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White House finally sets rules for transgender military ban

White House finally sets rules for transgender military ban

According to a report by the Wall Street Journal , the new guidance will "allow Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to consider a service member's ability to deploy in deciding whether to kick them out of the military". CNN has reported that Secretary Mattis worked against efforts to impose this policy via the National Defense Authorization Act. "Transgender people are just as deployable as other service members", Sue Fulton, the former president of Sparta, a military organization for LGBT ... Consulte Mais Informação

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US & Canadian diplomats in Cuba diagnosed with brain injuries, nerve damage

US & Canadian diplomats in Cuba diagnosed with brain injuries, nerve damage

In some of the attacks a sophisticated sonic weapon that operated outside the range of audible sound was deployed either inside or outside the residences of USA diplomats living in Havana , according to three United States officials. "In the case of USA diplomats, our physicians were consulted by the State Department", read the statement from the university. Officials familiar with the probe said investigators were also looking into the possibilities that the incidents were carried out ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Spain pays tribute to victims of Barcelona and Cambrils terror attacks

Spain pays tribute to victims of Barcelona and Cambrils terror attacks

While Catalan police say the cell has been dismantled, investigators are trying to determine if it had logistical or other forms of support from other individuals. In Morocco, a 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being connected to the cell. Es Satty himself spent three months in early 2016 in the Belgian city of Vilvoorde, which is known for Islamic State recruiting and jihadi activity. Consulte Mais Informação

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Éder deixa Lille e assina pelo Lokomotiv Moscovo — Oficial

Éder deixa Lille e assina pelo Lokomotiv Moscovo — Oficial

O dianteiro deixa assim o Lille e vai à procura da felicidade no campeonato russo. Proscrito no Lille e deixado de fora da Taça das Confederações por Fernando Santos, o dianteiro procura agora um novo começo no emblema da capital russa. À sua espera estará a camisola 24, num empréstimo com opção de compra. "Já cá tenho um amigo, o Manuel Fernandes". "Vou tentar corresponder às expectativas, tanto dos adeptos do Lokomotiv como dos adeptos portugueses". Consulte Mais Informação

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Census of overseas students

Census of overseas students

It will also look at whether the number of foreign students has any efect on the "provision and quality of education provided to domestic students". The review will consider whether overseas funding boosts education quality for United Kingdom students - or whether the need to attract such funding drives down the number of places for people from Britain. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: Ford India Installs A 6.5 Feet Ganesha Idol Made Out Of Auto Spare Parts

Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: Ford India Installs A 6.5 Feet Ganesha Idol Made Out Of Auto Spare Parts

The Ganesh Idols are designed in such a way that it grows into a tree after it is immersed in the water. Interestingly Ford also had special 12 cameras set up allowing visitors to click a 180-degree photograph with the Ganesha idol and on posting it on social media they stood a chance to win a small Ganesha idol, also created with spare parts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Coreia do Norte pode estar a preparar novos mísseis

Coreia do Norte pode estar a preparar novos mísseis

Ao contrário de foguetes com combustível líquido, os projéteis com combustível sólido não precisam ser abastecidos antes do lançamento, um processo que pode levar uma hora e torna o míssil mais vulnerável a um ataque preventivo. Jong-un ordenou um reforço de arsenal de mísseis do país durante uma visita ao Instituto de Material Químico da Academia de Ciências da Defesa, informou a Agência Central de Notícias da Coreia do Norte, sem divulgar quando a visita ocorreu. Consulte Mais Informação

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