Wednesday June 19-th, 2019

Some countries aim to hurt Iran's oil market Some countries aim to hurt Iran's oil market

According to Asgaroladi, Iran's oil sales to China will start next week and Tehran will begin receiving the oil income within the next month. Iran's deputy foreign minister said Tuesday that recently re-imposed USA sanctions had served to ...

Turkey could play ‘mediator role’ in Russia-Ukraine crisis: Erdoğan Turkey could play ‘mediator role’ in Russia-Ukraine crisis: Erdoğan

Moreover, the Russian military announced that it will deploy additional S-400 anti-air batteries in Crimea to counter any Ukrainian or Western aggression. Kiev has demanded the return of its ships and the release of 24 sailors taken prisoner during ...

Syria: we downed Israeli plane and missiles Syria: we downed Israeli plane and missiles

The Sept. 17 downing by Syrian anti-aircraft fire, after Israeli jets attacked a suspected Iranian arms shipment to Syria, caused a diplomatic rift between Israel and Russian Federation, and Moscow blamed Israel for the incident. Iran is a key ally o...

A Third of Migrant Caravan Participants Have Health Issues Including Lice, Tuberculosis A Third of Migrant Caravan Participants Have Health Issues Including Lice, Tuberculosis

The caravan stopped in the Mexican city of Tijuana, not far from the desired United States border, waiting for their asylum applications to be processed by American authorities - but only after some migrants tried to rush their way through the fence ...

Merkel to miss G20 start after plane suffers ‘serious malfunction’ Merkel to miss G20 start after plane suffers ‘serious malfunction’

President Donald Trump. The plane turned back from the Netherlands and landed in Cologne because it was the only base with a a replacement plane, the news agency said. Merkel was due to hold bilateral meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin ...

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raid office of Ald. Ed Burke Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raid office of Ald. Ed Burke

In addition to serving as an alderman, Edward Burke is also an attorney, specializing in property tax assessments. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that "federal agents showed up unannounced at the City Hall office of Finance Committee Chairman Ed B...

Child runs onstage during Pope's address to Vatican audience hall Child runs onstage during Pope's address to Vatican audience hall

A child that escaped from his mother touches a member of Swiss guard during the general audience led by Pope Francis at Paul VI hall at the Vatican. Wirth explained it was not a planned moment that Wenzel would approach one of the most guarded men ...

Migrant woman impaled after trying to scale U.S.-Mexico border wall Migrant woman impaled after trying to scale U.S.-Mexico border wall

Once the woman was stabilized, she and her children were driven to a local hospital for treatment. The woman was scaling a stretch of the border that is under construction to replace decades-old fencing. Migrants from the caravan staying in Tijua...

Blast kills 22 near China factory in Olympic city Blast kills 22 near China factory in Olympic city

The incident occurred near the Hebei Shenghua Chemical in Zhangjiakou City, in the northern Hebei province, Channel News Asia reported . A subsequent fire destroyed 50 vehicles, the official Xinhua news agency(新华社)reported, citing local govern...

China on high alert after US Navy destroyer sails through Taiwan Strait China on high alert after US Navy destroyer sails through Taiwan Strait

The US Navy will continue to fly, sail, and operate anywhere worldwide law allows', US Pacific Fleet spokesperson Lt. j.g. The voyage on Wednesday will add to tensions with China, but is likely to be viewed in self-ruled Taiwan as a sign of support...

Suspect in Hoover Galleria shooting arrested in Georgia Suspect in Hoover Galleria shooting arrested in Georgia

ASSOCIATED PRESS Erron Martez Dequan Brown , 20, is charged with attempted murder in the November 22. Police initially blamed Bradford, who they said had a gun in his hand and was responsible for shooting two people at the mall. The city made the ...

Putin, Trump to discuss nuclear arms control at G20 summit, Kremlin says Putin, Trump to discuss nuclear arms control at G20 summit, Kremlin says

The G-20 meeting in Buenos Aires comes amid growing economic uncertainty and global displeasure with Trump's trade policy. Mr. Peskov said that if the meeting was off, then Mr. European Union leaders are expected to decide to roll the economic...

CNN Fires Commentator Who Called For Elimination Of Israel CNN Fires Commentator Who Called For Elimination Of Israel

Hill said. Far-left CNN commentator Marc Lamont Hill , who on Wednesday appeared to call for the elimination of Israel and defended the use of violence, has been terminated from his job at the network. Similarly, Simon Wiesenthal Center Associat...

