Residents of Kharkiv are preparing for winter, creating an underground city. Meanwhile, Istanbul was rocked by a major explosion today, killing at least six people.
Kharkiv residents are preparing for winter. Most of them don’t want to leave their homes. Therefore, the only thing they can do is live under them, creating an underground city.
Explosion in Turkey kills six
Istanbul was rocked by a major explosion today, killing at least six people. The explosion occurred in one of the busiest markets in the Turkish capital. The country’s president said the attack undoubtedly had a terrorist background.
G20 and ASEAN Summits
The G20 summit is due to start in Indonesia, just days after an ASEAN meeting was held, focusing on the region’s issues. Southeast Asia is attracting increased interest from the rest of the world as the regional situation becomes more complex.
Netanyahu will establish a new government
Benjamin Netanyahu has been tasked by the Israeli president with setting up a new government. In his opening remarks, he pledged to seek consensus within a highly polarized nation.
US Democrats keep Senate
The results fell for two key battleground states – Nevada and Arizona. The Republican candidates fell short of pre-election expectations on both counts and were beaten by their Democratic opponents who secured the U.S. Senate for the Democratic Party.
Runoff in Slovenia
Polling stations in Slovenia have been closed as the country awaits the full results of the presidential elections. So far, leftist candidate Natasha Mushar is in the lead, with her competitor trailing by around 10% of the vote. However, everything can change because the ballots are still being counted.
Dallas Air Crash
An air show commemorating wartime events in Dallas, USA came to an abrupt halt when two World War II planes collided and crashed.
The anniversary of the end of the First World War is a moment of solemn remembrance for the United Kingdom.
Light, camera, action
The Camerimage film festival in Toruń, Poland is a great opportunity to meet renowned filmmakers from all over the world. This year’s guest of honor is actor and director Sam Mandes, best known for his Oscar-winning “American Beauty” and two James Bond films. Could he be the next Bond director after making ‘Spectre’ and ‘Skyfall’?
70th anniversary of TVP
Today Polish television celebrates a very important anniversary. The first TVP program was broadcast 70 years ago, in 1952.
World News guest
Our guest was Maciej Gaca, a Sinologist from Nicolaus Copernicus University.