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People Iran and Arab world unite to slam Trump's Golan Heights recognition
Author: 0 Iran and Arab world unite to slam Trump's Golan Heights recognition

We could be picky and point out that it was Israel that started the 1967 Six-Day war which ended with the conquest of what used to be known as the Syrian Heights - but for all intents and purposes it was the military coalition of Syria , Egypt and Jordan that amassed military forces along Israel's borders and blocked Israel's naval path in the Red Sea, all of which made war inevitable.

People India says it successfully test-fires anti-satellite weapon
Author: 0 India says it successfully test-fires anti-satellite weapon

After 40 Indian soldiers were killed in a February suicide bombing in disputed Kashmir, India said it retaliated with a "surgical strike" on a terrorist camp in Pakistan. India tested an anti-satellite weapon on Wednesday, saying the indigenously produced interceptor was used to destroy an object in orbit. In 1985, the United States tested the AGM-135, launched from an F-15 fighter, destroying an American satellite called Solwind P78-1.

People Green New Deal: Senate defeats proposal as Democrats unite in protest
Author: 0 Green New Deal: Senate defeats proposal as Democrats unite in protest

Ed Markey , D-Mass., up for a vote . "I believe climate change is real". Not one vote was cast in favor of the bill Ocasio-Cortez co-sponsored against global warming. He continued his barrage on Tuesday. Fifty-three Republicans, three Democrats, and an Independent from ME voted not to advance the resolution, and 43 Democrats voted " present ", essentially taking no official side in the vote.

People Alex Jones Promotes Conspiracy About Death of Sandy Hook Father Jeremy Richman
Author: 0 Alex Jones Promotes Conspiracy About Death of Sandy Hook Father Jeremy Richman

Richman co-founded the Avielle Foundation that aimed to prevent violence through brain research and was a neuropharmacologist for more than 20 years, according to the CT Post . Sydney Aiello , 19, a Florida Atlantic University student whose best friend, Meadow Pollack, died in the attack at Stoneman Douglas , committed suicide last week.

People Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing during U.S. transfer, says FAA
Author: 0 Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing during U.S. transfer, says FAA

But they did so with a far better understanding of how it worked and prior knowledge that it would be triggered - benefits that the pilots of the fatal 737 Max crashes did not have. They also questioned whether a 56-minute iPad course on the MAX had been sufficient. On Saturday, Boeing confirmed that updated software will rely on data from more than one sensor before it automatically pushes the nose down.

People Russian Air Force Planes Land In Venezuela Carrying Troops
Author: 0 Russian Air Force Planes Land In Venezuela Carrying Troops

Pompeo told Lavrov that Washington would "not stand idly by" while Russian Federation throws its weight behind Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro . Both Venezuela and Russian officials said that troops landed near Caracas to, "discuss equipment maintenance, training and strategy", according to The Guardian .

People European MPs vote to ditch daylight savings from 2021
Author: 0 European MPs vote to ditch daylight savings from 2021

Google , the YouTuber KSI, and the Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales were among those who bemoaned the legislation's passing. The European Parliament today voted in favor of a controversial European Union law that seeks fair compensation for copyrighted material, but which has faced opposition over concerns it could be a blow to a free and open internet.

People KQ still plans to buy up to 10 Boeing jets
Author: 0 KQ still plans to buy up to 10 Boeing jets

While the 737 MAX is now prohibited from carrying commercial passengers, airlines can still fly the aircraft to ferry them to other locations. A Southwest Airlines 737 Max aircraft being flown to storage was forced to return to a Florida airport on Tuesday (March 26) after experiencing an engine problem, the carrier said.

People Trump hints Obama administration was behind Mueller's probe
Author: 0 Trump hints Obama administration was behind Mueller's probe

A transcript of that interview was released Tuesday by the Republican chairman of the House Judiciary Committee as part of an ongoing effort to sow doubt about the origins of the FBI's investigation into possible coordination between Russian Federation and President Donald Trump's campaign.

People Venezuela arrests Colombian fugitive said linked to terror plot
Author: 0 Venezuela arrests Colombian fugitive said linked to terror plot

Eva Golinger, a Venezuelan-American lawyer and journalist who served as an adviser to late President Hugo Chavez, says there is support for Maduro. Guaido, who heads Venezuela's national assembly, invoked the constitution to assume the interim presidency in January, saying Maduro's election past year was not legitimate.

People EU POWER GRAB: Brussels chief wants veto over NATIONAL LAWS - shock comments
Author: 0 EU POWER GRAB: Brussels chief wants veto over NATIONAL LAWS - shock comments

The Chinese investment, which will rise to as much as $22.61 billion, according to Italian media, will initially concentrate on the key ports of Genoa and Trieste. China's official position is that Belt and Road is exclusively an economic initiative with no political motives. The US is pressuring European allies to not use the Huawei technology , saying it creates a security risk by potentially letting Beijing snoop on sensitive communications.

