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Former chief rabbi warns of 'existential threat' to UK Jews

Former chief rabbi warns of 'existential threat' to UK Jews

Sacks said "when people hear the kind of language that has been coming out of Labour, that's been brought to the surface among Jeremy Corbyn's earlier speeches, they can not but feel an existential threat". "I think his world view and his vitriolic hatred of Israel, not a particular government of Israel, his vitriolic hatred of Israel, and I expect the rejection of the concept of Zionism itself, has blinded him to the company he is keeping". Consulte Mais Informação

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Kremlin confirms preparations for Russian-Turkish-Iranian summit

Kremlin confirms preparations for Russian-Turkish-Iranian summit

The multilateral deal on the Iranian nuclear issue was struck between Iran and the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany and the European Union, and was adopted by the UN Security Council Resolution 2,231. The United Nations on Thursday called on Russia, Iran and Turkey to forestall a battle in Idlib which would affect millions of civilians and could see both militants and the government potentially using chlorine as a chemical weapon. Consulte Mais Informação

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Attack on school bus was ‘unjustified’, admits Saudi-led alliance

Attack on school bus was ‘unjustified’, admits Saudi-led alliance

More than 40 children were killed in the strike in a market in northern Saada province on 9 August, drawing global condemnation. This follows worldwide pressure to do more to limit civilian casualties in the civil war. US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said last week that US support for the Saudi-led coalition was not unconditional. Yemen's civil war pitting the Saudi-led coalition against Iran-aligned rebels, known as Houthis , has been raging for more than three years. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pentagon Cancels Millions Of Aid To Pakistan Over Record On Militant Groups

Pentagon Cancels Millions Of Aid To Pakistan Over Record On Militant Groups

President Donald Trump has previously accused Pakistan of deceiving the USA. In January, the U.S. government announced it was cutting nearly all security aid to the country. Pakistani Taliban groups, while associated with the Afghan Taliban, focus on attacks within Pakistan. However, Pakistan denies the charges and said it needed acknowledgment of its sacrifices in the war on terror. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Gross Betrayal of Democracy' - Theresa May Rejects Second Brexit Referendum

They trusted that their vote would count; that after years of feeling ignored by politics, their voices would be heard. "To ask the question all over again would be a gross betrayal of our democracy - and a betrayal of trust". She said she was "confident" that the government could strike "a good deal", but in the event of a no-deal Britain would "be ready if we need to be" and "go on to thrive". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump administration withholds 100,000 pages of Kavanaugh records

Trump administration withholds 100,000 pages of Kavanaugh records

Burck explained that, in all, he received just under 664,000 pages of documents and that Bush had directed him to "proceed expeditiously" and "err as much as appropriate on the side of transparency and disclosure". Kavanaugh's confirmation is complicated by the sheer number of emails that exist during his years in the White House. Most of the records not published "reflect deliberations and candid advice concerning the selection and nomination of judicial candidates, the confidentiality of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Abandoned 'ghost ship' found off Myanmar coast

Abandoned 'ghost ship' found off Myanmar coast

The rusty Sam Rataulangi PB 1600 freighter was discovered by fishermen in the Gulf of Maraban, about 7 miles off the coast near Yangon, the largest city in Burma, which is called Myanmar by its ruling junta. "They faced bad weather when they arrived south of Yangon River", the navy said, according to Agence France-Presse . 'The cables attached to the ship broke, and the ship was floating along with the tide and it was hard to continue its journey'. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suu Kyi should have resigned: UN rights chief

Suu Kyi should have resigned: UN rights chief

In its report calling for prosecutions, the United Nations took the unusual step of naming six of the country's military leaders, including Commander-in-Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing. The UN investigators, who also documented abuses Kachin and northern Shan states, recommended that top generals be investigated and prosecuted for war crimes. Consulte Mais Informação

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German police end march envisioned as far-right springboard

German police end march envisioned as far-right springboard

They also wore dark suits and held white roses, as part of what they called a "mourning march". Under the slogan of "Heart instead of Persecution" ("Herz statt Hetze" in German), dozens of organizations have come together in the eastern city of Chemnitz , Germany to demonstrate that the Saxon city is an open space that can accept immigrants and counter the anti-immigrant marches held by right-wing groups in the past week. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sadiq Khan bikini balloon launched in London

Sadiq Khan bikini balloon launched in London

Around 3,400 people have donated 58,182 pounds for the balloon stunt, aimed at removing Khan as mayor at the next local election in 2020 over what organisers claim is his poor record on cutting crime in the British capital. 1. "I don't really think yellow's my colour though", he said. Other early supporters included Katie Hopkins and American anti-Muslim activist Pamela Geller. Consulte Mais Informação

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Yes, iOS 12 beta is spamming update notifications right now

Yes, iOS 12 beta is spamming update notifications right now

Well, Apple's released an update to fix that. The pop-up is definitely frustrating since many users are getting it nearly every single time they unlock their iPhone and it has to be dismissed manually every single time. For some reason, the latest builds of iOS 12 think they're about to expire. Other than this bug fix, it's not entirely clear what other bug fixes or under-the-hood improvements iOS 12 beta 12 and public beta 10 introduce. Consulte Mais Informação

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Amsterdam stabbing: Victims are Americans, says US ambassador to Netherlands

Amsterdam stabbing: Victims are Americans, says US ambassador to Netherlands

The suspect allegedly stabbed two American tourists on Friday before police shot and wounded him. His name was released by Dutch authorities as "Jawed S.". Earlier this week, police arrested another man believed to be Pakistani at The Hague's Central Station after he posted a film on Facebook saying he was planning to assassinate the blond-haired Wilders, well known for his virulent anti-Islamic views. Consulte Mais Informação

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