Israel and Lebanon near deal on maritime border dispute

Israel and Lebanon are edging in direction of a US-brokered settlement to defuse a dispute over their maritime border that has been a long-running supply of pressure between the 2 nations, officers mentioned on Sunday. The most recent proposal, despatched to the 2 nations by US envoy Amos Hochstein final week, would clear the best … Read more

Toxic algae blamed for 300 tons of dead fish in Oder River on German-Polish border: “A man-made environmental disaster”

Germany stated Friday that mass fish deaths within the Order River had been a “man-made environmental catastrophe,” blaming poisonous algae development sparked by the introduction of salt into the waters. Presenting a report into the catastrophe that noticed not less than 300 tons of lifeless fish pulled from the river in Germany and Poland this … Read more

An Israel-Lebanon Border Deal Could Increase Natural Gas Supplies

Israel and Lebanon have been at conflict since 1948, however the nations are near an settlement that might improve manufacturing of pure gasoline, serving to energy-starved Europe. Officers from the 2 nations have mentioned they’re near resolving long-running disputes over their maritime borders, which might permit power corporations to extract extra fossil fuels from offshore … Read more

Traffic jams and desperation at the border as Russians flee Putin’s ‘partial mobilization’

CNN — Vladimir Putin’s “partial mobilization” of residents for his warfare in Ukraine has already set in movement sweeping adjustments for a lot of Russians, as drafted males bid their households emotional goodbyes, whereas others try and flee, scrambling to make it throughout land border crossings or purchase air tickets out. For a lot of … Read more

Florida lawmaker sues DeSantis to block future migrant flights from the border

State Sen. Jason Pizzo, a Miami Democrat, contends that DeSantis illegally misspent taxpayer {dollars} by flying migrants from San Antonio to the Massachusetts island. Lawmakers this previous yr accepted $12 million for a program to move migrants however the state funds specified the cash was to relocate “unauthorized aliens from this state.” On Wednesday, Pizzo … Read more

Annual US border arrests top 2 million, fueled by record migration from Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua

The variety of migrant arrests carried out alongside the US-Mexico border in fiscal yr 2022 surpassed 2 million in August, an all-time excessive pushed partially by unprecedented ranges of migration from Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua, in response to authorities knowledge revealed Monday. Migrant encounters alongside the US southern border rose barely to 203,598 final month, … Read more

Border guards on alert after Myanmar shelling: Official

Printed: September 18, 2022 20:40:59 | Up to date: September 18, 2022 22:23:51 Bangladesh tightened safety on the border with Myanmar after tensions flared up between the 2 neighboring nations over the killing of a Rohingya teen in shelling by Myanmar. The federal government put the Border Guard Bangladesh and the Coast Guard on alert … Read more