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(5月24日) (滚动更新) 世界新闻 – English/Chinese 英中简报

Kurt Zouma: West Ham defender pleads guilty to kicking and slapping cat

West Ham United defender Kurt Zouma admits kicking and slapping his pet cat in a video that also showed him saying “I swear I’ll kill it”.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 11:13 pm(NZT)

Boris Johnson under more pressure over new lockdown ‘Partygate’ photos

Britain’s beleaguered Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing accusations he misled lawmakers and is staring down fresh calls to resign, after new images were published appearing to show him raising a glass with colleagues at a social gathering inside Downing Street during lockdown.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 24 May 2022 | 11:02 pm(NZT)

French Open: Second seed Daniil Medvedev begins with comfortable win at Roland Garros

World number two Daniil Medvedev secures his place in the French Open second round with a comfortable straight-set win over Argentine Facundo Bagnis.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 10:59 pm(NZT)

Could hydrogen ease Germany’s reliance on Russian gas?

Why hydrogen might be one route for Germany to move away from dependence on Russian imports.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 10:45 pm(NZT)

Coronavirus: Argentine President Fernández pays ‘fine’ over lockdown party

Leaked photos of the dinner party held while Covid lockdown measures were in force caused outrage.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 10:25 pm(NZT)

Luc Besson: French director cleared of rape charges by Paris court

The director of The Big Blue and Nikita was accused of repeatedly raping actress Sand Van Roy.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 10:03 pm(NZT)

Afghanistan: UK’s withdrawal a disaster, inquiry concludes

The way the UK left the country last year was a “betrayal” that “likely cost lives”, an inquiry has found.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 9:52 pm(NZT)

Jesse Lingard: West Ham enquire about Manchester United player

West Ham United make an enquiry about Jesse Lingard, whose Manchester United contract expires at the end of next month.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 9:28 pm(NZT)

Partygate: Boris Johnson facing questions after photos emerge

The PM and police are under scrutiny over photographs apparently showing the PM at a party during lockdown.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 8:51 pm(NZT)

Ukrainian Olympic rower and wife ‘so grateful’ after escaping to England

Dmytro Mikhai and Dasha Kutanova are living with the family of Team GB rower Jack Beaumont.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 8:28 pm(NZT)

Mikaela Mayer v Alycia Baumgardner super-featherweight unification fight agreed

WBO and IBF champion Mikaela Mayer will meet WBC belt holder Alycia Baumgardner in a super-featherweight unification bout this year.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 8:24 pm(NZT)

Erdogan blanks Greek prime minister over US remarks

Turkey’s leader accuses Kyriakos Mitsotakis of trying to block sales of US fighter jets to Ankara.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 8:13 pm(NZT)

Marcus Rashford wins top prize at British Book Awards

The England footballer won the top prize at the British Book Awards for his non-fiction debut.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 8:07 pm(NZT)

Assam floods: Flood leaves thousands without food and water

Locals have to take shelter in squalid conditions, camping on roadsides with little food and water.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 7:56 pm(NZT)

Quad Summit: World faces ‘dark hour’ with Ukraine war, says Biden

The US president met key Asia allies to discuss China’s influence and differences over Russia’s invasion.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 7:50 pm(NZT)

Cost of living: Rise in food export curbs sparks concerns

Malaysia has become the latest country in Asia to cut food exports to keep prices down at home.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 6:47 pm(NZT)

Daniel Vettori: Former New Zealand spinner is new Australia assistant coach

Former New Zealand spinner Daniel Vettori is named assistant coach of the Australia men’s team.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 6:15 pm(NZT)

The changing face of the North Sea oil industry

Some workers are still banking on a career in oil and gas, others are focusing on a greener future.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 5:36 pm(NZT)

Man City win Premier League title: How English football changed Pep Guardiola

In winning four titles in five seasons, Pep Guardiola has transformed English football – but he has also evolved during that time, writes Guillem Balague.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 5:25 pm(NZT)

