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World News Merkel's coalition at risk after Italy blocks European Union summit statement
Author: 0 Merkel's coalition at risk after Italy blocks European Union summit statement

Seehofer wants to turn asylum seekers who have already been registered in another European Union country back at Germany's border, but Merkel is adamant that Germany shouldn't take unilateral action. The German leader, who has been in office since 2005, has warned that the issue of migration could decide the very future of the European Union itself.

World News EU Cuts Migration Deal in 'Toxic' Summit Talks But Differences Remain
Author: 0 EU Cuts Migration Deal in 'Toxic' Summit Talks But Differences Remain

Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, who heads Italy's month-old populist and anti-immigration government, said he would block a joint statement from the meeting in Brussels if fellow leaders fail to do more to help Italy. We are satisfied."One potential hurdle for the deal is the fact that the European Union has no uniform rules or procedures for asylum, making it unclear what rules would be applied in a screening center, whether inside or outside Europe".

World News North Korea Ramping Up Nuclear Program, US Believes
Author: 0 North Korea Ramping Up Nuclear Program, US Believes

At the same time, the Hermit Kingdom has halted all testing of nuclear devices and ballistic missiles, "there's no evidence that they are decreasing stockpiles, or that they have stopped their production", one USA official told NBC News . A State Department official would not confirm the newspaper report. Trump said last week North Korea was blowing up four of its big test sites and that a process of "total denuclearization .

Author: 0 Notorious killer Redoine Faid escapes French jail by helicopter

Faid was convicted for the murder of the policewoman along with two accomplices, all considered involved in the deadly shooting. The 46-year-old is serving a 25-year sentence for a failed cash-transport van robbery in 2010 during which a police officer was killed.

World News Despite the Singapore deal, North Korea’s up to its old tricks
Author: 0 Despite the Singapore deal, North Korea’s up to its old tricks

Bolton told CBS's Face the Nation that Washington has devised a programme to dismantle North Korea's weapons of mass destruction and ballistic missile programmes in a year. Bolton said the summit would be "somewhat unstructured" especially during the leaders' one-on-one time, to avoid "the pressure of immediate deadlines or crises".

World News Thousands march against U.S. immigration policy
Author: 0 Thousands march against U.S. immigration policy

However, critics say the order did not address the issue of families already separated, with 2,342 children taken away from their parents between 5 May and 9 June alone. He has repeatedly defended his "zero tolerance" policy, saying officials are just enforcing the law. In downtown Los Angeles, John Legend serenaded the crowd while Democratic politicians who have clashed with Trump had strong words for the president, including U.S.

Author: 0 Syria rebels reject Russian Federation conditions for surrender in Daraa

In the last town, a community leader was killed along with five members of his family on Friday in obscure circumstances likely linked to the "reconciliation" talks, the monitor's Abdel Rahman said. "The real concern is that we are going to see a repetition of what we saw in Eastern Ghouta - the bloodshed, the suffering, the civilians being held, being under a siege", United Nations human rights spokeswoman Liz Throssell said, referring to the rebel-held region near Damascus that was ...

World News Lipstick Worn by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez During Debate Sells Out
Author: 0 Lipstick Worn by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez During Debate Sells Out

Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.) in a stunning victory on Tuesday in the New York Democratic primary race. So what's the issue? After she received inquiries from fans, Ocasio-Cortez tweeted out the shade and brand of the lipstick she wore during her primary debate against Crowley, which quickly sold out on Twitter after she rose to national prominence.

World News Susan Sarandon among protesters arrested at anti-Trump immigration rally
Author: 0 Susan Sarandon among protesters arrested at anti-Trump immigration rally

Protestors were recorded chanting "we care" - an obvious reference to Melania's now-infamous jacket , which had the words, "I really don't care do u?" emblazoned on the back. This is what Democracy looks like. Susan Sarandon was arrested earlier this week. Sarandon has a long history of political activism. The 72-year-old actress is one of Hollywood's many critics of Donald Trump but has previously suggested that he may have been less damaging than a President Hillary Clinton .

World News Trump to raise election meddling with Putin in Helsinki meeting
Author: 0 Trump to raise election meddling with Putin in Helsinki meeting

In an interview aired on NBC News' " Meet The Press ", the South Carolina Republican declared President Donald Trump must "make sure" the United States doesn't give Russian Federation and Iran a chance to take Syria - and acknowledged that Russian Federation continues to meddle in the USA elections.

