MOSCOW – Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) said on Thursday it uncovered a spying operation by US intelligence agencies using Apple mobile devices.
“The FSB, together with the Russian Federal Security Service, uncovered an intelligence operation by US intelligence services using Apple mobile devices,” it said in a statement. (Russia-USA-FSB)
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Four school children were taken to hospital after a knife attack that reportedly involved dozens of people during a sports day in Eskilstuna on Thursday.
Several police units were dispatched to the sports complex around lunchtime following reports of an altercation. (Sweden-school-quarrel)
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KABU – Afghanistan’s security forces have discovered an arms cache in western Farah province and seized a variety of weapons and ammunition, a statement from the General Directorate of Intelligence (GDI) said on Thursday.
Acting on a tip-off, GDI personnel launched operations in Farah province on Wednesday and discovered weapons including five Kalashnikov rifles, three PK machine guns, two rocket launchers and thousands of bullets, including 20 grenade launchers, the statement said, without mentioning whether anyone was arrested. (Afghanistan arms seizure)
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NEW YORK – The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday passed legislation that would delay the implementation of the federal government’s debt ceiling until January 1, 2025.
Lawmakers voted to approve the bill 314 to 117 after it was introduced to Congress late Sunday. (US debt ceiling)