Greece, FYROM sign deal to change neighbor's name

It will require ratification by both national parliaments and approval in a Macedonian referendum, which is not assured. He added that it was a "mutually-beneficial agreement" for both sides. "Macedonia and Alexander the Great is Greek history and cu... More..

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USA poised to announce exit from United Nations human rights council
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

USA poised to announce exit from United Nations human rights council

The announcement is expected as soon as Tuesday, the sources said . Since taking office, the administration has announced its withdrawal from the Paris climate accord, the United Nations educational and cult...More..

2 injured in Israeli drone strike in Gaza
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

2 injured in Israeli drone strike in Gaza

The agency said it arrested over 20 members of the group. A ministerial committee which oversees legislation voted to approve the bill on Sunday. The term would be raised to 10 years if the intention was ...More..

CINDY DAY: Fodder for Father’s Day shoppers
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

CINDY DAY: Fodder for Father’s Day shoppers

For, they have someone to take care of their needs and interests. You don't necessarily go to a list of the "greatest movies of all time" either, as so many of those feature people overcoming obstacles - like...More..

PM under pressure to review laws on recreational cannabis use
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

PM under pressure to review laws on recreational cannabis use

It is a step further then moves announced yesterday to create an "expert panel" to look at individual cases. Charlotte Caldwell, Billy's mother, said the change in policy showed "the power of mummies of sic...More..

Trump blasts migration in Europe as causing 'culture' change
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Trump blasts migration in Europe as causing 'culture' change

She added, "These images are eerily reminiscent of the Japanese American internment camps of World War II, now considered to have been one of the most shameful episodes in US history". Speaking at a women's e...More..

US Senate passes ZTE sanctions, bill now goes to committee
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

US Senate passes ZTE sanctions, bill now goes to committee

Considered must-pass legislation, the fiscal 2019 Senate version of the NDAA authorizes $ 639 billion in base defense spending , for such things as buying weapons, ships and aircraft and paying the troops, with...More..

Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy

In May, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced a new "zero tolerance" policy to refer everyone caught crossing the border for criminal prosecution, which would result in them being separated from their fa...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Jeff Sessions Defends Immigrant Separation Policy Against Nazi Germany Comparisons

A "zero-tolerance" policy on illegal immigrants at the US border that has led to families being separated and children being held in detention facilities has come under intense, bipartisan criticism in recent w...More..

23-foot-long python swallows woman whole
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

23-foot-long python swallows woman whole

Wa Tiba, 54, went missing last Thursday while checking on her vegetable garden on Muna island in Sulawesi province. After Tiba didn't come home, her sister went to look for her. Hamka said villagers found the...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Trump claims Germans are ‘turning against’ Merkel over migration

Merkel had resisted the proposal, arguing that such measures should only be taken in agreement with Germany's European Union partners. Mrs Merkel is trying to get France to create a joint proposal with her ...More..

One dead, dozens missing in North Sumatra boat accident
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

One dead, dozens missing in North Sumatra boat accident

Maher Tamba, an official with the local disaster agency, said at least half a dozen vessels had searched for survivors since Monday night. The hotels on the island in Lake Toba - the world's largest volcanic ...More..

Hillary Clinton cites another Bible quote to fight Trump on immigration
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Hillary Clinton cites another Bible quote to fight Trump on immigration

Hillary Clinton spoke about the policy in NY. While the statement suggested the matter was an issue for Congress, Democratic lawmakers and others have pointed out that no law mandates the separation of chil...More..

Woman Yelling 'Allahu Akbar' Slashes Two With Box Cutter in France
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Woman Yelling 'Allahu Akbar' Slashes Two With Box Cutter in France

A forensic police officer examines the grounds of a supermarket where two people were injured when a woman shouting " Allahu akbar " (God is greatest) attacked them with a boxcutter in La Seyne-sur-Mer, souther...More..

Cambodia's political prince hurt in car crash that…
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Cambodia's political prince hurt in car crash that…

Prince Ranariddh's driver, the taxi driver and four of his passengers were also injured, added Maj Gen Narin. Phalla, 39, found fame in Cambodia as a classical dancer before marrying Ranariddh, died in a loca...More..

US, South Korea Likely To Suspend Major Military Drills This Week
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

US, South Korea Likely To Suspend Major Military Drills This Week

There are already signs of disagreement between the two sides of the pace and sequence of North Korea's disarmament and sanctions relief. Last year, 17,500 American and more than 50,000 South Korean troop...More..

UN envoy in Yemen for Hodeida crisis talks
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

UN envoy in Yemen for Hodeida crisis talks

Another Yemeni commander, Abu Zarah al-Mahrami, was quoted by Dubai-based Al-Arabiya TV network as saying that pro-government forces were "within meters" of the airport . Ground troops including Emiratis, Suda...More..