Murder Charges Against Brother in Mansion Fire Slayings 29 November 2018 Murder Charges Against Brother in Mansion Fire Slayings 29 November 2018

Friends and loved ones of the Caneiro family have placed signs, photographs and flowers at the site as a memorial to the family. He then allegedly turned his attention to Keith's wife, Jennifer, and their children, Sophia , 8, and Jesse, 11, stabbin...

Trump Retweets Fan Account Meme Of Liberal Nemeses, Rod Rosenstein In Jail Trump Retweets Fan Account Meme Of Liberal Nemeses, Rod Rosenstein In Jail

The president declined to answer a question on whether he intends to fire Rosenstein, but stood by his firing of Comey . They came after the president had retweeted an image depicting Rosenstein, Hillary Clinton , former FBI Director James C...

Is This The Most Prolific Serial Killer In American History? Is This The Most Prolific Serial Killer In American History?

According to his confessions, Little, who is in a wheelchair and suffers from heart disease and diabetes, strangled dozens of vulnerable women he picked up in bars, clubs and on the streets. A full list of Little's unmatched confessions can be found...

Iranian hackers charged in ransomware scheme that targeted Maryland's MedStar Health Iranian hackers charged in ransomware scheme that targeted Maryland's MedStar Health

Though the Federal Bureau of Investigation says it encourages organizations not to pay ransoms in such situations, the University of Calgary confirmed in 2016 it had agreed to pay $20,000 to the hackers, whose identities were unknown at the time.

Georgia Elects First Female President Georgia Elects First Female President

Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker reports from the capital, Tbilisi. Zurabishvili said she and her children had received death threats during the election campaign from people affiliated with the opposition United National Movement (UNM), headed ...

European Union aims for bloc to go carbon neutral by 2050 European Union aims for bloc to go carbon neutral by 2050

In fact, it is now so off track that global emissions will have to drop by at least 55 percent to achieve the 1.5°C (2.7°F) goal recommended by the IPCC. "If the IPCC report represented a global fire alarm, this report is the arson investigation", ...

Turkish FM calls recording of Khashoggi killing 'disgusting' Turkish FM calls recording of Khashoggi killing 'disgusting'

He said he listened to the tapes of the killing in Saudi Arabia's consulate on October 2, but that the Turkish investigators would not divulge how they got the audio. Saudi Arabia has warned that any criticism of the crown prince would amount to cros...

Michael Cohen Expected to Plead Guilty to Misleading Congress About Russia Investigation Michael Cohen Expected to Plead Guilty to Misleading Congress About Russia Investigation

CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin says Michael Cohen's guilty plea is highly suggestive that President Trump had money on the line when his legal team lied about having financial ties to Russian Federation. ABC reported that Cohen has spent o...

'Yellow vests' call for another Saturday protest in Paris 'Yellow vests' call for another Saturday protest in Paris

France is heavily dependent on nuclear power, which Macron pledged to reduce to 50% of the national energy mix by 2035 by closing 14 of the country's 58 reactors. France depends more on nuclear energy than any other country, getting about three-quar...

Last US Senate race of midterms up for vote in Mississippi Last US Senate race of midterms up for vote in Mississippi

Hyde-Smith was seen in another video talking about making voting hard for "liberal folks", and a photo circulated of her wearing a replica Confederate military hat during a 2014 visit to Beauvoir, a beach-side museum in Biloxi, Mississippi, that was ...

Matthew Hedges: British Academic Pardoned For 'Spying' In UAE Arrives In London Matthew Hedges: British Academic Pardoned For 'Spying' In UAE Arrives In London

Matthew Hedges has arrived back in the United Kingdom after being pardoned and freed from prison in the UAE where he had been jailed for life after being convicted of spying. His plane landed at Heathrow this morning after he was freed yesterday b...

Two Koreas to Launch Joint Survey for Railway Project on Friday Two Koreas to Launch Joint Survey for Railway Project on Friday

The discussion over rights abuses in North Korea come as China and Russian Federation are pushing the council to ease sanctions on Pyongyang to encourage progress in talks on denuclearisation. Speaking at the UN, Trump belligerently warned that North...

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT