
Leaders of US, Japan, India and Australia also agree to cooperate on COVID jabs, clean energy and space during summit.
Hong Kong: Tiananmen vigil group disbands after police probe
Democracy group is the latest of many civil society bodies to fold over the past year under government pressure.
Muslim women struggle with Germany’s ‘hijab ban’ in workplaces
The ECJ has said companies can ban religious garb in the workplace, but the ruling comes with conditions.
Flights cancelled after new Canary Islands volcanic eruption
Fresh evacuations ordered as explosions and new openings are reported from La Palma’s Cumbre Vieja volcano.