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Activists slam punishment of raped girl who had abortion

Activists slam punishment of raped girl who had abortion

According to a report from theGuardian, both siblings were sentenced together on Thursday, with the brother receiving two years in jail for sexual assault of a minor. The girl had her abortion about six months into her pregnancy. The defendants accepted their respective sentences, which include orders for each to undergo rehabilitation at the Institute for Special Education of Children. Consulte Mais Informação

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Over 1.7 mln Syrian refugees to return home soon: Russian ministry

Over 1.7 mln Syrian refugees to return home soon: Russian ministry

Votel added that the military had "received no further direction than we've now been operating under" in Syria, where the United States and Russian Federation have backed opposing sides in the county's more than seven-year civil war. "Specific proposals on how work could be organised to ensure that refugees can return home have been sent to the American side", senior ministry official, General Mikhail Mizintsev, said in a statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mercury hits all-time high of 41.1 C in Saitama Pref.

Mercury hits all-time high of 41.1 C in Saitama Pref.

Meanwhile searing hot temperatures are forecast for parts of South Korea . The Japan Times reported at least 10,000 people had been taken to hospital with heat stroke and related symptoms since the temperatures began to soar. The mercury is expected to reach 39 degrees Celsius (102 degrees Fahrenheit) on Monday in the city of Nagoya in central Japan and reach 37 (99 F) in Tokyo. Consulte Mais Informação

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Authorities say 1 killed in LA market standoff

Authorities say 1 killed in LA market standoff

He then fled with officers pursuing him through the city, exchanging gunfire. The stand-off came to an end after the gunman, who at one point was shot in the arm, talked with police over the phone to negotiate a surrender before emerging. Later, a man was seen being led away from the store in handcuffs. LOS ANGELES The woman killed in a gun battle at a Los Angeles Trader Joe's Saturday was the store's manager, a law enforcement source said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Strong to severe storms moving through this evening into overnight

Strong to severe storms moving through this evening into overnight

Highs will be in the 80s, with some potential for 70s in the northern parts of Kansas. Remember the Storm Team 12 app can always bring you the latest weather alerts for your location as well as Titan Radar. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Showers and storms could wander into the overnight hours allowing lows to remain muggy in the mid-70s. Thu: High: 88 Low: 70 A.M. Consulte Mais Informação

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After reprieve, Britain's Theresa May faces Brexit battle in parliament on trade

After reprieve, Britain's Theresa May faces Brexit battle in parliament on trade

She reiterated her refusal to contemplate any backstop deal that treats Northern Ireland differently from the rest of the UK. Former prime minister Sir John Major also backed a fresh Brexit vote, as he attacked the "irreconcilable" attitude of Tory Brexiteers for having "boxed the government and particularly the prime minister into a corner", which could lead to no deal "by accident". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Unleashes ALL CAPS Threat Against Iran

Trump Unleashes ALL CAPS Threat Against Iran

Relations between the United States and Iran have been tense since Trump announced in May his decision to pull America out of a Barack Obama-era nuclear agreement with Iran , calling it "decaying and rotten". "Regime leaders - especially those at the top of the IRGC and the Quds Force like Qasem Soleimani - must be made to feel painful consequences of their bad decision making", said Pompeo, a longtime Iran hawk. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ex-head of CIA: Trump should disclose details of conversation with Putin

Ex-head of CIA: Trump should disclose details of conversation with Putin

Graham, who has often defended Trump since he took office, said he understood it was likely "difficult" for Trump to damn Putin while the Russian leader stood beside him. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said his Thursday comments at the Aspen Security Forum in Colorado were not meant to be critical of the president's decision to invite Putin to a meeting in Washington later this year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Toronto shooting: Gunman opens fire in Greektown - multiple casualties

Toronto shooting: Gunman opens fire in Greektown - multiple casualties

A GUNMAN has opened fire in the city of Toronto, with witnesses saying victims could be seen scattered across a wide area. Victims reportedly suffered "significant injuries". Eight people have been transported to various hospitals - six to trauma hospitals, one to a pediatric trauma center and one to a local hospital, Toronto Paramedic Services told CNN partner CTV . Consulte Mais Informação

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LAPD: Armed Suspect Barricaded With Hostages Inside Trader Joe’s

LAPD: Armed Suspect Barricaded With Hostages Inside Trader Joe’s

Police fired at the driver, shattering the store's glass doors and Kohles and others inside took cover and laid on the floor as the suspect ran into the store, he said. Witness Devin Field said it appeared traffic prevented the suspect from escaping police when he crashed in front of the store. An employee was dragging an injured woman by the hands out of the front door, he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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