Taliban "shooting protesters" as thousands try to flee Afghanistan – BBC News

Taliban fighters are reported to have opened fire on crowds and shot dead protesters in Afghanistan who were demonstrating against their takeover of the country. There have been more desperate scenes outside the international airport in Kabul, as thousands of Afghans try to flee the country. In response to the developing humanitarian crisis the UK… Continue reading Taliban "shooting protesters" as thousands try to flee Afghanistan – BBC News

Catastrophic flooding across western Europe as politicians blame climate change – BBC News

More than 120 people have died and hundreds are still missing after record rainfall caused the worst flooding in parts of Western Europe for many decades. In Germany dozens of people were unaccounted for, with the Chancellor Angela Merkel describing the floods as a catastrophe. Torrential rain has also devastated parts of Belgium, the Netherlands… Continue reading Catastrophic flooding across western Europe as politicians blame climate change – BBC News