Donald Trump's Syria strikes 'not start of campaign to topple Assad'

Russian Federation is one of Syria's most important patrons and has long resisted USA efforts to push President Bashar Assad from power. "There can be no dispute that Syria used banned chemical weapons", Trump said . The hotline's primary inte... More..

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Boris Johnson Cancels Trip To Moscow Over Situation In Syria
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Boris Johnson Cancels Trip To Moscow Over Situation In Syria

On Friday, Johnson showed support for the United States airstrikes in Syria and called the Syrian chemical attacks "deplorable". "This man who is now in office in America claimed that he wanted to fight ter...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Basque group ETA hands over tons of weapons to France

A mediation group known as the Artisans of Peace organized the handover, passing on a list of coordinates to caches of 120 firearms, three tons of explosives and thousands of rounds of ammunition, according to...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Backed fighters battle IS around north Syria town

The jihadist group has held the military airport since August 2014, and it carried out one of its worst mass killings there, of some 200 government soldiers. Raqqa 24 said engineers employed by the militants ha...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Princess Victoria Breaks Down in Tears While Visiting Stockholm Terrorist Attack Site

A Swedish prosecutor and police officials did not identify the suspect, but Anders Thornberg, the head of the Swedish Security Service, said the man had been on the authorities' radar some time ago. He matches ...More..

UN Ambassador: US Prepared to Take Further Action Against Syria
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

UN Ambassador: US Prepared to Take Further Action Against Syria

Global Affairs issued a corresponding statement saying Canada "continues to condemn in the strongest of terms chemical weapons attacks against Syrian civilians" and that Canadian officials have "been in tou...More..

American mayors affirm climate goals even after Trump executive order
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

American mayors affirm climate goals even after Trump executive order

It's also a hotbed of environmental advocacy, which means President Trump's actions to roll back the Clean Power Plan and boost fossil fuel production are fanning passions on both sides of the climate debate in...More..

Bus and Car Trapped as Road Caves In Chennai, No Causality Reported
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Bus and Car Trapped as Road Caves In Chennai, No Causality Reported

As soon as the passengers got off the bus, the bus started to sink in the hole. A 10-foot stretch on Poonamallee High Road, another arterial road in Chennai caved in in June 2015 owing to tunnelling work fo...More..

Truck slams into Stockholm store, 4 dead in suspected terror attack
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Truck slams into Stockholm store, 4 dead in suspected terror attack

Swedish police have confirmed that a British citizen was among the people killed in the Stockholm terrorist attack. "Then, there can be other people who are associated with him, but we do not know that at the...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

South Korea: China's nuclear envoy to discuss cooperation with S.Korea

The first and most controversial course of action under consideration is placing USA nuclear weapons in South Korea. On Thursday, the country's state media reported that Korean leader Kim Jong-Un wrote to Presi...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Warplane strikes Syrian town that was hit by chemical attack, again

And according to Washington Post reporting , the residents of Khan Sheikhoun - the Syrian town that was devastated by this week's deadly chemical weapons attack-were bombed again on Saturday. According to eyew...More..

EU Leaders Must Hold Emergency Meeting if Greek Talks Fail, Says Tsipras
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

EU Leaders Must Hold Emergency Meeting if Greek Talks Fail, Says Tsipras

Greece has to reach an agreement with creditors in order to make its $7.5 billion debt payment in July. Athens says its economy is performing better than expected, so it should not be asked to take austerity ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Iraqi forces recapture neighborhood from IS in western Mosul

Gen. Abdul-Amir Yarallah, from the Joint Operations Command (JOC), said in a statement. The joint operations force said the aircraft was conducting operations in eastern parts of the city, where government fo...More..

Srinagar by-polls: Three killed, several injured as mobs ransack booths
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Srinagar by-polls: Three killed, several injured as mobs ransack booths

Following his resignation, Karra joined the Congress, but is now campaigning for Abdullah who is contesting for the seat. "Failure of State Govt, Centre and EC", Omar Abdullah told the news agency ANI . The vo...More..

Lawyer: Texas A&M receiver exposed himself because of 'jock itch'
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Lawyer: Texas A&M receiver exposed himself because of 'jock itch'

Merritt pled not guilty to both of the charges March 27, but his attorney Rick Davis asked for the delay of arraignment in the case. Let's back up a little. An updated hearing date has not been set. Texas...More..

5 political takeaways following the Syria strike
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

5 political takeaways following the Syria strike

Decisive line-in-the-sand moment It wasn't known Trump had a red line , but Bashar al-Assad clearly crossed it - and others, as Trump told reporters in the Rose Garden Wednesday. "Military actions, un...More..

