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by | July 20, 2019 | 13:56

The seniors also slammed the police for their handling of a protest Sunday in Hong Kong's Sha Tin district. Organizers said about 8,000 people participated in the demonstration . "We shall go on to the end, we shall fight in the streets, we shall fight in all districts of Hong Kong , we shall bring the fight from local arenas to global fronts, whatever the costs may be".

by | July 20, 2019 | 13:29

In a statement , Shakir stressed that Sanders' campaign "offers wages and benefits competitive with other campaigns, as is shown by the latest fundraising reports ". She did not disclose how much her campaign staff would be paid, and she declined to comment on Sanders. Elizabeth Warren of MA and former U.S. Housing Secretary Julian Castro also have unionized.

by | July 20, 2019 | 13:07

Stop", Mr Biden said of the chant when talking to reporters after the breakfast. "If you believe the same things we believe, you are welcome". U.S. President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on a Somali-born congresswoman Friday while reversing his previous criticisms of a North Carolina crowd who chanted "Send her back", defending them as "patriots" while again questioning the loyalty of four Democratic lawmakers of colour.

by | July 20, 2019 | 12:42

According to a viral video shot by one of the passengers in Lagos, the man illegally gained access to the airside with a piece of hand luggage. A video taken by a passenger on the aircraft shows the man moving around the wing of the plane as frightened passengers called on the crew to open the exit doors.

by | July 20, 2019 | 12:46

A council of ministers will be formed by the FFC. Doctors linked to the opposition said 128 people were killed in the raid and ensuing violence. The government has confirmed 61 deaths. The most heated issue is expected to be the TMC's demand for "absolute immunity" from prosecution for the military figures who will be part of the new joint governing body.

by | July 20, 2019 | 12:38

He has caused controversy in the United Kingdom after his group, 1011, was issued a criminal behavior order (CBO) previous year, requiring them to run all of their music past Metropolitan Police before release, according to The Guardian .

by | July 20, 2019 | 12:39

Murad, one of thousands of Yazidi females abducted and taken as sex slaves by Daesh during their campaign of expansion from 2014 to 2018 and who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize a year ago, was part of a group of survivors of religious persecution who met Trump in the Oval Office on the sidelines of an important meeting with the State Department.

by | July 20, 2019 | 11:42

And if he wanted him to be in the Cabinet then he would, but equally he would also remain on the backbenches if asked. I think he's going to do a great job. Their rights to live, work and study are protected under an agreement struck between the two sides - but the divorce agreement has been rejected by Britain's Parliament, raising the prospect of a no-deal Brexit.

by | July 20, 2019 | 11:11

The move comes amid heightened tensions with Iran over the safety of shipping lanes in the Gulf. "U.S. Central Command continually assesses force posture in the region and is working with Kingdom of Saudi Arabia authorities to base U.S. That same day, the USA claimed to have shot down an Iranian drone threatening a United States ship, which Tehran denies. The US has since tightened sanctions it re-imposed on Iran's oil sector.

by | July 20, 2019 | 10:34

Cele had previously turned down calls for the deployment of troops to help quell gang violence in affected areas, saying the army was not trained to deal with civilians, and the rate of crime in the city has not reached the point that necessitates the deployment of the SANDF.

by | July 20, 2019 | 10:21

The event, titled, " Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us ", would see a group of alien hunters meeting at 3 a.m. on Sep. But there are a great deal of people who've taken the invitation seriously. "I'm kind of anxious about that", Roberts said. He's quickly trying to extinguish the flames before things get too serious, a thought he's apparently considered a lot.

by | July 20, 2019 | 09:39

The US legislature has previously been critical of Riyadh, especially after journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing and the mounting death toll in Yemen. He called the resolutions "extraordinary but necessary" to stop "a phony emergency to override the authority of Congress". "Iran and the forces it supports ...

by | July 20, 2019 | 08:56

Ramaphosa told lawmakers that the payment was for consultancy work done by his son Andile for Bosasa- now African Global. "I therefore find president Ramaphosa's conduct as referred to above although ostensibly in good faith, to be inconsistent with his office a member of cabinet", Mkhwebane said .

by | July 20, 2019 | 08:56

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday condemned President Donald Trump's xenophobic tweets against four minority Democratic congresswomen , saying the USA leader's attacks "go against what makes America great". She has no history of serious health issues. "As a person, I have a strong personal interest in my health and, as I said, 2021 is the conclusion of my political work", Merkel told reporters, adding with a smile: "But then I hope there will be another life (after politics)".

by | July 20, 2019 | 07:59

Haradinaj, a former guerrilla commander, has always denied any wrongdoing and said he is ready to face any accusations. "I received a call by the special court as a suspect and was offered to go as the prime minister or as an ordinary citizen of Kosovo", he told reporters on Friday.

by | July 20, 2019 | 05:39

Beyond that, Sunday has been slightly downgraded to a heat advisory - although there is still a chance this will be a heat warning as well. A potentially deadly combination of heat, humidity and stagnant, polluted air has engulfed more than half of the Lower 48 states, with air temperatures climbing toward the century mark everywhere from the Plains to the Midwest, Mississippi River Valley, and eastward to the heavily populated Washington to Boston corridor.

by | July 20, 2019 | 05:36

The United States is preparing to deploy a Patriot battery and 500 troops to Saudi Arabia's Prince Sultan Air Base , according to two U.S. officials cited by CNN on 17 July. The Trump administration has sent 2,000 troops to the region specifically to deter Iran. Investigative website Bellingcat found that 11 U.S states and Washington D.C have, so far, each sold arms worth more than $100 million to Saudi Arabia and the UAE since the beginning of the Saudi-led coalition in 2015.

by | July 20, 2019 | 05:28

What is not part of the equation are under-the-radar contacts between governments that diplomats and regional experts say are a key part of keeping tense relations from spilling over into a hot conflict that neither side appears to want. A video of the incident could be released by the Pentagon , the official said. -Iranian conflict have risen since May with several attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf, Iran's downing of a USA surveillance drone and a plan for US air strikes on Iran last month ...

by | July 20, 2019 | 05:25

According to a criminal complaint released Friday, Ruslan Maratovich Asainov , 41, was a naturalized U.S. citizen born in Kazakhstan who lived in Brooklyn between 1998 and 2013. "The United States is committed to holding accountable those who have left this country in order to fight for ISIS", Assistant Attorney General John Demers said.

by | July 20, 2019 | 04:30

Pence reaffirmed US support for "people of faith in China " regardless of the outcome of US-China trade negotiations. Pompeo underlined that governments alone can not properly tackle the problem of violation of religious freedom, saying countries needed to support civil society groups.