Powerful volcanic eruption in Spain after 50 years
La Palma: After 50 years, a powerful volcano has erupted on the island of La Palma, near the Spanish Atlantic Ocean. The volcano erupted on Sunday night. The volcanic eruption damaged several homes and rescued thousands of people.
According to The Canary Island Institute of Volcanology, the volcanic eruption on the island in the southern part of Spain started at 3 am on Monday. The last volcanic eruption in the region was in 1971, about 50 years ago, and lava flowed continuously for about three weeks. The new volcano will remain for a few more days.
Spain’s La Palma region, which is at high risk of volcanism, has a population of more than 85,000, and more than 5,000 people have been rescued so far.
Also read: Japan urges to speak out against China’s military expansion
Japan urges European countries to talk about China’s military expansion
Japan has urged European countries that China’s military expansion risks escalating the conflict. In an interview with The Guardian on Monday, Japanese Defense Minister Novo Kisi warned the international community to be vigilant, saying China’s military expansion could increase the risk.
China has recently expanded its military presence in the South China Sea and the eastern region. Defense Minister Kisi has called on European countries to open their mouths, saying China’s actions could irritate neighboring countries and the international community.
“China is expanding its military presence in Taiwan and other islands around its territory, along the Indian border and in the southeast China Sea,” he said. So everyone needs to talk about it. ‘
Also read: Hotel Rwanda hero convicted of terrorist attack Rwanda
A Rwandan court has convicted Paul Roussebagina, a protagonist and politician of the Hollywood feature film Hotel Rwanda, of involvement in a terrorist attack.
A Rwandan court on Monday convicted him of involvement in the 1994 genocide. “The court has found Paul guilty of being involved in a terrorist group,” the court said in a statement. “It has been confirmed that he was involved in the 1994 genocide.”
Russessabegina, 67, plays a hotel manager at the Oscar-nominated film Hotel Rwanda. In 1994, an ethnic conflict between the Hutu and Tutsi communities killed some 800,000 people. He was accused of being involved in the massacre.
Also read: Japan launches ‘human rights’ app for foreign workers
Japan is launching its first human rights app for foreign workers. The human rights app will be developed under the leadership of Japan International Corporation Agency JICA.
On Monday, JICA said the smart app would be built to protect foreign workers in Japan. The app will be jointly developed by more than 200 Japanese companies, including Toyota Motor Corporation.
‘Foreign workers in Japan work late into the day and are subject to various forms of violence. JICA is building a smart app for their security, ”JICA said on Monday.
According to JICA, foreign workers facing various problems can lodge various complaints and grievances through the app, which will be launched next year. As of 2020, there are about 17.2 million foreign workers in Japan.
Also read: China’s Universal Resort opens after 20 years
China’s Beijing Universal Resort has officially opened after 20 years. It has been open to the public since Monday afternoon after a 19-day trial.
Based on the design of the American Universal Studios, the studio is said to have opened up about the strained relations between China and the United States. Beijing Universal Studios is the fifth largest studio in the world and the first in China.
The Chinese government has stated that the resort has been opened keeping in view the Covid 19 criteria. The resort was inaugurated amid heavy rains in China. The inaugural program featured characters from prestigious films produced by Universal Studios. The resort is also open to domestic and foreign tourists of all age groups, according to Global Times.
The resort is open to the public about 20 years after construction began. It is said that about 3.3 million has been invested in the construction of the studio.
Also read: Strict gun rules after a shooting at a Russian university
Two teenagers, including seven children, were killed and dozens were injured when gunmen opened fire on Russia’s Perm State University on Monday.
Stating that the incident was unexpected, Russian President Vladimir Putin has given strict instructions on gun rules. Russia’s Investigative Commission had launched an investigation into the incident. Ignaz Galyabhiv, 19, has been arrested on suspicion.
Also read: North Korea says the agreement between the US, UK, and Australia is dangerous
North Korea has strongly criticized the Oaks agreement between the United States, Britain, and Australia. North Korea has criticized the nuclear deal, which runs on powerful nuclear energy, as “seriously dangerous and absurd.”
North Korea’s foreign ministry said in a statement on Monday that the agreement was “dangerous not only for the Indo-Pacific region but also for North Korea’s security.”
“The agreement reached between the US, the UK, and Australia is really absurd and dangerous. This will upset the strategic balance of the Asia-Pacific region and cause serious problems. Not only that, but North Korea’s foreign ministry said in a statement that the “arms race” would be “very risky”.
Last week, the United States, Britain, and Australia announced a tripartite defense partnership for a nuclear-powered submarine in the Asia-Pacific region. The agreement, dubbed Oaks, is said to be aimed at reducing China’s influence in the Asia-Pacific region.
Following the agreement, France has recalled its ambassadors from the United States and Australia. China has also strongly criticized the defense deal. Experts have expressed concern that the Oxus agreement on security in the Asia-Pacific region could lead to a diplomatic crisis.