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by | March 20, 2019 | 08:09

In leaving the ICC, the government had stressed that the country had a working justice system to prosecute rights cases and it was not necessary for complainants to go straight to the global court. "Trump administration threats against the ICC mask the real problem, the failure of United States authorities to address past torture and other abuses by the Central Intelligence Agency and USA armed forces", Dicker said.

by | March 20, 2019 | 07:48

A half-dozen ministers joined Bolsonaro during his three-day visit to Washington . "I'm very proud to hear the President use the term "fake news", Mr Trump later remarked. The president of Brazil made an unusual visit to Central Intelligence Agency headquarters and later spoke of his admiration for the United States on the second day of a trip that reflected his country's shift to a more pro-American stance.

by | March 20, 2019 | 07:32

McCain did not say "thumbs, down, but he famously made the thumbs down sign as he announced his vote on a failed ObamaCare repeal bill that would have stolen health care coverage from millions of Americans". McCain, who passed away from brain cancer last August, has been the subject of many presidential tweets since his death. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a joint news conference with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro at the Rose Garden of the White House March 19, 2019 ...

by | March 19, 2019 | 08:07

The 48-year-old refused to let go of the shooter, scaring him, after which the accused sped away in his vehicle, reported the Associated Press. Aziz said he threw the credit card machine, ducking between the cars as Tarrant opened fire. Tarrant drove off after he was chased by Abdul Aziz and was arrested by authorities moments later. He is expected to face more charges when he next appears in court on April 5.

by | March 19, 2019 | 05:45

Tarrant has been charged with a single count of murder, but New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says he will face more charges. Tarrant obtained his standard "A-category" firearms licence in November 2017 and bought four weapons over four months using an online service, Tipple said , adding Gun City had records of the purchases and had provided full details to the police.

by | March 17, 2019 | 10:19

Australia's cricket team boycotted a tour in Bangladesh in 2015 citing a lack of security. One witness told stuff.co.nz he was praying in the Deans Ave mosque when he heard shooting and saw his wife lying dead on the footpath outside when he fled.

by | March 17, 2019 | 07:59

The New Zealand premier was showered with huge praises internationally for the gesture, which made it clear that New Zealand stood by the Muslim community that was the centre of Friday's horrifying terror attacks rooted in racial as well as religious hatred.

by | March 17, 2019 | 07:30

British Prime Minister Theresa May offered her condolences, and the mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, said he would increase security at London mosques. Indonesia's ambassador to New Zealand , Tantowi Yahya, told Reuters inquiries were being made as to whether Indonesians were caught up in the attack.

by | March 17, 2019 | 05:11

Rep. Collins has previously released the transcripts of the congressional testimony of Bruce Ohr and Lisa Page. "I can tell you that in no way would that extramarital affair have any power in coercing me to do anything other than obeying the law and doing honest, competent investigation", Strzok said.

by | March 16, 2019 | 04:00

Retired airline Capt. Ross Aimer flew a flight simulator to show what it might have been like inside the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed on March 10, killing everyone on board. "I hope it is going to be for a short period of time", Trump told reporters at the White House Thursday. "It's just in the Ethiopian case, it occurred right after takeoff and continued", said Jeff Guzzetti, former National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigator.

by | March 16, 2019 | 03:54

Ward revealed clashes between Kushner and Ivanka Trump with high-profile aides in the Trump administration. Corallo eventually resigned from his job as the Trump legal team's spokesman just two months after taking the job. "It seems she has written a book of fiction rather than any serious attempt to get the facts". According to the book, as the debate raged on over the Fourth of July weekend about how to address Trump Jr.'s statement to The Times , someone was working behind the ...

by | March 16, 2019 | 03:24

She refused to comment directly when asked by one of the ambassadors about news reports the North may be preparing for another missile launch or satellite launch. Her comments reflect genuine NK frustration, but also seems to be playing hard to get & trying to force U.S. to make move. "Kim Jong Un could announce his position on nuclear negotiations with the USA and possibly even how he intends to follow up on his comment in his New Year's speech about "seeking a new path" if the United ...

by | March 16, 2019 | 03:17

He noted that the government of New Zealand has cancelled all remaining flights to Christchurch as the city grapples with the mass shooting . "As with any major tragedy, we will work cooperatively with the authorities", Google's spokesperson said .

by | March 16, 2019 | 03:04

The United States, France and Britain are "actively considering" a new attempt, this time with a draft Security Council resolution that would designate Azhar as a terrorist, the diplomat added. "This is in line with the rules of the committee and China sincerely hopes that relevant action taken by this committee will help relevant countries to engage in dialogue and consultation and prevent adding more complicated factors into regional peace and stability", he was quoted as saying by media ...

by | March 16, 2019 | 02:30

The Republican-controlled Senate passed the original measure 59-41 Thursday. On Thursday, Democrats and Republicans rebuked Trump over his decision to circumvent Congress and take money already designated for other programs to pay for his barrier along the U.S.

by | March 16, 2019 | 01:17

It is not yet known what caused the collapse of the building, which had been earmarked for demolition. Another body has been recovered from the rubble of a building housing a school that collapsed in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos, rescue workers said Thursday, taking the death toll to nine .

by | March 15, 2019 | 04:56

Best of luck to Veto O'Rourke on the campaign trail. "Amy and I are happy to share with you that I'm running to serve you as the next president of the United States of America", O'Rourke said in a video announcing his candidacy . Klobuchar, asked about O'Rourke on Thursday, let out a hearty, "Welcome!" His trademark black-and-white " Beto for Senate" signs became hipster must-haves a year ago in some parts of Seattle, Los Angeles and Brooklyn.

by | March 15, 2019 | 04:56

As well as the strip's rulers, Hamas, other armed factions operate in the territory, including Islamic Jihad, an Iranian-backed organisation that has launched rockets in the past. CBS News has confirmed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is also Israel's defense minister, is holding an urgent security meeting with his military chief and other senior advisers in wake of the rocket launches.

by | March 15, 2019 | 04:14

Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea said police are reviewing surveillance footage that captured the events surrounding Frank Cali's death yesterday in Staten Island . Cali was believed to be the head of New York's Gambino crime family which was once among the nation's most powerful criminal organisations. The driver then reportedly bent down and picked up a license plate that had detached in the crash and handed it to Cali before producing a gun and shooting Cali multiple times.

by | March 15, 2019 | 04:05

Bruce continued that The View hosts "can't appreciate or respect or enjoy something" and speculated they went on television to bash the first lady due to "issues" in their own lives. The "FakeMelania" hashtag has been around since at least 2017, Trump's first year in office, with Twitter searches producing numerous photos of the first lady and unfounded commentary that the woman in the images is not Melania Trump .