‘Democratic’ jackdaws use noise to make decisions

The birds take to the skies en masse after calling out their ‘vote’, scientists have discovered.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 1:27 pm(NZT)

Ukraine war: Melitopol residents resist Russian occupation

Partisan groups are carrying out attacks on occupying forces in the south-eastern city of Melitopol.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 12:32 pm(NZT)

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says Iranian authorities forced her to sign false confession as condition of release

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the dual British-Iranian citizen detained by Iran for nearly 6 years, said Iranian authorities forced her to sign a false confession as a condition of her release.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 24 May 2022 | 12:10 pm(NZT)

Round-up: War crime conviction and diplomat quits

A Kyiv court delivers its first war crime conviction while a Russian diplomat quits over the war.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 8:13 am(NZT)

Queen uses buggy to visit Chelsea Flower Show

The Queen makes another public appearance as she is driven around the flower show in west London.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 7:57 am(NZT)

Johnson pictured drinking at lockdown event

The photos published by ITV News show Boris Johnson holding up a glass at a leaving do in November 2020.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 7:55 am(NZT)

French Open: Emma Raducanu wins thriller in Roland Garros first round

British number one Emma Raducanu comes back from a set down to win her senior debut at the French Open against Czech teenager Linda Noskova.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 7:35 am(NZT)

Chelsea deal ‘still has major hurdles to overcome’ Whitehall source tells BBC Sport

The government is set to approve Chelsea’s £4.25bn sale in the next 24 hours but the deal still has “major hurdles to overcome”, BBC Sport learns.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 7:35 am(NZT)

Southern Baptist Convention vilified sex abuse survivors – report

Survivors of sex abuse at the hands of clergy were stonewalled and vilified, a new report finds.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 7:22 am(NZT)

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says Iran made her confess as condition of release

Iran made a last-minute release demand at the airport with a UK official present, the former prisoner says.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 7:08 am(NZT)

A new billionaire has been minted nearly every day during the pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has been good for the wallets of the wealthy.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 24 May 2022 | 6:32 am(NZT)

Monkeypox virus outbreaks are containable – WHO

More than 100 cases of the virus have now been confirmed in 16 countries outside Africa.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 6:21 am(NZT)

Kylian Mbappe: France forward says Real Madrid dream not over despite new PSG deal

Kylian Mbappe says the dream of one day playing for Real Madrid is “never over” despite opting to sign a new contract and stay at Paris St-Germain.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 6:06 am(NZT)

Baptism of fire for France’s new government

A pair of appointments to Macron’s cabinet have both sparked a backlash – each for a different reason.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 6:05 am(NZT)

Ruling on Jews who prayed in Al-Aqsa compound ignites controversy

A court in Jerusalem has issued a controversial ruling that critics say threatens the fragile agreement regulating access to Jerusalem’s most disputed holy sites.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 24 May 2022 | 5:56 am(NZT)

Dozens feared trapped after 10-storey building collapses in Iran

Pictures show concrete floors and steel beams that crushed cars after falling on to the street below.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 5:29 am(NZT)

Millionaires at Davos say ‘tax us more’

At the annual meeting of the business and political elites, wealthy attendees call for fairer tax.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 5:00 am(NZT)

Erik Ten Hag says taking Manchester United job is not a risk to his reputation

Erik ten Hag says he is not risking his managerial reputation by taking the Manchester United job.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 4:37 am(NZT)

Russian diplomat quits over war in Ukraine

Boris Bondarev walks out of his job in Geneva, saying he has never been more ashamed of Russia.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 4:21 am(NZT)

Starbucks pulls out of Russia after 15 years

The coffee giant makes the decision to exit after suspending operations there in March.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 3:42 am(NZT)

Ukraine calls for safe passage for grain exports

The country’s inability to export its grain has led to food prices rising around the world.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 2:52 am(NZT)

