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(8月4日) (滚动更新) 世界新闻 – English/Chinese 英中简报



‘We’ve been living with China’s threats for 70 years’

“They’re a bunch of gangsters,” says one man fishing on the dockside, as Chinese missiles fly nearby.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 10:23 pm(NZT)

China and Taiwan: A really simple guide

Tension between China and Taiwan has risen and what happens next matters to us all

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 10:15 pm(NZT)

Lady Gaga: Dog robber suspect arrested after mistaken release

James Howard Jackson, 19, is arrested five months after a “clerical error” and his mistaken release.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 10:08 pm(NZT)

Taiwan tensions: China condemns ‘manic’ visit as Pelosi continues tour

“Manic, irresponsible and irrational”: China’s foreign minister reacts to Nancy Pelosi’s Taiwan visit.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 10:02 pm(NZT)

Commonwealth Games: Jamaica earn netball victory over top seeds Australia

Jamaica earn a superb 57-55 victory over netball top seeds Australia to finish top of Pool A at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 9:58 pm(NZT)

Shell staff get profits bonus as energy bills soar

The oil giant is to give its staff a bonus as households are being hit by soaring energy bills.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 9:57 pm(NZT)

Premier League: A season like no other, but some things won’t change – Alan Shearer

Match of the Day pundit Alan Shearer expects some familiar foes to fight it out in the title race.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 8:25 pm(NZT)

Analysis: Pelosi angers China but Taiwan, not the US, may pay the higher price

When US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi touched down in Taiwan on Tuesday night, China was ready with its response.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 8:16 pm(NZT)

Iceland volcano was so beautiful, I had a little cry

A volcano erupts near Iceland’s capital Reykjavik spewing lava and smoke.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 7:52 pm(NZT)

Great Barrier Reef sees record coral cover, but it is highly vulnerable

Parts of the reef see the most coral growth in 36 years – but it is highly vulnerable to threats.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 7:08 pm(NZT)

Queensland shooting: Three killed on remote Australian property

Police have locked down a rural area in Queensland while they conduct a manhunt.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 6:33 pm(NZT)

AMTD Digital: How a small Hong Kong firm’s shares soared

The meteoric rise of AMTD Digital’s shares has been likened to the so-called “meme stock” phenomenon.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 5:14 pm(NZT)

Commonwealth Games: Cycling crash was nearly ‘complete catastrophe’, say family involved

A family involved in the horror cycling crash during the Commonwealth Games say they came “close to a complete catastrophe”.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 5:12 pm(NZT)

How drag queen readings became a target for England’s far-right

An ordinary red-brick library in the southern English town of Reading is an unlikely backdrop for the latest front in the battle for equality for the LGBTQ+ community. But last week — in scenes later repeated across the country– Covid-19 conspiracists and far-right supporters lobbed homophobic and transphobic slurs at parents and children to try to stop the kids from meeting drag queens.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 4:01 pm(NZT)

Brazil’s environment chief approves repaving highway cutting through country’s most pristine area of the Amazon, documents show

Government documents show that the head of Brazil’s environmental agency overrode previous expert recommendations from his own organization, when he approved the construction of a controversial highway through the Amazon rainforest last week.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 2:22 pm(NZT)

Ukraine war: UN chief Guterres slams oil and gas firms’ ‘grotesque greed’

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres says “grotesque greed is punishing the poorest”.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 12:44 pm(NZT)

Cleaning toilets and chopping veg to impress Kenyan voters

The BBC looks at some of the lighter moments in Kenya’s general election campaign.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 12:13 pm(NZT)

Hockey Canada: A sex assault scandal disgraces country’s pastime

Hockey Canada has lost sponsorships and federal funding amid probe into 2018 sexual assault claim

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 11:56 am(NZT)

Kerala: Remembering Afra Rafeeq, whose viral video saved her brother

Afra Rafeeq, who died this week, had raised millions of rupees to help get a crucial drug for her baby brother.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 11:20 am(NZT)

Can North America’s downtowns reverse their downturns?

