A Chinese space capsule has landed in Inner Mongolia, carrying the first pieces of moon rock to be returned to earth in four decades. A Chinese flag was planted near the capsule after it was located. Scientists hope the geological samples will help them understand the formation, structure and history of the moon.
In the biggest terrorism trial in French history, a court in France has found 14 people guilty of a number of crimes linked to Islamist attacks on a Jewish supermarket and the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo five years ago. They will be given lengthy jail terms.
A well-known critic of the Rwanda president is suing a Greek charter flight company, accusing it of conspiring in its kidnap and repatriation to Rwanda. Paul Rusesabagina, who has been living in exile, says on August he intended to visit Burundi, but when he boarded a private flight in Dubai, he was instead flown to Rwanda.
In a landmark ruling, a British coroner said that air pollution contributed to the death of a nine-year old girl in London. It's the first time ever in Britain that air pollution has been listed as a cause with a person's death.
The U.S president-elect Joe Biden has said he is underlining his commitment to diversity after nominating Pete Buttigieg as the first openly gay member of a U.S cabinet.
The Nigerian government says it is re-opening four border crossings with Benin and Niger. They were shut more than a year ago in an effort to stop smuggling of agricultural produce and weapons.
The top professional baseball league in the United States has for the first time officially recognized a segregation era of African American division as part of its history. Major League Baseball would now include what was known as the Negro League in its record book, placing its contribution to the sport on an equal footing.
1. In the biggest terrorism trial in French history, a court in France has found 14 people guilty of a number of crimes linked to Islamist attacks on a Jewish supermarket and the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo five years ago.
a number of 许多
There are a number of different points of view on this issue.
2. They were shut more than a year ago in an effort to stop smuggling of agricultural produce and weapons.
in an effort to 为了
Penny tended to work through her lunch hour in an effort to keep up with her work
中国的一个太空舱在内蒙古着陆，该太空舱运载着四十年来第一批月球岩石返回地球。太空舱着陆位置附近插上了一面中国国旗 。科学家们希望这些地质样品能帮助他们了解月球的形成、结构和历史 。