EU warns Twitter of ban over content rules

The EU has reportedly threatened to ban Twitter if new owner Elon Musk doesn’t follow the bloc’s struct content moderation rules.

ISIS leader killed in operation

The Free Syrian Army carried out the operation that killed Islamic State leader Abu al-Hassan al-Hashemi al-Quraishi in Syria’s Daraa province in
mid-October, the U.S. military said in a statement on Wednesday.

Asian stocks jump after Powell speech

Asian share markets have rediscovered their appetite for risk after US Fed chair Jerome Powell signalled a slowdown in the bank’s aggressive rate hikes.

US House Democrats elect Jeffries leader

New York congressman Hakeem Jeffries has been elected the new US House of Representatives Democratic leader.

North Korea’s Kim calls for meeting to review state affairs

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called for a major political conference before year’s end where he’s expected to address his increasingly tense relations with Washington and Seoul over the expansion of his nuclear and missile programs.

China ex-president Jiang Zemin dies at 96

“Comrade Jiang Zemin’s death is an incalculable loss to our Party and our military and our people of all ethnic groups,” China’s ruling Communist Party says.

Former U.S. President Clinton tests positive for COVID

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton said in a tweet on Wednesday that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and experiencing mild symptoms.