World News N. Korea aiming to hide ongoing nuclear production
Author: 0 N. Korea aiming to hide ongoing nuclear production

On " Face the Nation " and " Fox News Sunday ", Bolton refused to talk about a Washington Post report that USA intelligence officials have concluded North Korea does not intend to fully surrender its nuclear stockpile and is preparing to deceive the USA about the number of nuclear warheads in its arsenal and the existence of undisclosed facilities used to make fissile material.

World News Three migrants die after boat sinks off Libya's coast
Author: 0 Three migrants die after boat sinks off Libya's coast

Close to 10,200 migrants have been taken back to Libya so far in 2018, Petre said . The Libyans, however, managed to rescue 14 migrants from the group, as per several media reports. Their rubber boat was rickety and overcrowded, he added. The exact number of migrants on Board at the time of the incident is unknown, said the Libyan Navy.

Author: 0 North Korea plotting to keep arsenal

The report contradicts President TrumpDonald John TrumpScaramucci warns Trump must "change tactics now" on trade Trump sought to purchase historic Scottish building for hotel: report Republican wins right to replace Farenthold in Congress MORE 's claim that North Korea is no longer a nuclear threat after his meeting with Kim Jong Un in Singapore last month.

World News Russian air strikes kill 22 in Syria
Author: 0 Russian air strikes kill 22 in Syria

The area is in the "de-escalation zone" agreed a year ago by Jordan , the United States and Assad's ally Russian Federation to curb fighting. The Syrian army is fighting to cut rebel ground in the southwest in two by seizing an air base near the Jordanian border, an insurgent official said on Thursday, as intensifying air strikes killed dozens of people nearby.

World News Notorious French gangster flees prison by helicopter
Author: 0 Notorious French gangster flees prison by helicopter

Faid was sentenced to 25 years over the death in 2010 of a young policewoman during a botched robbery. According to sources, the gunmen arrived at the entrance of the prison to create a diversion. Police later found a burnt out black Renault, suspected of being the getaway auto, in Aulnay-sous-Bois, another suburb of the French capital. This is his second prison break: in 2013, he escaped after taking four guards hostage as human shields and destroying a number of doors.

World News Annapolis shooting suspect not cooperating with detectives
Author: 0 Annapolis shooting suspect not cooperating with detectives

Jarrod W. Ramos has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder in one of the deadliest attacks on journalists in US history. He had been investigated five years ago for a barrage of tweets against the paper after it ran an article about him pleading guilty to harassing a woman.

Author: 0 Jared Kushner Allegedly Patched Prank Caller Through to President Trump

The source said the New Jersey Democrat's staffers were very confused and didn't know what it was about. Bob Menendez of New Jersey . But when one gets through to the president on Air Force One , it highlights for the rest of us the lax security that the White House is taking in securing the president's communications.

World News Author Carl Hiaasen remembers brother killed in newsroom shooting
Author: 0 Author Carl Hiaasen remembers brother killed in newsroom shooting

There were five known fatalities, the acting police chief of Anne Arundel county, Bill Krampf, told a news conference in Maryland's capital. The building manager for the space the Capital Gazette is located in told Fox News that "there is no security at the building" and that "anyone can walk in".

World News Nancy Pelosi Downplays Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Victory
Author: 0 Nancy Pelosi Downplays Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Victory

She is a Democratic socialist named Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Pundits are questioning whether Ocasio-Cortez's upset spells trouble for Pelosi, but Thompson said her fate hinges on the November elections. Ocasio-Cortez and Bunkeddeko have also exposed incumbent weaknesses. In a Reddit forum past year she described driving across the country with friends after the election.

World News Donald Trump says he doesn’t plan exit from WTO, wants better treatment
Author: 0 Donald Trump says he doesn’t plan exit from WTO, wants better treatment

What we're hearing: "He's [threatened to withdraw] 100 times. It would totally [screw] us as a country", one source told Axios . As Trump continues to escalate his trade disputes regarding China , NAFTA, and the European Union, White House advisors told Axios that the president consistently talks about having the country withdraw from the worldwide trade regulator.

