Wednesday October 27-th, 2021

'You had the Nobel Prize?' Trump learns of Yazidi activist Nadia Murad 'You had the Nobel Prize?' Trump learns of Yazidi activist Nadia Murad

Murad who was the first Iraqi and Yazidi to be awarded a Nobel Prize, explained to Trump, how her mother and six brothers were killed and that 3,000 Yazidis remained missing. What followed was a brief pause by the Nobel Peace Prize recipient until sh...

Progress in US-China talks stall, Huawei remains on the table Progress in US-China talks stall, Huawei remains on the table

Trump this week reiterated that he could impose additional tariffs on Chinese imports if he wants, and complained again that China wasn't buying the large volumes of USA agricultural goods that he claims Xi promised to purchase. There are still deep ...

Man climbs down 19-story building to escape fire Man climbs down 19-story building to escape fire

Philadelphia firefighters responded Thursday night to a blaze at the Holden Tower that had sparked in the lower portion of the building's trash chute, a local ABC affiliate reported. All residents were able to escape the building, with those with m...

Bills targeting China's Huawei introduced in U.S. Congress Bills targeting China's Huawei introduced in U.S. Congress

The new bill is a companion to legislation that has already been introduced in the House of Representatives. "We must make a concerted effort to confront the threat China poses to USA national security, intellectual property, and technology", Rom...

Supreme court reduces Dutch state liability over Srebrenica massacre

The Dutch ruling paves the way for payments to the families of victims and survivors of the killings at Srebrenica, when around 8,000 Muslim men and boys in all were taken away and murdered in what was the worst mass slaughter on European soil since ...

Jordan condemns killing of Turkish diplomat in Iraq Jordan condemns killing of Turkish diplomat in Iraq

In PKK's 30-year terror campaign against the Turkish state, more than 40,000 people, including women and children, have been killed. Follow Trend on Telegram. Turkey's defence department vowed the fight against terror will continue with increas...

20 million children worldwide missed out on life-saving vaccines in 2018 20 million children worldwide missed out on life-saving vaccines in 2018

Previously, Ohio's last confirmed measles outbreak was in 2014, with 382 confirmed cases. "We have always had some people who worry about vaccination", she said. This enhances the visual representation and also helps in understanding the facts much...

ET 302 crash victims’ families speak before US Congress ET 302 crash victims’ families speak before US Congress

The distraught Kenyan said Boeing should have grounded the 737 Max planes after a previous deadly crash off the Indonesian Coast in October past year, but instead they kept allowing them in the sky. The manufacturer said it had also dedicated the f...

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's securities fraud conviction will stand, court rules 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's securities fraud conviction will stand, court rules

Shkreli, 36, must continue to serve his sentence and also still forfeit more than $7.3 million in assets, the judges affirmed. In it, the panel rejected Shkreli's argument that the judge in his trial, US District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto , confused ju...

Athens residents flee buildings as strong quake hits Greek capital Athens residents flee buildings as strong quake hits Greek capital

The 5.1 magnitude tremor struck 23 kilometers (14 miles) northwest of the capital, according to the Athens Institute of Geodynamics. People in the Greek capital reportedly felt the quake and ran out of buildings. In July 2017, a 6.7-magnitude natur...

Father tosses 5-year-old into ocean, yelling 'Learn To Swim!' Father tosses 5-year-old into ocean, yelling 'Learn To Swim!'

On July 15, Daytona Beach resident John Forrest Bloodsworth , 37, was charged with aggravated abuse of a child, disorderly intoxication and swimming too close to the pier. Brown brought Bloodsworth to a Daytona Beach police officer, who later arre...

United Kingdom may be entering full-blown recession, says budget watchdog United Kingdom may be entering full-blown recession, says budget watchdog

When the bill was first considered by the Commons MPs passed by a single vote an earlier amendment by Grieve meant to make it more hard for a future government to prorogue, or suspend, parliament to prevent MPs blocking no deal. "They claim they wa...

Argentina orders freezing of Hezbollah assets on anniversary of deadly bombing Argentina orders freezing of Hezbollah assets on anniversary of deadly bombing

Hezbollah is also designated by the US, UK, Israel and several Gulf Arab states, but Argentina is the first country in Latin America to do so. People hold up pictures of victims at a commemoration ceremony 25 years after the terrorist attack on th...

