Tech

Facebook posts and Cameo videos by Charlie Sheen and Dolph Lundgren were used by Russian trolls to persuade Libya to release a suspected spy

The Internet Research Agency, a Russian troll farm, used Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Cameo in a coordinated effort to get the suspected spy Maxim Shugaley released from a Libyan prison. Charlie Sheen, Dolph Lundgren, and other actors on Cameo recorded supportive messages, which were shared on the pro-Shugaley Facebook pages […]
Facebook posts and Cameo videos by Charlie Sheen and Dolph Lundgren were used by Russian trolls to persuade Libya to release a suspected spy
Lifestyle

The 10 countries where the most jobs depend on travel and tourism

International tourism is taking a major hit amid rising concerns about the novel coronavirus, but the industry doesn’t affect every country’s economy in the same way. According to a report from visa assistance firm official-esta.com, India creates 172 jobs for every 100 tourists, while Libya creates 68. While tourism can […]
The 10 countries where the most jobs depend on travel and tourism
News

Trump appears to contradict his own secretary of state in a phone call where he indicated the US supported an attack on Tripoli’s UN-backed government

President Donald Trump appeared to endorse a militia’s offensive against the UN-recognised government in Libya, according to American officials cited in a Bloomberg report. The alleged endorsement conflicts with existing State Department policy, and comments the Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made on April 7 in which he condemned the […]
Trump appears to contradict his own secretary of state in a phone call where he indicated the US supported an attack on Tripoli’s UN-backed government
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Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard points to US interventions as reason North Korea’s Kim Jong Un ‘will cling to his nukes’

Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard expressed doubts about President Donald Trump’s impending meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on denuclearization. Gabbard pointed to the history of US interventions in foreign countries as the reason why Kim won’t give up his nukes, contending he sees the weapons as an important […]
Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard points to US interventions as reason North Korea’s Kim Jong Un ‘will cling to his nukes’
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These are the 10 riskiest countries in the world to visit — and why

Planning for safe travel usually includes leaving contact information and knowing whether it is safe to drink the water – but for some countries, the US State Department suggests more dramatic measures be taken. For some countries, travellers may want to consider drafting a will and designating beneficiaries. And for […]
These are the 10 riskiest countries in the world to visit — and why
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At least 44 migrants drowned off the coasts of Tunisia and Turkey

At least 44 migrants have drowned in two separate incidents after their boats sank off the coasts of Tunisia and Turkey on Sunday. In a third incident, one migrant drowned and at least 240 more were rescued from 11 small boats by Spain’s maritime rescue service. At least 1,178 migrants […]
At least 44 migrants drowned off the coasts of Tunisia and Turkey
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