Sunday November 17-th, 2019

Only one soldier to face trial for Bloody Sunday 'massacre of innocents' Only one soldier to face trial for Bloody Sunday 'massacre of innocents'

It's almost half a century since one of the darkest days in Northern Ireland's Troubles. UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson confirmed the government would support Soldier F and pay his legal costs. The charges announced Thursday come more than...

Pentagon plans to test long-banned missiles Pentagon plans to test long-banned missiles

Signed in 1987 by then US President Ronald Reagan and his Soviet counterpart Mikhail Gorbachev, the INF Treaty was widely viewed as a breakthrough in arms control. "We haven't engaged any of our allies about forward deployment". "It's a brand new m...

Bangladesh cricketers escape New Zealand mosque shooting Bangladesh cricketers escape New Zealand mosque shooting

The Bangladeshi team were visiting Christchurch for the final Test of a three-match series against New Zealand and arrived at one of the city's mosques for prayer when the shooting began. A reporter traveling with the team said to the news service ...

Hundreds, Including Children, Fall Ill In Malaysia After Toxic Waste Dump Hundreds, Including Children, Fall Ill In Malaysia After Toxic Waste Dump

Earlier several members of parliament had urged the government to declare a state of emergency in the area, but the suggestion was dismissed on the grounds that state authorities were able to handle the situation. As of March 11, 44 people, includi...

UK Parliament votes to delay Brexit but rejects second referendum UK Parliament votes to delay Brexit but rejects second referendum

All 27 European Union member states must agree to a request for a Brexit extension, while it remains unclear when and on what terms Britain will leave. Despite the ongoing uncertainty surrounding Brexit which has served to weaken the pound, MPs ...

Liberals shut down SNC committee before Wilson-Raybould vote Liberals shut down SNC committee before Wilson-Raybould vote

The justice committee is scheduled to meet next on March 19, the same day that the government will table its budget. The committee had reconvened to debate a motion to invite former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould to return to the committee t...

New Zealand Climate Minister punched in face | newkerala.com #113416 New Zealand Climate Minister punched in face | newkerala.com #113416

Mr Shaw has given police a detailed statement, and they are asking for any witnesses to come forward. Shaw, 45, was walking to the Beehive from his home in Kelburn when he was confronted by a man who stepped out, spoke to him and identified him the...

No release for other Kim Jong-nam accused No release for other Kim Jong-nam accused

Kim Jong-nam was assassinated with liquid VX nerve agent at Kuala Lumpur airport in February 2017. In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, Malaysian prosecutors unexpectedly dropped a murder charge against Indonesian Siti Ais...

EU, Canada and USA impose new sanctions on Russian Federation EU, Canada and USA impose new sanctions on Russian Federation

The US sanctions freeze all property and interests in property belonging to the designated individuals and entities, and prohibits US persons from transacting with them. Additionally, the United States imposed sanctions on six Russian defense fir...

Christchurch shooting: Sajid Javid slams Australian Senator Fraser Anning over comments Christchurch shooting: Sajid Javid slams Australian Senator Fraser Anning over comments

Calling the attack a "violent vigilantism" rather than a terrorist incident, Anning's statement read that the attack "highlights the growing fear within our community, both in Australia and New Zealand , of the increasing Muslim presence".

Critics call out social media giants for not blocking extremist content Critics call out social media giants for not blocking extremist content

A neighbor described mass casualties inside the mosque and said he saw the gunman flee. But seven minutes into the disturbing video, an unarmed worshipper can be seen charging the gunman, tackling him to the ground, Newsweek reported .

Donald Trump appreciates Nancy Pelosi's 'statement against impeachment' Donald Trump appreciates Nancy Pelosi's 'statement against impeachment'

Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) said, "I don't know". "While we have impeachment authority, we need to be very cognizant of what the American people believe, and I agree with the speaker, that the probability of success is low, and the distraction would ...

