The Embassy of Belgium in the United States of America featured Ambassador Régibeau's four-legged companion "Glaarni", a photogenic Bernese Mountain Dog. The feature was made on the occasion of International Dog Day, commemorated worldwide annually on August 26.
The deployment of F-16 fighter jets from Denmark and the Netherlands to Ukraine has received U.S. approval. Ukraine is slated to get F-16s following pilot training as part of global initiatives spearheaded by NATO nations
Explosions were heard close to the Crimean Bridge, which connects Russia's interior with the annexation-zone peninsula. A tanker in the Kerch Strait was reportedly damaged by a Ukrainian drone strike earlier
The training sessions on the Importance of compliance and Implementation of Food Safety Plans (HACCP) concluded last week in Honiara with calls for similar training to enhance the knowledge and capacity of local food processors and exporters.