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by | June 08, 2019 | 20:29

According to the company, the said driver, whose name has not been released was just assisting the police in its investigation and has not been arrested as media reports have suggested. Kidnappings were rare in Ghana until a spate of abductions, a lot of them for ransom, late previous year. On its website, the government agency says Canadian travellers should exercise a " high degree of caution " when travelling to Ghana, warning of crime in large cities, including the potential for petty ...

by | June 08, 2019 | 17:37

Treasury says the companies have done billions of dollars of business with the Guard Corps, which the administration designated a "foreign terrorist organization" last month. "By targeting this network we intend to deny funding to key elements of Iran's petrochemical sector that provide support to the IRGC", US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in a statement.

by | June 08, 2019 | 17:02

Judges at London's High Court on Friday quashed the attempt to prosecute Johnson, after a judge at Westminster Magistrates' Court ruled on May 29 that he must face a private summons on three counts of misconduct in public office, according to PA.

by | June 08, 2019 | 16:39

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and large oil producers led by Russian Federation are due to meet in Vienna in the end of June or early July to decide on their policy for the next half of the year as the current deal expires.

by | June 08, 2019 | 16:00

Nettleton , Christopher Kelly Rapp , Ryan Keith Cox , Joshua A. Hardy , Michelle "Missy" Langer , Robert "Bobby" Williams and Herbert "Bert" Snelling . Republicans hold slim majorities in the House and Senate and Virginia is in the middle of a closely watched election year when all 140 legislative seats are up for grabs.

by | June 08, 2019 | 15:59

But given the drubbing the party received both at last month's European Parliament elections and this week's Peterborough by-election , MPs will not be eager to face a wider electorate who appear to be abandoning mainstream parties in favour of those with more clearly defined positions on Brexit , which is taken in Britain to be the key political issue of our time.

by | June 08, 2019 | 15:41

He had threatened to implement import duties of 5% unless Mexico stemmed the flow of migrants arriving at the USA southern border. His announcement of a deal came after three days of Mexico-U.S. He tweeted late Friday that there would be no "tariff application on Monday". He said this week the two would go over what was discussed with the Mexican delegation, then Trump would make a final decision on giving the tariff order.

by | June 08, 2019 | 15:33

Later today, PM is scheduled to address the Maldivian parliament . In the meeting on June 9, Sirisena would push the Indian Prime Minister to lift the travel advisory for Sri Lanka , marking it "safe to visit". The bilateral relations between the two countries had dipped after February 2018, when the former president of the Maldives declared a state of emergency, which India condemned.

by | June 08, 2019 | 14:12

A months-long gymnastics and artistic extravaganza in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has been put on hold indefinitely, days after DPRK leader Kim Jong Un reportedly criticized the opening ceremony, according to various sources.

by | June 08, 2019 | 14:08

Niels Hoegel is thought to be one of the most prolific serial killers in Germany . The charge sheet originally listed 100 murders, of which Hoegel admitted 43. "Hoegel is and remains a liar", he said. He is accused of giving various non-prescribed drugs to his patients in an attempt to show off his skills to his colleagues.

by | June 08, 2019 | 13:28

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has sent a letter notifying Turkey that all training of Turkish pilots will also end as of July 31. Ellen Lord, undersecretary of defense for acquisition and sustainment, said the deadline "will allow sufficient time for Turkish personnel associated with the F-35 program to be reassigned and depart the United States .to facilitate an orderly cessation of Turkish participation".

by | June 08, 2019 | 12:40

Ex-Cabinet minister Nicky Morgan, one of the leading figures in the One Nation group which organised the event, said Mr Johnson told MPs if Brexit was delayed again there was a risk the "relevance" of the 2016 referendum result "starts to wane".

by | June 08, 2019 | 09:24

In addition to Guatemala , immigrants also flow in from both Honduras and El Salvador. On Thursday, a day after Mexican officials had come to White House for talks, Trump said "a lot of progress" had been made but that he was still prepared to take "dramatic" steps against the country.

by | June 08, 2019 | 09:23

Five days earlier, Miranda Schaup-Werner of Pennsylvania collapsed and died after having a drink from the minibar in her room at the Luxury Bahia Principe Bouganville. "If someone is going, don't cancel", said Laurie Lucianne Scheid, who operates Jazz Music Travel in New Kensington. The hotel chain believes the couple visited the capital because a bag from a Santo Domingo pharmacy was found in the room.

by | June 08, 2019 | 06:53

Xi arrived at the St.Petersburg International Economic Forum on Thursday, an annual event aimed at attracting foreign investors to Russian Federation, with a delegation of one thousand people . "It's a path to endless conflicts, trade wars and maybe not just trade wars". Putin also complained about the US dollar, calling it an instrument of pressure whose role in the financial system should be reconsidered.

by | June 08, 2019 | 06:24

Mr Morrison insists the government is committed to press freedom as well as ensuring that no one is above the law. But Morrison on Wednesday tried to distance himself from the raids . "Deal with" is defined to cover a long list of activities: "collect", "possess", "make a record of", "copy", "alter", "conceal", "communicate", "publish" and "make available".

by | June 08, 2019 | 03:29

The Bangladesh native was arrested late Thursday after trying to buy two firearms fom an undercover agent with their serial numbers scratched off. Defense attorney James Darrow argued that his client should be released on a $200,000 bond since his client has a solid background and the charges he's facing so far don't include terrorism.

by | June 08, 2019 | 02:58

He said forces would be stationed on Mexico's southern border with Guatemala to prevent migrants entering the country. Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard is in Washington trying to stop the U.S. The new Mexican government under President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador had resisted United States pressure to control migrants moving across its territory towards the U.S., but in recent weeks has started to restrict visas and deport people back into Guatemala.

by | June 07, 2019 | 21:45

D-Day was history's largest air and sea invasion, involving around 160,000 troops on that day itself and many more in the ensuing Battle of Normandy . German Chancellor Angela Merkel praised the sacrifice of tens of thousands of soldiers. " They did their duty , as they laid down their lives, so that we might have a better life and build a better world", May said.

by | June 07, 2019 | 21:35

The device is often used to airlift people from the ground using a device that hangs from a helicopter. Authorities have not released the woman's name or said what injuries she suffered. The video shows the stretcher with the woman spinning rapidly as it nears the helicopter. "The helicopter was the correct decision", he added while confirming that "reports from the hospital are that she had no ill effects from the spin".