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10 things you need to know today: January 28, 2023
Former President Donald Trump.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 28, 2023

North Korea imposes 5-day lockdown on capital to fight 'respiratory illness'
North Koreans walk in Pyongchang.
sure ...

North Korea imposes 5-day lockdown on capital to fight 'respiratory illness'

Former U.S. generals explain how U.S. and German tanks can help Ukraine
Leopard 2 battle tanks
Many tanks

Former U.S. generals explain how U.S. and German tanks can help Ukraine

Can climate change lose Russia the war in Ukraine?
A destroyed Russian tank
Briefing

Can climate change lose Russia the war in Ukraine?

Why Turkey is blocking NATO's expansion
Turkey, Finland, and Sweden.
Briefing

Why Turkey is blocking NATO's expansion

Pope Francis says homosexuality 'isn't a crime, it's a human condition'
Pope Francis
Quotables

Pope Francis says homosexuality 'isn't a crime, it's a human condition'

Egypt's mummified 'golden boy' digitally unwrapped 2,300 years after burial
entrance to the Egyptian Museum
history unveiled

Egypt's mummified 'golden boy' digitally unwrapped 2,300 years after burial

Germany confirms plan to arm Ukraine with Leopard tanks
German Chancellor Olaf Scholz.
tanks incoming

Germany confirms plan to arm Ukraine with Leopard tanks

Hundreds of child asylum seekers have gone missing, UK government admits
Britain's Minister of State for Immigration Robert Jenrick
Where are they?

Hundreds of child asylum seekers have gone missing, UK government admits

What if Russia uses nukes?
Vladimir Putin.
Briefing

What if Russia uses nukes?

The tanks are coming
German Tank.
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

The tanks are coming

U.S. will reportedly send about 30 Abrams tanks to Ukraine
M1 Abrams battle tanks in Poland
Yes Tanks

U.S. will reportedly send about 30 Abrams tanks to Ukraine

WWII-era map leads to Dutch treasure hunt
Revealed WWII treasure map
X marks the spot

WWII-era map leads to Dutch treasure hunt

Massive outage leaves millions in Pakistan without power
Blackouts in Pakistan.
charging back up

Massive outage leaves millions in Pakistan without power

Can Putin survive?
Vladimir Putin.
In depth

Can Putin survive?

Germany won't stop allies from giving Leopard tanks to Ukraine, official says
German Leopard II tank
Tanks

Germany won't stop allies from giving Leopard tanks to Ukraine, official says

10 things you need to know today: January 22, 2023
President Biden seen during a speech.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 22, 2023

Can Bolsonaro's insurrectionists be deterred?
The aftermath of the Brazil riots.
Briefing

Can Bolsonaro's insurrectionists be deterred?

Chris Hipkins to replace Jacinda Ardern as New Zealand prime minister
New Zealand prime minister-designate Chris Hipkins.
A New PM in NZ

Chris Hipkins to replace Jacinda Ardern as New Zealand prime minister

10 things you need to know today: January 21, 2023
The U.S. Justice Department building.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: January 21, 2023

CIA director reportedly visits Kyiv to update Ukraine on Russia's war plans
CIA Director William Burns
Spy vs Spy

CIA director reportedly visits Kyiv to update Ukraine on Russia's war plans

What China's decline means for the world
A crib.
Briefing

What China's decline means for the world

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern resigns unexpectedly
Jacinda Ardern
You gotta know when to fold 'em

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern resigns unexpectedly

Even with incentives, countries are finding it hard to reverse falling birth rates
A mother and baby in Japan.
looking for a solution

Even with incentives, countries are finding it hard to reverse falling birth rates

Ukraine's volunteer foreign fighters include many vets who struggled with civilian life
A Canadian volunteer fighter in Ukraine.
returning to war

Ukraine's volunteer foreign fighters include many vets who struggled with civilian life

Church of England refuses to lift ban on same-sex marriages
Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby.
Still Not Approved

Church of England refuses to lift ban on same-sex marriages

Davos' conspiracy problem
The World Economic Forum logo
Briefing

Davos' conspiracy problem

Ukraine's interior minister, 17 others killed in helicopter crash near Kyiv
Helicopter crash near Kyiv that killed interior minister, children
Noted

Ukraine's interior minister, 17 others killed in helicopter crash near Kyiv

Lucile Randon, the world's oldest known person, dies at 118
Sister Andre prays.
rest in peace

Lucile Randon, the world's oldest known person, dies at 118

Why is the White House blocking the visas of Belarusian officials?
President Biden and Belarusian President Lukashenko.
Don't Let Them In

Why is the White House blocking the visas of Belarusian officials?

Russia's weaponization of gas exports to neuter Europe on Ukraine is backfiring
Anti-Russia protest in Germany
Bad Bets

Russia's weaponization of gas exports to neuter Europe on Ukraine is backfiring

China's population drops for 1st time in more than 6 decades
Children in Huzhou, China, celebrate the Year of the Rabbit.
shrinking population

China's population drops for 1st time in more than 6 decades

Italian police arrest long-sought Mafia boss
Matteo Messina Denaro rides in the back of a police vehicle following arrest.
mob mentality

Italian police arrest long-sought Mafia boss

What is Blue Monday?
Blue monday.
Briefing

What is Blue Monday?

Netanyahu presses forward with judicial reforms despite mass protests
Protests against judicial reforms in Israel.
Moving Ahead

Netanyahu presses forward with judicial reforms despite mass protests