World News ‘We care’: Family separation protests flood U.S. cities
Author: 0 ‘We care’: Family separation protests flood U.S. cities

Although Trump has signed an executive order ending the practice, the path to reunification for the more than 2,000 children who were separated remains cloudy. Activists, including Lin-Manuel Miranda, center, yell as they march to protest the Trump administration's approach to illegal border crossings and separation of children from immigrant parents, Saturday, June 30, 2018, in Washington.

World News EU Leaders Reach Deal On Migrants After Overnight Negotiations
Author: 0 EU Leaders Reach Deal On Migrants After Overnight Negotiations

According to the BBC , Italy - which has borne numerous thousands of migrants in recent years - had threated to veto the summit if it did not get help. The European Council reconfirms that a precondition for a functioning EU policy relies on a comprehensive approach to migration which combines more effective control of the EU's external borders.

World News Kirsten Gillibrand, Bill DeBlasio Call To Abolish ICE
Author: 0 Kirsten Gillibrand, Bill DeBlasio Call To Abolish ICE

Meanwhile, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's stance that ICE should be abolished has gained prominence since her longshot victory in Tuesday's Democratic congressional primary over U.S. More: ICE on ice? A source familiar with the situation had told CNN that Vitiello was expected to be named acting director of ICE as soon as Friday.

World News Canada hits back at US with own tariffs
Author: 0 Canada hits back at US with own tariffs

Detroit's "Big Three" and other manufacturers, including BMW and Mercedes-Benz, export vehicles from USA factories to overseas markets. Freeland also said they are prepared if US President Donald Trump escalates the trade war . The US had a trade surplus in raw materials and energy. "Congress would not accept that", said Bill Reinsch, senior adviser at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies.

World News BAE Systems wins £20bn Australian frigate contract
Author: 0 BAE Systems wins £20bn Australian frigate contract

BAE will be put in charge of Australian state-owned shipbuilder ASC Shipbuilding in Adelaide for the duration of the building process, with ASC Shipbuilding becoming a subsidiary of BAE. "The decision by the Australian Government confirms the United Kingdom leadership in advanced frigate design and the strengthening of ties at both the industrial and defence level between our two nations, British expertise helping to transform the Australian shipbuilding sector".

World News 112-year-old Richard Overton's bank account drained
Author: 0 112-year-old Richard Overton's bank account drained

Overton's account had been drained after someone had gotten his Social Security number and bank information, which they then used to purchase bonds. Pepper. Volma said he and a friend would sort out this money issue. "It's a shock, it hurts, it hurts tremendously", Overton Jr. said. Since it was first created in December 2016, more than $320,000 has been raised for the WWII veteran.

World News Delhi: 11 of a family found hanging in Burari
Author: 0 Delhi: 11 of a family found hanging in Burari

While some of the victms were found hanging from an iron grill ceiling; others were lying on the floor blindfolded with their hands and legs tied up. As per reports, deceased included a 75-year-old woman and 3 minors. Police said they received a call at about 8 am from near Guru Govind Singh Hospital in Sant Nagar of Burari area, informing them about the tragedy. Police are yet to give further details.

World News 'We Care': Over 600 Women Facing Arrest at Senate
Author: 0 'We Care': Over 600 Women Facing Arrest at Senate

Tens of thousands of people have joined nationwide protests across the United States over the Trump administration's strict migrant policy. As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. The sit-in came two days after another show of liberal political energy in which 28-year-old political neophyte Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ousted 10-term Rep.

World News 17 states sue Trump administration over family separations
Author: 0 17 states sue Trump administration over family separations

Because of regulations over how children may be detained, parents and children who arrived at the border together were separated. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he will ask Congress for an increase in funding for his proposed wall along the border with Mexico so it can be finished quickly.

World News Protesters across US call on Trump to reunite immigrant families
Author: 0 Protesters across US call on Trump to reunite immigrant families

After weeks of growing and near-universal condemnation of his child separation policy, Trump signed an executive order ostensibly ending the practice he himself began. In Washington, Shelley Kohl, a retired business owner from Johnson City, Tennessee, said she does not usually engage in politics, but the images of children being separated from their parents motivated her to travel to Washington for today's protests.

Author: 0 Protesters march against Trump's immigration policy

Help us grow and continue telling Israel's story to the world. The protesters, mostly women dressed in white, sat on the Hart Senate Office Building's marbled floors and wrapped themselves in metallic silver blankets similar to those given to migrant children separated from their families by U.S.