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Two Members of Cuba's UN Mission Ordered to Leave Two Members of Cuba's UN Mission Ordered to Leave
- Сентября 20, 2019

Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez said the allegations were a "vulgar slander" against the two diplomats. Relations between the USA and Cuba have markedly deteriorated under President Donald Trump after his predecessor, Barack Obama , initiated an unprecedented diplomatic opening with the Cold War rival. (more...)
Hillary Clinton Cheers ‘Gutsy Woman’ Greta Thunberg for Organizing School Strikes Hillary Clinton Cheers ‘Gutsy Woman’ Greta Thunberg for Organizing School Strikes
- Сентября 20, 2019

Dubbed the " Fridays for Future " movement, the campaign wants children around the world to take a more active role in persuading adults to treat climate change more seriously. "Otherwise we're not going to have a future". But it has also suffered the compounding effects of climate change. Prolonged drought. Flash flooding. (more...)
US Navy confirm UFO footage is real US Navy confirm UFO footage is real
- Сентября 20, 2019

In one video one could hear the pilots talking among themselves about the flying object. UFO-Aktuellt writer Roger Glassel told Vice that the fact that the Navy used the term "unidentified aerial phenomena is significant because it "shows that they have broadened what is expected to be reported by US fighter pilots to investigate anything unknown in their airspace that in the past has been connected with a stigma". (more...)
Tax returns: Trump sues Manhattan district attorney Tax returns: Trump sues Manhattan district attorney
- Сентября 20, 2019

President Donald Trump is suing his long-time accounting firm Mazars USA and NY district attorney Cyrus Vance to attempt to stop his accounting records and tax returns from being sent to the local prosecutor. California is expected to appeal. The president's lawyers argued the subpoena to Mazars violates the U.S. Constitution because it constitutes "an attempt to criminally investigate and prosecute the president", but presidents can not be criminally investigated and prosecuted while in ... (more...)
Trump to Announce New Iran Sanctions by Friday Trump to Announce New Iran Sanctions by Friday
- Сентября 20, 2019

President Donald Trump asked a former member of his Hispanic advisory council on Monday night if he liked "the country" or "Hispanics" more in a freakish attempt to prove his own supposed fondness for the Hispanic community. what matters is the deliverables". Cortes, a member of Trump's Hispanic Advisory Council, addressed the exchange on Twitter Tuesday, acknowledging the odd wording but criticizing those who took it the wrong way. (more...)
30 civilians killed, 40 injured in official Afghan airstrike 30 civilians killed, 40 injured in official Afghan airstrike
- Сентября 20, 2019

This episode in the latest spell of raging violence in Afghanistan moved an array of Afghans as well as other social media users. "We are aware of allegations of the death of non-combatants and are working with local officials to determine the facts". (more...)
USA lawmakers urge Trump to resolve Kashmir dispute USA lawmakers urge Trump to resolve Kashmir dispute
- Сентября 20, 2019

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi Wednesday affirmed that world may shut eyes to Kashmir issue but Pakistan will not, reported Dunya News. After India had conducted military strikes at a terror facility in Balakot in February, Pakistan had closed most of its airspace to global flights to and from India until mid-July. (more...)
Trump v Warren rallies preview possible 2020 populist duel Trump v Warren rallies preview possible 2020 populist duel
- Сентября 20, 2019

One of the biggest applause lines of the night: "We're not here tonight because of famous arches or famous men". "Saudi Arabia is once again a radioactive political football in the US, and President Donald Trump can't resist grabbing it", Politico reports . (more...)
ME mother allegedly gave heroin to daughter, 1, who later died ME mother allegedly gave heroin to daughter, 1, who later died
- Сентября 20, 2019

According to WMTW , police allege Nelligan denied ever using heroin when first approached by police a year ago, but then allegedly admitted to snorting the drug weekly. Since the allegations, Nelligsn had posted various snaps of drugs and drug paraphernalia in June this year, captioning the post with 'Yay buddy'. "You know I didn't hurt our daughter on objective", Nelligan allegedly said to Jordynn's father, a police affidavit obtained by the Daily News said. (more...)
Malaysia, Indonesia shut thousands of schools over forest fires haze Malaysia, Indonesia shut thousands of schools over forest fires haze
- Сентября 20, 2019

He said he did not write any letter yet to President Joko Widodo of Indonesia on the haze issue. Widodo told reporters Tuesday in the provincial capital, Pekanbaru, that about 5,600 additional military personnel have been deployed to help the 9,000 people now fighting the fires, which have razed more than 328,700 hectares of land nationwide. (more...)
India bans e-cigarettes as global vaping backlash grows India bans e-cigarettes as global vaping backlash grows
- Сентября 20, 2019

