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Rescue mission under way to free boys inside Thai cave

Rescue mission under way to free boys inside Thai cave

Thirteen foreign divers and five members of Thailand's elite navy SEAL unit guided the boys to safety through narrow, submerged passageways that claimed the life of a former Thai navy diver on Friday. Mr Osatanakorn said a one-mile passage from the cave entrance to the third chamber, a staging ground for the mission, was "mostly walkable", adding: 'Although there are some slightly hard parts [where] we have to bend or crawl, we can say that we can just walk through it. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Warships Pass through Taiwan Strait amid China Tensions

US Warships Pass through Taiwan Strait amid China Tensions

Two U.S. warships traveled down the narrow Taiwan Strait between Taiwan and China on Saturday, Taiwanese officials said. China has also been angered over recent warming relations between the USA and Taiwan, after Trump signed legislation paving the way for mutual visits by top American officials and the US government green-lighted a license required to sell cutting-edge submarine technology to Taipei. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mar-a-Lago files request to hire 40 foreign temporary workers

Mar-a-Lago files request to hire 40 foreign temporary workers

The posting further revealed the commander-in-chief's club plans to pay a minimum of $12.68 an hour to the workers, who will be reportedly employed from October to the end of May. Incidentally, a former employee told CNN that a large percentage of these seasonal workers are attractive, young women from Romania and South Africa, adding that the President prefers workers with an " exotic appeal ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Several dead, injured after train derailed in Turkey

Health Ministry Undersecretary Eyup Gumus put the number of fatalities at 10 and the number of people injured at 73 based on initial reports from the scene, according to Turkey's official Anadolu news agency. "A suburban train had an accident due to a landfall". Turkey´s rail network has been hit by several fatal accidents over the last years. Ceylan said the train derailed due to bad weather conditions. Consulte Mais Informação

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Eritrea and Ethiopia to re-establish diplomatic ties

Eritrea and Ethiopia to re-establish diplomatic ties

Eritrea and Ethiopia broke off diplomatic relations two decades ago, although Asmara has a permanent delegation in Addis Ababa representing it at the African Union, whose headquarters are in the Ethiopian capital. "This historic official visit, and the summit that will take place. heralds a new era of peace and cooperation", Eritrea's Information Minister Yemane G Meskel wrote on Twitter. Consulte Mais Informação

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London Pride celebrations draw 1 million people

London Pride celebrations draw 1 million people

European Central Bank employees will march alongside colleagues from principal partner NatWest and the #NoBoundaries campaign as well as six representatives of cricket clubs from across the country. We're hugely proud to be taking part in Pride in London, it demonstrates our continued commitment to making European Central Bank and cricket in general as welcome and accessible as possible. Consulte Mais Informação

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Durbin: McConnell 'totally inconsistent' on Supreme Court hearings

Durbin: McConnell 'totally inconsistent' on Supreme Court hearings

His critics say his ruling shows that he tends toward acting with caution, and that it could signal that he won't be willing to make waves if he's approved as a Supreme Court justice. The first two are the top contenders for the position, the report said. "I don't think we should be having this conversation, because we seem to be playing different rules with different presidents", Coons said on CBS's "Face the Nation". Consulte Mais Informação

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German Officials, Trump Exchange Criticism Ahead Of NATO Summit

German Officials, Trump Exchange Criticism Ahead Of NATO Summit

Trump can change his position by 180 degrees", said Lindner, although he warned against growing anti-American sentiments in Germany given that the United States was and would remain Germany's closest ally. The G-7 world leaders' meeting in Canada last month ended in tumult when Trump suddenly retracted his endorsement of the group's final joint statement after his departure and railed against Trudeau by midflight tweet en route to Singapore for his summit with Kim, a meeting that critics said ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Two teenagers dead, police search for father after 'harrowing' Sydney shooting

Two teenagers dead, police search for father after 'harrowing' Sydney shooting

Acting Assistant Commissioner Brett McFadden said it was too early to say exactly what happened in the West Pennant Hills home. Police are expected to address the media with more details this morning. He told reporters the attack was a "very harrowing experience for those initial responding emergency service providers". About 150m of the road was blocked off, with witches hats stopping cars from entering one end, and uniformed police officers standing guard on both. Consulte Mais Informação

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Al Shabaab fighters attack Somalia police headquarters after twin bombings

Al Shabaab fighters attack Somalia police headquarters after twin bombings

Security forces killed all three attackers after a two-hour gun battle in the capital, Mogadishu, on Saturday, police said. "I have seen with my eyes at least 10 dead bodies lying inside the compound" a female witness told VOA. Abdinasir Said Muse, the deputy minister of security, was among those rescued from the compound. A second blast nearby occurred opposite a police building, a police source said. Consulte Mais Informação

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