Kyodo News Digest: December 1, 2022

Fans of Qatar pose before a World Cup Group A soccer match between Qatar and Netherlands…

North Korea’s Kim calls meeting to review state affairs

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has called for a major…

Kyodo News Digest: November 30, 2022

Mexico fans wearing sombrero hats pose for a photo before the start of a World Cup…

Former President Jiang Zemin, who guided China’s rise, dies

BEIJING (AP) — Former President Jiang Zemin, who led China out of isolation after the army…

Finland says it must ensure Ukraine wins war against Russia

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) – Finland’s leader says it must give Ukraine more weapons and support…

AP Interview: IMF chief urges targeted COVID policy in China

BERLIN (AP) — It’s time for China to move away from massive lockdowns and turn to…

Qatar loses on the World Cup field, wins on the global stage

DOHA, Qatar (AP) – The gilded stadiums are among the most spectacular in the world. The…

Russian attacks on Ukrainian energy pause, aid pledged

Kyiv, Ukraine (AP) – Russia on Monday held back from launching a fresh round of strikes…

Kyodo News Digest: November 29, 2022

Swiss fans cheer in the stands before a Group G soccer match against Brazil at 974…

Iranian general admits over 300 dead in unrest

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian general admitted on Monday that more than 300…