Trump's Syria strike poses challenge for Kremlin
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Trump's Syria strike poses challenge for Kremlin

Article 2 (4 ) of the U.N. Charter prohibits the use of force in the territory of another state unless authorized by the Security Council or in self-defense in response to a sudden attack. The web magazine, whi...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Turkey says USA strikes 'cosmetic' if Assad stays in power

On Thursday, Russia also suspended a pact with the U.S. Thursday night's strikes - some 60 cruise missiles fired from two ships in the Mediterranean - were the culmination of a rapid, three-day transformation...More..

Rajasthan denotifies highways within city limits
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Rajasthan denotifies highways within city limits

The sources said 17 national highways and 61 roads declared as national highways would not be affected by the new maintenance policy and liquor vends along these would have to shut down. Kerala too is consideri...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Outrage as Israel approves first new West Bank settlement in 20 years

Mladenov also expressed concern about a new settlement law passed in February that retroactively legalizes dozens of Jewish outposts and thousands of settler homes built on private Palestinian land. The agreeme...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Impeachment of Alabama Governor Bentley Allowed to Proceed

The House Judiciary Committee was scheduled to begin impeachment hearings Monday. State lawmakers on Friday night filed a notice of emergency appeal to the Alabama Supreme Court - capping a long day of escala...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Suspect in Custody Following Attack in Sweden

He said there were clear similarities with the deadly terror attack in London last month, in which a British-born man used a vehicle to mow down a crowd of people on Westminster Bridge before he was shot and ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Swedish cops: Terror truck driver known to authorities

His application for asylum was rejected in June a year ago and he was being sought by immigration officials, police said. Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and Prince Daniel react after laying down flowers at...More..

Palm Sunday in the Philippines
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Palm Sunday in the Philippines

Calvary Lutheran Church in Grand Island also has services planned those days at 7 p.m. On Sunday, April 9 , Palm Sunday Worship will be at 8:30 a.m. The service will include a cantata presented by the Trad...More..

'Sufficient progress' needed in divorce talks before trade negotiations, says EC
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

'Sufficient progress' needed in divorce talks before trade negotiations, says EC

A first phase would seek to disentangle Britain from its commitments and ties with the EU and resolve the status of expatriate citizens, before moving on to a second phase establishing the terms of future EU-UK...More..

Davis Cup: Australia clinches 3-1 quarterfinal win over US
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Davis Cup: Australia clinches 3-1 quarterfinal win over US

Australia had won both singles matches on Friday as Thompson overcame Jack Sock and Kyrgios was too strong for Isner. The victor of the this quarterfinal will go on to play either Belgium or Italy in the sem...More..

In rebuke to Trump, GE chief says 'climate change is real'
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

In rebuke to Trump, GE chief says 'climate change is real'

China and the European Union need to show joint leadership on climate change and can not expect the "same leadership" from the USA under the Trump administration, European climate commissioner Miguel Arias Cane...More..

US, China to increase cooperation on NKorea
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

US, China to increase cooperation on NKorea

Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on China and the United States to bring the two peoples more benefits as the world's two biggest economies develop ties. Xi said there are "a thousand reasons to make t...More..

Russia suspends Syria flight safety deal with US after missile attack
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Russia suspends Syria flight safety deal with US after missile attack

The United States took a very measured step that was "fully justified" when it fired missiles at a Syrian air field over a deadly toxic gas attack, says UN Ambassador Nikki Haley . The Russians also complai...More..

Rep. Brad Schneider Introduces Bill To Reverse Trump Climate Order
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Rep. Brad Schneider Introduces Bill To Reverse Trump Climate Order

According to the Independent , Trelenberg wrote a letter to Trump's special assistant for global energy and the environment arguing that the Paris Agreement would allow for the support of using natural gas, and...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

AIPAC, Pence pack DC w/20K Israel advocates

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday he was committed to working with United States President Donald Trump to advance peace efforts with the Palestinians. Pence also said Sunday that the Tr...More..

President Trump's Grandkids Sing in Mandarin for the Chinese President
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

President Trump's Grandkids Sing in Mandarin for the Chinese President

The "friendly" atmosphere surrounding the Thursday night banquet and the "warm" speeches delivered by the leaders also found favor with Xinhua, which covered the US military strike on Syria as an event unconnec...More..

Neil Gorsuch Confirmed to Supreme Court After GOP Changed Playing Field
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Neil Gorsuch Confirmed to Supreme Court After GOP Changed Playing Field

Conservatives hope Gorsuch will maintain the stances of the man he will replace, the late Justice Antonin Scalia, who passed away in February 2016 at a West Texas resort. Gillibrand singled out one of Gorsuch's...More..

Dead bat in Fresh Express salad prompts recall
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Dead bat in Fresh Express salad prompts recall

The CDC says it's extremely uncommon to get rabies by eating a rabid animal, and that the virus doesn't survive long outside of an infected animal. The recalled product are 5 oz. If you've already eaten this ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Concerned about White House infighting, Trump eyes shake-up

The "bad time " Bannon is going through is due to two main reasons, according to NBC : Trump's low poll numbers and pressure from Kushner and his allies. right up until Donald chose to run for president, as a...More..