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Thousands marched in Havana pn Saturday to support gay rights and to join a symbolic marriage ceremony organised by President Raul Castro’s daughter Mariela.
Thousands of passengers were stranded in seaports and some domestic flights were cancelled as Typhoon Noul strengthened further before its expected landfall in the northeastern tip of the Philippines on Sunday.
A spokesperson for the Yemeni army allied with Houthi fighters said on Sunday that Yemen accepted a five-day humanitarian truce proposed by adversary Saudi Arabia but warned they would respond
to any violations.
Turkey’s former army chief and president, Kenan Evren, who led a 1980 coup and came to symbolise the military’s decades-long dominance over politics, has died at 97, the state-run Anadolu news agency said on Saturday.
As Russia marked the70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War with a grandiose military parade Saturday, Ukraine is bearing the brunt of renewed aggression from Moscow. It’s also struggling to come to terms with its own internal divisions.