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by | June 21, 2018 | 15:59

In May, the Department of Justice adopted the zero-tolerance policy in which anyone caught entering the US illegally is criminally prosecuted . But a defiant Trump sounded unfazed by the mounting pressure to alleviate the situation before it ruptures into a public relations disaster for his party.

by | June 21, 2018 | 15:26

If you're in Manhattan, you could then visit Solstice in Times Square: Mind Over Madness Yoga , a day of free yoga classes to celebrate the longest day of the year and the beginning of the summer season. EST . Thousands of people gathered at Stonehenge for the summer solstice, as the sun rose amid clear skies. The solstice was also celebrated at Avebury Neolithic henge monument in Wiltshire, a Unesco World Heritage site.

by | June 21, 2018 | 13:59

Turkey's armed forces announced earlier that Turkish and US soldiers had started independent patrols along the line separating Turkish-controlled areas from the town of Manbij where Ankara says Kurdish YPG militia fighters are based. President Erdogan says the Kurds have been steadily leaving the Manbij area since the U.S. deal. Turkey has long demanded that the USA avoid cooperation with the YPG, objecting YPG presence west of the Euphrates River, including the predominantly Arab town ...

by | June 21, 2018 | 12:49

The police and Shin Bet revealed on Monday, June 18, that he was arrested in May when he arrived in Israel from Equatorial Guinea, which refused him entry because of his criminal record and extradited him to Israel. In 2004 he was charged with trying to smuggle 30,000 ecstasy pills into Israel from the Netherlands, using a diplomatic passport with a falsified expiry date.

by | June 21, 2018 | 12:41

This is clearly an escalation in Hamas' response, stemming from its growing distress at the fast deterioration of conditions in the Gaza Strip and the loss of its assets in the form of terror tunnels and naval contingency. Air raid sirens and Israeli phone warning applications sounded throughout the pre-dawn hours. Channel 10 TV showed footage of Israeli houses and cars peppered with shrapnel and said one mortar exploded next to a kindergarten.

by | June 21, 2018 | 09:47

That's just what he did. Amid the Trump administration's crackdown on illegal immigration, thousands of children were separated from their families , while parents were prosecuted under a "zero-tolerance" policy. The order also said DHS can construct new housing facilities. Those people were not authorized to speak publicly and commented only on condition of anonymity.

by | June 21, 2018 | 07:51

It comes amid widespread condemnation of President Trump's zero-tolerance policy on migrants at the United States southern border after emotive footage showed deeply distressed children crying for their families. "That's a tough dilemma", Trump said. However it is not yet known for long they will be detained or where the immigrant families will be held after being taken to US Border Control facilities.

by | June 21, 2018 | 07:06

The 37-year-old took office as New Zealand's third female prime minister last year and announced in January she was expecting a baby with Gayford, a television fishing show presenter. Ms Ardern is set to make history as the first New Zealand Prime Minister to give birth while in the top seat. If the prime minister's baby is born today he or she will share a birthday with Pakistan's former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto , who is the only other elected leader to have given birth while in ...

by | June 21, 2018 | 05:29

Reinstating a ban would cut off ZTE's access to the chips and components it needs to build smartphones and networking equipment - essentially a death sentence. Though the House didn't include a similar measure on the ZTE ban, both bills would block the USA government from using equipment from ZTE or Huawei - another Chinese telecom often cited by the U.S.

by | June 21, 2018 | 04:02

Sports has played a central role in that thaw, with North Korea's participation in February's Winter Olympics in South Korea setting the stage for subsequent summits between the nation's leader Kim Jong Un and the leaders of China, South Korea, and then last week with U.S.

by | June 21, 2018 | 02:18

The ferry had capacity for 60 passengers but was overloaded and also carrying dozens of motorcycles, said Sri Hardianto, an transport ministry official. "But constrained high waves and weather". Mobile phone footage released by the National Disaster Mitigation Agency shows the crew of another ferry attempting to rescue survivors in the choppy waters.

by | June 21, 2018 | 02:06

The president has, in the past, been critical of the council, and has accused it of showing a bias against Israel, an ally of the U.S. The United Nations is stressing that human rights are "a pillar" of the organization's work and its secretary-general wants all member states to "engage actively" in the Human Rights Council and other parts of the U.N.'s "human rights architecture".

by | June 21, 2018 | 00:37

Disney said it expects to pay a total of about $35.7bn in cash and issue 343 million new shares to Fox shareholders, representing about a 19% stake in Disney , with the deal valued at $71.3bn. Comcast's offer was all cash. Disney had previously offered shares worth $28 each. In a call with analysts, Iger said he believes Disney's bid is superior to Comcast's from a regulatory perspective.

by | June 20, 2018 | 16:07

Malmo police said five men were wounded. Three people have died in all. "Those involved are to be considered as gang-members who are involved in serious organized crime", Sinteus said. "We didn't see it coming", he added. Police cordon off an area after four people were shot and injured on an open street in central Malmo, in southern Sweden, on June 18, 2018.

by | June 20, 2018 | 15:57

Blatter plans to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday and watch Portugal play Morocco in a World Cup soccer match, the spokesman said. I spoke with one of your colleagues at the Associated Press, he said that with Wales and Scotland together [England should submit a bid]. Blatter told Reuters in March he had been invited to attend the World Cup by Putin, with whom he has a long-standing close relationship, and he was "honored" to accept.

by | June 20, 2018 | 15:57

When officers arrived at the home they found five undocumented immigrants from Mexico and Honduras. While officials believe numerous people were in the country illegally (the driver, though, is apparently a USA citizen) there's nothing in any of the reporting that suggests officials suspected any of these people were risky or engaged in violent activities.

by | June 20, 2018 | 14:54

Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski raised eyebrows on Tuesday night because of why and how he cut off a fellow guest on CNN . Lewandowski's response sent Petkanas into a rage. Earlier Tuesday, a Mexican official said one of those children was a 10-year-old girl with Down syndrome. Their father, a United States resident, is trying to gain custody of them.

by | June 20, 2018 | 14:29

The incident occurred only hours after Bruno Mars closed the three-day festival with a headline set. It was still unclear whether there was a motive behind the crash, which happened near a camp site, or whether it was a hit-and-run accident.

by | June 20, 2018 | 14:14

Najibullah Kamawal, director of the health department in the eastern Nangarhar province, says another 65 people were wounded in Saturday's attack. The first formal nationwide ceasefire since the 2001 US-led invasion had sparked extraordinary scenes of Taliban fighters, security forces and civilians happily celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday together.

by | June 20, 2018 | 13:26

In another tweet on Tuesday, Trump accused Democrats of letting illegal immigrants, including gang members, " pour into and infest " the USA to court their votes. The immigration cuts will deny them much Democratic support, and the Republicans will have to unite the moderate and conservative wings of their fractious caucus.