U.S. denying visas to International Criminal Court staff U.S. denying visas to International Criminal Court staff

The Trump administration threatened in September to block the ICC personnel from entering the United States and even prosecute them if it charges USA military members serving in Afghanistan over war crimes. He appeared to be referring in particular t...

American Airlines to suspend flights to Venezuela American Airlines to suspend flights to Venezuela

The decision ends the last nonstop commercial service between the U.S. and the ravaged South American nation, which is struggling with massive social upheaval triggered by months of political violence and economic turmoil as its dictator, Nicolas M...

Mueller, in U.S. court filing, says multiple probes continue Mueller, in U.S. court filing, says multiple probes continue

The report asks a federal judge for 60 more days before providing the next update on the status of President Trump's former campaign chairman. That comes nearly exactly 24 hours after the U.S. He then turned state's witness against Manafort, testif...

Trump uses veto power to overturn congressional resolution Trump uses veto power to overturn congressional resolution

President Donald Trump is poised to issue the first veto of his presidency after a dozen defecting Republicans joined Senate Democrats to block the national emergency he'd declared at the border. That declaration was an effort to circumvent Congre...

Liberal MPs shut down SNC committee before vote on recalling Wilson-Raybould Liberal MPs shut down SNC committee before vote on recalling Wilson-Raybould

Today's meeting came about at the request of opposition members, who wanted the former justice minister and attorney general to appear again to answer claims made by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's former top aide Gerald Butts. She said if Wilson-Ray...

Pompeo Says All U.S. Diplomats Have Left Venezuela Pompeo Says All U.S. Diplomats Have Left Venezuela

The United States is one of about 50 countries that have thrown their support behind opposition leader Guaido, who has announced himself "interim president" after last year's disputed election. Earlier this week, Pompeo explained the decision to ...

Afghan soldiers killed in US air strikes Afghan soldiers killed in US air strikes

Meanwhile, Mohammad Karim Karimi, deputy head of the provincial council, says USA forces mistakenly carried out an airstrike at an Afghan base near Tarin Kot, the provincial capital in Uruzgan, followed by a firefight that left the five Afghans dead....

Ethiopian Airlines Meeting With Families of Crash Victims Ends in Chaos

Later on, an airline spokesperson reportedly confirmed that the country in question was Germany. Lion Air has not yet decided whether to cancel the order for 737 MAX, Putut said. One said the flight crew reviewed the incident "at length. but can't ...

NK Embassy in Spain attackers linked to Central Intelligence Agency

Spanish investigators have already requested the Central Intelligence Agency about their involvement in the incident. According to officials, the assailants bound and gagged eight people, beat them and interrogated them before the woman managed t...

Huawei’s Android alternative OS now viable, it confirms Huawei’s Android alternative OS now viable, it confirms

A Huawei spokesperson told the South China Morning Post the company doesn't expect to use its backup systems and doesn't want to either. According to Yu, Huawei would prefer working with Google and Microsoft but could launch its own propr...

2 attackers kill 6, themselves at Brazil school 2 attackers kill 6, themselves at Brazil school

At least 17 were wounded. Only secondary students were reportedly at the school at the time of the shooting. Globo reported that a witness said he saw one of the attackers with a gun and the other with a knife. "My friend was stabbed in the shoulde...

N. Korea reconsiders denuclearization talks with US N. Korea reconsiders denuclearization talks with US

North Korean tyrant Kim Jong-un is understood to be preparing an announcement where he will outline his future position on the denuclearisation of the peninsula. South Korea, which has an ambitious agenda of engagement with North Korea that is depend...

Saudi Arabia claims Khashoggi murder suspects brought to justice Saudi Arabia claims Khashoggi murder suspects brought to justice

Addressing the United Nations Human Rights Council, Dr.al-Aiban said "we are horrified at Khashoggi killing" and that it was a " heinous crime " and an " unfortunate accident ". The Saudi government has denied any involvement by the crown princ...

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