Kylian Mbappé says sport has been his ‘refuge’

Kylian Mbappé says that playing football became his “refuge” as he battled with a “tough decision” as to whether to sign a contract extension with Paris St-Germain or join Real Madrid.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 24 May 2022 | 2:32 am(NZT)

Iran vows revenge after Revolutionary Guards colonel is assassinated

Sayad Khodai was shot outside his home – the latest high-level figure to be killed in Iran.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 2:22 am(NZT)

Ukraine war: Russian soldier Vadim Shishimarin jailed for life over war crime

The tank commander admitted killing an unarmed civilian at the first war crimes trial since the invasion.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 2:11 am(NZT)

Naomi Osaka unsure on Wimbledon after ranking points decision

Four-time major champion Naomi Osaka is not sure if she will play Wimbledon after ranking points were stripped from the event.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 2:03 am(NZT)

Russian soldier sentenced in Ukraine conflict’s first war crimes trial

A 21-year-old Russian soldier was sentenced to life in prison on Monday for killing an unarmed man in Ukraine’s first war crimes trial since Russia’s invasion.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 24 May 2022 | 1:41 am(NZT)

Formula 1 teams will miss races unless budget cap raised – Red Bull’s Christian Horner

Formula 1 teams will be forced to miss races this season unless the sport’s budget cap is increased, says Red Bull team principal Christian Horner.

Source: BBC News – Home | 24 May 2022 | 12:35 am(NZT)

The bull market minted millions of day traders. They’re in for a rough ride

In early 2021, in the midst of speculative stock market euphoria, a pair of day traders went viral on TikTok with a video explaining their winning strategy.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 24 May 2022 | 12:33 am(NZT)

Germany is keen to pursue gas projects with Senegal, says Scholz on first African tour

Germany wants to intensively pursue gas and renewable energy projects with Senegal, Chancellor Olaf Scholz said on Sunday during his first trip to Africa, against the backdrop of the war in Ukraine and its impact on energy and food prices.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 23 May 2022 | 11:54 pm(NZT)

You can get unlimited summer travel for $9.50 in this European country

A whole month of unlimited transport for just $9.50 — that’s a great deal at any time, but in a time of fuel price hikes, rocketing car rental rates and a worldwide cost of living crisis, it becomes unbeatable.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 23 May 2022 | 10:28 pm(NZT)

7 dead after blaze on Philippine ferry

Seven people have died after a high-speed Philippine ferry carrying 134 people caught fire on Monday, with seven passengers still missing, the coast guard said.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 23 May 2022 | 4:14 pm(NZT)