City centres across the US and Canada are still much quieter than before the pandemic started.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 11:10 am(NZT)

Fatima Payman: Meet Australia’s first hijab-wearing senator

Fatima Payman arrived in Australia as the child of an Afghan refugee – now she’s making history.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 11:04 am(NZT)

Birds all over the world living in human rubbish

Photographs from every continent except Antarctica show birds nesting or tangled in rubbish.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 11:01 am(NZT)

French sailor survives 16 hours in capsized boat in Atlantic

The 62-year-old French sailor survived thanks to an air bubble before being rescued by divers.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 10:04 am(NZT)

Peru PM resigns as investigations target President Castillo

Peruvian Prime Minister Anibal Torres Vasquez has abruptly resigned, becoming the fourth premier to leave the job in the past year.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 9:16 am(NZT)

Commonwealth Games: Bethany Firth claims gold for NI, while Duncan Scott and Ben Proud also win

Bethany Firth wins Northern Ireland’s first Commonwealth gold in the pool – and the nation’s first at Birmingham 2022 – as Scotland’s Duncan Scott and England’s Ben Proud also win.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 9:00 am(NZT)

What’s happening on day six?

Your day-by-day guide to all the action at the 22nd Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 8:55 am(NZT)

Ukraine war: UN chief Guterres slams oil and gas firms’ ‘grotesque greed’

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres says it is “immoral” to profit from the energy crisis.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 8:40 am(NZT)

Commonwealth Games: England’s Gina Kennedy wins squash gold

England’s Gina Kennedy wins squash gold on her Commonwealth Games debut to cap her meteoric rise in the sport.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 8:34 am(NZT)

Marc Cucurella: Chelsea on verge of deal for Brighton full-back

Chelsea on verge of deal to sign Spain international full-back Marc Cucurella from Brighton.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 8:00 am(NZT)

After Kansas defeat, what’s next for abortion bans?

While the battle to ban abortion in Kansas may have been lost, the fight continues across the US.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 7:51 am(NZT)

Phil Mickelson and Ian Poulter among LIV golfers to bring lawsuit against PGA Tour

Phil Mickelson and Ian Poulter are among 11 LIV Golf players who have filed a lawsuit against the PGA Tour in order to challenge their suspensions.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 7:44 am(NZT)

Zawahiri’s victims: What it feels like to hear he’s gone

The al-Qaeda leader’s death hits home to those he robbed of a husband, a wife, or their eyesight.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 7:27 am(NZT)

Conspiracy theorist concedes school shooting ‘100% real’

Parents of a child who was killed are seeking millions in a defamation trial against the radio host.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 7:26 am(NZT)

London Zoo’s crocodile skin handbag display goes viral

The bag was seized by UK Border Force and given to the zoo to showcase the reality of the illegal trade.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 7:22 am(NZT)

Ukraine war: IAEA says Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant out of control

Every principle of nuclear safety has been violated at Zaporizhzhia, the UN’s nuclear chief says.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 6:57 am(NZT)

‘I don’t do excuses’ – Leclerc on honesty, ‘respect’ for Max & golf

In an exclusive BBC Sport interview, Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc discusses self-improvement, his “respect” for Max Verstappen, and why he will never make excuses for his mistakes.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 6:10 am(NZT)

Space debris Australia: Piece of SpaceX capsule crashes to Earth in field

This may become more common as the number of rockets sent to space increases, an expert said.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 6:09 am(NZT)

Analysis: Biden’s fist bump with MBS fails to pay off

Candidate Joe Biden promised in 2019 to make Saudi Arabia a “pariah” over the kingdom’s human rights record. President Biden, confronted by economic reality, reversed himself.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 5:17 am(NZT)

No Nigeria amnesty guarantees for gay dating app victims

The police want help to build a case against fraudsters but Nigeria criminalises gay relations.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 5:17 am(NZT)

Commonwealth Games: England’s Emily Campbell wins weightlifting gold

England’s Emily Campbell adds Commonwealth gold to her weightlifting medal haul with a record-breaking performance at Birmingham’s NEC.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 5:04 am(NZT)

Nord Stream 1: The 12-metre turbine threatening Europe’s gas supply

The vital pipeline component is stuck in Germany as Russia refuses to take it back after repairs.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 5:04 am(NZT)

Stunning image shows result of two galaxies colliding

The latest image from the James Webb Space Telescope shows the Cartwheel galaxy, a ring galaxy located 500 million light-years away that formed when a large spiral galaxy and a small galaxy violently collided. CNN’s Kristin Fisher reports.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 4:57 am(NZT)

Taiwan: Pelosi leaves Taipei to sound of Chinese fury

“Those who play with fire will not come to a good end,” warns China’s foreign minister after the visit.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 4:19 am(NZT)

