5 things to know about Japan’s World War II surrender

Angelena Iglesia

Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press Updated 6:34 am EDT, Thursday, September 3, 2020 FILE – In this Sept. 2, 1945, file photo, U.S. General Douglas MacArthur, left, watches as the foreign minister Manoru Shigemitsu of Japan signs the surrender document aboard the USS Missouri on Tokyo Bay. Lt. General Richard K. Sutherland, […]

Afghan-Taliban talks: Government calls for ceasefire

Angelena Iglesia

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Taliban has sent several delegates to the talks The Afghan government has called for a humanitarian ceasefire with the Taliban, as the first-ever peace talks between the two sides began in Qatar. Abdullah Abdullah, who led the government’s delegation, stressed that there was “no […]