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Author: 0 Israel has approved new settlements at the West Bank

A spokesman for United Nations chief Antonio Guterres expressed "disappointment and alarm" at the Israeli announcement. "The secretary general has consistently stressed that there is no Plan B for Israelis and Palestinians to live together in peace and security".

Global Media If we were racist, why would we have entire south: Tarun Vijay
Author: 0 If we were racist, why would we have entire south: Tarun Vijay

He further questioned, "If we are racist, why would we have the entire south (India)?" Facing an all-round backlash, especially on social media, the former editor of Panchjanya , a RSS-affiliated weekly, tendered an apology on Twitter. "Vijay's comments are amusing as not all people in the south India are dark-skinned and cited the example of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa", DMK MP T K S Elangovan said .

Global Media EU Expands Sanctions Against North Korea as Trump Meets Xi
Author: 0 EU Expands Sanctions Against North Korea as Trump Meets Xi

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson acknowledged the launch in a brief statement but said the USA had spoken enough about North Korea and would not comment further. Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the country lodged a strong protest over the launch. Pundits speculated as to whether Tillerson's statement signaled that the U.S.is now leaning towards war over diplomacy with North Korea, or whether it means the opposite-that the U.S.is pulling back from engaging with the issue.

Global Media Ravindra Gaikwad apologises, Air India lifts flying ban
Author: 0 Ravindra Gaikwad apologises, Air India lifts flying ban

Gaikwad had assaulted an Air India employee and had boastfully claimed on national TV about having hit him with his slipper 25 times. Speaking in the Lok Sabha on Thursday, he said, "I apologize to Parliament if I've caused any hurt, but not to the Air India official".

Author: 0 US comment terse on latest North Korea missile

USA officials said the missile appeared to be a liquid-fueled, extended-range Scud missile which only traveled a fraction of its range. And now, experts agree, North Korea is closing in on the ability to hit the United States with a missile, a goal that for decades has been the subject of Pyongyang's vivid propaganda posters.

Author: 0 Trump Says He and Xi Have 'Outstanding' Relationship

Many of those aggrieved workers helped Mr Trump win the November presidential election and he is under pressure to deliver on his promises to them. The only other foreign leader to be hosted at Mar-a-Lago during Trump's presidency so far is Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, a close USA ally.

Global Media 4 children among 9 civilians dead in US Syria strike
Author: 0 4 children among 9 civilians dead in US Syria strike

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy called President Trump's air strike in Syria an "ill-thought out military action " that violated the U.S. Constitution. "President Putin considers American strikes on Syria aggression against a sovereign state in violation of worldwide norms, and under an invented pretext", said the statement by the Kremlin press service posted on the official website.

Author: 0 North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile Into Sea Of Japan

Sinpo is home to a shipyard where North Korea is developing submarines. FILE - In this March 14, 2017 file photo, a U.S. Navy's F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter approaches the deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during the annual joint military exercise called Foal Eagle betwe.

Global Media Playing in Frozen Four has added meaning for Blackhawks prospects
Author: 0 Playing in Frozen Four has added meaning for Blackhawks prospects

The Pioneers controlled the first two periods scoring five of their goals on 29 shots. CHICAGO , IL - APRIL 06: Tanner Jaillet #36 of the Denver Pioneers makes a save against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during game two of the 2017 NCAA Division I Men's Hockey Championship Semifinal at the United Center on April 6, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.

Global Media Air Force: Pilot safe after F-16 crashes in Maryland
Author: 0 Air Force: Pilot safe after F-16 crashes in Maryland

We are told the pilot sustained non-life threatening injuries. No one on the ground was hurt. Military officials have the area locked down as they investigate the cause of the crash. The plane crashed about five or six miles southeast of National Harbor, in an unpopulated area, and the pilot safely ejected, the official said. CLINTON, Md.

Global Media Multiple violations found days before fatal blaze killed 3
Author: 0 Multiple violations found days before fatal blaze killed 3

Then on Monday, four perished and four were injured after an early morning blaze destroyed a West Oakland residential building that housed 80-100 people. According to the Mercury News , the City of Oakland has received 20 complaints about pests, electrical issues, mold, trash, graffiti, floors caving in, roof leaks and other blight issues.

Global Media Trump to host Xi at his Florida residence next week
Author: 0 Trump to host Xi at his Florida residence next week

He also endorsed the "One China " policy, which has governed the fragile relations between the United States, China and Taiwan for decades, after questioning its legitimacy shortly after his election. In a further sign that Mr Trump could complicate his meeting with Mr Xi, the U.S. commerce department announced it was launching a review over whether China should be considered a market economy.

Global Media According to CNN, two US Navy warships armed with tomahawk
Author: 0 According to CNN, two US Navy warships armed with tomahawk

There is no indication yet what the warship's intentions are or if it is headed on a collision course with the two Navy destroyers. Fox News is now reporting a Russian warship is heading toward the two U.S. This comes as the USA has jets flying missions against the Islamic State terrorist group in eastern Syria mere miles from Russian jets in western Syria supporting Syrian President Bashar Assad.

Global Media Haley to UN: US 'prepared to do more' in Syria
Author: 0 Haley to UN: US 'prepared to do more' in Syria

The bombing represents Mr. Trump's most dramatic military order since taking office and thrusts the USA administration deeper into the complex Syrian conflict. The British government says it was informed in advance about the strike and firmly supports the American action. "We all know that chemical weapons are condemned internationally and that anyone who uses them commits a war crime", Merkel said, calling the United States response "limited and targeted".

Author: 0 Tornado Confirmed In Warren Co

Damage included trees snapped and a light tower damaged in Arlington, trees uprooted along the tidal basin and roof damage in Washington , according to the weather service. About 1-3 inches will be possible at around 2,500 feet. Damage assessments are now being undertaken by the NWS and local authorities. "We need power back", Cullbreath said by phone.

Global Media North Korea fired medium-range ballistic missile
Author: 0 North Korea fired medium-range ballistic missile

Pacific Command said it detected and tracked what it assessed as North Korean missile launched from land near the eastern city of Sinpo. "We have no further comment ", Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement. -China summit in Florida, Trump had threatened to use crucial trade ties with China to pressure Beijing into more action on North Korea. The North is set to feature prominently on the agenda when U.S.