EasyJet Flight 6276 Threat Cleared

At approximately 1800 EST, EasyJet Flight 6276 from Krakow, Poland to Bristol, U.K. was diverted to Prague, Czech Republic after reports of an IED onboard. Emergency services have just cleared the aircraft of any device. Details have not emerged regarding the origin of the threat. https://twitter.com/pragueairport/status/1599566125515558913?s=46&t=5vLUiqifFpSinmYct5xHEQ

Flight from Poland to U.K. Diverted due to Suspected IED

EasyJet Flight 6276 from Krakow, Poland to Bristol, U.K. has been diverted to Prague Airport in the Czech Republic due to a reported improvised explosive device onboard. The plane has landed and emergency crews are on scene. This is developing. https://twitter.com/pragueairport/status/1599542854585831425?s=46&t=772Cpc1L5wP5IFRIDP8Suw  

Congo Ceasefire Broken After Only a Few Days

In the DRC a ceasefire was established between a number of rebel groups and the government, including the M23, that was agreed upon on November 23rd, and supposed to take effect on November 25th. It has now been broken. In an official release the M23 has blamed the government, saying they attacked M23 positions, whereas a couple days ago the government accused the M23 of carrying out a massacre, in violation of their ceasefire.

Congo Ceasefire Broken After Mere Days

In the DRC a ceasefire was established between a number of rebel groups and the government, including the M23, that was agreed upon on November 23rd, and supposed to take effect on November 25th. It has now been broken. In an official release the M23 has blamed the government, saying they attacked M23 positions, whereas a couple days ago the government accused the M23 of carrying out a massacre, in violation of their ceasefire.

Assassination Attempt, Pakistani Embassy, Kabul, Afghanistan

Moments ago the bodyguard of Pakistani Ambassador to Afghanistan Nizamani was shot in an attempted assassination attempt at the embassy in Kabul. The diplomat was uninjured. This is developing. https://twitter.com/cmshehbaz/status/1598656921036554240?s=46&t=5er-vRtC8BbPL-neIBTGPw

Possible Package Bomb at Ukrainian Consulate in the Czech Republic

In the past hour, Czech police announced that a package similar to the ones used in the recent bombings in Spain was delivered this morning to the Ukrainian Consulate in Brno. Buildings around the area have been evacuated. ***UPDATE*** Czech police confirmed that after investigating, they found no explosives in the package. https://twitter.com/PolicieCZ/status/1598610359933247488?s=20&t=CKIZt3SEgwOl20C9YsZ4FA

Protest Over Lack of Heating in Baoding, China

Chinese protesters in Baoding marched today to protest the lack of heating currently provided by the Datang company. This is an interesting break from the recent protesting of COVID restrictions. It seems that people in China are becoming bolder. It will be interesting to see if the motivations of protesters in China begin to expand beyond COVID lockdowns.   https://twitter.com/whyyoutouzhele/status/1598606506056101889?s=20&t=Vs1R2eA40qXesoNfYj1B9A

Belarusian Citizen Living in Russia Receives Mobilization Letter

A Belarusian citizen, Alexander Arlukevich has reportedly received a summons to appear before the local military commissariat to be mobilized to fight for Russia in Ukraine. To avoid the draft, Alexander is currently appealing to the Russian judicial system. Note, the current partial mobilization declared by Putin only applies to Russian citizens.

SDF Announces Stop to Cooperation With US Coalition

The Arab news outlet, Al-Hadath has just reported that the SDF has announced that it will cease cooperation with the US Coalition forces. This breaking of ties comes after the recent Turkish bombings in Northern Syria. https://twitter.com/Alhadath_Brk/status/1598572835009617920?s=20&t=r99fztjMRO4G4Kxm82yxzQ

Drone Carrying 5kg of Heroin Crashes at Indian Border

It appears that a drug smuggling scheme failed when a drone strapped with 5 kg of heroin crashed near the Indo-Pak border. Indian border security and local police conducted a search to find the crashed drone and successfully recovered it earlier today. https://twitter.com/DGPPunjabPolice/status/1598548571032543270?s=20&t=27_S1efFEuQr7kh-ofb2kw

One Arrested, All-Clear at Russian Embassy, Washington D.C.

One person has been arrested with an “edged weapon” by Secret Service and Capital Police after the Russian Embassy called to report a passerby threw a bag over the fence of the grounds. The bag has been cleared by explosive ordinance disposal and emergency services are beginning to allow residents near the embassy to return home.

Suspicious Package Prompts Large Police Presence, Russian Embassy, Washington D.C.

At approximately 1810 EST, emergency services were spotted setting up a cordon around the Russian Embassy on the 2600 Block of Tunlaw Road NW in Washington D.C. This is developing.

Senate Passes Bill That Avoids Rail Strike

The U.S. Senate has just passed a bill preventing a rail strike. The House had just passed the bill yesterday. The bill will now be sent to Biden's office for the final signature on what will most likely become a new law. The deal, which needed 60 votes to succeed, was approved 80 to 15 with one senator voting present.    

Kanye States He Likes Hitler

The musician formerly known as Kanye West stated that he sees "good things about Hitler" in an interview with Alex Jones on InfoWars. Jones claimed in a show clip that Ye has been "demonized" in the media for his recent anti-Semitic comments and that he is not deserving of comparisons to Adolf Hitler or the Nazis. Ye indicated that he sees the good in everyone, "even" Hitler, with a mask covering his entire face. https://twitter.com/Kurrco/status/1598369691663273994?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1598369691663273994%7Ctwgr%5Ecbff9d364071e302cb6f5210d1a9a29ce49b51d5%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.complex.com%2Fmusic%2Fkanye-west-likes-hitler-alex-jones  

Bomb Threat, US Embassy, Madrid, Spain

Emergency services are responding to a reported bomb threat at the U.S. embassy in Madrid ,Spain. Sources began reporting at 0820 EST that a package bomb was delivered to the embassy. By 0830 EST, several reports emerged that a letter bomb had been neutralized, but this has not been confirmed. https://twitter.com/NomadicStefi/status/1598304892539768832?s=20&t=jkQzF9S6uYk4r2erd5hTZw