2022-05-24 18:56:06
世卫组织:全球已确诊131例猴痘病例 疫情走势尚不清晰
2022-05-24 18:55:10
新华社华沙5月24日电 通讯:波兰艰难应对乌克兰人安置问题
2022-05-24 18:49:51
土消息人士称瑞典芬兰代表团即将访问土耳其 讨论加入北约事宜
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2022-05-24 18:45:03
2022-05-24 16:21:38
美国常务副国务卿舍曼感染新冠 日本启动外国人团队游测试
(抗击新冠肺炎)美国常务副国务卿舍曼感染新冠 日本启动外国人团队游测试
2022-05-24 16:19:02
中新网北京5月24日电 综合消息:据英国《卫报》24日报道,一项长期调查研究显示,在过去十年中,欧洲水果的农药污染急剧增加。
2022-05-24 15:39:47
中新社旧金山5月23日电 当地时间23日,美国华盛顿特区总检察长卡尔·拉辛对脸书母公司Meta首席执行官马克·扎克伯格提起一项诉讼,指控其直接参与的公司政策决策导致了与“剑桥分析”公司相关的数据泄露。
2022-05-24 15:35:39
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中新社努尔苏丹5月24日电 据外媒消息,阿塞拜疆和亚美尼亚23日就两国开启划界工作达成一致,两国领导人称将分别成立委员会以解决边界划定问题。
2022-05-24 14:21:48
伊朗一栋建筑坍塌致6人丧生 仍有数十人受困瓦砾之下
2022-05-24 14:06:51
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福岛核电站1号机组被曝地基部分损坏 钢筋裸露在外
海外网5月24日电 据日媒《福岛民友》24日消息,日本东京电力公司(东电)23日宣布,在对福岛核电站1号机组内部的格纳容器(包裹反应堆的安全外壳)进行调查时发现,支撑反应堆压力容器的部分地基混凝土损坏,里面的钢筋裸露在外面。东电称可能是燃料溶解发热导致的。
2022-05-24 12:56:52
中新网5月24日电 综合报道,截至目前,猴痘传染已扩散至非洲以外共15个国家,引发外界警惕和担忧。猴痘病毒会发生变异吗?是否会大规模暴发疫情呢?天花疫苗还能有效应对猴痘感染吗?
2022-05-24 12:53:06
中新网5月24日电 据《乌克兰真理报》23日报道,乌克兰国防部情报总局局长布达诺夫在接受该报采访时称,俄乌冲突爆发后,俄罗斯总统普京曾遭到暗杀。
2022-05-24 12:05:13
中新网5月24日电 据美联社24日报道,世卫组织传染病专家海曼(David Heymann)认为,近期暴发的猴痘疫情是“随机事件”,可能和西班牙、比利时两场大规模派对中所发生的性行为有关。
2022-05-24 11:36:19
涉嫌履历造假 韩国第一夫人被警方书面调查
中新网5月24日电 综合报道,韩国警方23日宣布就韩国总统尹锡悦妻子金建希涉嫌履历造假一事展开书面调查。韩国首尔市警察厅厅长表示,目前还不能排除其嫌疑,将在充分获取信息后做判断。
2022-05-24 10:20:00
#8203;中新网5月24日电 (记者 孟湘君)拜登成为美国总统后的首次亚洲行,终于在其上任16个月后姗姗来迟。此次“限量版”亚洲行,直接把出访国家“精简”到了两个——日本和韩国。
2022-05-24 10:02:39
中新网5月24日电 综合美媒报道,当地时间23日,美军参谋长联席会议主席米利表示,美国防部正开始筹备向乌克兰派遣美军,以保护最近重新开放的美国驻乌克兰大使馆。
2022-05-24 09:24:54
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中新网5月24日电 当地时间5月23日,日本首相岸田文雄与到访的美国总统拜登在位于东京的迎宾馆举行会谈。

