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World Media Assange May Be Extradited To Sweden Case After London Jail Time
Author: 0 Assange May Be Extradited To Sweden Case After London Jail Time

Shortly after that, Assange entered Ecuador's embassy, and remained there for nearly seven years. The authorities care so little about violence against women that they manipulate rape allegations at will. "This was not the case prior to April 11". "How that will happen now, I don't know". But before his scheduled extradition to Sweden in 2012, he bolted into the Ecuadorean embassy.

World Media Trump may provoke US lawmakers to impeach him: senior Democrat
Author: 0 Trump may provoke US lawmakers to impeach him: senior Democrat

Bush. Exhibit A: Mr. Barr's April 18, 2019 press conference the morning of the Mueller report's release, following his March 24, 2019 letter to Congress summarizing the Mueller Report, was a textbook example of how to control the political narrative, play by the rules (a stark contrast to former FBI director Jim Comey's press conferences clearing Hillary Clinton under a made-up standard, and wrongly announcing the FBI's supposedly private counter-terror investigation into Trump ) and not ...

World Media Sri Lanka imposes nationwide curfew as riots erupt weeks after Easter bombings
Author: 0 Sri Lanka imposes nationwide curfew as riots erupt weeks after Easter bombings

Authorities said they arrested the author of the Facebook post, identified as 38-year-old Abdul Hameed Mohamed Hasmar, whose online comment "one day you will cry" was interpreted as threatening violence. Sunday services had been cancelled the two previous weekends for fear of more attacks, leaving the faithful to hear Mass via live TV transmission from the residence of Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith, the archbishop of Colombo .

World Media Saudi oil tankers damaged as Iran tension rise; 'serious development' says UAE
Author: 0 Saudi oil tankers damaged as Iran tension rise; 'serious development' says UAE

Four commercial ships were subjected to sabotage operations today, 12th May, near UAE territorial waters in the Gulf of Oman, east of Fujairah, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, MOFAIC, has announced. Hours before yesterday's sabotage, Lebanon's pro-Iran satellite channel Al-Mayadeen, quoting 'Gulf sources, ' falsely reported that a series of explosions had struck the strategically located Fujairah's port.

World Media Yemen's Houthis start withdrawing from two ports in Hodeidah
Author: 0 Yemen's Houthis start withdrawing from two ports in Hodeidah

The agency said that as soon as redeployment is complete, it would help upgrade port facilities including watch towers, berths and the navigation channels. It was not clear if United Nations special envoy Martin Griffiths had secured agreement between the two sides over the main sticking point regarding which local authorities would control the ports and city under United Nations supervision after both sides withdraw.

World Media Joe Biden seen pulling away in SC with 46%
Author: 0 Joe Biden seen pulling away in SC with 46%

Trump on Friday said he was in no hurry to sign a trade deal with China as Washington imposed a new set of tariffs on Chinese goods and negotiators ended a second day of talks to try to salvage an agreement. The U.S. dollar slipped against a basket of currencies. "China should not renegotiate deals with the United States at the last minute", Trump said in another post from Friday.

World Media Iran says does not expect a war with US
Author: 0 Iran says does not expect a war with US

Iran has been under economic and political pressure since President Donald Trump pulled the USA out of the deal a year ago. The US military's loud statements about the motive behind deploying the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group to the Arabian Gulf indicate Washington's attempt at sending a strong signal to Tehran and avoiding a war.

World Media AAP’s Atishi Accuses BJP OF Distributing ‘Derogatory’ Pamphlets; Gambhir Sends Defamation Notice
Author: 0 AAP’s Atishi Accuses BJP OF Distributing ‘Derogatory’ Pamphlets; Gambhir Sends Defamation Notice

Gambhir is pitted against Congress candidate Arvinder Singh Lovely and AAP's Atishi, both of whome reported Rs 5 crore and Rs 1 crore assets, respectively, in their affidavits. Gautam Gambhir is sitting in an air-conditioned auto. How can women expect safety if people wid such mentality are voted in? "East Delhi, you should exact revenge of the tears brought in the eyes of Delhi's daughter by voting for her.