Pelosi says US will ‘not abandon’ Taiwan as China begins military drills

• Pelosi’s flight to Taiwan was the most-tracked of all time, Flightradar24 says • Video: Ex-CIA chief predicts Chinese president’s next moves after Pelosi’s trip

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 3:31 am(NZT)

Kenya: Wildlife trafficking suspect seized after $1m reward

Abdi Hussein Ahmed is suspected of links to a transnational wildlife and drug trafficking syndicate.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 3:25 am(NZT)

Pig organs partially revived hour after death

Study could transform access to organs for transplant by reversing some of the damage caused after death.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 3:01 am(NZT)

Mecca: Joy as pilgrims able to touch ancient Black Stone

The ancient relic has been out of reach of worshippers for two years because of the pandemic.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 2:43 am(NZT)

Beirut’s burning grain silos are a symbol of justice denied

Clocks stopped when one of the largest non-nuclear explosions in history ripped through Beirut. Inside wrecked homes and shops, the force of the shockwaves froze the dials of timepieces, some vintage, others sleek and modern.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 1:52 am(NZT)

French government orders laser weapon prototype for Paris Olympics

Beach volleyball against the backdrop of the Eiffel Tower, equestrian disciplines in the magnificent Versailles Palace garden, and the Opening Ceremony on the Seine — France plans to charm visitors from around the world with everything that Paris has to offer during the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 3 Aug 2022 | 8:35 pm(NZT)

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中新网8月4日电 综合韩媒报道,当地时间8月4日下午,美国驻韩国大使馆一车辆发生车祸,撞向韩国首尔钟路区寿松洞一处大楼。
2022-08-04 18:07:59
日本日增确诊近25万例创新高 拜登新冠检测仍为阳性
(抗击新冠肺炎)日本日增确诊近25万例创新高 拜登新冠检测仍为阳性
2022-08-04 17:45:48
新华社联合国8月4日电(记者尚绪谦 谢锷)针对美国国会众议长佩洛西窜访中国台湾地区,联合国秘书长古特雷斯3日申明坚持一个中国原则。
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多国政党:坚持一个中国原则 反对美国挑衅
2022-08-04 17:38:32
海外网8月4日电 塞浦路斯共和国政府发言人佩莱卡诺斯3日晚向塞国家通讯社表示,佩洛西窜访台湾侵犯了中国的主权和领土完整,塞浦路斯始终坚持一个中国政策。
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中新社北京8月4日电 美国国会众议长佩洛西窜访中国台湾地区后,非洲国家政府和社会各界纷纷发声,支持和呼应中方立场和关切,重申坚定奉行一个中国原则,强烈反对美方粗暴干涉中国内政、侵犯中国国家主权和领土完整、破坏台海和平稳定。
2022-08-04 17:12:03
起底佩洛西:丑闻缠身,借窜台谋私利 | 图个明白
2022-08-04 17:00:12
韩国7月上旬天气为近50年同期最热 月平均高温日近6天
中新网8月4日电 据韩联社报道,韩国气象厅4日发布的统计资料显示,韩国7月上旬(1至10日)全国范围平均气温为27.1摄氏度,最高气温达32摄氏度,均创下1973年以来近50年的历史同期最高气温纪录。
2022-08-04 16:42:53
中新社首尔8月4日电 (记者 刘旭)当地时间4日下午,韩国外交部在位于首尔市钟路区的外交部大楼召开例行记者会。韩国外交部副发言人安恩珠在回答中新社记者提问时重申,韩国政府始终坚持一个中国立场。
2022-08-04 16:16:13
中新网8月4日电 据美国中文网报道,当地时间2日,当被问及美国现任总统拜登是否应该在2024年再次竞选总统时,纽约州的两名重量级民主党议员都拒绝直接回应。
2022-08-04 15:51:55
日媒:枪杀安倍嫌犯或被判无期徒刑 安倍前首相身份不影响判决
海外网8月4日电 据日本《周刊新潮》4日报道,枪杀日本前首相安倍晋三的嫌疑人山上彻也已被拘留,警方正在对其进行心理评估。日本专家分析,安倍的前首相身份不会对判决造成影响,山上彻也很可能被判无期徒刑。
2022-08-04 15:20:34
中新社努尔苏丹8月4日电 第比利斯消息:当地时间3日,阿塞拜疆和亚美尼亚在边境地区发生冲突,双方有人员伤亡。此外,双方还互指对方违反此前签订的停火协议。
2022-08-04 15:11:19
美国猴痘疫苗供不应求 大部分订单2023年才可交付
中新网8月4日电 据美国《纽约时报》3日报道,目前,美国各地的猴痘疫苗均处于短缺的状态,部分原因是该国卫生部门未能及早将其拥有的疫苗进行瓶装分发。
2022-08-04 15:08:23
中新网8月4日电 据日本共同社报道,关于俄罗斯政府发布政令要求成立新公司接管石油与天然气开发项目“萨哈林2号”的运营一事,日本经济产业相萩生田光一4日向媒体表示,“(日本)维持权益的方针不变”。