Trump escalates China trade war with extra tariffs
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Trump escalates China trade war with extra tariffs

Trump said in a statement Monday announcing the new action. Trump is ratcheting up the pressure on China as he's trying to convince US lawmakers to let Chinese telecom company ZTE Corp. The U.S. president's...More..

Greece and Macedonia sign deal to end decades-long name dispute
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Greece and Macedonia sign deal to end decades-long name dispute

In the agreement, Athens would drop its objections to the country joining North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union . While the European Union and the United Nations welcomed the agreement,...More..

Prince Harry ‘Open To Experiment' Of Brexit, Claims Meghan Markle’s Father Thomas
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Prince Harry ‘Open To Experiment' Of Brexit, Claims Meghan Markle’s Father Thomas

But he insisted that he received no money for the shoot, but rather it was done to "change my image". "The Prince of Wales is pleased to be able to welcome Ms. Mr. Markle also expressed remorse for staging pap...More..

South Korea, US suspend scheduled military exercise
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

South Korea, US suspend scheduled military exercise

Military exercises with other countries in the Pacific will continue. Yonhap said, however, that some joint training would continue. In response to repeated requests for cost data, Pentagon spokesman Lieutena...More..

Police warning after woman was murdered sparks furious backlash
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Police warning after woman was murdered sparks furious backlash

Reports say that just a few hundred meters before reaching her home, she did the thing that many women have adopted as standard safety behavior and texted a friend "I'm nearly home safe, HBU [how 'bout you]". ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Audio recording emerges of 'orchestra' of crying children in migrant detention center

Politicians and religious groups are among those to have criticised the " inhumane " policy, and the first lady - who last week returned to the public eye for the first time in nearly a month - has admitted s...More..

Iranians back ex-minister accused of spying, troll Israel on Twitter
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Iranians back ex-minister accused of spying, troll Israel on Twitter

Segev served in the Labor government of prime minister Yitzhak Rabin in the early 1990s. Following the investigation, the State Attorney (Jerusalem District), on 15 June 2018, filed a criminal indictment agai...More..

MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski unloads on 'cowardly' Nielsen over briefing 'full of lies'
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski unloads on 'cowardly' Nielsen over briefing 'full of lies'

Several members of Congress called Nielsen out after she tweeted Sunday evening "we do not have a policy of separating families at the border". Graves cited a statement released by the denomination last w...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Stocks extend slide, yen up as Sino-U.S. trade dispute escalates

The US leader warned that after the new measures are in place - on top of existing 25 per cent tariffs on US$50 billion in Chinese imports - tariffs on another US$200 billion of Chinese goods would go forward "...More..

Irish PM says EU needs decisions from UK, not internal debate
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Irish PM says EU needs decisions from UK, not internal debate

The EU, and above all its member state Ireland, insist that no hard border can be created with Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom, once Britain leaves in March. As to whether Britain respects...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Merkel, allies avert collision for now in German migrant conflict

It's the first time Trump has openly criticised Germany's immigration policy since he took office past year, although he was previously critical of their immigration policy during the presidential campaign wh...More..

One dead after van hits people at music festival in the Netherlands
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

One dead after van hits people at music festival in the Netherlands

The incident happened at the PinkPop Festival in the Netherlands. Police have not determined whether the crash was deliberate or accidental. The victims, three men and a woman, were all from either Heerlen or...More..

1 dead, 20 injured after shooting at New Jersey festival
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

1 dead, 20 injured after shooting at New Jersey festival

Among the wounded is a 13-year-old male in critical condition, the prosecutor said. Police say at least two men opened fire at about 3am local time as 1000 people were enjoying the local art , music and fo...More..

Donald Trump orders Pentagon to create United States 'space force'
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Donald Trump orders Pentagon to create United States 'space force'

Whatever the case, Trump means for the " space force " to become the sixth branch of the military. Indeed, the idea of militarizing space with a brand-new Space Force departs from some positive noises t...More..

Dozens killed in suspected Boko Haram attack in Nigeria
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Dozens killed in suspected Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

Our correspondent Phil Ihaza, reports from Abuja Nigeria . In addition to the dozens reported to have died, the injured included 11 severely wounded people who were evacuated from the area by the Internation...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Texas cop 'abused migrant girl and threatened to deport mum'

As of Sunday afternoon, Nunez is faces one felony charge of super aggravated sexual assault with a child, but police said the investigation is ongoing. "That's always a concern in the undocumented community"....More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Five injured in Sweden shooting; not terrorism-related

One witness told the Aftonbladet newspaper that he heard 15-20 shots near a local internet cafe. Police stand next to a cordon after a shooting on a street in central Malmo, Sweden June 18, 2018. "We have s...More..

