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by | August 19, 2019 | 03:26

On Friday, hundreds of demonstrators in Srinagar carried green Islamic flags and signs reading "Stop genocide in Kashmir , wake up world". Pakistan's envoy to UN, Maleeha Lodhi is jubilant that "The voice of the Kashmiri people resonated in the chambers of the world's highest diplomatic forum today", but the people want to know the practical significance and positive implications of voices resonating in the UNSC.

by | August 19, 2019 | 03:25

He has begged to be allowed to return to the United Kingdom, insisting he had "no intention" of killing Britons, after he was captured by Kurdish forces in 2017. The statement also says there is no legal obligation to facilitate their return to Canada . Goodale's office says it is aware of multiple Canadian citizens detained in Syria, but consular services will not be provided "to undue risk in this risky part of the world".

by | August 19, 2019 | 02:43

The ministry also expressed its condemnation and rejection of shutting the mosque's doors, preventing worshippers from entry or imposing any restrictions on Al Aqsa under any pretext or circumstance, emphasising the need for Israel to uphold its obligations as an occupying power, in accordance with global and humanitarian laws.

by | August 18, 2019 | 21:59

Most of the Stateline is under a "Slight Risk" for severe weather tomorrow going through 7 AM. We'll have a chance of showers and storms (30%) but severe weather is not expected. Severe wind gust forecast gives the yellow area a 15 percent chance of a severe wind gust over 58 mph within 25 miles of any given point. We'll see high temperatures top out near the mid 90s with the heat index between 105-108 degrees.

by | August 18, 2019 | 20:59

On Wednesday, however, Trenta dispatched two ships to escort the Open Arms out of concern to evacuate the 32 minors after two weeks on board. The squabbling between Salvini, who leads the anti-migrant League, the populist government's junior partner, and Trenta, who is from the 5-Star Movement, the senior coalition party, reflects exploding political tensions that have put Premier Giuseppe Conte's 14-month old government on the verge of collapse.

by | August 18, 2019 | 20:02

Authorities in Indian-held Kashmir reimposed limits on people's movement on August 18 following a flare-up in violence as officials claimed to be easing their almost two-week crackdown sparked by a downgrade in the region's autonomy. Reacting to India's move, Pakistan expelled the Indian High Commissioner soon after deciding to downgrade bilateral diplomatic ties. This result is completely in line with Security Council inaction on a host of global hotspots in recent years, due to divisions ...

by | August 18, 2019 | 19:52

The oil tanker is now renamed and sails under Iranian flag. Gibraltar said it could not comply with Washington's request to issue a new detention order because U.S. It would therefore seem that after meeting all the requirements under its agreement with the Gibraltar authorities, the renamed Grace 1 would be ready to depart soon.

by | August 18, 2019 | 18:35

Another guest told Tolo that some 1 200 people had been invited. "Now, two hours after the blast, they are still taking bodies out of the hall". Some U.S. Many Afghans fear that terror attacks inside the country will continue, and their pleas for peace - and for details on the talks - have increased in recent days.

by | August 18, 2019 | 15:59

John Bamford, aka chair man, approaches Mert Ney as he stands on the bonnet of a auto with a butcher's knife in Sydney's CBD. Ney was filmed jumping onto a car's bonnet before he was arrested. He has been dubbed "chair man" for his efforts in pursuing Ney through the CBD on Tuesday. Ney was on medication for anxiety and depression and in the days leading up to the CBD rampage, was staying in government-funded emergency accommodation in Blacktown.

by | August 18, 2019 | 14:26

Witnesses said the building was packed with guests when the blast struck, as it's Afghani tradition to invite hundreds of people to weddings. Rahimi said the number of casualties might increase. No one claimed responsibility for that blast, which killed four people and wounded about 20. "Such acts are beyond condemnation", the European Union mission to Afghanistan said.

by | August 18, 2019 | 14:03

A statement on the local Rose City Antifa website accused the far-right groups of planning "to bring their branded political violence to our streets", and encouraged people "to defend Portland against far-right attack". Self-described anti-fascists had vowed to confront the rally while leaders from the far right urged their followers to turn out in large numbers to protest the arrests of six members of right-wing groups in the run-up to the event.

by | August 18, 2019 | 13:54

The grandmother told Fox News on Friday night that she was holding out hope. But sometimes I see her on TV and talk with her on the phone. On the floor of the House of Representatives, Tlaib compared economic boycotts of Israel to boycotting Nazi Germany or South African apartheid, and Omar incorporated those sentiments into a resolution supporting the concept of boycotts of oppressive countries.

by | August 18, 2019 | 12:29

It will take the United Kingdom about three months to adjust to the new terms of its co-habitation with the rest of Europe, which would also include a hard border with Ireland. More than 100 MPs from across the House of Commons have urged Johnson to recall Parliament and let it sit permanently until the United Kingdom leaves the EU.

by | August 18, 2019 | 06:56

The majority-red Senate is now comprised of 53 Republicans and 47 Democrats, with the former defending the top ten most contested seats heading into the election. "I've got a Master's in Geology so I'm the only person running who's got even a semblance of a scientific background". "Change is possible when we work together", he said.

by | August 18, 2019 | 04:03

One of the sources, who visited the site after the blast, said security at the mosque was always very tight. Further investigations are underway. An emergency has been declared at Civil Hospital Quetta . This is the fourth explosion that has taken place in Quetta over the past four weeks. Meanwhile, the brother of the leader of the Afghan Taliban was among the killed.

by | August 18, 2019 | 00:00

The chance for rain should shut down by around 7 p.m. this evening. As a cold front slips in late Tuesday, that could fire up a few afternoon thunderstorms, followed by shower chances next Wednesday. Highs in the upper 70s to low 80s. We'll dry out overnight under a partly cloudy sky with some patchy fog possible in areas that pick up some rain. That humidity doesn't really start to slide much until midweek, to go along with cooler temperatures.

by | August 17, 2019 | 23:19

The Proud Boys have played a leading role in the organization of Saturday's event. Hate group watchdogs say the Daily Stormers, a neo-Nazi group, is expected at the rally. Earlier this month, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler sent out a warning to all who plan to "commit violence and spread hate" in the city, writing, "We".

by | August 17, 2019 | 21:27

Rashida Tlaib's family in a West Bank village told UPI on Friday they can't bear to tell her 90-year-old grandmother that the congresswoman is not coming to visit. The government's ploys to quiet anti-occupation activism started even earlier, notably with the 2016 so-called NGO Law that forced organizations to declare foreign funding they received in an effort to stigmatize pro-peace groups like B'Tselem and Breaking the Silence.

by | August 17, 2019 | 20:37

Finally, in both of the two areas where US negotiators say a concrete deal has been reached - on initial USA troop withdrawals and Taliban cooperation against al-Qaeda - there appear to be key elements missing or unaddressed that had always been mentioned during the many months of talks.

by | August 17, 2019 | 19:56

Reckard's family will attend the funeral, but also support the public memorial, according to KTSM . She will be buried Saturday morning. Basco's wife, Margie Reckard , was among the victims. Basco was seen after the shooting crying at the memorial and clutching the cross with her name on it. Antonio Basco feared he would be alone to say goodbye to his wife, who was killed in the El Paso shooting , but now thousands are expected to attend her vigil Friday night.