World Media Attack in Pakistan’s China zone leaves 4 dead
Author: 0 Attack in Pakistan’s China zone leaves 4 dead

The Pearl Continental, part of Pakistan's largest five-star hotel chain, is the only luxury hotel in Gwadar , frequented by foreign and Pakistani business delegations as well as diplomats. "Such attempts, especially in Balochistan are an effort to sabotage our economic projects and prosperity", he said. The country's military forces released a statement on Sunday clarifying that there were only three gunmen involved and not four as previously thought.

World Media Venezuela Takes Actions against People Involved in Attempted Coup
Author: 0 Venezuela Takes Actions against People Involved in Attempted Coup

While Washington is supporting the opposition and threatening to use "any options" to oust Maduro and restore democracy in the country - eventually including military intervention - Russian Federation backs Maduro's regime emphasizing the respect of the principles of sovereignty and non-interference in internal affairs.

World Media McConnell: Trump Jr. Subpoena Shouldn't Concern President
Author: 0 McConnell: Trump Jr. Subpoena Shouldn't Concern President

It's time to focus on ISSUES, not investigations", he wrote on Twitter. Multiple Republicans had coalesced around Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's talking point of "case closed" in recent days, but now Democrats can argue that even members of the President's own party don't agree that all Russian Federation inquiries should end immediately.

World Media French forces rescue American during raid to free tourists in Burkina Faso
Author: 0 French forces rescue American during raid to free tourists in Burkina Faso

The two dead soldiers were named as Cedric de Pierrepont and Alain Bertoncello, decorated naval special forces members born in 1986 and 1991 respectively. The French commandos were unaware of the presence of the two other hostages, officials said. The French government had warned its citizens against travelling to parts of Benin near the Burkina Faso border because of the risk of kidnapping.

World Media Dozens feared dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia
Author: 0 Dozens feared dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia

The vessel capsized about 40 nautical miles off the coast of Sfax, some 270 kilometres south of Tunis. A statement from the Tunisian defence ministry reportedly said the navy had despatched a ship as soon as it heard about the incident and came across a fishing boat picking up survivors.

World Media Country won't forgive Narendra Modi for Rajiv remarks: Raj Thackeray
Author: 0 Country won't forgive Narendra Modi for Rajiv remarks: Raj Thackeray

He also criticised Modi government for not keeping promises such as providing two crore jobs to youth and depositing ₹15 lakh in every citizen's bank account. Naidu has been negotiating with both of them as well as the chief of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), based in the eastern state of Odisha. I hugged you at Parliament House.

World Media Who's responsible? Australia's $50 note has a spelling error
Author: 0 Who's responsible? Australia's $50 note has a spelling error

It features a photo of Edith Cowan, the first woman elected to an Australian legislature, who served from 1921 to 1924. "It is a great "responsibilty"," . While the RBA became aware of the error a year ago, it wasn't revealed to the public until Melbourne-based radio station Triple M received a tip and uploaded a picture of the mistake to their Instagram page, where it then received hundreds of likes.

World Media Major Production Companies Now Boycotting Georgia
Author: 0 Major Production Companies Now Boycotting Georgia

Taking a cue from the literature of ancient Greece, actress and political activist Alyssa Milano called for a "sex strike" Friday in response to the "heartbeat" bill that Georgia Gov. I might agree with the governor, if he were actually willing to do the hard work of looking after the youngsters he demands be born. "Film and television production in Georgia supports more than 92,000 jobs and brings significant economic benefits to communities and families", an MPAA spokesperson told ...

World Media Pres. Rouhani extends Ramadan congratulations to Muslim leaders
Author: 0 Pres. Rouhani extends Ramadan congratulations to Muslim leaders

After years of war, in Syria the markets are again crowded. Because of the nature of the Islamic calendar, Ramadan can take place during different seasons depending on the year. A faster can thus devote more time to meditation and prayer. Rulers of nearly all Muslim countries act as puppets, just to safeguard their power. A Pakistani vendor sells dates at a market in Karachi on May 5, 2019, in preparation for the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan .

World Media Drones used missiles with knife warhead to take out single terrorist targets
Author: 0 Drones used missiles with knife warhead to take out single terrorist targets

The weapon - nicknamed the "ninja" bomb - deploys knives in the shape of a halo and is created to target specific individuals while limiting civilian casualties in the surrounding area. What is a Ninja bomb? Another victim was Jamal al-Badawi, the accused mastermind behind the deadly bombing in 2000 of the USS Cole . The weapon is believed to have been deployed against targets in Iraq, Syria, Libya, Yemen and Somalia.

World Media Venezuelan opposition deputy takes refuge with Argentine ambassador
Author: 0 Venezuelan opposition deputy takes refuge with Argentine ambassador

Party head Carlos Prosperi said security forces towed Zambrano's auto away while the lawmaker still inside. CARACAS, May 10 ― Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido accused President Nicolas Maduro's regime yesterday of "dismantling" parliament after three lawmakers sought diplomatic refuge while another was arrested for treason.

World Media China Will Take Countermeasures to Any US Tariffs, Commerce Ministry Says
Author: 0 China Will Take Countermeasures to Any US Tariffs, Commerce Ministry Says

China has just informed us that they (Vice-Premier) are now coming to the U.S.to make a deal. Lighthizer said he would be filing the paperwork as soon as possible and that tariffs would go up at midnight Friday. US stock indexes rebounded slightly from this week's earlier losses after her comments , but the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed in negative territory amid caution over trade and some disappointing earnings.

World Media Active weather pattern keeps storms and flooding in the forecast
Author: 0 Active weather pattern keeps storms and flooding in the forecast

The Storm Prediction Center has the far Eastern Brazos Valley under a SLIGHT Risk for strong to severe weather again Thursday. "We'd need to measure 4.57" of rain between Thursday and Monday to move into the top spot; it doesn't look like we'll get quite that much, but it is going to rain quite a bit! .

World Media North Korea says recent rocket drill was 'routine and self-defensive' - KCNA
Author: 0 North Korea says recent rocket drill was 'routine and self-defensive' - KCNA

So things are now back to square one. This came in weeks after the country tested tactical weapons to be used in ground combat, just months after Kim Jong Un's talks with American president Trump faltered. "Russia sided with the US on the North's denuclearisation, but Moscow understood Pyongyang's stance on how to implement the denuclearisation". The test also means that Jong-Un has broken a commitment with Trump to not test any types of missiles.

World Media Trump says he’s ‘very surprised’ Don Jr. has been subpoenaed
Author: 0 Trump says he’s ‘very surprised’ Don Jr. has been subpoenaed

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, a member of the panel, said he thinks the criticism of Burr is "a fundamental misunderstanding of what the Senate intelligence committee is about", which is congressional oversight and not prosecution. McConnell said in his Tuesday speech that it was "case closed" on the Mueller probe, but his office noted that he didn't go so far as to say the intelligence panel's work was done.

World Media US Seizes North Korean Cargo Ship Over Alleged Sanctions Violations
Author: 0 US Seizes North Korean Cargo Ship Over Alleged Sanctions Violations

The DoJ has asked a federal judge to transfer ownership of the 17,000-ton Wise Honest - North Korea's second-largest bulk cargo ship - to the USA through civil forfeiture, a controversial legal process that allows authorities to take possession of vehicles and other property involved in felonies like drug smuggling.

World Media Scott Morrison egged while campaigning in Albury
Author: 0 Scott Morrison egged while campaigning in Albury

Mr Morrison helped Margaret Baxter to her feet and she said she was "very grateful" for his assistance. It was unclear what Holt was protesting. Former prime minister Tony Abbott was also targeted on Tuesday, with poo hidden inside a book dumped outside his electorate office in northern Sydney.

World Media Donald Trump 'very surprised' Republican-led committee subpoenaed his son
Author: 0 Donald Trump 'very surprised' Republican-led committee subpoenaed his son

Burr declined to speak with reporters on Thursday as his Republican colleagues piled on him for not heeding Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's calls to let the Russian Federation probe go. Trump last week said that it was Barr's call, but later declared on Twitter that Mueller should not testify. Warner criticized Trump for not taking the Russia threat seriously, or even warning Russian President Vladimir Putin not to meddle in the 2020 election in their most recent phone call.