中新社北京5月23日电 东京消息:针对日美领导人会晤涉华消极动向,中国驻日使馆发言人23日在应询时表示,日美领导人会晤及日美联合声明恶意操弄涉华议题,无端指责中国,粗暴干涉中国内政,严重违反国际法和国际关系基本准则,严重损害中国主权、安全和发展利益。中方对此表示强烈不满和坚决反对。
2022-05-24 02:59:33
中新社联合国5月23日电 联合国安理会23日就技术与安全问题举行公开会,中国常驻联合国代表张军在会上介绍了中国促进国际科技交流合作、防范管控安全风险的主张和倡议,敦促有关国家停止在世界各地包括亚太制造分裂和地缘对抗,停止制造经济科技脱钩、破坏全球产业链稳定和经济复苏。
2022-05-24 02:00:25
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新华社日内瓦5月23日电 北京时间5月23日,第75届世界卫生大会在日内瓦召开。大会总务委员会和全会分别做出决定,拒绝将个别国家提出的所谓“邀请台湾以观察员身份参加世卫大会”的提案纳入大会议程。这一决定充分体现了一个中国原则已成为国际社会普遍共识,是人心所向、大势所趋,不可阻挡。台湾民进党当局借疫情搞政治操弄,不得人心,自取其辱,必将失败。
2022-05-24 00:26:23
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停止出口鸡只 马来西亚政府谋解“鸡荒”
中新社吉隆坡5月23日电 (记者 陈悦)马来西亚政府23日举行内阁会议后宣布,该国将从6月1日起停止该国每月多达360万只鸡的出口,直到鸡肉价格和生产恢复稳定。
2022-05-23 22:48:34
2022年“跃动她影”晚宴举行 维奥拉·戴维斯获“跃动她影”奖
中新网戛纳5月23日电 2022年“跃动她影”晚宴于当地时间5月22日晚在法国戛纳举行,开云集团主席兼首席执行官弗朗索瓦-亨利·皮诺、戛纳电影节总监蒂埃里·弗雷莫为获奖女影星颁奖。好莱坞女影星维奥拉·戴维斯(Viola Davis)获2022年“跃动她影”奖。
2022-05-23 22:48:12
中新网努尔苏丹5月23日电 基辅消息:当地时间23日,乌克兰总统泽连斯基签署关于没收支持俄罗斯特别军事行动的公民财产的法案。
2022-05-23 22:42:04
韩国举行前总统卢武铉逝世13周年悼念仪式 文在寅出席
中新网5月23日电 据韩联社报道,韩国已故前总统卢武铉逝世13周年悼念仪式23日在其故乡庆尚南道金海市烽下村举行。刚刚卸任的韩国前总统文在寅及大批朝野人士前往出席。
2022-05-23 22:05:24
中新社莫斯科5月23日电 (张雨晨 田冰)俄罗斯外交部23日发表声明,宣布撤回莫斯科申办2030年世博会候选资格。
2022-05-23 22:02:27
中新社曼谷5月23日电 联合国亚太经社会(ESCAP)第78届年会23日在曼谷举行。年会期间,中国常驻ESCAP代表处在曼谷联合国会议中心举办纪念ESCAP成立75周年中国减贫成就图片展。中国驻泰国大使韩志强、ESCAP执行秘书阿里沙赫巴纳共同为图片展揭幕,联大主席沙希德及ESCAP各成员国、联合国机构、媒体代表等参加。
2022-05-23 22:00:53
俄副外长:若乌方作出积极回应 俄方愿重返谈判
中新社莫斯科5月23日电 (记者 田冰)俄罗斯外交部副部长鲁坚科23日表示,一旦乌克兰方面表现出建设性立场并对莫斯科的提议作出回应,俄方就准备与乌方重新回到谈判桌前。
2022-05-23 21:37:30
当地时间23日,俄罗斯外交部发布消息称,俄罗斯决定自愿撤回申请在莫斯科举办2030年世博会的候选资格。(总台记者 张誉耀)
2022-05-23 21:30:37
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法国新政府首次部长会议举行 马克龙期冀推动国家团结
中新社巴黎5月23日电 法国新政府首次部长会议当地时间23日在巴黎举行。法国总统马克龙主持会议并讲话,希望新政府推动国家团结。
2022-05-23 21:12:40
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2022-05-23 20:16:18
世卫称低收入国家近10亿人未接种疫苗 澳现罕见并发症威胁儿童
(抗击新冠肺炎)世卫称低收入国家近10亿人未接种疫苗 澳现罕见并发症威胁儿童
2022-05-23 20:14:38
世卫组织发布猴痘疫情暴发预警 已发生人际传播
中新社北京5月23日电 综合消息:世界卫生组织21日发布猴痘疫情暴发预警。世卫组织指出,现有信息表明,与有症状的猴痘病例发生密切身体接触的人群中正在发生人际传播。
2022-05-23 19:20:27
中新网5月23日电 据俄罗斯卫星通讯社报道,当地时间23日,俄罗斯外交部副部长鲁坚科表示,只要基辅表现出建设性态度,并对俄罗斯的提议作出回应,莫斯科愿意与乌克兰重新进行谈判。

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