Israel to pull some troops from Gaza, 45,000 homes without power in Japan – Trending

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Several thousand Israeli troops will withdraw from Gaza in the coming weeks for “rest and training”, the army has confirmed, in the first drawdown since the war began nearly four months ago.

About 45,000 households are without power in Japan's central Ishikawa region after a 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck on Monday.

South Korean opposition leader Lee Jae-myung is attacked and wounded by an unidentified man during a visit to the south-eastern city of Busan, emergency officials say.

Ethiopia signs an agreement with the self-declared republic of Somaliland to use one of its ports.

Updated: January 02, 2024, 5:59 AM