Thomas N'kono


Gaza clears rubble, buries dead as truce with Israel holds

Shell-shocked Gazans on Monday sifted through the rubble of three days of deadly fighting between Israel and Islamic Jihad militants as a truce held and life slowly returned to normal. On Monday evening, nearly a day since the truce began, Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid gave a televised address saying the bombardment had "landed a devastating blow to the enemy", and that the "entire senior military command of Islamic Jihad in Gaza was successfully targeted."

U.S. readies new $1 billion Ukraine weapons package

WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) - (This Aug 5 story adds dropped word in paragraph 9.) The Biden administration's next security assistance package for Ukraine is expected to be $1 billion, one of the largest so far, and include munitions for long-range weapons and armored medical transport vehicles, three sources briefed on the matter told Reuters on Friday.

School announcements for Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022

Student IDs must be worn DEMING - Starting September 7, 2022, Deming High School and Mimbres Valley High students will be required to wear their school issued ID to enter campus and ride school buses. Per DHS/MVH ID procedures, students will be required to wear ID badges on a lanyard around their neck. ...

World's Most Beautiful Beaches to be smoke-free? PCB may prohibit vapes, cigarettes on beach

PANAMA CITY BEACH — Thinking of a relaxing sunset walk on the beach with a glass of wine in one hand and a cigarette in the other? Officials say don't even think about lighting up here. City officials discussed at their council meeting Tuesday morning taking a stance to make it illegal to smoke cigarettes and even vape on...