Three people killed at south London's Loughborough Junction train station
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Three people killed at south London's Loughborough Junction train station

Reports said spray paint cans were found near the bodies close to Brixton. An investigation has begun to identify the three people and the reason why they were on the tracks. The incident occurred on tracks n...More..

Melania Trump calls for end to migrant family separations
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Melania Trump calls for end to migrant family separations

The White House's hard-line posture comes as a growing number of Republicans are joining Democrats to urge the administration to change its policy on family separations. "It's a crime to come across illegal...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Epileptic boy's case sparks United Kingdom review of medical pot laws

On Friday Billy's condition deteriorated and he was rushed to hospital. She added: 'The fact that Billy has been discharged is testimony to the effectiveness of the treatment and underlines how vital it is th...More..

Pope: Abortion is 'white glove' equivalent to Nazi crimes
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Pope: Abortion is 'white glove' equivalent to Nazi crimes

Today, we are doing the same thing, with white gloves". "Children should be accepted as they come, as God sends them, as God allows, even if at times they are sick". It comes just weeks after Ireland voted t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Israel says indicts ex-cabinet minister over alleged spying for Iran

In 2004 he was charged with trying to smuggle 30,000 ecstasy pills into Israel from the Netherlands, using a diplomatic passport with a falsified expiry date. On June 15, at the end of the interrogation, the Je...More..

Homeland Security chief denies policy separates families at border
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Homeland Security chief denies policy separates families at border

Nielsen's "lack of transparency" at the department, combined with her "record of misleading statements including yesterday's denial that the Administration even had a policy of separating children at the border...More..

Italy threatens to scupper EU-Canada free trade deal
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Italy threatens to scupper EU-Canada free trade deal

Italy - unhappy with terms of EU's trade deal with Canada. While the President was en route, Prime Minister Trudeau held a press conference in which he reiterated that "Canadians are polite; we're reasonable,...More..

Roger Stone met with Russian without Donald Trump's knowledge, Rudy Giuliani says
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Roger Stone met with Russian without Donald Trump's knowledge, Rudy Giuliani says

Letters to the House Intelligence Committee outline the contact. The Washington Post was first to report on Sunday about the meeting between Stone and Greenberg. "So, yes, sure, there was contact, as there w...More..

Border Patrol investigating video of BP vehicle allegedly hitting man
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Border Patrol investigating video of BP vehicle allegedly hitting man

In 2003, the tribe says a border patrol agent ran over and killed a teenager on the reservation. "They ran me over, bro", Remes can be heard saying. The Tohono O'odham Nation has long butted heads with im...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

7-meter-long python swallows Indonesian woman

The snakes normally feed on smaller mammals. Reticulated pythons are common in the area, but it was actually wild boards that Wa had been anxious about initially because they'd be destroying her crops, accor...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Saudi-led coalition conducts air strikes on Yemen's Hodeidah airport

TRT World's Sarah Balter reports . Rebel leader Abdulmalik al-Huthi has urged his forces to put up fierce resistance and turn the region into a "quagmire" for the Saudi-led coalition troops. The United Na...More..

Tear Gas Device Explosion Kills 17 at Venezuela Nightclub
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Tear Gas Device Explosion Kills 17 at Venezuela Nightclub

The device went off around 3 a.m. during the fight and caused a stampede of people running to the exit, the Interior Minister said on state TV, according to Reuters UK . Reverol said authorities had arrested 7...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Led coalition bombed Syrian military base in Dayr al-Zawr

The bodies of three Iraqi fighters killed in the raid were returned on Monday to their hometowns for burial, said AFP's correspondent in the southern Iraqi city of Nasiriyah. "SDF forces are only few kilometers...More..

Trump orders establishment of 'space force' as 6th branch of military
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trump orders establishment of 'space force' as 6th branch of military

At a meeting of National Space Council meant to transfer space responsibilities from military to civilian hands, president Donald Trump surprised attendees by ordering the top United States military officer t...More..

Trump wades into German migration row
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trump wades into German migration row

Merkel has said she believes limiting migrants could further divide the European Union and place a greater burden on Italy, Greece and Spain. Speaking at a Monday briefing, the key Merkel ally and Christian S...More..

Schumer: I Think What Trump Is Doing on China 'Is Right'
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Schumer: I Think What Trump Is Doing on China 'Is Right'

Additional tariffs for 545 items worth about 34 billion U.S. dollars, including agricultural products, vehicles and aquatic products, will be effective from July 6, 2018, according to a statement of the com...More..