The Prohibition of E-cigarettes Ordinance, 2019, was recently examined by a Group of Ministers (GoM) following directions from the Prime Minister's Office. And while the study mentions that e-cigarettes are doing nothing to curb the consumption of tobacco, naysayers of the e-cigarette ban are beginning to think that it's taking away a major anti-tobacco player out of the field. (more...)
President Says He Looks Forward To Firing His New Security Advisor [Satire] President Says He Looks Forward To Firing His New Security Advisor [Satire]
- Сентября 20, 2019

Robert O'Brien has had a long career in foreign policy working for both main U.S. parties and now heads hostage negotiations at the State Department. As for Iran, he said, "If now we have to invent something, we'll invent it with out hesitation". A wide-ranging reader (and a student especially of Winston Churchill), O'Brien is probably best known as a "navalist" - proponents of Trump's goal of a 355-ship Navy have another friend in the West Wing now. (more...)
Gantz rejects Netanyahu’s offer of a unity government amid Israeli election deadlock Gantz rejects Netanyahu’s offer of a unity government amid Israeli election deadlock
- Сентября 20, 2019

Results may change slightly over the next few days as the final votes are tallied. Netanyahu and Gantz, a former military chief of staff, shook hands in their first public encounter since Tuesday's vote. There "is no choice" but to form a unity government, he said. Israel is the only true democracy in the Middle East. "But, unfortunately, the election results show that this is not possible". (more...)
Trump sues Manhattan D.A. seeking to block subpoena of tax returns
- Сентября 19, 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump sued three days after the New York Times said Cyrus Vance's office had subpoenaed his long-time accounting firm Mazars for eight years of personal and corporate tax returns, citing several people with knowledge of the matter. (more...)
St Albans pupils to join in with climate change school strikes St Albans pupils to join in with climate change school strikes
- Сентября 19, 2019

She has been in Washington for several days of rallies and lobbying efforts ahead of Friday's planned global climate strike . However, the board noted students under 18 must still obtain parental permission to skip class. The marchers will be joined by Greta Thunberg , the Swedish teen and activist who has become an worldwide face to the movement. The last Global Climate Strike led by Thunberg saw 2.3 million attendees internationally in more than 4,000 cities in over 125 countries. (more...)
Navy Calls UFOs in Videos 'Unidentified Aerial Phenomena' Navy Calls UFOs in Videos 'Unidentified Aerial Phenomena'
- Сентября 19, 2019

The odd objects were captured using the fighter jets' advanced infrared sensors. While the authenticity of the videos has been confirmed, what they actually show is still a complete mystery. "The " Unidentified Aerial Phenomena" terminology is used because it provides the basic descriptor for the sightings/observations of unauthorized/unidentified aircraft/objects that have been observed entering/operating in the airspace of various military-controlled training ranges", Gradisher explained ... (more...)
Benny Gantz declares victory in Israel election
- Сентября 19, 2019

Netanyahu's surprise offer of a power share was an abrupt change of strategy after failing to win a ruling majority in two elections this year. "Yesterday, I met with right-wing party leaders and we agreed that we would go into this coalition negotiations as one bloc", said Netanyahu in his statement. (more...)
Workers across Australia urged to join global protests for climate change action Workers across Australia urged to join global protests for climate change action
- Сентября 19, 2019

However, the district is encouraging students to engage in activities that allow them to express their opinions on climate change , including drafting letters to world leaders . "Currently we're building a seawall here in Middleton Beach just to combat rising sea levels, but our local government, State Government and even Federal Government have failed to declare a climate emergency to this day", said Noah. (more...)
John Bolton Tears Into Trump At A Private Event John Bolton Tears Into Trump At A Private Event
- Сентября 19, 2019

In his capacity as special envoy for hostage affairs, O'Brien wrote a letter to Swedish prosecutors urging them to release Rocky. Back then, John Kelly, a former four-star Marine general, was Trump's chief of staff; James Mattis, another retired four-star Marine general, was U.S. (more...)
Weakened Netanyahu's Offer for Unity Government Rebuffed by Rival Gantz Weakened Netanyahu's Offer for Unity Government Rebuffed by Rival Gantz
- Сентября 19, 2019

Neither is close to a parliamentary majority, so they are looking to build coalitions with smaller parties. NPR's Daniel Estrin joins us from Jerusalem , where he's following the story. Although Gantz has called for pursuing peace with the Palestinians while maintaining Israeli security, he has remained largely silent on the latest US-sponsored peace plan during his campaign and avoided questions about his favoured solution to the conflict. (more...)