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Coreia do Norte acusa Japão de preparar nova invasão à península coreana

Coreia do Norte acusa Japão de preparar nova invasão à península coreana

Além disso, Abe terá ainda mais legitimidade em manter uma postura firme em relação à Coreia do Norte, que já lançou dois mísseis que sobrevoaram o arquipélago japonês. A coalizão formada pelo Partido Liberal Democrata (PLD, direita) de Abe e o partido Komeito (centro-direita) obteve 313 dos 465 assentos em disputa, uma maioria de dois terços, de acordo com estimativas quase definitivas da rede pública de televisão NHK. Consulte Mais Informação

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Texas city refuses providing hurricane aid to those who boycott Israel

Texas city refuses providing hurricane aid to those who boycott Israel

Maryland State Sen. Bobby Zirkin told the Baltimore Sun that BDS activists' wish to punish Israel through economic protest in turn affects Maryland's economic interests. "As Chair of the Board of The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, I commend Governor Hogan and his administration for their vocal strength of support and the signing of this significant executive order on behalf of our state of Maryland", said Linda Hurwitz. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rep. Wilson is

Rep. Wilson is "killing" the Democratic Party

Then came this: " John Kelly's neighborhood in the Catholic parish where he grew up and I grew up, women were beaten by their husbands, drunken husbands as a normal weekly occurrence". Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) took her frustrations with Kelly one step further, saying the entire White House and administration should issue an apology for Trump's "wacky insults". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump promised $25K to father of fallen soldier but didn't follow through

Trump promised $25K to father of fallen soldier but didn't follow through

CNN reported that evening that the check was sent only after The Washington Post inquired about the president's offer, and the image of the check published Monday appears to confirm that. "We got a condolence letter from him and there was no check, and we kind of joked about it. It's disgusting that the media is taking something that should be recognized as a generous and honest gesture, made privately by the President, and using it to advance the media's biased agenda", White House ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Xi's power reinforced at party congress

Xi's power reinforced at party congress

The congress will close on Tuesday. President Xi Jinping outlined his vision for China's enhanced role in the world. The five newcomers are expected to be Li Zhanshu, 67, director of the General Office of the Central Committee, seen by many as one of Xi's most trusted allies, Vice Premier Wang Yang, 62, Han Zheng, 63, Shanghai party boss, Zhao Leji, 60, head of the Central Organization Department, and Wang Huning, 62, chief of the Central Policy Research Center, according to sources ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Separatistas da Catalunha farão sessão plenária para discutir intervenção

Separatistas da Catalunha farão sessão plenária para discutir intervenção

O JxSí é uma coligação de partidos independentistas que inclui o Partido Democrático Europeu Catalão (direita), do presidente do Governo catalão, Carles Puigdemont, e a Esquerda Republica da Catalunha (CUP). O porta-voz da Comissão Europeia, Margaritis Schinas, defendeu nesta segunda-feira a intervenção de Madri na autonomia da Catalunha, por se tratarem de medidas compatíveis com a "ordem constitucional e jurídica" da Espanha. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ankara's under-pressure mayor announces resignation

Four other mayors from the ruling party have already stepped down in recent weeks, including Istanbul's Mayor Kadir Topbas, following demands that they resign from Erdogan, who says he is seeking a renewal of his ruling AK Party. Erdogan decision to target the mayors follows his narrow victory in a referendum to grant himself sweeping powers previous year, which was more popular with rural than urban voters. Consulte Mais Informação

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Major Cities Pledge to Reduce Emissions Through Green Buses and Green Spaces

Major Cities Pledge to Reduce Emissions Through Green Buses and Green Spaces

Details for exactly what these zero-emission areas will look like are scarce, but C40 "envision [s] a future where walking, cycling, and shared transport are how the majority of citizens move around our cities". The agreement was signed at a two-day summit in Oslo, organized by the C40 Cities initiative, whose mission centers on turning the tide of climate change at the municipal level. Consulte Mais Informação

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SA lawyers arrested in Tanzania for 'promoting homosexuality' being held 'illegally'

SA lawyers arrested in Tanzania for 'promoting homosexuality' being held 'illegally'

Project lawyer, Matilda Lasseko said the statement release by the Tanzanian police saying the 13 were arrested for promoting homosexuality was harassment and a scare tactic. "The police had a copy of the concept note and the agenda of the consultation. All thirteen people are back in custody". "The African Charter on Human and Peoples' rights, which Tanzania is a signatory to, also recognises an individual's right to an appeal to competent national organs against acts violating his ... Consulte Mais Informação

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