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中新社莫斯科8月3日电 (田冰 刘璟瑶)俄罗斯电商平台Ozon公司位于莫斯科州的仓库3日发生火灾。根据俄罗斯紧急情况部最新数据,火灾已导致1人死亡、13人受伤,过火面积超过5万平方米。
2022-08-04 04:51:54
法国累计确诊2239例猴痘病例 超万人已接种疫苗
中新社巴黎8月3日电 (记者 李洋)根据当地时间3日发布的官方数据,法国已累计确诊2239例猴痘病例,超万人已经接种疫苗。法国官方表示,未来将继续推进疫苗接种工作。
2022-08-04 04:50:50
当地时间8月3日,美国总统拜登签署保障美国女性获得生殖保健和其他保健服务(Securing Access to Reproductive and Other Healthcare Services)的行政令。
2022-08-04 00:57:49
佩洛西丈夫因涉嫌酒驾被传讯 律师为其做无罪辩护
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受火山喷发影响 冰岛民防级别已提高到紧急级别
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南非电站再故障 八月迎来首次全国限电
中新网约翰内斯堡8月3日电 (记者 王曦)南非国家电力公司3日通过社交媒体宣布,由于发电能力不足,该公司决定从3日起重新恢复全国范围每天二级限电措施。这意味着届时南非每日将有2000兆瓦供电量的削减,同时每个家庭每天平均面临2小时的停电。
2022-08-03 22:13:59
中新网8月3日电 据新西兰时新网编译报道,3日,新西兰气候变化部长詹姆斯·肖(James Shaw)发布了国家(气候变化)适应计划(National Adaptation Plan)的最终版本,以应对未来六年气候变化带来的影响。
2022-08-03 22:12:54
中新网8月3日电 据新西兰时新网编译报道,近日,一场特别的议会辩论在新西兰举办,许多新西兰人认为政府向数字技术的战略转变使他们被排除在公共服务之外。
2022-08-03 21:40:20
韩单日新增确诊病例数逼近12万 累计确诊逾2000万例
(抗击新冠肺炎)韩单日新增确诊病例数逼近12万 累计确诊逾2000万例
2022-08-03 21:38:14
俄乌局势进展: 从乌克兰出发的首艘运粮船抵土 俄裁定“亚速营”为恐怖组织
中新社北京8月3日电 综合消息:从乌克兰敖德萨港出发的首艘运粮船当地时间2日晚抵达土耳其。当地时间3日上午,俄罗斯、乌克兰、土耳其和联合国四方工作组登船检查。俄乌等相关各方表示,希望未来更多运粮船实现“有规律”运行。俄最高法院当地时间2日裁定“亚速营”为恐怖组织。当地时间2日,美国公布新一轮对俄制裁名单。
2022-08-03 21:35:40
中新社北京8月3日电 据中国驻美国大使馆网站消息,中国驻美国大使秦刚2日就美国国会众议长佩洛西窜访中国台湾地区向美白宫国家安全委员会和国务院提出严正交涉,表达强烈抗议。
2022-08-03 21:30:40
中新网8月3日电 美国侨报网报道,多位外交政策专家近日对美众议院议长佩洛西窜访中国台湾地区一事发表评论,认为这可能导致美中两国政府之间的紧张局势加剧。
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国际社会多方发声谴责佩洛西窜访台湾 重申坚持一个中国原则
人民网北京8月3日电 美国国会众议长佩洛西2日窜访中国台湾地区。多国政府、国际机构发声表示强烈谴责,重申坚定奉行一个中国原则,坚决支持中方维护国家主权和领土完整。

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