People Trump calls Obamacare 'unconstitutional', urges for its demise
Author: 0 Trump calls Obamacare 'unconstitutional', urges for its demise

Under Sessions, in June 2018, the Department of Justice announced it would not fully defend the ACA in court, arguing to cut the law's coverage of pre-existing conditions, while upholding the rest of the provision. healthcare system without a way of ensuring that whatever comes next will be better. The US Supreme Court had previously upheld the penalty, which was created to avoid free-riding on the US healthcare system, as a constitutional exercise of the federal government's power to tax.

People Lindsey Graham Urged John McCain To Hand Over Russian Dossier To FBI
Author: 0 Lindsey Graham Urged John McCain To Hand Over Russian Dossier To FBI

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) informed reporters on Monday that he urged late Senator John McCain (R-AZ) to give the Federal Bureau of Investigation a dossier composed by a former British spy, which heavily detailed potential connections between Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and the Russian government.

People Some in Valley react to New Zealand gun ban
Author: 0 Some in Valley react to New Zealand gun ban

In an interview on The Project with Waleed Aly , Ardern said she was " deeply sad " after the attacks on two mosques, adding that when "there aren't cameras, where I've just been with family ... The probe will focus on whether agencies overlooked any reports that could have alerted them to the attack as well as if they were allocating resources appropriately, she said.

People Airbus shares rally after huge Chinese order
Author: 0 Airbus shares rally after huge Chinese order

The deal between Airbus and China's state buying agency, China Aviation Supplies Holding Company, which regularly coordinates headline-grabbing deals during diplomatic visits, will include 290 A320-family jets and 10 A350 wide-body jets. Xi will be welcomed Monday by French President Emmanuel Macron at the Arc de Triomphe monument in Paris, before a meeting and a state dinner at the Elysee presidential palace.

People Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion For New Border Wall Along The Southern Border
Author: 0 Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion For New Border Wall Along The Southern Border

In a letter to DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen signed today, Shanahan said the specific border sections had been identified by DHS as drug-smuggling corridors, and the work requested by the department fell within the statutory description. In a letter to Shanahan on Monday, a group of Democratic Senators led by Patrick Leahy of Vermont and Richard Durbin of IL said they "strongly" objected to the transfer of funds, which they described as a violation of congressional appropriations .

People Italy signs for a role in the New Silk Road
Author: 0 Italy signs for a role in the New Silk Road

The year 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and Italy. Daimler's rival BMW became the first to take advantage of the changes when it agreed in October to buy control of its venture with Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Ltd for 3.6 billion euros ($4.08 billion).

People Death toll from Mosul ferry disaster rises above 100
Author: 0 Death toll from Mosul ferry disaster rises above 100

Authorities believe that the boat capsized halfway due to high water levels in the river. Relatives of victims of sunken ferry pray after burying their victims at the cemetery in Mosul, Iraq , Friday, March 22, 2019. Scores of angry protesters, complaining about the city's corruption, swarmed Iraq's president and the governor on Friday, forcing them to leave the site of the accident.

People President Trump and Advisers Celebrate After Mueller Report Is Released
Author: 0 President Trump and Advisers Celebrate After Mueller Report Is Released

The White House called it a "total and complete exoneration" of the president, whose first two years in office have been clouded by Mueller's investigation and the indictments of some of his former campaign aides and confidants . Then she added, "and you shouldn't have to ask me if I trust it". The attorney general added that he and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein also determined that Mueller's findings were not "sufficient" to prove Mr.

People Pilot dies crashing plane on clubhouse in bid to kill wife
Author: 0 Pilot dies crashing plane on clubhouse in bid to kill wife

Charl Viljoen , a pilot with Kalahari Air Services, is said to have stormed out of the club house where his wife was attending a baby shower before stealing a small aircraft. Warning: Video contains scenes of a plane crash and graphic language . A witness claims that the man, who is a pilot, stole an aircraft before calling a friend who was at the baby shower and asking where his wife was.

People Congress party pledges universal basic income for the poor
Author: 0 Congress party pledges universal basic income for the poor

Jaitley also took a jibe at former prime minister Indira Gandhi and her son former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi saying that the party and the Gandhi family, "since "Garibi Hatao" slogan was given, has ruled India for more than two-thirds of that period".

