AP apologizes for ‘inappropriate reference to French people’ — RT World News

The news agency suggested that calling them ‘the French’ is “dehumanizing” The Associated Press has apologized and deleted a tweet advising journalists that ‘the French’ is a term to be avoided along with ‘the mentally ill’ and ‘the disabled’. The agency’s advice was ridiculed online, including by France’s Embassy in Washington. The Associated Press’ stylebook … Read more

China enters top three in global vehicle exports – Bloomberg — RT Business News

Overseas shipments of domestically made cars have tripled over the past three years Shipments of automobiles from China to international markets topped 2.5 million units in 2022, making it the world’s third biggest exporter of cars, Bloomberg reported earlier this week, citing data from the China Passenger Car Association. China’s numbers came in behind Japan … Read more

Moscow Says 14 Killed in Ukraine Strike on Eastern Hospital, Kyiv Claims 3 Dead in Russian Strike

Russia’s Defense Ministry on Saturday accused the Ukrainian army of striking a hospital in the eastern Luhansk region, leaving 14 dead and injuring 24 others. On Saturday morning in the town of Novoaidar, “the Ukrainian armed forces deliberately attacked the building of a district hospital with rockets of a U.S.-made HIMARS multiple launch rocket system,” … Read more

Mozart Group trains Ukrainians to ‘kill Russians’ – founder — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

While claiming the group’s purpose is “humanitarian,” Andrew Milburn told RT that killing is a part of that mission Despite its professed humanitarian mission in Ukraine, the Mozart Group is a private military company training Ukrainian soldiers to kill Russians, its founder and CEO told RT’s Afshin Rattansi on Saturday’s episode of ‘Going Underground.’ Founded … Read more

Scholz reveals Germany’s goal in Ukraine — RT World News

The chancellor also vowed to keep his nerve while dealing with the conflict between Moscow and Kiev The aim that Germany is striving to achieve by assisting Ukraine in its conflict with Russia is to prevent Moscow from changing borders through force, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has said. The statement comes days after Berlin promised … Read more

Jerusalem struck by second shooting in 24 hours — RT World News

Two people were severely wounded and hospitalized after a gunman opened fire in Jerusalem on Saturday, Israeli police said. They stated that the suspect, who is just 13 years old, has been “neutralized.”  The victims are a father and a son, aged 47 and 22 respectively, the Haaretz newspaper reported, citing the nation’s rescue service. … Read more

Russia Urges ‘Maximum Restraint’ After Jerusalem Attacks

Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Saturday called for “maximum restraint” following violence in Israel and the West Bank that marked another escalation in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. “We perceive this development of events with deep concern. We call on all parties to exercise maximum restraint and prevent further escalation of tension,” the ministry said in a statement. … Read more

Belarusian star wins Australian Open title — RT Sport News

Aryna Sabalenka won the first Grand Slam title of her career as the Belarusian fought back from one set down to defeat Elena Rybakina in a pulsating Australian Open final on Saturday. Appearing a maiden major final, fifth seed Sabalenka found herself behind after an imposing opening from Rybakina saw the reigning Wimbledon champion claim … Read more

Videos of deadly police beating in US released — RT World News

The footage sheds light on the violent arrest of Tyre Nichols by Memphis law enforcement officers The US city of Memphis, Tennessee released several videos on Friday showing the brutal beating of Tyre Nichols by police. Nichols, a 29-year-old black FedEx worker who had been stopped for reckless driving, succumbed to his wounds in the … Read more

NATO state ‘modeling cyber strikes’ on Russian infrastructure – Moscow — RT Russia & Former Soviet Union

Britain has been training to hack Russia’s energy facilities, one of its top diplomats has said Britain has been modeling cyberattacks on Russia’s critical infrastructure, the country’s deputy foreign minister, Oleg Syromolotov, said on Saturday. He added that the simulated hacks included energy facilities and were conducted under NATO guidance. The deputy minister stated that … Read more