Libya mired in ‘culture of impunity’

In wake of recent killings, Libyan activist Ahmed el-Gasir speaks with Al Jazeera about the country’s security failures. A Libyan human rights organisation has accused the Libyan National Army (LNA), led by General Khalifa Haftar and its militia supporters in Benghazi, responsible for acts that amount to “crimes against humanity”. In a report calling on […]

Goldfish go months without oxygen by making alcohol inside cells

Goldfish and crucian carp have evolved enzymes that turn carbohydrates into alcohol when no oxygen is available – helping the fish survive in ice-locked pools Limited VIP tickets remaining – Book now Goldfish and their wild crucian carp relatives can survive for five months without breathing oxygen – and now we know how. The fish […]

Nordkorea: China und USA demonstrieren Einigkeit

Wegen der scharfen Kriegsrhetorik Nordkoreas haben Chinas Staatschef und der US-Präsident ihre gemeinsame Haltung im Raketenstreit betont. Trump hofft auf Chinas Hilfe. Im Raketenstreit mit Nordkorea, der in einen heftigen Krieg der Worte ausgeartet ist, haben die USA und China die Führung in Pjöngjang zur Mäßigung aufgerufen. In einem Telefonat seien sich US-Präsident Donald Trump […]

Putney Bridge jogger push suspect eliminated from inquiry

Eric Bellquist, 41, is facing no further action after being arrested on Thursday. A man arrested on suspicion of pushing a woman into the path of a bus while jogging has been eliminated from the investigation. Eric Bellquist, 41, was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm following the incident on London’s […]

Raising the stakes: Why North Korea is talking up Guam

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea’s announcement that it is finalizing a plan to launch four ballistic missiles over Japan toward the island of Guam has touched off a series of fiery threats from President Donald Trump and upped tensions between Pyongyang and Washington to a whole new level. So are we all headed […]