Dutch Supreme Court upholds Srebrenica liability Dutch Supreme Court upholds Srebrenica liability

The Supreme Court of the Netherlands on Friday upheld an earlier ruling that found the Dutch state partly liable for the deaths in 1995 of 350 Bosnian Muslim men who were expelled from a United Nations base and executed at Srebrenica by Bosnian Ser...

USA warship destroys Iranian drone, says Trump USA warship destroys Iranian drone, says Trump

Speaking at the White House, Trump said the drone was "threatening the safety of the ship and the ship's crew" in the Strait of Hormuz and was "immediately destroyed". Iran's Revolutionary Guards has seized a foreign ship smuggling fuel in the Gulf, ...

G-7 urges tough Libra regulation, agrees to tax digital giants G-7 urges tough Libra regulation, agrees to tax digital giants

Digital currencies such as Facebook's planned Libra raise serious concerns and must be regulated as tightly as possible to ensure they do not upset the world's financial system, Group of Seven finance ministers and central bankers said on Thurs...

S.Korea deputy advisor Kim says Japan's export curbs violate global law S.Korea deputy advisor Kim says Japan's export curbs violate global law

Tokyo on Friday summoned Seoul's ambassador to Japan to protest Seoul's refusal to join in an arbitration panel to settle the ongoing dispute. The row began after South Korea's Supreme Court ordered Japanese firms a year ago to compensate for...

Mexican president does not expect rise in violence after El Chapo sentencing Mexican president does not expect rise in violence after El Chapo sentencing

Since his 2017 extradition from Mexico, Guzman had repeatedly lamented the conditions of his solitary confinement at a Manhattan high-security prison, notably that his windowless cell was constantly lit. Guzman has broken free from two Mexican hig...

Mexican Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ Sentenced to Life in US Prison Mexican Drug Lord ‘El Chapo’ Sentenced to Life in US Prison

MCALESTER, OK - JUNE 11: Convicted murderer Terry Nichols is escorted out of the Pittsburg County Courthouse after a state jury deadlocked on a life or death sentence for his state convictions June 11, 2004 in McAlester, Oklahoma. They have alrea...

Afghanistan: 12 killed, 40 wounded in Taliban attack Afghanistan: 12 killed, 40 wounded in Taliban attack

The 203rd Thunder Corps in a statement said the Afghan artillery units conducted strikes against Taliban positions in Nogha area of Ghazni city. Eyewitnesses said that following the first explosion, three back-to-back explosions were heard and the ...

3rd LD Writethru: US warship destroys Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz 3rd LD Writethru: US warship destroys Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz

Trump discussed the incident at an unrelated ceremony where visiting Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte presented the president with an American flag that flew on a USA vessel during the D-Day operations in 1944. The tanker was seized on Sunday "south o...

Trump to nominate Eugene Scalia for labour secretary Trump to nominate Eugene Scalia for labour secretary

The president made the announcement via Twitter on Thursday night, praising Scalia's work as a lawyer and in the field of labor. He said last week that he would resign amid scrutiny of his handling of a sex crimes case involving Jeffrey Epstein , a ...

Trump makes racist comments, again Trump makes racist comments, again

Sen. Kamala Harris, a Democratic presidential hopeful from California, tweeted, "Let's call the president's racist attack exactly what it is: un-American". "You are angry because you can't conceive of an America that includes us", she continued. ...

Yang Henjun to be charged after six months' Chinese detention Yang Henjun to be charged after six months' Chinese detention

His family still don't know where exactly he is, nor when he might come home. He has been held in a Beijing state security prison since he was arrested in Guanzhou last January, after he flew there from NY. Australia's Foreign Affairs Minister, Mar...

Trudeau, Tusk Open Talks at EU Summit on Canada EU Trade Agreement Trudeau, Tusk Open Talks at EU Summit on Canada EU Trade Agreement

Justin Trudeau has toughened his stance against the inflammatory rhetoric of Donald Trump after the Prime Minister was criticized for his conciliatory tone confronting racist comments. "For me, values are much more important than trade, sorry". But t...

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