Russia planned to use monkeypox as bioweapon, a former Soviet expert claims

A former Soviet bioweapons expert has claimed that Russia explored using monkeypox as a bio-weapon until at least the early 1990s. Colonel Kanat Alibekov – AKA Kenneth Alibek — claimed in recently resurfaced interviews that the USSR had a programme thats sole aim was to determine what viruses could be weaponised. Alibek was deputy chief of the USSR’s biological weapons […]

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Colorado school district gets to keep mascot named after Kiowa Tribe

A Colorado school district will still be able to use its mascot named after the Kiowa Tribe despite a state law banning the use of American Indian mascots by schools going into effect next month, voted the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs on Thursday. Elbert County School District C-2, based in Kiowa, was removed from the commission’s non-compliance list, meaning […]

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle may destabilise Queen at jubilee, expert claims

The presence of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at the Queen's Platinum Jubilee events could "destabilise" the celebration, an expert has claimed. Resentment between several members of the Royal Family could also be on the cards ahead of the Queen's 70-year celebration, royal expert Camilla Tominey has said. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will receive widespread publicity when they […]

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Live updates | US to ship $100M in military aid to Ukraine The Denver Post

By The Associated Press WASHINGTON — The U.S. has announced a shipment of $100 million in military equipment to Ukraine, separate from what will be coming from the $40 billion approved Thursday by Congress. The latest package includes 18 more howitzers as well as anti-artillery radar systems, both of which the U.S. has provided to Ukraine already since Russia invaded […]

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