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by | June 20, 2018 | 13:12

The only attorneys general from states along the U.S. -Mexico border to sign the letter were Balderas and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra. Dianne Feinstein's comparisons of Nazi Germany's death camps to the shelters housing children separated from their parents and unaccompanied minors who crossed the border.

by | June 20, 2018 | 11:51

However, pro-EU Tory MPs have warned they are ready to vote down the plans for what should happen in the case of a no-deal Brexit. The amendment , which he described as "Grieve 2" and said was in the national interest, required the Government, in the absence of any political agreement by the end of January 21 next year, to make a statement setting out how it proposed to proceed and allow MPs to vote on it.

by | June 20, 2018 | 11:27

No Republicans have joined them. A new Trump administration policy , which went into effect in May, sought to maximize criminal prosecutions of people caught trying to enter the USA illegally. She also wrote that it seems people on either side of the aisle seem to agree that the immigration system is flawed. Trump blames Democrats falsely for the situation.

by | June 20, 2018 | 10:40

India has dragged United States to the dispute settlement mechanism in WTO over a step taken by Trump administration in which it levied 25 percent additional tariff on steel and 10 percent on aluminium. Trump signed two proclamations that levied a 25 per cent tariff on steel and a 10 per cent tariff on aluminium imported from all countries except Canada and Mexico.

by | June 20, 2018 | 10:43

We can't tie the hands of security forces. The BJP move came a day after New Delhi ended a cease-fire against militants for Ramadan. "Rajnath Singh is the official second-in-command in the government, but only on paper". Following the sudden end of the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader said there is no possibility of forming an alliance with PDP in Jammu and Kashmir.

by | June 20, 2018 | 09:38

Early this year in April US President Donald Trump has tweeted, "When a vehicle is sent to the United States from China , there is a Tariff to be paid of 2 1/2 per cent". Tariffs could slash USA soybean exports to China by about 65 percent, as other countries' soybeans become a better buy, a Purdue University study said.

by | June 20, 2018 | 09:36

Seehofer, whose party is more socially conservative than Merkel's, has always been a critic of the chancellor's immigration policies, particularly her decision to open Germany's borders at the height of the refugee crisis in 2015. More than 1 million migrants came to Germany in 2015 and 2016, though numbers have since dropped sharply. Germany has pushed for worldwide unity on upholding the Paris accord, particularly since US President Donald Trump said he was pulling out of the deal ...

by | June 20, 2018 | 08:56

Palestinian security sources said a drone had fired on people east of the al-Bureij refugee camp in the central Gaza Strip. "Fire balloons" and kites carrying flammable material have become symbols of the Palestinian border protests in recent months.

by | June 20, 2018 | 08:55

While it has its shortcomings - including the participation of persistent rights violators such as China , Saudi Arabia , and Venezuela - the council plays a vital role in addressing serious rights abuses around the world. US Jewish organizations and the Israeli government welcomed the US announcement that its tenure on the Council was now at an end. "Once again, President Trump is showing his complete disregard for the fundamental rights and freedoms the USA claims to uphold".

by | June 20, 2018 | 07:24

Trudeau's Cabinet is expected to decide a legalisation date in early or mid-September. Today, we change that. "We've just witnessed a historic vote for Canada". "Canadians are allowed to make beer at home, or wine", Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor said on Friday. "We're on the cusp of a sensible, responsible and equitable cannabis policy".

by | June 20, 2018 | 06:43

Further, the legislation seeks to: delay prosecutions for asylum seekers and create an affirmative defense for them; establish a presumption that detention is not in the best interests of families and children; impose financial penalties on officials who violate the prohibition on family separation; require a report on the separation of families every six months; and charge DHS with developing policies and procedures allowing parents and children to locate each other and reunite if they have ...

by | June 20, 2018 | 06:08

If the parents claim asylum and stay in the US, Sessions said , their children also stay but in Department of Health and Human Services' custody. The administration's family separation policy has caused outrage across the political spectrum, but many members of the president's party remain silent on the issue, including eight of the nine Michigan Republican Representatives: Jack Bergman (MI-1), Bill Huizinga (MI-2), John Moolenaar (MI-4), Fred Upton (MI-6), Tim Walberg ...

by | June 19, 2018 | 08:25

Seven people have been arrested over the incident, the Interior Minister said. Speaking to Venezuela's state-run TV, Reverol said a brawl broke out early Saturday, and "one of the people involved detonated a tear-gas canister that caused the stampede".

by | June 19, 2018 | 08:14

Marines of the USA, left, and South Korea wearing blue headbands on their helmets, taking positions after landing on a beach during a joint military combined amphibious exercise in Pohang, South Korea. They say it does not discuss the range of nuclear weapons to be included or provide a time limit or verification requirements. Critics also oppose the president's decision to end major joint military exercises without getting any major concession in return from North Korea.

by | June 19, 2018 | 07:42

Her partner of four-months later revealed her final text message to him that night saying, "I'm nearly home safe, HBU." . Her attacker, 19-year-old Jaymes Todd has appeared in court after handing himself in to police, he has been remanded in custody to reappear in the same court on October 3 .

by | June 19, 2018 | 07:43

Another former first lady , Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton , on Monday called the Trump administration's " zero tolerance " policy that has separated children from their parents at the southern us border "a moral and humanitarian crisis".

by | June 19, 2018 | 07:16

He served a five-year sentence for attempting to smuggle thousands of ecstasy pills from Amsterdam to Israel, claiming he thought they were M&Ms. Segev, a physician, was charged in 2004 with trying to smuggle 30,000 ecstasy tablets into Israel from the Netherlands, using a diplomatic passport with a falsified expiry date.

by | June 19, 2018 | 06:10

The statement from Trump on Monday said that China's response showed that Beijing had no plans to address the underlying IP theft and required escalation by the US. He added that China is a "predatory economic government" that is "long overdue in being tackled", matters that include IP theft and Chinese steel and aluminum flooding the US market.

by | June 19, 2018 | 05:39

A former adviser to President Barack Obama has slammed Fox News' coverage of the Trump administration's policy of separating undocumented families crossing the border, claiming it amounts to "propaganda". "The children are not being used as a pawn, we are trying to protect the children", she said. "The answer is that it's a law passed by U.S. Congress.

by | June 19, 2018 | 05:32

BLUMENTHAL: Not at all because clearly, from President Trump's own mouth, the goal of firing Comey was clear - the Russian thing, as he said to the Russian foreign minister literally the day after he fired Comey, as he said to Lester Holt in that now-famous NBC interview, as he said to his lawyers and his lawyers have repeated, in fact, most prominently Rudy Giuliani .