A school in Britain's second largest city of Birmingham has decided to indefinitely suspend lessons on normalizing gay marriage in the face of continued protests by Muslim parents who believe the program is harmful for their children.
VFacebook has suspended three video-centric pages run by Maffick Media without prior notice, shortly after CNN ran a report about the Germany-based company’s perceived ties to Russia, a controversial move that infuriated Maffick branded as “new McCarthyism.”
The United States has officially announced the suspension of its participation in a landmark Cold War-era arms control treaty with Russia over claims that Moscow has been violating the key pact and jeopardizing Washington’s security interests.
Norway has suspended new licenses for arms exports to Saudi Arabia following the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom’s consulate in Turkey and Riyadh’s campaign against Yemen that has been devastating the poor country since March 2015.
The Afghan presidential palace said that two of the country’s top security officials have been suspended after bombings in Kabul and a subsequent protest over security in the capital left dozens dead and wounded.
South Korea’s newly-elected President Moon Jae-in has suspended a senior defense official for deliberately failing to report the “unauthorized” US deployment of additional missile launchers in the country.
Turkey’s Ministry of National Education says it has dismissed more than 15,000 of its employees from their jobs over their alleged involvement in last week’s attempted military coup against the government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Russia suspended a raft of senior sports officials on Tuesday after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said it was heavily involved in a state-backed cheating scheme at the 2014 Sochi winter Olympics.