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5 militants trying to reinforce Maute in Marawi slain

5 militants trying to reinforce Maute in Marawi slain

Petinglay added the soldiers also killed five more terrorists but failed to recover their bodies as well as destroyed another pumpboat. Government forces have been besieging the militants in the city of Marawi for nearly 100 days. Government losses were placed at 130 troops along with 45 civilians executed or killed by the terrorists. The father of the leaders of the pro-Islamic State Maute group that seized control of a southern Philippine town in May died while in government custody, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Appeals court weighs merits of Trump travel ban

Appeals court weighs merits of Trump travel ban

The lower courts have been wrestling with the enforcement of the ban, which suspended the admission of refugees and blocking travel from six predominantly Muslim countries. "The Supreme Court held that when a foreign national has a relationship with an individual or an entity, the harm inflicted by her exclusion outweighs the alleged harms the government asserted", Sinzdak said, arguing the government's position stems from a fundamental misreading of the Supreme Court's limited stay on the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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UDM threatens to pull out of NMB alliance

UDM threatens to pull out of NMB alliance

If Bantu Holomisa needs to go to court to sort out the process and procedure before principle that's his choice. Bobani was voted out in a motion of no confidence on last Thursday. This would force the DA to produce evidence of Bobani's alleged corruption, Holomisa said over the weekend in an email to the NMB's coalition partners and the EFF. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trade between China and North Korea drops after United Nations sanctions

Trade between China and North Korea drops after United Nations sanctions

The sales to foreigners at local duty-free shops came to US$637 million last month, up 8.8 percent from $637 million tallied a year earlier, according to the data compiled by the Korea Duty Free Shops Association. But exports were up 55 percent year on year. In Dandong, a Chinese border town, AFP found last month that vibrant trade continued despite sanctions - with many Chinese shops continuing to offer jewels made of North Korean gold and silver, which have always been banned from the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Sentence reduced; pair to be fined and deported

Sentence reduced; pair to be fined and deported

An official told The National, a UAE newspaper, that the sentence has been reduced to a Dh10,000 fine (about S$3,600) and deportation. Fashion photographer Muhammad Fadli bin Abdul Rahman and his transgender friend Noor Vitriya Kistina Ibrahim were arrested at an Abu Dhabi shopping mall this month, according to relatives and non-profit group Detained in Dubai, which claims to assist victims of injustice across the emirates. Consulte Mais Informação

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Georgia to Unveil New MLK Statue on Capitol Grounds featuring Confederates

Georgia to Unveil New MLK Statue on Capitol Grounds featuring Confederates

Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. "It's time for us not to be remembering how bravely the confederate soldiers fought and they did, and they believed in their cause, but there was a greater cause and the cause was to bring people together", said Ferguson. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Nations chief vows to combat anti-Semitism and racism

Guterres will travel to the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, with United Nations officials calling for Israel's blockade of the Palestinian coastal enclave to be lifted, citing deteriorating humanitarian conditions there. This is something Israel can not accept. An Israeli official said that the Gaza Strip visit is one of the main goals of Guterres' tour, and comes in order to assess the deteriorating humanitarian situation in the Strip and to demand that more Palestinian patients be allowed to go ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Houston is flooded - and the water is still rising

Houston is flooded - and the water is still rising

What do you do if you're stuck in the floods in Texas and don't know how to get help? Ben Taub Hospital in the Houston Medical Center is now being evacuated because of flooding. He urged people calling into 911 for emergency situations not to hang up. The water had risen to her waist, she said. Houston Independent School District, which was to begin classes Monday, has canceled classes for all week. Consulte Mais Informação

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Muslim Foster Family Story In The Times Sparks Divisive Debate

Muslim Foster Family Story In The Times Sparks Divisive Debate

At the girl's current home, her carer wears a burqa when she goes out with the child. Another report, which describes the girl as "very distressed", reads that the girl was not allowed to eat a carbonara meal because it had bacon in it (forbidden in Islam), and recorded claims she had her necklace and Christian cross pendant removed by one carer, and was allegedly encouraged to learn Arabic. Consulte Mais Informação

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Colisão de barcos no Sado deixa quatro feridos

Colisão de barcos no Sado deixa quatro feridos

O embate deu-se às 14 horas, junto a Setúbal e os passageiros foram assistidos em Troia por uma equipa de enfermeiros pertencentes a uma empresa ali sediada. As causas do acidente ainda não estão apuradas mas, de acordo com as primeiras informações recolhidas pelo capitão do porto de Setúbal, "poderá ter sido um erro na manobra logo à saída do cais de embarque em Setúbal". Consulte Mais Informação

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INSS começa convocação de aposentados por invalidez que passarão por pente-fino

INSS começa convocação de aposentados por invalidez que passarão por pente-fino

Os aposentados que receberem a carta de convocação tem o prazo de cinco dias corridos para entrar em contato com o INSS pelo número 135 para agendar a perícia . A nova convocação faz parte do pente-fino que começou ainda no ano passado e abrangeu primeiro os segurados que recebem auxílio-doença e que também estão sem revisão há mais de dois anos. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pres. Trump Traveling to Texas Tuesday to Survey Hurricane Harvey Damage

Pres. Trump Traveling to Texas Tuesday to Survey Hurricane Harvey Damage

Now the city is wrestling with a massive effort to find shelter for displaced residents, sending them to centralized locations around the city that Turner calls "lily pads". "They've got so many ways to feed that system, I'd be shocked if they had pressure issues at this point". "Perhaps it was a bit of a mixed message, but he has assured me, that that is his message. Consulte Mais Informação

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Maryam Nawaz cancels United Kingdom trip for by-poll campaign

Maryam Nawaz cancels United Kingdom trip for by-poll campaign

Nawaz Sharif, who was disqualified by the Supreme Court last month after a string of corruption charges, and his party leaders have been quite vocal against the court and judges in their speeches in recent public gatherings. Meanwhile, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party has announced that it will file a complaint with the poll panel against Maryam for using Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif's secretariat for the campaign in NA-120. Consulte Mais Informação

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