People Mali attack: More than 130 Fulani villagers killed
Author: 0 Mali attack: More than 130 Fulani villagers killed

Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Security sources say the dead include pregnant women, children and elderly people. The semi-nomadic Fulani people are dispersed throughout the Sahel region and West Africa. Last year, hundreds of people died in clashes between Dogon hunters and members of the Fulani ethnic group.

People Kenyan teacher Peter Tabichi wins Sh100mn Global Teacher Prize
Author: 0 Kenyan teacher Peter Tabichi wins Sh100mn Global Teacher Prize

Tabichi teaches science to high schoolers in the semi-arid village of Pwani where nearly a third of children are orphans or have only one parent. Mr Tabichi won the 2019 Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize and received his prize at a ceremony in Dubai on Sunday night.

People Pence lashes out at Omar, 2020 Dems in AIPAC speech
Author: 0 Pence lashes out at Omar, 2020 Dems in AIPAC speech

Representative Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, told reporters on Wednesday that Omar "embodies a vile, hate-filled, anti-Semitic , anti-Israel bigotry". "What's interesting is, at the United Nations, I can guarantee you it is radio silent. And a year ago, the United States ended all USA contributions to UNRA", the vice president said.

People May: Parliament support 'insufficient' for Brexit deal
Author: 0 May: Parliament support 'insufficient' for Brexit deal

May is hanging on, hoping she can persuade Brexit-backing lawmakers that rejecting her deal means Britain may never leave the EU. In a statement after the vote, a spokesperson for the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union said the motion set a risky precedent.

People May's Brexit deal could gain support if she quits
Author: 0 May's Brexit deal could gain support if she quits

This has been proposed by a cross-party group of lawmakers, led by Oliver Letwin, a member of May's Conservative Party. Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn raised the prospect of putting any proposal supported by lawmakers back to the people.

People Five things we've learned about the Mueller report
Author: 0 Five things we've learned about the Mueller report

The four-page document said special counsel Mr Mueller did not find that Mr Trump's campaign " conspired or co-ordinated" with the Russian government to influence the 2016 presidential election, knocking down arguments from Democrats who have claimed there was evidence of such collusion .

People Anti-stall system was 'in play' on Ethiopian's Boeing 737 Max
Author: 0 Anti-stall system was 'in play' on Ethiopian's Boeing 737 Max

In a statement Sunday, Boeing called the meeting a "productive session" and said that they had invited more than 200 pilots and technicians, as well as regulators, to an informational session at the company's production facility in Renton, Washington, on Wednesday.

People One million join anti-Brexit march in London, demand new referendum
Author: 0 One million join anti-Brexit march in London, demand new referendum

The European Court of Justice has ruled that Britain could unilaterally revoke its Article 50 notification - the formal procedure for leaving the EU. A Downing Street spokesman said: "The PM and a number of Government ministers met today at Chequers for lengthy talks with senior colleagues about delivering Brexit".

People USA will not 'stand idly' as Russian Federation dispatches troops in Venezuela
Author: 0 USA will not 'stand idly' as Russian Federation dispatches troops in Venezuela

Two Russian Air Force planes, with almost 100 troops and a Russian defense official, landed in Caracas on Sunday. Russian military officials arrived in Venezuela this weekend. The Trump administration has imposed crippling sanctions on the OPEC nation's oil industry. This comes after Russia's speaker of the upper house of Parliament said they will do everything possible to prevent US military intervention in Venezuela.

People Family Behind Purdue Pharma Facing Second Suit Over Role in Opioid Crisis
Author: 0 Family Behind Purdue Pharma Facing Second Suit Over Role in Opioid Crisis

One of them, brought by the MA attorney general's office, accuses Purdue Pharma and its owners, the Sackler family, of profiting from the opioid crisis by aggressively marketing OxyContin. They also noted OxyContin sales "represented a tiny portion of the opioid market". The lawsuit in the southern district of NY has been brought by city and county authorities across America, including, for example, 42 counties and cities in Alabama, 31 counties in California, 21 cities and counties in ...

People California wildfire victims had personal data compromised by FEMA
Author: 0 California wildfire victims had personal data compromised by FEMA

When applying for disaster, residents must provide personal information (PSII), which is typically their name, address and birth date. But FEMA provided a contractor administering the hotel program with enough personal information of victims that it puts them at "increased risk of identity theft and fraud", according to the report.

People Thousands March To Call For A New Brexit Referendum
Author: 0 Thousands March To Call For A New Brexit Referendum

Many Britons living overseas also travelled home to take part in the march , from Australia, the US, Malaysia, Africa and hundreds from across the EU. Protesters take part in the Put It To The People March on March 23, 2019, in London . "A People's Vote may not happen - so vote now". He said: "The organisers say it was one million-strong, it's very hard to verify those kinds of claims but this was a very significant march, well into the hundreds of thousands".

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