Nearly a billion people on the frontlines of climate change, including millions of Australians: report

Some 970 million people — including more than 2.4 million Australians — live in areas with high exposure to climate hazards including cyclones, floods, bushfires, desertification and rising sea levels, a new report finds.

UAE says ‘sophisticated’ tanker attacks likely the work of a ‘state actor’

The United Arab Emirates tells United Nations Security Council members that attacks on four tankers off its coast on May 12 bore the hallmarks of a "sophisticated and coordinated operation," most likely by a state actor.